Idle Awhile

Idle Awhile

Offering a choice of three luxurious and highly distinctive properties, Idle Awhile provides the perfect setting to soak up the unique atmosphere of Jamaica. Take your pick from a sun-splashed seafront retreat, decadent cliff top villas and suites, and secluded villas that provide shade and tranquillity for the ultimate in rest and relaxation.

From snorkelling and sailing to in-room spa treatments, there’s something for everyone at Idle Awhile.

The Beach

Located in a prime spot on the gorgeous Seven Mile Beach in Negril, this retreat offers everything you could need for an idyllic tropical escape. Take a stroll on the pristine sand, enjoy a ride in a glass bottom boat, try a variety of watersports and get your fill in the array of lively restaurants and bars.

The Cliffs

Boasting magnificent views over Caribbean Sea below, The Cliffs make a picture-perfect holiday setting. Take the ladder to enjoy a snorkel or a swim in the inviting water, sunbathe on a deck cut in stone, take a dip in the fresh water pool and enjoy a private catamaran cruise.

The Villas

For low-key leisure, is has to be The Villas. From this exquisite base, you can unwind in the shade, wander along the beach and try your hand at activities including paddle boarding, sailing and sea kayaking.

All this and more…

Whichever style of holiday you choose at Idle Awhile, you’ll have complimentary access to the nearby ten-acre sports complex at Couples Swept Away. You also have the chance to explore Jamaica with excursions to attractions including the Bob Marley Museum, Appleton Rum Estates and the YS falls. To experience all this and more, contact us today to book your stay.


before you go

Everything you need to know before planning your dream trip

The Essentials
Private transfers are 90 minutes from Montego Bay Airport / The Beach – 16 Rooms & Suites / The Cliffs – 3 Villas & 4 Suites / The Villas – 6 Villas.
When to travel
December through to April are the best months to travel with an average daily temperature of 29°C, and with its tropical climate the odd shower may occur anytime.
How to get there
Virgin Atlantic offer a thrice weekly service from Gatwick to Montego Bay throughout the year, the journey time is about 10 hours. Flights into Kingston are available with British Airways four times a week throughout winter, reducing to three times a week in summer.

Our Destination Specialists


our destination specialist

Jessica Jones Specialist area: Caribbean & Indian Ocean 19 years in travel industry
Paul Jones Specialist area: Asia & Indo-China 20 years in travel industry
Julie Crump Specialist area: Africa 32 years in travel industry

Have you ever wondered about the team behind your holiday? Our expert team are always on hand and invite you to give them a call to discuss your perfect holiday with Azure.

We are passionate about travel and that passion drives our desire to ensure you have your perfect holiday every time. Our promise to you is your best ever tailor-made holiday

01244 322770
Opening Hours
  • Monday to Friday 9am to 5:30pm
  • Saturday 9:30 am to 1pm
  • Sunday Closed

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