Franklyn D. Resort

Franklyn D. Resort

A tropical retreat for the whole family, Franklyn D. Resort & Spa is an all-inclusive, beachfront boutique hotel that includes everything from meals and drinks to activities, all for one standard rate. Each family even receives a very special vacation nanny, a unique feature at FDR, who will care for you, your children, and your suite, for the entire length of your stay.

Travelers hoping to keep active will have a blast at this all-inclusive resort, which provides an impressive selection of recreational options. Whether you're searching for thrills on land or on the water, you should find what you're looking at this coastal destination.

Positioned in Trelawny Parish, 2.2 miles north of Daniel Town, Franklyn D. Resort, an all-inclusive complex, offers a warm welcome to travelers interested in staying in this section of Jamaica. From this accommodation, the center of Falmouth is three miles (five kilometers) to the west.


Franklyn D. Resort & Spa features spacious, air-conditioned, one-, two- and three-bedroom suites housed in eight low-rise buildings of distinct Tuscan-style architecture. Surrounded by verdant tropical gardens, suites are just steps from the Caribbean Sea and are beautifully decorated with a tropical flavor. Suites feature a fully equipped kitchen, living room, dining area, refrigerator, en-suite bathroom, spacious balcony or garden terrace. From internet access to iPod docks and DVD players, the suites offer the latest technology and conveniences.

Since the property has a total of 154 rooms, Franklyn D. Resort is a relatively pretty big location. Attractive features and plenty of space to explore make this large property a hit with those who want their trip to Jamaica to be full of choices. This resort has been given a rating of three and a half stars, for its features on-site, amenities, and more.

Below, you'll find a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • Internet Access Port
  • Telephone
  • Air Conditioned

Contact the resort to ensure the availability of a specific amenity, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

In keeping with its family-friendly theme, the Franklyn D. Resort & Spa has a uniquely designed Teens Programs. They can learn new sports like snorkeling and tennis. They'll meet new friends from a variety of different places, mingle with their peers, and enjoy their own hangout, complete with computers, Xbox 360's, Nintendo Wii, and a game room with pool, ping pong and foosball. Teenagers even have their own disco nights. More adventurous teens can take advantage of the Teen Scuba Diving Adventure which is offered at the resort by S.C.U.B.A. Jamaica.

Lucky enough for guests who want entertainment on-site, the casino at Franklyn D. Resort is certainly a winning attraction.

Franklin D. Resort is a children's paradise with an abundance of activities and games, and of course, the vacation nanny. Click here to learn more.

To see this lodging's general amenities, check the list below:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Basketball
  • Sports Available
  • Bicycling
  • Parasailing
  • Water Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Wind Surfing
  • Shuffleboard
  • Playroom
  • Volleyball
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Horseback Riding
  • Snorkeling
  • Fishing

To make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available, it's a good idea to double check with the property because these details are often in flux. Visit this page to see our complete description about the recreation and activities that Franklyn D. Resort offers.


From romantic dinners by candle light to hearty children-only buffets, Franklyn D. Resort & Spa provides dining choices for everyone.

On the boardwalk steps from the Caribbean Sea, or in the open-air dining room, the Verandah Restaurant serves international cuisine in a family atmosphere. Sumptuous buffet breakfasts are served every morning and at lunchtime you'll find tasty salads, hot entrees and mouthwatering desserts. Dinnertime features an international a la carte menu with tasty local and French specialties.

For the quintessential romantic dining experience, look no further than Pier Restaurant. Dining at this adults-only, gourmet Italian restaurant gives mom and dad the opportunity to enjoy a romantic evening without the kids in tow. Candle-lit meals include delicious antipasto, wine, a great choice of salads, soups, pasta and entrees, delectable desserts and cheeses.

For snacks and light fare all day long, head down to the beach where you’ll find the Sea Cotton Tree Grill. This casual eatery features popular specialties like Jamaican beef patties and mouthwatering jerk pork or healthy choices like grilled Panini sandwiches and wraps.

After a busy day of fun in the sun, children are offered a great spread at the Kidz Buffet. A well-balanced, buffet-style meal is served on customized tables set at just the right height for the little ones. The menu features a number favorites spaghetti and meatballs, macaroni and cheese, chicken nuggets, fish fingers, a selection of healthy salads, peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, hot dogs and hamburgers.

Juices, milk, non-alcoholic daiquiris, chocolate milk, soft ice cream and dessert treats are also available. After dinner there is ping pong, pool, air hockey and foosball to keep the kids entertained until the Kiddies Disco opens later in the evening.

Besides the dining options on-site, vacationers hoping to find more culinary variety might also think about some of the other nearby mealtime choices. Visitors staying at Franklyn D. Resort will discover a few solid places to eat close-by. It can be a time-saver to find out which nearby restaurants are worth visiting, though Franklyn D. Resort provides dining of its own, including Verandah Restaurant. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Franklyn D. Resort provides guest services, including those in the list below, helping you to get the most out of your time on property, and off.

  • Handicap Facilities
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Barber/Beauty Shop

The property also has a few business amenities, doubly great for professionals who are traveling to this region on business.

  • Conference Facilities


There are lots of attractions situated near Franklyn D. Resort. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Water Square, Fort Balcarres, and Outameni Theme Park. Considering this resort is located directly on Burwood Beach, it's an ideal vacation spot for sun-worshippers who can't wait to hit the sand. Half Moon Beach is another nice nearby spot to soak up some sun.

Among the closest notable areas to the resort is Falmouth. If you find yourself with spare time, take a day to travel to a nearby town to gain some perspective on the country.

For additional information about what's located near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Main Street, Trelawny Parish, Jamaica

General: (876) 973-4592



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