In Jamaica, luxury can come from a colonial-style canopy bed frame or an outdoor shower; from over-the-top pampering or warm hospitality; from a champagne flute garnished with sugar cane or a private drive to a roadside jerk chicken shack.
If you’re looking for something to make your Jamaican adventure that little bit more special then there are plenty of activities and excursions you can indulge in to create fantastic memories. Why not head out on one of the Black River Heritage walking tours and explore the bustling shipping port? Perhaps you’d prefer to escape to Escape 24/7, a small open air bar that transforms from a laid-back hang out spot to a stunning night club. Witness the scientific phenomenon that occurs in only three places worldwide; the glistening bioluminescent waters of Jamaica is truly a stunning sight. Enjoy a private helicopter transfer and explore this inspirational land in style and ease.
Through searching the island for the best hotels and testing their high-thread-count linens, these are the few hotels that truly live up to their promised elegance or refined, natural beauty.
Drawing everyone from Queen Elizabeth II to rapper 50 Cent, Half Moon strives for timeless, understated luxury (even at the swim-up bar). Stretching over 400 acres (including two miles of beach), the 400-room all-inclusive resort brings attentive service, exceptional cuisine, and an unbeatable list of features, ranging from its own golf course to horse stables for some trotting along the beach.
A classic picture of Jamaican luxury, the historic Round Hill boasts sincere, intimate hospitality, private child care, beautifully designed suites and villas by Ralph Lauren, and breathtaking grounds (to which no photo can really do justice).
A small, romantic resort that once drew Marilyn Monroe and Arthur Miller, the Jamaica Inn is about quiet luxury — a single thatch-roofed bar, a small pool, and beautiful rooms with oversize terraces and soft, colonial decor. The intimate, estate-like setting sports a crescent-shaped beach with chairs spaced comfortably away from one another.
A private hotel from the chichi hotel group Island Outpost, the Goldeneye is set in lush gardens on a private beach front estate with a private lagoon. This resorts includes the historic and iconic Ian Flemming Villas where the Bond novels were written. Today the hotel welcomes celebrities and lovers of Jamaica’s laid back take on luxury in villas, beachfront cottages and lagoon cottages.
An added touch of luxury…
Why not indulge in access to the Club Mobay or Club Kingston both are uniquely Jamaican, first class lounge experiences. Imagine escaping from the stress and chaos of security lines and crowded departure halls to a sanctuary where you can completely relax. At 14,000 square foot these lounges afford you the space to enjoy culturally themed specialty rooms, a complimentary premium bar, snacks, Wi-Fi and shower facilities. In these lounges, Jamaican hospitality and charm meet first world innovation.
If you’re interested in visiting the beautiful holiday destination of Jamaica and staying at any of these luxurious resorts, please contact your Travel Counsellor for more information!