Negril travel guide

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You're Going to Love Negril

With a population of 3,000, Negril is a must-see destination in Westmoreland, Jamaica. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 17 days in order to fully appreciate everything Negril has to offer.

Where to Eat in Negril

If you’re looking for affordable options, The Lodge at Tensing Pen (West End Rd) and The Blue Mahoe Restaurant at the Ocean Cliff Hotel Negril (One Love Drive, West End Cliffs Negril) are great picks.

When to visit Negril

Negril in October
Estimated package price
C$ 616
2 travellers
Flight to Negril
3 nights at hotel
Negril in October
Estimated package price
C$ 616
2 travellers
Flight to Negril
3 nights at hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Negril in June, when the average temperature is 27 °C, and the highest can go up to 29 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 21 °C, with an average temperature of 24 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in October, when precipitation is around 184 mm. In contrast, February is usually the driest month of the year in Negril, with an average rainfall of 44 mm.

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How to Get to Negril


When flying to Negril, you’ll arrive at Negril (NEG), which is located 3 miles from the city centre


Another option to get to Negril is to pick up a car rental from Montego Bay, which is about 32 miles from Negril. You’ll find branches of Timeless Car Rental and Classique Car Rentals, among others, in Montego Bay.

Airlines serving Negril

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British Airways
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Air France
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United Airlines
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Air Canada
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Spirit Airlines
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Copa Airlines
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American Airlines
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Sun Country Air
Good (112 reviews)
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Virgin Atlantic
Good (402 reviews)
Air Transat
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Where to stay in Negril

From 5-star hotels such as the Hideaway at Royalton Negril, An Autograph Collection Resort - Adults Only to great affordable options like the Rooms on the Beach Negril, Negril offers a range of accommodations for every taste. Average rates range from around C$ 157 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to C$ 637 and up for a 5-star experience. If you’re on a budget, well-reviewed accommodations include Foote Prints on the Sands Hotel and Secret Cabins at Firefly Beach.

Where to stay in popular areas of Negril

Most booked hotels in Negril

Travellers Beach Resort
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
C$ 134+
Riu Palace Tropical Bay
Excellent (8.3, Excellent reviews)
C$ 372+
Hedonism II Resort
Excellent (9.8, Excellent reviews)
C$ 558+
Beaches Negril Resort & Spa
Excellent (8.5, Excellent reviews)
C$ 964+
Royalton Negril, An Autograph Collection Resort
Good (7.6, Good reviews)
C$ 503+
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Renting a car in Negril

Expect to pay C$ 1.85 per litre in Negril (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your rental car, filling up the tank will cost between C$ 22.17 and C$ 29.56. The most frequently booked car type in Negril is Economy (Nissan March or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Supplier choice rental cars (Class Special Car or similar) are, on average, 33% cheaper than other rental car types in the city.