Jamaica: Where To Stay

Jamaica: Where To Stay

Editor’s picks for where to stay in Jamaica.

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Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall and Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall
The adults-only Hyatt Zilara and family-friendly Hyatt Ziva are paradise for golfers and beach lovers, overlooking the Caribbean Sea and located only 15 minutes from Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay. Vacationers staying at either location receive complimentary greens fees for one of two courses. Stays include free airport transfers and special treatment in the complimentary airport arrivals lounge.

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Beaches Ocho Rios: A Spa, Golf & Waterpark Resort
With a private white-sand beach and all-ages champion golf course, this family-friendly resort is the perfect pairing of “surf and turf.” Parents magazine proclaims this to be one of its Top 10 Best Beach resorts — unsurprising when you consider the Pirates Island Waterpark. Its winding waterslides might even tempt mom and dad to go for a ride.

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Royalton Blue Waters
Imagine hotel rooms with private swim-out pools or views of the ocean along the coveted shores of Montego Bay. And that’s just the beginning. This family-friendly resort provides play all around the property with games, mascots, a waterpark complete with slides, a lazy river and evening performances at an open-air theatre.

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Iberostar Rose Hall Suites
Located 20 minutes from Montego Bay Airport, Iberostar Rose Hall Suites welcomes both families and couples. Offering four specialty restaurants, an international buffet and five bars, this hotel is a food lover’s dream. Take a dip in one of six pools, and let the kids have a blast at the splash park. Or, gather the family for a relaxing float down the lazy river before catching a show at the theater at night.

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Riu Palace Jamaica
Escape to a place of pure tranquility. Riu Palace Jamaica is an adults-only, all-inclusive paradise featuring sun-kissed beaches, a world-class spa and exquisite restaurants. With Montego Bay and Glistening Bay nearby, you’ll discover the treasures of the region in no time. Plus, with the Montego Bay airport less than two miles away, you won’t have to wait long to begin your time in paradise.

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Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort & Spa
Modern design and luxurious facilities collide on the northern coast of Jamaica. Be transported to a state of bliss, natural surroundings and turquoise-blue waters at Grand Palladium Jamaica Resort & Spa. Here, you can tantalize your taste buds with something new every day – with seven a la carte restaurants, there’s always something new to try in this tropical paradise.

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Riu Negril
Newly remodeled with a slick, contemporary style, the Hotel Riu Negril has updated 420 rooms and features new restaurants, bars and children’s areas. Fill up on exotic fare at the new Asian restaurant, Mandalay, or treat your taste buds to something special at the new Kulinarium, where chefs use local produce to combine modern cuisine with Caribbean favorites.

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Moon Palace Jamaica 
Sparkling Caribbean waters, silk-sand beaches and breathtaking landscapes are just a few words to describe Moon Palace Jamaica. Located close to Ocho Rios, a stay at this resort comes equipped with anything you may need. With complimentary round-trip transfers to the airport and 24-hour room service, the friendly staff will make you feel like royalty during your stay.

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Meliá Braco Village
Private colonial villa meets Caribbean Sea breezes at this luxuriously intimate resort. It’s perfect for couples and families looking to relax on a private beach. You can sample a bit of everything at the bar, buffet and five a la carte restaurants offering a variety of international cuisine. The central location between Ocho Rios and Montego Bay provides easy access to the island’s key attractions.

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Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort & Private Island
This all-inclusive Montego Bay retreat offers a broad range of amenities and activities such as scuba diving, kayaking, stand-up paddleboarding and sailing. What’s more, the Over-The-Water Villas and a private island make Sandals Royal Caribbean a true personal sanctuary.