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Hotel Riu Palace Tropical Bay

#20 of 85 Hotels in Negril
Certificate of Excellence
15/06/2017 16/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We've been there for 10 days in beginning of May. The room: OK. we got ocean view room, so the view was great and the in general the room was fine, no complains here. The food: very-very average. Deserts: below average. The specialty restaurants: you can skip Asian (only the name, but not the food has something "Asian" in it;...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I visited Tropical Bay back in 2005 and thought I'd stay here again. Nice property with all the usual amenities. Negril beach is fantastic as usual. Food was good, service good, housekeeping, overall service was excellent. Front desk staff at check in was exceptional. If there was one annoyance I would have to say it would be the attitude and...

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1Thank koolrunnins
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is extremely well run, very well maintained, lovely and clean and an excellent place to stay. The room we stayed in was 1311, this was situated in a quiet area, beach facing. It was on the 2nd floor ( there are no lifts) not a problem for most people. Our room decor was to my taste colonial dark...

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2Thank Carol B
Factoryville, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yes the buildings are old, but, very well maintained and charming. We experienced no issues with our room, nor anywhere else on the resort. The staff at the resort were all amazing. The food and drink were top notch.

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1Thank Bill H
Houston
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I REALLY enjoyed staying here. I think much of it had to do with it being 'all-inclusive'. My wife is a bit of a health-nut, so I was a little concerned the food wouldn't be up to par...but there were PLENTY of healthy food options. Fruits, salads, etc, were readily available at most hours of the day. My kids loved...

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7Thank houstondmd
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A previous reviews have stated, it is an older resort. You don't get the immediate WOW factor when you walk in the lobby for the first time, but what they have is great staff, food and service. While they are currently painting all the building white which will improve the overall look greatly, it would be good as well if...

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4Thank Dana M
New Haven, Connecticut
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

2nd Riu property I've stayed at. The staff here was superb and the beach and pool were great. The room was clean and adequate. The food choices were good; the buffet breakfast and dinners have a lot of choices. We tried the Japanese and Italian specialty restaurants and thought they were good. I haven't stayed at any other "all inclusive"...

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Huntsville, Alabama
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Second year back to Riu Palace Tropical Bay, Negril. Staff always super friendly clean rooms great service. The food is fantastic. Great beach access along with fun events at the pool. Bartenders are great. Can't wait to return. Fun times!

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

At check in we were helped by Christophe. He was very friendly and helpful. Our room wasn't ready yet so he told us to grab a drink and that lunch would be read in 20 minutes. The food. I'll start with breakfast. The buffet was great. They have an omelette/egg station set up and a pancake bar. All different types...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I just returned from one week vacation spent at this wonderful resort (May 13-20). I was there with my daughter. We were looking for a place to relax and bond with each other. I knew that the resort is 2 hours drive from Montego Bay airport. The transfer was smooth, the bus had A/C, it was a pleasant ride. Checking-in...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Renovated in summer 2008 * Located in Negril, on Jamaica's west coast * On the beachfront * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 1-storey main building and 2-storey buildings * Victorian-style architecture * Surrounded by 47,000 m2 / 56,500 sq. yards of lush gardens * 7.5 km / 4.7 miles from Negril West End * 6 km / 3.8 miles from various shops * 80 km / 48 miles from Montego Bay airport ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Palace Tropical Bay

Address: Norman Manley Blvd | Bloody Bay Beach, Negril, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
Price Range: €219 - €463 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Riu Palace Tropical Bay 4*
Number of rooms: 416
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Also Known As:
Riu Palace Tropical Bay Hotel Negril
Riu Tropical Bay Jamaica
Riu Palace Tropical Bay Negril
Riu Tropical Bay Negril Jamaica
Negril Riu Tropical Bay Hotel
Riu Jamaica
Riu Tropical Jamaica
Hotel Style:
#6 Business Hotel in Negril
#12 Spa Hotel in Negril
#13 Luxury Hotel in Negril
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
#14 Family Hotel in Negril
#15 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
#21 Romantic Hotel in Negril
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“Ask for First floor partial beach facing its worth it. Block 3 is quiet.”
carolbL197CJ, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Bottom floor inside is the quietest.”
larryc9959, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with ocean view or partial ocean view are the best.”
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Caesareea, 21 May 2017 | Read review
“Ocean front was awesome!”
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ToesInTheSand23, 18 May 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in block one level two and had a lovely view.”
Juglos, 17 May 2017 | Read review
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