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San Diego, California
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24 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

I didn't not stay at the hotel this time because I stayed w/ fam but even so I found myself at the bar everytime I went to the beach (Almost daily). I just love the drinks. Beers are always ice cold and mixed drinks are good. This time I even got a virgin papaya smoothie. There's also wifi on the... More 

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Thank Nubbean
The Yellow Bird S, Guest Relations Manager at The Yellow Bird, responded to this review

We're pleased to know that you were able to stop be our bar and that you enjoyed our blended drinks cold beers. Thank for highlighting our family friendly staff We look forward to having you back to having a great time come enjoy our beautiful sun, sea, sand and Negril, Jamaica More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

The Yellow Bird was a perfect choice for my vacation. I wanted to simply relax on the sand and enjoy a few days of rest. They have the best beach I saw in the area! The staff are terrific.I used their recommendations for dining and attractions and my experience was great! Beautiful, peaceful, and good value. I will stay at... More 

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2 Thank skeetto
The Yellow Bird S, Guest Relations Manager at The Yellow Bird, responded to this review

Indeed, it's such a quiet and relaxing place to be, with one of the most beautiful beach spot. we're so pleased to know that you enjoyed our staff and facilities. Thank you for your kind comment. Looking forward to having you back to enjoy our beautiful country, Negril, Jamaica Regards More 

Mendota Heights, Minnesota
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My second stay in Negril, first at Yellow Bird. The first night I met my niece at a neighboring hotel. I had brought more money with me than usual for a drink. The room I had didn't have a safe and being my first time to Yellow Bird decided it was safer with me. We took a walk down the... More 

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4 Thank Nancy B
The Yellow Bird S, Guest Relations Manager at The Yellow Bird, responded to this review

We do appreciate your stay here (we're family) and we're pleased to know that you felt as a part of the family. The cottages are the most favorite because they have a kitchenette and lots of space. We were so pleased to know that we could assist you in the best way possible, so that you felt comfortable, safe and... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

We stayed a week.....very friendly staff....the office staff were very friendly and helpfull....the cleaning staff are very friendly and good at their job......the breakfasts were good and enjoyable.....i would gladly recomend this hotel to anyone....its well cared for and very safe to stay at with security guards day and night!......and its on the beach and quiet!.......cheers

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2 Thank actraveller2015
The Yellow Bird S, Guest Relations Manager at The Yellow Bird, responded to this review

It was our pleasure having you here, we're very pleased to you had a great time. Thank for your very thoughtful comments to all staff and our facilities. We look forward to having you back to enjoy our beautiful Island. Cheers........... More 

Bangor, Maine
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015 via mobile

We didn't stay here but we did stop at their bar while walking the beach. Drinks were very reasonably priced with the special of the day , pineapple cooler, being two for one! Red Stripe in the bottle was only $2. The bar was super clean and the lady making the drinks really nice. A few locals were in the... More 

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5 Thank Michelle S
The Yellow Bird S, Guest Relations Manager at The Yellow Bird, responded to this review

Thank you for stopping by "the best little bar on the beach". We do appreciate you comments and most of all for stopping by. The bartenders really know how to get the taste buds up. We're so please that you so enjoy the moment. You're most welcome to stop by at any time We look forward to having you back... More 

Wisconsin
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88 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Just returned from a nice visit at the Yellow Bird. The beach location is wonderful. The staff is very helpful and accommodating. They make a nice breakfast for a reasonable price. You can purchase fresh squeezed orange juice by the bottle. For other meals there are plenty of restaurants you can walk to. The ladies at the Last Mango Bar... More 

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3 Thank John316Wisconsin
The Yellow Bird S, Public Relations Manager at The Yellow Bird, responded to this review

We do appreciate you comments, thank for mentioning the staff overall. We're very pleased to know that you had a wonderful time here Thank you for making the YB, Negril, Jamaica your place of vacation Looking for to having you back "Home Away from Home". Thank you More 

Newton, Massachusetts
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

A charming low key place with a great vibe. The staff, from security guards, the gardeners and the women who clean and office staff, are the friendliest and helpful. people. The Yellow Bird is a great place to relax-no pressure. You are a few steps away from the finest sand and turquoise waters. The grounds are lovely and there is... More 

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2 Thank nilegoddess15
The Yellow Bird S, Guest Relations Manager at The Yellow Bird, responded to this review

Hi Nilegoddess15 Thank you for your review, it was our pleasure having you here We're pleased to know that you enjoyed your stay at the "little gem". We hope that you'll be able to visit us again with friends and families to enjoy the finest sand and turquoise waters. We Thank you More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Everyone was so nice and welcoming we had a great time and will be back !!!!!!! The view from the room was amazing right on the beach could not ask for a more nice staff to help with all our questions. They also had a bar which made a good dirty banana

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Thank corryminder
The Yellow Bird S, Public Relations Manager at The Yellow Bird, responded to this review

It's always our pleasure having you here to relax and have a memorable vacation. Thank you for enjoying our most famous DIRTY BANANA, always the best mixed drink. We're pleased that the stafff were able to assist you in the best way possible.. Looking forward to having you back to enjoy our beautiful YB, Negril, Jamaica More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Great hospitality. Employees are the best. Being part of 9-Mile Beach in February is so relaxing and the Tiki Bar is wonderful. As far as I'm concerned, it's the best place in Jamaica to soak up the sun and forget about all your worries.

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1 Thank Kacie R
The Yellow Bird S, Public Relations Manager at The Yellow Bird, responded to this review

It was our pleasure having you here. We thank you so much for you comment and for highling our TIKI BAR Looking forward to having you back to enjoy the sunshine on the beach We appreciate you comment More 

Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I have been staying at The Yellow Bird since 1996. It is my Home away from home. The Staff are GREAT and the beautiful yard can't ask for a better place. Waking up and seeing the beautiful sea a view you have to experience,

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1 Thank JoAnn2014422
The Yellow Bird S, Public Relations Manager at The Yellow Bird, responded to this review

It always our pleasure having you here, we know that being here for you has always been like HOME over the years. Thanks for your review and for highlighting the staff and beautiful yard. As always, that cottage has your mark on it. We do look forward for your continued support to the YB. Negril & Beautiful Jamaica Much Appreciated More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Amenities: When it comes to fun, you won't find anything better than The Yellow Bird! From our one-of-a-kind, beautiful beach with it's calm waters and warm sand to the coldest beers in Jamaica, we have something for everyone! •Take a glass bottom boat ride with Mikey the Rasta-man and his son Pogo. • Enjoy the beauty of the sea with snorkeling by the reef. •Visit the island for a delicious lobster lunch. •Tap into your adventurous side and go diving off the cliffs at Rick's cafe! •Take a beautiful tour up and down the coast. • Spend time deep sea fishing. • Try your hand at parasailing, jet skiing or water skiing! You can't visit The Yellow Bird without relaxing at the always popular Last Mango Bar where you will find the largest selection of cold beer and mixed drinks. This is a great way to relax at the end of the day, meet other guests, or just spend time enjoying the wonderful Jamaican nights. Ask the bartenders for a Mango Margarita or Dirty Banana, and be sure to take advantage of the two-for-one daily specials. * To satisfy your sweet tooth, Marcia the Cake Lady sets up outside the bar with an assortment of cakes and desserts! * Also watch for Jem the Fruit Lady and her assortment of fresh mangos, avocados, bananas, oranges, papayas, star fruit, june plums, grapes and more! ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Yellow Bird

Address: Norman Manley Blvd, Negril, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
Price Range: $58 - $84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Yellow Bird 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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