Timeless elegance. Understated luxury. Warm Jamaican heart.
Steeped in rich history, timeless elegance and true understated luxury, Round Hill welcomes you with genuine Jamaican hospitality while captivating you at every turn. We invite you to our 110-acre private enclave of luxury villas, boutique oceanfront rooms, award-winning seaside dining and an exquisite spa that lies nestled in a lush tropical hillside along a private bay of turquoise waters. Here, guests become family, paradise is found, and experiences become lasting memories.
Drift off to the gentle Caribbean breeze. Lose yourself in a good book. Dance the night away. Longstanding as one of the most beautiful and elegant resorts in the Caribbean, Round Hill caters to every guest – families getting away for quality time, couples escaping to paradise, and friends celebrating life. No matter the occasion, or no occasion at all, Round Hill’s impeccable service and warm Jamaican heart make you feel right at home here in Jamaica.
Encounter the enchanting ambiance of yesteryear while unwinding with modern luxuries. Choose to stay in an array of custom, luxuriously-appointed private Jamaica villas or our beautiful Ralph Lauren designed oceanfront rooms.
Tempt your palate with locally-grown, organic and meticulously handcrafted cuisine and cocktails served seaside or in the Grill.
Unwind and indulge in sublime relaxation with a treatment at the spa after a soothing yet invigorating yoga class in our outdoor, oceanview pavilion.
With a complete Kids Club for our young guests, watersports and excursions for our adventurers, and spectacular sunsets served up nightly, Round Hill takes you away while bringing you closer together.
ROOMS & VILLAS
Discover true island style and subdued sophistication throughout our 36 Ralph Lauren designed oceanfront guestrooms and 27 private, luxury Jamaica villas. Every accommodation across the property is meticulously maintained with dedicated staff to ensure your every comfort and desire is met.
Located in the Pineapple House, our guestrooms overlook Round Hill Bay and snorkeling reef, are steps from the infinity pool and boast front row access to breathtaking sunsets. These designer rooms feature plantation-shuttered windows or balconies, white linen-adorned four-poster beds, quaint sitting areas and spacious bathrooms boasting walk-in showers, soaking tubs and dual vanities.
Each of our 27 complete luxury villas evoke a personality of their own, yet all share a common thread of modern refinement, classic style and exceptional service. Four classes of villas are offered here at Round Hill, ranging from two- to six-bedrooms and including a selection of fine amenities such as private pools, guest houses, event lawns and the epitome of indoor/outdoor living. Within each complete villa are individual villa suites which may be reserved should your party not desire a complete villa. These suites enjoy the amenities of our complete villas.
While each accommodation affords the utmost in luxury and evokes its own personality, all offer effortless access to the water sports, tennis, golf, spa, dining, shopping and attractions you’ve come to Jamaica to enjoy.
Garnering numerous awards and accolades for excellence – including the World Travel Award for World’s Leading Villa for twelve years running – the private villas at Round Hill are truly exceptional. All of our 27 Jamaica villas are uniquely designed and evoke their own personality, from the ultimate in sophisticated luxury to classic, charming island living.
Enchanting, meandering pathways enveloped in lush tropical foliage welcome you to sweeping ocean views, beautifully designed open-air living spaces outfitted in cool tile and rich woods and cozy yet expansive bedrooms with sumptuous linens and well-appointed bathrooms. Each villa’s dedicated, on-site staff will take the utmost care of you throughout your stay – including a fresh, made-to-order breakfast on your terrace each morning.
You’ll soon discover what keeps our guests returning year after year – requesting their favorite villa rich with memories and staff who have turned into family.
Browse our selection of villas in Montego Bay below, and select your perfect escape.
- Premium Luxury Villas
- Luxury Villas
- Deluxe Villas
- Classic Villas
Offering many of the luxuries of our Complete Villas, the luxury Jamaica Villa Suites at Round Hill afford the best in laid-back Caribbean style, exquisite service and upscale amenities. Choose from the various villa suite options below to fit your needs. Each of our villa suites is housed within one of the 27 spacious private designer Jamaica villas that are tucked into the hillside and overlook Round Hill Bay. Each suite features an air-conditioned bedroom and ensuite bathroom along with an open-air living room or veranda. Guests staying in a villa suite have use of the semi-private villa pool and your villa housekeepers can prepare you a made-to-order breakfast each morning, if desired.
Our private Jamaica Villa Suites are the perfect options for guests seeking a more spacious villa experience, yet not requiring a complete villa during their stay.
- Grand Pineapple Villa Suite
- Master Villa Suite
- Deluxe Villa Suite
- Classic Villa Suite
- Villa Garden Room
Impeccably designed by Ralph Lauren to evoke a crisp, clean Caribbean ambiance, the oceanfront rooms at Round Hill are as stunning as they are comfortable. Cool, white stone floors, romantic, four-poster mahogany beds and sumptuous, upholstered furniture from the designer’s Home Collection ensure every guest’s comfort, while spacious bathrooms featuring deep soaking tubs, freestánding rain showers and double vanities add an extra level of luxury.
All 36 guestrooms boast unbelievable views of Round Hill’s bay and underwater reef, and are steps from the main infinity pool and white sand beach. Upper level ocean view rooms have towering cathedral ceilings and large, louvered windows that fold back to expose the turquoise sea, while lower level patio rooms feature quaint, secluded patios that make a perfect spot for morning coffee. All rooms are outfitted with a king or two double beds, and many of the rooms feature connecting doors making them perfect for families with children.
- Ocean View King Room
- Ocean View Double Room
- Oceanfront King Patio Room
- Oceanfront Double Patio Room
Recite your vows amidst a backdrop of striking golden sky reflected off gentle turquoise waters. Dance the night away under dimly-lit lanterns as palm trees sway in the evening breeze. Celebrate one of life’s greatest moments in absolute paradise. Begin the next chapter of your life with an extraordinary Jamaica wedding at Round Hill.
Hosting only one wedding per weekend, Round Hill promises you and your guests unparalleled service, undivided attention and ultimate exclusivity. With this commitment, each bride and groom is met with unmatched personalized service to make your entire stay nothing short of magical. From laid-back beach parties to elegant four-course dinners, our dedicated staff exceeds expectations to make certain every detail of your destination wedding in Jamaica is perfect.
Offering customized menus to highlight your personal tastes and preferences as well as a wide selection in our event menus – we help define your vision and make it reality. Throughout our package selections, you’ll notice thoughtfully-crafted touches from beginning to end – the use of fresh vegetables and herbs from our on-site Organic Garden in your dinner menu, custom décor options utilizing the beautiful tropical flora around property, professional photographer and videographer services to capture every moment, and a seasoned wedding coordinator to ensure every detail is flawless.
- Wedding Packages
Allow us to take care of the details while you celebrate this momentous occasion in true paradise. Round Hill offers a selection of Jamaica wedding packages ranging from intimate ceremonies to elegant celebrations.
We have customized a selection of wedding packages for your perusal, however in addition to the packages below, we would be pleased to create a custom package to suit your specific needs. For specialized Jamaica wedding packages, please contact our Wedding Planner by clicking here or call 1 (800) 972-2159 (US, UK & Canada) / 1 (876) 956-7050 (worldwide).
- Wedding Locations
A sun-kissed beach, a sprawling green lawn by the sea, and an elevated terrace with panoramic views are just a sampling of the exquisite Jamaica wedding venues at Round Hill – and they’re all available to you. Whether you desire a quiet, intimate ceremony or a vibrant and lively reception, our variety of stunning settings can comfortably host a couple or as many as 200 guests.
As the only bride and groom on property, not only will you be able to select the ideal venue for your wedding, our dedicated wedding staff will ensure that every little detail is everything that you imagined. From a casual, barefoot Jamaican beach party style to an elegant seated banquet, Round Hill has the perfect setting and personalized service to ensure a truly memorable celebration.
Embark on the next chapter of your life in a place of sublime romance, impeccable service and secluded luxury. Jet off for your Jamaica honeymoon to Montego Bay where you are greeted by private car at the airport and transported to Round Hill. Upon arrival, enjoy a refreshing and relaxing rum punch cocktail as you are escorted to your private luxury villa or oceanfront room.
Spend your days truly taking in each magical moment of this time with your partner. Here at Round Hill, you can do as much or as little as you desire – float hand-in-hand in the warm water and marvel at the tropical fish – lie side by side for a transformative couples massage – sit closely amongst candlelight as you savor the evening’s golden sunset – toast to a lifetime of love on your terrace. Whatever you choose, Round Hill will be there to ensure your Jamaica honeymoon is nothing less than extraordinary.
- Romantic Celebrations
Long heralded as not only one of the most iconic, but one of the most romantic resorts in the Caribbean, Round Hill makes romance effortless. Whether escaping with your loved one for some much needed you time, planning and pulling off the idyllic engagement, or celebrating years of treasured memories, Round Hill has everything to make your special moments timeless.
Our team of seasoned experts will help you craft the perfect romantic experience. Below is a sampling of some of our offerings:
- Popping the Question/Engagement
Moonlit picnic on the white sand beach as the water laps the shore. Blanket, pillows, picnic basket, gourmet food, wine, tiki torches and a small bonfire set the mood. Enhance the evening with a violinist or guitarist to serenade.
- Private Romantic Dinner
Enjoy the breathtaking sunset from our beach gazebo. Personal waiter, candles and petals on the table add the finishing touches. Choose from our dinner menu and wine list. Enhance the evening with live music.
- Anniversary Celebration
Celebrate a lifetime of love in a beautiful private villa. Just the two of you or a group of close friends have ample room and exquisite surroundings in which to rejoice. Plan a beautiful party with cake, champagne, entertainment and more.
The quintessential romantic resort in the Caribbean, Round Hill takes you away while bringing you closer together. Enjoy quiet seclusion, impeccable service and luxurious amenities that will ensure your romantic celebration is magical and truly memorable.
- Enhance Your Celebration
The day belongs to you so every aspect of your experience can be customized to suit your needs and desires. A few additional ideas to consider:
Private sunset catamaran charter after the ceremony
Couples’ spa treatments at the Spa
Upgraded location design and decor including floral arch
Romantic candlelit dinner, if not included
Upgraded Champagne or wine selection
Musical accompaniment, if not included
8″ x 8″ leather bound wedding album with 24 pages
Online ordering of prints
EXPLORE ROUND HILL
A beachfront paradise of sublime relaxation and true indulgence, the Spa at Round Hill invites you away to let go, and just be. Center yourself with a transformative yoga class in the open-air pavilion with sweeping views of the sea. Experience an outdoor Vichy shower under a canopy of tropical foliage. Indulge in a seaside massage as you listen to the Caribbean waters lapping the shore. Located in a beautifully restored 18th century plantation house on 10 lush acres of beachfront lawn, our spa in Montego Bay features an extensive treatment menu focusing on natural and indigenous influences, a full-service, fully-renovated salon, a brand new, state-of-the-art fitness center and open-air yoga pavilion and a relaxing pool to prolong your treatment bliss.
Noted as one of the best resort spas in the Caribbean by Condé Nast Traveller UK, The Spa at Round Hill promotes wellness, relaxation and wholeness. The only Spa in the Caribbean to utilize the renowned Elemis product line, these treatments hone in on each individual’s physiology and work to restore, balance and transform the skin. For a uniquely natural spa experience, book one of our authentic Jamaican treatments that utilize local ingredients or enjoy a therapeutic Vichy shower or massage in the secluded Hydrotherapy Loft surrounded by tropical gardens.
Visit us at The Spa and you will find:
-Seven spacious treatment rooms including one couple’s suite
-Luxurious, secluded outdoor treatment area set amidst abundant tropical gardens
-Spacious lounge areas on the oceanfront lawn for personal reflection
-A spectacular pool terrace – complete with incredible views, lunch and beverage service
-An ocean view Fitness Centre and open-air Yoga Pavilion
-Waterfront lawn and stone pier for outdoor massage for fitness classes
-Juice bar offering refreshing smoothies, including “Smoothie Shots” of wheatgrass, spirulina, acai, goji and protein
-Spa butler service offering a food menu with lighter options such as chilled gazpacho, wraps and organic salads
- Water Sports
Warm turquoise waters and a gorgeous natural reef make Round Hill a magnificent setting for your favourite Jamaica water sports. Take a complimentary snorkel in the crystal clear waters and the colourful coral reefs right from the beach and encounter spectacular tropical fish. Take out a pedal boat or kayak for an invigorating workout with your loved ones, or take a guided Glass Bottom Boat ride with our seasoned staff who will highlight various fish, coral and fun stories of Round Hill.
Looking for more adrenaline? Let us take you water-skiing, wakeboarding or tubing in the bay, or book one of our boats to go fishing or whipping around the sea. Explore larger reefs and even become SCUBA certified while you’re visiting with us.
The options are endless, so lather on the sunscreen and come play!
The following Jamaica water sports are available to all guests.
-KAYAKS & PEDAL BOATS
-GLASS BOTTOM BOAT
-WATER-SKIING AND TUBING
-HOBIE CAT SAILING
- Land Activities:
-EXPLORE ROUND HILL
During your visit, enjoy a diverse range of nightly entertainment in a casual, relaxed setting. From a torch-lit beach barbeque on the sand with a live Calypso band to romantic jazz and dancing under the stars, Round Hill provides the perfect accompaniment to your evening. After a long day in the sun, unwind nightly in the lounge with our exceptional pianist Brimsley Ambursley, and on Wednesdays, mingle with the management team of Round Hill over complimentary cocktails.
Peruse our Event Calendar for special events or our ongoing entertainment program below.
MONDAYS – BEACH PARTY
Enjoy a “welcome” rum punch and a sumptuous buffet on the beach with bonfire, barbecue and local sounds of Jamaica performed by the much-loved Mento Calypso Band. Their performance is followed by the Tropical Rhythm Steel Band. A casual atmosphere, enjoy nightlife Montego Bay style and go barefoot! Afterwards, take in the soothing sounds of our house pianist, Brimsley Ambursley, in the Cocktail Bar from 7 p.m.
TUESDAY – FAVOURITE CALYPSO & PIANO TUNES
After dining to the soothing sounds of Calypso music during dinner, retreat to the Cocktail Bar and enjoy the popular melodies of house pianist Brimsley Ambursley.
WEDNESDAY – MANAGER’S COCKTAIL RECEPTION
The Manager’s Cocktail Reception is held every Wednesday from 7 – 8 p.m. Enjoy cocktails and hors d’oeuvres and get to know the managers who come out to meet and greet guests. This event is followed by dining at the Seaside Terrace, where Caribbean Curry specials are featured on the a-la-carte menu.
THURSDAY – CALYPSO MUSIC & FAVOURITE SING-ALONG SONGS
Begin the evening with the familiar sounds of the Mento Band, followed by your favourite sing-along songs performed by house pianist, Brimsley, along with a special guest singer from the Montego Bay nightlife scene each week.
FRIDAY – JAMAICA NIGHT
This fun and lively event is held weekly on the Seaside Terrace and features a bountiful buffet of Jamaican specialties, steel drums or a Reggae Band and a captivating, Jamaican folklore performance full of fire, acrobatics and more post-dinner (Jamaican folklore performance is seasonal).
SATURDAY – JAZZ NIGHT
The night begins with live Calypso music followed by a featured band or jazz duo.
SUNDAY – CALYPSO & PIANO
After an easy day of sun, sand or spa, guests revel in calypso and piano music and look forward to yet another day of relaxation as a new week begins.
- Explore Jamaica
The island of Jamaica is ripe with endless adventure. Boasting an ecosystem of lush tropical forests, meandering rivers, breathtaking waterfalls and warm turquoise waters, every adventure is set on a backdrop of true paradise. Whether you dream of relaxing on a bamboo river raft trip through towering tropical trees, screaming through an adrenaline-pumping zipline experience, or dancing the night away on a Reggae-infused sunset catamaran cruise, Jamaica has something for every traveler. Round Hill offers the idyllic home base from which to explore the great sights and adventures the island of Jamaica has to offer.
Below, we have hand-selected a variety of excursions that we recommend. For questions or to book any of the below Jamaica activities and excursions, please use the form below to contact our concierge, or call 1-800-972-2159 or 1-876-956-5050.
One of the Top Luxury Family Resorts in The Caribbean
Round Hill takes pride in ensuring even our smallest guests are well taken care of and experience the best we have to offer. As one of the leading luxury family resorts in the Caribbean, we have developed extensive programs for families as well as special kids-only activities.
Our children’s programs offer fun-filled opportunities to be active, creative, adventurous and imaginative, all while under the supervision and guidance of our highly trained and well-loved staff. Catering to both young children and teens, our Pineapple Kids Club and 7-Up Club boast fun and interactive activities that can be enjoyed as a group or during solo play. Daily programs ensure each child has the opportunity to express their creativity and explore.
Being situated on a private peninsula with 110 acres, children are free to explore and enjoy the great outdoors. It takes no time at all for our staff to learn each child’s name and look after them while they discover our spacious resort.
Other important points for parents to consider when planning a Jamaica family vacation at Round Hill:
– Cribs and highchairs are available at no extra charge.
– Early dining from a children’s menu is available. A reduced meal plan can be arranged on request.
– After-hours nanny services are available at an additional charge.
For more information, please contact Round Hill Hotel and Villas to connect with one of our family specialists or call 1-800-972-2159 / 1-876-956-7050 and begin planning your Jamaica family vacation today.
Restaurants & Bars
Award-Winning Montego Bay Dining
Round Hill enchants guests and tempts palates with an abundance of dining pleasures. Our James Beard award-winning Executive Chef, Martin Maginley, and his talented team showcase the finest local ingredients in a variety of custom-crafted dishes inspired by Jamaica’s bounty and the cultural influences that continually evolve the palate of this region. Recognized with Wine Spectator’s “Award of Excellence” in 2014, Round Hill’s impressive and eclectic wine list compliments the modern Caribbean cuisine featured throughout our dining venues.
Rise and shine each morning with a hearty, healthy breakfast served in the restaurant, highlighting fresh Jamaican fruit, made to order omelettes, custom-blended smoothies, and a variety of traditional Jamaican dishes. If you’ve booked a villa, enjoy a cooked to order breakfast by your dedicated housekeepers on your private terrace as you enjoy coffee or tea and sweeping views.
Midday, venture to the Seaside Terrace or the Beach or Pool Bar for an informal yet delectable lunch featuring a variety of fresh salads and wraps or indulgent burgers and pastas. Wash it down with a Red Stripe or a Rum Punch and settle back into your beach chaise for a heavenly nap.
Afternoon Tea is served in the lounge, and showcases traditional finger foods such as cucumber sandwiches, fresh fruit and an array of fine desserts. Mingle with guests and enjoy shade from the afternoon sun as you delight in a selection of teas, chilled water and coffee.
Evenings at Round Hill are an occasion to dress in casual, elegant island fashion and truly enjoy your nightly dining experience. Depending on the evening, you may dine al fresco by the moonlit sea on our Seaside Terrace, savour the flavors and show of wood-fire cooking in the open kitchen at The Grill, or go barefoot in the sand on our torch-lit beach for one of our special dining events.
The dimly lit Cocktail Bar affords the prime spot for a pre-dinner cocktail and to watch the golden sun set over calm waters. Offering signature hand-crafted cocktails, wines by the glass and an elegant appetizer bar menu, the ambiance is enhanced with an array of black and white photos of years past and the beautiful sounds of the piano.
Meetings & Events
Creating Memorable Meetings at our Upscale Jamaica Venues
A secluded oasis of refined luxury, Round Hill is the idyllic Jamaica venue to accomplish the goals of your incentive meetings and special events. Located on a private peninsula on 110 sprawling acres, our boutique beachfront resort is within 20 minutes of Montego Bay’s Sangster International Airport, which serves major airlines from North America and Europe.
Enjoy unmatched, personalized service for your group as we only cater to one group on property at a time. With warm Jamaican service, an array of unique, breathtaking and inspirational venues to fit your needs and complete technological capabilities, we ensure a memorable and successful event.
Choose between our 36 oceanfront guest rooms and 27 private luxury villas for the comfort of your attendees. You may opt to rent a Complete Villa in which to hold your meetings as well as stay, or we also offer villa suite rentals that can provide a sense of community and closeness amongst your group.
Our award-winning cuisine, a transformational spa, access to the private Tryall Golf Club just minutes away, countless activities and unmatched service prove why Round Hill is the perfect venue to reward and inspire your attendees.
-SPECIAL GROUP AMENITIES