About Us

Meet Our Host & Staff

Host, owner & head designer


Poetreef Villa is an extension of Bart’s admiration for Jamaica; its beautiful beaches, picturesque landscapes, delicious cuisine, friendly people and vibrant culture.

Be sure to have a drink with Bart if you see him during your stay. His drink of choice, Coconut Water with Appleton Rum, both Jamaican delicacies, of course!

head chef

Chef Andy

Experience Jamaica’s diverse culinary and beverage offerings by our world class Chef Andy. Chef Andy has been with the Poetreef Villa family for 2 years.

Chef Andy loves experimenting with food and beverage pairings, trying new recipes and perfecting his culinary expertise. He has an exceptional eye for picking the best fruits and vegetables.

Whether you want an authentic Jamaican culinary experience, continental cuisine or tropical cocktail; Chef Andy has tasty meals and drinks waiting for you to enjoy.

Be sure to try his ackee and saltfish and freshly squeezed Otaheite Apple Juice.

house manager


Aaron is the house manager at Poetreef. Aaron ensures your stay is customized and exactly as you desire it to be. From welcoming you at arrival with a rum punch in hand to ensuring your excursions are booked, travel is arranged, and meals are served on point in the best locations around Poetreef, Aaron takes care of it all. You will be welcomed with one of the most genuine smiles in Jamaica.

The service you receive from Aaron is unmatched and most guests depart counting him as a genuine friend.

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1 Room , 1 Adult , 0 Children