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    Idle Awhile The Beach

    Norman Manley Blvd, Negril, Jamaica
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
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    • Average5%
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    Travelers talk about
    “patties” (22 reviews)
    “main walkway” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Private Balcony
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    1 - 5 of 385 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Having booked rather close to our travel dates, we took the only available accommodations for three, the Whitehouse Suite, upper level. This villa is across busy Norman Manley Boulevard from the beach, and up a steep flight of stairs. Despite misgivings about taking my eighty-year-old...More

    2  Thank jamaicajaqueline
    Response from Kerry Ann S, Director of Sales at Idle Awhile The BeachResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hi Jacqueline, The Idle Awhile team would like to thank you for such a wonderful detailed review. We are delighted to know, we catered to your every need and made it your dream vacation. We are looking forward to your next visit. Thanks for making...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Just back from 10 days in suite 203 at Idle. This place was perfect. We like the cozier boutique style resorts, and this one was just right. Not quiet like a morgue, but quiet enough to get some napping in on the beach, balcony etc....More

    2  Thank John V
    Response from Kerry Ann S, Director of Sales at Idle Awhile The BeachResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear John V, It was a pleasure having you here with us! We are delighted, to know you enjoyed your stay. Our number one aim is catering to our guest every need, so they can leave our resort relaxed, rejuvenated and happy! See you on...More

    Reviewed August 14, 2017

    7 mile beach has an abundance of hotels and eateries but Idle Awhile on the Beach still gives you that zen like secluded feeling. The accommodations are very clean and cozy. The property landscape give you the feel that you are in a secret tropical...More

    2  Thank lynnette B
    Response from Kerry Ann S, Director of Sales at Idle Awhile The BeachResponded August 17, 2017

    Dear Lynette B, Thank you for taking the time to share your review with the Trip Advisor family, we certainly appreciate your comments on our accommodations, location and feeling you get when you stay at Idle Awhile. See you on your next visit home. One...More

    Reviewed July 25, 2017

    This was our first time in Negril and could not be happier about choice to stay at Idle Awhile! The staff was welcoming, friendly and helpful. Even though you are on the public 7 mile beach, the beach in front of the hotel feels very...More

    4  Thank SmithTravelsAbroad
    Response from Kerry Ann S, Director of Sales at Idle Awhile The BeachResponded August 8, 2017

    Dear Smith TravelsAbroad, We are delighted that you have chosen Idle Awhile for your first visit to Jamaica. You have found your home away from home vacation spot. Let me take the opportunity to official welcome to the Idle Awhile Family. We appreciate you recommending...More

    Reviewed May 27, 2017

    Third time to stay at Idle Awhile on the beach in Negril and thrilled to report another wonderful, memorable, relaxing vacation! Excellent guest services, beautiful, well maintained property. Everyone is friendly and genuinely welcoming and accommodating. Beginning at the awesome folks at check in and...More

    1  Thank Amy L
    Response from Kerry Ann S, Director of Sales at Idle Awhile The BeachResponded May 29, 2017

    Dear Amy L, It was a pleasure having you home with us again. Thank you for highlighting your staff and the services offered. We are pleased to learn that your stay was to your satisfaction and we look forward to your return. Warm regards, Kerry-Ann

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Babysitting
    • Breakfast Available
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $173 - $311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #19 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
    • #19 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Caribbean >
    • Jamaica >
    • Westmoreland Parish >
    • Negril
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    • Idle Awhile Hotel Negril
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    RBdreamtripper
    May 18, 2017|
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    Response from Kerry Ann S | Property representative |
    Yes we do have refrigerators in the rooms. The suites have a with full refrigerator while the deluxe rooms comes with a mini fridge. Kerry
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    Amber D
    February 16, 2017|
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    Response from Kerry Ann S | Property representative |
    Hi Amber, We have 24 hours security located on the property, and our guest do feel safe onsite. We have 2 securities during the day and 3 at nights. Let me know if you have any other questions, I will be happy to assist... More
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    December 25, 2016|
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    Response from Kerry Ann S | Property representative |
    Dear William, We have available kayaks and paddle boards that are accessible to all our guest at no extra charge. Kerry-Ann
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    Room Tips
    "Villas provide kitchens which is a very nice upgrade from a standard room."
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    "2nd floor balconies much more private than 1st floor"
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    "There are only 16 rooms so whichever you choose will be great!"
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    "Small boutique hotel, all rooms are awesome."
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