Riu Montego Bay
Montego Bay
Jamaica

Distance from hotel to town, 2.7 miles (4 kms). Distance from hotel to Sangster International Airport (MBJ), 1.6 miles (3 kms).  

In harmony with island architecture, the Riu Montego Bay hotel lies along a shimmering beach surrounded by nearly 450,000 square-feet of lush gardens. Located less than three miles from downtown Montego Bay and practically next door to a shopping center, this island oasis offers a wide variety of activities and deluxe accommodations in a beautiful setting. With an onsite spa and golf nearby, it's an ideal vacation destination for families, couples or singles.  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations for Physically Challenged Guests
  • Aerobic Classes
  • Aerobics (water)
  • Babysitting Services ($)
  • Bar (snack)
  • Bar (swim-up)
  • Bars/Lounges (4)
  • Beach (onsite)
  • Beauty Salon ($)
  • Billiards ($)
  • Breakfast Room
  • Car Rental Desk ($)
  • Children's Activities
  • Children's Club (mini)
  • Children's Playground
  • Conference Facilities
  • Conference Room ($)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Disco
  • Dive Center ($)
  • Doctor (on call) ($)
  • Entertainment
  • Exercise Classes
  • Facilities for Physically Challenged Guests
  • Fitness Center
  • Game Room ($)
  • Gift Shop ($)
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Hairdresser ($)
  • Ice Machines
  • Jacuzzi (outdoor)
  • Juice Bar ($)
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Massage Services ($)
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Newsstand ($)
  • Parking Facility
  • Ping Pong
  • Pool (children's)
  • Pool (outdoor)
  • Poolside Beverage Service
  • Poolside Grill
  • Restaurants (4)
  • Rooms (701)
  • Sauna
  • Spa ($)
  • Suites
  • Sundries Shop ($)
  • Sundries Shop ($)
  • Taxi Stand ($)
  • Tennis Court (lighted) (2)
  • Terrace (sun)
  • Umbrellas (beach/pool)
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Watersports (non-motorized)
  • Wedding Coordinator ($)
  • Wedding Site ($)
Electronic, will hold laptop (15" size) Computers (available): ($) Use of computers with internet access Internet Access Last updated: 02/24/16  

• Wi-Fi is now available in the common areas of hotel (24 hours a day) free of charge.  

• Wi-Fi is available in the accommodations at an additional cost to guests. Pool  

• Swimming pool with adjoining Jacuzzi Nightclub "Pacha" nightclub Game Room: ($) Games room with slot machine and video games ($) 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:  

• 2017-2018:  

• Effective dates: 12/24/15-12/23/18  

• Children 2-12 years old are charged the child rate when sharing with parents.  

• Children must share room with 2 adults to receive the child rates.  

• Children's ages must be specified in the rooming list.  

• Additional charges apply for rollaway beds and cribs.  

• 2019:  

• Effective dates: 12/24/18-12/23/19  

• The 2019 children's policy has not been received yet, please use the 2017-2018 children's policy as a guideline. This information is subject to change.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2017:  

• Standard - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Family Room - 5 adults or 2 adults and 3 children, or 3 adults and 2 children or 4 adults and 1 child.* Gardenview - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Oceanview - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Oceanfront - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Oceanview Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.  

Please note for maximum occupancies:  

• (*) The minimum occupancy for the Family Room allowed is 2 adults and 1 child.  

2018:  

• Standard/Run of House - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Standard/ROH Connecting - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Standard/ROH Handicapped - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child. Family Room - 5 adults or 2 adults and 3 children, or 3 adults and 2 children or 4 adults and 1 child.* Gardenview - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Gardenview Connecting - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.** Oceanview - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Oceanview Connecting - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.** Oceanfront - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.  

• Oceanfront Connecting - 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children, or 3 adults and 1 child.** Oceanview Suite - 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.  

Key: ROH = Run Of House  

Please note for maximum occupancies:  

• (*) The minimum occupancy for the Family Room allowed is 2 adults and 1 child.  

• (**) These rooms have the ability to be connecting when the 2nd room is purchased. Maximum occupancy is per room.  

2019:  

• The 2019 maximum occupancies have not been received yet, please use the 2018 maximum occupancies as a guideline. This information is subject to change.  

Standard/run Of House, Accommodation offers air conditioning, ceiling fan, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini- bar and liquor dispenser, satellite television, radio alarm clock, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with bathtub and shower, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace.  

12/24/2017 - 12/23/2018 Standard / Run Of House Connecting, This room has the same description as the Standard/Run of House but has the ability to be connecting, when a 2nd room is purchased.  

12/24/2017 - 12/23/2018 Standard / Run Of House Handicapped, This room has the same description as the Standard/Run of House except the room is handicap accessible.  

Family Room, (FMR) Accommodation offers air conditioning, ceiling fan, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini- bar and liquor dispenser, satellite television, radio alarm clock, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with bathtub and shower, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace.  

• Bedding: 3 double beds.  

Garden View, (GDV) Accommodation offers air conditioning, ceiling fan, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini- bar and liquor dispenser, satellite television, radio alarm clock, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with bathtub and shower, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with garden view.  

12/24/2017 - 12/23/2018 Garden View Connecting, This room has the same description as the Garden View Room but has the ability to be connecting, when a 2nd room is purchased.  

Ocean View, (OCV) Accommodation offers air conditioning, ceiling fan, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini- bar and liquor dispenser, satellite television, radio alarm clock, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with bathtub and shower, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with ocean view.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

12/24/2017 - 12/23/2018 Ocean View Connecting, This room has the same description as the Ocean View Room but has the ability to be connecting, when a 2nd room is purchased.  

Oceanfront, (OFA) Accommodation offers air conditioning, ceiling fan, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini- bar and liquor dispenser, satellite television, radio alarm clock, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with bathtub and shower, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with ocean front views.  

• Bedding: 2 double beds.  

12/24/2017 - 12/23/2018 Oceanfront Connecting, This room has the same description as the Oceanfront Room but has the ability to be connecting, when a 2nd room is purchased.  

Ocean View Suite, (OVS) Accommodation offers air conditioning, ceiling fan, split-level living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, regularly replenished mini-bar & liquor dispenser, satellite television, radio alarm clock, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board, walk-in closet. Bathroom equipped with whirlpool bathtub, extra shower cabin, bidet, double-sink, hairdryer and amenities kit. Balcony or terrace with ocean view.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed. View: Ocean.  

All accommodations include: smoke detector, sinks (double), telephone (direct dial), air conditioning, television (satellite), alarm clock radio, amenity kit, balcony or terrace, bathtub, ceiling fan, hairdryer, iron, ironing board, maid service, radio, safe deposit box (digital, laptop size), shower, sprinkler system and internet access (wireless):  

• ($).  

($) Denotes a fee may be charged.  

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

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Coconut, Bar.  

Exodus, Lounge bar with terrace.  

Sports Bar, Open 24 hours.  

Tai-tai, Poolside bar with swim-up bar.  

Kalu, Asian restaurant.  

Little Italy, Italian restaurant.  

Mahoe Bay, Poolside restaurant/grill and steakhouse.  

Rose Hall, Restaurant with terrace.  

Please Note:  

• In the past specialty restaurants required reservations.  

• Effective immediately (November 2016) the specialty restaurants no longer require reservations. Guests will now be accommodated on a first-come-first-serve basis within the restaurant(s) normal operating hours.  

Add-On Package (Honeymoon 17) (back to top)

HONEYMOON PACKAGE 2017  

Booking Dates: 07/05/2016 - 12/23/2017 Travel Dates: 12/24/2016 - 12/23/2017  

Package Inclusions:  

• Surprise welcome gift in their room  

• Small bottle of rum  

• King bed (subject to availability at time of check-in)  

• Late check-out (subject to availability at time of departure)  

• Complimentary upgrade to next available room category (subject to availability and upon request)  

• Spa credit of $40.00 USD in Ocean Harmony massage for two (50 minute), per adult, per person, per stay.  

Specialty Package (All Inclusive 17-18) (back to top)

ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE 2017-2018  

Booking Dates: 06/17/2015 - 12/23/2018 Travel Dates: 12/24/2016 - 12/23/2017 12/24/2017 - 12/23/2018  

Package Inclusions:  

• Accommodation  

• All meals and snacks (see further details below)  

• Breakfast:  

• Full American breakfast buffet and live cooking stations. Continental breakfast and snacks.  

• Lunch:  

• Hot and cold buffet and live cooking stations.  

• Pizzas, pasta, salads and assorted desserts.  

• Jerk (traditional Jamaican barbecue) station  

• Dinner:  

• Buffets and live cooking stations Special evenings: theme buffets (3 times a week)  

• Optional dining (reservations required):  

• Kalu Asian restaurant (buffet), Little Italy Italian restaurant (a la carte; buffet starters and dessert), and Mahoe Bay Grill and steakhouse (a la carte)  

• Snacks 24 hours a day  

• Beverages:  

• Unlimited local and imported beverages 24 hours a day. Regularly restocked mini-bar and liquor dispenser.  

• Use of in-room safe  

• Sports and activities:  

• Gym, table tennis, workout, beach-volleyball 2 floodlit tennis courts, racquets and tennis balls (deposit required), sauna, whirlpool bath, windsurfing, sailing, catamaran, snorkeling equipment, kayaking and one introductory scuba diving lesson in pool  

• Entertainment program:  

• Daytime entertainment program for children ages 4-12 (daily). Daytime entertainment program for adults (daily). Shows, Riu evening program or live music (daily).  

• Free entry to "Pacha" discotheque and drinks (open six nights a week)  

Please Note:  

• Formal dress is required for dinner. Main restaurant: gentlemen no sleeveless T-shirts. Theme restaurants: gentlemen no sleeveless T-shirts and long trousers.  

• All accommodations, taxes and gratuities included.  

• All hotel guests are required to wear an All Inclusive wristband for identification purposes.  

Package inclusions are subject to change.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

 

2017-2018 Bonus Features:  

• Travel Dates: 12/24/2016 - 12/23/2018  

• Afternoon tea  

• Bottled water  

• Daily activities  

• Watersports (Non-Motorized)  

• Parking  

• Towels  

• Use of Tennis Courts  

• Morning coffee  

• Complimentary sun loungers, towels and parasols by pool area  

• Complimentary sun loungers on the beach  

• Complimentary gym, sauna and Jacuzzi  

• Please Note: Use of the gym, sauna and Jacuzzi is restricted to guests over 18 years old. Sports shoes are compulsory when using the gym.  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

RIU Resorts Jamaica - Spring Break Policy:  

• During the months of March & April, at least one person must be 21 years of age or older in every room.  

• During these months, the hotel reserves the right not to admit any room in which all guests are younger than 21. This situation can have serious repercussions and should be avoided at any cost. Please advise the travel agencies accordingly.  

General Information:  

• Located close to shopping (350 m/1148 ft)  

• Hotel accepts the following credit cards for check-in and incidental charges: MasterCard and Visa  

• Guests at Riu Montego Bay do not have access to Riu Reggae, please advise guests accordingly.  

Minimum Age Requirements:  

• Year-round (except March-April) at least one person in each room must be 18 years or older in order to check in.  

• During the months of March-April at least one person in each room must be 21 years or older in order to check in.  

• No student groups under 21 years old or Spring Breakers are accepted year round.  

Check-in Policies:  

• There must be a minimum of one person 21 years or older to check-in to any RIU Resort.  

Honeymooners:  

• Honeymooners will receive a surprise gift in their rooms upon arrival. Marriage certificate required.