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Nestled along a vast expanse of pristine Jamaican beachfront, this splendid All-Inclusive resort combines old-world charm with modern convenience. Carefully planned to the last detail, Riu Palace Tropical Bay will surpass all expectations, offering an array of sports and activities, comfortable air-conditioned accommodations, and a selection of delectable dining options.

Accommodations are junior suites and feature Free WiFi, a flat screen TV, a mini-bar, and liquor dispenser. Guests will love the Victorian-style décor, the pool area beverage service, the nightly entertainment, and non-motorized watersports. RiuLand Mini-Club provides activities and fun for kids ages 4-12.

Sports and activities include table tennis, volleyball, windsurfing, sailing, kayaking, and body boarding. Every evening, the RIU staff puts on an entertaining show for its guests. Looking to dance the night away? Down the beach, at Riu Negril, Pacha Disco is open six nights a week, and entrance and drinks are included!

À la carte dining options include Fusion, Japanese, and Grill Steakhouse. A traditional Jamaican Jerk barbecue is available six times a week. An assortment of snacks and lunches are also available. For additional options, guests can walk down the beach to Riu Negril for more amazing snacks!

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HOTEL LOCATION
Located next to the RIU Negril. Guests staying at the RIU Palace Tropical Bay have exchange privileges with the RIU Negril (except dinner).
Address: BLOODY BAY BEACH
NEGRIL


JM
Local Phone: 876-957-5900
Fax: 1-876-957-5727
Website Address: www.riu.com
HOTEL FACILITIES
Barber / Beauty Salon
Boutique Shops
Business Services
Car Rental
Currency Exchange
Laundry / Dry Cleaning Service
Parking(Complimentary.)
Physician on Call
Pools
Number of Pools: 3
Outdoor Pools: 3     
There is a beautiful freshwater pool area with complimentary lounge chairs, towels, cabins and sun umbrellas, swim-up bar and a children's pool. Guests at the Riu Tropical Bay have exchange privileges with Riu Negril.
Golf: NEARBY
Negril Hills Golf Course- 20% OFF green fees.
This 18-hole, par-72 course measuring 6,333 yds has gently undulating fairways, elevated tees and greens, picturesque water hazards and lush vegetation. A tennis court, restaurant, pro-shop and club house are all on the property.
Holes: 18
Green Fees: Varies
Cart Fee: Varies
Club Rental Fees: VARIES
Caddy: Varies
Tennis
Number of Courts: 2
Outdoor Courts: 2
Lighted Courts: 2
Water Sports on Site
Fishing: Additional Charge
Sunfish Sailing: Complimentary
Snorkeling: Complimentary
JetSki / Waverunner: Additional Charge
Waterskiing: Additional Charge
Wind Surf: Complimentary
Other Sports Available
Other Sports: Volleyball, beach games.
Health Club / Spa
Aerobics: Complimentary
Jacuzzi: Complimentary
Massage: Additional Charge
Nautilus Equipment: Complimentary
Sauna: Complimentary
Spa: Additional Charge
Manicure / Pedicure: Additional Charge
Facials: Additional Charge
HOTEL DETAILS
Riu Palace Tropical Bay - a Victorian style of architecture combining old-world charm with deluxe modern amenities. The resort consists of a main building and three-story bungalows, with 416 air- conditioned rooms, each with a balcony or terrace. This All-Inclusive beachfront resort offers unlimited premium brand alcoholic beverages, six bars, five restaurants, theme nights, nightly entertainment, night tennis, and a Kids Club. Food & beverages are available until 2 am. Beach: This hotel is situated directly on a long, beautiful stretch of white sand beach in Bloody Bay, complete with comfortable loungers for soaking up the warm Caribbean sun. Check-in: 3:00 pm
Check-out: 12:00 noon
Total Rooms: 416
Year Opened: 2001 Credit Cards: Visa, Master Card, Diners Club, American Express
HOTEL RESTRICTIONS
Springbreakers: The hotel has the discretion to remove anyone that is acting inappropriately or causing disturbance in the hotel. They may also impose a cash deposit or credit card. Fee required for WiFi.
ROOM TYPES
JUNIOR SUITE OCEANFRONT
A/C, ceiling fan, 2 doubles or 1 king, separate living room are with sofa or sofa bed, telephone, mini-bar & liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, radio alarm clock, room safe, iron/ironing board, bathtub & shower and balcony or terrace.
Other Amenities -
JUNIOR SUITE OCEANVIEW
A/C, ceiling fan, 2 doubles or 1 king, separate living room are with sofa or sofa bed, telephone, mini-bar & liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, radio alarm clock, room safe, iron/ironing board, bathtub & shower and balcony or terrace.
Other Amenities -
JUNIOR SUITE GARDENVIEW
A/C, ceiling fan, 2 doubles or 1 king, separate living room are with sofa or sofa bed, telephone, mini-bar & liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, radio alarm clock, room safe, iron/ironing board, bathtub & shower and balcony or terrace
Other Amenities -
JUNIOR SUITE OCEANVIEW
Other Amenities -
Kitchen
SUITE OCEANVIEW
A/C, ceiling fan, king bed with canopy, split-level living room area with sofa or sofa bed, telephone, mini-bar & liquor dispenser, satellite flat screen TV, radio alarm clock, room safe, whirlpool tub, hair dryer and balcony or terrace.
Other Amenities -
DINING
Riu Palace Tropical Bay features 1 meal plan options:
All Meals, Drinks & Tips-All
There are 5 Restaurants at Riu Palace Tropical Bay:
Bloody Bay - Serves lunch during th day and a Grill Steakhouse for dinner.
Negril - Buffet sytle with show cooking, serving International and local specialties.
Krystal - A la carte restaurant serving Fusion cuisine. Open for dinner.
Rimini - Serves lunch and snacks during the day and for dinner a buffet restaurant.
Hakuchi - A la carte restaurant serving Japanese cuisine. Open for dinner.
ACTIVITIES & ENTERTAINMENT
Daily Activities & Entertainment:
Daytime Entertainment Program, Table Tennis, Pool Games, Volley Ball, Beach Games, one free introductory scuba lesson in the pool.
Nightly Activities & Entertainment:
Shows, Riu Evening Program and live music (several times a week).
CHILDREN'S PROGRAMS
The Children`s Program is available seven days a week for kids between the ages of 4 and 12.
Applicable Ages: 4 - 12 years old.
Program Fees: Complimentary.

Children's Facilities
PlayGround

Babysitting Fee: Yes

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Excellent Choice
Bob_Milissa, Woodstock, Illinois
Thu Sep 25 17:26:50 EDT 2014
We just spent a week at the Riu Palace Tropical Bay in Negril. While it was one of the smaller resorts we have stayed in, it was also one of the best. We truly had a fabulous time, much of which... More>

Excellent hotel and staff
Babs H,
Thu Sep 25 07:09:17 EDT 2014
We have just returned from a great holiday at the above hotel. The staff and hotel brilliant. The pool not as big as it looks on information, however with the beautiful beach just a stones throw... More>

Compact heaven
vstarKent, Kent
Wed Sep 24 18:42:10 EDT 2014
If you are looking for a spacious hotel with lots of gardens don't bother with here. If you are looking for a well run, friendly, clean hotel then book now. The hotel is set out with all the... More>

Most oustanding trip in all aspects
Bob E, Woodstock, Illinois
Tue Sep 23 18:41:51 EDT 2014
We have stayed at many all inclusive resorts but I must say, this was the most enjoyable! There are others that are nicer, newer, fancier and more elegant but we were looking for fun and to enjoy... More>

Awesome time, best in years!
Gemma S,
Tue Sep 23 03:51:33 EDT 2014
After having to change hotels at the last minute, we were worried what our trip to Jamaica would be like but our concerns were soon put to bed! This hotel is wonderful. Our room was spacious and... More>



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