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    Idle Awhile The Beach

    Norman Manley Blvd, Negril, Jamaica
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    Overview
    • Excellent70%
    • Very good23%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “banana pancakes” (18 reviews)
    “patties” (22 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Available
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
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    Babysitting
    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 389 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    In my 40+ years of traveling this is perhaps the very best boutique hotel experience I've encountered. The rooms are quite spacious and particularly well appointed. Excellent beds and high quality linens. The decor is simple and elegant. Primarily white with beautiful wood finishes and...More

    Thank RebeccaDelIslas
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    The amenities are absolutely amazing at this hotel. Steps to the bar/ beach/ entertainment and more. My only complaint about our stay was that we left a wallet in a cabinet and “they never found it”. We know exactly where it was and asked multiple...More

    Thank Kristin N
    Response from Kerry Ann S, Director of Sales at Idle Awhile The BeachResponded yesterday

    Dear Kristin, Let me first apologize for the unfortunate situation. We having being doing our research to get some more insight on the situation at hand. Please note that this not something that usually happens at Idle Awhile. As far as management is aware, a...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was a lovely, intimate boutique hotel with excellent food (try the banana pancakes!), and hospitable staff. The beach was lovely, turquoise water, white sand, and sunsets to die for! That being said, being in the middle of Negril beach also meant being in the...More

    1  Thank Shelly T
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    My boyfriend and I had a truly great stay at the Idle Awhile beach location. Upon arrival, we received a swift check in (with a snack). The room was spacious and well ventilated and we enjoyed the open layout and the private deck. Chill Awhile,...More

    1  Thank dahmtravels
    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    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 25 August 2017

    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

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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre 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 Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$199 - US$382 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #19 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
    • #19 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • Caribbean >
    • Jamaica >
    • Westmoreland Parish >
    • Negril
    • Also Known As
    • Idle Awhile Hotel Negril
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    Traveller (538)
    Room & Suite (263)
    Pool & Beach (156)
    Dining (74)
    Hotel & Grounds (275)
    Bathroom (17)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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    avalerien08
    4 November 2017|
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    Response from Kerry Ann S | Property representative |
    Hello Avalerien, We do not have a play ground, only the beach area where kids tends to hang out for most of their days. We have a few cribs available and a high chair for guest to use. Let us know if you have any other... More
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    RBdreamtripper
    19 May 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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    Room Tips
    "ask housekeeping to spray rooms for mosquitoes"
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    "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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