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Franklyn D Resort & Spa

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$640*
US$570*
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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 28 February 2017

The room was nice. Not fancy but much bigger than I expected. We had a one bedroom suite that was actually two bedrooms, each with a king size bed and a bathroom, connected with a hallway that had a fridge, stove, microwave, and kitchen sink. There was also a porch with two Adirondack chairs. The food was fine. Always lots...

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Mandeville, Jamaica
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We have been to this resort two years in a row and my kids now consider it a home away from home. My six year old renamed it "Family Home". The staff are excellent, great with the kids. It is so refreshing to take the kids on vacation, there are close enough for comfort but far enough to be able...

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1Thank Renae B
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

You've read it all before. This is not the fanciest hotel, but what it offers is priceless. A vacation where you can have a break during the day, reconnect with your partner, and rest assured that your kids are being very well looked after and having the very best time. The food is good and plentiful, the rooms are clean,...

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4Thank jude222
Toronto, Ontario
Reviewed 20 February 2017

Every review you read will tell you over and over that this place is awesome for families with kids. This is a true vacation spot for kids, parents, and grandparents. We go on vacation every year (Dominican, Cuba, Florida, Jamaica) and this is the first time I feel like I had a break and got to spend some quality time...

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Trishawana, Director of Sales at Franklyn D Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your fantastic review of our resort. We are pleased that you and your family had a truly relaxing vacation with us and that you and your husband were able to spend some quality time together participating in our yoga, bike rides and tennis activities; as well as spending time alone and as a family. We are especially...

Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Just got back from a fantastic first time visit to Franklyn D Resort (FDR) Junior Suite 2-bedroom Family of five - 8,6,2 Incredible vacation. You will not find a resort with a more personable touch! This is not a typical multi-hundred room resort with a ton of people and you're just a number. This is a focused resort with two-story...

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Trishawana, Director of Sales at Franklyn D Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are elated that you and your family had a fantastic stay with us. We are happy that you were able to spend quality time with your children on a one-on-one basis; that you were able to participate in our activities and spend time with your wife while your kids were being cared for...

Toronto
Reviewed 14 February 2017

We go every year, and love it at FDR. The rooms, facilities, restaurants, and beach are cheerful and comfortable. The staff consistently go the extra mile (Omercy, Kevin, Bruce, Tamica, Stephanie, I'm missing some of my favourites...all great). Recent upgrades to the facility and kitchen have been nice improvements. Seems like almost every guest is a regular - some of...

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Trishawana, Director of Sales at Franklyn D Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your cheerful review of our resort and your continuous support your the years. It is wonderful that our staff members were able to make yet another stay with us memorable especially Omercyre, Bruce, Tamiika, Stephanie and Kevin. We thank you as well for your feedback on our lunch grill service; this will surely assist us in improving...

Toronto
Reviewed 13 February 2017

We got back last week from a fantastic stay st FDR. We were already big fans, having stayed there last year at the same time. However, we were pleasantly surprised by the improvements over the course of the year, from the now covered deck area to the much higher quality of food and entertainment to the always-great staff. People like...

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Trishawana, Director of Sales at Franklyn D Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for your gracious review of our property. We are pleased that you had yet another fantastic stay with us and was pleasantly surprised by our improvements in infrastructure and food. We are thrilled that our staff have been a continuous part of a enjoyable and relaxing stay over the years. Thank you for your feedback on our grill...

Philadelphia
Reviewed 10 February 2017

We have stayed in a few all inclusives and this was the best we have experienced. We love this place and can't wait to save up enough money to go back! The only difficulty we had with the resort was the reservation, but it was very minor. The website offered a discount, but we could not get it to show...

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1Thank marston258
Reviewed 8 February 2017

We were at FDR from January 16th-25th with my parents and my sister's family of 6 to celebrate my dad's retirement. My husband & I have stayed at multiple Sandals properties in Jamaica, St. Lucia & Antigua and 2 Beaches resorts in Jamaica with the kids. FDR is hands down the best resort if you are travelling with children! We...

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Trishawana, Director of Sales at Franklyn D Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you for the lauding review of our resort. We are pleased that you and your extended family had a truly relaxing vacation and that your nannies Sabrina and Tycia made your stay exceptional and that your daughter would one day like to name her daughter after her nanny Sabrina. We are thrilled that you were able to take part...

Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We had the pleasure of visiting FDR Resort form the 29th of December to the 7th of January. My wife and I have two young children and our vacation at FDR was the only trip we have been on since having kids that allowed us both great time with the children, and great time with each other. I would strongly...

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Trishawana, Director of Sales at Franklyn D Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Thank you Alan for your kind review of FDR. We are pleased that you were able to fully enjoy your family vacation. It is great to read that you had a lot of family time along with exploring the ocean by Scuba diving while your kids were being cared for by your nanny, Shirnette. We look forward to hosting your...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Babysitting
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boutique all-inclusive family Resort where each family is assigned a dedicated Vacation Nanny to care for the kids from check-in to check-out. All- Inclusive package includes accommodations are in large 1, 2 or 3 bedroom suites with separate living areas,kitchenette and balcony or terrace. Continental, Italian/French/ Indian and Jamaican cuisine from a choice of 4 restaurants, top shelf bar, kayaking, snorkeling, tennis, 4 pools, 100' waterslide, separate kids, tweens and teens programs with supervised daily activities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Franklyn D Resort & Spa

Address: Main Street, Runaway Bay 99999, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Saint Ann Parish > Runaway Bay
Price Range: RM1,461 - RM3,076 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Franklyn D Resort & Spa 4*
Number of rooms: 78
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Also Known As:
Franklyn d Hotel Runaway Bay
Franklyn d Resort And Spa
Franklyn d Resort All Inclusive
Franklyn D Resort & Spa Jamaica/Runaway Bay
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Runaway Bay
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Runaway Bay
#3 Luxury Hotel in Runaway Bay
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Runaway Bay
#3 Spa Hotel in Runaway Bay
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“We liked our second-floor room (#122) in block 2. Balcony had a nice view with a great breeze and shade in the afternoons.”
  • View from room 122 and tables set for beach barbecue
Beachtango, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in Room 14 and really liked it. It was not oceanfront, but was quiet, spacious and clean.”
astra10, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“A room with a view of the ocean is always much better and rooms further from the pool would be quieter.”
214terrencej, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms seem close to everything. Room 12 was quiet, even when entertainment was going on. It's a Jr. 2 Bedroom suite on the first floor.”
marston258, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The resort is so small I really don't think it matters where your room is.”
Z1048FGamya, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
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