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Reviewed 19 November 2021 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay at the Samsara Sea Cliff resort. We had travelled from the UK and were met at the resort by family members living locally for a 3 day stay. The grounds are very well kept with stunning views of the sea. Rooms are a little dated but served their purpose as given the beauty of the grounds, you won’t be spending much time in there.
You’ll have access to the sister properties including the Legends resort on the 7 mile strip. The staff were very attentive and i have to give special mention to Tina and Kenrick at the restaurant/bar and Dwayne the overnight security guard that made sure we were well looked after at both Samsara sea cliff and Legends. We didn’t have dinner at the resort but the breakfast was a real treat especially the traditional Jamaican choices. The chef was very accommodating. Overall great experience, a stunning location, excellent ambience and lovely staff.

Date of stay: November 2021
Trip type: Travelled with family
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Holly James, General Manager at Samsara Cliffs Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2021

Thank you so much for letting us know that you had an enjoyable stay with us, and particularly loved the seafront location with spectacular views. Tha staff will be absolutely thrilled to hear how pleased you were with their friendly service, and those you called out by name are especially grateful for your compliments. We're glad you appreciated the well kept grounds and convenient shuttle to our beach location at Legends, where you have access to the beautiful 7 mile beach. Thanks again for your visit and positive feedback. We hope to welcome you again one day soon!

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Reviewed 17 November 2021

Beautiful location, 3 pools with lounges, tables and chairs and umbrellas, cliffs to jump from and great snorkeling. You might even spot dolphins in the morning! Don't expect any room amenities, they provide bars of soap, but no shampoo, conditioner, lotion, hair dryer, or mini fridge/coffee maker. Bring beach towels or expect to pay $15 for one. Small but delicious menu to choose from at on-site restaurant. Breakfast, lunch and dinner served. Small Jamaican Band plays on Friday and Saturday nights until about 10 pm. Quiet after that. No late night noise. Small store but all souvenirs, they are much more expensive at the store than in Negril. Supermarkets nearby to stock up on what you didn't bring, snacks and drinks. Small bus tours available to area attractions. Taxis to shops and area restaurants. Staff is excellent. Tina, Rayon, Abigail and Marcia and the other staff members are all friendly and attentive. They remember your name. Quiet resort with lots of private spaces. Our room was number 114 - great location. Just a few feet from pools, cliffs and bar/restaurant. Get familiar with the money exchange before you go so there are no surprises. Masks are worn when off site, and hand sanitizer is sprayed onto your hands wherever you go. The roads are awful, lots of holes and bumps, very narrow, and goats, dogs, cats and the occasional local walked in front of us while driving (on the left side). Stop at Rick's Cafe to jump off the cliffs and have delicious rum cake! All in all, we loved this vacation.

Room tip: It is very casual and hot so don't pack a lot. We wore a bathing suits most days and a coverup for the bar / restaurant. Not fancy.
Date of stay: November 2021
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Holly James, General Manager at Samsara Cliffs Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 17 November 2021

Thank you for your comprehensive review of your recent stay with us! It's wonderful that you enjoyed so much of what we offer at Samsara while embracing the simplicity of our resort where relaxation is key. The staff will be so happy to hear your compliments about their friendly and attentive service, and the kitchen will also be glad you appreciated their home cooked meals. Most importantly it's great to know you loved your room near the pool, and our spectacular oceanfront location where you can jump, snorkel, and find your own private spot to chill on the spacious sea front sundeck, the largest in Negril. Thanks again for your positive feedback and helpful tips. Hope to see you again one day soon!

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Reviewed 15 November 2021 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable stay at Samsara hotel. Great access via cliffs to the sea. Food was tasty. Omelette for breakfast was my favourite. The shuttle bus to Legends sister resort is definitely worth using -- you can spend the day there on Seven Mile beach. Typical post card beach. All staff friendly. If we had any issues, they were dealt with on the day by the team. Would recommend.

Date of stay: November 2021
Trip type: Travelled with friends
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Holly James, General Manager at Samsara Cliffs Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2021

Thank you for sharing this awesome review! We're happy to hear you enjoyed all the great experiences Samsara has to offer, from the beautiful sea just steps away from your room to the friendly and efficient staff who work hard to make sure our guests feel welcome and comfortable. It's great that you liked the convenience of our free daily shuttle to the 7 mile beach, which is truly postcard perfect. Lastly the chefs will be thrilled to know you gave a shout out to their tasty cooking. Thanks again for all the positive feedback. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 3 November 2021

My husband and I visited Samsara for our honeymoon and couldn’t recommend this place enough. Jennifer, kenrick & Tina were amazing and everyone went above and beyond for us! It was the perfect stay. We even had a personalised vegan birthday dinner created for my husbands birthday. If you are ever planning on visiting Negril definitely check out Samsara, you won’t regret it! My husband and I will definitely be back!

Date of stay: October 2021
Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Holly James, General Manager at Samsara Cliffs Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2021

Thank you for this great review for your recent stay with us! It was truly our pleasure to help you celebrate both your honeymoon and your husband's birthday. Our friendly staff love special occasions and they will be thrilled that you called them out by name for their outstanding service. Team Samsara works very hard to make sure every guest feels welcome and comfortable, we're grateful to know that we met your expectations so well. Thanks again for your visit and for recommending us. We look forward to seeing you back here soon!

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Reviewed 15 October 2021

My boyfriend and I stayed 2 weeks at Samsara from September 27th-October 11th and it exceeding our expectations! There is nothing like waking up and having a morning coffee on the cliff, and an evening glass of wine with an unbeatable sunset view. Truly the most beautiful sunsets we have ever seen.

You have the choice of swimming in one of the two pools on the resort, going for a swim/snorkel on the cliffside, or taking a shuttle with Omar to Legends on the Seven Mile Beach. It is white sand and crystal clear water; very beautiful!

The staff are all amazing and a joy to see every morning; we were always taken care of! Shout out to Jennifer, Marcia, Tina, and Melvin! You guys always put a smile on our faces :) and helped guide us with any questions we had. Not only was it hard to leave this paradise, but hard to leave everyone we met there along the way.

We are DEFINITELY recommending this resort to all of our friends and family, and wouldn't think twice about coming back!

Thank you Samsara for an unforgettable vacation! Stay Irie, Mon!

Jeannie & Josh <3

Date of stay: September 2021
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Holly James, General Manager at Samsara Cliffs Resort, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2021

Thank you for such a wonderful review of your 2 week stay here at Samsara! It was a pleasure to meet you and we're all thrilled to hear how much you enjoyed your stay in Negril. We all love to see when our guests appreciate the Samsara experience including the outstanding sunset views, spacious grounds, coffee by the sea, swimming along the cliffs, close proximity to the beach, and of course the smiling faces of our friendly staff who treat you like family. Thank you so much for recommending us to your friends and family. We look forward to your next visit!

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