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Get an overview of this hotelIntimate beach resort for adult couples and singles

Adults-only seclusion

This oceanfront resort, located near Runaway Bay on the north coast, has an informal ambience that inspires fun, active days, and lively disco nights, plus restful, romantic interludes.

All-Inclusive resort

This resort features a swimming cove and ocean view pool. All meals, drinks, snacks, daily activities, such as guided bicycle tours, and nightly entertainment are included in the room rates.

Ocean view rooms

Patios or balconies of the 85 guestrooms provide full or partial ocean views. Air-conditioned rooms come with satellite TV, phones, in-room safes, and coffeemakers.

Club Ambiance All Inclusive Adults Only

20 Saint Ann Runaway Bay Saint Ann

Hotel Amenities

All-Inclusive Details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Gratuities and taxes

Gratuities and taxes are included.

Food and beverages

  • Meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • Dining availability limited at one or more venues

Activities and facilities/equipment

All non-motorized water sports are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Volleyball


  • Aerobics
  • Yoga


  • Access to onsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances

Not included

  • Golf green fees
  • Use of golf cart
  • Use of golf equipment
  • Scuba-diving excursions
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Snorkeling excursions
  • Bottled wine
  • Bottled liquor
  • Airport transfers
  • Laundry/dry cleaning services
  • Transportation to offsite activities

Hotel Amenities

The majority of amenities, activities, and gratuities at this resort are included in the room rate; guests will not be charged extra for the majority of amenities and activities (scroll up to the All-Inclusive Details section for more information).

Safari Club, the spacious disco, features DJ music nightly. A breezy, ocean-view bar/game-lounge, the Ocean Club, provides comfortable chairs and couches along with a large-screen television and table games. Deep tissue massage, Swedish massage, back massage, are offered in an oceanfront massage hut (surcharge), as well as manicure and pedicures, mini facials, aloe wraps, and variety of other hair and body treatments. The Club Ambiance Resort's small air-conditioned fitness center contains cardio machines, a Universal gym, and free weights. Two on-site meeting rooms and a conference center can accommodate business events. Free wired and wireless internet are available. Complimentary parking is provided for guests during their stay, and an airport shuttle is available on request (surcharge may apply).

The hotel advises that a section of the beach is clothing-optional.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Arcade/game room 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Beach sun loungers 
  • Beach towels 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Conference center 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Hair salon 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Nightclub 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 2 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • On private beach 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Restaurant 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Spa tub 
  • Total number of rooms - 85 
  • Wedding services 


Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Balcony 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Turndown service 

Where to Eat

The majority of meals and beverages, plus all gratuities, at the following restaurants, snack spots, and bars are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive Details section for more information).

Café Calypso - Located next to the lobby. Ocean-view, open-air restaurant serving full American breakfast (with cooked-to-order eggs and pancakes), lunch and dinner buffets plus late night snacks. Open daily.

Sample menu for Café Calypso


  • Spring rolls
  • Pumpkin soup
  • Antipasti bar

    Main courses:

  • Roast Leg of Pork
  • Chicken Marsala
  • Grilled Grouper


  • Selection of desserts

    Pool Bar - Cooling drinks poolside from midmorning until late afternoon.

    Pier Bar - Located at the end of the resort's pier and surrounded by the Caribbean Sea. Bob Marley's reggae music begins mid-afternoon and continues into the night.

    Coconut Bar - Beachfront bar decorated with coconuts.

    Ocean Club - Intimate bar/game room with spectacular views of the Caribbean Sea. Pool table, darts, table tennis, table soccer, plus card and dice games.

    Famtasia Club - In the main building, this club swings until the early morning hours.

    Terrace Grill - Open-air spot for lunch and afternoon snacks. Serves soups, burgers, hot dogs, Jamaican beef patties, curries, and grilled sandwiches. Thursday night Jamaican buffet highlights coconuts, Jamaican Pepper-pot soup, jerk meats, and curries. Saturday night BBQ serves grilled favorites with salads and baked potatoes. Open for à la carte dinner several nights a week. A la carte dinners incur surcharges and reservations are required. Dinner dress code: dress shorts or long pants and collared shirts for men.

    Sample à la carte menu for Terrace Grill


  • Freshly smoked Jamaican Marlin
  • Homemade Paté

    Main courses:

  • Caribbean Lobster with Lemon Butter
  • Filet Mignon with Maitre D' Butter
  • Surf and Turf


  • Tropical Fruits Flambé

  • Nearby Things to Do

    The majority of recreational activities and facilities described below are included in the room rate for this resort (scroll up to the All-Inclusive details section for more information).

    A small swimming cove and beach dotted with thatched shades are protected by a rock wall. Snorkeling is popular among the reefs nearby. Scuba diving is also available nearby. Hotel staff members guide guests on bicycle tours to explore surrounding villages.

    Just 2 miles (3 kilometers) from Club Ambiance is an 18-hole golf course where guests enjoy discounted greens fees. Caddies, equipment rentals, and transportation to the course all incur surcharges. Hotel staff will help arrange shuttles (including daily shuttles to Ocho Rios and Dunn's River Falls), half-day and full-day tours, and sailing cruises (surcharges for all).

    The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

    • Golfing nearby 
    • Snorkeling nearby 
    • Rafting nearby 
    • Scuba diving nearby 
    • Free bicycles on site 
    • Fitness classes on site 
    • Volleyball on site 
    • Beach volleyball on site 

    Spa Services

    • Deep tissue massage 
    • Detoxification wrap 
    • Manicures and pedicures 
    • Body wraps 
    • Body scrubs 
    • Massages 
    • Body treatments 
    • Facial treatments 

    Hotel Policies


    Check-in time starts at 3 PM

    Special check-in instructions:

    Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


    Check-out time is noon

    Payment types

    Children and extra beds

    • This property welcomes adults only.
    • Rollaway/extra beds are available.


    • Pets not allowed

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

    Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

    Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Caters to adults only


    Optional extras

    The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
    • An in-room refrigerator is available for an additional fee
    • An in-room safe is available for an additional fee
    The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

    Hotel Name

    • Club Ambiance
    • Club Ambiance Adults Only
    • Club Ambiance Adults Only Runaway Bay
    • Club Ambiance All Inclusive
    • Club Ambiance All Inclusive Adults Only
    • Club Ambiance All Inclusive Adults Only Runaway Bay
    • Club Ambiance All Inclusive Adults Runaway Bay
    • Club Ambiance All Inclusive Adults
    • Club Ambiance Adults Runaway Bay
    • Club Ambiance Adults

    We should mention

    This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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