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Hotel Riu Montego Bay

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Galashiels, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2014

We stayed at the RIU Montego Bay Hotel in Nov ( 2 couples in the early 40's ) and all in all, we could not fault it... the food was good, hotel rooms was very very clean, staff were friendly,lots of entertainment, the hotel grounds were kept very clean aswell... when you read the bad reviews on here it sounds...

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4Thank LEET966
Winnipeg
Reviewed 7 January 2014

Family of 5 (2 adults/3 teenagers): Stayed Dec 30 - Jan 6. Clean safe resort. Food ok. Breakfast buffet available & lunch buffet available. Book A La Cartes early, fills fast. Decent sized pools which is good bc the small man made beach is pretty gross (water is murky & it was like standing in Glistening Waters) & it gets...

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4Thank KSchots
Markham
Reviewed 6 January 2014

I just returned from the Rui and I have to say that I was so impressed with this vacation. Food was amazing Staff was great Room could use some updating, new comforters would be nice I will be back next year for sure

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2Thank TLMMarkham
Dawsonville, Georgia
Reviewed 5 January 2014

We just returned from Riu Hotel Montego Bay, last night, 1/4/14 and I must say it was an AMAZING trip all the way around! We were lucky enough to get to stay for 7 nights over New Year's Eve and New Years Day!!! I traveled there with my husband, two children aged 12 and 9, my mother, my in laws...

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2Thank Paige P
Burnaby, Canada
Reviewed 5 January 2014

I was in this hotel during the christmas holidays with my 4 teenage children. We all loved it. The staff was super nice, the place felt super safe. The food and program was great. The excisions were all great. Weather was beautiful and we really loved the beach and the activities there. I can say this was my best holiday...

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5Thank swan651
Fort Worth, Texas
Reviewed 4 January 2014

We got back 12/23/2013 and I have to say overall I was disappointed. CONS: The food was mediocre at best. I had to ask twice for alcohol to be poured in my drinks at the pool bar...if I could get one. Also the quality of the alcohol was awful. The last night we were there the power went out in...

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2Thank BUStephanie
Swoyersville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Got back on 1/2/14 from the Riu Montego Bay..Let me just say, all the negative reviews are wrong. No bugs, no dirt overall this was an amazing trip especially for our first one ever out of the country. We will def be back next year. We spent New Years there and let me say, It was out of bounds. The...

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11Thank Ruth D
Trochu, Canada
Reviewed 3 January 2014

First I need to say that we were very nervous going to this resort after reading the reviews but we were pleasantly surprised !!!!! The hotel is located so close to airport which was very nice . The rooms are very clean and comfortable I had no problem sleeping in the beds !!!! The rooms were spotless and very nicely...

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13Thank Lorraine M
Abingdon
Reviewed 3 January 2014

Mixed feelings... Good: Check in and check out were quick and easy, given a welcome beverage :) Most of the wait/bar staff, entertainment crew were personable, fun and seemed to really care We were never asked for tips and never felt pressured by any of the staff The resort has beautiful landscaping and a large beach that did not feel...

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4Thank Megan P
Hamilton, Canada
Reviewed 2 January 2014

We were there from Dec. 19th - Dec. 26th inclusive. We had a wonderful time & we wish that we could have stayed a few eztra days. The weather was GR8.....29 - 32 C each day. It rained twice, once at 2:00 a.m. & once at 3:00 a.m.The beach is nice. The a la cartes are okay. The buffets are...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Opening September 2008 * Located in Montego Bay, on Jamaica's northwest coast * On the beachfront * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 2-story main building and 3-story and 4-story annexes * Surrounded by 40,000 m2 / 47,840 sq. yards of lush gardens * 4.5 km / 2.8 miles from Montego Bay * 350 m / 114.8 ft from various shops * 2,7 km / 1.7 miles from Montego Bay airport * Credit cards accepted: MasterCard, Amex, Visa ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Montego Bay

Address: | Mahoe Bay, Ironshore, Montego Bay, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint James Parish > Montego Bay > Ironshore
Price Range: ₹ 13,811 - ₹ 28,669 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Riu Montego Bay 3.5*
Number of rooms: 681
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Also Known As:
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Riu Hotel Montego Bay
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 of 5 bubbles joanr157, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Pay extra for a limited sea view”
 of 5 bubbles liraki, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Any near reception pool and restaurants from 0 block to block 2 .”
 of 5 bubbles kevinr687, 21 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Block 1 can be noisy. Block 5 is near the beach, but more quiet.”
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