Half Moon is a family-run business which has been going strong for 60 years – and wowing guests for just as long. Situated in St James’ parish on the northern coastline of Jamaica, this luxury getaway is fronted by two powder-soft miles of private beach and offers an excellent selection of accommodation, ranging from guest rooms to villas. It is also home to some truly outstanding leisure facilities, such as an 18-hole championship golf course, an equestrian centre and thirteen tennis courts. An idyllic honeymoon destination, Half Moon affords couples plenty of opportunity for romance, relaxation and adventure and is sure to provide you with many incredible memories of your exotic Jamaican honeymoon.
Honeymoon resort information
Deluxe Oceanfront Rooms
Oceanfront Hibiscus SuitesThe stunning oceanfront Hibiscus Suites are perfect for honeymooners and couples, as they are spacious, bright and airy and also afford you with stunning sea views. They comprise large bedrooms and living areas with sleek modern bathrooms. Those on the ground floor have a patio which gives you easy access to islet beach areas while upper floor suites boast deep balconies where you can stand and gaze out over the water.
Royal SuitePositioned in the secluded lush gardens with a private pool in the West Cottage, the Royal Suites are perfect for honeymooners looking to escape with the luxury of spacious living. When staying in the Royal suite you will have amazing views of the Sunset Beach and small islet beaches as well as having two swimming pools for exclusive use.
Imperial SuiteTheres unique Suites are the largest accommodation choices at Half Moon Resort, furnished with elegant interiors in a stylish fashion. Each room is designed with an added personal touch, from colour palettes to framed wall artwork. Spend your honeymoon with opulent living and amazing sea views from the terrace or balcony. Make use of exclusive use of the swimming pools at Half Moon Resort.
Meanwhile, keen golfers will want to spend many happy hours teeing off at the resort’s 18-hole championship golf course, recently dubbed Jamaica’s Best Golf Resort and built on the site of a 400-year-old estate. You also benefit from easy access to the Cinnamon Hill and White Witch courses, which are situated nearby. Half Moon also offers an array of other fun-filled activities to try. Saddle up at the Equestrian Centre for an unforgettable ride on the beach, head to Dolphin Lagoon for an incredible experience getting up close and personal with these beautiful sea mammals, and take advantage of the plethora of beach and water activities on offer, which range from snorkelling, diving and windsurfing to banana boat rides, wakeboarding and glass bottom boat tours.
The outstanding Sugar Mill restaurant, arguably Jamaica’s finest eatery, stands on an evocative historic site and is the perfect place to savour a romantic meal under the stars, inhaling the warm spice-laden air and listening to the soothing sound of the massive millwheel slowly turning. The menu is an innovative blend of Caribbean, Asian, African and European influences and is guaranteed to tantalize your taste buds. The restaurant also boasts a well-stocked wine cellar and the expert sommelier will be happy to help you choose the right vintage to complement your meal.
For delectable breakfasts, lunches and dinners, head to Seagrape Terrace, named for the seagrape trees among which it nestles. This al fresco dining venue allows you to gaze out over Sunset Beach and the sparkling sea and enjoy the refreshing Caribbean breezes while you tuck into your delicious meal.
If you are in the mood for more casual dining why not feast on the mouth-watering Beach Barbecue which is served up on the sands every Friday evening (and Mondays, during the winter season). Select your meal from various hot pots and grill stations then settle down to enjoy the food and the live entertainment provided by local performers.
For sundowners and pre-dinner cocktails, perhaps followed later by a nightcap, head to one of the resort’s excellent bars such as Lester’s Bar just off the main lobby, or the Cedar Bar which boasts spectacular sunset views and live music provided by a mento band.