McDonald Family Reunion – Negril, Jamaica – June 22-26, 2017

Dear Family & Friends:

We hope you will be able to join us as we celebrate the joy of family!

Our host hotel for accommodations is the RIU Negril located approximately 1 hour and 20 minutes from the Montego Bay International Airport.

We have reserved a block of rooms for you to come and enjoy the weekend together and participate in the many activities planned in the area.

Reservations will be confirmed on a “first come, first served” basis so we encourage you to make your reservation right away. Be sure to make reservations through Claire Skies Travel, our designated travel agency, so that your reservation will be made at the special rates within our reserved group block.

We look forward to seeing you there!

The McDonald Family.

Official Group Travel Dates:

June 22 – 26, 2017

You may arrive/depart any day, provided your stay includes dates within the period of June 22 – 26, 2017 for a minimum stay of 3 nights. Additional nights available upon request and subject to availability at time of booking.


  • Round-trip transfers to and from the Montego Bay Airport
  • Accommodations in a Standard or Ocean View room as selected.
  • Hotel All-Inclusive Plan
  • (Breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks & bar beverages daily)
  • 24-hour snacks
  • Daily activities & nightly entertainment
  • Non-motorized water sports per hotel all-inclusive plan
  • Room taxes & service charges on included features


Airfare is NOT included in the land package price but may be added if you wish. Flight information will be required to arrange airport transfers.

Hotel Riu Negril:

The Hotel Riu Negril is an all-inclusive hotel overlooking Jamaica’s spectacular Bloody Bay Beach. The large number of services it offers its guests makes it one of the best hotels in Negril in which to enjoy an unforgettable vacation with RIU Hotels & Resorts.

RIU Negril - Overview


This hotel in Negril, Jamaica has over 400 rooms in 4 independent buildings, offering you maximum comfort. In its rooms you will find satellite TV, air conditioning, a safe and a minibar with a drink dispenser, as well as many other amenities. In addition, all of the rooms have a balcony or terrace from which to enjoy the impressive views from the Hotel Riu Negril.

RIU Negril - Standard Room

Rate Grid - Standard Room

Rate Grid - Ocean View

Room Policies:

Bedding – 2 doubles, or 1 King Bed – based on availability, requests are not guaranteed.

Maximum occupancy – (4) – 2 adults/2 children  12 years and under OR 3 adults/1 child 12 years and under.

Kids stay free! Guests are allowed to have up to two (2) kids age 12 years and younger stay free of charge when sharing a guest room with two paying adults.

The first 2 persons in the room regardless of age pay the adult rate.


The facilities at our all-inclusive hotel in Negril were designed to offer you everything you need to enjoy a one of a kind getaway. You can enjoy the warm Jamaican climate in its pools with a swim-up bar, take part in water sports on the beach such as scuba diving, kayaking and windsurfing or relax at the Renova Spa facilities, a full-service beauty and wellness center.

RIU Negril - Main Pool

RIU Negril Pool Overview

Kid’s Club:

Your vacation in Jamaica is guaranteed to be fun thanks to the entertainment program we have prepared for you. The activities we offer you throughout the day, the live shows and the RiuLand Kids’ Club, a special program for the little ones, will ensure the whole family has fun at the Hotel Riu Negril.

RIU Negril Waterpark


The gastronomy at the Hotel Riu Negril stands out for its variety. At the 5 hotel restaurants, you can enjoy delicious Italian and Asian food, the best steakhouse in the pool area and an authentic Jamaican barbecue at the beach bar. In addition, the authentic American buffet breakfast with show cooking stations offered by this hotel in Negril will give you the energy you need to enjoy your getaway to the fullest.

RIU Negril - Buffet

RIU Negril - Restaurant

RIU Negril - Asia Restaurant

Back to Details


Although we know you wouldn’t dream of canceling your vacation under normal circumstances, the unexpected sometimes happens.

To protect your investment, we strongly urge all travelers to purchase trip insurance and to do so with your initial trip deposit to ensure full coverage eligibility.

Insurance: All-in-One Travel Protection -1-4 nights $64.99 hotel only, 5+ nights 99.99 hotel only (children 2-17 pay 50%)*includes cancel for any reason prior to check-in, medical coverage, trip interruption/delay reimbursement* Must be purchased at time of initial deposit.


– An initial deposit of $100 per room  is due by Monday July 31, 2016 to guarantee   your space at the exclusive group rate.

– A 2nd deposit of $100 per room is due by September 30, 2016. 

– Final payment is due no later than March 31, 2017.

Suggested payment plan with pre-authorized credit card: (based on 3 night/double occupancy cost)

$100 per person due 9/30/16,  10/31/16,  11/30/16,  1/31/16
Full balance due no later than March 31, 2017


Initial trip deposit and subsequent payments are non-refundable without travel insurance.


Email: or call 240-463-5490


U.S. CITIZENS: Valid passports are mandatory for everyone traveling internationally, and for entering or re-entering the United States by air. Many destinations require passports to be valid at least six (6) months past the scheduled end of your trip, and contain at least 3 blank pages for official use. Travelers intending to secure (or renew) a passport, are encouraged to do so at least 4 months prior to travel. No visas or special immunizations are required for this itinerary.

MINORS: When a minor is not accompanied by both parents or legal guardian we recommend that the responsible adult traveling with the minor take along an original, notarized, signed letter from the absent parent/legal guardian authorizing the minor to travel with you. Please check with your air carrier.

NON-US CITIZENS: are advised to contact the Embassy of Jamaica at 202-452-0660 and obtain the specific entry requirements for their nationality.