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 an excellent spot for vacationers looking to relax after dinner. Among other possibilities, you can enjoy their very own bar, which is conveniently located on-site.

Positioned in Negril Beach Hotel Zone, Idle Awhile The Villas happily welcomes vacationers who are thinking about basing their vacation in this neighborhood or nearby. 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 a quiet setting over distracting details will like the intimate atmosphere at this location. This villa complex has been given a rating of four and a half stars, when it comes to overall quality, style, and more.

Look below for a list of in-room amenities found at Idle Awhile The Villas.

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

If a particular amenity is important to you, contact the front desk to verify availability.

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 general activities and amenities available to guests, take a look at the following list:

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

Because these details can sometimes change, it's best to check with the front desk if you want to be certain the hotel has exactly what you expect. To see our in-depth discussion about the kinds of activities available at Idle Awhile The Villas, click here.


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.

Also of considerable importance when choosing a place to stay are the local mealtime options you'll be able to find nearby. Guests looking for a bite to eat will find a few solid places to eat close-by. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this property's guest services -- including the ones listed below -- can help you stay stress free and relaxed while visiting Jamaica.

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


Guests will encounter numerous attractions near Idle Awhile Villas. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Long Bay Beach Park and Barney's Hummingbird Garden. Because this villa complex is located on Seven Mile Beach, it is a great place for guests who just can't get enough sand and surf. Also nearby is Negril North Beach, just a few miles from the property.

The villa complex is located in the vicinity of Negril, a fascinating destination for travelers to explore.

For additional information about what's near Idle Awhile The Villas, 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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