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The Jewel Runaway Bay

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Designed with all-inclusive family fun in mind, Jewel Runaway Bay Beach & Golf Resort is the only kid-friendly resort in the Jewel Resorts collection, offering all ages an experience that will excite. So whether you're bringing the kids or simply being a child at heart with your significant other, you'll never run out of ways to soak up the sights and sounds of the Caribbean Sea.

Location: Beachfront, an 80 minute drive from the airport and 30 minutes from Ocho Rios.

tripadvisor Traveler Reviews
  • amarshall301 : Washington DC, District of Columbia
10 Year Vow Renewal

Just renewed my vows here among family and friends. Everything was great! The staff took such great care of us. Our room came with an ocean view, plunge pool and concierge service. They did not disappoint! The food was great any the water park was a huge hit with the kids. Ok and the adults! My family is asking us to renew our vows again next year for our 11th, so that we can come back!! I also liked that the resort isn't too large. My Mom, who walks with a cane, was able to get around without assistance. The kids camp was awesome!! My 5 year old loved it and loved Ms. Stacy Ann!! She knew the kids in our family names after day one. Danika at the tour desk took great care of my group when we waited till the last minute to sign up for Dunns River Falls. She was great! The only bad thing about our trip was the rain! Though it didn't really stop us from having plenty to do. The kids played in the water park even in the rain. They called it a water party! Great place for a family vacay or wedding or in our case a vow renewal. Definitely going back. Just maybe not in May.

  • Carlton1206 : Leicestershire, United Kingdom
A Wedding & a 70th Birthday

What a place!!! A clean and tidy Hotel, extremely well kept grounds and a beautiful beach!! All that and a Waterpark!!👍🏾Plunge Pool Garden view - great for 2 Adults & 2 kidsGreat Food choices - maybe could do with a few more selections for 'fussy kids' 😂 But they never went hungry!! So thank you👏🏾Entertaining all day round!! Everyone loved the Complementary Catamaran Ride!! Amazing addition to an all inclusive Holiday!But, the Staff wow!! You all are truly what made our stay so memorable..Special thanks to:Egg Boy - you always started our day Sunny side up!Leon - thank you for being on the Grill.. Jerk Chicken Genius, you got my 10yr old daughter, loving the grill too✌🏾Peter - loved your rap👏🏾 look forward to seeing you doing it wearing the Santa Hat!! Thanks for keeping the kids safe in the Waterpark👍🏾Devon - 'The Sushi Sensei' aka 'My man from Japan'😂.. it was a real pleasure to have you prepare our dinner.. thank you for the Riddles too.. hope you remembered the ones the kids told you..Rhi-Rhi - Mia-Rose & Taylor loved spending time with you and can't wait to return.. (so we will)!! Thank you you truly made their holiday!Tinkerbell - sure 'Uncle Kenzie' will miss you too😂😂.. your smile brightens up the sunniest days✌🏾Rocoyah - Thank you so much for those cheese-less pizzas.. topped of my sons holiday.. he hasn't had pizza for so long.. thank youMicheal C - you surly made everyone feel safe on the beach and in the water.. great to have you and the guys looking out for everyonePretty Boy - such a gent and lovely to have you join the family for breakfast and have a good chat.. top guyPurple - the Host with the most.. you really Entertained on and off the stage! Thank youTrixi & Teeni.. you ladies won the Olympics.. hands down!! Yourselves & Purple singing 'Hallelujah'.. 👏🏾👏🏾👏🏾These are just a few 'Gems of the Jewel'

  • Lynda D :

We have just arrived back from our stay at The Jewel Runaway Bay. It was superb. The wedding day was for my daughter. Also it was her dad's 70th Birthday. 28 of us had an amazing experience. Yes we will return. The staff and entertainment crew were amazing. A big shout out to Purple, Popeye, Skeeterz, Sparkle, Tinkerbell, Rhi Rhi and all the others I've forgotten. Love you all xx

  • Brandy D : Cape Coral, Florida
Value is good-service decreased since our last stay

We were married at this resort 3 years ago and returned for our anniversary and a friend's wedding. The overall experience at the resort was disappointing compared to our last visit. I feel that the staff were not as attentive and available. We rented cabanas daily and at times we did not see any servers for 2-3 hours. We were also asked to leave the cabanas and pools for special events in which I don't recall that every happening to us last time. Between the two families for the wedding and our guests we brought, we had over 40 people and purchased atleast 3-4 cabanas a day. It seems that many locals now enjoy the resort which caused overcrowdedness and frankly, we were unable to enjoy the new waterpark at all. Safety was of concern as well. It appears the wedding packages have changed and many of the items we had available to us were not for the wedding party we came with. I felt bad that I recommended this resort for a wedding because of this. Regarding our room, we had booked a water view and when we asked to upgrade they obliged but gave us a plunge pool. Although appreciative as the room was bigger there was absolutely no view. The bathroom was constantly flooded from the shower. I had to continually ask for more towels to soak up the water overspill. The clear partial door, although aesthetically pleasing, is not practical as it was similar to a public restroom stall. Bathroom activity is usually found to be a private matter. Simple request, but a shelf in the shower would be appreciated also as we had to leave our toiletries on the floor--which was flooded. I don't know that I would use the free shuttle if we returned. It took almost two hours to get to the resort because of the 5-6 stops we had. Last time, we were taken directly to our resort. Spa services were enjoyable as always. Pizza and calzones were delicious as was the new Platinum restaurant. Night club should open earlier and/or immediately following evening entertainment at showtime.

  • Moorcroftgirl : Potters Bar, United Kingdom
Fabulous holiday

Really loved our week at Jewel Runaway bay. Hotel rooms are a bit tired but clean. We had a plunge pool room for 4. Food was nice and lots of choice, so good for our picky kids. Staff all very friendly and went out of their way to please.Any problems in room were sorted quickly. My kids enjoyed the water park and the cabanas around the pool. The cabanas had electric plug sockets, great for teenagers charging their phones.A very relaxing week, would definitely go back

Vacations packages include round-trip flights, accommodations, round-trip transfers (unless outlined below) to and from the hotel, and tourist cards (if required, unless outlined below).

If selecting an all-inclusive resort option, the package will also include the all-inclusive features as outlined by each resort.

Items not included:

  • Travel insurance (mandatory if traveling to Cuba)
  • Tourist cards ($10USD)if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing Airlines
  • Departure taxes ($20USD) if traveling to Dominican Republic with Sunwing or Signarture Vacations
  • Hotel transfers for packages with WestJet to USA (with exception to Honolulu)
  • Hotel transfers for packages to Europe
  • Items of a personal nature

  • All meals & snacks with a variety of dining options and settings
  • Room service for Continental Breakfast
  • Unlimited local & premium brand drinks
  • Wine with lunch & dinner
  • Snorkeling
  • Sailing
  • Kayaks
  • Windsurfing
  • Water-skiing
  • Volleyball
  • Basketball
  • Aerobics
  • Tennis day & night
  • Use of fitness centre
  • Daily activities
  • Nightly entertainment
  • 266 rooms
  • 1 buffet restaurant
  • 3 a la carte restaurants: Italian, Japanese, Grill
  • 4 bars including a pool bar, piano bar and 'Hurricane's' disco
  • 4 pools
  • Fitness centre
  • Spa (fee)
  • 3 Jacuzzis
  • 4 tennis courts (1 night-lit)
  • Indoor games room
  • Shopping
  • WiFi internet (fee)

Hotel Rooms include:

  • 1 king or 2 twin or 2 double bed
  • Air-conditioned
  • Satellite TV
  • CD player
  • In-room safe
  • Internet (fee)
  • Coffee maker
  • Iron & ironing board
  • Bathroom with tub and shower
  • Hairdryer
  • Balcony or patio
  • Maximum occupancy 2 adults

Deluxe Rooms include:

  • Same amenities as Standard Room but with preferred location
  • Maximum occupancy 3 adults

Early Booking Bonus - This hotel offers early booking bonuses at certain times of the year. If early booking bonuses apply to your vacation, prices shown online have already been adjusted accordingly. Please inquire for complete details.

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  • The Jewel Runaway Bay
    Runaway Bay,Jamaica

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Jewel Runaway Bay Beach & Golf Resort
Main Street North Coast Hwy, St. Ann, Runaway Bay Jamaica

Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only and limited visits may apply. Reservations required and dress code in effect for a la carte restaurants. Time restrictions may apply for water sports.

Child pricing may only be available with select tour operators and valid for select dates and durations. Child pricing rules are subject to change without notice. Please contact one of our vacation specialists if you require assistance with child pricing.

Photo identification and/or credit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply.

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

Hotels do not condone unruly behavior, parties in rooms, excessive noise or any other actions that violate the hotels terms of use. Guests may be removed from the property at their own expense in the event of any disturbance or complaint from other guests or hotel staff. cannot be held responsible for any guests who may be removed from the hotel due to a violation of rules. makes every effort to ensure that the information on this page is accurate, however, all information on this page is subject to change without notice. is not responsible for any changes, errors or omissions that may occur.