The Caves is a romantic island getaway located near Negril on the western tip of Jamaica, overlooking the Caribbean Sea. The Caves is a place for couples looking for a romantic, secluded spot with spectacular sunsets, unique rooms and good food. Guests can relax by the saltwater pool, get a massage in an open-air gazebo, or climb down a ladder into the sea to swim or snorkel.
Rooms & Food
The resort offers romantic rooms in ten hand crafted wood and stone cottages set on top of the caves carved by the sea. Each room is uniquely decorated and some have a view of the Caribbean Sea. Stairs and walkways take guests from the cottages to the saltwater pool, sun-decks, jacuzzi, hot tub, hammocks and a furnished cave. The rooms at the Caves are popular with honeymooners.
Jamaican-style food is carefully planned each day, from details such as Jamaican Blue Mountain coffee for breakfast, fresh fruit and juices served during the day and a varied dinner menu that changes daily. All the food is prepared at the resort and is included in the room rate. Guests can dine in a cave for a unique experience on their romantic vacation.
Guest can enjoy the privacy of the resort or explore the surroundings. The property is located on the West End Road which features shops, local artwork and restaurants. The town of Negril provides nightlife with clubs, bars and discotheques, restaurants and live performances.
Things to Do Nearby
Negril's seven-mile beach, the longest continuous stretch of white sand in Jamaica, is 10 minutes by car from The Caves. Find your favorite stretch of the beach and coconut palm tree to relax near the sea.
The Caves can arrange many activities, including watersports such as parasailing, snorkeling and deep sea fishing. Hiking trips are available to Mayfield Falls and other destinations. If you prefer to explore the island on your own, public transportation is available in the form of mini-buses and taxis. You can also grab a free bike, rent a car or a motorbike.
Best Time to Go & Getting There
Book between late October and May to avoid the hurricane season. Montego Bay International Airport is approximately 3 hours and 20 minutes from New York, 90 minutes from Miami and 6 hours from San Francisco (including the layover).
Montego Bay International Airport is serviced by major airlines and is about 1.5 hours from The Caves. Car rental is available near the airport (if you can drive on the left). Alternatively, ground transfer to The Caves is available in an air-conditioned mini-bus ($75 for up to three people one way). Guests can also catch a connecting flight from Montego Bay to Negril Aerodrome where they are met by The Caves driver. For more information about getting to The Caves and to make travel arrangements, contact the resort directly.
Rates from $525 per night based on single or double occupancy. Check for honeymoon packages.