The Ian Fleming Villa at GoldenEye


007 heaven


Hallowed ground





At The Ian Fleming Villa on Jamaica’s gilded Goldeneye estate, you’ll want tomorrow to never die – not when the property is such a spectacular spectre. The world’s most famous spy was created at a desk within these four walls, probably with the help of several martinis. It’s adjacent to the famous hotel, but this secluded sanctuary will feel like its own private island, with a beach, pool and tropical gardens, with a super-squad staff that keeps things ticking over as if M were supervising. The history and intrigue is palpable, and even a few genuine 007s have passed through (we’re looking at you, Pierce Brosnan). It’s a Dr Yes from us.

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First Glance

  • The original villa, as designed by Ian Fleming himself (with a few makeovers over the years).
  • The living and dining areas lead out into the gardens, with some awaiting sea views.
  • Fully equipped kitchen and bar.
  • Private beach, pool and media room.
  • Dedicated staff, including a butler, housekeeper and cook.

Villa highlights

  • James Bond-flavoured bolthole
  • Private beach
  • Super staff

Sleeping arrangements

  • The villa sleeps up to 10 across five bedrooms: three in the main house and two in standalone cottages.
  • The 30sq m master 007 room has a king-size bed, an outdoor shower, an indoor shower and a claw-foot bath tub, along with huge sea-framing windows.
  • The 36sq m 008 room has twin beds, indoor and outdoor showers, and a claw-foot bath tub.
  • The 24sq m 009 room has a queen-size bed, an indoor shower, a claw-foot bath tub and a shower outside.
  • The 71sq m Pool House (one of the cottages) has a king-size bed, a claw-foot bath tub with a shower, an outdoor rain shower and a pool-facing veranda.
  • The 45sq m Sweet Spot cottage has its own sea-facing veranda, a king-size bed, a shower over a claw-foot tub, and a shower outside.

Key kit

  • WiFi.
  • Sonos sound-system.


  • The pool has a sloping entrance (no ladders needed), with a maximum depth of four feet.


  • Many celebrities have stalked these grounds before you, and they probably enjoyed meals under the shade of the sea-facing almond tree or a cocktail party as much as you will.
  • The villa has its own beach (hello, feet-in-the-sand suppers), and you’ll also have access to Goldeneye’s stretches of shore.
  • Private parking.


  • The villa is next to the village of Oracabessa on the northern coast of Jamaica.
  • It’s about two hours by car to Sangster airport in Montego Bay, and two and a half hours to Norman Manley in Kingston.
  • Ian Fleming has a namesake airport for private domestic flights to land at 10 minutes away.
  • The property has its own beach, but you can also enjoy lunch at Button Beach and swims at Low Cay.

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