Riu Palace Tropical Bay

Rating: 4 of 5

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For the perfect vacation in Jamaica, look no further than the all-inclusive Riu Tropical Bay, located on the beautiful and serene Bloody Bay Beach and offering the ideal blend of sun, shade, fun, and relaxation. For the fun-in-the-sun crowd, there are two sparkling pools with an adjoining whirlpool and swim-up bar, a host of water sports and activities, a daytime entertainment program for children 4-12 years of age, and daytime exchange privileges at Riu Negril, just down the beach. For those looking to relax, this gracious resort offers plenty of shade on its palm-dotted beach, a beautiful spa with rejuvenating treatments, five restaurants offering cuisines from around the globe, and spacious suites with private balconies. 

Location: Negril - Bloody Bay Beach

Norman Manley Boulevard, Bloody Bay Beach  
Negril, West Moreland 
Jamaica

Property Information 
Year Built: 2001
Last Renovated: 2008
Floors: 3
Total rooms: 416

Airport — Sangster (Montego Bay) International Airport - MBJ: 48 miles

Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • 24-hour front desk
  • 24-hour room service
  • Accessible facilities
  • Accessible rooms
  • Adjoining rooms
  • All-inclusive meal plan
  • Babysitting†
  • Beauty shop / salon†
  • Bell staff / porter
  • Car rental desk†
  • Children programs
  • Children welcome
  • Concierge desk
  • Elevators
  • Gift / News stand†
  • Housekeeping - daily
  • Internet services
  • Laundry / Valet service†
  • Live entertainment
  • Lounges / bars
  • Luggage service
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa†
  • Tour / sightseeing desk†
  • Turndown service

† Fees may apply

Business Services — Internet Access†

† Fees may apply

All-Inclusive Amenities

  • All meals and 24-hour snacks and alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Restocked minibar and liquor dispenser
  • WiFi in the lobby and guest rooms
  • Use of loungers, sun umbrellas, and towels in pool and beach area
  • Use of gym, sauna, and whirlpool at spa for guests 18 years of age and older
  • Table tennis, volleyball, 1 introductory scuba diving lesson in the pool
  • Use of windsurfing, catamaran, kayaking, body boarding and snorkeling equipment
  • Daily daytime entertainment program for children ages 4-7 and ages 8-12 at RiuLand
  • Daily, daytime entertainment program for adults
  • Nightly entertainment including live music and Riu theme shows
  • Access to nearby Riu Negril during the day for snacks, beverages, and lunch at any of the bars and restaurants
  • All taxes and gratuities

Dining

Onsite Dining

Bloody Bay
Poolside grill and steakhouse, serving buffet starters and desserts and a la carte entrees. Open for dinner.
Attire — Long pants and shirts with sleeves for men.

Hakuchi
Japanese cuisine served a la carte for dinner.
Attire — Long pants and shirts with sleeves for men.

Jerk Hut
Traditional Jamaican barbecue (Jerk) served on the beach for lunch and snacks.

Krystal
Fusion cuisine served a la carte in an elegant setting. Open for dinner.
Attire — Long pants and shirts with sleeves for men.

Negril
International buffet and on-the-spot cooking stations, plus special theme buffets three times a week. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
Attire — Shirts with sleeves for men.

Rimini
Italian favorites with buffet starters and desserts and a la carte entrees. Open for dinner.
Attire — Long pants and shirts with sleeves for men.

Various Lounges/Bars

Lobby Bar
Lounge Bar
— Open 24 hours
Plaza bar 
Reggae – Poolside bar with swim-up bar

Activities

Onsite Recreation

  • Beach — Located on the quiet, crescent-shaped Bloody Bay Beach.
  • Children's pool
  • Children's program, onsite — Daily daytime entertainment program for children ages 4-7 and ages 8-12 at RiuLand
  • Fitness center on-site — For guests 18 years of age and older
  • Motorized Water Sports†
  • Non-Motorized Water Sports — Sailing, snorkeling, windsurfing, kayaking, and 1 complimentary scuba diving lesson in pool
  • Pool — 2 pools, with a whirlpool
  • Sauna — Located within the spa and for guests 18 years of age and older.
  • Shopping†
  • Spa† — Renova Spa with different treatments, beauty salon, hair dresser, and massages. For guests 18 years of age and older.
  • Table tennis
  • Theatre — Riu evening program or live music
  • Volleyball
  • Whirlpool — 1 whirlpool at the pool and 1 within the spa. The whirlpool in the spa is for guests 18 years of age and older.

† Fees may apply

Offsite Recreation

  • Golf†
  • Horseback riding†

Offsite Attraction

  • Negril Beach: 1 mile
    Negril's famous 7-mile long beach.
  • Rick's Cafe: 8 miles
    Restaurant, cliff divers, and sunsets.

† Fees may apply

Policies

Hotel Policies

  • Check In — 3:00 PM
  • Check Out — 12:00 PM
  • Minimum Check-In Age — 18 (At least 1 person 21 years of age or older is required in every room during March & April. The hotel may require proof of age upon check in.)

General Policies

  • Hotel Deposit — A credit card and photo ID is required upon check-in for incidentals.
  • Hotel Taxes — Room taxes are included in the price.
  • Internet — Complimentary WiFi throughout resort.
  • Service Charges — Maid and bellman services charges are included in the price.
  • Spring Break — Spring Breakers (groups or individuals of any age traveling to celebrate their Spring Break) are NOT allowed at any RIU hotel and RIU hotels will use any means at their disposal to identify and cancel suspected Spring Break groups. Any Spring Breakers arriving at any RIU hotel will not be admitted on property, with no refund. RIU hotels have a zero tolerance policy with regards to this issue and are in no way responsible for the consequences or lawsuits that may ensue.

Kids Stay Free Policy
A maxiumum of 2 children, ages 0-1, stay free when sharing room with a minimum of 2 adults and using existing bedding. Children 2-12 pay child rate. 

Pet Policy — Pets not allowed

Hotel information is as accurate as possible and we aim to keep all information up to date. We are not responsible for any inaccuracies that may occur due to hotels making changes to their property or policies without our knowledge.

Riu Palace Tropical Bay Room Types

Junior Suite Garden View

Junior Suite Garden View

All-Inclusive

Traditionally styled rooms with Caribbean-influenced, dark wood furniture and richly colored fabrics. Spacious suites feature an in-room liquor dispenser and a living area with sofa or sofa bed.

View — Garden
Bedding — 2 doubles
Occupancy — 3 adults, 2 children / 4 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee / Tea maker
  • Double vanity
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe large enough to accommodate a laptop
  • Seating area with sofa / chair
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Turn down service
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Junior Suite Ocean View

Junior Suite Ocean View

All-Inclusive

Traditionally styled rooms with Caribbean-influenced, dark wood furniture and richly colored fabrics. Spacious suites feature an in-room liquor dispenser and a living area with sofa or sofa bed.

View — Ocean
Bedding — 1 king or 2 doubles
Occupancy — 3 adults, 2 children / 4 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee / Tea maker
  • Double vanity
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe large enough to accommodate a laptop
  • Seating area with sofa / chair
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Turn down service
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Junior Suite Oceanfront

Junior Suite Oceanfront

All-Inclusive

Traditionally styled rooms with Caribbean-influenced, dark wood furniture and richly colored fabrics. Spacious suites feature an in-room liquor dispenser and a living area with sofa or sofa bed.

View — Oceanfront
Bedding — 2 doubles
Occupancy — 3 adults, 2 children / 4 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee / Tea maker
  • Double vanity
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe large enough to accommodate a laptop
  • Seating area with sofa / chair
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Turn down service
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Suite Ocean View

Suite Ocean View

All-Inclusive

Traditionally styled rooms with Caribbean-influenced, dark wood furniture and richly colored fabrics. Spacious suites feature an in-room liquor dispenser and a living area with sofa or sofa bed that is 2 steps down from the sleeping area.

View — Ocean
Bedding — 1 king
Occupancy — 3 adults, 1 child / 3 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee / Tea maker
  • Double vanity
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe large enough to accommodate a laptop
  • Seating area with sofa / chair
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Turn down service
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Junior Suite Ocean View Connecting

Junior Suite Ocean View Connecting

All-Inclusive

Connecting rooms are two rooms connected by an interior doorway or a private hallway. These traditionally styled and spacious suites have Caribbean-influenced, dark wood furniture and richly colored fabrics, as well as an in-room liquor dispenser and a living area with sofa or sofa bed.

View — Ocean
Bedding — 1 king or 2 doubles in each room
Occupancy — 6 adults, 4 children / 8 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee / Tea maker
  • Double vanity
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe large enough to accommodate a laptop
  • Seating area with sofa / chair
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Turn down service
  • TV

† Fees may apply

Junior Suite Oceanfront Connecting

Junior Suite Oceanfront Connecting

All-Inclusive

Connecting rooms are two rooms connected by an interior doorway or a private hallway. These traditionally styled and spacious suites have Caribbean-influenced, dark wood furniture and richly colored fabrics, as well as an in-room liquor dispenser and a living area with sofa or sofa bed.

View — Oceanfront
Bedding — 1 king or 2 doubles in each room
Occupancy — 6 adults, 4 children / 8 total

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony / Lanai / Terrace
  • Bathtub
  • Cable television
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee / Tea maker
  • Double vanity
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet access
  • Iron
  • Ironing board
  • Minibar
  • Safe large enough to accommodate a laptop
  • Seating area with sofa / chair
  • Shower
  • Telephone
  • Turn down service
  • TV

† Fees may apply

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