Lounge chairs with umbrellas opened in the sand on the beach.
A man picking up a woman off the sand and holding her up with the sun shining over the water.
Negril’s Boutique Beachfront Gem

Idle Awhile

The Beach

A beloved boutique resort on Negril’s world-famous Seven Mile Beach, Idle Awhile The Beach embraces the style and simplicity of laid-back island life. Sixteen beach-chic suites with breezy private verandas set the stage for unrivaled relaxation, while the resort’s gracious and attentive staff treat every guest like a treasured friend.

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Room and Suites

Splendor on Seven Mile Beach

With furnishings and island artwork that reflect Jamaica’s creative spirit, our charming guest rooms and suites exude laid-back island style.

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Settle in at Chill Awhile, our beach restaurant, for international cuisine showcasing the freshest local ingredients. Jamaica's renowned herbs and spices—fiery Scotch bonnet pepper, pimento, nutmeg, ginger, tamarind and sweet coconut—elevate every dish.

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Take personal pampering to a new level with indulgent spa services at Couples Swept Away or in the privacy of your suite. Our massages, facials, body wraps, and scrubs use local ingredients such as ginger, lemongrass, and sugar cane to soothe and restore.

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Things To Do

Stake your spot in the sun (or shade) or spend each and every day on the go. Whatever your pleasure, our team is here to assist. From sailing and snorkeling excursions to catamaran cruises to island tours, we’ll ensure it’s a vacation you’ll never forget.

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Weddings and Events

Plan an Idyllic “I Do”

From an intimate celebration for two to a weekend wedding surrounded by friends and family, The Beach is an unsurpassed backdrop for your one-of-a-kind celebration.

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