Half Moon Jamaica
Rose Hall, St. James
Montego Bay, Jamaica, West Indies

Distance from hotel to town, 7 miles (11 kms). Distance from hotel to Sangster International Airport (MBJ), 6 miles (10 kms).  

One of the Caribbean's most iconic destinations, Half Moon is situated on 400 acres of manicured grounds with two miles of beachfront. Half Moon offers individually-appointed rooms and suites, and villas, most of which have views of the Caribbean Sea. Guests can enjoy extensive offerings including the largest spa oasis in the Caribbean, an 18-hole championship golf course, the Sugar Mill (awarded Jamaica's best restaurant), state-of-the-art fitness facilities, water sports and wellness activities.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobics
  • Babysitting Referrals
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Bars (5)
  • Beach
  • Bicycle Rentals
  • Business Center
  • Car Rental ($)
  • Cell Phone Rentals ($)
  • Children's Playground
  • Children's Program
  • Croquet Courts (2)
  • Currency Exchange ($)
  • Driving Range
  • Entertainment (nightly)
  • Fax Machine
  • Fitness Center
  • Gift Shop
  • Golf Cart Rentals ($)
  • Gym
  • Health Spa
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Internet Cafe
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry Service ($)
  • Medical Facilities ($)
  • Miniature Golf
  • Nurse ($)
  • Physician ($)
  • Pool (children's)
  • Pools (freshwater) (2)
  • Putting Green
  • Restaurants (6)
  • Sailing ($)
  • Sauna
  • Scuba Diving ($)
  • Snorkeling ($)
  • Squash Courts (4)
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis Courts (11)
  • Tour Desk
  • Volleyball
  • Watersports Facility
  • Windsurfing ($)
Complete shopping village, plus shopping arcade Golf 18 hole, par 72, championship golf course. Miscellaneous Amenities Pedal Boats ($) Golf Academy Caddy ($) ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Accommodation Categories and Descriptions (back to top)

Arrival/Departure Time:  

• Check-in-time: 3:00 pm Check-out-time: 12:00 pm  

Early check-in and late checkout on request, and subject to availability.  

Children Policy:  

• Children's age break is 12 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2018:  

• Rooms/Suites:  

• Resort Room - 2 adults or 2 adults and 1 infant (under 2).  

• Ocean Room - 2 adults or 2 adults and 1 infant (under 2). Ocean Junior Suite - 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children (under 17). Prestige Ocean Junior Suite - 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children (under 17). Pool Suite - 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children (under 17). Ocean Suite - 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children (under 17). Prestige Ocean Suite - 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children (under 17). Two Bedroom Suite - 4 adults or 4 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 3 children.  

The Villas:  

• Four Bedroom Garden View - 8 adults or 6 adults and 4 children. Five Bedroom Garden View - 10 adults or 7 adults and 5 children. Six Bedroom Garden View - 12 adults or 9 adults and 5 children. Seven Bedroom Garden View - 14 adults or 11 adults and 5 children. Five Bedroom Ocean View Premium - 10 adults or 7 adults and 5 children. Six Bedroom Ocean View Premium - 12 adults or 9 adults and 5 children.  

Please note regarding maximum occupancies in villas:  

• There are other combinations of children/adults allowed in the villas, the above maximum occupancies should be used as a guideline only. Adult maximum occupancies are correct as stated.  

2019:  

• Rooms/Suites:  

• Resort Room - 2 adults.  

• Ocean Room - 2 adults.  

• Prestige Ocean Room - 2 adults.  

• Estate Ocean Room - 2 adults.  

• Ocean Junior Suite - 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Prestige Ocean Junior Suite - 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Pool Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Ocean Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Prestige Ocean Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• 2 Bedroom Suite - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• Estate Ocean Suite - 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• 2 Bedroom Estate Ocean Suite - 4 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.  

• 4 Bedroom Estate Ocean Suite - 8 adults or 4 adults and 4 children.  

The Villas:  

• Four Bedroom Garden View - 8 adults or 8 adults and 2 children or 7 adults and 3 children or 6 adults and 4 children.  

• Five Bedroom Garden View - 10 adults or 10 adults and 2 children or 9 adults and 3 children or 8 adults and 4 children or 7 adults and 5 children.  

• Six Bedroom Garden - 12 adults or 12 adults and 2 children or 11 adults and 3 children or 10 adults and 4 children or 9 adults and 5 children.  

• Seven Bedroom Garden View - 14 adults or 14 adults and 2 children or 13 adults and 3 children or 12 adults and 4 children or 11 adults and 5 children.  

• Five Bedroom Ocean View - 10 adults or 10 adults and 2 children or 9 adults and 3 children or 8 adults and 4 children or 7 adults and 5 children.  

• Six Bedroom Ocean View - 12 adults or 12 adults and 2 children or 11 adults and 3 children or 10 adults and 4 children or 9 adults and 5 children.  

Resort Room, are comfortably furnished with king-sized or twin beds (subject to availability) and come with private patios or balconies.  

• These rooms enjoy views across the lush Half Moon gardens and pools.  

• Bedding: 2 twin beds.  

Ocean Room, are comfortably furnished with king-sized or double beds (subject to availability), and come with private patios or balconies.  

• These rooms face the Caribbean Sea and are just steps away from the beach.  

12/20/2018 - 12/20/2019 Prestige Ocean Room, These contemporary rooms with classic touches offer views of the Caribbean Sea. Some are situated on the ground or first floor of two-story cottages, while others are located on the first floor of the resort's great house. Each room comes with an expansive, covered and furnished private patio or balcony. Rooms feature King-sized or double beds (subject to availability).  

En suite bathrooms feature double sinks, and bathtubs or showers. King bedrooms interconnect with double bedrooms for more space.  

12/20/2018 - 12/20/2019 Estate Ocean Room(*), Situated in one of four charming timbered Estate Houses, these spacious rooms offer views of the Caribbean Sea and feature private outdoor living spaces.  

Ground-floor Estate Ocean Rooms include furnished patios while first- floor rooms come with wrap-around balconies. This room type also features the resort's largest standard rooms. All bedrooms have en suite bathrooms, which come with showers or bathtubs, and double sinks. Rooms feature King-sized or double beds (subject to availability).  

Ocean Junior Suite, These suites are steps away from the beach. Classic and charming, each Ocean Junior Suite affords guests with a relaxed living area, and a balcony or patio with lovely views of the Caribbean Sea. King-sized beds are available.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 twin beds. View: Garden or Ocean.  

Prestige Ocean Junior Suite, these airy beachfront suites are spacious and well-appointed, featuring living areas and expansive bathrooms. Step out on to the breezy patio or balcony and feel at ease by the breath- taking Caribbean Sea views afforded to these suites. Rooms feature King- sized or double beds (subject to availability).  

• View: Ocean.  

Pool Suite, uniquely-designed Pool Suites offer the luxury of space and privacy. Elegantly-appointed, no two suites are the same. These inviting accommodations each come with a separate living room connected to a bedroom. The private balcony or patio offers a view of one of the semi- private pools. King-sized beds available.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 twin beds.  

Ocean Suite, uniquely-designed Ocean Suites offer the luxury of space and privacy. Elegantly-appointed, no two suites are the same. These inviting accommodations each come with a separate living room connected to a bedroom. The private balcony or patio offers a view of the Caribbean Sea. King-sized beds available.  

Prestige Ocean Suite, The Prestige Ocean Suites exude style and charm, complete with spacious living rooms and bedrooms. They are meticulously designed for comfort and enjoyment. Featuring deep balconies or terraces, these rooms command lovely views of the Caribbean Sea and are ideal for peaceful living. King-sized beds available.  

Two Bedroom Suite, (2BS) offer an elegantly appointed and spacious bed- room, separate living area, bathroom, and private balcony or patio with views of the Caribbean Sea or the Half Moon gardens. Each Two Bedroom Suite has its own distinct ambiance and feel, no two being the same.  

12/20/2018 - 12/20/2019 Estate Ocean Suite(*), These airy suites offer views of the Caribbean Sea and are ideal for guests looking for more indoor and outdoor living space.  

They are situated in private Estate Houses, surrounded by tropical gardens. Known for their versatility, each house provides suite- connecting capabilities for up to four bedrooms. Perfect for entertaining, the Estate Ocean Suite features a wet bar, powder room and living area with French doors that open up to a large covered outdoor living space and dining area with seating for up to eight people. Each bedroom has a private patio, and expansive en suite bathroom with bath- tubs or showers, double sinks and private outdoor showers. King-sized beds available.  

12/20/2018 - 12/20/2019 Two Bedroom Estate Ocean Suite(*), These airy suites offer views of the Caribbean Sea and are ideal for guests looking for more indoor and out- door living space. They are situated in private Estate Houses, surrounded by tropical gardens.  

Perfect for entertaining, the Estate Ocean Suite features a wet bar, powder room and living area with French doors that open up to a large covered outdoor living space and dining area with seating for up to eight people.  

Each bedroom has a private patio, and expansive en suite bathroom with bathtubs or showers, double sinks and private outdoor showers. King- sized beds available.  

12/20/2018 - 12/20/2019 Four Bedroom Estate Ocean Suite(*), These airy suites offer views of the Caribbean Sea and are ideal for guests looking for more indoor and out- door living space. They are situated in private Estate Houses, surrounded by tropical gardens.  

Perfect for entertaining, the Estate Ocean Suite features a wet bar, powder room and living area with French doors that open up to a large covered outdoor living space and dining area with seating for up to eight people.  

Ground floor bedrooms have private patios, and expansive en suite bath- rooms with bathtubs or showers, double sinks and private outdoor showers.  

• The first-floor bedrooms feature private wrap-around balconies. Three bedrooms come with King-sized beds, while the fourth bedroom comes with two double beds.  

Four Bedroom Garden View(*), (4GN) For the ultimate in luxury, discover one of the Villas, where you can enjoy full access to the amenities and activities of a world-class resort while still enjoying the privacy and comfort of your own Caribbean Villa. These villas with four bedrooms, all offer keyed entrances and en-suite bathrooms. The Villas at Half Moon are ideal for gathering friends, family or colleagues for an unforgettable Caribbean vacation.  

The villas are individually decorated and offer:  

• Staff of three: a personal cook, butler and personal housekeeper  

• Private swimming pool and outdoor area  

• Two golf carts  

• Cable television, radio, and telephone in each room  

• Wireless internet and DVD player (in common living area)  

• Air conditioning in each bedroom  

• Bathrobes in each bedroom  

• Access to resort facilities and amenities  

• Safe for storing valuables  

• Guests staying a minimum of 4 nights receive complimentary Continental Breakfast for the first morning of their stay  

Please note:  

• Groceries needed for cook to prepare meals, must be purchased at the commissary.  

Five Bedroom Garden View(*), (5GN) For the ultimate in luxury, discover one of the Villas, where you can enjoy full access to the amenities and activities of a world-class resort while still enjoying the privacy and comfort of your own Caribbean Villa. These villas with five bedrooms, all offer keyed entrances and en-suite bathrooms. The Villas at Half Moon are ideal for gathering friends, family or colleagues for an unforgettable Caribbean vacation.  

The villas are individually decorated and offer:  

• Staff of three: a personal cook, butler and personal housekeeper  

• Private swimming pool and outdoor area  

• Two golf carts  

• Cable television, radio, and telephone in each room  

• Wireless internet and DVD player (in common living area)  

• Air conditioning in each bedroom  

• Bathrobes in each bedroom  

• Access to resort facilities and amenities  

• Safe for storing valuables  

• Guests staying a minimum of 4 nights receive complimentary Continental Breakfast for the first morning of their stay  

Please note:  

• Groceries needed for cook to prepare meals, must be purchased at the commissary.  

Six Bedroom Garden View, (6GN) For the ultimate in luxury, discover one of the Villas, where you can enjoy full access to the amenities and activities of a world-class resort while still enjoying the privacy and comfort of your own Caribbean Villa. These villas with six bedrooms, all offer keyed entrances and en-suite bathrooms. The Villas at Half Moon are ideal for gathering friends, family or colleagues for an unforgettable Caribbean vacation.  

The villas are individually decorated and offer:  

• Staff of three: a personal cook, butler and personal housekeeper  

• Private swimming pool and outdoor area  

• Two golf carts  

• Cable television, radio, and telephone in each room  

• Wireless internet and DVD player (in common living area)  

• Air conditioning in each bedroom  

• Bathrobes in each bedroom  

• Access to resort facilities and amenities  

• Safe for storing valuables  

• Guests staying a minimum of 4 nights receive complimentary Continental Breakfast for the first morning of their stay  

Please note:  

• Groceries needed for cook to prepare meals, must be purchased at the commissary.  

Seven Bedroom Garden View, (7GN) For the ultimate in luxury, discover one of the Villas, where you can enjoy full access to the amenities and activities of a world-class resort while still enjoying the privacy and comfort of your own Caribbean Villa. These villas with seven bedrooms, offer keyed entrances and en-suite bathrooms. The Villas at Half Moon are ideal for gathering friends, family or colleagues for an unforgettable Caribbean vacation.  

The villas are individually decorated and offer:  

• Staff of three: a personal cook, butler and personal housekeeper  

• Private swimming pool and outdoor area  

• Two golf carts  

• Cable television, radio, and telephone in each room  

• Wireless internet and DVD player (in common living area)  

• Air conditioning in each bedroom  

• Bathrobes in each bedroom  

• Access to resort facilities and amenities  

• Safe for storing valuables  

• Guests staying a minimum of 4 nights receive complimentary Continental Breakfast for the first morning of their stay  

Please note:  

• Groceries needed for cook to prepare meals, must be purchased at the commissary.  

Five Bedroom Ocean View(*), is a Premium Villa category. Step out of your villa and onto your own private balcony or patio. This renovated premium villa is certainly large enough to share with friends or family, and the expansive living areas allow for plenty of space to relax and enjoy.  

• Beautifully appointed with bright tropical colors and king-size beds, this is the ultimate beach escape.  

Six Bedroom Ocean View(*), is a Premium Villa category. Step out of your villa and onto your own private balcony or patio. This renovated premium villa is certainly large enough to share with friends or family, and the expansive living areas allow for plenty of space to relax and enjoy.  

• Beautifully appointed with bright tropical colors and king-size beds, this is the ultimate beach escape.  

Hibiscus Wing Information:  

• Recently added, these 68 magnificent beachfront rooms and suites offer the ultimate in relaxed tropical living. Lounge on expansive patios or balconies looking out to sea; rest in four-poster beds; or snuggle up with a good book in plush sofas and rattan arm chairs. Each room has been meticulously appointed with a plantation-style decor that is reminiscent of the ease of a bygone era, but with all the modern conveniences you need such as data port Internet access, television/VCR, mini-bar, electronic safe and more.  

(*) Denotes on request basis only, no allotment given.  

All accommodations include: radio, telephone (direct dial), crib (on request), mini-bar, safe (in accommodation), internet access, television, hairdryer, patio or balcony, shower, bathtub and air conditioning.  

Kitchen In Deluxe Suites/Villas  

Ceiling Fan In some rooms.  

Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.  

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

19th Hole, The 19th Hole Bar at the Half Moon golf course, where you and fellow golfers can recap the hole-in-one that you just missed.  

General Opening Hours: Open 7:00am until 7:00pm.  

• General Opening Days: Open daily.  

Cedar Bar, Cedar Bar The heart of the resort, it has spectacular views of the both the sea and sunsets. Ask the barmen, Caswell or Wills, for the bar snack menu and to introduce you to the Yellowbird Cocktail.  

• It is here where the evening entertainment takes place and where you'll make friends.  

General Opening Hours: Open 11:00am until 1:00am.  

• General Opening Days: Open daily.  

Hibiscus Swim Up Bar, They have a swim-up bar at the Hibiscus Pool, which is open all day.  

General Opening Hours: Open 10:00am until 6:00pm.  

• General Opening Days: Open daily.  

Lester's Cafe, The baristas will serve you the coffee of your choice using Jamaica's world-famous Blue Mountain coffee beans. Also available at Lester's are smoothies, sandwiches and bakery treats.  

• Located in the lobby is Lester's Cafe. Discover an amazing selection of coffees and teas from around the world, featuring certified pure roasted Jamaican Blue Mountain coffee.  

General Opening Hours: Open 11:00am until 1:00am.  

• General Opening Days: Open daily.  

Beach Bbq, You don't have to leave the beach when visiting this food cart parked on the sand. Moonchies is perfect for grabbing Jerk on the go. Head on over to Sunrise Beach one evening and enjoy a sumptuous Caribbean spread under the stars while being entertained by performances such as limbo dancing, crab racing and more. Kick off your shoes and get moving to the rhythmic beats of the Caribbean.  

Il Giardino(*), Located beside the Seagrape Terrace, our air-conditioned Italian restaurant offers a selection of pasta dishes prepared in a distinctive style. Il Giardino is open for dinner only.  

Cuisine: Italian.  

General Opening Hours: Open 6:00pm until 10:00pm.  

• General Opening Days: Open daily for dinner.  

(*) Denotes reservation is required.  

Sugar Mill, On the gentle slope overlooking Halfmoon's beautiful championship golf course, stands the unique and enchanting restaurant, The Sugar Mill restaurant. As a sentinel overlooking the restaurant's Victorian architecture and white walls set magnificently against the surrounding lush green vegetation, the two hundred year old water mill is reminiscent of past grandeur and completes the romantic setting which attracts celebrities from all over the world. This uniquely beautiful restaurant has been recently renovated to preserve and enhance its romantic ambiance. The Sugar Mill Restaurant offers delicious international and Jamaican flavors for lunch and candlelit dinners on the terrace as well as providing a wide variety of conference and catering options. A complimentary shuttle operates from the hotel every fifteen minutes.  

Cuisine: International, Jamaican.  

General Opening Hours: Open from 6:00pm until 10:00pm.  

• General Opening Days: Open daily for dinner.  

The Seagrape Terrace, reigns as one of Jamaica's finest restaurants for contemporary Caribbean dining. Set beneath lush green buttonwood trees & caressed by soft sea breezes, the open-air Terrace specializes in nouvelle Caribbean dishes. Romantic evenings come with live entertainment and dancing under the stars. This restaurant caters to every individual's particular eating habits: early-morning risers, mid-morning persons, those who prefer an early or late lunch, and those requiring afternoon snacks or tea. Special provisions are made for the little ones who often require earlier meal times.  

General Opening Days: Open daily.  

• Breakfast Hours: Open 6:00am until 11:00am.  

• Lunch Hours: Open 12:00pm until 5:30pm/Tea 4:00pm until 5:30pm.  

• Dinner Hours: Open 7:00pm until 10:00pm.  

Other Dining Options:  

• Half Moon is pleased to be able to offer a new dining option at Mystic India Authentic Indian Cuisine located in the Whitter Village (5 minutes from the hotel).  

Mystic India will be offered as a dining option to Half Moon guests who are booked on the following plans:  

•  

• Modified American Plan  

• Full American Plan  

• Half Moon Plan  

• Ultimate in Luxury  

• Total Golf Experience  

Please Note:  

• Restaurant is off site as mentioned above.  

• Dining hours: 5pm-10pm daily.  

• Reservations are required via the hotels concierge team.  

• Transportation will be provided to/from the restaurant by Mystic India.  

• Drinks are excluded when dining at Mystic India. Guests will be charged for alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages (while dining here) regardless of meal plan or package booked.  

Meal Plan Options (back to top)

Modified American Plan - MAP Breakfast and dinner daily.  

Please Note:  

• Includes daily breakfast and dinner; excluding drinks (non-alcoholic & alcoholic).  

• Plan must be added for the entire length of stay and for all guests occupying the room.  

• Plan includes room service; guest will be charged a nominal room delivery fee.  

• Booking Dates: 12/20/2018 - 12/20/2019  

• Travel Dates: 12/20/2018 - 12/20/2019  

Premium Plan Breakfast, lunch and dinner. Beverage credit per person. Beverage credit also applies to premium brands or bottles. No alcoholic beverages for persons under 18 years. Round trip airport transfer included.  

 

Full American Plan - FAP Breakfast, lunch and dinner only.  

 

Buffet Breakfast - BP  

Additional Meal Plan Information:  

• Breakfast is served at Seagrape Terrace.  

• Lunch is served at Seagrape Terrace or Moonchies Grill.  

• Dinner is served at Seagrape Terrace, Il Giardino, Sugar Mill or the Weekly Beach BBQ  

• Drinks are not included with the optional meal plans: Breakfast Plan (BP), Modified American Plan (MAP) or Full American Plan (FAP).  

• Room Service (where applicable) is included with the optional meal plans but guests will be charged a nominal room delivery fee.  

• Room service is not available for the Royal Villas.  

• For 2018 (eff. dates 12/16/17-12/20/18): Meal plan options are no longer available in the Villas.  

Child Policy for Meal Plans 2018:  

• Children 3-12 years old will receive a 50% discount on all meal plans.  

• No charge for children 2 & under.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

 

2019 Bonus Features:  

• Travel Dates: 12/20/2018 - 12/20/2019  

• Complimentary daily buffet breakfast served in the restaurant as of the 01/03/19  

• Wireless internet service in guest rooms and in public areas throughout the resort  

• Use of computer lounge and business centre services  

• Daily early morning coffee and tea station  

• Use of tennis courts & tennis racquets  

• Pre-arrival concierge services  

• Airport concierge services  

• On property shuttle bus service  

• Use of fitness center  

• Croquet table tennis volleyball basketball  

• Use of water sports equipment are (lilos, paddle boards, single & double kayaks)  

• Use of Anancy Childrens Village playground  

2018 Bonus Features:  

• Travel Dates: 12/16/2017 - 12/19/2018  

• Wireless internet service in guest rooms and in public areas throughout the resort  

• Use of computer lounge and business center services  

• Daily early morning coffee and tea station  

• Use of tennis courts & tennis racquets  

• Pre-arrival concierge services  

• Airport concierge services  

• On property shuttle bus service  

• Use of fitness center  

• Activities such as croquet, table tennis, volleyball and basketball  

• Use of water sports equipment (lilos, paddleboats, single and double kayaks)  

• Use of Anancy Childrens Village playground  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

Requirements for Getting Married at Half Moon:  

• Please Note:  

• Half Moon has consistently been voted one of the top romantic destinations in the world. Your dreams can become a reality in our Caribbean paradise. Whether it is a small intimate wedding ceremony or a larger wedding with many family and friends as guests, the resort has both outdoor and indoor venues to suit your needs.  

• Half Moon's team of master wedding planners and event specialists provide personalised attention from start to finish, and there is no request too great or small.  

Anancy Children's Village:  

• At Half Moon, kids are VIPs. Inspired by Jamaican folklore, the Anancy Children's Village is where children aged 3 to 12 can learn, play, discover and make friends. Professional nannies help younger children enjoy everything Anancy Children's Village has to offer. Children's Village staff are affiliated with Penn State University's esteemed "Better Kid Care".  

2018-2019 Villa Added Value:  

• Travel Dates: 12/16/2017 - 12/20/2019  

• Guests staying in any Villa for a minimum of 4 nights will receive complimentary Continental Breakfast for the first morning of their stay.