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Roots Bamboo

Norman Manley BLVD, Negril, Negril 3084, Jamaica
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Ranked #11 of 44 Specialty lodging in Negril
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Alberta Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 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

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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.

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Grand Portage, Minnesota
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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.

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jamaica
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57 reviews 57 reviews
8 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

Never had i ever experience such comfort!! When i arrived at Roots Bamboo i had a look at their rooms which were very simple but clean. I was then told of the beachfront room right on the beach. When i entered the room it was as if i had entered into a five star hotel room!! I was at home!... More

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Port Dover Ontario
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

Another great stay at my favorite place on GOD"S green earth.Greatest staff in all of Negril.My hosts Jerry and Opia Plummer ,two of the people that I like to call my friends and the greatest hosts in all of Jamaica. They made my stay the best so far. I had the pleasure of spending most of my stay in the... More

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Port Dover Ontario
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

Looking forward to my return to Roots Bamboo Beach inj Negril for 5 weeks including all of February.As far as I'm concerned it is the only place to stay in all of Jamaica .I have stayed all over the island and tried all of the plans but Roots Bamboo has been my favorite since the 80's Staying there enables me... More

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Washington, District of Columbia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

I went to Jamaica in Jan 2012 with my girlfriends and we came across Roots Bamboo. It is a great restaurant and club. Though we didn't stay there initially we checked out their accomodations and they are clean and inexpensive rooms. I went back solo in May and plan to return in August. The people are so friendly there. And... More

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Santa Cruz, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2012

Loved Loved the Roots bamboo. The walk to the entrance can be a little frightening like the red light district but once your in your welcomed by many locals as well as some tourist. Only place with good live music... The people are so fun.. Def recommend

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2010

I read the previous reviews. 5 times, 3 times? is that all. What I have found from my many trips to Roots Bamboo and Negril, it is not uncommon to run into someone who has been there more than 10 times. I have been to Jamaica 23 times since 1978, to Negril 20 times and I always found others that... More

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Windsor, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2010

My wife and I enjoy travel in many different ways. But our time in Jamaica is our most anticipated. We have been staying for a month but this year we tried 6 weeks. We use to travel the island but in 1988 I started staying at Roots Bamboo in Negril. Jerry,, Ted the owners son, is a pastry chef by... More

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Address: Norman Manley BLVD, Negril, Negril 3084, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
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