I stayed from Jan. 29-Feb. 8th 2013 and enjoyed every minute. I always went to mexico, every year. I will always return to Firefly every year from now on. I've never felt so at home or safe as i did at Firefly. They are all so welcoming. Made many new friends that return at the same time every year, i will now be one of them :) The staff, including security, make sure you are taken care of and safe. The room i had was very clean, keep in mind, it is not a fancy resort. It's more like your first apartment, cute, comfy, like home. You have a bath, kitchen,bedroom, in the style room i had. There are less expensive rooms also. All accomedations are clean and decorated the way you would expect in Jamaica in one of the oldest hotels in Negril. The beach is just fabulous!! There is nudity,Cheap entertainment...LOL!! Some are nude, most are not. People aren't up walking around nude, just while laying in the sun. I saw some negative comments on here. I have to say, you can't please everyone...so keep that in mind ;) I had the BEST vacation i've ever had at Firefly. No issues what so ever, no mold, no bugs, always had hot water, clean room every day. One day i didn't do my dishes, the lady that cleaned my room, did my dishes. Now i call that service :) I saved alot of money cooking my own meals, so i could stay longer. I keep going on and on, i just can't say enough about my fabulous vacation. This is the first review i've ever written. They deserve a great review....I snorkled, took a boat ride on Black River, had the best time. This is a laid back, relaxing kinda place, guess that's why so many return year after year. Another great thing about their area of the beach, there are some trees, so you can lay back in your lounger in the shade when you;ve had enough sun. There are vendors that walk the beach, you have to try the rum ice cream, the best. Also the fresh squeezed juices they sell are fantastic. There are many restaurants on the beach, you never have to leave the area for anything, except to just explore. You will want to bring a hair dryer ;) The only thing i wore for 10 days was my bikinis and cover ups, never wore shoes but one time when i went to the grocery store. I've been to 5 star resorts in Mexico, i'd rather stay at Firefly anyday! Hello to you all at firefly, I am thinking of coming back in April. Hope to see you soon. Tina Grafton Sargent, Plymouth, Illinois . PS. Next Jan. I am planning to stay a month. I'm so excited!!!
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Top class suites, penthouses and studios in the best part of Negril Beach. The gardens are beautiful year round. Our wonderful guests are beach lovers who also enjoy the ambiance, the serenity, the casual yet efficient feeling, the weekly beach party and the beachfront rooms which are surprisingly rare on Negril beach. ALL units have kitchens and verandas. Gym, WiFi and Jacuzzi are here. All our romantic rooms have kitchens or kitchenettes allowing greater choice of dining and drinks than mere hotel rooms. Our beach bar/cafe, with Maxine in charge, is well-known for the luscious pancakes and other breakfast items and day-long snacks along with the coldest beer served with the warmest smiles to our guests and other visitors on the beach.Our guests come from many countries, at times they are from as many as nine countries represented at our free weekly beach parties. What they return for is the casual, friendly atmosphere, no-one knows whether you're rich or poor, no-one wears a Rolex, and you go to the beachfront in your bikini or swimsuit - no need for any other cover unless you wish.We have watchmen and security cameras at night just to make sure you're OK.There are many cafes, restaurants and bars within easy walking distance on the beach and all water-sports are close by. Reggae concerts (Bourbon Beach, Roots Bamboo) are 10 to 15 minutes walk away on the beach and Kool Runnings Water Park is 2 miles away across the road.Shopping for gifts and souvenirs is available at Time Square one mile away and supermarkets are 2 miles away, in town. Also each year our team wins in the Negril Marathon/half/10k early December. This year in the full Marathon we had the 2nd overall and the first in the over 80 age group (Roy Thomas from Kingston who runs the Marathon here every year). We also had other section winners. Join our team in '13. ... more less
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- Also Known As:
- Firefly Beach Cottages Hotel Negril
- Firefly Beach Hotel
- Firefly Beach Resort