Located on the western tip of Negril, Tensing Pen is the ultimate Jamaican destination for the discerning traveller looking for seclusion and relaxation - a unique resort of wood and thatched stone cottages in its own private cove overlooking the Caribbean Sea.
Accommodated in the cottages ranges from a one bedroom Garden Studio for two to the three bedroom Long House with its fine ocean views and easily sleeping six in king, queen and twin sized beds. The stylish combination of tiled and wooden floors, feature stone walls, shutters, draped bamboo beds and dark wood furniture creates a calm and relaxing ambiance.
The open air main dining house offers an intimate setting overlooking the sea. Breakfast on fresh tropical fruits, Blue Mountain coffee, cereals, toast and local jams. For dinner, the Jamaican-style cuisine uses only the finest ingredients and organic vegetables with menus changing daily depending on the seasonal produce - local grilled lobster, sweet curried Black River Shrimp, freshly caught fish and traditional jerk chicken are some of the specialties.
The newly appointed massage 'hut' staffed by trained therapists will help you to de-stress and truly relax into your holiday. Treatments include manicures, pedicures, facials and hair styling which can also be arranged in the privacy of your cottage. Guests can choose to continue the feeling of wellbeing with the new yoga 'space' at the Seasong Hut.
If you're looking for a more active holiday join one of the tours on offer including Mayfield Falls, River Walk, Appleton Rum Tour and Black River Safari. There is also mountain biking with routes for all levels from beginners to the more advanced cyclists. Snorkeling in the Caribbean and on the Tensing Pen Reef and Sand Key is encouraged. Tensing Pen can offer Scuba diving at 3 PADI certified Scuba centres, or try parasailing to enjoy wonderful views of Negril's countryside and the famous seven miles of beautiful sandy beach.
Distance from the airport: Approximately 90 minutes by car
Facilities & Activities: Spa, yoga, guided tours, mountain biking, snorkeling, Scuba diving, parasailing.
Meal Arrangements: B&B
The Long House: Tensing's largest accommodation: 3 bedrooms with air conditioning, 2 king size beds and 2 twin beds. Ocean Views.
Redbirch Cottage: With a large verandah/open living area with views of the gardens and sea beyond. Bedrooms with two king size beds with air conditioning.
South House: Beautiful cottage with king size bedroom upstairs, sitting room with 2 bamboo day beds/twin beds.
Rock Cottage 1: Private cut stone bungalow perched on the cliffs overlooking the sea. One queen-size bed.
Rock Cottage 2: Hideaway with tiled verandah overlooking the sea. One king-size bed with air conditioning.
Cove Cottage: Above the cove with wonderful sunset views out to sea. One queen-size bed.
The Pillars: Designed as tree houses with verandahs offering stunning ocean views. One queen-size bed.
The Pillars Suite: The largest of the four Pillars. Verandah with stunning views of the Caribbean Sea. One queen-size bed.
Seagrape 1 and 2: Situated on a small cove at Tensing Pen with ocean views. One king-size bed. Air conditioning.
The Patio: A little Caribbean cottage with a queen sized bamboo bed, a large bath with rain shower and generous verandah overlooking the garden.
Bungalow: A bright and airy cottage with a queen sized bamboo bed, a large bath with rain shower and generous verandah overlooking the garden.
Garden A: Located at t the front of the garden building with a thatch roof, verandah with bamboo armchairs and ottomans, the cottage has one queen sized bed, air conditioning and a garden view facing ocean.
Garden B: The most economical room Tensing Pen has to offer with one queen-sized bed, a garden view and air conditioning.
The Studio: Upstairs in the Garden Building with a king size bed, large marble bath and lovely verandah with bamboo loungers. Views over the tree tops to the sea.