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Toronto, Canada
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This was our first time to Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort and we loved it!! We were there for 10 days the week of November 6th, 2016. The resort is just the perfect size - not too small and not too big. The food was delicious, beverages were excellent and we had so much fun!! The staff were just amazing -... More 

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Houston, Texas
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This was my wife and I's first trip to Sandals Royal Caribbean and we will definitely be coming back! The staff was absolutely terrific and friendly! Shout out to Damoy and Andre the bartenders for making the best drinks!

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Amarillo, Texas
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One of the best benefits of staying at Sandals is being able to enjoy the facilities at all Sandals resorts in the vicinity. The free shuttle service makes it easy. Aside from the excellent breakfasts at Sandals Royal Caribbean, lunch and dinner options are just so so. We much preferred the Oleander Room and Cucina Romana, the two reservations-required fine... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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This was our forth visit in little more than a year! We have always enjoyed the food, obviously – but were stunned by the dramatic upgrades. Another returning couple shared our enthusiasm and confirmed that there was, indeed, a new chef. The fish has always been very good at RC but with Chef Ian's magic touch, fish and seafood were... More 

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Staten Island, New York
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have been to Royal Caribbean numerous times over the years always with butler service by the River Suites. We were lucky enough to get Ellis and Hughell. and request them every time we go there. Over the years they had to break them up because they were just to popular. Both men are the best at what they do.... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
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Having never done an all inclusive before, in doing my research, Sandals was the only resort that consistently got high marks so that was the reason I initially chose them. After staying there, I'm not sure I would go anyplace else in the future. Simply put, from the maids to the corporate management, the Sandals people know what they are... More 

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Excellent place to stay, relax, eat, drink... sleep. I booked this place by sheer luck. We were doing a Cuba cruise and wanted to stay a few days in Jamaica. Wow, I had no idea it would be that great. Butler service, pool side service, etc. Lower key that some other places but fantastic. I was here to relax and... More 

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Kingman, Arizona
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We first travelled to SRC in June of 1990 for our honeymoon. We have been back to this particular resort 7 times. We have used Club Class service since it's inception with the exception of last year which I will get to shortly. We know this resort inside and out and while we have made several trips to Sandals resorts... More 

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Pittsburgh, PA
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I just got back from 6 days at Sandals Royal Caribbean. This was our fourth time at Sandals, but first at RC (we had been for dinner before at the private island). While we had a good time and the resort was nice, we will not come back. Let me start with the pros: -Beautiful grounds -Extremely... More 

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My SO and I booked a 10-day trip to Sandals RC many months ago for a trip in January 2017, and paid the deposit. Unfortunately due to a banking issue out of our control but currently being resolved, we were having trouble completing the final payment (over $8000). Any other resort, upon being informed of our problems, would have been... More 

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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
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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
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint James Parish > Montego Bay
Price Range: €422 - €1,131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort and Private Island 4*
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 Luxury Hotel in Montego Bay
#5 Romantic Hotel in Montego Bay
#5 Top resorts Hotel in Montego Bay
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Montego Bay
#5 Family Hotel in Montego Bay
#7 Business Hotel in Montego Bay
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“We had a room in the Kensington block of rooms and it was wonderful. Quieter and right off the beach.”
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“The caribbean premium rooms have the worst views and some of the rooms are very very small. choose carefully”
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“Beach front or Ocean View Luxury AND a Butler”
 of 5 bubbles JazzScuba, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We had a butler swim-out suite and loved it.”
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“We had a private Royal Butler Suite on the beach... perfect for a honeymoon experience.”
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