Retreat Archives

Chris Blackwell’s Jamaican Retreat

The Island Records founder and hotelier shares his love for Jamaica through his latest homegrown hit—his farm. ONE LOVE | The stone farmhouse at Pantrepant, one of Blackwell’s favorite retreats. ‘I fell in love with the tree,’ he says. ‘So I bought the tree as well as everything that came with it.’ NEARLY A QUARTER […]

A Holiday Mountain Spa Retreat with Soul

This holiday season, travelers leave the snow drifts behind for a different kind of mountain – lush and green, the Blue Mountains of Jamaica await at the secluded spa retreat Strawberry Hill. The mountaintop destination and its new concept Strawberry Hill Living rejuvenate the body and stimulate the spirit – perfect for guests seeking a […]

Compass Point in the Bahamas Joins Island Outpost’s Properties

NASSAU, Bahamas (November 1, 2006) – Originally created by Island Records founder Chris Blackwell as he produced hits for the music industry’s most prolific artists, Compass Point, the chic and sexy Bahamas retreat in Nassau, is a contemporary sanctuary that inspires creativity and romance. Now, in an exciting announcement, Compass Point is joining Blackwell’s Island […]

Wellness. Divine Dining. Serenity.

Strawberry Hill – a luxurious, mountaintop retreat in the heart of Jamaica’s Blue Mountains – offers Fifth Night Free for travel through December 15, 2005 JAMAICA – September 13, 2005 – Strawberry Hill, the luxurious mountaintop retreat part of record-mogul Chris Blackwell’s unique Island Outpost collection of hip hideaways in Jamaica and The Bahamas, announces […]