12 All-Inclusive Montego Bay Resorts – A Unique Jamaican Experience | RatesToTravel

World-renowned for its sun-soaked beaches, reggae beats, signature Jerk cuisine and year-round sunshine, Jamaica’s Montego Bay boasts all the ingredients for a fun tropical vacation. You can marvel at colourful underwater marine life on a diving or snorkelling tour, play on championship golf courses or go zip-lining through the jungle.

With over 400 million annual visitors to HotelsCombined, we’ve discovered the best all-inclusive resorts in Montego Bay where the only time you’ll lift a finger is to order another drink. Get away from it all at these opulent waterfront retreats offering on-site perks, such as swim-up bars, gourmet restaurants and luxe day spas.

Secrets Wild Orchid

Set on a picturesque peninsula, Secrets Wild Orchid is nestled on a kilometre of private beach that leads to the waters of Montego Bay. Suites feature British colonial decor, king-size beds, soaking tubs and private balconies, while some upgraded suites add direct pool access. For an oceanfront balcony with a Jacuzzi, splurge on the Presidential Suite.

Lounge at the infinity pool or sign up for a sail boating excursion, then visit The Promenade for nightly shows in the theatre. Dig into Jamaican Caribbean cuisine at Blue Mountain or late-night bites at the 24-hour Coco Cafe or arrange a romantic meal on the beach. Need a change of scenery? All guests have access to Secret St. James next door, while Preferred Club guests can also visit Breathless Montego Bay.

Resort Highlights

  • Limitless access to gourmet a la carte dining options with the Unlimited-Luxury package.
  • Seaweed wraps, Swedish massages and couple’s treatments at Secrets Spa.
  • The 24-hour room services and pool and beach wait service.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 417 – USD 2,011
Guest Rating: 8.7
Address: Lot 59 Freeport, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Secrets St James

Eight kilometres from Sangster International Airport, Secrets St James is located on a peninsula overlooking the Caribbean Sea. Enjoy romance on a budget in the Junior Suite Garden View, which features a king-size bed and furnished balcony, or upgrade to a Junior Suite Ocean Front for a private balcony overlooking the ocean. The Preferred Club Master Suite Ocean Front adds a large living room and two-person whirlpool on its oceanfront balcony.

In addition to a luxurious infinity pool and the nearby White Witch Golf Course, you have access to the world-class Secrets Spa, a gaming lounge, cigar shop and open-air theatre with live events. Sign up for cooking classes, windsurfing or snorkelling, then enjoy seafood specialties at the waterfront Oceana or kick back at the Cuban-themed Piano Bar. 

Resort Highlights

  • The spa’s Aromatherapy Salt Glow and Tropical Oasis Body Wrap.
  • Top-shelf spirits and beers served at the beachside Barracuda bar.
  • An air-conditioned gaming lounge with slot machines and table games.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 406 – USD 900
Guest Rating: 8.4
Address: Lot 59A Freeport, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Breathless Montego Bay

Breathless Montego Bay is a 150-suite tropical oasis with an alluring rooftop pool and bar offering unobstructed views of the mountains and bay. There are also pool parties, waterspouts, live music and beach lounging available. When hunger strikes, visit Bare Buns Grill for Jamaican specialties or Fish Nets for grilled seafood before joining the party at the swim-up bar Freestyle with live DJs.

Tech-savvy geeks will love setting the room lighting, controlling the curtains and ordering 24-hour room service from a tablet. Other amenities include stocked mini bars, coffee makers and furnished balconies or terraces with a soaking tub. Need complete pampering? Stay in the Xhale Club Ocean View for butler services.

Resort Highlights

  • A private terrace with direct pool access in the Xhale Club Junior Suite Swim Up.
  • Plush loungers and island views at Altitude Rooftop Bar.
  • The massage cabins, Jacuzzis, yoga facility, sauna and steam room at Spa by Pevonia.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 476 – USD 1,359
Guest Rating: No Rating
Address: Sunset Drive Montego Freeport, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Zoetry Montego Bay

Zoetry Montego Bay is a boutique resort in the upscale Rose Hall neighbourhood, just steps from the sparkling Caribbean Sea. The Junior Suite Tropical View features a king-size bed and garden views, while the Junior Suite Ocean View with Soaking Tub adds a private balcony with a Jacuzzi and Caribbean Sea views.

Connect with nature on the private beach, rejuvenate with a pampering treatment at the spa or clear your mind with meditation and yoga. Experience world-famous jerk chicken and pork at Jerky Jo’s or enjoy the ocean breeze from the spacious deck at Coyoba, which serves gourmet international cuisines. When you’re ready to explore, sign up for a day trip to nearby attractions, such as Dunn’s River Falls, Appleton Rum Factory or Cinnamon Hill Golf Course.

Resort Highlights

  • Gourmet restaurants, top-shelf spirits, entertainment and wellness perks included in the Endless Privileges package.
  • The spa’s yoga facility, meditation area and outdoor massage cabins.
  • The Mediterranean cuisine and Caribbean Sea views at Canoa restaurant.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 404 – USD 1,403
Guest Rating: No Rating
Address: Mahoey Bay, Ironshore Main Rd, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort and Spa

Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort and Spa boasts an array of alluring on-site facilities, from a full-service spa and two swimming pools to private beachside cabanas and a Kids Club. Dining options range from authentic Jamaican delicacies at Cricket’s Beach Grill to American comfort foods at Fiery Pelican Outdoor Grill, while nothing beats the tropical cocktails served poolside at Rum Runner Bar.

Choose from an Oceanfront Junior Suite with a stocked mini bar, flat-screen TV and large sitting area or upgrade to the One Bedroom Oceanfront Suite for a fully-equipped kitchen, washer and dryer and private balcony with Caribbean Sea views. Got a big group? There are two and three-bedroom oceanfront villas available.

Resort Highlights

  • The Himalayan Salt Lounge and SALT Room at the on-site spa.
  • Healthy smoothies at Ortanique Cafe & Juice Bar and sweet treats at The Sugar Cane Coffee & Ice Cream.
  • A 10-minute drive from Rose Hall, one of Jamaica’s most historic plantation homes.

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 322 – USD 1,320
Guest Rating: 9.1
Address: Rose Hall, St. James, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall

Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall is a beautiful beachfront resort with a backdrop of the verdant Blue Mountains. King rooms feature king-size beds, furnished balconies and floor-to-ceiling windows with black-out shades, while Ocean View Kings add ocean views from private balconies. For direct access to a semi-private pool, upgrade to the One Bedroom Ocean View Swim-Up Suite.

Sunbathe at the pool or stroll the sugar-white shoreline, then tuck into a wood-fired pizza at Di Roza restaurant or enjoy traditional jerk chicken and pork at Barefoot Jerkz. Kids will love the KidZ club, while adults can enjoy a day at the spa or listen to live piano music at Striz bar. Set sail on a catamaran, catch a wave on a boogie board or take a boat tour of the Luminous Lagoon at night.

Resort Highlights

  • Stirz’s signature Bob Marley frozen drink served in layers of green, yellow and red.
  • Endless skewers of succulent grilled meats at Brazil restaurant.
  • Daily activities include ping-pong tournaments, beach volleyball, dance lessons and water sports.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 381 – USD 920
Guest Rating: No Rating
Address: One Ritz-Carlton Drive, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Royalton Blue Waters All Inclusive

Set on a white-sand beach along White Bay, Royalton Blue Waters All Inclusive lures sun-seekers in with its sparkling lazy river. All rooms include a Royalton Signature DreamBed, a flat-screen TV and complimentary Wi-Fi, while upgraded Diamond Club rooms add whirlpool tubs and swim-up access. The two and three-bedroom suites can accommodate up to eight guests.

There’s a Clubhouse for little ones and a Hangout Teens Club, while parents can enjoy a facial or massage at The Royal Spa. The entire family will love the island cuisine at Jerk Hut, Tex-Mex dishes at Armadillo and teppanyaki at Zen, as well as live performances at the open-air theatre. Don’t miss the weekly All-In White Party for a night of music, dancing and choreographed dance shows. The resort also offers complimentary access to the adjacent Royalton White Sands.

Resort Highlights

  • Introductory scuba diving lessons offered in the pool.
  • Pastries, cakes and ice-cream at Scoops Gelato & Caffe Lounge.
  • The open kitchen and succulent steaks at Hunter Steakhouse.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 787 – USD 1,266
Guest Rating: No Rating
Address: Mountain Spring, Trelawny, A1, Montego Bay, JM, Falmouth, Jamaica

Royalton White Sands - All Inclusive Montego Bay

Overlooking White Bay, Royalton White Sands – All Inclusive Montego Bay is a kid-friendly resort with a water park. Luxury Rooms feature balconies with ocean views, stocked mini bars and 24-hour room service, while the Luxury Family Suite caters to families with a sofa bed, bunk beds, two separate living areas and a large bathroom with a Jacuzzi.

Devour global cuisine, from fresh sushi at Jade and Mediterranean dishes at Opa! to West Indian cuisine at Calypso. Teens can enjoy game consoles, snorkelling and kayaking at Hangout Teens Club, while active travellers will appreciate the tranquil pool and sunrise yoga sessions. Feeling adventurous? Join a River Tubing and Blue Hole tour.

Resort Highlights

  • The pirate-themed water park with water sprays, slides and a splash pad.
  • The full range of massage, body and facial treatments at Royal Spa.
  • Italian comfort food classics at Grazie Italian Trattoria.

Star Rating: 4*
Price: USD 299 – USD 1,915
Guest Rating: No Rating
Address: Highway A1; Mountain Spring, Montego Bay, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Round Hill Hotel & Villas

Round Hill Hotel & Villas is a beautiful beachfront resort nestled on a former sugarcane plantation. Luxury villas overlook Round Hill Bay and include cathedral ceilings, private balconies, soaking tubs and four-poster beds, while boutique oceanfront villas range from two to six bedrooms and include open-air living spaces and private pools.

Grab snorkel gear and explore the colourful reefs right from the beach or take a guided glass-bottom boat ride with the family. At night, attend one of the nightly themed parties, including a “welcome” rum punch and buffet bonfire on Mondays and live Calypso music on Saturday. To experience utter relaxation, book a treatment (or two) at the luxurious Spa at Round Hill.

Resort Highlights

  • Juicy burgers, rum punch and Red Stripe served at Seaside Terrace and Beach Bar.
  • The spa’s oceanfront gazebo, pool terrace and Yoga Pavilion.
  • A Pineapple Kids Club and 7-Up Club with organised activities.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 349 – USD 1,836
Guest Rating: 9.4
Address: Route A1 Round Hill Bluff, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Iberostar Grand Rose Hall

Set on a white-sand beach, Iberostar Grand Rose Hall is an adults-only resort tucked away in a secluded northern-shore enclave. Suites include butler services and private terraces, while Superior Suites are the closest to the beach and hotel pools. You can enjoy a moonlit swim before heading to bed in the Outdoor Pool Suite or upgrade to the opulent Presidential Suite for a covered terrace with a Jacuzzi.

HotelsCombined visitors rave about the hotel’s on-site dining options, which include Japanese cuisine at Kiniro, surf-and-turf dishes at Galleon and pizza and pasta at La Toscana. Enjoy drinks poolside or world-class spa services at Spa Sensations, then take in a show at the theatre or enjoy a nightcap at the Hemingway bar.

Resort Highlights

  • An infinity pool with a lazy river and Jacuzzi.
  • Live music and theatre performances before and after dinner.
  • A 10-minute drive from the White Witch and Cinnamon Hill golf courses.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 524 – USD 1,560
Guest Rating: 9.2
Address: Rose Hall Main Road, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Half Moon

Set on three kilometres of beachfront, Half Moon is home to elegant rooms, suites and villas with Caribbean Sea views. Ocean Rooms feature king-size beds, private patios and direct access to the beach, while the Ocean Junior Suite adds a spacious living area. For a private pool, cook and butler, stay in the opulent seven-bedroom Rose Hall Villas.

Feel the sand between your toes at the white-sand beach or start your day with outdoor yoga, then enjoy a decadent soak and scrub at Fern Tree Spa. Feast on Jamaican cuisine at the award-winning Sugar Mill, one of Jamaica’s best restaurants or sip cocktails at sunset at Cedar Bar. If you’re looking for a thrill, sign up zip-lining, ATV tours and river tubing at Good Hope Estate or visit the resort’s on-site Half Moon Equestrian Centre.

Resort Highlights

  • Internationally-themed buffets and nightly entertainment at Seagrape Terrace. 
  • The spa’s overwater cabanas, aromatherapy steam and sauna rooms.
  • An award-winning 18-hole championship course.

Star Rating:5 *
Price: USD 329 – USD 2,180
Guest Rating: 8.9
Address: Rose Hall, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Sandals Royal Caribbean All Inclusive Resort & Private Island

Sandals Royal Caribbean All Inclusive Resort & Private Island is a couples-only retreat that offers a secluded setting. Romantic rooms boast flat-screen TVs and four-poster beds, while upgraded rooms feature beachfront locations, private balconies, butler services and infinity pools. Stay in the Over-the-Water Private Island Butler Honeymoon Bungalow for an outdoor soaking tub, over-water hammock and direct water access.

Hop aboard a boat to visit the resort’s private offshore island, which has a swim-up pool bar, aromatic Thai cuisine at Royal Thai and beachside massages at Red Lane Spa. Travelling with the kids? You’re only a 10-minute drive from the crystalline waters of Doctor’s Cave Beach.

Resort Highlights

  • British favourites, such as Fish ’N Chips and Bangers ’N Mash at Cricketers Pub.
  • Day and night entertainment, including live shows, beach parties and bonfires.
  • Complimentary access to facilities at Sandals Montego Bay and Sandals Inn.

Star Rating: 5*
Price: USD 1,299 – USD 3,105
Guest Rating: 9
Address: Mahoe Bay, Montego Bay, Jamaica

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Montego Bay offers a relaxed, worry-free vacation with its alluring all-inclusive resorts. Not only is this tropical paradise blessed with white-sand beaches, Jamaican culture and outdoor activities, but its collection of all-inclusive resorts boast opulent facilities. These holiday havens are the perfect flop-and-drop destinations, thanks to their sparkling outdoor pools, relaxing day spas and water sports.

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Author: Charity De Souza

Born and raised in Orlando, Florida, I have been travelling with my battered backpack full-time for over a decade. My favourite travel memories include skydiving in Switzerland, wine tasting in Portugal, road tripping through Iceland, snorkelling in Indonesia and watching a sunset in the Sahara Desert.