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Tour dates 2019 announced !

SPECIAL GREEN CASTLE BIRDING TOURS 2019 Our 2 special Greencastle birding Tours for 2019 are now released. Reserve to avoid disappointment! The dates are: 23rd to 30th January 2019 8th to 15th March 2019 For the amazing price of $1795 you receive our all-inclusive Birding Tour which annually is extremely popular because it offers exceptional […]

Places to Visit in Jamaica

Jamaica has so much to offer – glorious landscapes, deep blue sparkling seas, stunning emerald mountains, amazing beaches, coral reefs, rainforests, rivers, and so much more. It’s also got an array of diverse wildlife and is famous for its endemic bird population. There is also its colonial history and there are still many beautiful homes […]

Jamaica’s Incredible Array of Animals

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, […]

Jamaican culture … unique and vibrant

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 […]

Green Castle Estate … steeped in history, dates back to the very early beginnings of Jamaica

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 […]

Our tripadvisor Certificate of Excellence

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, […]

For the birds…. Jamaica’s the place to go!

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 […]

Green Castle Estate Celebrates 55 Years of Jamaican Independence

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, […]


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 […]

Its getting Cold up North!

The end of the year is fast approaching and the temperatures are delightful here in Jamaica at our beautiful estate . The birds are now migrating in large numbers from the North to our warmer climate. Why don’t you come with them and experience our natural pristine environment over the next few months ? We […]