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NJ
Reviewed September 29, 2013

Honestly I am always one to read reviews but I have never written one before. My husband and I went for our honeymoon in May of this year, and it was the best time of our lives! Thank you to Sandals for upgrading us to Butler service, our butlers Dennis and Nadine made us feel so at home and made...

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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort, responded to this review

We're so happy that we were able to make your honeymoon such an enjoyable and romantic experience. We always strive to offer the best in service, dining and luxury accommodations. I'm so glad that you had an exceptional stay with us at Sandals Grande Riviera. Thank you so much for your review. We look forward to welcoming you back for...

Reviewed September 28, 2013

We stayed at this Sandals property on the Manor side in a villa room #7275 Sept. 12-19. Loved the deck area. Butlers Jermaine and Dwight were awesome! You exceeded our expectations! They were full of surprises and went the extra mile without asking. My husband and I were there for our anniversary and birthday. Special shout out to Sasha the...

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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review of Sandals Grande Riviera! Dwight and Jermaine are truly two of our best butlers and guests always boast about how they always go above and beyond to fulfill every need. We're glad you enjoyed your 6th amazing stay with us. We can't wait to welcome you back again!

ENGLAND
Reviewed September 27, 2013

We have just returned from a wonderful two week holiday in Ochos Rios. The hotel was great, we stayed on the Riviera side and,although we visited the Manor side to eat at the China Doll,we preferred the Riviera side. One tip for the manor side, take plenty of mossie repellent as the only time I was bitten was over on...

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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort, responded to this review

We're so happy to read that you had a great vacation with us at Sandals Grande Riviera. We love to hear our guests boast about our luxurious accommodations, delectable dining options, beautiful property and the wonderful personality and hospitality of our staff. Thank you for your review. It was a pleasure creating such a memorable experience for you. We can't...

Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

Our stay was from September 7th to the 14th. Sandals is top notch, hands down. Vishial called me personally when we returned home. This has never happened before. I am in customer service myself so I recognize good service and these folks know how to obtain repeat business. My wife and I will be returning next year without a doubt....

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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort, responded to this review

We're so thrilled to read of your stellar stay at Sandals Grande Riviera. It sounds like your entire stay was such an incredible experience. I will be sure to forward your review to our staff on resort. They will be so happy to hear of your kind mention. Thank you for your feedback. We hope to welcome you back for...

Indianapolis, Indiana
Reviewed September 27, 2013

My Husband and I enjoyed every moment of our honeymoon at the Sandals resort. Our butlers were Patrick and Mikiko. They both were fantastic! However we really liked Patrick. Our room was great. Sandals upgraded our room so we were very grateful for that. The room was clean and the refrigerator was stocked at all times. I will reccommend this...

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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of Sandals Grande Riviera. We're happy that you and your husband had a beautiful and relaxing honeymoon at our resort. Patrick and Mikiko sure made an excellent impression on you during your stay and took great care of you both. We hope to welcome you back in the near future for another great stay!

Milford, Delaware, United States
Reviewed September 27, 2013

We just recently returned from our honeymoon at Sandals Grand Riveriera. I have to say that Sandals was awesome! But our butlers, Tasha and Ricardo made it even more awesome!!! They were SOOO friendly and willing to help do whatever we asked of them! They gave us insight to all the "happenings" at the resort, made all of our reservations...

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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort, responded to this review

We're so thrilled to read of your awesome honeymoon at Sandals Grande Riviera. We strive to meet our motto: Luxury All-Inclusive Vacations for Two People in Love and I'm happy that we were able to do just that during your stay with us. I will be sure to share your comments with your amazing butlers Tasha and Ricardo. They will...

Brampton, Canada
Reviewed September 26, 2013

We visited Sandals Grande Riviera in August of this year for our fifth wedding anniversary. We stayed in an Ocean's Edge Honeymoon Beachfront Concierge Room. When we arrived, we were greeted by a member of the concierge staff. We interacted with the concierge staff on several occasions throughout our staff. They were all extremely friendly, knowledgeable, and helpful. I would...

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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review! We're happy to know that you enjoyed your 5 year anniversary at Sandals Grande Riviera. Your stay seemed to be a remarkable one and we're so glad we were able to be a part of your experience. We hope to see you again in a near future.

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 26, 2013

We went to Sandals for the 1st time on the 9th Sept for a week in a butler honeymoon villa, it was everything we dreamed of and more. The resort is beautiful the staff wonderful there was plenty of choices for eating, we ate 4 nights out of 6 at Soy the sushi bar, it was amazing I have never...

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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review of Sandals Grande Riviera. We're delighted to read that you had such an awesome time at our resort. It's even better to hear how much you loved our delicious food at Soy. We always strive to offer the best! We can't wait to welcome you back in February!

Columbus, Georgia
Reviewed September 25, 2013

My girlfriend and I went here for 5 days in September with two other couples and had a great time. We coordinated with the resort ahead of time to let them know that I was going to propose and they treated us like royalty. We had a butler villa and the butlers scuba dived into the villa's private pool and...

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Cassie C, Sandals & Beaches Review Coordinator at Sandals Ochi Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind review of Sandals Grande Riviera! I'm glad you had such a fantastic trip and that we were able to share that experience with you. We always strive to create romantic and memorable vacations for our guests and it seems your stay was indicative of the norm. Now that you're engaged, please keep us...

Guthrie, Oklahoma, United States
Reviewed September 25, 2013

The snorkeling is lots of fun and the swim up bar and grill are a unique way to spend time. Our favorite restaurant was Kelly's Dockside. The staff at the whole resort are very friendly and always helpful, Especially the water sports staff. They are quick to show you how to use the equipment and helpful. If you bring your...

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Golf course
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
•Situated on over 100 acres of lush hillside gardens overlooking the Caribbean Sea•529 villas, luxury rooms and suites with fantastic mountain and ocean views•94 pools (7 large public pools), 22 whirlpools•16 dining options including room service for butler serviced suites•2 luxurious Red Lane Spas•Complimentary golf at Jamaica’s most elite and popular golf course, the Sandals Golf & Country Club (Transfers to the golf course are included)•Over 5,000 sq. feet of first class meeting and conference facilities•Recently completed US$60 million renovation/refurbishing exercise•Voted Sandals Resorts “World’s Leading All-Inclusive Company” 16 years in a row•Voted Sandals Resorts “Caribbean’s Leading Hotel Brand”, 18 years in a row•Voted Sandals Grande Riviera ‘Jamaica’s Leading Resort’ ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandals Ochi Beach Resort

Address: Main Street | P.O. Box 771, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Ann Parish > Ocho Rios
Price Range: $365 - $940 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sandals Ochi Beach Resort 5*
Number of rooms: 529
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Also Known As:
Sandals Grande Riviera Beach And Villa Golf Resort
Sandals Grande Riviera Beach & Villa Golf Hotel Ocho Rios
Sandals Ocho Rios
Ciboney Ocho Rios
Sandals Ochi Beach Resort Jamaica/Ocho Rios
Hotel Style:
#3 Family Hotel in Ocho Rios
#4 Top resorts Hotel in Ocho Rios
#5 Romantic Hotel in Ocho Rios
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Ocho Rios
#6 Spa Hotel in Ocho Rios
#6 Luxury Hotel in Ocho Rios
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