Beaches, beautiful scenery, exotic fruit, spicy, delicious food and reggae music – that’s Jamaica isn’t it? Well, yes but dig deeper and there is so much more including an amazing array of animal life. From the multitude of land crabs, more than a dozen different frogs, fireflies, giant butterflies, crocodiles, snakes– including the Jamaican Boa, … Continue reading Jamaica’s Incredible Array of Animals
Whether you have visited Jamaica or not, you will probably know that it has a dynamic and vibrant culture from its music, dance and food to its arts and crafts all derived from its rich heritage. This cultural diversity probably stems from the many different nationalities that have landed on the island’s shores over the … Continue reading Jamaican culture … unique and vibrant
Jamaica and the other islands of the Antilles evolved from an arc of ancient volcanoes named rikitiki that rose from the sea millions of years ago. Green Castle history begins with Jamaica’s first inhabitants, the Taino. … While knowledge of the Jamaican Tainos is still far from complete there have been archaeological explorations that have … Continue reading Green Castle Estate … steeped in history, dates back to the very early beginnings of Jamaica
Guest feedback is all important to the entire team at Green Castle Estate and the majority of our guests can’t wait to post a positive review on tripadvisor to tell us what a great holiday they had. If you want to enjoy our traditional Jamaican hospitality and all that Green Castle Estate has to offer, … Continue reading Our tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence
Jamaica is an island paradise in the Caribbean and Green Castle Estate is a 1600 acre unspoilt private estate (previously a plantation) just waiting for visitors to explore. Bird lovers are in for a special treat as the variety of local and migratory bird life is second to none providing a kaleidoscope of colour! Home … Continue reading For the birds…. Jamaica’s the place to go!
When people think of Jamaica they think of an island paradise with beautiful beaches, rum cocktails, delicious local seafood and a warm, friendly atmosphere – few would imagine also having historical sites, 171 species of bird life, lots of rain forest trails all within the 1600 acres of your holiday resort. Steeped in colonial history, … Continue reading Green Castle Estate Celebrates 55 Years of Jamaican Independence
Our wonderful Greencastle Estate. WEDDINGS-We continue to attract couples wishing to “tie the knot” at our beautiful resort. BIRDING:We are coming to the end of our busiest season so far.One group beat their record and saw 118 bird species. We continue to open up new trails and provide more seating and new signs on the … Continue reading 2017