Things to See and Do While Staying at Sandals Negril

Jamaica offers visitors plenty of intriguing outdoor pursuits, especially for guests staying at a beachside vacation spot like this one. Sandals Negril is perfect for guests who want to have several on-site choices and give new activities a try.

Considering the resort has a total of 4 pools on-site, you probably won't have any problem claiming a great spot to soak up some sun. A big plus for many vacationers is that this accommodation is found right next to the ocean, so there are a few different ways to play in the water during your stay. For a different way to relax in the water, you can also enjoy the whirlpool on-site.

Maintaining a workout routine is simple for fitness buffs at this property; amenities include a workout facility with exercise equipment.


Tennis fanatics will find an extra perk when staying at this location, because the on-site tennis facilites can be a convenient and healthy family activity. You will find 2 tennis courts on the property. Plus, the lighted courts here give guests the opportunity to play at night, when schedules are more relaxed. The on-site tennis pro can help get you situated on the court, even if you've never played before.

Searching for more spots like this one? You can take a look at nearby hotels with this activity, like Hedonism II and Couples Swept Away.


Even though there isn't a golf course at Sandals Negril, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. The nearest golf course is Negril Hills Golf Club, which you'll find four and a half miles from the resort. There are 18 holes at this course. It's a total of 5798 yards long, and is a par 72. If you're considering reserving a tee time, the course can be reached at (876) 957-4638 ext. 3614.


Certified divers can participate in unlimited diving excursions all around the island, while novices can learn at the resort's pool.

Visitors that like a wide variety of watersports will have a wonderful experience while they visit Sandals Negril. The following list shows the watersports available on the property.

  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Sandals Negril caters to adults only, so if you're traveling with children you will have to find another option. Then again, if you want to relax at an accommodation where children are not a bother, this accommodation may be a great place to enjoy Jamaica in peace. Please note that this property doesn't allow visitors traveling with children under 18.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the amenities is on-site live entertainment, so even when visitors stay at the accommodation for the night they won't be missing out on after-hours excitement. Generally, vacationers can enjoy live entertainment 7 days per week. Please keep in mind, the schedule may vary. If you'd like to find out more about the entertainment schedule, call the front desk at (876) 957-5216.

Plus, at this destination you'll also find many bars, so you and your companions can enjoy a cocktail before or after the show.

If you take a stroll outside of the confines of your accommodations, you'll find a few other choices in the immediate area with nightlife options. Though none of these are very highly rated with regards to nighttime entertainment, they will give you options. Find out more by viewing the options in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Sandals Negril with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hedonism II Central Negril 6 check
Beaches Sandy Bay Central Negril 2 check
Azul Sensatori Jamaica Central Negril 5 --
Point Village Resort Central Negril -- --
Couples Negril Central Negril 5 check
Riu Negril Club All Inclusive Central Negril -- --
Riu Tropical Bay 5.1 mi. North of Central Negril 1 check
Sunset at the Palms Negril 5.3 mi. North of Central Negril 4 check
Beaches Negril Resort and Spa Central Negril 6 check
Couples Swept Away Central Negril 8 check
Top Beach Cabins Central Negril -- --
Foote Prints on the Sand Hotel Central Negril 1 check


Visitors will find some of the best opportunities for relaxation at Sandals Negril, considering this destination has its own spa. The following list has some of the spa services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Manicures
  • Massages
  • Outdoor Treatment Rooms
  • Pedicures
  • Spa Facility
  • Spa Pool
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

The Red Lane Spa is the on-site spa exclusively for Sandals guests. They offer a wide range of massage and beauty treatments, with couples and wedding packages available upon request.


Guests can also entertain themselves with a game of shuffleboard. Though relaxing and quiet, shuffleboard can be a challenging sport.

The salon on-site will allow you to pamper yourself before a dinner date or special night.

Even though you'll find plenty to do on the grounds of this property, travelers looking to do some exploring won't find a shortage of interesting recreational opportunities in Jamaica. Whether you would rather relax at the beach or play a few rounds on the golf course, you can find plenty of other recreational opportunities in the region. Investigate these links for information regarding riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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