What's Located Around Riu Tropical Bay

The inviting beaches in Jamaica are boasted as some of the best attractions on the island. If you or your group are big beach fans, Riu Tropical Bay is just what you are looking for. This site is located on the water, so vacationers can spend as much time as they like under the sun if that will make them happy. Not too far from some of Jamaica's main attractions, but far enough from the more crowded areas, this property's location provides an ideal balance; vacationers will be able to take advantage of water and land activities. The beach found next to this site is usually not too crowded, allowing guests to enjoy a relaxing beach outing.

Nearby Beaches

Bloody Bay

Needless to say, since Riu Tropical Bay is located on Bloody Bay, relaxing at the water's edge is popular with guests staying 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 some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click the name of each one in the table to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near Riu Tropical Bay
Beach Distance Direction Location
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
Hi Lo Beach 4.7 S Negril
Negril North Beach 4.9 SSW Negril

Rhodes Hall Beach is closest to the resort. 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'll be able to enjoy the afternoon for as long as you want, as the amenities include showers and restrooms.

Nearby Areas

Guests who are curious about the area's important features might like to know how far away the adjacent city or town is from the property. Riu Tropical Bay is situated within the northern part of Negril Beach Hotel Zone, a neighborhood in Jamaica; it's 5.1 miles to the north of Negril.

The areas that are closest to Riu Tropical Bay are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Orange Bay 2.4 NE
Westfield 4.2 E
Salt Spring 4.7 ENE
Springfield 4.9 SE
Negril 5.1 S
Sheffield 5.2 SSE
Green Island 5.4 NE
Prospect 6.2 ENE
Rock Spring 6.5 E

Nearby Attractions

Barney's Hummingbird Garden

Riu Tropical Bay is a great spot for active visitors. There are plenty of activities to be enjoyed when exploring near this lodging. You will find that this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as Long Bay Beach Park, Barney's Hummingbird Garden, and Discovery Falls, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Long Bay Beach Park.

Proving that this site has a great location, there are many more attractions nearby, like those listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Riu Tropical Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Long Bay Beach Park Park 1.2 S 3.9 mi. North of Negril
Barney's Hummingbird Garden Botanical Garden -- -- Negril
Discovery Falls Park -- -- Sheffield
Crocodile Reserve & Bird Sanctuary 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
Joseph's Cave Cave 6.8 S 1.8 mi. South West of Negril
Negril Lighthouse Lighthouse 6.9 S 1.9 mi. South-Southwest of Negril
Whoopie's Hammock Park 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
Cliff Theatre Movie Theater 12.7 NE Haughton Gardens
Watson Taylor Park 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 looking for somewhere interesting to go, Barney's Hummingbird Garden might be worth a visit. 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.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby booking options is oftentimes a good way to get a better feel for the area as whole. You will find plenty of additional places to consider before reaching a decision, as this portion of Jamaica offers travelers a terrific range of hotels and resorts to pick from. If you'd like to find additional info about booking options available close-by, see the table below.

Accommodations near Riu Tropical Bay
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
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
Grand Lido Negril Resort & Spa 0.5 SW 4.7 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
Breezes Negril Resort 0.8 NNW 5.8 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

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