The Cardiff Hotel & Spa

Self Rated: 2.5 out of 5
8 Riketts Ave., Runaway Bay, Jamaica
4.0 out of 5 rating 94 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at The Cardiff Hotel & Spa in Runaway Bay, you'll be near the beach, within a 10-minute drive of Green Grotto Caves and Runaway Bay Beach. This resort is 14 mi (22.5 km) from Dolphin Cove and 14.1 mi (22.7 km) from Dunn's River Falls.


Make yourself at home in one of the 56 air-conditioned rooms featuring refrigerators and flat-screen televisions. Rooms have private furnished balconies. Cable programming and iPod docking stations are provided for your entertainment, while complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.


Pamper yourself with onsite massages, body treatments, and facials. Additional amenities at this resort include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands. The complimentary beach shuttle makes getting to the surf and sand a breeze.


Enjoy local and international cuisine at Isabella's, a restaurant which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of the room service (during limited hours). A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Runaway Bay Beach - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Cardiff Hall Beach - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Green Grotto Caves - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi
Puerto Seco Beach Park - 9.5 km / 5.9 mi
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Roman Catholic Church - 14.1 km / 8.8 mi
Dolphin Cove - 22.5 km / 14 mi
Dunn's River Falls - 22.7 km / 14.1 mi
Dunn's River Craft Park - 22.7 km / 14.1 mi
Mystic Mountain - 24.3 km / 15.1 mi
Ocho Rios Fort - 24.4 km / 15.2 mi
Columbus Foot Beach - 25.1 km / 15.6 mi
Reggae Xplosion Museum - 25.4 km / 15.8 mi
Taj Mahal Mall - 25.5 km / 15.8 mi
Island Village - 25.5 km / 15.9 mi
Turtle Beach - 25.6 km / 15.9 mi

The preferred airport for The Cardiff Hotel & Spa is Montego Bay (MBJ-Sir Donald Sangster Intl.) - 73 km / 45.4 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 12pm.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the resort prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

  • Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.
  • The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Wedding services
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Porter/bellhop
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Gift shops or newsstand
  • -Concierge services
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Business center
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Free beach shuttle
  • -Number of floors - 2
  • -Number of buildings/towers - 4
  • -Total number of rooms - 56
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Meeting rooms