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Round Hill Hotel and Villas

Jamaica Hotel
www.roundhill.com

John Pringle Drive
Montego Bay
Jamaica
+1 876-956-7050

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“I was travelling around Jamaica with my two-year-old son Roman so I looked for a hotel near Montego Bay that meant we wouldn’t have to go far when I got out of the airport: being on a plane with a baby is hard enough. Round Hill Hotel and Villas was perfect – very ‘olde worlde’, with amazing staff… They give you a rum punch on arrival (standard!) and then you check in at an archway verandah with a postcard view of the sea.

“The room itself was perfect. Super stylish, two double beds, everything you need. The food was good and the spa was also great; I had one of the best massages of my life there. They also had a library that made me feel like I was in a really posh, rich person’s house where I was learning loads. There’s great art on the walls, including loads by this guy called Jonathan Routh, I’ve been Instagramming all his work. It was just bloody great. Round Hill had an old English charm, the polish of an American resort, and the tropical Caribbean vibe that I wanted.”

Recommended by Sharmadean Reid in her Jamaica Hotel Tour Diary