HALF MOON, A ROCKRESORT
Half Moon, A RockResort is one of the finest resorts in the world. With its 400 beautifully manicured acres, 398 unique accommodations, numerous recreational facilities, shopping village, varied cuisine, and a conference center, Half Moon is a destination in itself.
Winner of numerous awards for excellence Half Moon offers the highest standards throughout the resort. t is noteworthy that Half Moon, A RockResort has been awarded four diamonds by AAA for over 30 consecutive years – the only resort in the Caribbean to have earned such an achievement.
In addition, Half Moon is the leader in the Caribbean in ecological projects and is the first hotel to be inducted into the Caribbean Hotel Association’s Green Hotel Hall of Fame. Its preservation program includes recycling, waste management, composting and energy conservation. The resort also maintains a 20-acre nature reserve and along with a vibrant herb and vegetable garden as well as an array of fruit trees.
Situated in Rose Hall, Jamaica, on 400 spectacular acres with 2 miles of private white-sand beach, Half Moon is a full-service luxury resort offering the ideal spot for an unforgettable island getaway.
Half Moon is a 400-acre luxury resort located on Jamaica’s North Coast. The 56-year-old resort features two miles of private, white-sand beach with 197 spacious rooms and suites. Additionally, the AAA Four-Diamond resort offers 33 expansive four-, five-, six- and seven-bedroom villas all with private pools and personal staff of butler, cook and housekeeper. In addition to spacious accommodations, Half Moon, A RockResort also offers guests a wide variety of amenities and activities including the multi-award winning Fern Tree, A RockResorts Spa®, a Robert Trent Jones Sr.-designed 18-hole golf course, Half Moon Golf Academy, Spinning® studio, 13 lit tennis courts, equestrian centre, fitness centre, 54 swimming pools, a teen activity centre, the colourful Anancy Children’s Village, water sports, dolphin lagoon, shopping village, including 24-hour medical centre and more.
Accommodations at Half Moon have an air of elegant informality with a blend of native island style. Furnishings are Queen Anne and Chippendale reproductions, made at the resort by local craftsmen in Jamaican Mahogany and highlighted by coordinated prints. The plantation-style buildings lend a cool, crisp touch to the lush green of the lawns and tropical gardens.
Guests choose accommodations from 33 four – to seven-bedroom villas, 25 Superior Rooms, eight Deluxe Rooms, 15 Junior Suites, nine Deluxe Suites, 55 Royal Suites and 11 Imperial Suites. With the Hibiscus Wing, guests can also choose from 68 beachfront one and two bedroom suites as well as six Spa Suites.
Thirty-two five, six and seven bedroom Royal Villas are situated along picturesque Sunrise Beach, amid lush tropical gardens. Combining the comforts of home with the personalized service of an exclusive resort, each villa is staffed with a cook, housekeeper and butler. All are decorated with cool tropical colors and offer either view of the Caribbean Sea or well-manicured gardens. Each room has its own bath, shares a living room, and some offer a spacious central library. Villa guests have the use of all resort facilities and each villa has its own swimming pool.
The beachfront Royal Suites, offering the ultimate in pampered resort living, are enclosed within the Royal Court complex, which contains two large private swimming pools. Each of the spacious suites in the elegant Georgian-Colonial-style building comprises an entrance hall, large living room with terrace, and bedroom.
Some Imperial and Royal suites are in charming cottages along the western beachfront, some with its own swimming pool. Junior and deluxe suites as well as the superior and deluxe rooms can be found along the crescent-shaped beach. All accommodations include cable TV, mini-bar, air-conditioning, telephone, in-room safe, balconies or patios, hair dryer, and an ocean and / or garden view.
The Hibiscus suites, offering one and two bedroom suites, are outfitted with a contemporary plantation-style theme and furnishings and feature large verandahs and balconies, data port internet access, electronic safe and other signature Half Moon amenities.
Half Moon, A RockResort also features six signature beachfront spa suites, the very first of its kind in the Caribbean. Each state-of-the-art suite has added amenities that provide for in-room treatments, such as yoga, which further extends Fern Tree’s wellness experience into guests’ accommodations.
RESTAURANTS & BARS
Three restaurants – the Seagrape Terrace, Sugar Mill and Il Giardino – are available for fine dining as well as an additional restaurant in the shopping center. For a more informal setting, the La Baguette restaurant is located poolside at the Oleander Terrace. Additional dining options include the casual Prince of Wales, an English-style pub.
Fern Tree, A RockResorts Spa® is 68,000 square foot indoor/outdoor sanctuary for the mind and body. A natural paradise and nurturing refuge with services, treatments and facilities that harness healing powers unique to the Caribbean. Drawing from the local lush landscape and centuries-old healing traditions as inspiration, the spa melds modern-day techniques with Jamaica’s ancient healing remedies of native herbs, fruits and botanicals. Fern Tree also houses a relaxation lounge, yoga pavilion, hydrotherapy swimming pool, sculpture garden and several water features. As part of the Fern Tree complex, Half Moon, A RockResort also features six signature beachfront spa suites, the very first of its kind in the Caribbean. Each state-of-the-art suite has added amenities that provide for in-room treatments, such as yoga, which further extends Fern Tree’s wellness experience into guests’ accommodations.