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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 21 May 2013

For the people who are reading this and think that people only like to complain well in this review that is NOT the case. I arrived yesterday with my boyfriend after a beautiful 7 day vacation that was completely ruined on our last day. We had gone out for dinner and the evening show only to come back to our...

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20Thank Lucy M
New Jersey
Reviewed 20 May 2013

My girlfriends and I traveled there (I left my 8yr. old at home). It was 3 of us. We booked our affordable vacation through NJTravel.com and were pleasantly surprised when we received a room upgrade and a complimentary souvenir bag of Blue mountain coffee in our room a few days later. It took us only about 15 mins. from the...

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6Thank TripsIM
Escondido
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Arrived and we got a room so fast. Never before has that happened in Jamaica.. Room was nice and clean but drab looking. Islands should be colorful I think. We were lucky to have had bottom level room because there are no elevators. The halls are all marble and so loud. When people would come back late you would hear...

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1Thank virginiasue65
Quebec, Quebec, Canada
Reviewed 20 May 2013

Im back from a 7 day vacation at the Riu and I must say it was great! Don't listen to the bad reviews. Food was great and fresh in the main buffet (a la carte not really worth it) and everything was very very clean. The jerk chicken on the beach is delicious and I just had to have it...

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2Thank Raphael G
Dothan, Alabama
Reviewed 20 May 2013

My husband and I just returned from a week long stay at the Riu Montego Bay... I had booked this trip, then saw these negative reviews, so I was a bit apprehensive - and for ABSOLUTELY NO REASON AT ALL! I just have to say, there's obviously no pleasing some people, no matter how hard you try. The resort is...

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2Thank Heather B
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 18 May 2013

Just got back from a week long stay here with my husband. I don't know what all the negative reviews and complaints are about. The staff were ALL friendly, the food was great, the nightly entertainment was awesome and the drinks were flowing! I've stayed at plenty of all inclusives before and this one is right up there with the...

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6Thank Kburns09
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2013

WOW, A1 from beginning to end. Last year I went to Jamaica for my honeymoon and it was spoiled, so it took some persuading for me to go back, I am so glad I did. From being greeted at reception with a rum punch and a great big smile was a great start. It was my 1st wedding anniversary and...

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2Thank elaine C
Eccles, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 May 2013

My wife and I stayed here between Apr 29th and May 16th 2013, and from day one we had a fantastic time. We were greeted by enthusiastic and friendly staff on check in with a rum punch, then once we put our luggage into our room, we went to familiarise ourselves with the resort. Even walking round, the staff were...

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3Thank coxy3469
York, Pennsylvania, United States
Reviewed 18 May 2013

24 people in r group stayed here in may 2013 the place sticks. when we all got home and washed clothing the smell did not go away. the food is good, pool ok lots of lounge chairs, tv and ac might work. take febreze it might help. beds r hard, pillows suck.

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2Thank Trip20Taker15
york, PA
Reviewed 18 May 2013

a group of 24 stayed the first week may 2013. all of our rooms smelled, the food is 3 star, grounds 4 star, rooms 1 star. your tv and AC might work, they may give you the type of bed u asked for maybe not ? the pool is nice lots of lounge chairs, no motorized water sports, entertainment 4...

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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Tennis Court
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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: $267 - $576 (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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