Attractions in Rose Hall

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Rose Hall has a reputation for being a high-end resort community which caters to tourists who want everything top-of-the-line and at the drop of a hat.  While lounging on beaches and pool decks or golfing are top forms of entertainment, there are a few attractions in the area that guests will not want to overlook. 

Beaches

Rose Hall Beach Club

You will find an abundance of beaches to consider visiting in and around the area. You can click on the beach names for a detailed review of that specific beach.

Golf Beach: You can access Golf Beach by taking a number of dirt side roads off Norman Manely Boulevard.

Attractions Map

Another alternative that beach-goers can consider is Rose Hall Beach Club. Rose Hall Beach Club is situated near several of the area's top-notch resorts and hotels. Cool Aqua Sun Sports is also located right on the beach.

St Bran's Burg Beach: Just outside of the popular resort town of Montego Bay is St. Bran's Burg. This town catches an overspill of tourists looking for a quieter place to spend their vacation, and many turn to St. Bran's Burg Beach for a less crowded beach.

Rose Hall and the surrounding areas offer plenty of other beach choices. Visit this page if you want to get additional details.

Historical Sites

Rose Hall Plantation

In case you enjoy learning about the history of foreign countries, you might enjoy visiting a few of these historical sites while vacationing in Rose Hall.

Many travelers choose to visit Rose Hall Plantation. It is located in Rose Hall. Now set on the grounds of one of Jamaica's most popular resorts, the Rose Hall Plantation attractions is whittled down to the infamous Rose Hall Great House. The story goes that after 50 years of Rose Hall being in the Palmer family, John Rose Palmer and his new wife Annie, took over occupancy of the residence; but Annie had a dark secret: she was a witch!

Many travelers also choose to visit Greenwood Great House. It is found 6.2 mi. East of central Rose Hall. Known as the finest antique museum in the Caribbean, Greenwood Great House is more of a history museum, showcasing the original furnishings of the home as well as a few other rarities. Greenwood is an award winning establishment, and one that can't be missed by lovers of history and fine things.

Fort Montego: Fort Montego was the first fort built in Jamaica. Unfortunately, there is not much left of it, and if you visit the ruins all you will see is a few cannons and some crumpling walls.

Take some time to look through the following table to read more about sites of historical interest in and around Rose Hall.

Historic Sites In and Around Rose Hall
Name Phone Location
Bellefield Great House (876) 952-2382 6.8 mi. South West of Central Rose Hall
Fort Montego -- 6.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Rose Hall
Greenwood Great House (876) 953-1077 6.2 mi. East of Central Rose Hall
Rose Hall Plantation (876) 953-2323 1.1 mi. East of Central Rose Hall

Parks

Vacationers can experience a park nearby.

Parks Near Rose Hall
Name Type Location Island
Sam Sharpe Square Park Downtown Montego Bay, 6.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Rose Hall Jamaica

Zoos and Aquariums

If the thought of passing some time surrounded by animals sounds like fun, consider visiting Rockland Bird Feeding Station. Not everyone has even seen a hummingbird, let alone fed one. The park gives you an opportunity to get closer to these tiny birds than most ever will.

Zoos Near Rose Hall
Name Type Location Island/th>
Rockland Bird Feeding Station Zoo 9.5 mi. South West of Central Rose Hall Jamaica

Casinos

People don't generally stay in Rose Hall to find gambling, but there is one such venue nearby, Treasure Hunt Montego Bay. <p>Treasure Hunt is loved in Jamaica for its clear rules and high pay outs. One of four on the island, this Montego Bay locale is home to some of the most unique computerized games out there. For a good time in a friendly environment, you'll find Treasure Bay to be right up your alley.</p>

 

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