Riu Palace Jamaica
Mahoe Bay, Ironshore
Montego Bay, Jamaica

Distance from hotel to town, 2.8 miles (5 kms). Distance from hotel to Sangster International Airport (MBJ), 1.7 miles (3 kms).  

The Hotel Riu Palace Jamaica is located in the northwest of Jamaica, very near Montego Bay, Jamaica, and offers a range of luxury services to its customers with a quiet beach with clear waters and fine sand.  

If you are looking for relaxation and tranquility, the Hotel Riu Palace Jamaica has the best facilities for this. Being an adults only hotel, exclusively for adults over 18, you can enjoy on your own with a wide range of leisure activities, such as fresh water pool, chill out bar on the beach, jacuzzi, sauna, gym and wellness center Renova Spa with different treatments and massages.  

The hotel offers high quality service guaranteed by RIU, as our All Inclusive, in which the client's comfort and enjoyment are the most important. Therefore you will have the chance to eat at the buffet restaurant a variety of delicious dishes, and taste the best cuisine that the chefs prepare at the theme restaurants.  

If you come with your partner or with friends, you will have a great vacation. The Hotel Riu Palace Jamaica has a gym, table tennis, volley- ball, tennis, windsurfing, sailing, kayaking, snorkeling, diving and more water activities. During the day you can enjoy the entertainment program, and by night you have different activities, as live music, or perhaps you prefer to dance in the disco at the best rhythm of Jamaica. If you like Golf, close to the hotel you'll find four golf courses with great views. Mahoe Bay is located in the north of Jamaica, a few miles from Montego Bay, and is a perfect place to discover the treasures of the region: Montego Bay and its "Sumfest" reggae parties. Do not forget to visit Glistening Bay, where at night the plankton glows on the water, or the area of Cockpit Country, beautiful and unexplored. Nearby there are horseback riding and rafting tours available. If you've never enjoyed a romantic boat ride, this is your chance, because nearby there are some cruise companies that organize parties, diving excursions or dinner cruises with wonderful views of the sunset.  

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Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations (238)
  • Accommodations for Physically Challenged Guests
  • Activities
  • Aerobics (aqua)
  • Air Conditioning (public areas)
  • Ballroom (2)
  • Barber Shop (nearby) ($)
  • Bars (3)
  • Beach (onsite)
  • Breakfast Room
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Concierge
  • Concierge Services
  • Conference Rooms
  • Doctor (on call) ($)
  • Dry Cleaning Services ($)
  • Facilities for Physically Challenged Guests
  • Floors (4)
  • Front Desk (24-hour)
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Hospitality Desk
  • Ice Machines
  • Laundry Service ($)
  • Lounges ($)
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Meeting Room ($)
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking
  • Pools (2)
  • Poolside Beverage Service
  • Restaurants (5)
  • Security (24-hour)
  • Solarium
  • Suites
  • Taxi Stand
  • Tennis Court (lighted) (2)
  • Tour Desk
  • Tours & Excursions ($)
  • Towels (pool)
  • Umbrellas (pool)
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Watersports (motorized) ($)
  • Watersports (non-motorized)
  • Wedding Coordinator ($)
  • Wedding Site ($)
Here are some of the features available nearby at RIU Montego Bay (a sister property):  

• Beauty Salon/Barber Shop  

• Entertainment  

• Fitness Center  

• Gift Shop  

• Massage Services  

• Sauna  

• Spa  

• Water Aerobics *Please Note: These features may have costs associated with them. Internet Access Free Wi-Fi service throughout the hotel Disco: ($) There is a nightclub/disco nearby at RIU Montego Bay Miscellaneous Amenities  

• Welcome sparkling wine  

• Premium drinks throughout the hotel  

• Special wine menu ($)  

• Romantic Dinner ($) ($) Denotes a fee may be charged. Please note: Some hotel amenities listed above may have an additional fee associated with them.  

Markets (back to top)

Golf, Honeymoon, Romance, Spa, Wedding, Dive, Adventure (for active adults), All Inclusive, Beach, Business and Adults Only.  

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:  

• Child policy is not applicable, this is an adults only hotel. Guests must be 18 years or older to stay at the resort.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2018:  

• Junior Suite Garden View - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Garden View Handicapped - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Courtyard View - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Ocean View - 3 adults. Junior Suite Oceanfront - 3 adults.  

• Suite Jacuzzi Ocean View - 3 adults.  

2019:  

• Junior Suite Garden View - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Garden View Handicapped - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Courtyard View - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Ocean View - 3 adults. Junior Suite Oceanfront - 3 adults.  

• Suite Jacuzzi Ocean View - 3 adults.  

Junior Suite Garden View, Accommodations offer air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 double beds or 1 king size bed, living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, daily replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, coffee maker, satellite flat screen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub and separate shower, by door separate toilet, double sink, bath- robe, vanity mirror, hairdryer and amenities kit. Free wifi service available in room. Balcony or terrace with garden view.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Junior Suite Garden View Handicapped, Accommodations offer air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 double beds or 1 king size bed, living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, daily replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, coffee maker, satellite flat screen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub and separate shower, by door separate toilet, double sink, bath-robe, vanity mirror, hairdryer and amenities kit. Free wifi service available in room. Balcony or terrace with garden view. Handicapped rooms are wheelchair accessible and equipped with roll-in shower and handrails.  

Junior Suite Courtyard View, Accommodations offer air conditioning, ceiling fan, 1 king size bed, living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, daily replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, coffee maker, satellite flat-screen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub and separate shower, by door separate toilet, double-sink, bathrobe, vanity mirror, hairdryer and amenities kit. Free wifi service availabe in room.  

• Balcony or terrace with courtyard view.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Junior Suite Ocean View, Accommodations offer air conditioning, ceiling fan, 2 double beds or 1 king size bed, living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, daily replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, coffee maker, satellite flatscreen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub and separate shower, by door separate toilet, doublesink, bath- robe, vanity mirror, hairdryer and amenities kit. Free wifi service availabe in room. Balcony or terrace with ocean view.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Junior Suite Ocean Front, Accommodations offer air conditioning, ceiling fan, 1 king size bed, living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, daily replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, coffee maker, satellite flat-screen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub and separate shower, by door separate toilet, double-sink, bathrobe, vanity mirror, hairdryer and amenities kit. Free wifi service availabe in room. Balcony or terrace with ocean front view Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Suite Jacuzzi Ocean View, Accommodation offers air conditioning, ceiling fan, 1 king size bed, living room area with sofa, direct dial phone, daily replenished mini-bar and liquor dispenser, coffee maker, satellite flat-screen TV, electronic in-room safe (laptop size 15"), iron and ironing board. Bathroom equipped with hydromassage bathtub and separate shower, by door separate toilet, double-sink, bathrobe, vanity mirror, hairdryer and amenities kit. Free wifi service availabe in room. Balcony or terrace with private whirlpool.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed.  

All accommodations include: housekeeping, wake-up calls, iron, ironing board, liquor dispenser, Jacuzzi (some accommodations), maid service, accommodations (for physically challenged guests), mini-bar, accommodations (non-smoking), radio, air conditioning, room service (24-hour), alarm clock, safe (in accommodation), balcony or patio, shower, bathtub, smoke detector, ceiling fan, telephone, coffee/tea maker, television (remote controlled, satellite), hairdryer, turndown service, heating (central) and internet access (wireless).  

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

Food and Beverage Outlets (back to top)

Hanover, Poolside bar with swim-up bar  

Vogue, Lobby bar  

Krystal, Fusion restaurant  

L'acquedotto, Italian restaurant  

Montego Bay, Main restaurant.  

Zen, Japanese restaurant  

Aqua, chill-out beach snackbar (open 24 hrs)  

Seaside, Seaside, Poolside restaurant/grill and steakhouse  

Please Note:  

• In the past specialty restaurants required reservations. Effective immediately 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.  

Dress Code Formal dress is required for dinner. For the Main restaurant: T-shirts with sleeves for gentlemen. Theme restaurants: long trousers and T- shirts with sleeves for gentlemen.  

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

ALL INCLUSIVE PACKAGE 2017-2018  

Booking Dates: 01/01/2018 - 12/23/2019 Travel Dates: 12/24/2017 - 12/23/2019  

Package Inclusions:  

• Accommodation (as booked)  

• All meals and snacks (see further details below)  

• Breakfast:  

• Full American breakfast buffet and live cooking stations, fruits, juices and Cava, Continental breakfast/snacks  

• Lunch:  

• Hot and cold buffet and live cooking stations Pizzas, pasta, salads and assorted desserts  

• Dinner (main restaurant):  

• Buffets and live cooking stations Special evenings: themed buffets (three times a week) Full dinner service available  

• Optional dining (a la carte, reservations required in advance):  

• Zen Japanese restaurant Krystal Fusion restaurant L'Acquedotto Italian restaurant Seaside Grill and Steakhouse  

• Snacks 24 hours a day  

• For additional lunch and snacks, this package includes a free choice from a selection of restaurants at the Riu Palace Jamaica and Riu Montego Bay (sister hotels)  

• Beverages:  

• Unlimited local and imported beverages (24 hours) Premium branded drinks throughout hotel Drinks service at the pool Access to all bars at Riu Palace Jamaica and Riu Montego Bay (sister hotels) Regularly restocked mini-bar and liquor dispenser  

• Room service (24 hours a day)  

• Use of in-room safe  

• Sports and activities including use of the gym, beach-volleyball, wind- surfing, sailing, catamaran, snorkelling equipment, kayaking, and one introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool  

• At Riu Montego Bay (sister hotel):  

• Two floodlit tennis courts Racquets and tennis balls (deposit required) Sauna, whirlpool bath  

• Entertainment:  

• Daytime entertainment program (daily) Live music (several times a week)  

• At Riu Montego Bay (sister hotel):  

• Shows, RIU evening program (daily)  

• Complimentary entrance to "Pacha" night club 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)

 

2018-2019 Bonus Features:  

• Travel Dates: 01/01/2018 - 12/23/2019  

• Afternoon Tea  

• Bottled Water  

• Chaise Lounges  

• Daily Activities  

• Morning Coffee  

• Towels  

• Use of Fitness Center  

• Use of Tennis Courts  

• Watersports (Non-Motorized)  

• Welcome Drink  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

RIU Resorts Jamaica - Exchange Privileges  

• Exchange privileges with RIU Montego Bay, RIU Reggae  

Check-in Policies:  

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

RIU Resorts Jamaica - Spring Break Policy:  

• Student/Spring Break groups or individuals, regardless of age are not allowed at this hotel at any time.  

• The hotel reserves the right to use reasonable means to identify suspected student/spring break groups.  

• Unruly or disruptive guests may be removed from the property at their own expense.  

General Information:  

• At least 1 person 21 years or over in every room during the months of March and April.  

• The remainder of the year, at least 1 person must be 18 years old or over in every room.  

• No student groups under 21 or "Spring breakers" accepted all year round.  

• Credit cards accepted: MasterCard and Visa  

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.