Room type

Standard Room, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Junior Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Standard Room, Patio, Oceanfront

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Classic Suite, 1 Bedroom, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Deluxe Suite, 1 Bedroom, Ocean View

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)

Villa, 1 Bedroom (Master Villa Suite)

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 1 infant)


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Former plantation

Occupying a former plantation on a secluded peninsula 17 km (10 mi) west of Montego Bay, this seaside family-friendly resort offers rest and relaxation for the world-famous and the world-weary.

Private beach

With private beach access, Round Hill Hotel and Villas features a full-service health spa, seaside swimming pool, a children's club and swimming pool, and on-site banquet facilities.

Rooms and villas

Guests of the Round Hill Hotel can choose between Ralph Lauren-designed hotel rooms overlooking the calm-water bay and spacious villa suites tucked into forested hillsides.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Begun in 1953 as a collection of villas on a 110-acre pineapple/allspice/coconut plantation, Round Hill Hotel has long served vacationers who come here for the restful rusticity, which attracts celebrity and non-celebrity couples and families.

Accessible by a path from the resort's beach, an adults-only retreat features a health and beauty spa in a restored 18th-century plantation house and an 8-meter-diameter (26-foot) seaside pool. The spa (surcharge) offers treatments in air-conditioned rooms, on a veranda, at the sea edge, and in a hillside hydrotherapy area enveloped by trees.

A children's club with clubhouse provides complimentary activities for children ages 3–11, with special programs during family-holiday seasons. A 24-hour business center offers high-speed Internet access and a library includes game tables. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the resort.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Children's club (free) 
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge) 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 110 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 3 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Hair salon 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • On private beach 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free reception 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Outdoor tennis courts 5 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 12917 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Children's pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Wedding services 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Health club 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1200 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Year Built 1953 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • 24-hour business center 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 27 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • On private beach  
  • Outdoor pools  
  • Children's pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Outdoor tennis courts  
  • Children's club (free)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)  
  • Arcade/game room  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Separate sitting area 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Turndown service 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Pillow menu 
  • Desk 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Patio 
  • Climate control 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 

Where to Eat

Georgian Dining Room - Dining room and Upper and Lower Seaside Terraces with tropical-almond trees and sea/sunset views. À la carte breakfast and dinner. International choices and Jamaican specialties. (Buffets offered during high-occupancy periods.) Live music nightly. Dinner dress code: long pants, collared shirts for men.

Special Nights - Monday-night beach-party buffet (casual wear). Friday-night Jamaican buffet with folkloric show (dress shorts permitted). Saturday-night dinner-dance with live jazz (men's jackets suggested but not required).

Beach Bar - Circular bar built around tropical-almond tree. Open late morning to early evening for sandwiches, salads, burgers, tropical drinks.

Pool Bar - Circular bar built around tropical-almond tree. Open late morning to early evening for sandwiches, salads, burgers, tropical drinks during high-occupancy periods.

Cocktail Bar - Located in rear of Lower Terrace. Open mid-morning to late night. Contemporary designer decor in blue and white with wood trim. Complimentary afternoon tea. Cocktails, cigars, live music.


Round Hill features nightly entertainment, from the Beach BBQ on Monday evenings to a full Jamaican Heritage Show with steel drum bands on Friday evenings, with the Mento House band and local singers and musicians on all other nights.

Nearby Things to Do

A terrace overlooking Round Hill Bay and the forested mountains on the bay's opposite side features a large family swimming pool surrounded by cushioned lounge chairs. Another pool measuring 8m in diameter (26 ft) overlooks the bay in the resort's 4-hectare (10-acre), adults-only spa-and-fitness retreat, which is accessible by a 400m (437-yd) path along the bay.

The complimentary fitness center contains free weights and cardio and weight machines. Complimentary aerobics sessions take place on the veranda, with yoga classes (surcharge) on the lawn.

Furnished with cushioned lounge chairs and umbrellas, the resort's private 75-m (76-yd) beach is lapped by the calm waters of little Round Hill Bay. Cushioned lounge chairs also are available on a 75-m (76-yd) stone-and-concrete walkway shaded by tropical almond trees that extends from one end of the beach. A trampoline raft and two wood rafts are anchored off the beach, and there's snorkeling among rocks near the beach and a reef farther offshore.

The resort provides complimentary snorkeling, kayaks, pedal boats, and glass-bottom-boat tours. Water skiing and fishing are available for surcharges, as are scuba-diving instruction/certification, diving excursions, and a 15.5-m (51-ft) catamaran with crew for sailing/snorkeling excursions.

Use of five tennis courts (two lighted) is complimentary, and the resort provides a complimentary professional-taught tennis clinic in July and August for children age 12 and younger. Also complimentary are guided Friday-afternoon nature walks through the resort's grounds. A jogging/running path winds through the resort's hills.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the resort; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Basketball on site 
  • Fishing on site 
  • Kayaking on site 
  • Motor boating on site 
  • Parasailing on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Sailing on site 
  • Scuba diving on site 
  • Snorkeling on site 
  • Tennis lessons on site 
  • Water skiing on site 
  • Windsurfing on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

Located in an 18th century Great House on 10 oceanfront acres, The Spa at Round Hill features 7 treatment rooms including a couple's suite along with an outdoor treatment area in a garden setting. Treatments include deep tissue massages, aroma stone massages, facials, salt scrubs, body wraps, manicures, pedicures, and other beauty services.

  • Ayurvedic treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Minimum age to access spa is 12 
  • Number of treatment rooms 8 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Massages on beach 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Hotel Name

We should mention

Some facilities may have restricted access. Guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Awards & Affiliations

  • Round Hill Hotel And Villas is listed in the 2010 Condé Nast Traveler Gold List of the world's best places to stay and the 2011 Travel + Leisure 500.
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