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Get an overview of this hotelCouples-only luxury all inclusive resort with its own private island


This all-inclusive Jamaican resort combines beach access with close proximity to the airport and Montego Bay’s many attractions. A dragon boat transports guests to the resort’s private island.

Hotel Features

A regal beachfront manor resort and exotic private island offer guests of Sandals Royal Caribbean & Private Island All Inclusive a wealth of experiences and adventures from which to choose.

Room Amenities

Accommodations range from beachfront suites with butler service to guestrooms with stunning views of the Caribbean Sea. Tropical gardens surround the pastel buildings located near the beach and pools.

Sandals Royal Caribbean & Private Island All Inclusive

Mahoe Bay Montego Bay Saint James 167

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

  • All buffet and à la carte meals, snacks, and beverages included
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room minibar (non-alcoholic beverages included)
  • Meals and beverages at companion properties

Activities and facilities/equipment

All onsite activities and use of facilities and equipment are included.

Water activities

  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Windsurfing

Land activities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball


  • Aerobics
  • Dancing


  • Onsite entertainment and activities
  • Access to onsite clubs
  • Onsite live performances
  • Theme parties

Other inclusions

  • Roundtrip airport transfers

Not included

  • Scuba-diving certification
  • Scuba-diving lessons
  • Tennis lessons
  • Offsite tours
  • Transportation to offsite activities

Hotel Amenities

Sandals Royal Caribbean & Private Island All Inclusive combines the grandeur of a noble Georgian-style great house surrounded by tropical gardens with an exotic private island accessible by a dragon boat. This Montego Bay resort offers 7 outdoor pools, 5 spa tubs, 8 restaurants, 5 full-service bars, and 24-hour room service. A complimentary airport shuttle transports guests to and from this all-inclusive beachfront retreat.

Guests can explore the clear waters of the Caribbean by kayaking, snorkeling, scuba diving, or sailing. Free roundtrip transfers to 2 neighboring Montego Bay resorts allow guests to expand their recreational and entertainment options during their stay at Sandals Royal Caribbean & Private Island All Inclusive.

  • Beach towels 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Sauna 
  • Free airport transportation 
  • Total number of rooms - 215 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Hair salon 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Tennis on site 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 5 
  • Wedding services 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Number of outdoor pools - 7 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • One meeting room 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Beach bar 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Conference center 
  • Number of restaurants - 8 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 717 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 65 
  • Beach umbrellas 
  • Beach cabanas (surcharge) 
  • Shopping on site 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 9 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Swim-up bar 
  • Free use of nearby fitness center 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

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

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Balcony or patio 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • LED TV 

Where to Eat

Royal Thai- Located on Sandals Island and accessed by dragon boat, this authentic Thai restaurant is housed in a palatial building with a crimson roof. Dinner served nightly. Dress code: Resort casual. Reservations required.

Bamboo Shack- Located on Sandals Island, this beachfront grill offers light fare for lunch served beneath shady almond trees. Dress code: Resort casual.

Bella Napoli Pizzeria - Fresh pizzas made to order. Outdoor dining. Dress code: Resort casual.

Le Jardinier - Fresh Mediterranean cuisine is prepared in an open kitchen and served beneath a vine canopy twisting between white columns at this intimate restaurant. Dinner reservations required. Dress code: Resort evening attire. Reservations required.

The Regency - Piano music greets guests as they enter through French doors to be seated indoors amidst gold-painted walls and royal purple ceilings or outdoors on an elegant seafront terrace for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Dress code: Resort casual.

Eleanor’s – Jamaican specialties served nightly under the stars. Dress code: Resort casual.

The Mariner Seaside Grill – Casual beachside bar and grill serving light fare on picnic tables or under palm umbrellas in the sand. Lunch and late night fare available. Dress code: Resort casual.

The Cricketers Pub - Authentic English-style pub serving traditional fare and ales. Open nightly for dinner. Dress code: Resort casual.


  • Nightly entertainment themes:
  • Monday – All White Night Fantasy Party & Chocolate Buffet
  • Tuesday – Island Romance
  • Wednesday – Show your Stuff Talent Show (Guest and Staff)
  • Thursday – Musically Yours
  • Friday – Boonoonoonoos Beach Party
  • Saturday – Reggae Fest (Mainland) & Island Pool Party
  • Sunday – Caribbean Night
  • Cocktail parties are held Monday, Wednesday, and Thursday.

    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).

    Arrayed along the beach, Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort & Private Island also has its own private offshore island accessible via dragon-boat shuttle. The island features a secluded beach and an outdoor pool and spa tub. Stone-and-concrete piers divide the resort's main beach into scalloped coves, where the water remains calm in most weather conditions.

    Canoes, kayaks, pedal boats, small sailboats, scuba gear, snorkeling gear, and windsurfers are available for guests. Basketball, croquet, horseshoes, shuffleboard, outdoor chess, volleyball, and tennis are additional activities. Both land and water aerobics classes are offered.

    The resort's fitness center includes treadmills, stair machines, stationary bikes, elliptical trainers, free weights, and other equipment. Saunas and steam rooms are also available.

    The nearest 18-hole championship golf course is Ironshore Golf & Country Club, a five-minute drive away (charges apply).

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

    • Kayaking on site 
    • Golfing nearby 
    • Ecotours nearby 
    • Safari nearby 
    • Sailing on site 
    • Scuba diving on site 
    • Snorkeling on site 
    • Tennis lessons on site 
    • Volleyball on site 
    • Windsurfing on site 
    • Fitness classes on site 
    • Basketball on site 
    • Beach volleyball on site 
    • Boat tours on site 
    • Ziplining nearby 

    Spa Services

    At the full-service Red Lane® Spa, traditional European treatments are infused with Caribbean flair. Tranquil treatments using natural botanical products include couples massages, body scrubs, lava shell massages, facials, and honey ginger body wraps. Services may be provided in the spa’s 6 treatment rooms with ocean and garden views or in an outdoor beachfront treatment area. A spa tub, sauna, and a tropical nail bar round out the full range of pampering spa services available to guests of Sandals Royal Caribbean & Private Island All Inclusive.

    • Facial treatments 
    • Body wraps 
    • Body scrubs 
    • Aromatherapy treatments 
    • Hydrotherapy treatments 
    • Sauna in spa 
    • Spa tub in spa 
    • Massages 
    • Number of treatment rooms 6 
    • Outdoor treatment areas 
    • Couples treatment rooms 
    • Massages on beach 
    • Manicures and pedicures 
    • Body treatments 


    To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

    • Accessible bathroom 
    • In-room accessibility 
    • Roll-in shower 

    Hotel Policies


    Special check-in instructions:

    Guests who book a room category with butler service included must contact this hotel in advance to provide their preferences. Contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.


    Check-out time is 11 AM

    Payment types

    Children and extra beds

    • Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.


    • Pets not allowed

    You need to know

    Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property 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

    Minimum guest age is 18

    24-hour check-in

    No rollaway/extra beds available

    No cribs (infant beds) available

    This hotel is exclusively for adult couples.

    Hotel Name

    • Sandals Royal Caribbean All Inclusive
    • Sandals Royal Caribbean Inclusive
    • Sandals Royal Caribbean Inclusive Resort All
    • Sandal Royal Caribbean
    • Sandals Royal Caribbean All Inclusive Montego Bay
    • Sandals Royal Caribbean Montego Bay
    • Sandals Royal Caribbean
    • Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort Jamaica
    • Sandals Royal Caribbean Hotel Montego Bay

    We should mention

    Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.

    Awards & Affiliations

    Green / Sustainable Property
    This property participates in EarthCheck, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

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