Things to See and Do While Staying at Half Moon Royal Villas

Jamaica provides lots of interesting recreational possibilities, and appeals especially to sprightly travelers. Half Moon Royal Villas is an excellent vacation destination for those who want to stay active and try their hand at new activities.

Half Moon Royal Villas has 54 pools, so don't worry about not being able to find a shady spot by the water.

For those who don't like breaking from their fitness routines, this property makes it easy to stay on track; the on-site exercise facility is bound to have all the space and equipment you need.


Tennis enthusiasts should definitely consider booking this property, because the tennis facilities — located on-site — can be a convenient and healthy family activity. Players likely won't have to compete with other guests for a court, since there are 13 of them. Plus, the courts here are equipped with lighting so you'll never have to cut your match short. The property also employs a tennis pro to help you out on the court. Who knew you could improve your game while on vacation?

If you're interested in more accommodation options that offer tennis, you may want to browse nearby hotels with this activity, including Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa and Half Moon Club.


The mild climate here means Jamaica is both rich and beautiful, which means it is an ideal setting for a golf course. This resort invites you to enjoy the outdoors at their on-site course.

Variety is important to some golfers, luckily there are other golf courses close by. Notable courses in the area include White Witch Course, Cinnamon Hill Course, and Half Moon Golf Course. All of them are within a mile and a half and the nearest of the bunch, Half Moon Golf Course, is just a meager hike away from the lodging, so you can plan going over for some rounds on the links. The course has a total of 18 holes. The length of this course is 6581 yards, and it's rated as a par 72. If you're considering reserving a tee time, contact the course at (888) 830-5974.


A vacation to Jamaica can be a good time to try out a new recreational sport. Half Moon Royal Villas offers a number of different options, so you are sure to find a watersport to enjoy, even if you've never done it before. The bullets below names the watersports offered at Half Moon Royal Villas:

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Families are encouraged to stay at Half Moon Royal Villas, though you might not see a good deal of amenities or activities designed for kids. If it is important that you find a hotel to stay with a lot more features that that appeal to kids, you might want to consider properties rated best for family vacations.

Entertainment and Nightlife

If you've had a long, tiring day exploring Jamaica, nothing's better than settling at your accommodation for the evening and letting the excitement come to you; on-site entertainment is a perk of staying at Half Moon Royal Villas.

The property also has several different bars, leaving guests with lots of after-hours options.

Although the accommodations nearby yours do not have the highest ratings with regards to nightlife, you will find more options than are offered onsite listed in the chart below:

Accommodations near the Half Moon Royal Villas with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall Central Rose Hall 5 check
Hyatt Zilara Central Rose Hall -- check
Half Moon Club 0.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Rose Hall 8 check
The Palmyra Resort and Spa Central Rose Hall 2 check
Royal Reef Hotel 1.3 mi. West of Central Rose Hall 2 --
Holiday Inn Resort in Rose Hall 1.4 mi. West of Central Rose Hall 4 check
Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa 1.6 mi. East of Central Rose Hall 4 check
Sea Castles Beach Condos 1.6 mi. East of Central Rose Hall -- --


Not every property in Jamaica can boast a spa as one of their amenities, but Half Moon Royal Villas is one such property that can provide its visitors a fun (sometimes necessary) way to release stress and reflect on the area's beauty. The following list provides some of the services available at the spa:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Spa Facility


Beyond all the activities you'll find on the property, travelers who enjoy exploring won't find a shortage of interesting things to do and sites to see in Jamaica. Regardless of whether you're looking to relax at the beach or enjoy a round or two of golf, you can encounter lots of other recreational opportunities close at hand. Click on these links to learn more regarding fishing, riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, sightseeing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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