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Most expensive month to stay with an average 118% rise in price.
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When to book a hotel in Jamaica
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Top tips for finding the perfect Jamaica hotel
Jamaica is a small country with a variety of beautiful beach hotels and resorts to stay in. If you are looking for a fabulous view during your stay, staying in the Montego Bay area is highly recommended. Some hotels with stunning views are The Seagarden Beach Resort and the Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa. Both of these beautiful resorts sit on the beachfront and have direct access to the beach.
Jamaica has an incredible variety of local foods. If you are looking to stay close to restaurants and bars, consider going to Kingston, Jamaica’s capital city, which is a great holiday destination. Some recommended hotels close to restaurants and bars are the Altamont Court Hotel and The Jamaican Pegasus Hotel. Both hotels are located in the New Kingston district and are within walking distance of many bars and restaurants.
Jamaica is a trendy tourist destination during January and February. This is due to the fact that the beach weather stays just warm enough all year round. During this time, hotels get booked out fast, so always remember to book well in advance if you plan to travel during this time.
There are a variety of festivals that take place throughout the year in Jamaica. Some of the most notable festivals are Reggae Summerfest, which takes place in July in Montego Bay, and Bob Marley Week, which takes place in January in Kingston. If you are looking for affordable accommodation to stay at during these festivals, you may want to try Castle Vue B&B in Montego Bay and Pulse Rooms at Trafalgar in Kingston.
Hotel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll most likely find the best hotel deals in Jamaica if you stay on a Tuesday. The opposite is true for, Wednesday, which is usually the most expensive day.
Book more than 90 days before your stay begins to get the best price for your Jamaica accommodation.
If you’re looking for a cheap hotel in Jamaica, you should consider visiting during the low season. You'll find cheaper accommodations in Jamaica in June and August.
How long should you stay? KAYAK users usually book their accommodation in Jamaica for 3 days.
The cheapest 3-star hotel room in Jamaica found on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was $33, while the most expensive was $2,409.
FAQs when booking a hotel in Jamaica
Jamaica has a variety of luxury hotels to stay in throughout the country. Montego Bay has many luxury hotels; some include Half Moon, Jewel Grande Montego Bay Resort and Spa, and Zoetry Montego Bay. All these hotels and resorts have beautiful views of the beach and all the luxury amenities you could ask for. Kingston also has various luxury hotels; some of these include Terra Nova All Suite Hotel and AC Hotel Kingston Jamacia. These hotels are in the heart of the capital and are close to many popular attractions.
Kingston is a fantastic city if you are looking to do some shopping. One of the main shopping areas in the city is Half Way Tree. Some hotels that are in this area are Labrish Guest House and Tropical Manor Inn. Another popular shopping area is New Kingston. There are many hotels in the area that are within walking distance of the shops. Some recommendations are Sunset Inn Hotel and The Spanish Court Hotel.
There are many hotels in Jamaica that are great for a family holiday. Montego Bay is a great city to visit with your family due to the beautiful beaches and seaside amenities. Some recommended hotels in the Montego Bay area are Mynt Retreat Bed & Breakfast, Hotel Sahara de La Mar and Caribic House.
Hotels are safe environments for travelers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hotels in Jamaica. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular destination is Montego Bay (51% of total searches to Jamaica). The next most popular destinations are Kingston (18%) and Ocho Rios (17%). Searches for hotels in Negril (14%) are also popular.
Based on KAYAK hotel searches, the most popular region to stay in Jamaica is Saint James. Saint Ann and Saint Andrew are also very popular.
KAYAK users have found double rooms in Jamaica for as cheap as $17 (Port Antonio) in the last 3 days. The average price is $213.
In the last 72 hours, users have found Jamaica hotels for tonight for as low as $27 (Negril). Users have also found 3-star hotels from $46 (Lucea) and 4-star+ hotels from $40 (Kingston).
In the last 72 hours, users have found Jamaica hotels for this weekend for as low as $28 (Negril) per night. Users have also found 3-star hotels from $42 (Negril) and 4-star+ hotels from $41 (Ocho Rios).
Where to stay in Jamaica?
Our map will help you find the perfect place to stay in Jamaica by showing you the exact location of each hotel.