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The Five Best Ocho Rios Resorts

 By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor Headed to Jamaica? If you’ve already seen the sunset in Negril and soaked up the rays on Doctor’s Cave Beach in Montego Bay, why not spend a few days in Ocho Rios? The north coast …

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10 Beachfront Hotels in the Caribbean for $200 or Less Per Night

 The perfect Caribbean beach getaway isn’t always as expensive as you think. Indeed, there are tucked-away bargains all over the Caribbean, where the sand count is high but the price is low. Serving up warm hospitality on idyllic coastlines, they …

Royalton Negril, Hideaway at Royalton Negril Open Doors

 There’s a pair of new places to stay in Negril. Blue Diamond Resorts has officially opened its new Royalton Negril and Hideaway at Royalton Negril resorts in Jamaica. The complex includes Royalton Negril, which is family-friendly, and Hideaway at Royalton …

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 When selecting a Caribbean hotel room, there’s one immutable fact: “oceanfront” trumps “oceanview,” eight days a week. Sure, it’s nice to see the sea from your four-poster bed, but it’s even better when you can roll right out of that …

All-Inclusive Vacations

 If you are heading to the Caribbean with your sweetie, there is really one “great” option: it’s the perfect marriage of romance and convenience, and it’s about finding the Best All-Inclusive Vacations. So if you need to get away with your …

The Cliff

 Changes at Jamaica’s best new hotel By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor The Cliff hotel in Negril, Jamaica is less than a year old but it’s already making improvements. When the retreat reopens after the off-season break on October 1, it …

All-Inclusive Resorts in Negril

 Negril, Jamaica’s celebrated beach isn’t really seven miles long; it’s actually closer to six. But for throngs of visitors who’ve been drawn here since the bohemian resort town first became popular in the 1970s, its exact distance is immaterial. What …

 Is Negril Jamaica’s next big destination? No, it won’t be the kind of large resort hub that Montego Bay has become, but the plan seems to be to develop the area into a different kind of destination, according to Tourism Minister …

 If you’ve ever watched the cliff divers at Rick’s Café in Negril, Jamaica, you’ve no doubt been awed by their fearless feats and wondered about the secret of their prowess. Shavon Drummond, a lifeguard and pool attendant at The Cliff, …

 By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor It’s not every restaurant that offers “Breakfast – Lunch – Dinner – Cold Beer – Hi Grade Hammocks.” But then, Murphy’s West End Restaurant, in Negril, Jamaica, is no ordinary eatery. Chef Leniel Ennis (aka …

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 By Alexander Britell It’s one of the hippest destinations in the Caribbean: the Jamaican beach outpost of Negril. And if you’re looking for a luxury experience, look no further than Island Outpost’s The Caves all-inclusive boutique hotel. The retreat on …

 The latest Caribbean Photo comes to us from Caribbean Journal reader Sharon Dorbritz, who sent in this incredible shot of sunset in Negril, Jamaica earlier this year. Have you taken a great photo in the Caribbean? Send it to news@caribjournal.com …

 As part of its companywide room transformation project, Sandals has unveiled its newest rooms in the Caribbean. The Sandals Negril Beach Resort has unveiled 72 totally renovated and reimagined rooms in its Bamboo Grove, Coconut Cove and Royal Cottage buildings, …

 A new hotel has opened its doors in Negril, Jamaica. The Cliff Hotel, overlooking the cliffs of Negril, officially opened on Tuesday. The new property is a “reinterpretation” of the former Moon Dance Resort. The hotel includes 33 suites and …

 Above: a rendering of The Cliff By the Caribbean Journal staff A new hotel is coming to Negril, Jamaica. The Cliff Hotel is slated to open in Dec. 1 as a “reinterpretation” of the former Moon Dance Resort. The property …

 Above: Sandals Negril Beach Resort and Spa By Dana NilandCJ Contributor Sandals Resorts International is planning some significant enhancements to its Sandals Negril Beach Resort and Spa, the company announced. The 64 rooms and suites of the resort’s Coconut Blocks …

 By Sarah Greaves-GabbadonCJ Travel Editor If Negril, Jamaica really is, as they say, the capital of casual, then Couples Negril, on the town’s celebrated seven-mile strip, is its romance hub. One of four Couples resorts on the island, the adults-only all-inclusive …

 Above: the Grand Lido Negril By the Caribbean Journal staff Blue Diamond’s Royalton brand is planning to open a resort in Negril. The company has announced that it would be opening the Royalton Negril at the former Grand Lido Resort …