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Franklyn D. Resort & Spa

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Main Street, Runaway Bay 99999 Jamaica See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed today via mobile

This review will be a little long but let me give you the Coles Notes version. If you are thinking about going to FDR and have kids, just do it. There is a reason people keep going back. They got it all figured out. We...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Stevenkmacneil
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 7 April 2018

We have now stayed here 4 times, and this is the most times we have stayed at any one resort. Since our first stay, our nanny has kept in touch with us, we love her! She is like a part of the family. No matter...More

Date of stay: March 2018
15  Thank Jim K
Response from Trishawana D, Director of Sales at Franklyn D. Resort & SpaResponded 8 August 2018

We are ecstatic to read your incredible 5 star review!! Your patronage to FDR over the years is greatly appreciated and we are thrilled that you have chosen us for multiple family vacation visits. It is great to read that your vacation nanny is considered...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Most of the reviews are quite accurate. The resort is excellent if you would like to be able to relax a bit with small children. The nannies are great, prevalent and willing to do as much or as little as you want. Most of the...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Explore48531700305
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you've read even a small handful of reviews on FDR, you probably already have a very accurate picture of the resort and you know why people come here: The nannies. We just got back and it was exactly as we expected. We spoke to...More

Date of stay: November 2018
3  Thank btgallag
Reviewed 3 November 2018

Just returned from an awesome stay at FDR. It was our first trip to Jamaica, traveling with a 3 1/2 month old and a 3 1/2 year old. Normally I wouldn't even consider traveling abroad with a baby so young; however, the resort assigns a...More

Date of stay: October 2018
5  Thank htp2001
Response from Trishawana, Director of Sales at Franklyn D. Resort & SpaResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your detailed review following your recent stay with us. It was certainly our privilege to have served your family and made your experience a memorable one. Your commendations of our incredible staff especially Beverly your Nanny are appreciated and it will...More

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Description
All-inclusive, All- Suite Beachfront Family Resort with a dedicated Vacation Nanny assigned to every family to care for the kids from check-in to check-out. All- Inclusive package includes spacious More accommodations in large 1, 2 or 3 bedroom suites with separate living areas,kitchenette and balcony or terrace. Continental, Italian/French/ Indian and Jamaican cuisine from a choice of 4 restaurants along with a Sushi Bar & Creperie;Premium Bar, Glass Bottom Boat Rides,kayaking, snorkeling, paddle boards, tennis, 4 pools including- 100' waterslide, separate kids, tweens and teens programs with supervised daily activities. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Tennis Court
Wheelchair Access
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
On the Beach
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Luxury
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Top resorts Hotels
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Spa
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Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Luxury
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
Spa
,
Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
78
Price range
US$348 - US$790 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Franklyn d Hotel Runaway Bay
,
Franklyn d Resort And Spa
,
Franklyn d Resort All Inclusive
,
Franklyn D. Resort & Spa Jamaica/Runaway Bay, Caribbean
Location
Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Ann Parish > Runaway Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
On the Beach
,
Luxury
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
Spa
,
Family
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
78
Price range
US$348 - US$790 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Franklyn d Hotel Runaway Bay
,
Franklyn d Resort And Spa
,
Franklyn d Resort All Inclusive
,
Franklyn D. Resort & Spa Jamaica/Runaway Bay, Caribbean
Location
Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Ann Parish > Runaway Bay
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Traveller (733)
Room & Suite (428)
Pool & Beach (208)
Dining (86)
Amenities (111)
Family and Play Areas (47)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Millertimeswife
6 December 2018|
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Response from Explore48531700305 | Reviewed this property |
We tipped a few dollars here and there when we ordered drinks at the bar. We also tipped our nanny at the end of our stay ~$150 (we had two young kids she cared for). I think you could tip less frequently in larger sums... More
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Natalie M
7 September 2018|
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Response from 847kimberleyt | Reviewed this property |
There is a request form you can complete daily. The Nanny will get the items from the commissary. It is a limited menu with basics such as cereals, coffee, juice, cheese and crackers, etc. Beyond that we had a small bag the... More
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Zomtash
4 August 2018|
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Response from spencerallison | Reviewed this property |
We took the shuttle and it is long depending on what other hotels people are going to. It is a drive but I think the free shuttle would be fine considering you will take up four seats.
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Room Tips
"Spring for beachfront. The views are far superior. Room #1 has nice views and good location, but is right..."
btgallag
7 Nov 2018
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"Rooms on the south side are quieter"
MehrParvaz
4 Sep 2018
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"The ground floor beach rooms are awesome as they're just slightly raised but on the beach so you can..."
xaviercoughlan
2 Aug 2018
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"Garden Rooms get much less light so your kid wont' wake up at 5:00am every day."
936vikramn
23 Apr 2018
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