Rose Hall, Montego Bay, to Drop Ritz-Carlton Affiliation

The 427-room Ritz-Carlton, Rose Hall, in Montego Bay, Jamaica, has been  purchased by Playa Hotels and Resorts, according to Travel Weekly,M&C's sister publication. As of May 20, the property no longer will fly the Ritz-Carlton flag. The resort, which has 25,000 square feet of meeting space, a golf course, a spa and five restaurants, will operate under the Playa Brand. The new owner plans to refurbish the place by year's end.