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Rocklands Bird Sanctuary

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Rocklands Road | Near Montego Bay & Anchovy on Rocklands road., Wiltshire, Jamaica
+1 876-952-2009
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Bird lovers have enjoyed visiting this country cottage, patios & Garden, Rocklands Bird Sanctuary for over 55 years. Visitors get to feed colorful hummingbirds birds by hand, see other wild birds on a patio in our cottage garden. Fritz your soft spoken host will show you how to feed the birds. Entry fee Adults USD$20. The country road to the sanctuary is 1/2 mile, winding uphill & bumpy and adds to the wilderness adventure :-) .
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Rocklands Road | Near Montego Bay & Anchovy on Rocklands road., Wiltshire, Jamaica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Heard about this place and did it. So it’s someone’s house in the woods news MoBay. The instructions are not supper clear. We got their for sunrise, but the ownerless asleep. After all it is a “manyana country”. Apparently he usually starts around 9-10. He...More

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conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming glad you enjoyed the experience.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So, they sit you on a chair and charge you $20 to hold a vial of hummingbird food. Yes, the birds do come and sit on your finger.... briefly. And that's it. There is a maybe 1 block trail through a wooded area. Nothing else!!...More

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conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so sorry you were disappointed by your experience at Rocklands. What you experienced is exactly what is offered in all our rightups and information we provide. Others have been delighted and extatic at the experience that’s why we have a TripAdvisor certificate of...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Visited with my wife. Great little place with a good selection of common Jamaican birds. We arrived early, 9:30. Only one couple there. Hummers came to feed almost immediately. Only slight disappointment was Fritz the bird man wanted $20 dollars each to walk around the...More

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conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for coming and for your Frank review. The only additional fee should be for a guided birding tour of the area adjoining the sanctuary which lasts up to 2 hours by pre arrangement , with Fritz who is an excellent birder and knows local...More

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Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

I'm a hummingbird lover . My dream was to have one close enough to me that I can feel it's wings flap . I had done some research went to a few places to get a brief fly by hummingbird or 2 . So looked...More

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conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thanks for coming to our special place so happy to know you enjoyed yourself so much do come again .

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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

You spend about 2 hours here and oh my it's apparently the only place in the world where you can actually feed hummingbirds from your finger it is turkey amazing and you get to see a bit more of real jamaica. The views are spectacular...More

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conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thanks for visiting, we appreciate your kind comments. Do come again soon.

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Lovely peaceful experience of nature, with lots of birds, including doctor birds and other hummingbirds that will land on your finger.

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conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Happy to know you enjoyed your visit. Come again!

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Reviewed 1 March 2018

Spent about an hour here. If feeding these birds is your dream this is a must. We were all given a bottle of nectar and sat quietly whilst the guide told us about the sanctuary. As he talked the birds came to feed. He took...More

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conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Happy to know you enjoyed your visit do come again !

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Nice scenic drive to the bird sanctuary you have great view of Montegobay your mainly feeding hummingbirds which I enjoyed you’ll see other birds there flying around so your mainly feeding Birds landing on your finger I took a taxi

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conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 3 March 2018

Nice to know you enjoyed your visit do come again .

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Fascinating sanctuary - the main attraction is feeding streamertail hummingbirds from hand held vials. But for serious birdwatchrers there are other species to see, especially if you hire Fred, the very expert caretaker, to lead you around. You will need a taxi to get here,...More

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Reviewed 7 February 2018

If you have an interest in nature this is a MUST! It's pretty much off the beaten track so be prepared for a bumpy ride, but it's worth every moment. As soon as we arrived we were seated alongside the house and given a small...More

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conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 9 February 2018

Happy to know you enjoyed your visit.

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DMcDonell
12 December 2017|
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Response from conleysalmon | Property representative |
birds of north america or birds of the west indies there are also online aps
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Kcclyde
12 October 2017|
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the humming birds are there all day the doors open at 10 AM other birds tend to feed in the early morning and after noon.
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