Hotel Information

Half Moon, a RockResort is the embodiment of classical resort living. Beloved by romantics, sport lovers and families since 1954 when they welcomed their first guests, Half Moon is now considered one of the world’s great resort hotels.

How far is the nearest beach?
This hotel is directly on the beach.

Distance from Airport
This hotel is located 7.5 km from Montego Bay Airport.

The 197 bedrooms and suites and 24 Villas at Half Moon range from the intimate to the grand. Under the meticulous guidance and eye of Joan Coore, the hotel Design and Decoration Manager, each room or suite is given its own distinct look and feel.
Superior Rooms are air-conditioned and have bathroom, television, mini-bar/fridge, safe and balcony or patio. Some of the suites have their own private pool. Amenities include air conditioning, balcony/terrace, bath, bath robe, fridge, hair dryer, mini bar, radio, safe, satellite TV, shower, telephone, ceiling fan.

Food & Drink
The hotel’s talented team of acclaimed chefs headed by Giorgio Rusconi, Director of Food and Beverage take their inspiration from the plentiful abundance of locally grown fruit and vegetables, combining the heady flavours of Jamaica with an international repertoire.
A number of different meal plans are available including half board, full board or the Half Moon Plan which includes breakfast, lunch and dinner at any of our restaurants as well as all drinks both soft and alcoholic and house wines by the glass. The restaurants and bars include the Sugar Mill, Il Giardino, Beach Barbecue, Prakesh Indian and Thai Restaurant. For guests seeking a private evening of relaxation, four-course dining is available in the comfort of your room or suite.

Sports & Entertainment
This resort offers an array of leisure options: it is possible to swim with the dolphins, to explore the natural surrounds by horseback, to play golf (for an additional fee) or tennis or to go swimming to one's heart's content in the sea or in one of the two swimming pools in the outdoor complex. A sun terrace with sun loungers and parasols surrounds the pools. Within the hotel is a gym to make use of, as well as a range of spa offerings including a massage service (charges apply), a Jacuzzi, a sauna, and yoga and Pilates sessions. The Jamaican Bush Bath is one of the most popular treatments at the spa. Various other sports are available including water skiing, diving, canoeing, pedalo boating, table tennis, squash, aerobics, cycling, basketball, beach volleyball, billiards and badminton.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • A la Carte Restaurant
  • Aerobics
  • Air Conditioning
  • Badminton
  • Bar
  • Basketball
  • Beach Volleyball
  • Bicycle Rental
  • Breakfast
  • Buffet Breakfast
  • Buffet Restaurant
  • By the Beach
  • Cafe/ Snack Bar
  • Currency Exchange
  • Disabled Friendly
  • Doctors / Medical Centre
  • Entertainment
  • Golf
  • Gym
  • Hairdresser
  • High Chairs
  • Horse Riding
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Landscaped Gardens
  • Laundry Service
  • Minibar
  • Pool Bar
  • Pool/Billiard Table
  • Reception
  • Restaurant
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Satellite TV
  • Sauna
  • Scuba Diving
  • Spa
  • Squash
  • Sunbathing Terrace
  • Sunbeds
  • Supermarket
  • Swimming Pool
  • Table Tennis
  • Telephone
  • Tennis Court(s)
  • Terrace
  • Water Sports
  • Whirlpool

Tourist Information

Additional Information

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  • Language

    The official language is English but a local patois is also spoken, a mixture of English, Spanish, and various African languages.

  • Currency

    Jamaican Dollar (JMD)