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Norman Manley Blvd, Negril, Jamaica
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Nirvana on the Beach
Ranked #5 of 90 Hotels in Negril
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rochester, Mi.
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2005

Having read a negative review on Nirvana I just had to write my review. We were lucky enough to find Nirvana 15 years ago and have been returning at least once a year since. Last year at Thanksgiving we took our whole family for a week. Nine adults and 6 grandchildren. Only three of us had ever been there before... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2005

Nirvana is not what we expected. We arrived in the US Spring break - and for the first few days it was VERY noisy with loud music from the bar next door. The gardens are also not as nice as adverstised and the staff certainly not as helpful/available as we were led to beleive, although they were friendly. Having said... More 

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South Casco, Maine
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2005

We just returned from a week at Nirvana (much too short) and were thrilled to find the same friendly, tranquil, inviting environment that we have experienced there many times over the years. This was the first time we stayed in the Upper Verandah suite and we just loved it. Nirvana may not be for everyone--if you want the cookie-cutter motel... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2005

My family has vacationed at Nirvana for the last six years. My daughter has virtually grown up there. The staff is always there for whatever you need, all you have to do is ask. The cabins and grounds are always well maintained and clean and because the cabins are off the beach, it's a quiet and restful vacation. Most of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2005

I`m confused.I just read a review about Nirvana...as relates to the exact same time that we ,a group of 13, were there also.It was for a 50th anniversary event.My in-laws sponsered this event and we were on a budget.Because they are yearly world traverlers,we booked the downstairs Verandah for them specicaly..This unit is a `what we call the realy modern... More 

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Palm Desert,CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2005

Having been a guest at Nivana two times,2000,2004 and reading a negitive review recently,I must tell you that Nirvana is not high-rise luxury.It is a very relaxing and friendly resort.I would not think of staying anywhere else in Jamacia.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2005

I went to Nirvana in September with 5 friends. The cottages were very clean, everything worked!! Being an American run hotel nothing was broken or not woking like other Jamaican hotels. The staff was great. We had a night watchman and a Beach watchman. We felt very safe. The girls cooked meals for us as we all pitched in and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2005

I, and eventually my family, have been going to Negril almost every year since 1976, and since happenning upon Nirvana about 15 years ago we wouldn't consider staying anywhere else. There's nothing like the immediate peace that descends upon us at each return visit. Before discovering Nirvana I had been a traveler usually in the explorer mode, checking out new... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2005

just a note to let you and your staff know that your service as well as the excellent accomadations have been and still are as good as ever. The time of my life keep it up I have recommended Nirvana to my co-workers at our company...you'll hear from them soon best jerry price

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Fairfax, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2005

My wife and I have been to Nirvana about twenty times and we would not consider staying at another location in Negril. We plan on returning again in January and can't wait to see the Gotlieb's and their staff (our away from home family) again. Their efforts to make use comfortable go far beyond our expectations every time we visit... More 

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Address: Norman Manley Blvd, Negril, Jamaica
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Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Nirvana On The Beach Hotel Negril
Nirvana On The Beach Negril
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Negril
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
#7 Romantic Hotel in Negril
#9 Best Value Hotel in Negril

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