We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Sandals Royal Plantation

Travellers' Choice award winner
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Sandals Royal Plantation
Sandals Royal Plantation
Panoramas (15)
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

2,419 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 2,368: English reviews
Start your review of Sandals Royal Plantation
 Click to rate
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Rooms are dated but clean & comfortable with incredible views from East wing this trip Day begins with breakfast and warm greetings from Michael and entire staff-Food very good & plentiful. Lunch & Dinner were also very delicious & fun thanks to our friends Big Michael,Romeo,Jerome,Larkland,Huisane,Latoya,Kimberlee,Clayton & Especially Adrian (you will make an Excellent Butler) Tevin & Akeem keep things...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
1Thank funtimes52
Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We first visited Royal Plantation for our 25th anniversary, and we've been to other great resorts, but something just keeps luring us back here. This was our sixth visit and it was perhaps even better than before. We love the incredible staff, the "come back home" feeling, the friendly vibe and the serenity. If we want a little more action,...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank TheDavids2017
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our fifth visit was the best yet. The staff still make this an excellent choice. Sean and Gladstone provide exceptional service. Clean, Daniello and Andrew keep the beach drinks flowing. Michael the birthday boy, Larkland, Natalia Bryan all fantastic. Special shout out to soon to be certified a Lifeguard Devon he is a strong asset to the RP. It is...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank Cranesrooster
Miami, Florida
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our butlers, Audell & Chad, were excellent. We loved the room, the location, the amenities & especially the staff. We have been going to this hotel since 1982 and this is the first time we have disliked the food. The ribeye was literally inedible. We could not cut into it. The filet was the same but for the fatty edge....

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Lscuneo
Claxton
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our experience was incredible! Our butlers Kadesha and Robert were phenomenal and made our vacation that much more enjoyable! Robert always said "of you are good then we are good" and that they were!! We will be back very SOON!!

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank danadriggers
Falmouth, Maine
Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff wonderful- promised room updates disappointed- great to be with other repeat guests- weather not your fault-missed first day due to airline, also not your fault- signed up for next year again. Love that it is small and intimate. Keep up the good work.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
1Thank edr247
Montreal, Quebec
Reviewed 1 week ago

I will always remember that nice place.it is unforgetable service perfect, butler the best.enjoy every minutes of it,exept the show at night i have seen better.the food was one of the best i have seen in my last 12 trips and the personnel was way over my expectation i would give 5 stars easely or more .thank you very much...

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
1Thank lucktiger
Reading, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second visit to Royal Plantation, and we returned because we loved the smallness of the resort, its quiet beauty, and, most of all, the warmth and friendliness of the staff, who make you feel as if you're not a guest, but a friend. Within a short time we found ourselves laughing and joking with them, asking them...

 Report
Helpful?
4Thank CWY_08
Burlington, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

A boutique resort that caters to everyone. Not one complaint about this place! The style is colonial and classic. This is an exquisite place that makes you feel special the minute you arrive. The staff are attentive, genuine and professional. The food is great quality and flavourful. The Red Lane Spa is splendid and worth going. The beach is as...

 Report
Helpful?
3Thank Sam S
Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

Outstanding resort including facilities, staff, food, and beverages. Rooms are very nice, but in need of updating. The intimacy of the resort allows for closer relationships with the staff. The warmth and friendliness of the staff is a big reason for our return.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
 Report
Helpful?
Thank mulehog

2,924 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (2313)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (435)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (421)
Viewed
Room/Suite (318)
Viewed
View from Room (173)
Viewed
Bathroom (36)
Viewed
Dining (199)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (18)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (2)
Viewed
0:59
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (710)

TripAdvisor Photos: Professional photos exclusively commissioned by TripAdvisor

Viewed
All TripAdvisor Photos (511)
Viewed
Amenities (86)
Viewed
Beach (48)
Viewed
Deluxe Oceanfront Junior Suite (69)
Viewed
Governor General's Oceanfront One Bedroom Suite (29)
Viewed
One-Bedroom Oceanfront Butler Suite (41)
Viewed
Plantation Oceanfront Butler Suite (30)
Viewed
Pool (37)
Viewed
Dining (77)
Viewed
The Hotel (94)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (100)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (13)
Viewed
Room/Suite (35)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (16)
Viewed
Dining (13)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (2)
Viewed
Other (21)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Ocho Rios
0.5 km away
Jamaica Inn
Jamaica Inn
#2 of 36 in Ocho Rios
1,199 reviews
73.3 km away
Iberostar Grand Hotel Rose Hall
0.3 km away
Sandals Ochi Beach Resort
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
85.1 km away
Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort and Private Island
98.3 km away
Round Hill Hotel & Villas
82.1 km away
Half Moon
Half Moon
#3 of 61 in Montego Bay
1,988 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
•All suite resort and all are serviced by butlers trained by the Guild of Professional English Butlers•2 private beaches with beach butler service•The Caribbean’s only Champagne and Caviar Bar•Exquisite International, Mediterranean, Caribbean and French cuisine•24 hour in suite dining•Complimentary transfers from this resort to all Sandals Resorts•Voted Sandals Resorts “World Leading All-Inclusive Company” 16 years in a row•Voted Sandals Resorts “Caribbean’s Leading Hotel Brand” 18 years in a row•Five Star Diamond Award - American Academy of Hospitality Sciences ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sandals Royal Plantation

Address: Main Street, Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Ann Parish > Ocho Rios
Price Range: $686 - $1,849 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sandals Royal Plantation 5*
Number of rooms: 74
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with BookIt.com, Orbitz, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Expedia, Despegar.com and Jetsetter so you can book your Sandals Royal Plantation reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Sandals Royal Plantation Hotel Ocho Rios
Royal Plantation Ocho Rios
Royal Plantation Jamaica
Sandals Royal Plantation Jamaica/Ocho Rios
Hotel Style:
#1 Top resorts Hotel in Ocho Rios
#2 Romantic Hotel in Ocho Rios
#2 Family Hotel in Ocho Rios
#3 Spa Hotel in Ocho Rios
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Ocho Rios
#3 Luxury Hotel in Ocho Rios
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Sandals Royal Plantation staff and other travellers.
161 questions
Ask a question
Henderson, Nevada, United States
over a year ago
Waterloo, Canada
Alexandria, Virginia

See all questions (161)

Questions? Get answers from Sandals Royal Plantation staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms on the west side of the resort, called the "Great House," are larger.”
 of 5 bubbles CWY_08, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“West Beach, all views of ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles SamS32, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for a room above non-smoking beach if you're not a smoker.”
 of 5 bubbles Amylynn0408, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All the rooms have good views of the ocean, are clean and are comfortable. Don't waste your time there though. Go explore! ”
 of 5 bubbles GnosisTraveler, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Prefer East Wing as you otherwise risk being rather 'on view' from the International restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles johntR6916GS, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
5 of 5