Mile upon mile of pristine beaches, a warm welcome and a laid-back atmosphere all make holidays in Jamaica a classic Caribbean holiday destination. The tropical climate means it's hot here pretty much all year round, but there's more to do than just sunbathe. Experience amazing coral reefs, stunning scenery and the unique rhythm of reggae. From self catering apartments to minimalist retreats and family-friendly hotels to glamorous spa escapes, Jamaica has a place to stay to suit every kind of holidaymaker. Most hotels are on or near the beach, meaning that you're never far from the soft sands of beaches like Montego Bay, Runaway Bay, Negril and Ocho Rios. This vibrant island combines natural beauty with plenty of attractions – it's no wonder Jamaican holidays are such a hit for those in search of year-round fun in the sun.
Water sports, horse riding, fishing, golf and diving there's no shortage of things to do on holidays in Jamaica. When it comes to excursions, you're spoilt for choice too. Visit the capital city of Kingston to find out more about this country's fascinating history. Discover lush jungle, shady mangroves and stunning waterfalls. Don't miss a climb up Dunn's River Falls, Jamaica's favourite tourist attraction, or head into the Blue Mountains for tranquillity and breathtaking scenery.
Nightlife in Jamaican holiday resorts tends to be based around hotels, which offer a good mix of discos, cabaret, familyfriendly entertainment, karaoke, live music and dancing.
Jamaican food has its own distinctive, spicy flavour. Local specialities include rice and peas, goat curry and jerk chicken. In most larger resorts and hotels, you'll find a wide choice of buffet restaurants, international outlets and fast food joints. Allinclusive hotels are a great value choice for holidays in Jamaica, but don't miss a chance to sample the local cuisine.
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