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!
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
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.
Requests for a specific bedding arrangement or room location are fulfilled by the hotel based on availability.
Child 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).
Garden / Pool View Junior Suite- One king bed and one single bed. Private air-conditioned bedroom with one king-sized bed, one single bed, one bathroom, a small sitting area in bedroom, safe, satellite television, iPod® dock, DVD player (upon request), free Wi-Fi, iron & iron board and phone. It also offers a small kitchenette (with coffee maker, microwave and refrigerator filled with some family favorites) and a private balcony or terrace with a garden or pool view.
Garden / Pool View One Bedroom Suite- One king bed or two twin beds. Private air-conditioned bedroom and bathroom, separate living room with day-bed, dining room, kitchen with coffee maker, microwave and refrigerator. Private balcony or terrace, most with an ocean view. Rollaway bed and crib available at no extra charge. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults and 3 children under 16 years. Up to 540 square feet.
Garden / Pool View Two Bedroom Junior Suite- One king bed and two single beds. Private air-conditioned bedroom with two bathrooms, sitting area in bedroom, kitchenette with coffee maker, microwave and refrigerator. Private balcony or terrace, with a garden or pool view. Crib available at no extra charge. Minimum Occupancy: 2 adults. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults and 3 children under 16 years or 3 adults.
Garden / Pool View Two Bedroom Suite- Two king beds. Private air-conditioned master bedroom and full bathroom with shower and bathtub. The second private bedroom is also air-conditioned with a full bathroom with shower and bathtub. Separate living room with day-bed, dining room and kitchen with coffee maker, microwave and refrigerator. Balcony or patio, most with a view of the ocean. Minimum of 3 adults-Maximum 4 adults and 3 children. Up to 1,080 square feet.
Beachfront Two Bedroom Suite- Two king beds. Private air-conditioned master bedroom, complete with full bathroom with shower and bathtub. The second private bedroom is also air-conditioned with a full bathroom with shower and bathtub. Separate living room with day-bed, dining room and kitchen with coffee maker, microwave and refrigerator. Balcony or patio, most with a view of the ocean. Minimum of 3 adults-Maximum 4 adults and 3 children. Up to 1,080 square feet.
Beachfront Two Bedroom Junior Suite- One king bed and two twin beds. Private air-conditioned bedroom with two bathrooms. Sitting area in bedroom and kitchenette with coffee maker, microwave and refrigerator. Two Private balconies or terrace, with an Beach view. Crib available at no extra charge. Minimum Occupancy: 2 adults. Maximum occupancy: 2 adults and 3 children under 16 years or 3 adults.
Restaurants and Bars
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.