Half Moon

The quintessential Caribbean resort, Half Moon is the kind of dreamy, family-friendly island paradise that has guests returning year after year. A destination unto itself, Half Moon’s 400 manicured acres and two miles of private, white-sand beachfront allow for 153 rooms and suites, as well as 27 expansive villas, perfect for groups and families. Plus, there’s a championship golf course, golf academy, Fern Tree Spa, equestrian center, tennis, teen activity center and Anancy Children’s Village.

Half Moon is set on 400 acres of manicured grounds with two miles of beachfront in Montego Bay on Jamaica’s north coast. The resort is a 10-minute drive from Montego Bay’s Sangster International Airport, which offers daily flights from most gateway cities in North America as well as the UK and Europe.

The accommodations at Half Moon have been designed with comfort and privacy in mind. With an abundance of space for comfort and relaxation, they have either patios or balconies, allowing guests to enjoy the peaceful views of gardens, pools and the sea from which a sweet and gentle breeze blows constantly across the resort. Rooms and suites are near to the sea, and within walking distance (or a short bike ride) to all the resort’s facilities.

Villas are an excellent choice for families or groups, offering private pools and the ambiance of a private home with the perks of the resort. Villas are self-catering and staffed with a cook, butler and housekeeper. Choose from five, Five-Bedroom villas; 13, Six-Bedroom villas; and eight, Seven-Bedroom villas.

Savor freshness, organic and seasonal ingredients at a wide selection of restaurants, bars, and lounges including Sugar Mill, regarded as Jamaica’s best restaurant.

Fern Tree Spa is a lush natural oasis dotted with fragrant fruit trees. Enjoy indulgent privacy in the tranquil tropical gardens and for absolute relaxation choose an overwater bungalow. Facilities include steam room, sauna, yoga pavilion, relaxation lounge, tea room, meditation labyrinth, twelve treatment rooms, full-service salon and more. Fitness Center features state-of-the-art equipment and classes for yoga, Pilates, or spinning. Half Moon offers wide range of yoga classes including detox, restorative, traditional Hatha yoga, Iyengar, Vinyasa Flow, and Five Rites.

With two miles of beachfront, Half Moon has one of the most extensive water sports programs in the Caribbean. Waterskiing, snorkeling, scuba diving, paddle boat, kayaking, sailing, windsurfing, banana boat rides, parasailing, glass-bottom boat, lilos, aqua view board, deep-sea fishing are some of the activities to choose from. Land Sports include tennis with 11 lit tennis courts, squash, beach volleyball, soccer, croquet, bocce ball, giant chess, table tennis, cycling, basketball and shuffleboard are among the wide range of sports offered at Half Moon. Guests can explore the property of 400 acres by walking or cycling.

Half Moon’s 18-hole golf course is acclaimed by industry experts and amateur golfers alike. The 7,119 yard, par 72 championship golf course was designed by the legendary Robert Trent Jones Sr. and modernized by Roger Rulewich, creating a masterpiece of beauty and game-raising challenges. The 19th Hole Bar is a must, where golfers can recap the hole-in-one that they just missed. Just minutes away from Half Moon’s golf course are the White Witch and Cinnamon Hill golf courses, making Half Moon a golf destination.

Inspired by Jamaican folklore, the Anancy Children’s Village is where children aged three-to-twelve can learn, play, discover and make friends, supervised by internationally certified child-care givers. The Resort activities include karaoke, disco and movie nights, tennis tournaments, and more.

Half Moon
Tel: 1-800-626-0592
Website: www.halfmoon.com