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Hotel Riu Palace Tropical Bay

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Langhorne, United States
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The resort is beautiful with white sandy beaches and calm blue waters. This resort rolls out the red carpet in terms of hospitality from everything when you first check in to all the way to the end of your trip. We were there April 10 though April 16 and wish we had stayed longer. The food is pretty good. No...

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

the situation is gorgeous, perfect beach, swimming in an ocean like glass, only natural trees on the beach; great pool area and thanks so much to the RIU for being non-smoking. Rooms have everything you need, very clean and comfortable, great balcony looking at the beach. Food was wonderful - no-one should EVER complain, we ate in the buffet every...

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3Thank Sheila B
Burnaby, Canada
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our accommodation for our second week of our long awaited trip to Jamaica. I was so upset and thoughts of a nice romantic week were dashed when we entered our room to find two single beds pushed together. Not only was there not a queen or king-sized bed for two, each bed was made separately with tucked in...

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4Thank mj2757K
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

At first the resort appears beautiful...but the rooms are showing wear and need to be updated. The tub/shower is very awkward to climb into...almost dangerous in fact. And there are no televisions in public areas so we had to pay $20 r/t for a taxi to take us to the Riu a mile away on Norman Manley Blvd (which should...

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Windsor, Connecticut
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My siblings and I met up at this hotel, visiting from different parts of the United States, we had a great time. The staff took the time out to interact with all of us throughout our visit there. I have to say that they are very busy with the activities. I enjoyed the facilities and I thought everything was beautiful,...

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3Thank 720lori
Saint John, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Arrival was good. Nice drive from the airport. See alot of culture and their way of life. The hotel-keep in mind last year we stayed at the Riu Palace Montego Bay last year, so our expectations are high. Check in was easy. Greeted with a nice cold drink. Got upgraded to ocean front room 4217 for free as we are...

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kitchener
Reviewed 1 week ago

I think the other reviews speak for the quality of the hotel as I agree with all the positive comments regarding the beach and the rooms etc. I was traveling with my two girls (10 and 12) and kept them fairly active with a number of tours, so lets focus on those up front. Trip to Mayfield Falls - I...

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6Thank glensburkholder
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first time visit to RIU Palace Tropical Bay. It was a special holiday as we were getting married at the resort. It was an exceptional experience and we will treasure our fond memories forever. The Wedding Co-ordinator (Sophia) helped to ensure our wedding day 03/03/17 was amazing and all went to plan. Well organised and all those...

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Ottawa, Ontaro
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our 7th time in Jamaica and 4th to the Riu Palace Tropical Bay. Purchasing the Mobay Club is a crap shoot in my opinion. The purpose of this is to expedite you thru customs upon arrival and departure approx $60 each. Queues for customs entry this time was a 20 to 30 minute wait. A few beers purchased...

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8Thank Mirema-Ottawa
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to the Riu Palace Tropical Bay but it won't be the last! We loved the friendliness of the staff and the service was exceptional. We felt at home in our spacious room and the sandy beach was beautiful and clean. The location is a little far from the airport but it was worth the drive....

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Breakfast included
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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: $243 - $484 (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
#12 Spa Hotel in Negril
#13 Luxury Hotel in Negril
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
#14 Family Hotel in Negril
#16 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
#21 Romantic Hotel in Negril
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“ask for oceanview”
356sheilab, 3 days ago | Read review
“I would not go back to this particular Riu (Tropical Palace). I would choose the brand new Royalton or the other Riu.”
cagney4, 4 days ago | Read review
“Closer to pool areas”
720lori, 4 days ago | Read review
“Ocean front”
BocaRae, 5 days ago | Read review
“Choose Rooms facing the sea for great views.”
Ampalace, 1 week ago | Read review
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