Royal Decameron Montego Beach

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Come experience the playful charm of the family-friendly Royal Decameron Montego Beach. Located on the famous Hip Strip of Montego Bay, this all-inclusive resort invites you to discover the experience of a lifetime. Located five minutes from Montego Bay International Airport and the commercial district, Royal Decameron Montego Beach is a beachfront property on white sandy beaches with crystal clear waters.

Royal Decameron Montego Beach guestrooms all feature ocean views, most from private balconies or terraces. Rooms are decorated in a clean, tropical style and contain a fully equipped bathroom, television, air-conditioning, iron with ironing board, hair dryer, and telephone.

The two restaurants offered at Royal Decameron Montego Beach range from traditional International dishes to more exotic flavors. PassaPassa Restaurant is located in the hotel lobby. Babba Roots offers a relaxing lounge atmosphere for evening cocktails. Souk Restaurant is an la carte restaurant serving Jamaican specialties with a fusion twist. At the Zion Bar, guests can enjoy all of their tropical favorites. The Pool Bar can be found on the boardwalk between the two pools and offers a fun atmosphere and a great place to take in some sun and look at the spectacular Caribbean Sea.

During the day, you can partake in different recreational activities including dance lessons, aerobics, and non-motorized watersports like kayaks, sailboats, and diving lessons in the pool. In the evenings, enjoy the shows and dance the night away at the disco.
Centrally located on Montego Bay`s "hip strip," just five minutes from the Montego Bay Airport on the northern coast of Jamaica. It is centrally located on a long, white sand beach close to the shopping and nightlife of Montego Bay

Local Phone: 876-952-4340
Toll Free Phone: 876-952-4340
Fax: 876-973-6439
Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Currency Exchange
Disco / Nightclub
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Meeting Rooms
Physician on Call
Shopping Mall Nearby
Number of Pools: 2
Outdoor Pools: 2     
Swim-up Bar
There are two large swimming pools.
Ironshore Half Moon
Ironshore is an 18-hole, Par 72 course noted for a challenging layout with a number of intriguing blind holes and a total of 6,633 yards. The Half Moon is an 18-hole, Par 72 course with 7,119 yards designed by Robert Trent Jones.
Holes: 18
Number of Courts: 2
Outdoor Courts: 2
Lighted Courts: 2
Pro Onsite
Water Sports on Site
Fishing: Additional Charge
Sunfish Sailing: Complimentary
Scuba: Additional Charge
Snorkeling: Complimentary
JetSki / Waverunner: Additional Charge
Wind Surf: Complimentary
Other Sports Available
Jogging Trail: Complimentary
Raquetball: Additional Charge
Health Club / Spa
Aerobics: Complimentary
Jacuzzi: Complimentary
Massage: Additional Charge
Sauna: Additional Charge
Royal Decameron is an All-Inclusive 4-story waterfront resort with a contemporary style of architecture and 134 air-conditioned rooms, each with a balcony or patio. This is the only hotel property on Gloucester Ave with its own private beach. Hotel features include unlimited domestic drinks, two restaurants, a snack bar, two bars, nightly entertainment, a karaoke bar, two swimming pools, two tennis courts, daily activities program, non- motorized water sports and scuba lessons in the pool. Beach: The beach is split into two sections, one for water sports and the other for beach activities. Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 12:00 noon
Total Rooms: 134
Year Opened: 0 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, Discover, American Express, Keycard
Standard - Ocean view (*Iron/Ironing Boards are available upon request)
1 King Bed or 2 Double Beds Other Amenities -
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Available
Balcony or Terrace
Hair Dryer
Radio Alarm Clock
Royal Decameron Montego Beach features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips
There are 3 Restaurants at Royal Decameron Montego Beach:
Beach Grill - Snack foods (12:00pm to 5:00pm & 11:00pm to 1:00am)
Souk - A la carte restaurant featuring Jamaican fusion cuisine.
Passa Passa - Buffet restaurant serving breakfast (7:00am to 10:30am), lunch (12:00pm to 2:30pm) and dinner (7:00pm to 10:00 pm).
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Aerobics, table games, volleyball, shuffle board, etc.
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Live music, nightly shows, karaoke, guest participation.

Applicable Ages: 4 to 11 years old

Apple Vacations Customer Satisfaction Score
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296 Recommend
296 past Apple Vacationers would recommend Royal Decameron Montego Beach to their friends and family

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Apple Vacations Traveller Reviews
Awesome place to stay!
Aug 09 2016
Great place on the beach! Would love to stay again!
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Beautiful hotel
Mar 27 2016
The only con about this hotel was the bugs in the room. I saw about 5 total, but the staff came right always to kill the bugs for me! The entertainment staff was amazing!
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A few suggestions and comments on a great experience!
Feb 16 2016
It would be appreciated if the 'no smoking' signs were enforced. Loved the resort and staff were over the top nice to us, every person we made contact with was great. Wish the pool and hot tub would have the option to be open later. I don't want to use the hot tub in the day time but it was closed at night when it was cool enough to get in! I would highly recommend this resort and look forward to coming back.
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Thoroughly enjoyed!
Nov 11 2015
Everything is fabulous when you go somewhere that is familiar, you are treated with kindness and everyone works to make your stay wonderful! The staff is friendly and take care of everyting. The resort is clean, comfortable, not too big to get lost or overwhelmed. Having to pay for wifi would be my only critique!
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Good not great!
Nov 01 2015
I loved a lot of things about this hotel! Service and food left something to be desired. The people were nice and friendly. Entertainment was great! Hotel was clean and beaches were lovely. Excursions were easy to schedule. Room was cleaned well each day. Getting beach towels and renting snorkel gear was irritating as you had to have a card or some such nonsense. Could only get snorkel gear 30 minutes at a time... Weird... Overall the good definitely outweighed the bad. I had a great time and drank the best strawberry daiquiri I've ever had. Lifeguards were very friendly and enjoyable to talk to. Wait staff was always on top of things and were very friendly.
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Our favorite
May 14 2014
We have stayed at this hotel several times while in Jamaica. It is our favorite. Small enough you don't have crowds to deal with and every room has a beautiful view of the ocean. The staff is always very courteous and the hotel is maintained very well. This is one of the oldest resorts on the island and is so close to the airport it takes just minutes to get their upon landing. Always greeted with a smile and a drink. Would recommend this to any one wanting a quiet, restful vacation.
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Jamaica Stay
Mar 16 2014
Hotel needs new beds and pillows. Pillows are hard as rocks. Food is good, had to wait additional time for restaurants to open.
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Nov 19 2013
The place, people, and amenities are always consistent. You can depend on the service, the food, and the friendly nature of the staff.
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Great hotel for the price, we would go back in a heartbeat.
Oct 18 2013
If you are looking for a great place to relax, this is it. If you are looking to do it in the lap of luxury it isn't. Don't get me wrong, it was nice and the service and food were great, but it was not five star. We loved that it was a five minute ride from the airport. The public areas were nicer than the rooms, but everything was slightly dated. The beds and pillows left a lot to be desired but the air conditioner was great. The bartenders and entertainment staff were super friendly and always willing to help. Drinks were local well brands and Red Stripe beer. other guests were laid back and just looking for a good time, not trying to impress. Make reservations every morning for the Jamaican fusion restaurant for dinner. It is awesome and the way to go for dinner, especially the steak and mashed potatoes. The buffet was great for breakfast, made to order omelets, waffles, and French toast and much more. Lunch was good, and dinner was ok. The snack bar was very good, but I wish the hours were longer. The bread everywhere was wonderful. The pools were small, but there was always more than enough chairs to go around. Same for the beach, no fighting over chairs like at some other all inclusives I've been to. It's nice that the hotel is on the hip strip, but if you go out be prepared to be hounded right away and for the entire time. They have nightly buses to and from Margaritaville and Pier One if that's your thing. Looking forward to going back.
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Good service overall...
Sep 11 2013
I talk to the Apple Vacations rep at the hotel every time I go to Royal Decameron, but I never get the information under my door the day before, for shuttle pick-up time to return to the airport. And, the shuttle never comes, so we have to get the concierge at the hotel to call a taxi to take us to the airport.
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Awesome Vacation
Jul 31 2013
From the moment we arrived the customer service was OUTSTANDING!. We were very pleased with the facilities, the staff, the island on a whole. It was the best vacation I ever had and we are already planning our next trip to the same place. We were a little apprehensive given some horror stories we had heard, but were very pleased when we arrived!
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TripAdvisor Traveller Reviews
Awesome vacation!!
Nancy J, Bridgewater, Canada
Wed Mar 14 12:23:45 EDT 2018
We went to the Royal Decameron Montego Bay on Mar 3rd, 2018. Very nice, small resort. Excellent food and amazing staff. Very friendly. Nightly entertainment and good drinks.. Daily entertainment as well. Look for our new friend Big Al...he'll definitely keep you entertained!!!!! Walking distance to the hip strip and margaritaville! 👍👍👍👍

Second Time Staying, Third Time Soon We Are Sure
Rob O,
Tue Mar 13 08:12:35 EDT 2018
This resort is in a perfect location for those that have traveled Jamaica frequently as my wife and I have. Literally 5 mins from the airport. Check in was hassle free and speedy. A safe , Refrigerator or WiFi are at extra cost but no big deal.We stayed in room 32 , in the Sunset Building.The room was great , the bathroom was a bit small , but the overall room size was more than satisfactory. We had a small drip from the air conditioner and showering was an adventure at times ( Perfect , Cold , Cold , Aww Perfect , AWW Cold lol) but no biggie. Beautiful view from the balcony as I believe is the case in every room at this resort.I am an early riser so I had first choice of seating at the beach , even if I was a late riser there would have been no problem finding a beautiful spot at the beach.For those who like to snorkel it is right here. The food at the Buffet was above average and with a good variety.My favorite perk was the Red Stripe on tap at the Beach Grill :) I myself like to be self-sufficient and wait on myself , for those that want to be served , the Bar Staff are friendly but on Jamaican time even when not overly busy. Now for the Staff . Top Notch is all I can say. Each and every one go out of their way to help you make the most of your vacation. Personal thanks go to Tajay , Al , Clive and Dave. Being poked in the ribs for archery is a great motivation to get up and have some fun ( Thanks for that TaJay ) Overall this is still one of my favorite resorts and the wife and I will defiantly stay again , maybe not next year , but we would miss our Decameron Family Too much not to return soon .

Second Time!
MaeOntario, Ontario
Wed Mar 07 10:27:19 EST 2018
I have never gone to the same resort twice but I fell in love with this resort. It is dated but very clean. The food is really good and what makes it great is the staff! They are so friendly and helpful. The ride from the airport is literally 5 minutes! Perfect location, perfect accommodations and perfect staff. I believe that 80 or 90% of the rooms have ocean view. It is very safe. We will be returning again next year!

Fun place, great location
Ian H, Bright's Grove
Tue Mar 06 05:06:56 EST 2018
The location of this resort is excellent. Close to the airport, the hip strip, and a great view of the cruise ships entering and leaving Montego bay. The rooms at Cornwall Beach are new, spacious and comfortable. Each has a balcony overlooking the pool and the Bay. There are only 2 a la carte restaurants which were quite good but the buffet offered a good variety of Jamaican and North American dishes. The entertainment staff were excellent. A special thank you to Rio, Stacy and Romaine, you guys know how to make sure everyone is having a great time! Thank you to the bartenders Deandra and Antoinette who were always ready to make us something special and to Shamala at the coffee bar, who started our day with a smile and a great Cappuccino. You all made our vacation so much fun!

great location
Nancy J, Strathroy, Canada
Tue Mar 06 04:08:13 EST 2018
The view from our room was amazing, we stayed in room 221. the people are very friendly they will help you in any way they can. the food was good lots of flavor, always lots of selections, the soups were amazing. the a la carte was good, we went twice ordered the pasta twice and it was totally different the second time. the jerk chicken was amazing. the snack bar was great for a late night snack. The location and the views make this place. We went out to margaritaville one afternoon it was a great place to spend the day, the waterslide, the nachos's and the drinks were fantastic!!

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