"Your Internet Resource Guide to Negril Jamaica"
Negril is a small but widely renowned town located on the westernmost tip of Jamaica, known for its vibrant, laid-back atmosphere and stunning natural beauty. It is a major destination for tourists seeking an authentic Jamaican experience, endowed with a rich blend of cultures, delightful cuisines, and natural landscapes. Here is a more detailed description of some of the aspects of Negril, Jamaica:
• Beaches: Negril is home to the famous Seven Mile Beach, one of the longest and most beautiful beaches in Jamaica. It is lined with soft, white sands and crystal-clear waters, making it an ideal location for sunbathing, swimming, and various water sports. Along the beach, you'll find numerous resorts, restaurants, and bars.
• Cliffside Area: The cliffside area of Negril, known as the West End, is dotted with resorts and restaurants perched atop the cliffs, offering stunning views of the sea, especially during sunset. It's also famous for Rick's Café, where visitors can watch daring cliff divers and enjoy live music.
• Water Activities: Negril offers numerous water-based activities such as snorkeling, scuba diving, and boat tours, allowing visitors to explore the rich underwater life, vibrant coral reefs, and clear blue waters of the Caribbean Sea.
• Nightlife and Cuisine: Negril is famous for its lively nightlife, with various bars, clubs, and beach parties offering the chance to dance to reggae and other Caribbean music. Negril is also renowned for its delicious Jamaican cuisine, with many restaurants and street food vendors offering traditional dishes like jerk chicken and seafood.
• Accommodations: Negril provides a range of accommodations, from luxurious all-inclusive resorts to budget-friendly hostels, catering to different preferences and budgets. Many of these accommodations are set in picturesque locations, providing scenic views and easy access to the beach.
• Friendly Locals: Negril is known for its warm and friendly locals, who are often more than willing to share their culture, music, and traditions with visitors, making Negril feel welcoming and authentic.
• Natural Beauty and Ecotourism: Beyond the beaches and cliffs, Negril also features beautiful natural landscapes, including lush hills and wetlands. It offers opportunities for ecotourism and exploration of the natural environment, with various tours and activities available for those interested in nature and wildlife.
Negril, Jamaica is a beautiful and lively destination, characterized by its pristine beaches, stunning cliffs, vibrant nightlife, and rich cultural heritage. It is a place where visitors can experience the true spirit of Jamaica, whether they are seeking relaxation, adventure, or a taste of the local lifestyle.
The Negril Travel Guide, first published to the Web in 2001 is designed to serve as an Internet Resource Guide for Negril Jamaica and the surrounding area. We are continually gathering information on businesses and organizations related to Jamaican Hospitality – Tourism industry, concerts, and current events. Our goal is to provide up-to-date accurate information to help anyone contemplating a visit to the Negril and surrounding area of Jamaica enabling them to plan ahead and make ultimate use of their valuable time.
The Negril Travel Guide contains information about Negril Area's Hospitality - Tourism related businesses and organizations ready and waiting to provide you with friendly Jamaican hospitality and services. Informational topics and links include: Where To Stay, Restaurants, Shopping, Services, Recreation, Arts and Heritage, Calendar Of Events, Night Life, Travel Information, Photo Gallery, Jamaican Attractions, Jamaican Happenings and Events, Jamaican Music Industry Directory, the Negril Community, the Jamaican Business Directory, and many other Jamaican Links.
The Negril Travel Guide currently publishes over two hundred-fifty thousand photos of Jamaican concerts, special events, and professional photography depicting the hospitality - tourism aspects of Negril and Jamaica. We hope you will take the time to visit our Photo Gallery Web Page and look through these photographs portraying the positive vibes and beauty of Negril, the island of Jamaican, its people, music, and culture.
To showcase Negril Jamaica, I have published three YouTube.com videos of drives taken around the Negril area. The first video is of “A Drive Down Norman Manley Boulevard”. The second video is of “A Drive Out Nonpareil Road to the Negril Country Club”. The third video is of of “A Drive Through Negril Center and along West End Road”. All three YouTube.com videos are embedded below.
The background music on all three videos is from an afternoon at Drifters Bar and Entertainment Venue at One Mile, Fisherman’s Beach in Negril. Drifters Bar, is a fantastic place to spend the afternoon enjoying Jamaican vibes, talented local and guest artists, dancing to the vibes, and great food and beverages served by a friendly staff. Here is a link to the Drifters Bar Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/DriftersBarNegril
We STRONGLY recommend that you refrain from paying for horseback riding on the beach in Negril.
If you would like a pleasurable horseback riding experience, please check with your Resorts/Hotels Front Desk, or Tour Desk for a Jamaica Tourist Board Licensed entity.