Idle Awhile The Villas

Set on a private stretch of Negril's famed 7-Mile Beach, Idle Awhile Villas is Jamaica's premiere villa resort. Lush, tropical gardens separate the villas, which range from one to five bedrooms. Private pools and jacuzzis are scattered throughout the property, offering cool retreats from the hot Caribbean sun. Idle Awhile Villas' private beach is spacious and clean, providing the ideal backdrop for a destination wedding and reception.

Idle Awhile Villas can also be the perfect place for vacationers hoping for some after-dinner fun. Among other possibilities, you'll have the chance to relax at their very own bar, which is located conveniently on the property.

Situated in Negril Beach Hotel Zone, Idle Awhile The Villas happily welcomes travelers who are thinking about basing their vacation in this neighborhood. It's 2.2 miles north of the center of Negril.


Every villa has an attentive, highly-trained staff—a gourmet chef, personal bartender, and housekeeper—who attend to your every need, ensuring your stay at Idle Awhile Villas is a relaxing escape from the everyday. In the morning, the concierge visits and makes arrangements for activities, shopping and off-site excursions.

The one bedroom Seagrape Villa has a private garden, living room, full kitchen, master bedroom with a king bed and a shared Jacuzzi. The two bedroom Mango Villa has a living room, dining area and kitchenette; it also has two bedrooms with a king bed in each and two bathrooms.

The three bedroom Baseberry Villa spans two floors and has three bedrooms and three bathrooms. There is also a fully equipped kitchen, dining area, living room, power room and bar. Off of each bedroom is a private veranda and there is a private dining patio and Jacuzzi outside.

The four bedroom Almond Villa is ideal for couples that are travelling together. There are four king-bedded bedrooms in this two story oceanfront villa, each with a private veranda. There is also a living room, billiards room, dining room, outdoor covered living area and private swimming pool.

The five bedroom Cottonwood Villa and Palm Villa both have a covered outdoor living area and private swimming pool. Overlooking the ocean, these villas have five bedrooms with king beds, private verandas and en-suite bathrooms. The villas also have a dining area, living room, powder room and fully equipped kitchen.

Idle Awhile Villas has a grand total of 6 villas. Travelers who prefer personalized service over an abundance of space will be delighted by the personal touch at these accommodations. For its overall merit, we've given this villa complex a rating of four and a half stars.

Below, you can see the in-room amenities provided by Idle Awhile The Villas.

  • Kitchenette
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • King Bed
  • Air Conditioned
  • Kitchen

Be sure to contact the property if your party will require a specific amenity, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Guests have access to the 10-acre fitness complex at Couples Swept Away. The fitness complex includes a fully equipped gym with weight training and cardio equipment, a 25-meter lap pool, squash, tennis and racquetball courts and more. Guest must be 18 years or older to utilize the fitness complex.

Guest have access to the spa at is they are 18 years old or older. The spa menu features facials, body wraps, scrubs and massages while utilizing local ingredients like lemon grass, sugar cane and ginger. Private massages inside your villa can also be arranged.

To see other general amenties at this location, take a look at the list below:

  • Complimentary Parking
  • Kayaking
  • Paddleboarding
  • Wi Fi Internet Access

If you don't want any surprises upon arrival, it's a good idea to call ahead of time just in case availability varies. Visit this page to go to our in-depth article about the types of activities available at Idle Awhile The Villas.


Guests at Idle Awhile The Villas have the option of choosing a European dining plan or an all-inclusive package during their stay.

Guests at The Villas experience authentic island cuisine prepared specially for them by their villa's personal chef. Some of the cuisine options offered are local fruit, shrimp or lobster salad, a fish platter featuring the catch of the day, curried goat, jerk chicken and a Jamaican breakfast featuring codfish and ackee with friend plantains and Johnny cakes.

The availability of nearby restaurants is a necessary factor to consider when choosing your accommodations in Jamaica. Guests looking for a bite to eat will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants close-by. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this location's guest services -- including the ones listed below -- are offered to help you make your vacation as enjoyable as possible.

  • Concierge
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Fitness Center Off-Site


Guests will encounter many interesting sites and attractions within a short distance of Idle Awhile Villas. Some nearby places of interest are Long Bay Beach Park, Barney's Hummingbird Garden, and Discovery Falls. Because this villa complex is directly on Seven Mile Beach, it is a great place for those who enjoy sun-bathing just outside their accommodations. Negril North Beach is another spot worth visiting in the area.

The villa complex is situated near Negril, a nice area for travelers to stop over.

For additional information about what else is in the vicinity of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Norman Manley Boulevard, Negril Beach Hotel Zone, Jamaica 431JM

Phone: (877) 243-5352

Secondary Phone: (876) 973-3302



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