Riu Tropical Bay

Riu Tropical Bay

Just ten steps away from the Caribbean Sea is Rocalata Resort and Spa, an adults-only, clothing optional haven for those guests who want to be free to be, well . . .

free. Whether you choose to dress up or not, the sprawling resort property features a number of daily activities, a collection of delectable eateries, and elegantly-appointed guest rooms.

Riu Tropical Bay can also be a great place for those looking to go out after dinner. Whether it's the a game of chance or the local bar scene you're after, this beachfront resort has you covered.

Located on the northern edge of Negril Beach Hotel Zone, Riu Tropical Bay happily welcomes tourists who are thinking about staying in this neighborhood. If you're wondering, the center of Negril is five miles (eight kilometers) to the south.


With more than 400 elegant guestrooms, guests at the Hotel Riu Tropical Bay are sure to find the room that is perfect for them. Suites are also available. They offer extra space and luxury including a hydro-massage bathtub and an integrated lounge.

Accommodations Map

Riu Tropical Bay is an undoubtedly large location featuring 590 units. With size comes diversity of options, making this resort a perfect match for guests who appreciate the perks of booking one of the largest properties in the area. This resort has earned a rating of 4 stars, when it comes to activity and quality ratings, and more.

Look below for a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Television
  • Safe
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • Iron
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access Port
  • Mini Bar
  • Balcony

Keep in mind that different types of rooms might have different amenities, so if you want a room with a certain amenity, call the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

When it comes to on-site entertainment, the casino on this property has guests excited about staying in at night.

In addition to these in-room amenities, this resort also offers several other amenities.

  • Live Entertainment
  • Playroom
  • Sailing
  • Parasailing
  • Water Skiing
  • Kayaking
  • Wind Surfing
  • Exercise Gym
  • Shuffleboard
  • Fishing
  • Complimentary Health Club
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

Because these details can sometimes change, it's best to check with the front desk if you're interested in something in particular. Visit this page to go to an in-depth description about the specific activities and recreation opportunities offered at Riu Tropical Bay.


Guests at the Hotel Riu Tropical Bay have an abundance of food choices: breakfast buffets; lunch and dinner cold/hot buffets; traditional Jamaican barbeque (6 days a week), and special theme buffets (twice a week).

There are several outstanding restaurants including Negril, Krystal (fusion cuisine), Rimini (Italian), Hakuchi (Japanese) and Bloody Bay (poolside restaurant/grill steakhouse).

Outside of the on-location dining options, vacationers looking for more culinary diversity might also check out some of the region's other nearby mealtime choices. Guests looking for a bite to eat will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants close-by. It's helpful to get familiar with the nearby options, even though Riu Tropical Bay has on-site dining. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

Riu Tropical Bay offers guest services, including those in the list below, which means you can let go of those few details and enjoy your relaxing trip to Jamaica.

  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

Also available are a few business amenities, making it a well-equipped option for any visit, especially for those who think business should be comfortable.

  • Business Center


Guests will find lots of attractions close to Riu Tropical Bay. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Long Bay Beach Park and Royal Palm Reserve. Since this resort is located directly on Bloody Bay, it is the perfect spot for those who enjoy sun-bathing just outside their accommodations. Also nearby is Rhodes Hall Beach, just a few miles from the property.

One of the closest areas of interest to the resort is Negril. If your itinerary allows, have yourself a side trip to a nearby town to gain some perspective on the country.

To see more about what's near the property, click here.

Contact Info

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

General: (876) 957-5900

Website: http://www.riu.com/en/Paises/jamaica/negril/hotel-riu-tropical-bay/oferta.jsp?


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