9 Best Adults-Only All-Inclusive Resorts in Jamaica

Swaying palms, laid back vibes, and the sound of the Caribbean gently lapping up powder white sand. We can’t think of a more seductive backdrop for the ultimate couples getaway!

And what better way to soak it all up to the max than with a stay at one of Jamaica’s top hotels made just for grown-ups!

In this carefully crafted guide to the best Jamaica adults-only all-inclusive resorts, Lori and I share our top recommendations for the most wonderful 5-star and 4-star stays on offer in 2024.

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Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall/Hyatt

The Best Jamaica Adults-Only All-Inclusive Resorts

Our Personal Favorites

Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort for its world-famous overwater butler villas, crazy number of included amenities, and high level of service; The Caves Negril for its super unique setting over water caves, luxury boutique vibe, and top marks.

Lori and I have painstakingly selected the cream-of-the-crop all-inclusive resorts in Montego Bay, Negril, and Ocho Rios and are excited to share our top picks with you!

Whether you’re planning the ultimate honeymoon at one of the best all-inclusive resorts in Jamaica or an amenity-packed vacation at one of Jamaica’s spectacular overwater bungalows, you’ll find it all right here in this handy dandy guide!

So pack your beach bag and get ready to be blown away by nine of the very best adults-only all-inclusive resorts in the Caribbean for an unforgettable tropical island escape!

Sandals Royal Caribbean

Montego Bay, Jamaica

best adults only all inclusive resorts in Jamaica over the water
Sandals Royal Caribbean/Sandals

Sandals Royal Caribbean Resort was an easy pick for our top slot. This adults-only, couples-only resort offers the epitome of the honeymoon bucket list stay in paradise. And their spectacular over the water villas are among some of the very best Caribbean overwater bungalows you’re likely to encounter.

Psst…Planning a honeymoon? If you’re thinking of booking a Sandals resort be sure to take advantage of their FREE Honeymoon Package. And don’t forget to check Sandals’ current specials before you book.

What we love about Sandals Royal Caribbean

There’s so much to love about Sandals Royal Caribbean, it’s hard to know where to start. This 5-star resort features a jaw-dropping variety of luxurious rooms and suites, from Swim-Up Butler Suites to their flagship Over the Water Private Island Butler Villas and Bungalows.

While-away the hours relaxing in your Tranquility Soaking Tub or private infinity pool overlooking the crystalline waters that put Montego Bay on the map. Or, take a dip in the Caribbean at your leisure.

When you’re ready to explore further afield, make the short stroll over to Sandals Cay, the resort’s very own private beach island, or hop a private water taxi to the main resort where activities abound, like snorkeling, diving, beach volleyball, live music, and much more.

Located just 9 minutes from Sangster International Airport, the ultimate couples escape doesn’t get easier or more relaxing than this!

What is Included?

The all-inclusive package includes things like unlimited fine dining at 9 restaurants (breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks), unlimited premium liquors at 6 bars (including swim-up), roundtrip airport transfers, scuba diving, water sports equipment, exchange privileges with nearby Sandals, free wedding for stays of 3 or more nights, all tips & taxes, and more!

Who is Sandals Royal Caribbean best for?

We think honeymooners and other adult couples looking for the ultimate laid-back, full-service all-inclusive experience with lots of amenities at their fingertips will love Sandals Royal Caribbean.

Sandals Royal Caribbean

  • 5-star resort in Montego Bay
  • Overwater Butler Villas & Bungalows
  • Just 9 minutes from the airport
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 8,595 reviews

The Caves Negril

Negril, Jamaica

resort on cliff overlooking turquoise sea
The Caves Negril

If you’re looking for an entirely different kind of luxury stay, then check out The Caves Negril!

What we love about The Caves Negril

Located just outside of Negril, The Caves will wow you with its unique and exquisite wood and stone thatch-roof cottages by the sea, built across a series of stunning volcanic sea caves and ten acres of tropical vegetation.

Feel like snorkeling? You can—right from the resort—where a vibrant reef awaits! Take the stone stairs down or take the plunge from a number of jumping points up to 30 feet high.

An ideal blend of natural beauty, elegance, and sophistication, a stay at The Caves makes for an unforgettable trip of a lifetime, making it one of the very best Jamaica adults-only all-inclusive resorts.

What is Included?

A la carte and Full Board options are available. Full Board includes breakfast, lunch, and dinner at the resort’s 2 restaurants.

Who is The Caves Negril best for?

We think honeymooners, solitude seekers, and families (with teens 16 & over) will love their stay at The Caves Negril.

Insider Tip

If your budget allows, spring for the Ocean Front Rooms, which offer a resort experience like none other!

The Caves Negril

  • A La Carte + Full Board Options
  • Unique Location
  • TripAdvisor: 5 bubble rating 850 reviews

Iberostar Grand Rose Hall

Montego Bay (Rose Hall), Jamaica

luxury hotel on the beach with large pool
Iberostar Grand Rose Hall/Iberostar

Close your eyes for a moment and picture what you think a luxury resort in the Caribbean might look like. Don’t be surprised if that image looks something like Iberostar Grand Rose Hall in Montego Bay.

What we love about Iberostar Grand Rose Hall

Located 20 minutes east of Montego Bay in the seaside suburb of Rose Hall, this exceptional adults-only, all-inclusive resort boasts everything you’d expect from one of the top hotels in Jamaica.

Soak up the alluring beachfront, sprawling manicured grounds, FIVE top-rated gourmet restaurants, full-service spa, eco-conscious practices, and yes, in-room butler service.

Top activities offered at the resort kayaking, parasailing, scuba (additional fee), snorkeling, yoga & fitness classes, spa treatments, swimming, ecotours, golfing (nearby), and more.

What is Included?

The all-inclusive package includes all buffet and a la carte meals, snacks, and beverages at the resort and companion properties, butler service, non-motorized water sports, wellness classes, in-room minibar, gratuities and taxes, and more!

Who is Iberostar Grand Rose Hall best for?

We think honeymooners and other adults looking for an all-inclusive with luxury touches offering a relaxing and stress-free escape from it all should seriously consider Iberostar Grand Rose Hall for their next beach vacation.

Insider Tips

Request a higher floor for a quieter stay and the best views. Don’t forget to check out Iberostar’s current offers for discounts on your booking.

Iberostar Grand Rose Hall

  • 5-star resort near Montego Bay
  • In-room Butler Service
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 9,420 reviews

Hideaway at Royalton Negril

Negril, Jamaica

Jamaica adults only all inclusive resort on the Caribbean
Hideaway at Royalton Negril/Autograph Collection

Hideaway at Royalton Negril, An Autograph Collection All-Inclusive Resort, is an outstanding adults-only all-inclusive resort situated on the famous white-sand shoreline of Negril.

What we love about Hideaway at Royalton Negril

Hideaway offers an ideal opportunity to reconnect—with both that special someone and the incredible natural beauty of the turquoise sea at your doorstep.

From blissful beach massages to poolside hors d’oeuvres and seaside waiter service, expect world-class service, luxury amenities, and generous pampering from your stay.

Hideaway at Royalton Negril features 140 well-appointed suites, two outdoor pools, and access to NINE restaurants and NINE bars, plus a slew of activities like onsite scuba diving and yoga classes at your fingertips.

What is Included?

The all-inclusive package includes things like unlimited dining 24/7, all drinks (domestic beer, cocktails, and select international brands), non-motorized water sports equipment, and more!

Who is Hideaway at Royalton Negril best for?

We think couples looking to rejuvenate and reconnect in a luxurious, stress-free environment should consider a stay at Hideaway.

Insider Tips

The beach views from the Oceanview rooms here are far from the best in Negril. Instead of upgrading, consider asking for a high floor.

Hideaway at Royalton Negril

  • 9 Restaurants + 9 Bars
  • Poolside hors d’oeuvres + seaside waiter service
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 3,049 reviews

Sandals Royal Plantation

Ochos Rios, Jamaica

hotel fringed by lush forest and aquamarine water
Sandals Royal Plantation/Sandals

Quite possibly Ocho Rios’ BEST all-inclusive resort, Sandals Royal Plantation stands head and shoulders above the rest.

Psst…want the best deal on your stay? If you’re celebrating your honeymoon, be sure to check out Sandals’ Free Honeymoon Package. It’s also a good idea to check the resort’s current offers and promotions before booking.

What we love about Sandals Royal Plantation

This 5-star couples-only all-butler beach resort oozes luxury and sophistication in ways that few other Jamaica resorts can match.

Play a round of golf, indulge in Jamaica’s only champagne and caviar bar, take advantage of full exchange privileges at Sandals Ochi, or order from Sandals’ complimentary Pillow Menu and spend the entire day in the throws of ultimate relaxation!

This outstanding resort also offers 74 adults-only ocean view suites, two private beaches, English-style afternoon tea, Mediterranean, Caribbean, and French cuisine in 5 restaurants (and access to 16 more restaurants at Sandals Ochi), professionally-trained butlers for all rooms, live entertainment, and more.

Truly one of the top adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Jamaica, and one of the very best in the Caribbean!

What is Included?

Unlimited dining at 5 restaurants (breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks), unlimited premium liquors at 2 bars (and stocked bars in every room), airport transfers, green fees & transfer to Sandals Golf Club, scuba diving & all equipment, Hobie Cats, paddle boards, and kayaks, roundtrip shuttle and exchange privileges at Sandals Ochi, free wedding (3 night stays or longer), all tips & taxes, and more!

Who is Sandals Royal Plantation best for?

We think adult couples looking for a luxurious, memorable, and truly all-inclusive Caribbean vacation experience will love their time at Sandals Royal Plantation.

Insider Tips

Reserve ahead for dinner. West Wing rooms have more unobstructed sea views. East Wing rooms offer more vegetation and privacy.

Sandals Royal Plantation

  • 5-star All-Butler resort in Ochos Rios
  • Exchange Privileges at Sandals Ochi
  • Jamaica’s only champagne + caviar bar
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 3,747 reviews

Sunset at the Palms

Negril, Jamaica

forested hotel property in Jamaica
Sunset at the Palms Negril

Sunset at the Palms is an entirely different kind of resort from the adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Jamaica we’ve covered so far. If privacy and tranquility in a lush tropical garden setting just steps away from a stunning white-sands is your vision of paradise, then this may just be the ideal stay for you!

What we love about Sunset at the Palms

This is one of the very best Jamaica adults-only all-inclusive resorts for solitude seekers and nature lovers.

While-away the days and nights in one of 85 well-appointed and tastefully decorated private treehouse-style cabanas set among 5 tropical acres. Or, lose yourself along 2 miles of white sand beach.

Sunset at the Palms features Asian-inspired furnishings, 4 restaurants & 3 bars (including 1 swim-up bar), fitness center, spa & wellness center (additional charge), live entertainment, nature walks, snorkeling, and more.

What is Included?

The all-inclusive package includes meals at 4 onsite restaurants (buffet, beach grill, and a la carte), beverages and cocktails, non-motorized water sports equipment, live evening entertainment, nature walks, weekly cocktail party, all taxes and tips, and more.

Who is Sunset at the Palms best for?

If you’re planning a romantic getaway, honeymoon, adult-only wedding, or simply seeking privacy and seclusion in a tropical setting, Sunset at the Palms ticks all the boxes.

Insider Tips

Consider requesting a room near the back of the property (farthest away from the main resort area) for the most peaceful experience. Some rooms have been renovated recently, and it’s definitely worth requesting one of those if there are any available.

Sunset at the Palms

  • Located on 2-mile beach in Negril
  • Private Treehouse-style Cabanas
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 3,882 reviews

Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall

Montego bay (Rose Hall), Jamaica

pool loungers at adults only all inclusive resorts in Jamaica
Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall/Hyatt

Just 12 minutes east of the Sangster International Airport and bustling Montego Bay, Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall aims to impress.

This sprawling resort offers sophisticated styling and attention to detail with the aim of ensuring the stresses of the outside world melt away with the Caribbean breeze, making Zilara one of the top adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Jamaica.

What we love about Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall

There is so much to love about Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall’s 234 private rooms with fully furnished terraces, and amenity-packed property! Choose from a variety of room options from Swim-Up Rooms to Butler Suites.

The resort also offers a full-service Spa, golf course nearby, fitness center, 10 restaurants and 6 bars, and nightclub, in addition to a range of activities like water sports, dance lessons, aqua aerobics, live entertainment, day trip excursions (extra) and more.

What is Included?

The all-inclusive package features unlimited dining at 10 restaurants, endless drinks (top shelf wines & liquors at 6 bars / minibar stocked daily), non-motorized water sports (kayaking, sailing, snorkeling, surfing), aqua aerobics, live entertainment, all tips & taxes, and more!

Who is Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall best for?

We think honeymooners or guests looking for a romantic getaway or all-inclusive with luxury touches in a relaxing and stress-free environment will enjoy their stay at Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall.

Insider Tips

We recommend reserving dinner and fitness center in advance (particularly on weekends). If you are not totally satisfied with your room, ask to be relocated or upgraded.

Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall

  • 5-star resort near Montego Bay
  • Swim-Up Rooms + Butler Suites
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 7,242 reviews

Couples Negril

Negril, Jamaica

aerial view of pool at Jamaica adults only all inclusive resorts
Couples Negril

Next up on our list, Couples Negril is billed as the brand’s “most intimate resort” making it an ideal vacation destination for honeymooners and couples looking for a romantic getaway in Jamaica.

What we love about Couples Negril

Couples Negril offers one of the premier romantic vacations with all the amenities in Jamaica. This sizable resort covers over 18 acres of oceanfront property, and boasts 24-hour gourmet dining, nightly sunset cruises, nude beach section, private beachside dinners (additional fee), and a wealth of activities geared towards couples of looking to relax, rejuvenate, and reconnect.

What is Included?

24-hour gourmet dining, unlimited premium brand spirits, customized in-room mini bar, area excursions, unlimited watersports, unlimited scuba diving, golf green fees, snorkeling excursions, nightly entertainment, tips and taxes, and more!

Who is Couples Negril best for?

Active adult couples and couples looking for a romantic and restful tropical getaway.

Insider Tips

Reserve dinners well in advance and make sure you sign up for dive excursions the day before. Request a room farther away from the entertainment venue (Cassava Terrace) if you like to turn in early.

If you don’t mind spending a bit more for its large verandas and location on legendary 7 Mile Beach, we recommend also checking out Couples Swept Away.

Couples Negril

  • 5-star resort on 18 oceanfront acres
  • Nightly sunset cruises + Unlimited Scuba
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 5,424 reviews

Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay

Montego Bay, Jamaica

large pool overlooking blue sea at luxury hotel
Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay

Dominating the southwest end of Freeport Peninsula in Montego Bay is Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay, a secluded and luxurious property catering to young adult couples or any couple looking for a more lively atmosphere.

What we love about Secrets Wild Orchid

This all-inclusive, adults-only resort boasts over a mile’s worth of private beaches, one of the biggest and best rated full-service spas in Montego Bay, 9 restaurants and 2 poolside bars, and full exchange privileges at Secrets St. James next door.

For even more fun in the sun, Secrets Wild Orchid offers fitness classes, kayaking, parasailing (extra), snorkeling, scuba diving (extra), motorized water sports (extra), sailing, sand volleyball, tennis, and golf (extra/nearby), as well as cooking classes, live entertainment, and more.

What is Included?

Unlimited meals and top-shelf spirits at 9 restaurants, guided snorkeling, cooking and dance classes, paddleboards, kayaks, windsurfing equipment, live entertainment, all tips & taxes, and more!

Who is Secrets Wild Orchid best for?

Honeymooners and other adult couples looking for a secluded all-inclusive with a lively atmosphere and lots of amenities at their fingertips.

Insider Tips

Consider booking a room with Preferred Club status (see room options) for access to the best rooms (larger with furnished balcony and hot tub), the resort’s best beaches, some exchange privileges at Breathless Montego Bay, butler service for swim-up rooms or higher category, and more.

Secrets Wild Orchid Montego Bay

  • 5-star resort in Montego Bay
  • Exchange privileges at sister hotel(s)
  • TripAdvisor: 4.5 bubble rating 10,203 reviews
romantic dinner at top resort in Jamaica
Couples Negril

Important Tips for Booking Jamaica Adults-Only All-Inclusive Resorts

When booking adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Jamaica or elsewhere, always make certain you understand what’s included and what’s not included (e.g. amenities such as tours and childcare may be offered at an additional cost).

We’ve provided a sampling of what’s included in each all-inclusive stay below, but you’ll want to refer to the info on the booking site for the most complete and accurate list. Hotel booking sites will often list this information under ‘Special Features’ or under the price information for each room.

Also, some adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Jamaica require a minimum stay of 3+ nights (and often offer deep discounts for longer stays!). If there appears to be no availability for your dates, try adding more nights and see what happens.

Jamaica Adults-Only All-Inclusive Resorts FAQs

Where are the best Jamaica adults-only all-inclusive resorts located?

Expect to find the top adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Jamaica with the most amenities clustered around Montego Bay, Negril, and Ocho Rios. These destinations tend to offer the best access to airports, the top beaches, and lots to see and do in a relatively small area.

What is the cheapest time of the year to go to Jamaica?

The cheapest time to visit Jamaica is hurricane season, of course! Hurricane season usually starts in May/June and may last into November. Expect to pay the most for the best Jamaica adults-only all-inclusive resorts during high season (November through January), and the least from August through October. If you’re looking to balance cost and weather, consider booking your stay for April/May or October/November.

Thanks for reading our guide to the best adults-only all-inclusive resorts in Jamaica!

We hope it has inspired your own unforgettable vacation in paradise, and helped kickstart your Jamaica travel planning.

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