Round Hill Hotel & Villas

Round Hill Hotel and Villas is known for its allure to celebrities and royalty, a fact that likely helped earn this property a spot on Expedia's Top 100 Hotels of 2013. This upscale luxury hotel ensures its guests unforgettable stay. Since the hotel's inception in 1953, many noteworthy individuals have made their way to the elegant seaside resort.

Prominent stars, artists, and socialites were invited to invest in the hotel by building cottages on the hotel grounds. Today, the hotel operates nearly 30 privately owned villas that have seen the likes of Grace Kelly, Jaqueline Kennedy Onassis, and Cole Porter. It has built a reputation as one of Jamaica's best known luxury spots. The wood-paneled bar is a gallery of black and white photographs of the cottage owners and their famous guests enjoying Round Hill's amenities.

Round Hill caters to a sophisticated clientele, with discreet service, warm Jamaican hospitality, and a stunning natural setting in a tropical cove. When the cottage owners are not in residence the cottages are available for rent either as villa suites or as complete cottages, many with a private pool the garden. Round Hill Hotel and Villas operates year-round.

Round Hill Hotel can also be a great choice for those looking for some after hours fun. This oceanfront destination features live entertainment 7 days per week, and there are a few fun bars on-site to choose from as well.

Located near the heart of Hanover Parish, 1.5 miles west-northwest of Great River Bay, Round Hill Hotel & Villas is a great choice for vacationers wanting to stay in this part of Jamaica. It's 6.2 miles west of the center of Montego Bay.


Private Luxury Villas:

These private villas are set on 30 acres of hillside tropical gardens. Each cottage is decorated to suit the individual owner's taste so guests may find many different influences in the decor from wicker, mahogany, or bamboo furniture. The villas are available in two bedroom to six bedroom suites, each with its own bathroom and terrace. All of the villas face west so guests can have the best coastal and sunset views on the island. Guests may book a private, complete villa with private pool and dedicated staff. Villas can be booked in their entirety or as individual bedroom suites.

The Pineapple House:

The ocean front rooms in the luxurious Pineapple House were all designed by Ralph Lauren from the white stone floors to the romantic four post mahogany beds. Guests in the Pineapple House can enjoy breathtaking views, spacious bathrooms, and freestanding rain showers. Some rooms have patios or balconies.

Because there are 137 rooms, Round Hill Hotel is a relatively decently sized location. A good selection of amenities and the opportunity to join social events make this generously sized villa complex a hit with visitors who never want a dull moment to pass. Upon reviewing its overall quality, we've rated this villa complex a rating of four and a half stars.

An overview of the in-room amenities that you'll find at Round Hill Hotel & Villas include:

  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • 120 AC
  • Bath Tub
  • Safe
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Refrigerator
  • Television
  • In-Room Alarm Clock
  • Kitchenette
  • Private Bath
  • Iron
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Room Service
  • Telephone
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Radio
  • Terrace
  • Internet Access Port

Please keep in mind that some rooms will have different amenities than others, so if you want to make sure your room will have all the necessities, call the villa complex by phone to ensure that it is available.

Activities and Amenities

The on-site spa is located in a restored 18th century plantation house, and features eight treatment rooms, a full-service beauty salon, and a private garden loft spa suite. ELEMIS products and all-natural products blended on site are in use here.

Round Hill proves to be family friendly by providing several amenities for children including a nursery, game room, and playground. Click here for more details.

The list below identifies other amenities on this property:

  • Jogging Track
  • Live Entertainment
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Water Skiing
  • Multilingual
  • FAX
  • Wind Surfing
  • Exercise Gym
  • Gift Shop
  • Fishing
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Complimentary Health Club
  • Scuba Diving
  • Boutiques
  • Snorkeling
  • PC/Printer Available

If you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available, it's a good idea to double check with the property because these details can sometimes change. To navigate to our in-depth article about the activities that Round Hill Hotel & Villas offers, click here.


To compliment the luxury stay at Round Hill guests are treated to fresh seafood, Jamaican dishes, and fresh tropical fruits. Days are casual with cooked-to-order breakfasts (or breakfast in bed) and lunch on the terrace or at the beach barbecue. Dinner is served in the Georgian Dining Room or on the Seaside Terrace.

Round Hill offers a la carte menus as well as buffet options. There is something for every palate!

In addition to on-location dining, those hoping for extra culinary diversity might also be interested in the region's other nearby dining choices. Hungry guests will find a limited but good selection of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It can be helpful to find out if there are suitable options in the area, even though Round Hill Hotel offers on-site dining, including Round Hill Dining Room. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Also included with these accommodations are guest services -- including the ones seen below -- can help ensure that you get the most out of your vacation in Jamaica.

  • Concierge
  • Car Rental Desk
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Tour Desk
  • Turndown Service
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry
  • Maid Service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Security
  • News Stand
  • Porters
  • Doctor On Call

This lodging option also has a handy set of business amenities, perfect for people who tend to bring work along when visiting this destination.

  • FAX
  • Secretarial Service
  • Business Center
  • Conference Facilities
  • International Direct Dial
  • Meeting rooms
  • PC/Printer Available


Guests will find plenty of attractions located within a short distance of Round Hill Hotel. On your itinerary, make room for a nearby attraction like Rose Hall Plantation, a historical site. Considering this villa complex is directly on Hope Well Beach, it's a perfect fit for those who enjoy sun-bathing just outside their accommodations. For a change of setting, you can also visit nearby Great River Bay (just a few miles from the property).

One of the closest areas to the villa complex is Montego Bay. For even more adventure, take a side trip to a nearby town and perhaps some famous points of interest.

For the full discussion of what's near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Round Hill Bluff, Hanover Parish, Jamaica

General: (876) 956-7050



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