Found on the cliffs of Pristine Cove on the western most point of Jamaica, the Rockhouse Hotel is a luxurious boutique hotel. The resort is set on eight acres of lush, tropical gardens and boasts a cliff-top horizon pool and an award-winning restaurant.
Thatched roof villas offer visitors private decks with breathtaking views and the property utilizes ladders and stairs carved into the rock to help traverse the cliff side grounds. Yoga classes are also offered daily and spa treatments are available in the cliff side Massage Cabana, in the Caribbean Drench hut, in the garden spa, or can be arranged in the privacy of the guest rooms. Rockhouse is a member of Design Hotels, the international lifestyle brand that is synonymous with distinctive architecture and design, complemented by exceptional service. Listed in the New York Times Best Seller "1000 Places to See Before You Die," Rockhouse has been winning awards and receiving nods for its swank design and stellar services including: Best Boutique Hotel in the Caribbean, "Top 20 Caribbean Resorts" and "Best Caribbean Hotels" by Travel + Leisure, and "Best in the World" list by Conde Nast Traveler.
Rockhouse is a nice option for vacationers looking to let loose a bit, as there is a pretty nice variety of late-night options nearby.is one such entertainment possibility, but the entire area has a reputation for their live shows, bars, and lounges.
Positioned in the vicinity of Negril, Rockhouse Hotel happily welcomes vacationers who are thinking about lodging in this section of Jamaica. The center of Negril is a mile and a half (two and a half kilometers) to the east-northeast.
Room furnishings are from a new furniture line specifically designed for Rockhouse, built from dressed and polished local timbers. Room amenities include: a room safe, a mini bar, telephones with overseas direct dialing, overhead or oscillating stand fans. Solar hot water is heated throughout the property, with local hot water tank backup for those very rare cloudy days, or unusually high consumption and back-up generators ensure uninterrupted power.
Rockhouse's Premium Villa rooms are new cliff-top, thatched-roof individual cottages situated directly over the water offering perfect views of the Jamaican sunset and sweeping vistas of Pristine Cove. Each cottage is air-conditioned with a spacious, wraparound terrace. Guests will find CD players and private, outdoor showers open to the skies, in addition to the standard room features. All cottages have four post queen-size beds with mosquito netting and accommodate two people, and guests can request a twin bed or bunk beds to accommodate families.
Cliff-top, thatched-roof individual cottages situated directly over the water offering perfect views of the Jamaican sunset and sweeping vitas of Pristine Cove. Each cottage is air-conditioned with a spacious, wraparound terrace. Guests will find CD players and private, outdoor showers open to the skies, in addition to the standard room features. All cottages have four post queen-size beds with mosquito netting and accommodate two people, and guests can request a twin bed or bunk beds to accommodate families. Four of the villas feature lofts with a double bed and twin bed.
The Rockhouse's studio rooms are traditional hotel rooms, each with its own balcony with water views and a private, outdoor showers. As with all the guest rooms at Rockhouse they are air conditioned. All Studio rooms are double rooms with queen-size beds, accommodating two people. Guests can request a twin bed or bunk beds to accommodate families.
The air-conditioned standard rooms are are traditional hotel rooms with garden views. All standard rooms are double rooms with a queen-size bed, accommodating two people. Guests can request a twin bed or bunk beds to accommodate families.
With its 64 rooms, Rockhouse is a moderately-sized accommodation option. Because it offers the perfect combination of the personalized service of a smaller property and some of the conveniences of a larger resort, many vacationers find this property is well tailored to their personalities. This hotel has received a three and a half star rating, considering its amenities, quality, and service.
An overview of the in-room conveniences that you'll find at Rockhouse Hotel include:
If you have a certain requirement for your vacation, you can contact the hotel by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.
Rockhouse is not shy about pampering its guests. The brand new Rockhouse Spa Pavilion is a temple-like structure nestled in lush gardens.
The list below gives some other amenities on-site:
However, it's best to contact the lodging if you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival. Visit this page to read our complete description about the specific activities available at Rockhouse Hotel.
Guests may choose to dine at the on-site restaurant, or make it a night out on the town.
The Rockhouse Restaurant, considered Negril's finest dining spot, is usually busy with a mix of locals and guests. The restaurant features an airy thatched-roof bar and a balcony suspended over Pristine Cove. Its new Jamaican cuisine is a lighter, more modern interpretation of classic Jamaican fare. To give guests the full epicurean experience a la Jamaica, the substantial menu is supplemented by rotating specials. An international wine list and tropical cocktails complement meals at the Rockhouse Restaurant. Don't forget Jamaica's famous Blue Mountain coffee for dessert!
Pushcart, with its open kitchen design and extensive rum bar, provides a relaxed and entertaining dining experience. Pushcart gets its cuisine inspiration from Caribbean street vendors, serving peppered shrimp and homemade jerk sausage. The menu also includes traditional Jamaican favorites like curried goat, oxtail, and an delicious array of local desserts. It is located right next door to the hotel at Pirates Cave, which has a rich cinematic history after being featured in "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" (1950) and Steve McQueen's "Papillon" (1970).
Pushcart guests also enjoy an open kitchen design and an amazing rum bar with nightly live entertainment and the requisite Caribbean sunset views.
Just a short walk through lush gardens will take you to Rockhouse's Pool Bar & Grill. The creative architecture allows the entrance to blend in with the natural rock face Guests can sample tasty meals off of the Pool Grill Menu while lounging poolside. Open for lunch from noon to 4pm daily and for drinks from 11am to sunset, the menu includes jerk chicken, a grilled snapper sandwich, and the Rockhouse burger with the Pool Grill's signature Jerk Mayonnaise.
Outside of on-location dining, visitors looking to find extra culinary diversity might also think about some of the area's other nearby dining establishments. Hungry guests will find a limited but good selection of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It's never a bad idea to learn which choices are available nearby, even though Rockhouse offers on-site dining, including Pool Grille & Bar. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.
Taking advantage of guest services -- including the ones below -- can help you have a smooth, stress free vacation in Jamaica.
Also available are an ample number of business amenities, which makes Rockhouse a haven for anyone who may need to take care of some work while on vacation.
You will find numerous attractions close to Rockhouse. Some of the closest are Barney's Hummingbird Garden. If you plan to do a little lounging in the sand, like many of the travelers who come to enjoy Jamaica's coast, your itinerary will surely include ample basking at the beach. Negril North Beach, one of the nearest, is only a small interval away from the hotel.and
The hotel is located in the vicinity of Negril, a beautiful area for tourists to learn about and explore Jamaica.
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Location: West End Road, the vicinity of Negril, Jamaica
General: (876) 957-4373
Secondary Phone: (876) 957-0557
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