Idle Awhile Resort

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Private beach, white sand, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Private beach, white sand, beach umbrellas, beach towels
Terrace/patio
Plasma TV, DVD player

Overview of Idle Awhile Resort

Idle Awhile Resort

3.5 star property

4.5/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.7/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • On private beach
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
Map
Norman Manley Blvd, Negril, Westmoreland

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSeven Mile Beach1 min walk
  • Popular LocationTime Square Mall15 min walk
  • Popular LocationRoyal Palm Reserve16 min drive
  • AirportMontego Bay (MBJ-Sir Donald Sangster Intl.)97 min drive

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About this area

Negril

Located in Negril, Idle Awhile Resort is on the Strip and on a private beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Seven Mile Beach and Bloody Bay. Travelling with kids? Consider Kool Runnings Water Park and Samuel's Bay National Marine Park. Discover the area's water adventures with kayaking, scuba diving and snorkelling nearby, or enjoy the great outdoors with hiking/biking trails.

What's nearby

  • Seven Mile Beach - 1 min walk
  • Time Square Mall - 15 min walk
  • Throne Room - 4 min drive
  • Negril Hills Golf Club - 9 min drive
  • Royal Palm Reserve - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Montego Bay (MBJ-Sir Donald Sangster Intl.) - 97 min drive

Restaurants

  • Coletta's Resturant - 8 min walk
  • Kenny's Italian Cafe - 12 min walk
  • Kuyaba - 16 min walk
  • Sweet Spice Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • Canoe bar - 5 min drive

About this property

Idle Awhile Resort

Beachfront hotel with calming spa services
Guests at this beach hotel will appreciate convenient on-site amenities such as airport transport and complimentary wireless Internet access.
Idle Awhile Resort offers 14 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. This accommodation offers separate sitting areas. Fridges and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include bathrobes and complimentary toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Plasma televisions come with cable channels. In-room massages, an iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a private beach.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Languages spoken

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shopping centre shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–11 AM: USD 5-12 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Restaurants on site

  • Chill Awhile

Family friendly

  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • DVD player
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Front-desk safe
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Turndown service
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Computer station

Outdoors

  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Private beachfront location
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Beach towels
  • Couples dining
  • Smoke-free property
  • TV in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Ceiling fan
  • Free cots/infant beds

Bathroom

  • Dressing gowns
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer (on request)
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • DVD player
  • Plasma TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Balcony

More

  • In-room massage
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Safe
  • Separate sitting area
  • Turndown service

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); to arrange pick-up, guests must contact the property 48 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between USD 5 and USD 12 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 80 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: USD 40 (one-way), (from 1 to 12 years old)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Idle Awhile
Idle Awhile Negril
Idle Awhile Resort
Idle Awhile Resort Negril
Idle Awhile Hotel Negril
Idle Awhile Resort Hotel
Idle Awhile Resort Negril
Idle Awhile Resort Hotel Negril

Overall score and ratings

4.5

Wonderful

Rating 5 - Excellent. 154 out of 233 reviews
5 - Excellent 66%
Rating 4 - Good. 64 out of 233 reviews
4 - Good 27%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 233 reviews
3 - Okay 3%
Rating 2 - Poor. 5 out of 233 reviews
2 - Poor 2%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 3 out of 233 reviews
1 - Terrible 1%

4.7/5

Cleanliness

4.6/5

Staff & service

4.4/5

Amenities

4.6/5

Property conditions & facilities

4.5/5

Eco-friendliness

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This property is amazing! Its extremely clean, friendly staff, great food and good vibe. Its perfect for a quiet and relaxed get away. Will definitely go again
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Clean and quiet property . Beach was lovely
Stayed 1 night in Jun 2022

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family and small children
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Great staff, wonderful beachfront, excellent experience for a family of four with elementary age kids. Rooms have shutters not glass, bring a small white noise machine and you’re good to go! Would go back in a heartbeat!
Stayed 9 nights in May 2022

4/5 Good

Travelled with family, Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
PROS: -Great location on the beach -Great friendly stuff -Good kitchen/restaurant -They provide access to sister property on the cliffs which was fun to explore CONS: -Allow smoking of cigarettes on the beach chairs for guest which made it very unpleasant for other guests :( RECOMMENDATIONS: -It would help a lot if there was a list of internal hotel phone numbers and food menus in the room -House slippers for the room. Thank you for everything!
Stayed 4 nights in May 2022

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It’s a perfect getaway. Absolutely breathtaking. Beautiful rooms impeccably cleaned. Staff that go the extra mile. They even prepare your return to the airport with Covid testing support. It was a dream.
Stayed 2 nights in May 2022