We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Moon Hill

5 Roedeen Close | Barbican Heights, Kingston, Jamaica
Hotel website
Click for phone number
Offers & Announcements
Breakfast on the House
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
Moon Hill
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Moon Hill
Write a Review

41 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
See reviews for
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (14)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
  • Mar-May only
  • Jun-Aug only
  • Sep-Nov only
  • Dec-Feb only
All months
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The owner was chill and a great cook! It was relaxing and a great start to our trip. It felt like you were staying in a home and that was exactly what I needed and wanted. I would stay there again for sure!

Review collected in partnership with this hotel

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
20 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

Moon Hill is a work in progress. The owner is the process of upgrading areas of the villa which is a job to be completed over time. This is not a luxury villa , but a clean, secluded option in Kingston. The owner is always around , great guy to chat with and he has extensive knowledge of Jamaica. I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
MoonHillJamaica, Owner at Moon Hill, responded to this review

Hi Johnny, Thanks for taking the time to review your experience at Moon Hill. The property is indeed a work in progress as you pointed out and I appologize for any inconvenience caused by the roughness around the edges, especially where the water situation impacted your experience. In the months since your visit we have managed to sort out the... More

Brooklyn, New York
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

I love this place. I felt so taken of and Germaine, the Chef and man of all talents was so helpful. The meals were amazing. He is truly talented in the food department. I felt really catered to. The staff went above and beyond to made me feel at home. The only thing is that my second and last night... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
MoonHillJamaica, Manager at Moon Hill, responded to this review

Dear Roxanne, Thank you very much for your review and for the high marks given our staff, the property and our culinary offering. Thanks also for pointing out the issue you experienced with the dogs. We apologize for the disturbance that negatively impacted your rest as a result of the dog barking at night. We have dogs on property as... More

Eindhoven, The Netherlands
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Recently i stayed for a business trip during July14-Aug14 for 3 weeks. The hotel is on the hills and very close to nature. They have a very nice swimming pool and i enjoyed pool side breakfast and dinner. The staff is very friendly and cooperative you can have any kind of food of your choice. You can get fast internet... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I, recently stayed at this place, was decent enough for guests who wants to enjoy the hill side country environment. But not a good place for the visitors with consulate work and unconfirmed length of stay just like me. You won't receive any refund even if you do early checkout which is unlikely in other best places located in the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
MoonHillJamaica, Manager at Moon Hill, responded to this review

Dear Suresh, Thanks for your visit to Moon Hill. We're sorry to hear you didn't find Moon Hill ideal for your purposes. We are in fact five minutes away from the US Embassy where you indicated you had business and other guests who came on embassy related business haven't shared your complaints. We spoke while you were on property to... More

Alexandria, Virginia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Our stay at Moon Hill was fantastic! Five nights allowed us ample time to enjoy the pool, eat delicious, fresh food prepared by the staff daily and sight see. Since Moon Hill is situated close to the Blue Mountains on the outskirts of Kingston, a day trip to the north coast and mountains was very feasible. Everyone was very nice,... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

My wife and I recently stayed at Moon Hill for two nights during our two week honeymoon in Jamaica. It had been recommended to us by friends who had previously stayed there. The owner, Oliver Hill, had also helped us to arrange accommodation elsewhere on the island. We stayed in the best room, which is enormous, with a great balcony... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
8 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

I found this gem through Tripadvisor. Called the hotel. Spoke to Oliver, the owner, who had written a guide book and was supposed to be very helpful with tips. And that was more than true. He is indeed one of the friendliest people, forthcoming with all kinds of ideas and advice about not just Kingston, but Jamaica. And being a... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York City
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Stayed here earlier this year with my wife and loved every minute of it. The colonial style house has a beautiful pool and nicely maintained grounds and is worlds away from the hustle and bustle of Kingston. Oliver, the proprietor, came and picked us up from the airport and took really good care of us, suggesting things to do (I... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
New York City, New York
3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

We stayed at Moonhill at the end of February 2014 for a long weekend. We stayed in the pool house which had an extremely comfortable bed and was spacious and comfortable. The food and surroundings were really excellent and Oliver and his staff couldn't have been more gracious and hospitable. We especially enjoyed the fresh fruit juices and great breakfast... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Moon Hill? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Moon Hill

Address: 5 Roedeen Close | Barbican Heights, Kingston, Jamaica
Phone Number:
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Kingston Parish > Kingston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Priceline and Odigeo so you can book your Moon Hill reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Moon Hill Hotel Kingston
Moon Hill Jamaica/Kingston

114 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All traveler photos (44)
View from room (2)
Videos (2)
Pool/beach area (2)
Hotel & grounds (5)
Dining (3)
Room/suite (5)
Other (25)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All management photos (71)
Hotel & grounds (7)
Room/suite (12)
Bathroom (6)
Pool/beach area (2)
Other (44)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay