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Round Hill Hotel & Villas Listed as #1 Hotel in Jamaica & #5 in the Caribbean by Travel + Leisure

Travel + Leisure, one of the most celebrated travel magazines in the U.S., revealed that Round Hill Hotel and Villas is the No. 5 Best Resort Hotel in the Caribbean and the No. 1 Hotel in Jamaica.  There were two other Jamaica resorts in the Top 10 in the Travel + Leisure 2016 World’s Best Resorts.

“We are truly honored to have been recognized by the readers of Travel + Leisure,” said Round Hill’s Managing Director Josef Forstmayr. “Our inclusion on this list of outstanding resorts reassures us that the contribution of our dedicated staff members truly stands out within the hospitality field. We are grateful for our committed team and look forward to upholding this placement while continuing to grow from here. We would also like to congratulate our neighbors at Golden Eye and Jamaica Inn on the outstanding achievement.”

Round Hill Private Beach

Now in its 21st year, Travel + Leisure readers voted on their favorite hotels, resorts, spas, airlines, cruise lines, tour operators, rental-car agencies, and more in the annual World’s Best Awards survey, honoring the best of the best in travel.

To celebrate this renowned accomplishment, Round Hill Hotel in Jamaica encourages travelers to experience the resort using the Weekly Villa Hideaway offer. Guests staying in one of the property’s 27 secluded Jamaica villas will be spoiled during their Jamaican getaway and can enjoy innovative gourmet cuisine from within the home with impeccable personalized service. Each villa radiates contemporary style and sophistication, and includes top-quality amenities such as dedicated villa staff, private pools and access to world class resort amenities – all worthy of receiving this year’s Travel + Leisure World Best Award. 

Villa 25 at Round Hill

Results are available now on and will be featured in the August issue of Travel + Leisure, on newsstands July 15, 2016.

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