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The Caves’ two acres of seafront are designed as an artful labyrinth combining the magnificence of nature with a singular maritime mystique. Sitting atop honeycomb cliffs thrown up from the ocean depths due to volcanic activity, the cliff walls are a veritable museum of ancient fossilised marine life.
Twelve exclusive cliffside accommodations, comprised of one and two-bedroom cottages and suites, plus a four-bedroom deluxe villa, offer a refreshingly organic interpretation of romance.
The Caves offer thirteen exclusive cliffside accommodations, including one and two-bedroom cottages and suites, plus a four-bedroom deluxe villa, nestled in lush indigenous surrounds. As described by The New York Times, the colourful wooden, thatch-roofed cottages could have been designed by Matisse. Each cottage is a study in the art of contrasts, textures and the subtle balance of dazzling exterior landscaping with private interior repose.
A cozy one-bedroom housed in a spacious A-frame cottage, One Drop is the closest one-bedroom cottage to the ocean on the property. Cool white interiors offset by vibrant reds define the rich, romantic mood. This cottage features a queen-sized bed, a writing desk situated under a beautifully hand-painted glass window and an inset couch highlighted by a lovely view. The outdoor shower offers the perfect way to commune comfortably and organically with nature.
A one-bedroom cottage with a garden view, Two Birds is the definition of a lover’s paradise. Its queen-sized bed and sitting area reflect the beauty of the natural exterior. This accommodation also features a outdoor shower.
Blue Dolphin is a ground floor one-bedroom suite with a front patio and incomparable ocean view. Its hand-carved king-sized bed and hand-moulded interior shower and bath are a delight for the senses. This cottage also features a small seating area for two in the bedroom, which is accented by a garden view.
A second story deluxe suite with a picture-perfect ocean view, Bird’s Nest is the essence of privacy and intimacy. This accommodation features a hand-carved king-sized bed, air conditioning, comfortable wicker furnishings and an indoor bathroom with a shower and bath tub.
Butterfly is a second story one-bedroom deluxe suite with high ceilings, air conditioning and a handcrafted king-sized bed. Its two main seating areas and overall atmosphere of Caribbean luxury make it the ideal island-style home-and-away retreat.
An enchanting ground floor one-bedroom suite, Sea Turtle features a hand-carved king-sized bed as well as a one-of-a-kind hand-moulded oversized bathtub, complete with a portal opening onto the living area.
Blue Hole is a ground floor one-bedroom suite with a lovely garden view offset by refreshing aqua interiors. Its living area, outfitted with a charming desk nook, leads onto a back veranda where you can watch the waves splash against the subterranean caves through a carved-out “blue hole.” This accommodation features a unique king-sized bed, with a beautifully hand-carved bed-head, that is molded into the center of the room. Wicker fittings and original woodwork complete the elegant composition.
A second floor deluxe suite, Macka Tree is among the more popular of our one bedrooms. A sweeping ocean view from a king-sized bed and air conditioning makes this cottage an ideal honeymoon retreat.
Perched at the cliff’s edge directly overlooking the ocean, Stardust is a deluxe one-bedroom self-contained cottage. The second-story bedroom is highlighted by a cozy sitting area offset by a view-worthy balcony. The ground floor features a small living room, kitchenette and veranda, which is ideal for exclusive dining in the evenings. Located next to The Sands by the Negril Lighthouse, Stardust’s slightly removed location assures complete privacy from the main areas of the property.
A deluxe two-bedroom cottage, Sun Dancer offers a unique fusion of contemporary comfort complemented by warm Jamaican design. Its second floor master bedroom with a king-sized bed overlooking the ocean through louvered doors – which lead to a balcony – evokes the true essence of an exclusive island escape. The ground floor guest bedroom features a queen-sized bed with an ocean view and a small writing desk. This accommodation’s living area, kitchenette with breakfast counter and bar stools, and front and back porches are well suited to absolute comfort in absolute paradise.
A beautifully appointed two-story deluxe cottage, Moon Shadow is almost a fully-functioning home. Its downstairs kitchenette and lounge area, with a breakfast counter and bar stools, provide all the amenities necessary for groups or couples. The guest bedroom and outdoor shower complete the ground floor. The master bedroom occupies the entire upper floor to grand effect. A king-sized bed faces the ocean, which can be viewed from a lovely patio area. Inset window seating, warm blue interiors and louvered doors ensure a cozy atmosphere from sunrise to sunset.
Nestled in a lush tropical jungle within The Caves’ resort property, the app. 3500 sq. foot wood, stone and thatched-roofed luxury Caribbean villa is set on a half acre of naturally landscaped gardens, with magnificent trees, cut stone walkways, and a two-car open-air private parking area. It is a perfect choice for groups, families, working holidaymakers, and anyone seeking total privacy and relaxation with the utmost comfort.
Also featured on the property are two main dining gazebos, private Cave Dining and The Blackwell Rum Bar. Additionally, the spectacular cliffside location, complemented by a Jacuzzi, Sauna and salt-water Swimming Pool, is perfect for diving right into the ocean. One of our main attractions is our seaview Aveda Amenity Spa, which was recently voted among the “Top Five Jamaican Spas” by Ocean magazine.
The Caves is located on the Lighthouse Road in the West End of Negril, a resort town in western Jamaica. Staying at The Caves puts you in the centre of a lush, serene environment – with easy access to the nightlife and legendary beaches of Negril.
This is wholesome home cooking at its very finest! A variety of dishes prepared using fresh local produce are served up daily, from authentic Jamaican Jerk barbecues to magnificent candlelit 5-course affairs. Dine in an ocean front gazebo, at a hand-crafted stone table under the stars at the cliffs edge, or reserve a private cave dinner, strewn with fresh bougainvillea petals and lit by candlelight.
Natural caves and cliff-side alcoves, comfortably furnished for intimate dining.
Negril has a reputation for being an traveller’s utopia, and its recent rise in popularity has done little to compromise that standard. The area also features some of the best snorkelling, scuba diving, jet skiing and dolphin watching as well as hiking and horseback-riding tours.
The Caves is relaxation with gentle exercise and rejuvenation. To this end we have a sauna, plunge pool, salt water pool and Aveda Spa all with breath-taking views.
Tradition dictates an early morning “jump” from the cliffs, a float on a lilo (either in the sea or pool) or a drink rocking in the sea. The intricate design of landings and steps hugging the cliffside at intervals all the way to the sea, guarantee sun spots virtually all day long.
Located just within a 15 minute drive to Negril’s famous seven-mile beach are airtime para-sailing, wave runner & jet ski, banana boat ride, water skiing, snorkelling, sunset cruise, deep sea fishing, island picnic trip, full day cruise to Half Moon beach and more.
Paradise Park, Montego Bay, Negril Hills Golf Club, deep sea fishing and many more are all available to you. The only decision you have to make is how long you wish to drive – leave the rest up to the Caves.
The Caves Aveda Concept Spa is proud to offer a fabulous range of treatments including the exclusive Caves Massage, inside a cave with candles and the soothing sound of the ocean outside. Treatments range from facials, treatments, sauna experiences, massages, body wraps, body polish, reflexology, hair & scalp treatments, manicures and pedicures. The Caves also do fantastic wedding packages to help you and your guests to relax and unwind.
A customised wedding or honeymoon at The Caves is guaranteed to be an unforgettable experience. Bask in the sheer romance of sun-dazzled days and moonlit nights. Our signature candle-lit Cave dining and couples saunas and steam rooms are ideal for celebrating memorable moments in a truly sublime ambiance.
If you are envisioning an unforgettable oceanfront ceremony, The Caves offers a breathtaking backdrop to commemorate your special moment.
Built on volcanic rock and caressed by the Caribbean Sea, The Caves are a stunning location for your dream wedding. In addition to spacious oceanic panoramas, we also have private caves, which are ideal for more intimate occasions.
Other options include an upper level deck patio with the famed Negril Lighthouse in the background, a light and airy gazebo nestled in the foliage and a cliff edge suspended above the ocean. The stunning blue of the Caribbean remains an enduring favourite, complimented by The Sands private dining and bar area that comfortably seats up to fifty guests.
Personal attendants, a florist, cake-designer, spa and salon services as well as professional photography and video services are all readily available. A variety of entertainment options may also be arranged. We will help to ensure that no detail goes overlooked.
Your customised wedding can be planned down to the last detail with the help of our experienced wedding coordinator. Alternatively, you may choose from one of our pre-designed Wedding Packages. Variations are possible as well as quotes for smaller groups.
Allow us to design a honeymoon to remember, where deluxe accommodation, fine dining and gorgeous natural surroundings all conspire to create a lovers’ bliss. Our staff will be happy to accommodate special requests as well as ensure privacy and discretion while you enjoy your time with us.