Innkeeper - Elise Yap, a  third generation Hakka Chinese
Jamaican with a some German genes floating around
courtesy of her maternal grandmother, has been involved in
the tourism industry for over 24 years.

Born and raised in Kingston, Jamaica with a multi-cultural
heritage, Elise is in tune with her homeland, the many facets
of the Jamaican culture and her fellow Jamaicans. She
delights in sharing her intimate knowledge and love of
Jamaica with visitors from all over the world.
A tiny, charming whirlwind of energy, she's passionate about
life and delights in exchanging thoughts and ideas on a wide
range of topics.  With her natural concern for everyone, Elise
makes an ideal host for your dream Jamaican vacation.

After a major spiritual rebirth 9 years ago, she was led to
Bread Basket Ministries, a Christian Non Profit
Charity that serves destitute children, families and the aged
in the surrounding neighbourhoods of Ocho Rios.
Elise's brother, Darryl, is The Blue House's "Barefoot

A big "Teddy Bear" of a guy, our Barefoot Chef regularly
reaps rave reviews for his tremendously gifted, God-given
culinary skills.

Darryl is happiest when he is enthusiastically whipping
up a variety of delectable delights in his kitchen or when
he's relaxed and chatting with a glass of Appleton Reserve
in his hand.

His specialities include mouth watering Jamaican, Hakka
Chinese, Cuban, Italian, American and Continental
cuisine. He's also mastered a variety of delectable desserts.

Left to right:
Maintenance, Grounds & Security
Elise: Innkeeper and Sergeant Major in Charge
Darryl: The Barefoot Chef
Gloria: Darryl's and Elise's Mom, the Frangi Pani Lady
Orlando: Bartender/Waiter/Kitchen Staff - "Magic" - The Juice Man
Shanna Kay: Assistant Housekeeper and Laundress, the Cutie-Pie of our Team
Marlon: Orlando's adopted 'Little Brother" and understudy
Corline: Housekeeping Supervisor and Mother of the Blue House Clan
Owayne: Maintenance, Grounds & Security

Our team members all multi-task to ensure you leave The Blue House with memories of a great vacation. We are
always happy to stop and chat awhile and are eager to please. So, please do let us know how we can contribute to
making your vacation special.

Come indulge in a
luxury Jamaica
vacation or romantic
tropical getaway at
Bed & Breakfast Villa
Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Our award winning B&B
is a great choice if you
prefer small Caribbean
Boutique Hotels over
impersonal all-inclusives.
About Us
"Come to Me, all who are
weary and heavy laden,
and I will give you rest."

Matthew 11:28-30
has this to say about
The Blue House,

‎"SUPERB deluxe B&B
with immaculate,
tasteful rooms.

The highlight is
possibly the best
cooking on
the island
traditional Chinese
and Indian styles.

Breakfast and dinner
are served family-
style, while the genial
hosts are a mine of
information and offer
islandwide tours.

A pool and nearby
river bathing are
great for relaxation."
Telephone: (876) 994-1367 or 974-1569
P.O. Box 6189, Ocho Rios P.O., Ocho Rios, St. Ann, Jamaica W.I.
Ocho Rios Jamaica Luxury Caribbean Guest House/Holiday Lodging & Vacation Travel Guide
Luxury Boutique Bed & Breakfast Villa, Ocho Rios, Jamaica

Small affordable luxury boutique hotel for discerning travellers and foodie vacations.

Christian holiday lodgings in White River Estates, St Mary,
on the Caribbean Island of Jamaica, two miles east of Ocho Rios.