We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
2.0 of 5 Cabin/Campground   |   Norman Manley BLVD, Negril, Negril 3084, Jamaica
Hotel amenities
Roots Bamboo
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 3 more sites!
Save
You added Roots Bamboo to your Saves list
Ranked #11 of 46 Specialty Lodging in Negril
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
347sunshinegirl52 Pembroke Pines, Florida
Write a Review

23 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    16
    3
    3
    0
    1
See reviews for
Families
0
3
7
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (6)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (23)
  • Mar-May only
    (8)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (4)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (4)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (7)
All months
Pembroke Pines, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best small hotel to stay in Negril. Been going there since 1992 and has never been disappointed. Would recommend to anyone. Very clean and Nuff vibes. Respect to the owner Denise....love what you are doing.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brooklyn.ny
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My usual spot and only hang out is "ROOTS" for years. Was on a 10years hiatus visiting other countries and this of course my very favorite. Very vibesy meeting locals and foreigners alike. This place has undergone major transformation and am loving it; making its' mark of been one of negril's top spot in entertainment and food. The staff is... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Roots Bamboo is... good souls, great vibes, incredible food and a staff that feels like family! My wife and I and many of our close friends have stayed at Roots Bamboo for 2+ weeks, for the last 7 years. Friends of ours, Barry and Mar (25+ years going to roots) were always insisting we come and try a week. We... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York City, New York
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Roots is a good spot to stay if you want to save money, but the main issue I have with the area is you get harassed on the beach by locals to buy things. I see your selling things I don't need people to hoot and holler at me or stand in my path as I am walking to try... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pine Hill, New Jersey
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

This was absolutely the best of the best thing that you could ask for. It is literally 20 steps from the ocean. You can hear the waves all day and night. The porch gave you a birds eye view of everything going on up and down the beach. You never had to worry about coming out early to find your... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Thunder Bay, Canada
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

My friends and I went to Jamaica August 14 –22, 2014 and stayed at Fun Holidays. We were excited to find out that Roots Bamboo was next door where we frequented a few nights. We enjoyed the entertainment and drinks but most of all enjoyed our server Fireman! Fireman took excellent care of us and ensured we were safe and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Copenhagen, Denmark
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
27 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Don’t go there! Booking.com-reservation: "This room features a balcony with views of the Caribbean Sea". Reality: The first 2 days I had a balcony, but no views of the Caribbean Sea. Then I had to move to a hut next to the parking lot (no balcony and of course no views of the Caribbean Sea), where I stayed for 2... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Alberta Canada
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

I usually give a fairly unbiased review of the places I have stayed... and I will attempt to do so here, however, I should warn the reader that we stayed at this property upon recommendation from family friends and thus were treated like family when we stayed. I am quite sure that they are very friendly to everyone (I didn't... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 9
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013 via mobile

Roots Bamboo was awesome, bartender and entire staff very friendly and welcoming. They had a live band and a bonfire; needless to say I had an awesome time. The food was very very good and I was with the most beautiful woman in the world.

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Grand Portage, Minnesota
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2013

I like Roots Bamboo as you get the true Jamaican feel. Everyone is friendly and makes you feel at home. The rooms are clean and they are quite reasonable. They are upgrading the place right now and making it even nicer. Will be back soon.

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Roots Bamboo? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Roots Bamboo

Address: Norman Manley BLVD, Negril, Negril 3084, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Roots Bamboo 2*
Number of rooms: 14
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Booking.com, Venere, Despegar.com and Odigeo so you can book your Roots Bamboo reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Roots Bamboo Hotel Negril

28 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (27)
Viewed
View from room (4)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Other (13)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay