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Half Moon, A RockResort

4.5 of 5 Resort (All-Inclusive)   |   Rose Hall, Montego Bay, Jamaica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2007
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2007

We stayed at the Half Moon Resort from February 8 to 11, 2007. We received an upgrade to a Hibiscus room (direct ocean front). The room was gorgeous as was the beach. The staff was very friendly and helpful... from the bartenders and waiters to the beach attendants. The Good Life Plan covered all dining expenses, and we found the... More

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Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2007

I stayed at the Half Moon in June of 2003, so it was very hot. The rooms were very hot. One night we were sleeping and woke up to find a lizard climbing all over our walls. There were many fun activites that kept us busy like Swimming with the dolphons, biking, golfing, horsebackriding and many more. Overall it was... More

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France
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2007

This hotel is truly a tropical paradise with all the lavish bells and whistles of luxury. Even in December the weather was fantastic. Sunny and hot enough to tan and go swimming in warm tropical waters. I was lucky enough to get an amazing room right on the beach through skyauction so I paid a small fraction of the normal... More

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Arlington, VA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2007

My husband and I booked a last minute getaway to the Half Moon through Orbitz and it was just great! We stayed three nights in a deluxe room (the least expensive option!) and had fantastic weather, although it rained a bit the day we left. The room was large and clean and the a/c worked well. The resort is a... More

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On the Beach in SIC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2007

My wife and I just returned from a week at the Moon. Fantastic! Deluxe room with a great ocean view. Clean and well maintained. It is a huge complex that can be easily explored by renting a bike from the front desk (really a must). Excellent staffing couldn't do enough for us. Food was a bit pricey. Choose not to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2007

My husband and I just returned from 4 nights at Half Moon and had a wonderful time. It's a lovely resort-- great location and facilities. The staff was fantastic, truly warm and friendly in a way I have never experienced before in any other high-end Caribbean resort. The people really set Half Moon apart and made it special. Food was... More

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Kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2007

Most amazing exprience we have ever had. Booked the holiday well in advance and were not disappointed at all. Staff were friendly, efficient and could not do enough for us. Swim with the dolphins was a tuely incredible experience, food was gorgeous,suite was unbelievable, spacious, immaculate....what more can we say. Would recommend to all, a very special place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2006

I was worried about going back to Half Moon..could it live up to how wonderful our vacation was last year? Oh yes!!! This is an amazing resort. The staff is superb from housekeeping to beach attendants. Everyone couldn't be nicer. The prices are high but so worth it.The best deal is all the all inclusive-if you like to drink and... More

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Georgia Peach
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2006

We got married at the Half Moon in July. We stayed from July 19- 30. The resort is absolutely beautiful. We did not use the pool a lot because it was a little far from our room (Royal Suite) but we went the beach everyday. The service was excellent! The food was good except for the Italian Restaurant. We had... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2006

I just returned from a wonderful 5 day trip to the Half Moon. I was there on a site inspection so I had to chance to visit also other hotels in Montego Bay, and I must say this is by far the best!! This beautiful house has lots of atmosphere and style and is not one of those typical modern... More

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Address: Rose Hall, Montego Bay, Jamaica
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Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint James Parish > Montego Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Half Moon, A RockResort 4.5*
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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

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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#4 Business Hotel in Montego Bay #4 Luxury Hotel in Montego Bay #4 On the Beach Hotel in Montego Bay #4 Top resorts Hotel in Montego Bay #5 Family Hotel in Montego Bay #7 Romantic Hotel in Montego Bay
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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 33 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 more than 50 years. ... more   less 
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