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“Worst ever I been” 2 of 5 stars
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Negril Palms Hotel
3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Norman Manley Boulevard, Negril, Jamaica (Formerly The Palms Resort)   |  
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Ranked #52 of 90 Hotels in Negril
St. Petersburg, Russia
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Worst ever I been”
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

We been there in january. first I want to say that its not 3*. In bathroom nothing... except soap. bedroom ... hmmm. NO fridge. doors not closing (fix) from inside. moscito.
And... its not safe:
1) do not leave your money in safe. almost all our group lose it from safe.
2) more for men!!! do not leave your jeans out from baggage - they can gone! AND WE SURE FOR 100% THAT IT WAS MADE SOMEONE FROM STUFF!!!!!!
3) sleep here can be dangerous. one night , some woman go into the 3 rooms with machete and stole the phones, Ipad, money. She was catched by one our guy. and, thanks God that his money was back. but stuff from others room was still in police.
So the plus is - SEA, SUN, BEACH.

Room Tip: If you want to be far from road choose rooms in second floor and from 406/7/8 It was nice rooms!
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  • Stayed January 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

We stayed at this resort and upon arriving there the first night our shower was clogged and draining black water. The shower floors are made of wooden planks (very unsanitary) so there was mildew underneath turning the water black. Overall the bathroom was unclean. The towels are filthy and dirty with stains we asked for another set and they looked exactly the same. THERE WAS NO HOT WATER in our room, we asked other guests and they reported the same. The staff in the morning her name is Charmaine she is the rudest, saracastic person I've ever encountered. Only the night receptioist was nice and helpful. The actual grounds of the hotel is beautiful but the rooms are horrible and customer service is terrible. Right on the beach. It sucks that the room was so bad because the location was great but you get what you pay for with this hotel. Please go somewhere else. Oh yea and one plus is the restaurant was delicous, Flex is the cook, and he is great!!!

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled with friends
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 1 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 2 of 5 stars Service
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Ohio
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

The hotel was great. some of the reviews are true about maintenance. wasn't really a biggie to me. I didn't expect marble floors, blow dryers, coffee makers, 1000 count sheets. that isn't visiting Jamaica to me. the shower was less than warm. service for dinner was slow. every place was slow. you are on Jamaican time mon!! this place is an excellent value. beach is a few steps away!! if you are on vacation to relax and forget about home, go here.

  • Stayed April 2013
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Rockville, Maryland
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2013

Hotel was clean and relatively safe, the staff could have been friendlier and the food at the restaurant was sub pare. The price was good, and that's a plus. The location is great but didn't like the amount of vendors that seem to lounge about on the hotels beach chairs selling things.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 3 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 3 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Delray Beach, Florida
1 review
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2013

Clean and polynesian style rooms. Sometimes a loss of shower water pressure, but no big deal. Short walk to beach, pool and bar area.

Great location, because next door is a cool pool hall on one side, and "Annies Thrill Corner" on the other side.

Hotel employees very gracious.

  • Stayed April 2013, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
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Front Royal, Virginia, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

The room was basic and comfortable. The restaurant food was good and average priced for the area and the service staff there were very nice. Our bartenders were personable and for island standards they did things at a faster pace than most. This is not a luxury hotel so if you want golden faucets and down comforters, this is not the place. But if you want a nice beachfront hotel for an affordable rate, I recommend this hotel.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

the rooms were very basic no chairs in room but two chairs on balcony we stayed in room 101 very noisy would not stay there again. bathroom did not even have a hook to put robe on etc. it was aslo extemely noisy at day and night. you could here all the traffic and noise from local bar that was open until about 3.00am or later could not get a good night sleep there. we booked until the thursday but moved out the tuesday. no refund through so read small print.

Room Tip: make sure you bring own shower gel not supplied just soap available
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  • Stayed March 2013, traveled as a couple
    • 2 of 5 stars Value
    • 3 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 2 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 3 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Negril Palms Hotel

Address: Norman Manley Boulevard, Negril, Jamaica (Formerly The Palms Resort)
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
#30 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Negril Palms Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 33
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Negril Palms Hotel is an intimate, tropical hideaway perfect for couples, families and singles, and centrally located on the world famous 7 mile beach in Negril. Negril Palms is just a short walking distance from all of Negril's well known beach attractions and entertainment hot-spots. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
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