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Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort and Private Island

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We love Sandals. All inclusive really means all inclusive. The water sports were fantastic, we went snorkeling every day. Our favorite captain was Everal. Also know an 'Trouble'! He was lots of fun and took us to great coral reefs. Our maid was Shelli-Ann, she always kept our room spotless, also nice added touches of towel hearts and animals. Danaree...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

I am writing this review a few months late but it's worth it. My wife and I never had a honeymoon so we decided to go to Jamaica after three years of marraige, (better late then never). We stayed at Sandals Grand Royal in Montego Bay and I must say we had a great time. The weather was 85 degrees...

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I traveled with a group of 8 Jan 8th-15th. Delta flight landed at 230pm and there was literally no line for baggage or customs. Bus ride and check in was smooth. Room: Stayed in a Carribean Grande Luxe Poolside, located near the entrance and lobby. Never bothered by noise/vehicles. Nicely appointed room, good location. Lily, our housekeeper did a wonderful...

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3Thank Katie P
Farmington Hills, Michigan
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

So Sandals Royal Caribbean isn't exactly what I was expecting. It was my first all-inclusive experience. What I had been expecting was a younger crowd. Yes, there are the newlyweds and a contingent of 30-40 year olds, there are by far more 55+ folks on this resort. Which might explain why I also was dismayed by a lack of a...

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Woodinville, Washington
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This review is long and detailed. I did this purposefully because there is lots to share about our experience at Sandals Royal Caribbean and Private Island, and because I believe that details are important. 😊 My hope is that people considering this resort can benefit from our 8 days spent there. So, settle in for a while. I hope you...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

On 13 Jan 17 we had a candlelight dinner, our server was Clayon and his manager is Junior. Right after our apps it started to rain. We relocated to a spot off the beach - aka our balcony- Clayon and junior picked up everything from the beach and Clayon reset it on our balcony. He set up the area very...

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Whitby, Ontario
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently retuned from our 3rd visit to Sandals Royal Caribbean and as always it was awesome! On arrival we were met with a smiling, welcoming greeting and made to feel like family! As repeat guests we were escorted to our suite in the Kensington Cove which overlooked the pool and ocean; a heavenly retreat for the next week. As...

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Have to say that it's very hard simply not to relax and unwind from the moment you arrive at sandals and this time was no exception. Staff are great and the main beach plus island beaches are both excellent. Food has been very good so far. We will be back next year again for sure!

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Nebraska
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was our first trip to Jamaica and was our second time staying at a Sandals. The first experience at a Sandals was excellent so we were really looking forward to this trip. Overall we enjoyed our time at this resort but I don't think we'd stay here again if / when we come back to Jamaica. If we could...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My husband and I spent our honeymoon here in December 2016. We stayed for one week in a beach view room. This is a great place if you're looking to lounge all day and drink cocktails. The beach is small and not exactly secluded, but nice. The crowd at this resort was mostly 40's to 60's so keep that in...

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  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
•7 exquisite dining options, with world-class culinary cuisines.•Only Jamaican resort with a private offshore island, housing an authentic Thai restaurant.•Magnificent, swim-up crystal lagoon suites.•24 hour room service as a part of our concierge service.•English pub offering an authentic pub dining experience.•Voted Sandals “World's Leading All-Inclusive Company” 16 years in a row.•Voted “Caribbean's Leading Hotel Brand” 18 years in a row. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort and Private Island

Address: Mahoe Bay, Montego Bay 167, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint James Parish > Montego Bay
Price Range: $426 - $1,304 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort and Private Island 5*
Number of rooms: 197
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Also Known As:
Sandals Royal Caribbean Hotel Montego Bay
Sandals Royal Caribbean Montego Bay
Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort Jamaica
Sandal Royal Caribbean
Hotel Style:
#4 Spa Hotel in Montego Bay
#5 Romantic Hotel in Montego Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Montego Bay
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Montego Bay
#5 Luxury Hotel in Montego Bay
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Montego Bay
#7 Business Hotel in Montego Bay
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“Don't pay for an upgraded room, you don't spend much time there anyway.”
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“Choose the more expensive rooms, closer to the beach unless you are looking for isolation”
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“I would suggest you look for the rooms on the water, they are newer. Avoid the pool area as it can get loud”
 of 5 bubbles sophies988, 1 week ago | Read review
“Don't spend time in your room, you are on vacation! Ocean always good, garden view good here too.”
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“Ask for Ocean view, beach front.”
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