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Jamaica is known for its sandy beaches and crisp blue waters. Nowhere offers all of that and more quite like Half Moon Jamaica.
Half Moon acts as a whole separate oasis apart from the rest of society. Taking up 400 acres and two miles of beach, guests will feel like they’re on their own separate island. No two accommodations are exactly alike at Half Moon and each one offers a unique experience. The resort rooms have a private patio that overlook the beautifully manicured gardens while the ocean rooms provide a view of the breathtaking sea. The prestige ocean room are found in quaint two-story cottages and the estate ocean rooms are in grand estate houses with private patios or wrap-around balconies. These are only a few examples of the suites that are offered and guests can even choose to stay in private villas.
There will never be dull moments during a visit. Half Moon offers everything from horseback riding to scuba diving and anything in between. There is even a fitness center with personal training sessions available. There is even a children’s village for the kids to engage in supervised activities and sports. The Fern Tree Spa offers indulgent massages and skincare treatments in a natural oasis. The Spa even offers a gentlemen’s package so no one feels neglected.
Half Moon is one of the most romantic destinations in the world, making it a perfect wedding venue. With teams of wedding planners to create the perfect day, everything is sure to go off without a hitch when guests get hitched with Weddings by Half Moon.
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First opened in 1954, the resort is one of the most recognized and admired luxurious accommodations in all of the Caribbean. With an elegant colonial style, it has attracted some of the world’s most famous people, including John F. Kennedy, Spike Lee, David Bowie and Morgan Freeman. As recognition of its popularity and excellent service, it has been presented with numerous awards like Jamaica’s Leading Hotel and Caribbean’s Leading Golf Resort.
A trip to the resort is never complete without feasting on contemporary Jamaican cuisine at Sugar Mill. Using locally sourced fresh ingredients, dishes such as grilled lobster tail and wagyu striploin can be ordered. Embracing the history of the site’s sugar cane plantation, which opened in the 17th century, it is an ideal destination for a memorable dinner. Reservations are required, with a semi-formal dress code including no shorts.
Enthusiastic trainers run kickboxing, aerobics, spin, body sculpting and core workouts. A range of yoga styles can be enjoyed including detox, restorative, Hatha and Vinyasa. There are also Pilates, meditation and Latin dance classes to help connect your mind and body. Practice your swimming stokes in the Olympic Lap Pool, or take a tennis lesson with a professional coach. Equipment is also available to play beach volleyball, squash, soccer, basketball and croquet. Guided bike and walking tours provide a chance to see the surrounding scenery.
The use of paddle boats, kayaks and snorkel equipment is complimentary in the price of your reservation. You can also partake in windsurfing, parasailing, wakeboarding, banana boat rides and deep sea fishing for additional fees.
The children’s programs introduce youngsters to Jamaican culture with language lessons and traditional crafts. Sand castle building, storytelling and crab hunts are also fun. There is a cool hangout area for teenagers featuring video consoles, table tennis, foosball and a dance lounge. Take the kids to the Equestrian Center where they can see the horses in the stable and go on a pony ride. The park also houses donkeys, rabbits and goats. Drop in and see a film at one of the regular move nights or play a round of mini golf.
The resort holds an expansive collection of Polish painter Michael Leszczynski’s works, which you can browse at any time. Staff from the resort run guided excursions to Kingston and the Blue Mountains, as well as an organic farm in the bushlands. If you are looking for some quiet time away from children, head to the adults-only saltwater pool, which has a breathtaking infinity edge.
Catching a taxi from Sangster International Airport is the simplest option, with the trip taking about 15min. A car with between 1 and 4 passengers will cost roughly 4,020 JMD (approximately 30 USD). (Prices checked 25/07/19).
Half Moon is located at Half Moon P.O. Box 80, 5.7 miles from the centre of Montego Bay. Three Palms Ocean Course is the closest landmark to Half Moon.
Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 12:00 at Half Moon.
Yes, Half Moon offers free Wi-Fi.
Yes, Half Moon offers free parking.
No, Half Moon does not offer free airport shuttle service.
Half Moon is 4.3 miles from Montego Bay Sangster Intl. Half Moon is 34.9 miles from Negril.
No, Half Moon does not have a pool on-site.