Things to See and Do While Staying at The Caves

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If you're wanting to book a place in Jamaica with laid-back luxury alongside several activities to choose from, then The Caves may be exactly what you've been searching for. This property boasts access to many enticing recreational activities, so you're guaranteed plenty of choices every day.

There is one pool at The Caves. Visiting the property's pool might not be one of your top priorities, but it can be an easy enough way to cool off before happy hour. In truth, even when staying at a property with a pool, many vacationers are so content with Jamaica's beaches that they make little use of the swimming pool. The nearest beach to The Caves is Negril North Beach, which is two miles away. Of course, you might also enjoy soaking in the whirlpool on-site.


Though The Caves does not have a golf course, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. The closest course is Negril Hills Golf Club, which is located readily driven to by taxi, so wave one down and head over for an enjoyable day of golfing. It has a total of 18 holes. The length of this course is 5798 yards, and it's rated as a par 72. For golfers who want to learn more, you can call the course at (876) 957-4638 ext. 3614.


If you are looking for adventure, the awesome Caves cliff diving expert and watersports director can guide you on a snorkeling expedition through natural caves. Who knows, maybe you'll even be visited by a school of dolphins!

While there is a good likelihood that you will find a number of vendors in Jamaica who can rent watersports equipment, the list below gives you a good idea of the few water-based activities that are offered at the hotel.

  • Kayaking
  • Snorkeling

Family Activities

The Caves unfortunately does not allow children, so families who are bringing their kids to Jamaica will need to look elsewhere. However, for adults who would love a vacation away from the youngsters, this could be the perfect peaceful place to spend a vacation. Be aware that this property doesn't accept families with kids younger than 16.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Although this property doesn't schedule any live entertainment, you'll be able to mingle at one of the two bars.

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 listed in the following chart:

Accommodations near the The Caves with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Lighthouse Inn 2 1.8 mi. South-Southwest of Central Negril 1 --
Citronella Cottages 1.7 mi. South West of Central Negril 1 --
Tropical Gardens 1.6 mi. South West of Central Negril 1 --
Banana's Garden 1.6 mi. South West of Central Negril -- --
Villas Sur Mer 1.7 mi. South West of Central Negril -- --
Catch A Falling Star Resort 1.7 mi. South West of Central Negril 1 --
Catcha Falling Star Gardens 1.7 mi. South West of Central Negril -- --
Tensing Pen Hotel 1.7 mi. South West of Central Negril 1 --
Seastar Inn 1.4 mi. South West of Central Negril 1 check
Mirage Resort 1.7 mi. South West of Central Negril -- --
Negril Escape Resort And Spa 1.6 mi. South West of Central Negril 1 check
The Oasis Resort 1.3 mi. South West of Central Negril 1 check


Guests will find some of the best opportunities for relaxation at The Caves, considering this destination features its own spa. This list provides some of the services that are available to guests:

  • Facials
  • Hair Services
  • Manicures
  • Massages
  • Pedicures
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool

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.


Though you'll find a lot of activities on-site, vacationers looking to get out 'n' about shouldn't ever find a shortage of interesting sites to see and things to do in Jamaica. Regardless of whether you'd rather lay out at the beach or enjoy a few rounds of golf, you can find plenty of other chances for recreation in this area. Check out these articles for information with regard to riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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