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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.
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.
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.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us! Opens in a new window.
Sandals Royal Caribbean & Private Island All Inclusive
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.
- Fitness facilities
- Onsite entertainment and activities
- Access to onsite clubs
- Onsite live performances
- Theme parties
- Roundtrip airport transfers
- Scuba-diving certification
- Scuba-diving lessons
- Tennis lessons
- Offsite tours
- Transportation to offsite activities
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.
- Free use of nearby fitness center
- Beach bar
- Number of outdoor pools - 7
- Number of bars/lounges - 5
- Free airport transportation
- Full-service spa
- 24-hour front desk
- Poolside bar
- Beach umbrellas
- Swim-up bar
- Spa treatment room(s)
- Free breakfast
- Billiards or pool table
- Beach cabanas (surcharge)
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Coffee shop or café
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Free wired Internet
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Conference space size (meters) - 65
- Spa services on site
- Hair salon
- Number of restaurants - 8
- Concierge services
- Conference space size (feet) - 717
- Gift shops or newsstand
- Conference center
- Shopping on site
- Beach towels
- Total number of rooms - 215
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- One meeting room
- Number of floors - 3
- Wedding services
- Number of buildings/towers - 9
- Tennis on site
- Multilingual staff
- Free newspapers in lobby
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
- Premium TV channels
- Premium bedding
- Balcony or patio
- Ceiling fan
- Air conditioning
- Coffee/tea maker
- Free bottled water
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Daily housekeeping
- Cable TV service
- Free WiFi
- In-room safe (laptop compatible)
- 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.
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.
- Snorkeling on site
- Safari nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Tennis lessons on site
- Volleyball on site
- Beach volleyball on site
- Kayaking on site
- Windsurfing on site
- Ziplining nearby
- Ecotours nearby
- Sailing on site
- Fitness classes on site
- Boat tours on site
- Basketball on site
- Scuba diving on site
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.
- Number of treatment rooms 6
- Outdoor treatment areas
- Couples treatment rooms
- Massages on beach
- Manicures and pedicures
- Body wraps
- Body treatments
- Facial treatments
- Body scrubs
- Aromatherapy treatments
- Hydrotherapy treatments
- Sauna in spa
- Spa tub in spa
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 11 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children 18 and younger are not allowed at this adults-only property. All guests older than 18 are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
- Cribs (infant beds) are not available.
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
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We should mention
Guests under 18 years old are not permitted at this adults-only property.
Awards & Affiliations
Catamaran Cruise for 2
Book a 7-night minimum stay in any room or rate category for travel now - December 26, 2018, and receive a complimentary Catamaran Cruise for 2 adults (once per stay).
Applicable for new bookings only. The cruise reservation must be made at the Resort. Cruise is only redeemable at an Island Routes Tour Desk and the tour must be taken during your qualifying stay. Free Catamaran Cruise is based on availability and suitable weather conditions. All excursion changes or cancellations are at the discretion of Island Routes Caribbean Adventures. Free Catamaran cruise is not redeemable for cash towards the balance of any bookings, cannot be used for any applicable tax, service charge, or gratuity, and has no cash value. Blackout dates: December 27-31, 2017; December 27-31, 2018. Other restrictions apply.