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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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EQUESTRIAN CENTRE

For over 28 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 Turf and Surf Experience. The Stables provides horses and instruction suitable for beginners and experienced riders.

PONY PARK RIDES

Let our team help your child experience the joy of riding in a fun and safe environment. The park is home to rabbits, goats and donkeys as well as our ponies.

  • Ages | For children 6 years and under
  • Timings | Available for 9 am - 12 noon and 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Requirements | Please wear shorts or jeans, and closed shoes. Helmets are provided.
  • Pricing | US$30 per child

ROOKIES' ROUNDUP

A beginners’ ride that starts with a lesson in the arena followed by a walk around the resort.

  • Ages | Adults and children over 6 years
  • Timings | 3 pm Duration: 40 mins
  • Requirements | Long pants/jeans and shoes/sneakers. Riders must be under 230 lbs
  • Pricing | US$80 per person

TURF & SURF

One of our most popular rides, it includes a swim with the horses. Some riding experience necessary.

  • Ages | Adults and children over 10 years
  • Timings | Available at 8:30 am and 9:30 am The ride lasts about 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Requirements | Long pants/jeans and shoes/sneakers. Swimsuit underneath clothes. Riders must know how to swim and must be under 230 lbs
  • Pricing | US$160 per person

PRIVATE LESSONS

One of our most popular rides, it includes a swim with the horses. Some riding experience necessary.

  • Ages | For children over 6 years
  • Timings | Contact the Equestrian Centre to arrange a time
  • Requirements | N/A
  • Pricing | US$100 per person

EMPOWERMENT

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/jeans and shoes/sneakers. Riders must be under 230 lbs
  • Pricing | US$100 per person

SAND STROLL

A scenic and calm trek to the bay at Half Moon. Take a quick turn in the Arena with a “likkle” guidance from one of our friendly trainers before riding to the Sunrise Beach and along the shore. Helmets, which are provided, are mandatory.

  • Ages | Adults only
  • Timings | Contact the Equestrian Centre to arrange a time
  • Requirements | Long pants/jeans and shoes/sneakers. Riders must be under 230 lbs
  • Pricing | US$100 per person

WATER SPORTS

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.

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INCLUSIVE WATER SPORTS

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

SAILING

Hobie Wave, Hobie Getaway and windsurfing.

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

MOTORISED WATER SPORTS

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

SCUBA DIVING

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

TENNIS & SQUASH

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 11 floodlit courts, which are complemented by International Tennis Federation and US Professional Tennis Registry coaches.

PRIVATE TENNIS LESSON

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$70 for one person US$90 for two people

ADULTS CLINIC

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 | 7 am - 7 pm
  • Pricing | US$30 Duration: 1 hour

CHILDREN'S CLINIC

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

  • Timings | 7 am - 7 pm
  • Pricing | US$25 Duration: 1 hour

PRIVATE SQUASH LESSON

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

  • Timings | 7 am - 7 pm
  • Pricing | US$70 Duration: 1 hour

FITNESS

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. Try yoga or Pilates, or get in gear at our Spinning® 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.

  • Custom-designed Spinning® studio with pro bikes and state-of-the-art sound system
  • 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, water sports or golf on a par-72 championship course

ANANCY CHILDREN'S VILLAGE

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$35 per child.

Full Day: They’ll enjoy a snack and lunch while they’re with us. US$55 per child.

3-Day Package: Daily snack and lunch is provided. US$140 per child.

4-Day Package: Includes a snack and lunch every day. US$185 per child.

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

FAMILY TIME

Family moments 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 this winter!

Caribbean getaway with your loved ones

  • Uncover the Children's Village
  • Meet on the Tennis Courts
  • Set Sail on the Sea
  • BBQ on the Beach
  • Saddle Up at the Equestrian Centre
  • Endless Beach Days and Pool Playtime

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STAY LONGER - 5TH NIGHT FREE

Book your 5-night stay at Half Moon and receive the last night complimentary. Resort offerings include two of our unique accommodation experiences, Founders Cove and Rose Hall Villas; a wide range of activities, specialty dining and more.

BOOK NOW

Book by March 20, 2020 and stay by April 4, 2020. Book 3 days in advance. This promotion includes accommodation only. Rate is per room/per night, based on double occupancy. Valid on all room categories in Founders Cove at Half Moon, and villas at Rose Hall Villas. Minimum stay of 5 nights required. Blackout dates apply. Subject to availability. A stay is defined as consecutive nights spent at resort, regardless of check-in/check-out activity. This promotion may be withdrawn at any time, is capacity controlled and may not combined with any other promotion. A credit card is required at time of booking. Standard deposit and cancellation policies are in effect. Applies to new bookings only. Spa credit cannot be exchanged for cash alternative or transferred to another room, or transferred to a future stay.

Terms & Conditions Apply All offers are subject to availability at the time of reservation. Offers are not valid in conjunction with any other offer or contract and do not apply to groups. Rates are per room, per night, vary by arrival date and/or length of stay, and do not include applicable taxes, Resort service charges, levies, gratuities or surcharges unless otherwise noted. Early departure fees may apply. Rates are subject to change.

BEACH & POOLS

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. 

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.

POOLS

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

Eclipse infinity-edge Scheduled for debut in Spring 2019. This adults-only infinity edge saltwater pool will overlook 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 private and semi-private pools.

BEACH BUTLER

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

BBQ ON THE BEACH

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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