Half Moon | Designer Travel

Rose Hall, Montego Bay, Jamaica

Approximately 20 minutes

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About Half Moon

Set on a 2 mile crescent-shaped beach on Jamaica’s northern coast, Half Moon, is truly paradise found. This spectacular, 400-acre luxury resort features pristine, whitewashed cottages surrounded by beautifully landscaped gardens and the sparkling Caribbean Sea beyond.

Expertly combining Old World charm and elegant modern touches, Half Moon is a place where you’ll find comfort and relaxation with beautifully appointed rooms, fine dining and a wealth of activities including a luxury Spa and 18-hole golf course.

With an excellent reputation for quality, you’ll find Half Moon the perfect place to relax and enjoy the Caribbean experience.

More About Half Moon

There are three glorious pools to choose from, ideal for a refreshing splash or relaxing on a sun lounger. Down at the beach there’s a varied watersports programme which including snorkelling, sailing, windsurfing, diving, kayaking and Hobie Waves. Motorised watersports are available at Sunrise beach. Take your pick from boat trips, waterskiing, wakeboarding, parasailing and glass bottom boat tours. You could also book yourself some Scuba diving lessons so you can explore the fascinating and colourful reefs and marine life.

The unique Dolphin Lagoon at Half Moon is a unique opportunity to come face-to-face with these fascinating mammals. Trained handlers assist you so you can get up close to the resident, friendly dolphins. It’s a magical experience for all the family and one which you’ll remember forever.

The Equestrian Centre has 28 beautiful mounts, a jumping and dressage arena and pony park. Guests can take lessons in the arena then venture out through the resort and down to the beach.

There are thirteen lighted tennis courts and professionals on hand to give you tips and tricks to perfect your game. Lessons are available for players of all levels. There’s also four squash courts with equipment available for rental.

You can continue your usual daily workout at the Fitness Centre which has up-to-date exercise equipment. There’s also various classes such as yoga, aerobics, Pilates and Spinning.

Golf enthusiasts will love the award winning Half Moon Golf Course which is one of the best in the Caribbean, plus the White Witch and Cinnamon Hill golf courses are just four minutes away from the Half Moon resort.

Fern Tree Spa

An impressive 68,000 sq ft spa, the largest of its kind in Jamaica, offers world class services and amenities including aromatherapy steam rooms, relaxation lounge, outdoor yoga pavilion, beauty and hair salon and meditation labyrinth.

Unique and renowned Jamaica spa treatments will leave you relaxed and revitalised. Choose from a comprehensive range of massages, body and skin therapies, bath soaks, skin care therapies and much more.


Facilities & Amenities

Rooms & Suites


All the beautifully furnished rooms, suites and villas have a spacious balcony or patio, air conditioning, refrigerated mini-bar, colour cable television, in-room safe, bathrobes, Wi-Fi. No two accommodations are alike and there are a wide range of different room and suite types - a small selection of which are shown below. However, if you're interested in staying at Half Moon, please get in touch and we'll be delighted to recommend a room, suite or villa to suit your requirements.

Ocean Rooms

Spacious room with 1 king or 2 double beds and a private patio or balcony facing the Caribbean SEa.
Occupancy: 2 adults & 1 infant
45-61 sq m

Ocean Junior Suites

Cosy suites located just steps away from Sunset beach. Each has a bedroom, bathroom, living area and a balcony or patio with lovely views of the Caribbean Sea.
Occupancy: 2 adults & 1 child
39-53 sq m

Pool Suites

Elegant and spacious suites which have a separate living room connected to a bedroom, a private balcony or patio and views of one of the semi-private pools.
Occupancy: 2 adults & 2 children
65-91 sq m

Prestige Ocean Suites

Enjoy stunning ocean views from a Prestige Ocean Suites which feature spacious living rooms and bedrooms plus large balconies or terraces with magnificent sea views.
Occupancy: 2 adults
76-167 sq m

Rose Hall Villas by Half Moon

Half Moon has a unique selection of villas which make an ideal family retreat or for those looking for the exclusivity of booking an entire accommodation. Please contact us for further details.


Sugar Mill: Dine in the unique environment of the Sugar Mill and experience exquisite Caribbean influenced cuisine.

Seagrape Terrace: Al fresco dining with fantastic views across Sunset Beach and the dazzling Caribbean Sea.

Il Giardino: Imaginative and delicious Tuscan and Italian flavours served indoors or on the courtyard beside the sea.

There are also popular beach barbecue and Caribbean buffet nights. In-room dining is available and private dining can be arranged on request.


Half Moon has the Anancy Children’s Village which features a model ‘Caribbean village’ with brightly coloured buildings. The village has activities and learning programmes suitable for children aged three to twelve.

Kids can enjoy puppet shows, get creative, listen to stories or play in the shaded play areas. There are activity rooms, a sand box, a wading pool and a large outdoor play area. A well-trained co-ordinator oversees each activity.

The Hype Zone was created just for teens and is a great meeting place and an exciting spot offering organised sports events, nightly entertainment and spa services for children. Open for 13-19 year olds, there’s also a game room with air hockey and various board games, a lounge with internet access and a video game room.