The Franklyn D. Resort & Spa is Jamaica’s premier boutique, all-suite, all-inclusive family resort. It was designed to celebrate the family with a level of care unequaled by any other resort in the world.
Your all-inclusive vacation in Jamaica at the Franklyn D. Resort & Spa will be a most memorable family experience! Jamaican-owned, this beachfront resort exudes good old-fashioned Jamaican hospitality, culture and flavor. From friendly, caring and interactive staff, including your family's own Vacation Nanny, vacation packages include the best of food, drinks, accommodations and activities for families. The all-Jamaican staff is naturally warm, entertaining and friendly. You will learn about the Jamaican way of life at the best family hotel in Jamaica. There is no better way to experience the Jamaican culture!
Amenities - Franklyn D. Resort & Spa
Beach, 3 Freshwater Pools, Massage/Spa Services*, Kiddie Slide Pool, Vacation Nanny, Concierge Service, Currency Exchange, Tennis, Kids Playground, Gym, Aerobics, Children's Activities, Ping Pong, Foosball, Billiards, Air Hockey Tables, Beauty Salon*, Arts and Crafts Shop, Gift Shop/Boutique Shopping*, Shopping Tour to Ocho Rios, Family Disco, Main Bar/Piano Lounge, Sailing, Snorkeling, Kayaking, Tennis, Fitness Center, Conference Center, 10-Seat Jacuzzi, Glass Bottom Boat Rides, Volleyball, Basketball, Beach Soccer, WiFi, Cyber Café, 100-Foot Water Slide, Activities Pool, PADI Certified Scuba Diving*, Oceanfront Spa*.
* denotes activities/services available for an additional cost. Amenities and inclusions are subject to change at any time.
Room Categories and Descriptions - Franklyn D. Resort & Spa
Room amenities include air-conditioning, ceiling fan, cable TV, telephone, WiFi, private balcony, full kitchen (equipped with utensils, refrigerator, stove), iPod docks and DVD player. Rollaway beds and cribs are available upon request.
Children Policy: Children under 6 years old will stay, play and eat free of charge. Children are charged according to their ages, the age breaks are 6-15 years old (children) and 16-19 (teens).
Oceanview Junior Suite - One king bed or two twin beds. Decorated in tropical furnishings, living room area, kitchenette, microwave, private patio or balcony. Maximum Occupancy: 2 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
Oceanview One Bedroom Suite - One king bed or two twin beds; 700 square feet decorated in tropical furnishings, living room and dining room areas, kitchen, private patio or balcony. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 3 children.
Beachfront One Bedroom Suite - One king bed or two twin beds; 700 square feet, overlooking the ocean, decorated in tropical furnishings, living room and dining room areas, kitchen, private patio or balcony. Maximum Occupancy: 3 adults or 2 adults and 3 children.
Oceanview Two Bedroom Suite - 1400 square feet. Master with one king bed and second bedroom two twin-sized beds, decorated in tropical furnishings, living room and dining room areas, kitchen, 2 bathrooms, and private patio or balcony. Great for larger families. Maximum Occupancy: 5 adults or 5 adults and 4 children.
Beachfront Two Bedroom Suite - 1400 square feet overlooking the ocean. Master with one king bed and second bedroom two twin-sized beds, decorated in tropical furnishings, living room and dining room areas, kitchen, 2 bathrooms and private patio or balcony. Great for larger families. Maximum Occupancy: 5 adults or 5 adults and 4 children.
Beachfront Three Bedroom Suite - 2000 square feet, overlooking the ocean. Master with one king bed and second and third bedroom two twin-sized beds or king-sized beds, decorated in tropical furnishings, living room and dining room areas, kitchen, 3 bathrooms and private patio or balcony. Maximum Occupancy: 7 adults or 4 adults and 6 children.
Specific bedding and/or special requests are fulfilled based on availability and cannot always be guaranteed.
Dining - Franklyn D. Resort & Spa
Franklyn D. Resort offers the following restaurants:
The Veranda - Situated on the boardwalk over the ocean, the Veranda restaurant serves International cuisine in a family atmosphere. Breakfast and lunch are served buffet-style. A la carte dinners are served 5 nights per week with sumptuous buffets on 2 nights including our Beach Buffet night where you dine on the shore by torch light & our famous Saturday Jamaican Buffet night. Fresh papaya, mangoes in season, colorful garden salads, succulent steaks, a variety of pasta dishes and indigenous Jamaican food are prepared just for you.
The Pier Restaurant - The Italian fare is as delightful as the scenery. Dining at this adults-only, a-la-carte restaurant, is in a romantic atmosphere by the Caribbean Sea. Service is exceptional and parents will delight in the delectable Italian cuisine. There are elaborate antipasto displays including offerings of squid, a choice of salads, soups, great pasta and entrées and tempting desserts and cheeses. The restaurant is open for dinner five evenings per week, from 6:30pm-9:30pm.
Kidz Buffet - After an energetic and active day in the sea and sun, kids can expect a great spread at the Kidz Buffet. A well- balanced buffet-style meal is served on tables just the right height. The menu is specially planned to suit little palates: spaghetti and meatballs, macaroni & cheese, chicken nuggets, fish fingers, soups, a selection of healthy salads, peanut butter and jelly sandwiches, hot dogs and hamburgers are some of the specialties. The Kidz Buffet goes from 5:30pm-7pm daily. Fruits, juices, milk, our popular non-alcoholic Daiquiris, chocolate milk, ice cream and after-dinner dessert treats are also available. After dinner there is ping pong, pool, air hockey and foosball to keep the kids entertained until the Kiddies Disco opens at 7:30pm.
The Sea Cotton Tree Grill - This restaurant serves favorites such as jerk pork and chicken, spicy Jamaican patties, hot dogs, burgers and French fries. Open daily from 11:30am to 5pm and 5:30pm-7:30pm.
Overproof Restaurant– This adults-only restaurant serves authentic Jamaican cuisine from escoveitched fish to braised oxtails to curried goat, all served with your choice of yummy sides such as fried plantains, rice and peas, sweet potatoes and yams. Open for dinner 6:30pm-9:30pm.
|Resort Rating Key|
|Exceptional (Premier property with finest services,
amenities and exquisite surroundings)
|Deluxe (Prime location with outstanding service, elegant accommodations and a wide array of amenities)|
|Good (Tastefully furnished accommodations with
assortment of amenities and services)
|Moderate (Comfortable accommodations with limited
amenities and services)
|Fair (Clean, basic, budget property)|
|Very limited appeal|