Sandals Royal Plantation is an all-inclusive vacation that epitomizes glamour and elegance. An exquisitely private place, this couples-only getaway offers warm Jamaican service and hospitality, as well as sophisticated style which is known to be the hallmark of the Royal Plantation. At this chic hotel, it’s the finest details that make the biggest difference, the surprises that bring a smile to your heart. Ideal for weddings and honeymoons, it is the perfect travel destination where you can enjoy total luxury, fun and exciting adventures. With its exquisite innovations and rich furnishings that are entirely original together with the many extravagant conveniences that it provides, this will be your favorite hideaway spot.
Tucked into a breathtaking coral bluff, this all-butler resort provides exquisite furnishings, an impressive design and a wealth of top amentities. The Villa Plantana is a private three-bedroom villa that sits above the resort’s quiet east beach amidst lush tropical foliage and features its pool and sumptuous decor. Drift off on plush bedding on four-poster beds or enjoy the simple things like stocked bars in every room and private balconies with commanding ocean views. The luxurious marble en-suite bathrooms boast a large Roman tub, walk-in shower and other elegant touches. Plus, the exceptional service of your butler, direct round-trip airport transfers and 24-hour room service will be included.
Here, you can spend your days just lazing and relaxing by the pool offering spectacular views of the sea. All your needs are attended to by the professionally trained butlers that are always at your service on two private cove beaches. If you’re looking for adventure, on the water, enjoy the likes of Hobie Cats, paddleboards, kayaks and snorkeling, in addition to an impressive PADI-Certified SCUBA diving program. Keep dry with land sports including beach volleyball, basketball and pool tables, along with day or night tennis. If golf is your game, you can tee off at the nearby 18-hole resort-style course with immaculate views. The state-of-the-art fitness centers will pull out all the bells and whistles for a prime workout with its Life Fitness equipment and an energetic array of group classes.
Indulge in a personally customized treatment from the Red Lane Spa and its world-class line-up of rejuvenating treatments, couples massages and more. After you’ve worked up an appetite, savor a taste of the good life with unlimited fine dining at five restaurants offering everything from classic French dishes to Italian favorites and authentic pub fare. Quench your thirst at two bars on location pouring limitless libations incorporating premium liquors and Robert Mondavi Twin Oaks wines. When the lights go down, nobody throws a party like Sandals! Experience after-hours indulgence including talent and theme nights, as well as extravagant beach parties with exciting fire eaters and limbo dancers.
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Located on the secluded East Beach of the resort, complete with its swimming pool. Villa includes use of all resort facilities including the nearby 18-hole championship golf course at the Sandals Golf & Country Club. Enjoy dining in the privacy of your villa on culinary masterpieces or enjoy room service from any of their three restaurants.
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Found exclusively on the top floor of the resort’s West Wing, this well-appointed suite is the essence of stately class. The majestic king bed, draped in the Italian linens and adorned with plush pillows, promises a most indulgent sleep experience, while the master bathroom boasts a Roman tub and walk-in shower.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
Perched atop the resort’s West Wing, this suite perfectly marries old world charm and modern day luxury. Soft, natural light, plush sofas and easy chairs combine to offer relaxation while the hand-crafted four poster mahogany king bed and the magnificent en suite bathroom featuring a standing shower, a Roman tub and bidet provide unmatched luxury.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
This truly uniquely-appointed one-bedroom suite comprises a beautifully designed bedroom featuring delightful furnishings throughout including a hand-crafted mahogany bed adorned with the finest linen, a fully stocked en-suite bar and state-of-the-art plasma screen. The luxurious marbled bathroom boasts a Roman tub and walk in shower.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
Beautifully-furnished with hardwood touches throughout, this suite comprises a generously-sized bedroom featuring a stately half-canopy four poster bed, extensive pillow menu and a top-of-the-range plasma TV. The luxurious marble bathroom boasts a whirlpool tub, separate tumble-stone shower and dual bath vanities.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
Located on the property’s East Wing, this exquisitely-designed suite boasts an open floor plan which creates a space both airy and intimate. The suite features a four poster mahogany king bed, en suite bathroom complete with Roman tub with a walk-in shower and best of all, a private walk-out patio which reveals spectacular views of the ocean.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
Located on the resort’s west-side, this spacious and airy suite boasts a mahogany king bed draped in fine linens and finished with plush goose down duvets. The over-sized bathroom features a generously sized Roman tub and an elegantly designed walk-in shower. An en-suite bar lavishly stocked with fine wines and liquor.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
Conveniently located on both wings, this suite allows picture perfect views of the stunning Caribbean sea. Sliding French doors ensure uninterrupted views from the comfort of both the suite’s plush four-poster king bed and a sitting room. Delightfully appointed master bathroom, complete with dual bath vanities and marble finishing.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean
Perfectly located on the 1st – 3rd floors of the resort’s much sought-after East and West Wings, this suite affords a remarkable view of the resort’s stunning West or East Beach. The spacious bedroom features a signature four-poster mahogany king bed and the luxurious bathroom boasts dual bath vanities and marble finishing.
ROOM VIEW: Ocean view of West Beach
Only Sandals includes unlimited diving and the Caribbean’s most comprehensive resort diving program. Even if you’ve never dived before, their introductory resort program will have you experiencing a whole new underwater world by the very next day – with all the instruction and equipment needed for dives up to 40 feet. If you’re already a scuba enthusiast, you can enjoy up to two dives daily. And you have the option of choosing many other unforgettable dive experiences.
You can jump into every watersport with total abandon because once you’re there, everything is included. From waterskiing, sailing, kayaking, windsurfing and so much more. The clearest turquoise waters in the world surround Sandals, sail away and indulge in a vast array of all-inclusive watersports. With the top-of-the-line equipment, professional staff and tropical locations, you can choose to fly across the water-propelled by wind, motor or muscle-power-or dive beneath its pristine surface.
Get in a round or two of golf along an emerald fairway overlooking the sea at Sandals Golf & Country Club, is where the play is unlimited and greens fees are included. Golf Digest gave this Par 71 course its 4-star rating, and it’s easy to see why. Enjoy a driving range with a chipping and putting green and complimentary transportation to and from the course. This magnificent 18-hole course rises 700 feet above sea level in the lush hills of Ocho Rios. Included is a practice range, putting & chipping greens and a pro shop.
Caribbean-inspired spa treatments using regional natural products are available at the exclusive Red Lane® Spa at Sandals Royal Plantation. A tranquil sanctuary, the Spa offers treatment rooms, a fitness center, beauty salon, a Yoga-Pilates studio, steam room, plunge pools and several intimate relaxation areas in secluded gardens. You’ll find a unique sense of tranquility with a selection of exclusive services transforming your quest for inner beauty into a journey of endless self-discovery.
Stay fit while enjoying your time away. Offering top-of-the-line Life Fitness weight and cardio equipment, plus yoga, Pilates, and trained instructors, you can get your heart pumping now so you can eat to your heart’s content later. A state-of-the-art gym to match your personal best is fully equipped with LifeFitness® treadmills, exercise bikes, elliptical trainers, step machines and weights in an air-conditioned facility.
The best way to experience the real Jamaica is to get up close and personal with it. Island Routes offers luxury adventure tours that range from completely exhilarating to delightfully sedate. Look for variety including the Dolphin Swim-Ocho Rios, Island Routes Dunn’s River Catamaran Cruise Red Locks, Jamaica Sky Explorer and the Horseback Ride ‘n’ Swim from Ocho Rios. Discover the lush beauty, incredible spirit and exhilarating activities offered along the Caribbean Riviera.
Meaning “the butterfly” in French, Le Papillon combines the fresh produce of Jamaica with the classic techniques and traditions of France’s finest establishments to evoke an abundance of delicious flavors. Guests enjoy superb cuisine such as roasted quail with an apple compote and pepper glaze. Also, the chilled avocado and lime soup with peppered shrimp is simply delicious. Le Papillon offers guests a taste of customary French splendor with the butterfly show plates.
The Terrace provides guests with an ideal respite complete with jaw-dropping views and exquisite, gourmet cuisine. In the great outdoor setting of The Terrace, the Caribbean Sea appears to be just within reach and the colorful foliage makes the serene venue even more romantic. Indoors, the layout is that of traditional Great House with a gracious entryway and spacious dining area with massive French doors that celebrate the magnificent view.
Discover Feel-Good Sophistication. Making its mark on the stunningly beautiful Ocho Rios region, the Royal Grill overlooks a white sand beach and dazzling turquoise waterscape with the undulating mountains gleaming in the distance. The fact that this is a grill, doesn’t mean chefs are skimpy on the sophistication when it comes to the food. Traditional grill fare is offered alongside exquisite cuisine including lamb kebabs, exotic salads and club sandwiches.
The history of tea dates back to the 17th century and is one of the most iconic English food customs – a custom influenced by the wife of Charles II, Catharine of Braganza. The tradition of afternoon teatime, which became popular in the 1800s, thrives today at Tea Terrace, a quaint tea bar that offers guests a late afternoon teatime experience. The Tea Terrace celebrates the love of tea with time-honored traditions passed on to the Caribbean islands from Great Britain.
In keeping with the early vision of public houses, Wobbly Peacock is a lively pub with just the right mix of energy and easygoing appeal. Featuring elegant mahogany furnishings, lantern pendant lighting, and a grand piano, the beauty of this place is undeniable. But the main draw for many guests is the amazing gastro pub cuisine and mellow, down-home essence. Executive Chef Peter Hamil works hard to recreate English style, traditional pub fare with a modern, upscale twist.
1. BLUE HOLE — It is awarded with a certificate of excellence this hidden gem is sure to become a favorite place for you. The Blue Hole is not commercialized so you can be sure your visit will not be overcrowded and filled with stress, just you, your vacation party, and the beauty of the Blue Hole to enjoy. The lack of commercialization could be because the Blue Hole is not the easiest place to get to, but it is well worth the effort.
2. RAINFOREST BOBSLED JAMAICA AT MYSTIC MOUNTAIN — Located in Ocho Rios the Mystic Mountain towers over 700 feet above the rainforest giving you the most picturesque view. You can also give in to your adventurous side and zip line among the trees or even bobsled down the mountain. No matter what you choose a trip here is certainly a must.
3. SWIM WITH THE DOLPHINS — Young and old enjoy swimming and interacting with the dolphins, some say it can help relieve stress, calm your body and mind, and sooth you. Dolphins are gentle and compassionate mammals not to mention very social. Come and see what lovely mammals dolphins are as you swim with them in their natural habitats.
4. DEEP SEA FISHING — Fishing fans all over the world flock to exotic destinations in search of that “big mama” fish, you know the one…the trophy that can be mounted on the living room wall. Book a tour/trip on one of the many deep sea fishing charters offered around the island and try your hand at fishing for the big boys.
5. WATA LAND ECO FUN PARK — Wata Land Eco Fun Park is a water park that will provide hours of fun in the sun for everyone of any age. This eco-water park features a three acre natural lake that has been turned into an aqua park. There are obstacle courses for teams, racer slides, splash centers and even boating.
Sandals Royal Plantation sits on a bluff, 25 feet above the ravishing Caribbean Sea, boasting spectacular views. Built in the 1950’s, this adult only getaway rests on 8 acres of stunning tropical gardens and features two private white sand beaches. Make yourself at home with all the top amenities and experience the very best with an unprecedented butler service. Highlights include day or night tennis, a beachfront pool, a full-service spa, a wealth of water sports and five extraordinary restaurants.
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