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The Caves Hotel in Jamaica convinces guests that it's the pirates life for them. Poised on Negril's dramatic cliffs, The Caves combine labyrinth-like grounds with maritime romance for the perfect oceanfront getaway. Cliff side accommodations include cottages and suites, as well as a dramatic villa and these cozy rooms are just one of the reasons that Fodors recommends this resort as the best all-inclusive resort in the Caribbean for couples and Conde Nast Traveler and Fox News has placed it on their 2013 lists of best hotels in the Caribbean.

Those hoping to stay active will have a blast at The Caves, which has a wide variety of outdoor activities. Once you've tired yourself out in the sultry Caribbean sun, make time for relaxing at their on-location spa. Younger guests and travelers with youngsters need to remember that the hotel is only open to adults, where guests must be at least 16.

Situated in the vicinity of Negril, Caves happily welcomes travelers who want to stay in this area of Jamaica. It is 1.8 miles south west of the center of Negril.



The property's accommodations are a welcome mix of historical island romance and modern conveniences. They have amazing One Bedroom Ocean View Suites, including their One Bedroom Blue Hole View Suite which has an enclosed veranda with comfortable bamboo chairs that opens directly onto the Blue Hole..

They also have a One Bedroom Partial Ocean View Cottage, called One Drop, which was one of the first cottages to be built on the property and is reminiscent of the original tepee accommodations; it has a bohemian attitude that is balanced by a luxurious interior.

Two Birds, their One Bedroom Garden View Cottage, was inspired by lovers. With an open floor plan and plenty of natural light, you can get cozy in the queen bed and listen to birdsong, the calming call of the sea and the gentle rustle of the palm trees.

There is also a Two Bedroom Ocean View Suite and a Two Bedroom Moon Shadow accommodation that have amazing views of the ocean and a spacious design.

Clandestino is a 3,500 square foot private villa with three bedroom and four bathrooms. There is also a private swimming pool, fully equipped kitchen, butler service and a portable barbecue grill.

Considering its overall quality, we have awarded this hotel a rating of 3 stars.

Below, you'll find a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • Ceiling Fan
  • Kitchenette
  • Bathrobe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Internet Access Port
  • Mini Bar

If you are looking for a particular amenity, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

Activities and Recreation at Caves

The Caves Spa was rated as one of the Top Five Jamaican Spas by Ocean Magazine. Their in-house therapists cater to your every need. The Jamaican brown sugar body scrub, with is their trademark and a hands-down favorite, will leave you feeling extra spoiled, with skin that is as soft as a newborn's.

Negril has a vibrant nightlife and live music scene that can be enjoyed almost every day of the week.

Situated at the edge of the property on the beach, The Sands Bar is the coolest spot to be. It is a relaxing daytime retreat with comfy lounge chairs so that you can sun and chill with a drink. On Wednesday and Saturday evenings, the bar opens up to the public and jerk island is prepared so that you can taste true island living.

Blackwell Rum Bar is the most coveted nightspot at the Caves. To enter this amazing hideaway, you take a coral staircase down to the edge of the water, cross a wooden footbridge and enter a secret cave. There, you can spend your night enjoying the candlelight, drinks and watching the moon over the waves.

The list below shows this property's facilities and general amenities:

  • Gift Shop
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Highspeed Internet

However, since these details tend to change, it's a good idea to double check with the property if you're interested in something in particular. To read our complete discussion about the kinds of recreational opportunities that Caves offers, click here.


Dining at Caves

The Caves has The Dining Room, an on-site restaurant famous for serving up gourmet Jamaican fare. Guests can dine by candlelight in The Gazebo by the ocean, in a private pirate cave, or under the stars by the edge of the limestone cliff.

In addition to what's available on-site, travelers looking to find more culinary diversity should also give thought to the region's other local dining choices. Vacationers who stay at Caves will discover a few solid places to eat within reach. It's helpful to learn about the nearby restaurants, even though The Caves does have on-site dining, including The Dining Room. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.

Guest Services

Guest services here at Caves, including the one below, could make your trip even more enjoyable.

  • Turndown Service


You will find numerous attractions in the vicinity of The Caves. Some of the closest are Long Bay Beach Park and Barney's Hummingbird Garden. If you want to make the most of your vacation, like many of the travelers visiting this area, your vacation would be incomplete without a side trip to the beach. One of the nearest beaches is Negril North Beach, which is located two miles to the north of this hotel.

Among the closest notable areas to the hotel is Negril. If you want to see even more culture, food, and fun, take a side trip to some of the nearest towns to gain some perspective on the country.

To see the full article about what else is in the vicinity of Caves, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Light House Road, the vicinity of Negril, Jamaica

Phone: (876) 957-0270

Secondary Phone: (876) 618-1081



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