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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.

Active guests should find exactly what they're looking for at this all-inclusive destination, which boasts an ever-expanding array of outdoor opportunities. Once you've exhausted yourself during an afternoon of thrills, pamper yourself at the on-location spa they offer. Young guests and those visiting with kids need to note that the hotel is adults-only, and is exclusive to visitors who are at least 16 years old.

Located in the vicinity of Negril, Caves, an all-inclusive complex, happily welcomes vacationers who want to stay in this area of Jamaica. If you're curious, the center of Negril is a mile and a half (three kilometers) to the northeast.



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.

The Caves has just 13 units. Travelers who want to escape noisy crowds will relish the sheltered setting at this property. This hotel has received a rating of 3 stars, when considering its activity and quality ratings, and more.

Below, you can see this location's in-room amenities.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Room Service
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Kitchenette
  • Mini-Fridge
  • Safe
  • Bathrobe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Private Bath
  • Mini Bar
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Telephone
  • Sitting Area
  • Internet Access Port
  • Recliner
  • Queen Bed
  • Non-Smoking Rooms

If there is an amenity that is particularly important to you, you can contact the hotel by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

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. They are open daily between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m.

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.

To view general amenities on the property, check out the list below:

  • Gift Shop
  • Multilingual
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Wi Fi Internet Access

However, because these details are always in flux, don't hesitate to contact the location to be sure everything you're expecting is available. Visit this page to see an in-depth article about the kinds of activities and recreation opportunities offered at Caves.


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 is available on-site, vacationers hoping for further culinary variety should also look into the area's other nearby eateries. Those staying at Caves will discover a small handful of restaurants within traveling distance. It's a good idea to know the area's restaurant options, despite the fact that The Caves offers some dining of its own, including The Dining Room. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

Caves offers a large number of guest services, including those in the list below, helping to take care of the little details during your time on the property.

  • Concierge
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Turndown Service
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Maid Service
  • Breakfast
  • Laundry/Valet


Guests will find lots of interesting sites and attractions within a short distance of The Caves. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Long Bay Beach Park, Barney's Hummingbird Garden, and Discovery Falls. If you hope to do a lot of relaxing, like many tourists visiting this area, you've no doubt made time for plenty of basking at the beach. Negril North Beach, one of the nearest, is located two miles to the north of this hotel.

The hotel is situated near Negril, a beautiful area for travelers to experience the diversity of Jamaica.

For our comprehensive article on what's near 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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