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Tensing Pen Resort

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Charlottesville, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 15 April 2013

The accommodations are fantastic and the setting is second to none. It was so nice to have the quality accommodations, friendly staff, and good food in a place that never gets crowded. The setting on the rocks with access to the ocean gives you the best of Jamaica without the crowds at the beach. We felt perfectly safe walking outside...

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2Thank Vince H
Reviewed 13 April 2013

We found the Tensign Pen to be the perfect match for us. We took both the South House 1 and 2 rooms for us and our two children. We loved jumping off the bridge and the cliffs into the ocean. The views were spectacular. Also, the restaurant for dinner was exceptional. We ate there several times during our stay and...

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2Thank Cole R
Minneapolis
Reviewed 7 April 2013

Tensing Pen is one of those places you measure everything against. It views, the staff, the great swimming. It is just beautiful and highly recommended. It is very peaceful and well maintained. My favorite part is the little hut with the hammocks - just laying in them listening to the waves.

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2Thank Jodi S
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 1 April 2013

Just returned from a week at Tensing Pen. I will say that upon leaving we wanted to stay, but Negril in itself was a bit of a culture shock. The grounds are nice. The food in the restaurant was very good. The water is amazing when it is calm enough to get in and just pure amazing when it is...

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2Thank Brit C
Astoria, New York
Reviewed 22 March 2013

My family (Jamaicans and not tourists) have been going to this resort for many years now (around 15 or so years), and when my family takes a trip out to Negril, this is where we stay. After the very tasteful renovations that the resort has made in recent years, the resort is now better than it has ever been. This...

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2Thank DavidSEsq
Reviewed 16 March 2013

Just an all around amazing time. The cliffs were amazing and swimming in the waters around them was just so therapeutic. Will definitely make it back at some point. We traveled as a couple and TP had the perfect balance between privacy and activities. Jumping off th cliffs into the water was awesome! I'd definitely recommend this place!

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2Thank Alex G
cleveland ohio
Reviewed 15 March 2013

This was our sixth visit to TP. The place gets better and better each visit. Beautiful grounds, delicious food and as always perfect weather. Nothing to do but relax, swim, read, relax some more! We loved meeting the newest member of the ridgeback family, Beezy. The dogs are well trained and a wonderful addition to the resort. All of the...

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1Thank nancsign5
Lafayette, Indiana
Reviewed 14 March 2013

Tensing Pen is a lovely tropical resort on the cliffs. Buy this resort is not for everyone. If you want a secluded resort this is your place. My room was clean but no AC, and being the time of year I went the AC was not an issue. What was an issue was leaving the shutters open allowed mosquitoes and...

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1Thank Sunshine7778
Brielle, New Jersey
Reviewed 13 March 2013

Im not one to write bad/negative reviews, but I had an experience with this resort that I feel other travelers should know about to avoid a really bad vacation blunder with booking. Last night after hours of pouring through reviews on Trip Advisor I decided to book at Tensing Pen. I called the resort to book over the phone and...

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North Mankato, Minnesota
Reviewed 12 March 2013

Just returned from a wonderful week at Tensing Pen. If you are looking for a quiet and peaceful vacation in paradise, this is the place. We stayed in a lovely garden cottage that provided plenty of privacy. The staff were helpful and very friendly. The food at the resort was wonderful. Tensing Pen was small and intimate. The view from...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the West End of Negril, Jamaica in its own private cove, Tensing Pen is the ultimate destination for the discerning traveler offering a unique collection of beautiful hand-carved wood, thatch and cut stone cottages of varying sizes for the ultimate secluded and relaxing vacation. ... more   less 

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Address: West End Road, Negril, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
Price Range: $191 - $606 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tensing Pen Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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Also Known As:
Tensing Pen Hotel Negril
Tensing Pen Negril
Tensing Pen Jamaica
Hotel Style:
#5 Spa Hotel in Negril
#6 Romantic Hotel in Negril
#9 Family Hotel in Negril
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“Not all rooms are air conditioned so book early if that is a requirement. Some are also close to the road so noise could be an issue.”
 of 5 bubbles roxyburl, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All of the rooms are great.”
 of 5 bubbles Beazy, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“You can't go wrong. Biggest decision is outdoor or indoor shower and king or queen bed.”
 of 5 bubbles nancsign5, 7 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms are unique and special.”
 of 5 bubbles SOAVeitch, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The pillar houses seemed the coolest.”
 of 5 bubbles Lucy_Wanderlust, 20 Feb 2017 | Read review
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