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West Southport, Maine
Reviewed 17 November 2014

I didn't have extremely high expectations for Jamaica, but Half Moon proved me wrong. I would come back to this resort in a heartbeat. It is large (400 acres) but doesn't feel overwhelming. We were given a beautiful oceanview junior suite on Sunrise Beach - very well appointed. The shower was very small, but the enormous tub made up for...

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Sharing your Half Moon experience on Tripadvisor is highly appreciated. We are pleased that your expectations were exceeded. Boredom is certainly not an option at Half Moon – you staying one week without leaving the resort is confirmation to this. We are delighted you appreciated your accommodation; the Junior Suite is one of our popular categories, nested...

Kingston, Jamaica
Reviewed 17 November 2014

Had a great time. Excellent service in all areas. Room was perfect, very spacious with a great view looking out to sea. The restaurant was excellent and so was the in room dining. Halfmoon is a very beautiful property.

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Kingston, Jamaica
Reviewed 16 November 2014

One of the nicer resorts I have stayed in. My wife and I stayed at Half Moon as she was attending a conference onsite. The grounds are very large, but beautiful. We had a very nice room overlooking the ocean. Inside it was appointed to a high standard. The only downside is movement above is resonated 10 fold below, so...

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Rochdale, England
Reviewed 15 November 2014

Wow ! If you don't like this place you don't like class. Everything is top drawer. Just wish I could afford to bring the family here (this was a business trip). Visited 7 Caribbean Islands during my trip and all hotels were excellent but this was the best. My suite was exceptional, overlooking the beach and my only disappointment was...

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guests, We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to share your recent Half Moon experience. Delighted you enjoyed the facility, Half Moon is where luxury abounds and relaxation is routine. A stunning location combining old-world charm with modern touches, Half Moon includes over 400 acres of beautiful beaches, luxurious accommodation and an unparalleled range of activities; no wonder...

Reviewed 14 November 2014 via mobile

My only regret regarding my recent stay at Half Moon is that I had to leave. The staff is exemplary, being naturally friendly and helpful all the wat from check in to departure. I stayed in one of the Hibiscus Suites, so was able to enjoy the largest hotel room I can recall with tastefully set out living room, bedroom...

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guests, The lovely comments regarding your recent experience at Half Moon, A RockResort are highly appreciated. It was a pleasure serving you; we are happy you had a ‘Royal experience. We are thrilled you enjoyed your accommodation, our beachfront Hibiscus Suites offer magnificent ocean views, with its expansive patios or balconies, each suite includes a large bedroom, living...

Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Reviewed 14 November 2014

We visited Jamaica for the first time and stayed at the Half Moon Resort. The Half Moon is the most beautiful resort that I have experienced with exceptional service! We will definitely return to the Half Moon and bring our family so that they can experience such royal treatment!

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Short, sweet and spicy review, thank you for sharing such kind feedback on your recent Half Moon, A RockResort vacation. We are thrilled your Half Moon experience was a `Royal’ one and you received exceptional service from our devoted team, whose ultimate goal is to create an experience of a lifetime for our discerning guests. We thank...

Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida, United States
Reviewed 13 November 2014

One of the finest resorts in the world. First Class in all respects. Would highly recommend to anyone. Staff and service is outstanding. Golf course is excellent. Restaurant options are exceptional. Just a few miles from the Montego Bay airport. Hope to make many return trips.

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, It is always a pleasure receiving feedback from our valued clients. We sincerely appreciate you taking the time to share your lovely TripAdvisor review. As you rightly acknowledged, Half Moon is truly a first-class resort – there is always something for everyone…our unmatched array of accommodations, amenities and attractions have kept our guests returning again and again....

Bogota
Reviewed 13 November 2014

It is my first time to Jamaica, the hotel is beautiful, the room has plenty of space and is very well mantained. I came on a business trip but it is definetely a good place for those who want to have all the facilities in the same place. I rather a place were you can go out and enjoy options...

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for sharing review on your recent visit to Half Moon and Jamaica. We are happy you had a pleasant business trip. We sincerely appreciate your kind comments regarding your accommodation, the resort and the staff whose ultimate goal is to create an experience of a lifetime for our discerning guests. Thank you again for your...

Zachary, Louisiana
Reviewed 13 November 2014

My family and I spent 6 days at the hotel and while we were visiting for a professional/academic conference, we were blown away by the professional and courteous staff who made us feel welcome and special while we were there. This was a fabulous visit and we have to compliment the chefs for delightful food, the servers for quick and...

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guests, We are delighted you had a fabulous Half Moon experience. Half Moon is truly a family resort; we boast an unparalleled range of activities, there is definitely something for every member of the family to enjoy. Thank you for recognizing the team for their hospitality and professionalism, also the chefs for your delightful Food & Beverage experience....

Reviewed 13 November 2014

Our stay at the Half Moon was amazing. We were there for a conference and the staff, facilities, and food were excellent! If you are lucky enough to have Stacian wait on you in the Seagrape restaurant you are in for a treat. She is so delightful. Basil one of the kitchen mangers was always so helpful and kind. One...

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Dear Valued Guests, We truly appreciate you sharing tripadvisor review on your recent stay at half Moon, A RockResort. We are delighted you relished the resort and its offerings. Half Moon, set on 400 beautifully manicure acres offering its discerning clients luxurious accommodations, tantalizing dining options, beautiful beaches, a myriad of recreational activities and a dedicated team to pamper you....

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
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  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled on a two-mile, crescent-shaped beach on Jamaica's northern coast, Half Moon, A RockResort, is truly paradise found. This spectacular, 400-acre luxury resort features pristine, whitewashed cottages surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens and the sparkling Caribbean Sea beyond. Expertly combining Old World charm and elegant modern touches, Half Moon offers 197 guest rooms and suites, and 31 private four- to seven-bedroom villas. Its world-class amenities include the renowned Fern Tree Spa, an 18-hole signature golf course, a Dolphin Lagoon, fitness centre, equestrian centre and more. With its spectacular seaside location, rich Caribbean heritage, warm and attentive staff and exceptional array of amenities, it's no wonder that this iconic Jamaican destination has set the standard for luxury Caribbean resorts for 60 years. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Half Moon

Address: Rose Hall, Montego Bay, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint James Parish > Montego Bay
Price Range: $402 - $2,059 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Half Moon 5*
Number of rooms: 388
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Also Known As:
Half Moon, a Rock Hotel Montego Bay
Half Moon Jamaica
Half Moon Resort Jamaica
Half Moon Bay Jamaica
Hotel Style:
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Montego Bay
#3 Luxury Hotel in Montego Bay
#3 Spa Hotel in Montego Bay
#3 Business Hotel in Montego Bay
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Montego Bay
#4 Family Hotel in Montego Bay
#6 Romantic Hotel in Montego Bay
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“Try the cottages with their own pools if you take your family. Couples would love the oceanfront suites.”
 of 5 bubbles amandak930, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“we loved our room in the cottage area”
 of 5 bubbles Julester18, 7 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Choose a suite with a sea view.”
 of 5 bubbles B5165SNpaulineb, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Oceanfront suite was perfect, however I'm sure all rooms are of the same quality”
 of 5 bubbles tedabers, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“hibiscus in between ocean and a pool. everything had a pro. we like being a little close to lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles muddywatersUSA, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
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