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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

What can I say...absolute perfect quiet getaway! Highlight of my stay was cabana massage with Rosie. Forget the large Resorts...no rush, no pushy staff...do your own thing at your own pace. Going back!

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calvin h, General Manager at Whistling Bird Resort, responded to this review

Thank for for the great comments! Delighted you stayed with us, and Rosie and the entire staff and I are looking forward to your return next year again for the Negril Reggae Marathon. Hope to see you again before that time, Cheers,

Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 8 August 2016

the room was very spacious and clean. there were a lot of cameras and we felt very safe. the owner was very nice. the staff was very friendly and our room was cleaned everyday. the beach was very beautiful.

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calvin h, General Manager at Whistling Bird Resort, responded to this review

Thank you and it was our pleasure having your family as guests! Soon Come!

Hoboken, New Jersey
Reviewed 25 June 2016

This family owned property is a beautiful oasis amidst all of the high rises in Negril. You can tell that the owners take great pride in all that they do. The staff make you feel like family and would do anything to make sure you were happy. This is my home away from home in Jamaica. They are doing some...

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calvin h, General Manager at Whistling Bird Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much and your comments are very thoughtful! Excited to see you visit again in December. Until then, safe travels!

Lawrence, Kansas
Reviewed 11 January 2016

We booked our room after doing extensive research on Trip Advisor and other sites. The New Years holiday week is a busy week with lots of people who own rooms (who normally rent them out) coming back to celebrate. We were fortunate enough to find The Whistling Bird and read through the vast reviews. This is a family run establishment...

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calvin h, General Manager at Whistling Bird Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your confidence in choosing Whistling Bird and I am thrilled you had a great time! I look forward to you spending your next vacation break with us as well, let me know when I can help with the plans! 844-634-7450

Reviewed 22 December 2015

How wonderful to renew our wedding vows right on the beach!!!! Staff was amazing and catered to our every need. It was a low key affair but amazing!!! Water, beach and sunsets are steps from the cottages. Back to the real Jamaica!!!! Perfect time away from the craziness of life to reflect, soul search and make plans for the future!...

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calvin h, General Manager at Whistling Bird Resort, responded to this review

Simple and beautiful, your wedding event was a treasure! I understand you will be visiting again in February 2017 and the staff and I look forward to your visit, Calvin

Reviewed 14 December 2015

Traveled to Jamaica last march for a leadership study abroad course. The whistling bird was our home for one week while we worked on a construction project for a local school. What do I have to say about my experience? It was one of a kind. The staff are incredibly friendly and very genuine people. I was able to sit...

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Miami, Florida, United States
Reviewed 6 November 2015

For absolute relaxation, this is my favorite place in Jamaica! The setting is beautiful with only a handful of private cottages and hands down, the best beach,sunning and sunsets! The staff will take care of you hand-and-foot, or let you do your own thing. A great little bar and for food you can let them know what, when and where...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Authentic Jamaican holiday. It`s like being at the cottage. The exotic room cabins are nestled in a garden well hidden from the public beach but footsteps away from the warm sea.The food is exquisite. The sunsets breathtaking.The service is personalized, warm and friendly. James and Amanda, not to forget Miss Jee and Norton always make our stay feel perfect, a...

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Burlington, Vermont
Reviewed 2 July 2015

I've stayed at Whistling Bird so many times that it is like being at home. If you are searching for an authentic Jamaican vacation where you actually get to meet Jamaicans and avoid the gigantic resorts, Whistling Bird is your place. With private bar and restaurant Anthony and the crew at Whistling Bird will make sure you have a great...

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Detroit, MI
Reviewed 1 March 2015

If you are like us and you don't enjoy staying in Resorts, this is the perfect place to enjoy a real Jamaican experience. For me spending time in a resort, is detached from the country that I am in. Each resort is the same as another. This was our second stay at Whistling Bird and we met a few people...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Beach cottages in a unique enclave. Totally immersed in nature, intensively landscaped. The cottages can be large or small, simple or deluxe. Whistling Bird offers amenities, several are unique. It's a small family business - an UNhotel, yet we have a pretty full slate of service to offer. We can do food and drink, a simple breakfast or dinner for example. What we really like to do is show off fine dining with our five course meal plan of refined Jamaican dishes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Whistling Bird Resort

Address: Norman Manley Blvd, Negril, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
Price Range: £153 - £249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Whistling Bird Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Whistling Bird Hotel Negril
Whistling Bird Negril
Hotel Style:
#29 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
#30 Romantic Hotel in Negril
#35 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
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“We did a customized package with them and it was great!”
 of 5 bubbles T2037nw, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Get a room away from the road and near the beach, Aunty Katy is the best”
 of 5 bubbles Chippapotamus, 2 Jul 2015 | Read review
“This is for those who prefer a more rustic and true R and R experience. Meant to offer a quieter, romantic, Jamaican experience. Live like they do........”
 of 5 bubbles chrisgY9081VT, 24 Feb 2015 | Read review
“get a cottage close to the beach. but they are all close to the beach, bring lots of lotion, even in november the sun was scorching. all the cottages are nestled in lush vegetation ......but who stays in their room? get to the beach or the bar.....”
 of 5 bubbles gphs63, 2 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Ask for a room with screens on the windows. it will be more comfortable than a room with closed windows and an a/c unit. Screens allow fresh air to come in without the mosquitos.”
 of 5 bubbles jenniferd190, 26 Apr 2013 | Read review
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