|Apartment (3 bedrooms) outside of centre||$539.33|
|Imported beer at restaurant||$2.20|
|Chicken breasts at the market||$3.51|
|Monthly Pass (local transport)||$22.47|
|Apartment (1 bedroom) outside of centre||$157.30|
Stony Hill neighborhood is a small residential town in Surrey Province, which is found to the North of Kingston city. The latest census report shows that it has an average population of about 8,500 people, most of who work in local manufacturing factories spread across the territory. The St. Andrew’s Children Rehabilitation Center is also found in this region. Stony is also a busy docking port for both local and international traders, particularly famous for export of large, milky coconuts and healthy bananas. Tourists also visit this area every year owing to its sweet sunny weather that remains stable throughout, plus there are also cheap flights to Stony Hill that you can get at very friendly rates.
In addition, the Blue Hills are a series of mountainous ranges that can be seen from a distance. They include one of Jamaica’s highest peak which rises 7,402 feet above sea level. Visitors are allowed to hike the summit provided there’s a tour guide to assist them. From this inclination, both the South and North Coast are discernible provided the day is clear. If your eyes are sharp enough, then Cuba’s beach area can also be seen from this point.
A short distance off is the famous Sabina Park, which is believed to be official home of Jamaica’s Cricket Club. Though it’s located in a dry micro climate territory, the pitch has for years been considered a world-class playground and some award winning athletes have also trained here. Some few years back it officially hosted the MCC squad for a 2nd Test Contest with the West Indies Team. You can get cheap flights to Stony Hill by first connecting to the capital city, and then taking a private cab to the region which is less than an hour’s drive when using the central highway.
Some popular hotels in Stony Hill include the Altamont Court Resort, Courtleigh Suites, Terrace Hotel and the Knutsford Inn. Though they vary a lot in terms of services being offered, one thing that cuts across them all is the level of comfort. Visitors are guaranteed the best stay of their life in these modern hotels. They have great features such as DSTV, hot shower and free breakfast for those who make their room reservations early.