Things to See and Do While Staying at Gardenia Resort

If you are hoping to book an accommodation in Jamaica that has tranquil beauty and lots of recreational opportunities, then Gardenia Resort may be exactly what you're looking for. On this exciting property you will find many enticing recreational activities, so your vacation is filled with non-stop excitement and comfort.

Gardenia Resort has one pool, so whether you're with a group that likes to make a splash or just your significant other, it makes a convenient excuse to sit poolside with a book, or relax in the sun. Also, these accommodations are in a breezy location on the beach, so there are plenty of options if you want to enjoy the sunlight throughout your time here.

At Gardenia Resort, you can maintain your fitness routine, even while dining on Jamaica's irresitable cuisine; amenities include a workout facility with exercise equipment.


While there isn't a golf course at Gardenia Resort, it may be possible to arrange for a tee time nearby. The closest course is Negril Hills Golf Club, which you'll find only a quick hike off from the lodging, so it won't be a bother to plan going over for some rounds on the links. This course has 18 holes total. This 5798 yard course is rated as a par 72. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, the course can be contacted at (876) 957-4638 ext. 3614.


Visitors that appreciate a variety of aquatic adventures will have a wonderful time when they visit Gardenia Resort. The following list details the water activities that the property has.

  • Boating
  • Parasailing
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing

Family Activities

Gardenia Resort is one locale where you can stay with your family, although you may not see a lot of activities specifically intended for the younger set. If it is important that you find a hotel to lodge at with more features that are tailored specifically for children, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

Most parents understand the value of some time spent without children. At this hotel they give parents an opportunity to explore alone, because they offer babysitting services.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Aside from the lack of live entertainment, this site does have a couple of places to grab a cocktail.

At night, you may want to head over to a nearby accommodation that also has nightlife options. Not all of the options listed below will have nightlife better than what you might find at your own lodging, but they do offer a bit of variety. These choices are displayed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Gardenia Resort with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
The Palms Resort Central Negril 1 check
Donaldson's Inn Central Negril -- --
Sea Splash Resort Central Negril 1 --
Foote Prints on the Sand Hotel Central Negril 1 check
Top Beach Cabins Central Negril -- --
Couples Swept Away Central Negril 8 check
Beachcomber Club Central Negril 1 check
Sunquest Cottages Central Negril -- --
Firefly Beach Cottages Central Negril -- --
Rayon Hotel Central Negril -- --
Sandy Haven Resort Central Negril 2 --
Coco La Palm Resort Central Negril 1 --


Not all accommodations in Jamaica offer spa services on-site, but Gardenia Resort is one of a few that is able to entice visitors with an unbeatable way to release tension and renew their bodies.


Though there's plenty of activities on-site, travelers itching to do some exploring will certainly appreciate the many exciting things to do and sites to see in Jamaica. Whether you'd rather hang out at the beach or play a round or two of golf, you can find plenty of other opportunities for recreation close at hand. Check out these links to read more about riding a bike or moped, shopping, diving, sightseeing, snorkeling, fishing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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