Fodor's Expert Review Bellefield Great House

Montego Bay House/Mansion/Villa

A direct link to the past this imposing great house has stood since 1735 on the Barnett Estate, a 3,000-acre plantation owned by the Kerr-Jarrett family for generations. Mangoes, sugarcane, and coconuts are still grown on the property. Jamaican cuisine is emphasized in the recently revamped "Taste of Jamaica" tour. The great house and its environs have also been renovated to replicate the splendor of the sugar estate in previous centuries. The tour includes a cane pressing and sugar boiling demonstration, and rum tasting and lunch are available at an additional cost.

The property also hosts weddings and other events.
House/Mansion/Villa

Quick Facts

Granville Main Rd.
Montego Bay, St. James  Jamaica

876-952–2382

www.bellefieldgreathouse.com

Sight Details:
Rate Includes: $28 (tour only), $40 (tour with lunch), $52 plus 15% service charge (tour and rum tasting), $65 plus 15% service charge (tour, rum tasting, and lunch), 4 people minimum and 50 maximum per tour. Special arrangements can be made for tours on Fri. and Sat.

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