In the February 2016 issue of Spirituality & Health there is a feature article about great vacations for multi-generational families. Featured in the article is GoldenEye and highlighted are its kid-friendly activities like yoga and coconut carving in addition to the adult-centric options.
Tucked into the pages of the February 2016 issue of Travel & Leisure you’ll find an insider tip from GoldenEye founder, Chris Blackwell. Blackwell shares how to find the inside track to a part of Jamaican culture many vacationing in the island country never experience: sound-system dances. Blackwell describes the outdoor parties as outlandish and […]
In this Elle Decor Special Edition Chris Blackwell is front and center as the magazine profiled him in a unique way: looking at his own history professionally and geographically and how this has shaped his handling of the Island Outpost properties. Rather than a megastructure that overtakes the landscape the focus is on gorgeous but […]
The December 2015 issue of Departures included the announcement that travelers may now book the two bedroom cottage on the property of Chris Blackwell’s farm, Pantrepant. The farm, 2,500 acres on Jamaica, is an organic farm and the source for all farm-to-table meals offered at the resort.
Watch Journal’s Hollywood Issue perfectly sums up why Goldeneye is the ideal choice for a vacation in Jamaica. Besides the attraction of being the birthplace of Bond, the resort’s high style and luxury appointments are a huge break from the oft-overcrowded Jamaica many travelers experience. Goldeneye is not a crowded resort with buffet meals and […]
This article highlights celebrity musical super-couple Beyonce and Jay-Z’s favorite places to travel. The couple regularly travels and when recently in Jamaica they enjoyed time relaxing and refreshing at GoldenEye. The Villa, former home of Ian Fleming, is where the author wrote fourteen of his highly successful James Bond novels. Beyonce and Jay-Z enjoyed the […]
The November 2015 issue of AFAR Magazine brought Goldeneye to the forefront in a piece showing off the “cool factor” of the resort. Not only was it the home of Ian Fleming, who wrote more than ten James Bond novels, but it’s where Fleming came up with the character. Add to this Chris Blackwell purchasing […]
Departures has its finger on the pulse of travel and recognizes opportunities for travelers to gain a richer experience by suggesting accommodations based on events. In their November-December 2015 issue they let readers know that Goldeneye is the perfect spot to escape colder weather of winter especially because it is adding 26 octagonal beach huts […]
Conde Nast Traveler recently highlighted Island Outpost in their “Word of Mouth” section. Billed as the section where travel writers write about the places they “can’t stop talking about”, Conde Nast profiled the luxurious, food and lifestyle-centric experience vacationers who choose to stay at Pantrepant enjoy. This farmstead, located in the west of Jamaica, is […]
This feature in WestJet provides a photo series and narrative by Alain Hottat and Charmaine Noronha balancing the brilliance of the photos with a keenly focused essay about Goldeneye, the former home of James Bond creator Ian Fleming. The piece delves into the history of Fleming, what brought him to the lush landscape of Jamaica […]
This profile in Elle highlights one of the bedroom properties at Goldeneye as the perfect spot for a honeymoon. The rhythmic soundtrack of the sea washing upon the shore is the perfect background to enjoying the property – a must visit for lovers of James Bond. With ample opportunities for water sports like paddle boarding, […]
Man of the World sat down for an intimate interview with Chris Blackwell, the man behind Island Outpost. Blackwell was born in London but spent his childhood on Jamaica before being sent to boarding school. An innovator he delved into the music industry, dabbling in juke boxes before founding Island Records. Blackwell’s love for Jamaica […]