Riu Palace Tropical Bay

Norman Manley Boulevard
Bloody Bay Beach - Negril - 18769575900 Fax: 1 876 957 5727
 
 
Location/General information
On December 12th, 2008, let yourself be dazzled by the brilliance of this reopening. Come and delight in luxury, comfort, impeccable service, all standards of the RIU Palace Hotels & Resorts chain in the renovated Riu Palace Tropical Bay Hotel. Nestled on a wide and seemingly endless white-sand beach, the Riu Palace Tropical Bay Hotel is the perfect vacation spot on this enchanting island of fun and sun. Incorporating Jamaican character and charisma into everyday life, the resort allows you to enjoy from local flair to specialty fusion gourmet food, and spirited music and dancing the second you step out of your room. Beyond that, Riu Palace Tropical Bay also specializes in turning seaside-wedding dreams into reality, with two garden gazebos that overlook scenic Bloody Bay.
  • Renovated in summer 2008
  • Located in Negril, on Jamaica’s west coast
  • On the beachfront
  • Complimentary sun loungers on the beach
  • 1-storey main building and 2-storey buildings
  • Victorian-style architecture
  • Surrounded by 47,000 m2 / 56,500 sq. yards of lush gardens
  • 7.5 km / 4.7 miles from Negril West End
  • 6 km / 3.8 miles from various shops
  • 80 km / 48 miles from Montego Bay airport
  • Credit cards accepted: MasterCard, Amex, Visa, Diners
The Hotel offers
  • Room service 24 hours a day
  • "Negril" non-smoking restaurant
  • "Krystal" Fusion restaurant (non-smoking)
  • "Rimini" Italian restaurant (non-smoking)
  • "Hakuchi" Japanese restaurant (non-smoking)
  • "Bloody Bay" poolside restaurant/grill and steak house with non-smoking section
  • "Reggae" lounge bar
  • "Cubano" lobby bar
  • "Plaza" Bar
  • "The Sun" poolside bar with swim-up bar
  • Two swimming pools (290 sq metres each), one with jacuzzi
  • Children’s swimming pool (9 sq metres)
  • Complimentary sun loungers, towels and parasols by the pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Children’s playground on the beach
  • "Renova" Spa with different beauty treatments, massages, etc. (additional charge)
  • Complimentary gym, sauna and jacuzzi (Use of the gym, jacuzzi and sauna is restricted to guests over 18 years old. Sports shoes are compulsory when using the gym.)
  • Games room with slot machines
  • 2 shops
  • Use of computers with internet access (additional charge)
  • Wireless LAN zone (free of charge)
Accommodations
  • 416 guestrooms
  • Turndown service
Junior suites:
  • Bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • 110 V
  • Telephone
  • Central air conditioning
  • Fan
  • Mini-bar
  • Liquor dispenser
  • Satellite TV (flat screen)
  • Radio alarm clock
  • Electronic in-room safe (Laptop size 15"; interior dimensions : H 20cm/7.8in x W 37,5cm/14.7in x D 34cm/13.3in)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Integrated lounge area with sofa or sofa bed
  • Balcony or terrace
  • Inter-connecting rooms available
  • Rooms with sea views available
Suites with:
  • Bathroom with hydromassage bathtub and shower cabin
  • Integrated lounge area with 2 steps between levels, with sofa or sofa bed
Double rooms:
  • Bathroom
  • Hairdryer
  • 110 V
  • Telephone
  • Central air conditioning
  • Fan
  • Mini-bar
  • Liquor dispenser
  • Satellite TV (flat screen)
  • Radio alarm clock
  • Electronic in-room safe (Laptop size 15"; interior dimensions : H 20cm/7.8in x W 37,5cm/14.7in x D 34cm/13.3in)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Balcony or terrace
Gastronomy
All Inclusive 24 hours
 
All meals and snacks:
Breakfast:
  • Full American breakfast buffet and on the spot cooking stations, fruits, juices and Cava
  • Continental breakfast/snack
Lunch:
  • Hot and cold buffet and on the spot cooking stations
  • Pizzas, pasta, salads and assorted desserts
  • Jerk (traditional Jamaican barbecue) station (6 times a week)
Dinner:
  • Buffets and on the spot cooking stations
  • Special evenings: Theme buffets (twice a week)
Optional dining (reservations required in advance):
  • "Krystal" Fusion restaurant
  • "Rimini" Italian restaurant
  • Grill and steakhouse
  • "Hakuchi" Japanese restaurant
Formal dress is required for dinner (long trousers for gentlemen)
 
Snacks 24 hours a day
For additional lunch and snacks, a free choice from a selection of restaurants at Riu Negril
 
Beverages:
  • Unlimited local and imported beverages 24 hours a day
  • Drinks service at the pool
  • Access to all bars at Riu Negril
  • Regularly restocked mini-bar and liquor dispenser
Room service 24 hours a day
 
Sports/Entertainment
All Inclusive features
Sports and activities:
  • Gym, table tennis, workout, volleyball
  • Sauna, jacuzzi
  • 2 floodlit hard surface tennis courts
  • Windsurfing, sailing, snorkelling equipment, kayaking, body boarding
  • 1 introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool
Entertainment:
  • Daytime entertainment programme for children ages 4 to 12 (daily)
  • Daytime entertainment programme for adults (daily)
* Shows, Riu evening programme or live music (daily)
Complimentary entrance and drinks to "Pacha" night club at the hotel Riu Negril (open six nights a week)
 
Other sports and facilities nearby (additional charge):
  • Assorted water sports available
  • Golf course
All Inclusive
All meals and snacks:
Breakfast:
  • Full American breakfast buffet and on the spot cooking stations, fruits, juices and Cava
  • Continental breakfast/snack
Lunch:
  • Hot and cold buffet and on the spot cooking stations
  • Pizzas, pasta, salads and assorted desserts
  • Jerk (traditional Jamaican barbecue) station (6 times a week)
Dinner:
  • Buffets and on the spot cooking stations
  • Special evenings: Theme buffets (twice a week)
Optional dining (reservations required in advance):
  • "Krystal" Fusion restaurant
  • "Rimini" Italian restaurant
  • Grill and steakhouse
* "Hakuchi" Japanese restaurant
 
Formal dress is required for dinner (long trousers for gentlemen)
 
Snacks 24 hours a day
 
For additional lunch and snacks, a free choice from a selection of restaurants at Riu Negril
 
Beverages:
  • Unlimited local and imported beverages 24 hours a day
  • Drinks service at the pool
  • Access to all bars at Riu Negril
  • Regularly restocked mini-bar and liquor dispenser
Room service 24 hours a day
In-room safe
 
Sports and activities:
  • Gym, table tennis, workout, volleyball
  • Sauna, jacuzzi
  • 2 floodlit hard surface tennis courts
  • Windsurfing, sailing, snorkelling equipment, kayaking, body board
  • 1 introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool
Entertainment:
  • Daytime entertainment programme for adults (daily)
  • Daytime entertainment programme for children ages 4 to 12 (daily)
* Shows, Riu evening programme or live music (daily)
Complimentary entrance and drinks to "Pacha" night club at the hotel Riu Negril (open six nights a week)
 
All accommodations, taxes and gratuities
 
All hotel guests are required to wear an "all inclusive" wristband for identification purposes

Riu Jamaica Wedding Packages

Free Wedding Package 2009 includes:
(Riu Montego Bay, Riu Palace Tropical Bay and Riu Ocho Rios only)
  • On-site wedding coordinator to help plan the special day
  • Decoration set up for the ceremony location for the wedding group
  • Bouquet of flowers for the bride and a matching boutonniere for the groom
  • CD or recorded music during the ceremony
  • Reception dinner for the wedding group at one of our specialty restaurants
  • Wedding cake for the couple and all the guests
  • Sparkling wine for the couple and all the guests (during the Main Toast only)
  • Surprise spa gift
  • Ten percent discount on all spa services for the bride and the groom (restrictions apply)
  • Surprise gift and fruit basket
* MINISTER OR JUDGE SERVICE, LEGAL DOCUMENTATION & FEES ARE NOT INCLUDED (Restrictions apply).

* IN ORDER TO QUALIFY FOR A FREE WEDDING PACKAGE YOU MUST BOOK 5 OR MORE ROOMS.
 
Religious Ceremony $350
Civil/Legal Ceremony $350
Renewal of Vows/Symbolic $265
 
The Classic Wedding Package 2009 includes:
  • On-site wedding coordinator to help plan the special day
  • Classic decoration set up for the ceremony location for the couple and 10 wedding guests or less
  • Bouquet of flowers for the bride and a matching boutonniere for the groom
  • CD or recorded music during the ceremony
  • Reception dinner for the couple and 10 wedding guests or less at one of our specialty restaurants
  • Wedding cake for the couple and 10 wedding guests or less
  • Sparkling wine for the couple and 10 wedding guests or less (during the Main Toast only)
  • Surprise spa gift
  • Ten percent discount on all spa services for the bride and the groom (restrictions apply)
  • Breakfast in bed the morning after the wedding
  • Minister/Judge service & wedding certificate are included
  • Witnesses if required
The Classic Wedding Package is available for up to 10 wedding guests plus the bride and the groom.
 
Religious Ceremony $695
Civil/Legal Ceremony $695
Renewal of Vows/Symbolic $565
 
The Royal Wedding Package 2009 includes:
  • On-site wedding coordinator to help plan the special day
  • Royal decoration set up for the ceremony location for the couple and 50 wedding guests or less
  • Bouquet of flowers for the bride and a matching boutonniere for the groom
  • CD or recorded music during the ceremony
  • Twelve color photographs
  • Reception dinner for the couple and 50 wedding guests or less at one of our specialty restaurants
  • Wedding cake for the couple and 50 wedding guests or less
  • Sparkling wine for the couple and 50 wedding guests or less (during the Main Toast only)
  • Natural body exfoliation for the bride and groom
  • Ten percent discount on all spa services for the bride and the groom (restrictions apply)
  • Complimentary room upgrade for the couple subject to availability upon arrival (External Jacuzzi Suites are not included)
  • Late check out for the couple subject to availability upon arrival
  • Breakfast in bed the morning after the wedding
  • Surprise gift and fruit basket
  • Minister/Judge service & wedding certificate are included
  • Witnesses if required
The Royal Wedding Package is available for up to 50 wedding guests plus the bride and the groom.
 
Religious Ceremony $1115
Civil/Legal Ceremony $1115
Renewal of Vows/Symbolic $885
 
The Caprice Wedding Package 2009 includes:
  • On-site wedding coordinator to help plan the special day
  • Caprice decoration set up for the ceremony location for the wedding group
  • Bouquet of flowers for the bride and a matching boutonniere for the groom
  • Two rose petals bags
  • CD or recorded music during the ceremony
  • Twenty four color photographs
  • Reception dinner for the wedding group at one of our specialty restaurants
  • Wedding cake for the couple and all the guests
  • Sparkling wine for the couple and all the guests (during the Main Toast only)
  • Natural or Chocolate body exfoliation for the bride and groom
  • Aromatherapy massage for the bride and groom
  • Deep-tissue or Lomi Lomi massage for the groom
  • Manicure, pedicure and hairstyle for the bride
  • Ten percent discount on all spa services for the bride and the groom (restrictions apply)
  • Complimentary room upgrade for the couple subject to availability upon arrival (External Jacuzzi Suites are not included)
  • Late check out for the couple subject to availability upon arrival
  • Breakfast in bed the morning after the wedding
  • Surprise gift and fruit basket
  • Minister/Judge service & wedding certificate are included
  • Witnesses if required
Religious Ceremony $2250
Civil/Legal Ceremony $2250
Renewal of Vows/Symbolic $1950