Sometimes picking a hotel within walking distance of a good beach will ensure that you can take full advantage of the beautiful sand and water here.
Therefore, most guests are delighted that this property is located right on the water and sand, so you won't have to go very far to enjoy the pleasant coast. This beach boasts a nice balance as far as beach-goers; it's location is not too far from popular sites in Jamaica, but has an atmosphere that is not overly over-populated.
Naturally, since Riu Tropical Bay is located on Bloody Bay, laying out in the sun is one of the main attractions here. Legend has it that Bloody Bay got its name after a particularly bloody pirate battle took place her, but today you'll find more tourists on these shores than buccaneers. Because a large number of resorts edge out the beach, many people believe that sections of the beach are owned by the resort that sits in front of it. For vacationers who want to venture farther away, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the names below to read our detailed article:
|Rhodes Hall Beach||3.2||NE||8.0 mi. North-Northeast of Negril|
|Seven Mile Beach||4.5||S||Negril|
|Green Island East Beach||4.6||NE||9.2 mi. North-Northeast of Negril|
|Negril North Beach||4.9||SSW||Negril|
The most convenient one to visit is Rhodes Hall Beach. This small beach rests on Samuel's Bay National Marine Park and is flanked by huge, all inclusive resorts. They sit on the sidelines of the beach itself and don't subtract from its pristine beauty. You can soak in the sun at Rhodes Hall Beach for as long as you want, since there are both showers and restrooms on-site.
Travelers who'd like some more information about what's located nearby may want to know how far the closest neighboring city or town is from the property. Riu Tropical Bay can be found on the northern edge of Negril Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Jamaica; it is five miles (eight kilometers) to the north of Negril.
The areas found closest to Riu Tropical Bay are listed below.
Tourists who prefer to stay active and on-the-go while vacationing in Jamaica will quickly learn that Riu Tropical Bay is in a fun location with plenty of nearby sights. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, including Barney's Hummingbird Garden, and Discovery Falls. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is .,
In search of even more activities to keep you busy? Take a look at all the things to do near the property, which are shown in the table below.
|Park||1.2||S||3.9 mi. North of Negril|
|Barney's Hummingbird Garden||Botanical Garden||--||--||Negril|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.5||NE||7.3 mi. North-Northeast of Negril|
|Rhodes Hall Plantation||Plantation||3.2||NE||8.0 mi. North-Northeast of Negril|
|Negril Watershed Protection Area||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||--||--||1.7 mi. South-Southwest of Negril|
|Cave||6.8||S||1.8 mi. South West of Negril|
|Lighthouse||6.9||S||1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Negril|
|Park||7.0||S||2.0 mi. South-Southwest of Negril|
|Blue Hole Mineral Spring||Park||8.7||SSE||5.1 mi. Southeast of Negril|
|Movie Theater||12.7||NE||Haughton Gardens|
|Park||13.0||NE||16.6 mi. West of Montego Bay|
|Hanover Museum||Museum||13.0||NE||16.5 mi. West of Montego Bay|
If you're on the lookout for an enjoyable experience, Barney's Hummingbird Garden could be a good option. Explore a beautifully flourishing and well-maintained tropical garden that promotes all that is naturally beautiful about Jamaica, all the while interacting with friendly and busy hummingbirds.
Learning about nearby accommodations is often an easy means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. You will be able to find plenty of other destinations to consider nearby, as this portion of Jamaica plays host to an impressive selection of hotels and resorts to pick from. The table below contains all the hotel booking options that are available in the surrounding area.
|Riu Negril Club All Inclusive||0.2||SSW||4.9 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica|
|Sunset at the Palms Negril||0.2||NNE||5.3 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica|
|Couples Negril||0.2||SSW||4.9 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica|
|Hedonism II||0.6||SW||4.6 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica|
|Sandals Negril||0.7||SSW||4.4 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica|
|Point Village Resort||0.7||SW||4.6 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica|
|Azul Sensatori Jamaica||1.0||S||4.1 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica|
|Beaches Sandy Bay||1.0||S||4.1 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica|
|Beaches Negril Resort and Spa||2.2||S||2.9 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica|
|Couples Swept Away||2.5||S||2.6 mi. North of Negril, Jamaica|
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