Things to See and Do While Staying at Idle Awhile The Beach

While staying active is one way to enjoy your vacation, it's not required for a great vacation. Thus, despite the fact that Idle Awhile The Beach might not have the most impressive array of recreational possibilities, it might still provide exactly the type of atmosphere you're looking for.

This resort is located on the water, so their lack of a swimming pool isn't a problem for most guests who usually spend their time swimming at the beach anyway. A lot of tourists prefer to swim at the closest beach, even when a pool is right on property. You can, however, have a relaxing moment in the whirlpool.


Though Idle Awhile The Beach does not have a golf course, you may be able to arrange a tee time during your stay. The nearest golf course is Negril Hills Golf Club, which is located only a small trip away from the property, so it won't be troublesome to make going over for some rounds on the links. There are 18 holes at this course. It is 5798 yards long, and has been rated as a par 72. For those who would like to find out more information, you can reach the course at (876) 957-4638 ext. 3614.


Idle Awhile The Beach is located directly on the Seven Mile Beach, offering endless sand, sunshine and water. Guests can lounge in the shade, go on glass bottom boat rides, sail or snorkel. There is also a complimentary twice daily shuttle to Idle Awhile The Cliffs, where guests can also swim.

A trip to Jamaica can be the perfect opportunity to try your hand at a new recreational sport. There are a variety of different options available here, so you can be sure to find a watersport that you can enjoy, even if you're a novice. The bullets below shows the watersports offered at Idle Awhile The Beach:

  • Boating
  • Sailing
  • Snorkeling

Family Activities

You can certainly bring your younger travelers along to Idle Awhile The Beach, but keep in mind that the property doesn't offer very many amenities that are specifically targeted at families. To see some properties that are focused on catering to families traveling with kids, check out accommodations which are top-rated for family vacations.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Furthermore, Idle Awhile The Beach doesn't have a bar or club of its own, but that doesn't mean you'll be left without something to do at night.

You'll also find a few nearby accommodations with after-dark activities of their own. None of the lodgings immediately surrounding your property have significantly high ratings with regards to nightlife, but they will offer you a bit of variety. Check out those in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Idle Awhile The Beach with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Charela Inn Central Negril 1 check
Coco La Palm Resort Central Negril 1 --
Sandy Haven Resort Central Negril 2 --
Negril Palm Beach Club Central Negril -- --
Palm Beach Leisure Central Negril -- --
Greenleaf Cabins Central Negril -- --
Negril Rainbow Arch Central Negril -- --
Secrets Cabins Central Negril -- --
Chippewa Village Hotel Central Negril -- --
Firefly Beach Cottages Central Negril -- --
Rayon Hotel Central Negril -- --
Nirvana Central Negril -- --


In addition to what's available right on this property, visitors itching to get out 'n' about can find many interesting recreational possibilities in Jamaica. Whether you're looking to spend time on a sunny beach or play a round of golf, you can find lots of other recreational opportunities in the region. Click these pages for information with regard to riding a bike or moped, shopping, snorkeling, diving, fishing, sightseeing, and other activities.


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