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Hotel Riu Palace Tropical Bay

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have travelled a lot over the last 18 years and always said we would never return to somewhere we had visited before but how wrong we were, we have been returning to Jamaica since 2010 and this is simply because of the vibrant, friendly and respectful people of this lovely country. The transfer to Negril is approximately 1 &... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Very nice resort beach is amazing staff was amazing ... Food was ok wish there was more night life near or on the resort o had an Amazing time I'm so excited to go to Jamaica again the music was was everything an more pool was nice all an all great resort

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel needs to be renovated, the staff work very hard, food is ok you will find something to eat and am really fussy, The drinks / cocktails are good but for the money you pay I would not stay at this hotel until it is totally renovated.

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1 Thank fly5000
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family stayed at the Hotel Riu Tropical Palace 8/2-8/6 2016 we had a great time. The grounds are very well manicured and the staff is very friendly. The rooms are a little dated but not really a problem as you don't spend a lot of time in them. We did have a musty smell in the room, we called... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

stayed here 3 years ago and it was fantastic, so decided to go back with my son and his family. The first couple of days were great plenty of things to do if you wanted or do absolutely nothing. The animation team were fantastic around the pool playing silly games and just entertaining everyone. Then we were told about the... More 

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Where to start. I did a review while we were there but it hasn't appeared yet so thought I'd redo it to warn people. DONOT VISIT HERE IN JULY/AUGUST! It is their biggest festival and you are overrun by rude, uncaring guests. There was drugs being sold openly by the pool bar ( they had a branch of weed), sex... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My husband and I just returned from our stay at the Hotel Riu PalaceTropical Bay and we had a great time! We chose this hotel because the pictures really impressed us, and you can't go wrong with the Riu. We had so much fun there and the staff are great. A special hello to "Sweetie". The beach is stunning and... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I was very much looking forward to my first all inclusive experience in Negril. I have been to Negril 5 other times but this time was special. We were celebrating. My nephew had just recovered from a bad wreck in which he was paralyzed. When he took his first step, I told him I would take him for a walk... More 

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RiuHotelsandResorts, Online Reputation Manager at Hotel Riu Palace Tropical Bay, responded to this review

Dear guest, Many thanks for sharing your experience with us. We appreciate the opportunity to respond. As a service minded hotel chain, it is disappointing to hear that you encountered some inconveniences regarding your reservation as mentioned in your review. We are deeply disappointed to find that our team did not turn around this situation to your complete satisfaction during... More 

Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Vacations Jamaica is blessed with beautiful beaches fabulous waterfalls and of course is well known for producing great artists as well as athletes’; the hospitality and sense of humour of the Jamaican’s give visiting Jamaica an experience that not only makes you feel at home, but leaves you with a yearning to return. My vacation started with a bit of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

One of the best holidays I've ever being on. Can't fault the hotel and the staff was excellent nothing was to much trouble for them. Champagne flowing from 7 in the morning until 12 at night (all day and all night). Definitely 10 out of 10 from me. I'm booking up for next.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
* Renovated in summer 2008 * Located in Negril, on Jamaica's west coast * On the beachfront * Complimentary sun loungers on the beach * 1-storey main building and 2-storey buildings * Victorian-style architecture * Surrounded by 47,000 m2 / 56,500 sq. yards of lush gardens * 7.5 km / 4.7 miles from Negril West End * 6 km / 3.8 miles from various shops * 80 km / 48 miles from Montego Bay airport ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Riu Palace Tropical Bay

Address: Norman Manley Blvd | Bloody Bay Beach, Negril, Jamaica
Location: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
Price Range: $262 - $688 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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:
#6 Business Hotel in Negril
#11 Luxury Hotel in Negril
#12 Spa Hotel in Negril
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
#15 Family Hotel in Negril
#16 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
#22 Romantic Hotel in Negril
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