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Hotel Riu Palace Tropical Bay

#20 of 85 Hotels in Negril
Certificate of Excellence
19/06/2017 20/06/2017
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Potter Heigham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2012

This is our 18th trip to this hotel in 12 years and in 2009,10 & 11 the food standard was very poor especially for a Palace but a new Executive Chef has been installed and we are happy to say that the amazing, creative Chef Edgar and lovely Chef O'Neill and their team have turned the food into a wonderful...

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4Thank valerie s
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 15 December 2012

I love the Riu group great value ,they never stop trying to please you we had a perfect trip from the room to the beach the hotel is great well maintained,clean,safe, the crew was always there to make our stay amazing great food ,we loved the great salad bar

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1Thank mannmade4
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 14 December 2012

Riu Palace is I would say one of the best hotels in Negril. Although I would probably not choose an all inlcusive hotel anymore since the quality is not what I am used to in a 5* property. The welcome experience is pleasant with the highlight of an open lobby looking straight at the sea and pool. Wooden ventilation and...

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1Thank Christoph1987
Pennsylvania
Reviewed 13 December 2012

2012 marked our third visit to the RPTB. This was one of our best as we got to see the amazing Siver Birds Steel Orchestra perform. Staff and management were as friendly as ever. Accommodations were fantastic. We learned that a new executive chef was recently hired and the quality and selection of food choices definitely reflected this. This was...

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2Thank PATOMMY
Plymouth, Michigan
Reviewed 13 December 2012

Of course the Riu's are the best... and tropical bay out did thereselves, by giving us an ocean view suite that only makes you want to stay forever. From the smiles of the friends we went to meet to the smiles of those that don't get as much credit we had a fantastic time. Our Room was always immaculent. The...

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1Thank Debbie G
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 12 December 2012

Cant say enough good things about this resort and our entire Jamaican trip. Food was excellent. After our first visit to the buffet, never even thought about booking the restaurants (heard they were also excellent, especially good reviews of the Italian one). Beaches were clean with crystal clear waters in the morning. The bay itself is very sheltered with minimal...

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3Thank SargentTibbs
Lowville, New York
Reviewed 11 December 2012

Just returned from RIU Tropical Bay. Resort overall was good, but Bloody Bay makes this place great. The beach is outstanding with the calmest water. Visited RIU Negril, where we had stayed in 2007, and realized that although both are on Bloody Bay the beach is far better at TB. Still not a fan of the RIU reservation process, so...

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2Thank Drysdale
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 10 December 2012

We just arrived from our 9 days stay in this resort. Overall it was good vacation. We used Jamaica Tours Limited to get to and from this resort. It’s cheaper and more dependable than using taxi. You can arrange it in the airport. There are 7 blocks. The best are 6, 4, 1 and 3. They are closest to the...

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2Thank ArkN1
Round Hill, VA
Reviewed 10 December 2012

We were originally booked at Breezes, just down the beach, but after spending less than 24 hours there, checked out! (See my review for Breezes).....We had stayed at Riu in the past and at 9AM on Sunday December 9th, I called their front desk nearly in tears due to our horrible Breezes experience and thankfully got Marsha on the phone....

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2Thank KKeyser
Hinesville, Georgia
Reviewed 9 December 2012

This was a great vacation. Staff went above and beyond to ensure your stay was more than expected. Zip lined and scuba dived while there. Water was warm and the weather was in the mid to low 80's with a slight sea breeze. My only advice is to take a private car from the airport we waited for over an...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Internet
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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
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
Price Range: ₹ 15,824 - ₹ 33,714 (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 Family Hotel in Negril
#14 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
#15 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
#21 Romantic Hotel in Negril
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“top floors offer better views .third level.”
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“Ocean view rooms offer a view from the balcony and at an angle. Ocean front rooms are steps from the beach”
2barefoot, 25 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for First floor partial beach facing its worth it. Block 3 is quiet.”
carolbL197CJ, 23 May 2017 | Read review
“Bottom floor inside is the quietest.”
larryc9959, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with ocean view or partial ocean view are the best.”
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