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 Sunset Beach Resort & Spa and its Sister Resort, 
Sunset at the Palms, Receiving $27 million
Investment; Themed Water Park to be Built


Montego Bay, JAMAICA (June 9, 2004) - Sunset Beach Resort & Spa, Jamaica's best value all-inclusive resort, announces significant resort improvements. The expansion plan, coupled with a resort refurbishment at its sister resort, Sunset at the Palms, will represent a USD $27 million investment.

Facilities to be completed for Winter 2005 season:

  • A themed Water Park with two water slides, waterfalls, meandering river, Jacuzzis, incorporating a unique fantasy mountain, fort and pirate ship feature 
  • Second wedding gazebo in new Water Park area
  • Entirely upgraded children's facility including a disco, stage for special events and a new kid's swimming pool (kid's club is from ages 2-12)
  • Expanded and upgraded Banana Walk, the resort's signature buffet dining venue
  • New Teen Entertainment Center
  • A new beach bar, grill and entertainment area will replace the existing facilities
  • Upgraded Tennis Pavilion with viewing stands and additional function area
  • Public area renovations to the garden lobby including the bar and lounge, expanded outdoor promenade area and completely refurbished lobby
Additionally, a new room block of guestrooms, all with full ocean view, will be added on the east 'sun side' of the resort; an expansive swimming pool will be a central feature with some select swim up guestrooms. This is scheduled for completion for the winter 2006 season.
At the 85-room Sunset at the Palms, guests will enjoy newly renovated guest rooms and upgraded facilities. Soft, gauzy fabrics accented by jewel tones will give the resort a laid-back, chic, Indonesian feel. Additional plans for the refurbishment campaign will include the refurbishment and expansion of the existing dining room, a new treetop level restaurant overlooking the royal palm preserve and a new spa treatment facility. Upgrades to include public areas, centralized music system, satellite television system, new beachfront restroom facilities, 
Sunset Beach Resort & Spa
Montego Bay, Jamaica
beach bar and grill, and the fitness center. A complete landscaping overhaul will also take place. The refurbishment is set for completion for winter 2005.

Andria Mitsakos
PH: 561.266.0568
Also See: The Negril Cabins Resort Rebrands to Sunset at the Palms; Ian Kerr the Managing Director / April 2004
Sandals Resorts Merging Two Properties to Create Sandals Grande Ocho Rios Beach & Villa Resort / April 2004
Sandals Adding 7th Resort in Jamaica, the 360 room Whitehouse Under Construction / June 2003

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