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Franklyn D Resort & Spa

3.5 of 5 Main Street, Runaway Bay 99999, Jamaica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited FDR in early August for a quick long weekend for a very busy family. We have a 3 yo daughter and 9 mo twin boys. The service was awesome from the time we pulled up. When the shuttle pulled up we were literally welcomed with open arms. The front desk lady immediatly grabbed one of the twins to... More

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Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want personal service in a family environment - Franklyn d is for you. The resort is one of the few in Jamaica that offer a personal family assistant/nanny. this frees you up to do what you came there to do - have fun. The food and fun are included in the price so we had a great time... More

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Charleston, SC
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the FDR resort in September, after most schools have started back. And we had the place to ourselves! Yes, the resort is marketed as a great 'family friendly resort'. And it really is. I imagine that's why a lot of their target market is elsewhere in September; the kids are all in school. it is advertised, as all... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To give a fair and hopefully objective review, I first need to describe my family: a 2 year old daughter just like her mommy, a 4 year old boy just like daddy, my husband (city dweller, extremely cautious, picky eater, never left the US before, Jamaica was a culture shock for him, and he is very much used to and... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My family and I have just returned from a wonderful family holiday at Franklyn D resort Nd spa. The staff were incredibly helpful and greeted us all warmly. They helped my mother in law, who is partially disabled, with accessing all the facilities. Thankfully they also had a teen age coordinator, which many hotels do not have. This really helped... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We have such a great time at Franklyn D Resort we came for our 5th time. We stayed 8 days in Mid Aug 2014. It was great to see all the friendly smiling faces of the staff! A special thank you to them as they do a great job from the time you arrive to the time you head home.... More

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Kingston, Jamaica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Truth be told we ended up staying at this resort because all the other runaway bay resorts were fully booked that day. When We arrived at the entrance to the resort I actually felt like going home. I think the resort including the entrance, grounds and rooms needs an upgrade. That all said you can't put a price on great... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

The Resort was undescribably PERFECT for our family! The people are truly compassionate, caring, nurturing and gracious. I never was surrounded by so many easygoing, happy people in my life! They are always happy. Our nanny, Tycia, was SO attentive with our 4 children, one of which has Autism. Tycia and I form ed a sister-like bond. The FDR is... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

After hearing about this hotel from a friend who had stayed about a year ago... and hearing they had personal nannies for your family, I was intrigued and have been reading Trip Advisor reviews and wanting to go ever since.. Finally, my family was lucky enough to come here for a short 3 nights this past week. What a perfect... More

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New York
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Overall we cannot recommend this place enough for parents with young children. We traveled in mid-July and stayed for 8 days with 16 month old twins (first extended vaca in 2 years). We assumed we would mostly just be relocating our chaos to a nicer locale with a maybe few breaks here and there, but in the end could not... More

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Address: Main Street, Runaway Bay 99999, Jamaica
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Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Ann Parish > Runaway Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Franklyn D Resort & Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 78
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Also Known As:
Franklyn d Resort And Spa
Franklyn d Hotel Runaway Bay
Franklyn d Resort All Inclusive
Franklyn D Resort & Spa Jamaica/Runaway Bay

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