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Idle Awhile The Beach

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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed with the Idle Awhile group for several years in a row now and this was my best vacation so far. I choose to stay at the White House. It offers privacy away from the main buildings but only a short walk to...More

1  Thank Eddine G
Response from Kerry Ann S, Front Office at Idle Awhile The BeachResponded 3 days ago

Dear Eddine, Thank you for making Idle Awhile your home away from home. We look forward in seeing you each year. The dream team miss you already and can't wait for you to be home. Warm regards, Nicholas.

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Idle Awhile Beach has been our favorite place to vacation for over a decade. The Caribbean flare of the rooms and the personable staff who go out of their way to please makes each visit memorable. We've made life long friends of the staff at...More

1  Thank MichiganNegrillover
Response from Kerry Ann S, Guest Relations Manager at Idle Awhile The BeachResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Jackie & Rick, We miss you both already :-) Thank you for choosing Idle Awhile as your home away from home, We appreciate you taking the time out to write your feedback. We are so happy that you enjoy our friendly staff and the...More

Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Like many in Nigril it's directly on the beach, but it wins in tastefullness and elegance. Small differences like better sunbeds and better food make it stand out from it's neighbours. It draws a mixed chilled crowdMore

1  Thank imbapak
Response from Kerry Ann S, Guest Relations Manager at Idle Awhile The BeachResponded 18 April 2018

Dear Imbapak, Thank you for making it Negril's Idle Awhile resort, for sharing your lovely review. We are happy to know that we stand out as we aim to satisfy your every needs. It was indeed a pleasure having you with us as we look...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018

In Negril, we always stay at Idle Awhile The Beach - Rooms are always clean, Every person on staff has always been Pleasant and anxious to accommodate us in Every Way! Quiet Restaurant on the Beach has consistently good food and drinks! It's the whole...More

Thank Adrienne T
Response from Kerry Ann S, Guest Relations Manager at Idle Awhile The BeachResponded 11 April 2018

Dear Adrienne T, What a beautiful review we miss you guys so much. Thank you for the shout out to Idle Awhile staff, they truly are what makes Idle Awhile a home away from home. Thanks for the continuous support over the years. We cant...More

Reviewed 6 April 2018

We booked a last minute, one night stay at Idle Awhile's beach location and our experience exceeded our expectations. We had a garden view room (#202) which overlooked lush greenery. While it was raining upon our arrival, being able to sit on the balcony and...More

1  Thank JWoo76
Response from Kerry Ann S, Guest Relations Manager at Idle Awhile The BeachResponded 7 April 2018

Dear JWoo76, Thank you for choosing our Resort as your Vacation Destination. We truly appreciate you taking the time to share your review. We are also very much appreciative of your feedback, as well as favorable comments about service. Thanks again for your review and...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Shuttle Bus Service
Laundry Service
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$196 - US$311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
#10 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$196 - US$311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#10 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
#10 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Ryan A
11 April 2018|
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Response from Bequia1 | Reviewed this property |
All rooms are close to the beach (and very nice), as I recall.....but only a few have views of the beach from the first or second floor. I'd check with the hotel to confirm which rooms these are. The only room I really... More
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locokirky
28 February 2018|
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Response from Kerry Ann S | Property representative |
Hi, Thank you for your interest in Idle Awhile. Idle Awhile is a lovely property, it's small and intimate. Our food prices varies, see the ranges below: Breakfast: $5 - $12 plus tax & service charge Lunch: $7 - $20... More
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avalerien08
4 November 2017|
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Response from Kerry Ann S | Property representative |
Hello Avalerien, We do not have a play ground, only the beach area where kids tends to hang out for most of their days. We have a few cribs available and a high chair for guest to use. Let us know if you have any other... More
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"There is not a bad room on the property,"
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"Higher floor away from road."
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"Upper floor, ocean view (vs. street) would be preferable"
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"Keep away from the road"
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