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Whistling Bird Resort

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All reviewsthe cottagesreal jamaicafamily owned propertya wonderful place to staylaid backsound of the waveseither directionfront gatejamaican culturebreakfast and dinnerlounge chairsfeel like familyjamaican breakfastlobsterbeautiful beachrelaxing vacationseven mile beach
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Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

this place offered me the best experience ever. the whole staff is super friendly & welcoming. it's right on the beach and you never have to leave the resort if you don't want too! the meals were delicious. i always felt very safe and protected....More

2  Thank psiloveyoutimes100
Response from calvin h, Owner at Whistling Bird ResortResponded 31 July 2017

I am so pleased you were able to stay with us for your last minute trip! Sometimes those are the most fun, and I hope the next time you have a long weekend, you head to Jamaica again and your friends here at Whistling Bird....More

Reviewed 27 June 2017

I spent a few days at this resort and it was one of the greatest places I have ever been. The service was incredible! Special shout out to Cal and Kathy for their excellent hospitality! It truly made our stay so much more special.More

3  Thank Monica M
Response from calvin h, Owner at Whistling Bird ResortResponded 5 July 2017

Kathy says HI and we both thank you for your kind words and your support of Jamaica and the Whistling Bird! Joined by our fantastic staff, we sincerely appreciate great guests such as yourself (and everyone that was traveling with you!), and hope you understand...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

Third visit in two years to this quiet family feel resort. Most of the staff have worked beside each other as a co-workers that act like family for years. The bar and kitchen staff being there the longest...27 to 30 years!!! Check in get a...More

3  Thank km1246
Response from calvin h, Owner at Whistling Bird ResortResponded 18 June 2017

Thank you so much for your support and I sincerely appreciate the great comments! I am proud of our beautiful beach and property, and especially our staff that brings it all together. This is Genuine Jamaica and like staying with a Jamaican family than at...More

Reviewed 4 June 2017

My wife and I stayed for seven days. Calvin and all the people that work at the resort could not be any nicer. They actually work to make sure your stay is enjoyable. they accommodated any request they answered questions that guided us through a...More

2  Thank DIsneyHell
Response from calvin h, Owner at Whistling Bird ResortResponded 8 June 2017

Many thanks for taking the time to write comments (and you did an excellent job explaining the uniqueness of Whistling Bird, and describing your experiences!) Even more thanks for staying with us on our beautiful beach, and supporting a small, private hotelier...and Jamaica. The staff...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017

Our 6 day 5 night stay at The Whistling Bird was by far our favorite part of our 10 day stay in Jamaica. If you are looking to experience real Jamaican culture, food and people you will find it here. The resort is small, private...More

3  Thank bkagreen
Response from calvin h, Owner at Whistling Bird ResortResponded 11 May 2017

Many Thanks for a wonderful review, and many more thanks for spending your vacation time at Whistling Bird! Liz, Allen and the entire staff sends their greetings and gratitude. We review our guests comments together and so appreciate the recognition of treasured visitors that have...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
USD 202 - USD 314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#30 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
#30 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
#30 Romantic Hotel in Negril
Room types
Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 202 - USD 314 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#30 Top resorts Hotel in Negril
#30 On the Beach Hotel in Negril
#30 Romantic Hotel in Negril
Room types
Smoking rooms available, Accessible rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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jeneindia
5 September 2017|
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Response from Derrik R | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know it's just tourists but I'm sure anyone paying full rate could stay, but you would need to check with management regarding locals
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adrian16
24 March 2017|
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Response from calvin h | Property representative |
Hello, all have a/c except for the 2 closest to the beach. 3 have television, but you have to request at reservation if you want that, but this is a beautiful beach in beautiful Jamaica, Mon! Better things to watch than a... More
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twoods1389
24 March 2017|
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Response from calvin h | Property representative |
Hello! Ahh yes, sometimes telecommunications in Jamaica can be a bit of a challenge, with it being a beautiful island in the middle of the Caribbean! None the less, try alternative #s 876-357-9296 (a direct JA #) or... More
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