We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Roots Bamboo

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Roots Bamboo
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_baseline_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_baseline_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

53 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 41: English reviews
Buckinghamshire, England, UK
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel 'village' is amazing! Right on the beach and each room is like a little bungalow style room. Friendly staff and the food is fantastic! Superb value for money!! I will never stay anywhere else in Jamaica!! You cannot bear this location and price!! Clean, breathtaking location, value for money and welcoming team!! Recommend!!

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Jamaica_lover_Helen
Omaha, Ne
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Roots Bamboo came through for us when another resort was overbooked. They have newer rooms that are clean and spacious. We had one of two rooms on their building with an upper level. We had a great view of the beach. They have a great vibe, great staff and great prices. I can't wait until next year.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank lnjjacob
Brantford, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have stayed 3 times.Basic accommodation.Great location,interesting characters.A little noisy at times not a place to sit back and chill.Endless entertainment up and down the beach,defiantly a different type of vacation appealing to the more adventurous traveler.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Daryl250
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just back from my short vacation at Roots Bamboo, Stayed in the Starfish suite, loved the cottage, right on the beach, great view, but did not get what was advertised, wifi did not work the whole time there, had to walk outside to get it near the other cottages ,the phone also did not work.I really liked the resort, if...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Will W
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

We were suppose to stay there only 2 nights, but it was such a fun and Nice place that we stayed for 5 nights. The rooms are big and A/C works great. Couple on feet of the beach. Great restaurants close buy. The staff was helpfull and Nice, Would go back anytime

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Isa T
new york city
Reviewed 5 September 2016

I hope they have improved since last year. They had a quaint property and nice people working there. I didn't expect much for the price, but would have hoped the cabin was a bit more comfortable as they looked from the outside. It was very sparse and not too comfortable. Too many beds in a small space and you could...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank jillbee
Westfield, Indiana
Reviewed 25 April 2016

We did not stay here. We were her for live band. Roots Bamboo on Wednesday night is always our first choice for Live Reggae. In Negril, different beach clubs host live music. Memorize the hot spots for the week. For years, the schedule has been the same, but each year we ask locals on the beach if the schedule has...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank zoretta h
Fargo, North Dakota, United States
Reviewed 12 February 2016

If your looking for a place that wont break your bank account, this is the place to stay! Right in the middle of seven mile beach. Great people to take care of you and make you want to stay for ever. They have a bar and place to eat by the bar or in your room.

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Randy D
Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed 14 January 2016

I have been to Roots Bamboo plenty of times for the music venue at night but this was my first actual stay at the hotel. We decided to book a room for the New Year holiday due to the convenient location on the beach. There are several varieties of rooms to choose from but with it being so crowded on...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Jatravelor2015
Buffalo, New York
Reviewed 14 September 2015

I stopped at Roots and it had a great relaxed vibe going on with a local band playing both the classic raggae music and more modern music of their own. I had both Stripes and top shelf liquor there. The area is slow in sept but there was still a good mix of tourists and locals there enjoying the evening.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank volleyballuk

49 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (48)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (3)
Viewed
Room/Suite (4)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
View from Room (5)
Viewed
Family/Play Areas (1)
Viewed
Other (32)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Negril hotels
1.2 km away
Coral Seas Garden
Coral Seas Garden
#51 of 84 in Negril
277 reviews
0.0 km away
The Golden Sunset Hotel
The Golden Sunset Hotel
#70 of 84 in Negril
13 reviews
3.9 km away
Villa La Cage
Villa La Cage
#75 of 84 in Negril
36 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
2.8 km away
Judy House Cottages and Rooms
0.5 km away
Firefly Beach Cottages
Firefly Beach Cottages
#34 of 84 in Negril
219 reviews
0.0 km away
The Yellow Bird
The Yellow Bird
#11 of 46 in Negril
69 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Services
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Roots Bamboo

Address: Norman Manley BLVD, Negril, Negril 3084, Jamaica
Region: Caribbean > Jamaica > Westmoreland Parish > Negril
Price Range: $88 - $103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Roots Bamboo 2.5*
Number of rooms: 14
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotel.de, Hotels.com, HRS and Travelocity so you can book your Roots Bamboo reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Roots Bamboo Hotel Negril
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Roots Bamboo staff and other travellers.
5 questions
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Roots Bamboo staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“rooms nearest the beach are the noisiest.”
 of 5 bubbles Daryl250, 28 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Sorry we did not stay overnight”
 of 5 bubbles zorettah, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“It is all good.”
 of 5 bubbles 196randyd, 12 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room in the area closet to the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles Jatravelor2015, 14 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Rooms in the interior of the property are quieter and can be booked directly through Roots Bamboo.”
 of 5 bubbles robin_claypool, 27 Jul 2015 | Read review
5 of 5