Round Hill Hotel & Villas

Round Hill Hotel and Villas is known for its allure to celebrities and royalty, a fact that has helped it gain its prestige and well-regarded reputation.

This upscale luxury hotel ensures that its guests have an 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. 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. This undoubtedly led to them earning a spot on Trip Advisor's 2017 list of best hotels for families. Another perk of this resort is that 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.

Visitors hoping to stay active should find exactly what they're looking for at Round Hill Hotel, as they'll encounter a wide range of recreational possibilities. No matter what you're in the mood for, whether it's activities in the ocean or on land, you'll be able to find it all at this oceanfront destination.

Situated in Hanover Parish, 1.5 miles west-northwest of Great River Bay, Round Hill Hotel & Villas is a great choice for customers interested in staying in this area 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.

Having 137 rooms, Round Hill Hotel is a relatively decently sized place to stay. With so much room to explore, size alone makes this villa complex an excellent setting for travelers who appreciate the perks of booking a larger, more active property.

This villa complex has been awarded a rating of four and a half stars from Caribya! on the basis of overall style, furnishings, and ambience. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Below, you can see a list of amenities in-room available at this location.

  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Microwave
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • 120 AC
  • Bath Tub
  • Safe
  • Air Conditioned
  • 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

Be sure to call ahead to confirm the option for amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

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 to read more.

To see this lodging's general amenities, take a look at the list below:

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

If you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival, don't hesitate to contact the location just in case availability varies. Visit this page to read an in-depth article about the kinds of recreation and activities that Round Hill Hotel & Villas offers.


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!

Besides the on-location dining options, those hoping for extra culinary diversity might also be interested in the area's other nearby restaurant selections. Those staying at Round Hill Hotel & Villas will discover a small handful of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It's never a bad idea to learn about the nearby restaurants, even though Round Hill Hotel offers dining of its own, including Round Hill Dining Room. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this location's guest services -- including the ones below -- may help you stay stress free and relaxed while visiting Jamaica.

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

This lodging also has a few invaluable business amenities, so it's considered ideal for those who are visiting for business-related reasons.

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


Guests will find lots of interesting sites and attractions near Round Hill Hotel. One of the closest examples is Rose Hall Plantation, an interesting historical site. Since this villa complex is located on Hope Well Beach, it is the perfect spot for sun-worshippers and watersports junkies alike. When seeking a different place to relax by the water, there is also nearby Great River Bay.

The villa complex is located in the vicinity of Montego Bay, a particularly enjoyable part of the island for sightseers to visit.

For more about other destinations and attractions near Round Hill Hotel & Villas, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Round Hill Bluff, Hanover Parish, Jamaica

General: (876) 956-7050



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