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Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort and Private Island

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband and I were married here last year and loved it so much we had to book a trip for our anniversary. Kennrick makes sure we get a great deal. The resort is amazing and the people that work their make it even better. Roderick Lipton was our photographer for our wedding and he does amazing work. When we... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I recently got married @ Sandals, Montego Bay 7/12/15. We stayed 7 days. The entire staff was amazing. We booked the luxury level room but we didn't know it doesn't offer room service, or mini bar. Only water, sodas, and juices. We met the room manager and she up graded us to a beachfront royal butler villa suite for our... More 

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Sherbrooke, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We went to this resort at the end of October 2014 and loved it ! We booked the swim up honeymoon suite with butler. The room was gorgeous and our bulters were helpful and kind. However, it was so noisy, we couldn't enjoy our private pool. The construction of a new building next door went on all day, every day... More 

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We visited Sandals Royal Caribbean for the 3rd time on July 18th, 2015. It was amazing as always. Our room was very nice-got the walkout room and concierge service. Highly recommend it. The staff will go a long way to make sure that the people who stay there are happy, well fed, entertained and taken care of. Criketers Pub is... More 

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Lauren B, Online Review Coordinator at Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort and Private Island, responded to this review

Thank you for your review! We are thrilled that you enjoyed another great visit at Sandals Royal Caribbean as we always want to make each stay better than the last. It was a pleasure to have hosted your summer getaway and the staff will truly appreciate the kind compliments you've bestowed upon them. We hope to welcome you back again... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here for 10 nights, and loved every second. We booked the holiday on a Tuesday and flew out the following Sunday, so we got a great deal. We got the rooms with the semi private pool, and was sooo good. We had our own sun loungers outside our room, and staff would come around and ask if you wanted... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our first visit to a Sandals Resort and we were not disappointed as the hotel was first class. We stayed in a Crystal Lagoon Honeymoon 1Bdr Butler Suite. The room was excellent, comfy bed and seating area both with flat screen TV, large bathroom area with shower and jacuzzi bath, twin basins and a separate toilet. The large... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I just got back from our honeymoon here. We stayed from July 15th to the 22nd. We had a walk out swim up room with a butler. Our butlers Anthony and Dennis were fantastic. Anthony in particular went above and beyond answering geographical questions, sharing recipes with us. The staff in general were all incredibly friendly and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Room - Butler - it was fabulous to have, if you can, do upgrade it is worth getting every dinner booking you want, really feeling looked after THIS is what everyone dreams of Service- fabulous Food - amazing and I mean truly amazing, I am dairy and wheat intolerant and it was no trouble Drinks - nothing was an issue,... More 

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Lauren B, Online Review Coordinator at Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort and Private Island, responded to this review

Hello there and thank you for your review! It sounds like your stay at Sandals Royal Caribbean was nothing short of perfect and we are delighted that you returned home completely pleased with your vacation experience. We love hearing our guests proclaim that their expectations were exceeded and we cannot wait to welcome you back for more of the same... More 

Nazareth, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I'm actually typing this review while still here so I don't forget anyone. This has been the most amazing vacation of our lives!! So much so, we actually extended our stay. Food and accommodations have been exceptional. We loved every minute of this experience. The staff has gone above and beyond to make our stay super enjoyable . Very special... More 

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Lauren B, Online Review Coordinator at Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort and Private Island, responded to this review

Hello EJ, Thank you for taking time out of your vacation to share a bit of the amazing experience you're currently having at Sandals Royal Caribbean! It does sound like an incredible time and we are happy that you are truly enjoying yourself. We appreciate your kind remarks about our staff members and they will be so grateful for your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I took a trip to SRC from July 3-10. We've been to other Sandals resorts in Jamaica and the Bahamas and this ended up being one of our favorite locations. The resort is a bit smaller than the others (Whitehouse and Ochi are much larger), but the "quaintness" of the property is part of its appeal. Not... More 

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