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Hotel Riu Palace Tropical Bay

4.0 of 5 Norman Manley Blvd | Bloody Bay Beach, Negril, Jamaica
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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I travelled here in February with my partner and it was the best two weeks ever! The staff are all so friendly and helpful and the hotel is amazing... There is always so much entertainment going on around the pool, beach and during the evening. We both loved the entertainment team (Sweety, Chicken, Happy Feet and OJ) The shows that... More 

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Saskatoon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We traveled with our 17 year old son and met some friends at the resort. A great time was had by all. Check in was great. They were ready for us when we arrived and our adjoining beachfront rooms were as requested. We were on our way to our room within 10 minutes of arrival. The rooms are exactly as... More 

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Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Had a great time here in February with my husband. Only complaints are 1-Trip was too short and 2-WiFi sucked. My husband and I were here for 4 nights. Didn't want to leave the kids for too long (parent's guilt), For the amount of travel involved, you need at least 6 nights. Food was great, better than other Riu's I... More 

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Cedar Creek, Nebraska
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Staff was excellent!! Food was great especially the steakhouse. Plan on gaining weight. All expectations were exceeded. Property is well kept. I have been to numerous properties in Jamaica and this one is my favorite.

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Bismarck, North Dakota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Riu Palace Tropical Bay February 2015 for our wedding. Our group consisted of 34 people, ages ranging from 4 to 72. The people in our group stayed 6-10 days. My husband and I stayed 10 beautiful days! Check-In When we arrived, we were welcomed with rum punch drinks which was really nice as it took awhile... More 

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des moines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We just spent the last week at the Riu Palace Tropical Bay. I was there with 3 friends which was a first as I usually travel with family. I have been to Jamaica many time but this was my first stay here. The property itself was beautiful, clean and well maintained. It was very pretty at night as it has... More 

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Saint George, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place has the best food , ever. I gained weight while there, and I couldn't control it, lol The staff were great and friendly. The only flaw I found was I couldn't seem to get enough coffee in my room. I loved going to the market, it definitely was an experience.and they also took us to just a regular... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

we always go away Feb half term to escape the UK cold and after spending the last 2 years at the Azul Sensatori in Mexico's Riveria Maya, decided to try Jamaica. We have previously been to Riu all inclusives in Cape Verde so expected less than the Sensatori..however it has definitely exceeded our expectations! Room- fabulous sea view...jaw dropping sunsets.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

First off, we booked our trip here in March after my husband proposed to me. We booked our trip for this resort as another couple had stayed here previously and had a great time! We worked with Sophia the wedding coordinator, SHE IS AMAZING TO WORK WITH! She put my mind at ease. No problems with the wedding, went smoothly... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great location if you enjoy the beach and want a laid back vacation. By laid back, I do not mean not having fun. We have a great time. While the facility could have a little updating in areas, the staff there were wonderful and very accomodating. The food was and the drinks were exactly how you order them. Rooms -... More 

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Address: Norman Manley Blvd | Bloody Bay Beach, Negril, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
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:
#9 Luxury Hotel in Negril
#13 Spa Hotel in Negril
#14 Family Hotel in Negril
#18 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
#18 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
#22 Romantic Hotel in Negril

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