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Hotel Riu Montego Bay

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Stoney Creek, Canada
Reviewed 24 November 2013

If you want a secure Hotel don't go, I was there 3 weeks ago and had my iPad stolen from the room with no support from the hotel, no forced entry How many people have had things taken from their rooms taken at this hotel???

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Chilliwack, British Columbia
Reviewed 24 November 2013

Very good. This is the third RIU we have stayed at. Rooms clean. The staff were wonderful and. The food was great. I would recommend this resort. We stayed for two weeks! Great! Taxi was reason able and the trip to the zip line was a highlight. Our room was average size and nicely appointed.

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Waterloo, Canada
Reviewed 23 November 2013

The RIU was amazing, beautiful, food was good, drinks were great, activities and night life were amazing, my only disappointment was that me and the girl I travel with had our phones stolen out of our rooms after 6 pm. Security blamed it on an unlocked balcony ( which was not the case) and we are sure it had to...

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2Thank jessica h
Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 23 November 2013

Overall we were happy with our 1 week vacation at the Riu Montego Bay. The food was great, the beach was very clean and lots of chairs available. Housekeeping was good, but on one day they didn't provide us with towels and facecloths so we had to call the front desk. And on another day we practically had to beg...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 23 November 2013 via mobile

Ill start off with saying im probably a novice with travel compared to most reviewers on this site. Only 10 vacays in the past years. This being said I have grown accustomed to certain things I want/need for a hotel. The hotle/staff: I cant begin to even explain how nice the staff was. It was comparable to a huge family...

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ft lauderdale, fl
Reviewed 22 November 2013

Staff very accommodating and friendly. Checking in seamless as well as checking out, Property grounds well maintained and the gardeners will pick you coconuts if you ask. Please tip them. $1 per coconut won't break your pocket. Rooms were very clean. I agree make sure you have all your toiletries as what's provided was quite limited. Very central location and...

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3Thank jamnicegirl
Staten Island, New York
Reviewed 21 November 2013

The staff at the Riu Resort in Montego Bay made our stay pleasant and fun. They were extremely friendly and accommodating. The gentlemen taking care of the landscape went out of their way each day to ensure we had all the coconuts we wanted. The grounds and layout of the resort is absolutely beautiful. The pool was beautiful and well...

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 November 2013

I recently spent 2 wonderful weeks at this hotel,after reading all the negative remarks i was happy they were all wrong. The staff at this hotel were all hard working friendly people. Special thanks to Ingrid Greaves who was our waitress ,excellent service. Special thanks to Chef Johnson for his amazing jerk chicken/pork,keep up the good work chef as I...

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2Thank 963Lulu321
Lakeville, Massachusetts
Reviewed 20 November 2013

Recently stayed at this hotel (Nov. 2 - 9). Had a fabulous time! We traved with a group of people (12 in all) and we all enjoyed ourselves! The rooms were decent, beds are a little hard but I slept well! I used the gym every morning - has four treadmills and three ellipticals which I liked as the gym...

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1Thank Denice B
Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 November 2013 via mobile

Greated by a surreal beautiful hotel were... The staff were great, friendly and helpful, rooms were spacious and cool with all amenities you would need for a long holiday, pool was well maintained, food was great and tasty and loved talking to the chefs which I wish I could remember all there names but if Romeo ever wants a job...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Opening September 2008 * Located in Montego Bay, on Jamaica's northwest coast * On the beachfront * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 2-story main building and 3-story and 4-story annexes * Surrounded by 40,000 m2 / 47,840 sq. yards of lush gardens * 4.5 km / 2.8 miles from Montego Bay * 350 m / 114.8 ft from various shops * 2,7 km / 1.7 miles from Montego Bay airport * Credit cards accepted: MasterCard, Amex, Visa ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Montego Bay

Address: | Mahoe Bay, Ironshore, Montego Bay, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint James Parish > Montego Bay > Ironshore
Price Range: $269 - $562 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Riu Montego Bay 3.5*
Number of rooms: 681
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Also Known As:
Riu Montego Bay Resort
Riu Hotel Montego Bay
Hotel Riu Montego Bay Ironshore, Jamaica
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“Make sure you make your reservations for the restaurants as soon as you enter are they will all be booked up!”
Mrsspikesjackson, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We all was in block 5 near to the beach”
missmrsmsdebs, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Building 5 is closest to the beach and has an elevator. Best views from this building!”
cassvee, 21 Apr 2017 | Read review
“See chop chop over at the jerk hut! It's awesome”
ramse164, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“no bad room building location 4 buildings in total, I'd recommend 1st floor.”
741felixa, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
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