Family Travel and Fun at the Jewel Runaway Bay Beach & Golf Resort
The Jewel Runaway Bay Beach Resort in Jamaica is the perfect spot for an exciting family beach vacation! This all-inclusive family friendly resort features unlimited food, and beverages, complimentary roundtrip airport transfers, included taxes and gratuities, a beautiful beach, cable/satellite TV, children’s activities, fitness/exercise room, complimentary kayaks and sailing, snorkeling, lounge chairs and umbrellas, nightly entertainment, 3 swimming pools, tennis courts, whirlpool/hot tub, windsurfing, aerobics, poolside bar, safety deposit boxes, basketball, beach volleyball, free greens fees at the PGA-quality golf course, 6 restaurants, 5 bars/lounges, a nightclub, live entertainment daily, internet access, wireless internet, hammocks, beach towels, gift shop, a doctor on call 24 hours, a kid’s club with supervised activities and outdoor play space and much more!
The resort features 266 spacious, well-appointed guestrooms and suites with 62 inter-connecting rooms available. Included in the guest rooms is complimentary bottled water, beach towels and cable TV. The Jewel Runaway Bay Beach resort caters to families and allows five guests in a room, two adults with up to three children!
There are five on-site restaurants to choose from with both à la carte and buffet dining options available.
Located on Jamaica’s beautiful northern coast, this recently renovated resort offers a gem of an all-inclusive deal ideal for all ages. When things get too warm, cool off at the Jewel Lagoon Water Park, offering over 10 attractions for toddlers to adults. The water park includes a 5,000-square-foot oceanfront sundeck, dining area with full-service bar and grill, zero-entry beach lagoon with geysers, two splash-down pools, kids gang slide, lazy river with rock grottos and waterfalls, speed slide and family raft ride, live music, multi-level kids slides and splash zone, private lockers and locker rooms, cabanas to rent and fun for the family to enjoy all day long. With the Caribbean’s year-round gorgeous weather, you can visit the kid-friendly water park from 9 am to 5:30 pm daily. The fun continues late into the night with live entertainment and family friendly theme nights. After a fun-filled day, get some shut-eye to the sound of the waves echoing through your luxurious room. When life starts wearing you down, look toward Jewel Runaway Bay Beach & Golf Resort to replenish your spirits and make wonderful memories!
Parents can take a break from the little ones and book a CPR- and AED-certified nanny 24 hours in advance and treat yourself to the adult adventure you deserve.
A Kids’ Lounge is off of the lobby and offers games and an activity board listing the day’s excursions and programs for children ages 11 and up. There’s even a “paparazzi” snapping photos when your kids least expect it during their scheduled activities. Parents will later be able to access these photos for purchase, allowing their children to relive the fun for years to come.
Kids & Teens Camp
As one of the top resorts for kids in Jamaica, Jewel Runaway Bay Beach & Golf Resort offers five programs for groups ranging from infant to teen that are fun and educational. Counselors and nannies – all trained in first aid, CPR and AED – provide kids with an exciting and safe experience they’ll never forget while you relax at the beach, grab a bite to eat at a formal restaurant, play a round of golf, grab a complimentary kayak or simply relax in the comfort of your well-appointed room.
Sparkle (18 months to 2 years
Activities include music and dance; sand and beach play; dress ups and make-believe play sessions; shape, sense, color and taste activities; story times; and arts and crafts.
Glisten (3-5 years old)A
Activities include: pirate and princess makeovers; treasure hunts on the beach; water games; horse and carriage rides; magic shows; gardening adventures; animal familiarization; and arts and crafts.
Glow (6-9 years old)
Counselors take children on exciting journeys, where they have an option of dining with their group at various locations including the beach or “jungle.”
Activities include golf putting lessons; arts and crafts; chef’s make your own meal; sand village building; sports; reggae dance class; and obstacle courses.
Tiger’s Eye (10-12 years old)
An activity board near the Kids’ Lounge will show the listings and times of all events and excursions. A gem counselor will be assigned to organize events, keep a watchful eye on the group and just ”hang out” so the kids don’t feel like it’s too “camp-like” or “uncool.” Activities include snorkeling, glass bottom boat excursions, golf instructions/tournaments, board and video games, tiger’s eye disco, staff/guest talent shows, horse grooming, photography classes, sports, archery, laser tag and cooking with the chef.
Fossils (13-17 years old)
A dedicated gem counselor will bring this potentially reluctant age group together with cool events and locations designed especially for them around the resort. There will be an activity chart near the Tiger’s Eye/Fossil Lounge providing all of the times and locations for activities and excursions available day and night.
Activities include snorkeling, photography, obstacle course, lounge with mocktail bar, horse grooming, cooking and sushi making classes.
Surrounded by Jamaica’s lush foliage, scenic views and exotic adventures, you’ll feel like you’ve run away from the chaos of everyday life when staying at Jewel Runaway Bay Beach & Golf Resort. Whether lounging in a hammock underneath swaying palm trees, making a splash in the water park, teeing off at the private 18-hole championship golf course, or building a sandcastle on the beach, this family friendly resort makes your vacation fantasies a reality. Book your stay today and make memories you’ll hold on to long after the tan lines have faded.