Jamaica Resort Updates: Royalton Negril, Melia Braco Village

Former Grand Lido Negril to become the Royalton Negril by Blue Diamond Resorts (shared from the Jamaica Gleaner) Blue Diamond said it will invest US$150 million (J$17.25b) to redevelop the property into a 500-600-room resort, but did not address whether – as stated by JIA president Ann Hodges – it will demolish the existing structure […]

New Adults Only All Inclusive Jewel Paradise Cove Resort in Jamaica

May 2, 2013: Aimbridge Hospitality Chosen to Rebrand and Manage Third Upscale All-Inclusive Resort in Jamaica: new Jewel Paradise Cove Resort & Spa opening Fall 2013 Aimbridge Hospitality,  the nation’s second largest independent hotel management and investment firm, announces that it has been chosen to rebrand and manage the former Hotel Royal Decameron Club Caribbean in St. […]

Jewel Runaway Bay: Jamaica All Inclusive Family Resort

As previously reported by JamaicaMania, the former Breezes Runaway Bay is now the Jewel Runaway Bay Beach & Golf Resort. This all-inclusive, situated minutes from Green Grotto Caves on Jamaica’s north coast, truly has it all: five restaurants, five bars, three pools, a full-service spa, volleyball and basketball, four lighted tennis courts, complimentary greens fees […]

Update on Breezes Trelawny–to Become “Memories White Sands Beach Resort & Spa”

Thanks to Avia Collinder, Business Writer, Jamaica Gleaner for this update. Here’s a link to the full article: http://jamaica-gleaner.com/gleaner/20120608/business/business2.html Sunwing buys former Breezes Trelawny hotel Blue Diamond Hotels & Resorts, a division of Sunwing Travel Group, has purchased the former Breezes Trelawny.  The hotel will reopen to guests in November as a four-star plus resort […]

SuperClubs Sells Breezes Runaway Bay

JamaicaMania has learned that SuperClubs has sold Breezes Runaway Bay resort in Jamaica to Sagicor, which currently operates the Jewel Dunn’s River Resort & Spa, also in Jamaica.  This is the second resort sold by SuperClubs in less than a month. In late March the company said it would close Breezes Trelawney Resort & Spa. Thanks to […]

Two Hotels to Reopen in Jamaica

The Gleaner is reporting that two former SuperClubs hotels in Jamaica will reopen within the next few weeks.  The former Breezes Rio Bueno (before that it was Grand Lido Braco) in Trelawny and the former SuperFun Resort (before that it was Hedonism III) in Runaway Bay, St. Ann, will be reopening following last week’s signing of […]