Things to See and Do While Staying at Sandals Negril

Still not sure how to spend your time in Jamaica? The Sandals Negril can introduce you to some of the most popular pastimes available in their picturesque beachside location. This property offers an impressive selection of recreational possibilities, ensuring you will have plenty of enjoyable activities to choose from throughout your stay.

Considering the resort has a total of 5 pools on-site, you should have no trouble claiming enough space to sun tan or relax in the shade. This property is also built next to the ocean, meaning that there are plenty of options when it comes time to play in the water throughout your stay. For a different way to relax in the water, you can also enjoy the whirlpool on-site.

While there's no guarantee you won't overload on Jamaica's delicious cuisine, Sandals Negril makes it easier to stay healthy; a fitness facility is available on the grounds.


Tennis players should definitely consider staying at this location, because its on-site tennis facilites allow guests to stay active and have fun, too. Guests will find 2 courts on-site. Evening matches are also a possibility here, since you have the option of using a lit court. Even if tennis isn't your thing, this could be your chance to learn from a professional, as there is a tennis pro who works on-site.

Seeking more options like this? You might want to check out other hotels in the area that also have courts, like Hedonism II and Couples Swept Away.


Even though Sandals Negril doesn't feature a golf course, 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 is located four and a half miles to the south-southeast of this accommodation. You'll find a total of 18 holes at this course. The total length is 5798 yards, and it's been rated a par 72. For golfers who want to learn more, the course can be contacted at (876) 957-4638 ext. 3614.


Certified divers can participate in complimentary dive excursions, and novices can learn at the resort's pool.

Travelers who want a wide variety of aquatic adventures will have a great time during their visit Sandals Negril. The list below details the watersports available on-site.

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

Family Activities

Sandals Negril unfortunately does not allow children, so families who are bringing their kids to Jamaica will need to look elsewhere. But then again, for couples in need of an undisturbed atmosphere, this could be the perfect spot. Before you book, know that this property doesn't take bookings for guests traveling with children under 18 years of age.

Guests can let their inner child be free at the game room.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Many of the guests here get to see a live show during their stay, proving that staying inside for the night can be as satisfying as an expensive night out. Live entertainment is typically available 7 days per week. Of course, the schedule may vary. If you'd like to learn more details, contact the resort at (876) 957-5216.

Another nice thing about this spot is their several different bars, leaving guests with lots of after-hours options.

Another option when you're looking for nighttime activities is to visit one of the other accommodations in the area. Though it should be noted that the hotels surrounding your own are not as highly rated with regards to nightlife as others, these options are in the following table:

Accommodations near the Sandals Negril with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Hedonism II Central Negril 6 check
Grand Lido Negril Resort & Spa 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
Breezes Negril Resort 5.8 mi. North of Central Negril 6 check
Beaches Negril Resort and Spa Central Negril 6 check
Couples Swept Away Central Negril 4 check


Not all accommodations in Jamaica offer spa services on-site, but Sandals Negril is one of a few that is able to offer its guests a convenient place where they can release stress and reflect on the area's beauty. The following list provides some of the available spa services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool


The property also has shuffleboard. It's a good way to spend time with the family, meet other guests, or try something new.

The beauty salon at Sandals Negril offers a convenient way to pamper yourself before a special occasion, or fun night out.

Even though you'll find plenty of fun activities right on-location, vacationers who want to do some exploring shouldn't ever run out of interesting things to do and sites to see in Jamaica. No matter if you're looking to hang out at the beach or play a few rounds on the golf course, you can encounter lots of other chances for recreation in and around the area. Investigate these articles to learn more about sightseeing, shopping, diving, fishing, riding a bicycle or scooter, snorkeling, and other activities.


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