About the hotel

St James's Club & Villas is an exclusive hideaway on a tranquil 100-acre peninsula with two white-sand beaches and sweeping views of Mamora Bay. The sheer range of activities at St James's Club & Villas makes for exceptional value holidays, with 6 distinctive swimming pools, a spa and salon, a range of delicious dining options, and an award-winning kids club. The service here is outstanding too, with a long-standing reputation for thoughtful, caring service that makes every escape a truly special occasion. The Village area of the resort even provides larger villa-style accommodations ideal for larger groups who want to discover the Caribbean together. You can pass the time relaxing to the laid-back tempo of the island, or strike out and make the most of a range of water sports and boat tours. St James's Club & Villas is an elegant, welcoming and refreshing retreat that awaits all holidaymakers with open arms.

  • Sequestered location on a peaceful 100-acre peninsula
  • Two glorious beaches: one facing west, one facing east
  • Village of luxurious villa accommodations for larger groups

At a glance
St James's Club & Villas location
Couples Family Free Weddings Beachfront Relaxing Eco-friendly

Club Rooms & Royal Suites

St. James's Club & Villas offers an excellent range of elegant accommodations ranging from contemporary guestrooms to luxurious villas. All rooms and suites at James's Club & Villas come with everything you need for comfort and relaxation.

Club Rooms

Club Rooms await you with indulgent rooms or suites with a variety of excellent inclusions:

  • Hardwood furnishings
  • Two double beds or a king-sized bed
  • Terracotta floors
  • Private balcony or terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fans
  • Cable television
  • full bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Direct-dial telephone
  • Radio-alarm clock
  • Garden views or partial ocean views
  • Premium Club Rooms are available with ocean views
  • Beachfront Club Rooms are available with easy beach access

Junior Suites

Located on the southern edge of The St James’s Club, the Junior Suites provide an oversized haven and are perfectly positioned for a short stroll to the resort's amenities. In-room luxuries include:

  • Over 400 sq ft of living space
  • Open air balcony with stunning views of the turquoise reef-flecked sea
  • King-size bed
  • Air-conditioning
  • In-room refrigerator
  • Coffee maker
  • In-room safe
  • Writing desk
  • Hair dryer
  • Flat screen television
  • Bathroom with double vanity
  • Oversized bath with shower
  • Available from 03 Jan 2019 onwards

Royal Suites

The 48 waterfront Royal Suites are the best rooms in The Club area of the resort, offering spectacular views over Mamora Bay. Each Royal Suite will uplift your holiday experiences with a host of added amenities:

  • Sunken living room with marbled top wet bar
  • Floor-to-ceiling windows
  • Private furnished balcony
  • Expansive bathroom with his-and-hers showers and deep soaking tub
  • HD flat-screen TVs
  • iPod docking stations
  • DVD players and internet access
  • Royal Spa Suites are available with a daily 45 Minute spa treatment from a set menu


Ideal for couples, families and groups, The Village at St James's Club & villas offers 13 two-bedroom villas, all of which overlook Mamora Bay from a glorious patio or balcony. The vast villas come with loads of extra space and facilities ideal for larger groups of holidaymakers.

  • Private bath and shower
  • Separate dining and living areas
  • Master bedroom and second bedroom with all the standard facilities
  • Full kitchen
  • Balcony or patio overlooking Mamora Bay
  • Plush bathrobes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fans
  • Televisions
  • Two three-bedroom villas are also available, accommodating up to eight persons

Exceptional Dining

St. James's Club & Villas features four restaurants and a beachside grill, and dedicated children's menus for the junior holidaymakers.

Rainbow Garden

The eponymous tropical garden of the Rainbow Garden Restaurant provides a lush Caribbean backdrop for breakfast, lunch and à la carte dinners. Afternoon tea is served daily on the adjacent patio 16:00 - 17:00.

Coco's Beach Restaurant

Coco's Beach Restaurant & Bar is a casual dining venue with classically Caribbean ocean views. Open for a la carte breakfast 07:30 - 11:00 with a self-serve fruit and pastry bar. Open for dinner, reservations required. Serving Caribbean delicacies in a tapas style.

The Docksider Restaurant & Bar

The Docksider offers waterfront dining overlooking Mamora Bay from 11:00 - 16:00, specialising in Caribbean-inspired dishes that use freshly caught fish

The Beach Bar & Grill

The Beach Bar & Grill serves up burgers, grilled chicken sandwiches, hot dogs, drinks, cocktails, and other beachside favourites until 18:00 daily.


Open all day for dining 11:00 - 23:00. Serving a range of pasta, pizza, paninis, salads and burgers.

Piccolo Mondo

Piccolo Mondo is the resort's fine dining restaurant, passionately serving Italian cuisine with Caribbean twists. The restaurant's hillside setting provides breathtaking bay views perfect for a romantic dinner for two. A small surcharge is required to dine at Piccolo Mondo.

Everything You Need

St. James's Club & Villas has a range of facilities on-site to keep you happy and entertained:

  • 4 restaurants and 5 bars
  • 2 Great Beaches, one facing east and one facing west
  • 6 swimming pools (including family and adult-only pools)
  • 4 tennis courts
  • Air-conditioned fitness centre
  • Spa Tranquility (recently refurbished)
  • Guest Services, tour desk and car hire
  • Complimentary "wireless hot spot" in the Lobby and Garden Patio area
  • 18-Slip Marina

Kids Club

The award-winning kidz club is a safe and exciting place for your kids to make the most of your time in the Caribbean. Experienced staff run a schedule of different activities throughout the day, changing weekly to keep everything exciting. The creative activities on offer are executed with typical Caribbean flair, ranging from treasure hunts and crab races to fun crafts such as mask-making and finger-painting.

Water Sports

Make the most of the glorious Caribbean shoreline at St. James's Club & Villas:

  • Diving
  • Windsurfing
  • Sailing
  • Kayaking
  • Stand-up paddle boarding
  • Marina & Catamaran Cruises

Land Sports

There's still plenty to do if you'd prefer to stay dry:

  • Tennis
  • Billiards
  • Golf
  • Fitness Centre
  • Sunbathe on 2 beaches

Tranquility Body & Soul Spa

The Tranquility Body & Soul Spa is an expansive and elegantly appointed hideaway for restorative treatments. The spa has 5 suites and one couples' suite, all of which offer private bathrooms and showers. An outdoor treatment provides wonderful views overlooking the Mamora Bay, perfectly complemented by Pevonia Botanica spa products and a full-service salon.

Weddings in Paradise

St James's Club & Villas is a glamorous Caribbean destination perfect for a wonderful wedding ceremony. Panoramic terraces, scented gardens and breathtaking beaches make for romantic venues and unforgettable experiences.

Free Elite Wedding Package

The Elite package is free for couples staying 12 nights or more at St James's Club & Villas in a beachfront room or higher.

  • Services of a wedding co-ordinator, marriage officer and witness (if required)
  • Registrar costs and ceremony charges
  • Bouquet of fresh, local flowers for the bride
  • Decorated wedding venue
  • Boutonniere for the groom
  • One-tier wedding cake
  • One bottle of champagne
  • All taxes and gratuities

Optional Extras

  • Photography
  • Videos
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Private dinners
  • Additional champagne
  • Beauty treatments
  • Local entertainment


Recapture on your special day with St James's Club & Villa's Renewal of Vows Package:

  • Services of the wedding co-ordinator
  • Decorated nuptial venue
  • Services of the registrar
  • A Renewal of Vows cake
  • A bottle of chilled champagne to toast the ceremony

Optional Extras

  • Photography
  • Videos
  • Hors d'oeuvres
  • Private dinners
  • Additional champagne
  • Beauty treatments


St James's Club & Villas fly the flag for going green with this environment-conscious practices:

  • Air conditioning units are fitted with special attachments to detect open doors and windows
  • Sustainable cleaning procedures
  • Solar powered laundry facilities
  • Desalinization plant process which yields 110,000 gallons of freshwater a day.
  • Growing an artifical coral reef to increase local marine life and stop erosion

St James's Club & Villas has been awarded the Green Globe Certificate for sustainable tourism highlighting their commitment to making positive contributions to people and the planet.

With Elite Island Resorts you are not only a valued guest, but a treasured friend. Each of their 8 properties is a vibrant gateway into the island it calls home, where culture and hospitality coincide to create truly authentic Caribbean experiences. Think Caribbean, think Elite.

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