Secrets St. James Montego Bay
Northwest Coast of Jamaica, Lot 59A
Freeport, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Distance from hotel to Sangster International Airport (MBJ), 20 minutes.  

On an island that was once part of the British Empire, Secrets St. James, Montego Bay presents guests with a quiet, relaxing, oceanfront destination. This adults-only, Unlimited-Luxury resort completely surrounded by the crystal-clear Caribbean features 350 opulent suites, impeccable service and superior amenities. From suites to the 15,000 square foot Secrets Spa by Pevonia, the resort's classic furniture and modern fabrics echo this modern take on the sophistication of the era. Each of the suites feature a king or two queen beds, 24-hour room service, a private and furnished patio or balcony, Secrets Box for private room service delivery, daily refreshed mini bar with soft drinks, bottled water and beer, hair dryer, cable television, MP3 docking alarm clock, spacious bathroom, bathrobes and slippers and more.  

In addition to enjoying all the benefits Secrets St. James has to offer, guests will have the opportunity to utilize all of the Unlimited-Luxury privileges available at sister property, Secrets Wild Orchid. These fabulous facilities and amenities include a total of seven gourmet, a la carte restaurants serving a variety of international cuisine, nine chic bars and lounges offering unlimited premium international and domestic brand beverages, an air-conditioned theater offering a variety of nightly live entertainment and championship-caliber golf nearby.  

The world-class Secrets Spa by Pevonia showcases lush gardens and fountains to refresh, relax and rejuvenate with pampering treatments and massages. The full-service spa is divided into 10 indoor treatment cabins consisting of multifunctional spa suites, dual massage suites, hydro massage suites, and wet massage suites.  

Unlimited-Luxury  

Hotel Amenities (back to top)
  • Accommodations for Physically Challenged Guests
  • Activities Desk
  • Aerobics
  • Aerobics (aqua)
  • Ballroom
  • Banquet Room
  • Bar (swim-up)
  • Basketball
  • Beach
  • Beauty Salon
  • Beverage Service (poolside)
  • Bocce Ball
  • Business Center
  • Car Rental Desk
  • Catamarans
  • Concierge
  • Concierge Services
  • Conference Rooms
  • Cooking (classes)
  • Currency Exchange
  • Doctor (on call) ($)
  • Entertainment
  • Facilities for Physically Challenged Guests
  • Fitness Center
  • Front Desk (24-hour)
  • Game Room
  • Games (board)
  • Gift Shop
  • Golf (nearby) ($)
  • Grill (poolside)
  • Horseback Riding (nearby) ($)
  • Hospitality Desk
  • Ice Machines
  • Internet Service ($)
  • Jacuzzi (outdoor)
  • Juice Bar
  • Laundry Services ($)
  • Meal Service (poolside)
  • Medical Services ($)
  • Meeting Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Parking Facility
  • Ping Pong
  • Pool (outdoor)
  • Restaurants (6)
  • Safe Deposit Boxes (in room)
  • Sauna
  • Snack Bar
  • Soccer
  • Spa ($)
  • Squash Courts ($)
  • Sundries Shop
  • Taxi Stand (nearby)
  • Tennis Court (lighted)
  • Tennis Instructor ($)
  • Tour Desk
  • Tours & Excursions ($)
  • Trail/Track (jogging)
  • Umbrellas (beach/pool)
  • Valet Service
  • Volleyball (beach)
  • Watersports (non-motorized)
  • Wedding Coordinator
  • Wedding Site
  • Yoga
  • Yoga (classes)
3 bars at Secrets St. James/6 in the Main square Sailing Sailboats are available. Scuba Diving Introductory scuba lesson in the swimming pool. ($) 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)

Adults Only, All Inclusive, Wedding, Romance and Honeymoon.  

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 are not permitted at this hotel.  

• Guests must be at least 18 years old.  

Maximum Occupancy:  

2018:  

• Junior Suite Garden View - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Ocean View - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Oceanfront - 3 adults.  

• Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean View - 3 adults.  

• Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean View Swim Out - 3 adults.  

• Preferred Club Master Suite Oceanfront - 2 adults.  

• Preferred Club Master Suite Oceanfront Swim Out - 2 adults.  

• Preferred Club Presidential Suite Oceanfront - 2 adults.  

2019:  

• Junior Suite Garden View - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Ocean View - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Oceanfront - 3 adults.  

• Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean View - 3 adults.  

• Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean View Swim Out - 3 adults.  

• Preferred Club Master Suite Oceanfront - 2 adults.  

• Preferred Club Master Suite Oceanfront Swim Out - 2 adults.  

• Preferred Club Presidential Suite Oceanfront - 2 adults.  

2020:  

• Junior Suite Garden View - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Ocean View - 3 adults.  

• Junior Suite Oceanfront - 3 adults.  

• Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean View - 3 adults.  

• Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean View Swim Out - 3 adults.  

• Preferred Club Master Suite Oceanfront - 2 adults.  

• Preferred Club Master Suite Oceanfront Swim Out - 2 adults.  

• Preferred Club Presidential Suite Oceanfront - 2 adults.  

Junior Suite Garden View, this oversized room with separate sitting area features a spacious bathroom with whirlpool tub, private, furnished balcony and offers a Garden View. Measures 559 square feet.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Junior Suite Ocean View, (JUO) located on lower and higher floors, with full oceanview, shower stall, Jacuzzi for two, double sink, and private balcony. There are 213 accommodations with a king bed and 47 accommodations with 2 double beds.  

• Number of accommodations: 260 Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Ocean.  

Junior Suite Ocean Front, this oversized room with separate sitting area features a spacious bathroom with whirlpool tub, private, furnished balcony and offers an Oceanfrint View. Measures 559 square feet.  

• Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds.  

Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean View, (PF9) located on lower & higher floors, with full oceanview, shower stall, Jacuzzi for two, double sink and private balcony. This accommodation also includes the Preferred Club additional exclusive services and amenities (please review more details below). There are 79 accommodations with a king bed and 6 accommodations with 2 double beds.  

• Number of accommodations: 85 Bedding: 1 king bed or 2 double beds. View: Ocean.  

Preferred Club Junior Suite Ocean View Swim Out, offers all the standard room amenities, classic dcor and use of contemporary fabrics that echo the sophistication of the British Empire era. It also features a soaking tub on the balcony and direct swim-out access to a small pool. This accommodation also includes the Preferred Club additional exclusive services and amenities (please review more details below).  

Preferred Club Master Suite Ocean Front(*), located on lower and higher floors, with full oceanview, shower stall, Jacuzzi for two, double sink and private balcony. This accommodation also includes the Preferred Club additional exclusive services and amenities (please review more details below).  

• Number of accommodations: 4 Bedding: 1 king bed. View: Oceanfront.  

Preferred Club Master Suite Ocean Front Swim Out, this is a one bedroom suite with stunning ocean views, a separate living and dining room, dinner table for four guests, cordless telephone/fax, small refrigerator and a large balcony with a Jacuzzi for two and direct swim-out access to a small pool. This accommodation also includes the Preferred Club additional exclusive services and amenities (please review more details below).  

Preferred Club Presidential Suite Ocean Front(*), One bedroom suite with ocean front view, with a Jacuzzi for four, walk-in closet, dinner table for eight guests, kitchenette, small refrigerator, microwave, living room seating eight guests, bar, entertainment center including a 42" flat screen LCD television, DVD, stereo system, and an office space with a desk, computer, and cordless telephone/fax. This accommodation also includes the Preferred Club additional exclusive services and amenities (please review more details below).  

• Number of accommodations: 1 Bedding: 1 king bed. View: Oceanfront.  

Preferred Club:  

• Clients staying in the Preferred Club receive additional exclusive services including:  

• Sun beds and soaking tub on terrace  

• Private Preferred Club Lounge  

• VIP Status and Amenities  

• Private concierge service  

• Private pool  

• Daily continental breakfast in the lounge  

• Afternoon hot and cold hors doeuvres; exquisite desserts & fine liquors in the lounge  

• Complimentary newspaper in room daily  

• Complimentary internet access in suite  

• Complimentary computer access in the Preferred Club Lounge  

• Upgraded mini bar service  

• Upgraded bath amenities  

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

All accommodations include: balcony or patio, sprinkler system, telephone, television (remote controlled, cable), coffee/tea maker, data ports, hairdryer, internet access: ($), iron, ironing board, maid service, mini-bar, radio, room service (24-hour), safety deposit box, CD player, shower, air conditioning, smoke detector, balcony and ceiling fan.  

Miscellaneous Amenities door bell  

Alarm Clock alarm clock with MP3 docking station  

 

($) 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)

Barracuda, serving a selection of salads and sandwiches.  

General Opening Hours: 10:00am-6:00pm General Opening Days: Daily  

Desires, Sports bar with dance floor and DJ, flat screen television.  

General Opening Hours: 10:30pm-2:00am General Opening Days: Daily  

Manatees Bar, (at Secrets St. James) swim-up pool bar.  

General Opening Hours: 10:00am-6:00pm General Opening Days: Daily  

Marlin Bar, (at Secrets St. James) guests can enjoy a refreshing cocktail at this bar.  

Piano Bar, (located in the main square) Cuban-themed cigar lounge.  

Coco Cafe, (in the Promenade) a quiet respite for delicious pastries, coffee and tea. Relax anytime from 6:00am to 10:00pm.  

Revive, located in the spa serving fruits and juice.  

The Lounge, (at Secrets St. James) at this lounge guests can enjoy soft piano music.  

General Opening Hours: 10:00am-12:00am General Opening Days: Daily  

Blue Mountain, (in the Promenade) Jamaican-Caribbean cooking with a tropical island vibe. Sample these local dishes, from 6:00pm to 10:00pm.  

Dress Code: Casual Elegant.  

Bordeaux, serving contemporary French cuisine. No reservations required.  

Cuisine: French.  

General Opening Hours: 6:30pm-10:30pm General Opening Days: Daily  

Dress Code: Casual Elegant.  

El Patio, serving Mexican cuisine. No reservations required.  

Cuisine: Mexican.  

General Opening Hours: 6:30pm-10:30pm General Opening Days: Daily  

Dress Code: Informal.  

Himitsu, serving Pan-Asian cuisine. No reservations required.  

Cuisine: Pan-Asian.  

Dress Code: Casual Elegant.  

Portofino, serving Trattoria-Style Italian cuisine. No reservations required.  

Cuisine: Italian.  

General Opening Hours: 6:30pm-10:30pm General Opening Days: Daily  

Dress Code: Casual Elegant.  

Seaside Grill, serving American & Tex Mex Cuisine, open daily from 6:30pm. No reservations required.  

Dress Code: Casual Elegant.  

World Cafe, International buffet, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. No reservations required.  

Bonus Features (back to top)

 

2018-2019 Bonus Features:  

• Travel Dates: 12/23/2017 - 12/22/2019  

• Bottled water  

• Coffee/Tea (in room)  

• Daily activities  

• Parking  

• Welcome Drink  

• Use of Fitness Center  

• Use of Tennis Courts  

• Watersports (Non-Motorized)  

• Towels  

• Daily newspaper for the Preferred Club accommodations only  

• Chocolate chip cookies during check-in  

• Themed Dinners  

Miscellaneous Information (back to top)

 

Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience:  

• Travel Dates: 12/23/2017 - 12/22/2020  

As part of the privileges of the Unlimited-Luxury package, AMResorts is offering guests of Secrets St. James Montego Bay the chance to Sip, Savor & See some of the AMResorts properties in the region. Enjoy dinner (at a choice of 13 restaurants) and live entertainment at the neighboring sister resorts including the other Secret Resort and Sunscape Resorts, including sipping complimentary cocktails, savoring delicious cuisine at the restaurant of your choice and the opportunity to see that evenings entertainment.  

The Sip, Savor & See Dining Experience is only good for dinner. This is not a day pass. Guests must make arrangements through the resort concierge by 3:00pm. Guests may choose to dine at any of the restaurants that are serving dinner. Guests are responsible for cost of transportation to and from the resort. A maximum of 4 people are allowed per seating. Special restrictions may apply for Christmas and New Years Eve dinners and special events. Guests can utilize the facilities at the resort they are visiting from 6:00pm to 1:00am, including bars and theater.  

General Information:  

• This is an adults only resort, no children are allowed.  

• Single supplements are not offered for the Preferred Club Master Suite Oceanfront and the Preferred Club Presidential Suite Oceanfront.  

• Photos included in any of the above wedding and honeymoon/anniversary/ vow renewal packages are printed, not digital.  

• There are various spa packages available at the resort, please ask for details if interested.  

List of Wedding Legal Requirements:  

• In order to get legally married in Jamaica there are a few requirements that guests must meet (please see information listed below).  

Bride & groom must arrive to the hotel 3 working days prior to the wedding day (Saturdays, Sundays and Jamaican Holidays do not count).  

The Bride & groom should send the following documents 60 days prior to the wedding date in order to process the Ministers License.  

Documents Required:  

• Notarized copy of birth certificates  

• Notarized copy of passport  

• Notarized copy of Final Divorce Decree or Death Certificates (if applicable)  

• Notarized copy of legal name change or adoption documents (if applicable)  

Please Note:  

• Bride & Groom should travel with original documents.  

• It is the couples responsibility to have all the documents ready before the wedding.  

• The Marriage certificate is valid legally worldwide.  

• A legal fee is stipulated to process documentation of all legal weddings and is separate and apart from the Wedding Packages.  

Holiday Supplement:  

• Please note there is a mandatory supplement (per person) that will be charged for stays that fall over the New Years Eve Holiday (12/31/18).