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.

Travelers hoping to keep active won't leave disappointed with Round Hill Hotel, as they'll have convenient access to an excellent range of recreational options. No matter what you're searching for, whether it's thrills in the ocean or on land, you'll be able to find it all at this oceanfront destination.

Located near the heart of Hanover Parish, 1.5 miles west-northwest of Great River Bay, Round Hill Hotel & Villas offers a warm welcome to vacationers who are thinking about basing their vacation in this part of Jamaica. In case you're wondering, the center of Montego Bay is six miles (ten kilometers) to the east.


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 a total of 137 rooms, Round Hill Hotel is a somewhat decently sized location. Abundant features and ample space to roam make this sizable property a hit with visitors who want to get the most out of their time in Jamaica. This villa complex has received a four and a half star rating, for many reasons, including amenities, quality, and service.

Look below for this location's in-room amenities.

  • 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

If you want to confirm exactly what comes with your room, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

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 complete information.

For general activities and amenities available to guests, check the following list:

  • 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

However, because these details are always in flux, it's suggested that you call the front desk if you're interested in something in particular. Visit this page to navigate to our in-depth description about the types of recreational opportunities 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!

Outside of what is available on-location, travelers looking to find further culinary variety may also want to think about the region's other local mealtime choices. Guests here will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It's a smart idea to get familiar with the nearby options, even though Round Hill Hotel does have on-site dining, including Round Hill Dining Room. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Guest Services

Taking advantage of guest services -- including the ones seen below -- are ready to help you stay relaxed while visiting 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

There's also some useful business amenities, which makes Round Hill Hotel a superior choice for professionals, or anyone who doesn't want to go without work-related amenities.

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


You will find many attractions located near Round Hill Hotel. One of the nearest examples is Rose Hall Plantation, an interesting historical site. Considering this villa complex is right on Hope Well Beach, it's an ideal place for sun-worshippers and watersports junkies alike. Also in the area, within a few miles of the property, is Great River Bay.

One of the closest areas of interest to the villa complex is Montego Bay. When you seek to broaden your horizons, take a side trip to a neighboring town to explore the sights and sounds they have to offer.

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Contact Info

Location: Round Hill Bluff, Hanover Parish, Jamaica

General: (876) 956-7050



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