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Plainfield
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 12 August 2014

If you appreciate something unique in terms of a hotel, this is perfect. Not one of those ordinary square buildings with small balconies and every room looks the same. Half Moon is so different! My husband and I stayed in a Hibiscus suite, which was the cheapest room available, and I thought it was a mistaken upgrade until I saw... More 

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guests, We are thrilled your recent experience at Half Moon, A RockResort was incredible, thank you for sharing your beautiful review on tripadvisor. Half Moon, A RockResort is set on 400 beautifully manicured acres offering myriad of recreational activities and amenities to include: 13 lit Tennis Courts, 54 Swimming pools including a lap pool, Equestrian Centre, Dolphin Lagoon,... More 

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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2014

This is such a special place! My husband and I were treated like royalty by the friendly staff. Delicious food (try the Jerk chicken spring rolls @ the Sugar Mill), stunning views, and a romantic suite (we stayed in one of the Hibiscus Suites).

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Montclair, New Jersey
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Our family decided to visit the Half Moon for a second time and we were thrilled with the level of service that we received. This team which consist of Carmen, Rochester and Lucille have far exceeded our expectations. I thought my previous visit was awesome but somehow this team was able to provide a far more superior service. The day... More 

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2 Thank Maxine J
HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Treasured Guests, We sincerely appreciated the time you took to share feedback on your recent vacation at Half Moon A, Rock Resort. You sure did enjoy your Royal Villa Experience. The villas are the ideal choice for families, friends and groups. We pride ourselves in delivering three things: privacy, pampering and personalized service, which his why each villa has... More 

Bogart, Ga.
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19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We traveled to Half Moon on the Monday after our daughter's wedding for a little rest and relaxation. And boy, did we choose the right resort for that! Half Moon is Old world charm at it's best! After all the work and hustle and bustle of planning a wedding, to get served and taken care of was just what 'the... More 

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guests, Thank you for sharing such kind feedback on your recent vacation at Half Moon, A. RockResort. We are extremely delighted that your Half Moon experience was a memorable one and you thoroughly enjoyed the amenities including your dining experience. Thank you for commending the staff for providing exceptional service. The staff members are truly the ones who... More 

Los Angeles, California
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12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2014

I have never been to Jamaica before. I was sent here for work so I didn't have a choice on the hotel location. I arrived at Half moon with my jaw dropped, the place looked amazing, huge, elegant, and high class. (Some place I don't normally stay). My room was a suite. I walked in thinking I got the wrong... More 

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We appreciate that you took the time to share a tripadvisor review on your recent business visit at Half Moon, A Rock Resort. We thank you for your feedback and truly regret any perplexing encounters you may have had. Your food and beverage experience was shared with the team and so was your in-room service. We apologise... More 

san diego, ca
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We stayed in a villa with our families that came from around the world for a wedding. Having a cook, butler and housekeeper made the trip very relaxing. The restaurants in the hotel were not impressive and very slow service but eating at the villa was on time. If you stay at the villa take your cook and do your... More 

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guests: We thank you for sharing review on your recent visit you Half Moon, A RockResort. We are pleased you enjoyed your villa accommodation. You have joined our many valued guests who have shared similar compliments. The villa concept is truly the ideal choice family gathering. It is a pleasure for the villa team to pamper you with... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 August 2014

My daughter and I have returned for the last 3 years - absolutely love Half Moon. Returned to Jamaica 18 times but Half Moon is far superior to anywhere there. Sugar Mill is particularly brilliant for food quality and service (won award for best restaurant on Jamaica - All the restaurants have their own charm and exceptionally good food and... More 

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guests: Thank you for again choosing your Half Moon, A RockResort family for your vacation. It was a pleasure having you and your daughter home. We sincerely appreciate your sharing review on another Half Moon experience. We are happy you enjoyed your dining experience particularly at the Sugar Mill, our unique and enchanting restaurant, offering gourmet cuisine and... More 

Bowie, Maryland
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76 reviews
41 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 August 2014

First thanks to Scott the manager for helping with our first suite it was appreciated, had he not moved us we were checking out early(1st room was 400 per night and It felt like motel) (See photos of 1st suite and then 2nd) The 1st suite furniture had reached its end of life and they were still holding on to... More 

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, We appreciate that you took the time to share a review on your visit at Half Moon, A Rock Resort. We sincerely regret the challenging encounters that you had particularly with your first room assignment; please accept our deepest apology for the areas of your stay that did not live up to the true Half Moon standard... More 

Clifton Park, New York
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2014

Just spent a week in a 5 bedroom Villa in Half Moon Bay. Villa was great, clean, good size bedrooms, clean pool. Service was outstanding particularly, Venris, Esmie, and Dezreen, our butler, cook, and maid. Please ask for them if you book a Villa, which is the best way to enjoy this resort. Plenty of activities or a great place... More 

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guests: We sincerely appreciate your taking the time to pen feedback on your recent Half Moon, A RockResort visit. It is evident you had a ‘Royal’ experience. We are delighted the team created an experience of a lifetime for you. Thank you for recognizing the villa team of Venris, Esmie and Dezreen, we will be sure to share... More 

Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 August 2014

My husband and I stayed here to celebrate our anniversary from 7/30-8/3/2014. Everything about our stay was first class. The grounds were incredible, beaches perfect, rooms pristine; but what stood out to us above all else was the incredible service from every staff member. They went above and beyond our requests and always with a smile. And always remembered our... More 

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HalfMoonARockResort, Manager at Half Moon, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guests: Thank you for choosing Half Moon, A Rock Resort for your recent vacation and for sharing your beautiful review on tripadvisor; it was a pleasure serving you as our treasured guests. We are happy you enjoyed some of the amazing amenities we offer; our 68,000 square feet Fern Tree Spa, the largest of its kind in Jamaica,... More 

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Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Tennis Court
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 31 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 60 years. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Half Moon

Address: Rose Hall, Montego Bay, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint James Parish > Montego Bay
Price Range: ₹ 20,382 - ₹ 1,04,986 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Half Moon 5*
Number of rooms: 388
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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
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Montego Bay
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Montego Bay
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Montego Bay
#3 Luxury Hotel in Montego Bay
#3 Business Hotel in Montego Bay
#4 Family Hotel in Montego Bay
#6 Romantic Hotel in Montego Bay
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“Oceanfront suite was perfect, however I'm sure all rooms are of the same quality”
 of 5 bubbles tedabers, 25 Nov 2016 | Read review
“hibiscus in between ocean and a pool. everything had a pro. we like being a little close to lobby.”
 of 5 bubbles muddywatersUSA, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Advantageous to be close to the main hotel, since you will likely have most of your meals there.”
 of 5 bubbles CLE5605, 23 Nov 2016 | Read review
“the villas are about a 20 minute walk from the main reception, although golf buggies are provided to get around the property”
 of 5 bubbles varsity88, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Corner suites sunny”
 of 5 bubbles reneils, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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