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Top Rated Jamaica Hotels

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

The Spanish Court Hotel
The Spanish Court Hotel
4.5 out of 5.0 1 St Lucia Avenue, Kingston, Saint Andrew
Free Cancellation
$159
4.6/5 (70 reviews)

Love this property. The only place I stay in Kingston

Reviewed on Apr 23, 2019
Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort & Spa – All Inclusive
Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort & Spa – All Inclusive
4.5 out of 5.0 Rose Hall, St James, Montego Bay
$357
4.4/5 (23 reviews)

Everything the service the food room the staff very friendly the water on beach 🏖 and place very clean

Reviewed on May 10, 2019
Moon Palace Jamaica – All Inclusive
Moon Palace Jamaica – All Inclusive
5.0 out of 5.0 Main Street, Ocho Rios, Saint Ann
$782
4.3/5 (23 reviews)

Basic rooms with odd layout for family room. Not what we expected.

Reviewed on Aug 19, 2018
Deja Resort - All Inclusive
Deja Resort - All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5.0 92 Gloucester Avenue, Montego Bay, Saint James
Free Cancellation
$196
4.1/5 (71 reviews)

I loved everything And everyone was so nice there was so much food and the service was amazing I definitely will be coming back

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2019
Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa All Inclusive
Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton Resort & Spa All Inclusive
4.5 out of 5.0 The Point, Lucea, Hanover
Free Cancellation
$386
3.8/5 (259 reviews)

Lots of room and anything you wanted to do was quick and easy.

Reviewed on May 4, 2019
Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica - All Inclusive
Grand Bahia Principe Jamaica - All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5.0 Salt Coppers Villa, Runaway Bay, Saint Ann
$349
3.8/5 (598 reviews)

The rooms are very clean and spacious. Lots of beach area in various locations, nice chairs and a lot of shade umbrellas. The pool was very big as well and plenty of spots/chairs. I liked that the kids area/water park had its own separate location. The app makes it convenient to make dinner reservations. ...

Reviewed on Apr 28, 2019

Cheap Jamaica Hotels

Estimated price for 1 night/2 adults

Deja Resort - All Inclusive
Deja Resort - All Inclusive
3.5 out of 5.0 92 Gloucester Avenue, Montego Bay, Saint James
Free Cancellation
$196
4.1/5 (71 reviews)

I loved everything And everyone was so nice there was so much food and the service was amazing I definitely will be coming back

Reviewed on Apr 27, 2019
BudgetDiningRecreation
Travellers Beach Resort
Travellers Beach Resort
3.5 out of 5.0 Norman Manley Boulevard, PO Box 2575, Negril, Westmoreland
Free Cancellation
$53
3.9/5 (70 reviews)

Very nice staff and amenities. Beautiful beach view!

Reviewed on Apr 21, 2019
BudgetDiningBeach
Toby's Resort
Toby's Resort
2.0 out of 5.0 1 Kent Avenue, Montego Bay, Saint James
Free Cancellation
$78
3.9/5 (35 reviews)

Loved everything about Toby's, the staff, the rooms, the price, the secured parking, location.

Reviewed on May 3, 2019
BudgetAir ConditioningDining

Introduction to Jamaica

Your Jamaica vacation

Jamaica is a wake-up call to the rest of the world, a constant reminder to pause, enjoy and indulge. Jamaicans' sense of irie is palpable in the swaying reggae beats, the spicy curried goat and the rushing waters of Dunn's River Falls. Along those rustic beaches – as native son Bob Marley sang – don't worry 'bout a thing.

While your excitement mounts for your upcoming Jamaica vacation, let Orbitz help you with the planning. We'll share our top 10 attractions, the best time to go and insider tips.

Best time to take a trip to Jamaica

Jamaicans enjoy tropical temperatures year-round, but May, October and November are rainier months, and some portions of the country are stormier than others. Hurricane season runs from June to November, so keep abreast of forecasts in advance.

If budget is a factor, plan your visit from May to November, when hotel rooms are generally cheaper. Holidays such as Christmas, Easter, and spring break come with higher prices.

Things to do in Jamaica

Rick's Cafe

Even after multiple hurricanes destroyed the gathering spot entirely, locals maintained their sunny outlook and vowed to rebuild. The current structure is a testament to the Jamaican spirit, where the locals gather religiously for cocktails and sunsets. And the food -- like the famous broiled lobster -- is fresh and positively Jamaican. Watch fellow patrons dive off a 35-foot platform into the Caribbean. Like reggae, it's a longstanding tradition.

Dunn's River Falls

Standing on the slippery rocks of Dunn's River Falls, you'll see waters spill into the Caribbean Sea -- the same spot where the English and Spanish battled in 1657. This major Jamaican attraction doubles as a prime photo op. Just walking through the thunderous, ice-cold blasts is a feat to be shared, especially with a travel companion.

Bob Marley Museum

Bob Marley is to Jamaica what Elvis is to America: In Kingston, his former home and studio is a shrine to reggae – complete with Rastafarian murals and a movie depicting his life. Walls detail his rise to fame, while a cafe and juice bar dish up tropical eats and drinks with flair. Bring back a piece of Bob's legacy, whether that's a trinket, t-shirt or CD at the gift shop.

Kingston

If you like your cities rough and tumble, make a pilgrimage to Kingston, Jamaica's capital and the epicenter of reggae. Urban, open-minded travelers are in for the country at its most colorful, from shantytowns to sizzling nightlife. But keep your wits about you when sampling cultural hangouts, including tourist destinations like the Bob Marley Museum.

Negril

This Jamaican beach town is the go-to oasis for topless beaches and adults-only resorts. Luxurious, all-inclusive properties on the north set the scene for romance, while smaller, boutique-style properties on the West End epitomize Jamaican irie. Savor the jagged cliffs and Seven Mile Beach, a former hippie haunt and one to capture on your digital camera.

Long Bay Beach

When the sun rises and the breezes kick in, beachcombers flock here to seize the low-key lifestyle that Jamaicans are known for. The arc-shaped beach fronts aquamarine waters, where canoers and surfers ride foamy crests. Landlubbers explore the turf for artisan-made crafts, herbal medicines and that perfect poison: the local rum.

Montego Bay

Montego Bay, the second largest city in Jamaica, welcomes a steady stream of honeymooners and beach via the country's busiest airport. With low-lying mountains and picturesque beaches, the area is dotted with all-inclusive properties, authentic eateries and some of the best rum ever to cross your lips. Speaking of spirits, explore the Appleton Estate, an age-old rum distillery that gifts every visitor with a free bottle.

Runaway Bay

A popular spot for honeymooners and fans of all-inclusive vacations, Runaway Bay is ideal for travelers who plan not to stray far from their resort. Well-rounded properties such as Gran Bahia and Breezes sport impeccable pools and kid's clubs. Offsite, guests find familiar Jamaican themes like casual eateries serving curried goat and Jerk chicken, and open-air bars playing live reggae.

Ocho Rios

As a large port of call and hotel destination, Ocho Rios is ever the busy host. The one-time fishing village in the parish of St. Ann now bustles with cruise goers and street vendors. Stick to the beachfront strip, where palm trees and water sports keep the focus on R&R. Fun fact: Ian Fleming, the man behind James Bond, took up residence near Ocho Rios in an estate he named Goldeneye.

Insider tips for Jamaica travel

Dunn's River Falls tip

If you're planning a pilgrimage to Dunn's River Falls, make sure you pack the proper gear: extra clothes and water shoes with good grips.

Family-friendly resort

Go ahead—bring the kids. At Franklyn D Resort & Spa in Montego Bay, every family gets a nanny.

Swim-out suites

Turn up the heat on your couples' vacation. The swim-out suites at Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay allow sweethearts to wade in the privacy of their own room-side pool.

Coffee

Before the end of your trip, pick up a bag of coffee at the Mavis Bank Coffee Factory. Its Blue Mountain beans are some of the most robust you've ever tasted.

Plantation tour

Relive 17th-century Jamaica on a working plantation. Prospect Plantation offers open-air jitney tours through 1,000 acres blossoming with coconuts, bananas, cassava, coffee plants and sugar cane. You can even feed the ostriches and pet the camels.

*Savings based on all package bookings with Flight + Hotel made on Orbitz.com from January 1, 2018 to December 31, 2018 as compared to the price of the same components booked separately. Savings will vary based on origin/destination, length of trip, stay dates and selected travel supplier(s). Savings not available on all packages.

* Prices reflect the lowest "base rate" found over the next 30 days. Rates are subject to change and may not include taxes and fees, hotel service charges, extra person charges, or incidentals, such as room service. All rates are displayed in USD unless otherwise noted. Converted rates are provided for your convenience. They are based on today's exchange rate, but the hotel will charge you in the local currency.