MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica --- The four-star, 50-room Coyaba Beach Resort & Spa purchased Country, Country, a 14-cottage beachfront property in Negril, Jamaica and will rename it Country Country Beach Cottages, offering a moderate pricing structure.

Rates will run $100 per night, double, including breakfast, tax and service charges. Guests of Coyaba and Country Country can use the facilities at both resorts at no charge.

The colonial-style studio and one-bedroom cottages at Country Country feature zinc roofs, balconies, rustic furnishings and gardens; facilities include water sports, a club room for casual dining and the Bamboo Beach Bar & Grill for more formal dining. Oliver Oertel, Coyaba's chef, will supervise the menus at Country Country as well.

For details, visit; for reservations at either Coyaba or Country Country, call (800) 237-3237.

To contact reporter Gay Nagle Myers, send e-mail to [email protected].

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