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Experience Half Moon

At Half Moon, we give you the luxury of time. Couples, families, or solo, your days are yours to design. 

Enjoy pure relaxation with yoga, a gentle stroll on a friendly horse or get adventurous with a scuba outing. Don't miss a beat of your fitness routine with our state-of-the-art facilities and variety of classes and personal training sessions.

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For more information, contact Concierge. Email: [email protected] Call: 800.339.9728 / +1 (876) 953 2211 ext 43/ 3535

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Family Adventures are Made Here

From an imaginative village full of child's play to breathtaking private beaches and adrenaline rushing watersports, every member of the family – no matter what age – will be able to embark on an adventure to remember. Be sure to try out these spirited activities and events when vacationing in the tropics.

  • Enjoy Sunny Beaches and Watersports
  • Explore the Children’s Village
  • Meet on the Courts
  • Saddle Up at the Equestrian Centre
  • Attend a Jamaican Beach BBQ


Rediscover Founders Cove

Rediscover the magic of Founders Cove that attracted the founding families of Half Moon to Jamaica. Our collection of rooms and suites feature the newly remodelled Hibiscus neighbourhood, where the prestige ocean junior suites are mere steps away from the Caribbean Sea.

Restore body and mind through healing spa treatments, tennis, golf, and watersports. Indulge in the culinary artistry of our chefs and experience delight in the warmth of our Jamaican spirit.

  • Best available rate and a complimentary fifth night when you reserve
  • Round-trip airport shuttle transfer from MBJ – Sangster International Airport (10 mins away)
  • One complimentary round of golf per guest, per room (non-transferable)
  • One complimentary Spa Treatment per guest, per room (non-transferable – treatment options available here)
  • One complimentary beverage per night, per guest to be taken at Cedar Bar at sunset

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Valid on all Room and Suite categories at Founders Cove except for Resort and Ocean rooms.

Stay by April 30, 2022. Valid on room only. Minimum stay of 5 nights required. Standard policies apply. Blackout dates apply. This special is capacity controlled and can be withdrawn at any time. Rates are subject to availability at time of enquiry. Rates are flexible and could increase or decrease depending on time of enquiry. Applies to new bookings only. Applicable to Consortia bookings. Spa & Golf (or cocktails) cannot be transferred to cash or another service. Spa services (or Fitness & Wellness) included are listed here. Golf – includes complimentary Green fees & cart use at Half Moon Golf course. Caddy Fees are additional and will be charged per round. Caddy service is mandatory. Trip insurance is recommended.


For over 30 years, the Half Moon Equestrian Centre has provided memorable experiences for our guests and friends. We pride ourselves on giving exceptional care to our horses and animals, and to our riders who wish to share in our amazing experience. Through personal attention, it is our goal to create a safe, yet exciting sojourn with us.

You can enjoy a variety of equestrian activities, riding, jumping and polo lessons as well as the thrilling beach rides. The Stables provides horses and instruction suitable for beginners and experienced riders from Mondays to Saturdays.


Come learn and interact with the ponies and their friends. The park is home to donkeys, rabbits, goats and birds and of course, our fun-loving pony prince DeVito. Helmets, which are provided, are mandatory.

  • Ages | For children 6 years and under
  • Timings | Available for 9 am - 12 noon and 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Requirements | Please wear shorts or pants, and closed shoes. 
  • Pricing | US$30 per child


Never ridden before or not in a long time? This one is for you. Start with a short lesson in the Arena with a basic level of instruction, then a jaunt through the property. Helmets, which are provided, are mandatory.

  • Ages | Riders must be 6 years old and over
  • Timings | Available 11 am and 3:30 pm. Duration: 40 mins
  • Requirements | Long pants/jeans and shoes/sneakers. Riders must be under 220 lbs
  • Pricing | US$100 per person


A scenic and calm trek to the bay at Half Moon. Take a quick turn in the Arena with guidance from one of our friendly Trainers before riding to the Sunrise Beach and along the shore, taking your horse into the sea just a "likkle" bit. Helmets, which are provided, are mandatory.

  • Ages | Riders must be over 6 years old
  • Timings |Available 11 am and 3:30 pm. Approximately 50 mins
  • Requirements | Long pants/jeans and shoes/sneakers. Riders must be under 220 lbs 
  • Pricing | US$150 per person


Ride the turf and surf the waves with your horse. Starting with a few turns in the arena with our well-trained Guides the ride takes you along the beautiful Sunrise Beach. Removing the saddles, get to know your horse on the shore and swim bareback in the cool Caribbean Sea.  To enjoy this experience, Riders must be comfortable on their horse with or without a saddle and swim well.  Very personal attention is provided with one of our experienced guides assisting just two guests. Helmets and life-belts, which are provided, are mandatory.

  • Ages | Riders must be over 10 yrs. old 
  • Timings | 9 am. Approximately 1 hr. and 45 mins
  • Requirements | Long pants/jeans and shoes/sneakers with swimsuits underneath. Riders must be under 220 lbs 
  • Pricing | US$200 per person


The well-equipped Equestrian Centre also offers private lessons for all levels of experience. Lessons are for beginners to advanced riders, in basic dressage, and jumping or polo lessons. Helmets, which are provided, are mandatory.

  • Ages | Riders must be over 10 yrs. old
  • Timings | Contact the Equestrian Centre to arrange a time. Approximately 35 mins
  • Requirements | Long pants and shoes or sneakers. Riders must be under 180 lbs 
  • Pricing | US$150 per person & $200 for two persons


Learn to use body language to communicate with your horse. This un-mounted session guides you through a series of demonstrative exercises, using body language, to create mutual respect and cooperation in order to control your horse without the use of traditional ropes and equipment.

  • Ages | Adults only
  • Timings | Contact the Equestrian Centre to arrange a time
  • Requirements | Long pants or shorts/jeans and shoes/sneakers
  • Pricing | US$150 per person & $200 for two persons


With two miles of beachfront, Half Moon has one of the most extensive water sports programmes in the Caribbean.

Whether snorkeling, getting certified as a PADI open water diver, having your first lesson on a Hobie Cat or parasailing with your companion along the coast, there is a water sport activity for you.

View Price List: TheWater Sports and Dive Centre.


Included in your stay at Half Moon are the use of kayaks, pedal boats, standup paddleboards and snorkelling.

  • Ages | Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Timings | Available from dawn to dusk
  • Location | Sunset Beach
  • Pricing | Included


Hobie Wave, Hobie Getaway and windsurfing.

  • Ages | Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Timings | Available from dawn to dusk
  • Location | Sunrise Beach


Our motorised water sports keep adrenaline seekers happy. Try your hand at parasailing, water-skiing, tubing, wakeboarding, and kneeboarding.

Children and adults alike will love to see the

colourful marine life on a glass bottom boat tour. Keen anglers can try their hand at catching a marlin on a deep sea fishing trip.

  • Ages | Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Timings | Available from dawn to dusk
  • Location | Sunrise Beach


Tank dives, full PADI certification and snorkelling tours.

  • Ages | Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Timings | Available from dawn to dusk
  • Location | Water Sports and Dive Centre


Whether you want to improve your game or strike up a spirited match, our spectacular tennis and squash facilities are guaranteed to inspire. Enthusiasts come from around the world for clinics or private lessons with our attentive, professional coaches.

Our facilities feature 9 floodlit courts, which are complemented by International Tennis Federation and US Professional Tennis Registry coaches, as well as 8 pickleball courts.


On your own or with a partner, come and get advice and help to improve your game.

  • Timings | 7 am - 7 pm Sessions last 1 hour
  • Pricing | US$80 for one person, US$100 for two people, US$130 for family lessons


Tackle a tricky aspect of the game with our group sessions, designed to improve specific techniques and increase your overall mastery of the game.

  • Timings | 10 am - 11 pm
  • Pricing | US$30 Duration: 1 hour


A general improver class, designed to help younger tennis players master their game.

  • Timings | 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm
  • Pricing | US$25 Duration: 1 hour


On your own or with a partner, come and get advice and help to improve your game.

  • Timings | 10 am - 12 pm
  • Pricing | US$60 Duration: 1 hour


Tackle a tricky aspect of the game with our group sessions, designed to improve specific techniques and increase your overall mastery of the game.

  • Timings | 10 am - 11 am
  • Pricing | US$30 Duration:  1 hour


Stay in shape and make your workout work for you. Our exciting options fit your mood and your schedule—from a solo session at the Fitness Centre to a private yoga class on the beach.Work off steam with the Fitness Centre's state-of-the-art equipment. Choose from our collection of Integrity cardio machines, free weights and weight machines. We've also designed an array of private and group class options at our yoga or Pilates studio.


For those looking for low impact and leisurely options such as swimming, walking or cycling – throughout the 400 acres of property, we have pools, paths and trails to choose from.

  • Cardiovascular equipment including but not limited to recumbent & upright bikes, treadmills, elliptical trainers and life step machines
  • Resistance training and strength building machines including but not limited to leg press, leg extension, lateral-pull down, multi-function station, Olympic benches, pulley cross-over and free weights
  • Olympic-sized lap pool
  • Walk or run a 5K around the resort
  • Cycling
  • Facilities for basketball, beach volleyball, soccer and croquet
  • Tennis, pickleball, water sports or golf on a par-72 championship course


At Half Moon, kids are VIPs. We’ve even built an entire village just for them! Inspired by Jamaican folklore, the Anancy Children’s Village is where children aged three-to-twelve can learn, play, discover and make friends.

For our smallest guests, our nanny service is the perfect solution. Professional nannies help younger children enjoy everything Anancy Children’s Village has to offer.

Safety is our number one priority and each activity is supervised by a highly trained coordinator. Children’s village staff are affiliated with Penn State University’s esteemed “Better Kid Care” programme. Our counsellors and nannies are certified in best practices, age-appropriate activities and much more.

Children mingle and make new friends while they discover, learn and create. With an ever-changing range of activities, there’s no chance of anyone going home bored.

Half Day: They’ll be served a tasty, nutritious snack while they’re here. US$40 per child.

Full Day: They’ll enjoy a snack and lunch while they’re with us. US$60 per child.

3-Day Package: Daily snack and lunch is provided. US$170 per child.

4-Day Package: Includes a snack and lunch every day. US$225 per child.

Ages | For children 3 to 6 and 7 to 12 years old


Our beaches are never crowded. With over two miles of oceanfront, the waves of the turquoise and blue Caribbean Sea gently roll onto the golden sands of our three private beaches. 


Sunset Beach This crescent-shaped gem inspired the name of the resort back in 1954, and is ideal for swimming, sunbathing and watersports. Why not order a cocktail from one of our beach butlers and take in the sunset at the end of the day?

Eclipse Beach Situated at the most northern point of Jamaica, this white-sand beach offers awe-inspiring views of the horizon.

Sunrise Beach The beauty of Sunrise Beach is that you’ll feel like it’s yours alone. This expanse is renowned for panoramic sunrises, and it is just right for sunbathing, scuba diving, beach sports and swimming with horses.


Hibiscus Family-friendly pool set in the Hibiscus gardens, complete with swim-up bar.

Eclipse infinity-edge This saltwater pool overlooks the Caribbean Sea.

Olympic Lap Pool Your workout will be a lot more fun in our Olympic-sized lap pool. A quiet area, it is also perfect for relaxing and catching up with that novel you’ve been wanting to read.

Private Pools Most of our cottages and all of our villas come with semi-private and private pools.


He'll be your favourite person when he appears by your lounger at the beach with a chilled fruit punch to quench your thirst.


Take part in this genuine Jamaican experience featuring all types of jerk dishes, grill stations and hot pots. The family will be entertained by steel band and congo drum performances, fire eaters, dancers and even crab racing! Join us at Sunrise Beach for an evening under the stars where you'll want to kick off your shoes and dance to the rhythmic Caribbean beats.

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