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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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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Rocklands Road | Near Montego Bay & Anchovy on Rocklands road., Wiltshire, Jamaica
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to Rocklands Bird Sanctuary last week as a last minute stop before the airport. I'm so glad I did! It was the highlight of my trip. The place is beautiful and peaceful. I was fortunate enough to have the hummingbirds sit on my...More

Thank SASTPETE
conleysalmon, Owner at Rocklands Bird Sanctuary, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for your kind review happy you enjoyed the sanctuary.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited the bird sanctuary and sounded a delightful experience. Can you imagine having hummingbirds fly up look you in the eye, and then sit on your finger while you feed them from a tiny bottle of sugar water. This Sanctuary is...More

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

thanks for your kind review we are happy to know you enjoyed your visit thanks for the kind review.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The four of us visited the Sanctuary with a private tour guide. We paid our admission and were shown the proper way to hold the bottle and our fingers for the birds to feed. A hummingbird visited my husband for just a few quick seconds....More

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

Thanks for visiting, we ate happy to now you enjoyed your visit, thanks for the kind review.

Reviewed 14 October 2017

Wonderful experience, friendly staff. Birds land on your finger to feed. Highly recommended while visiting Montego Bay.

Thank verdowney
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Never thought I would ever feed a hummingbird on my finger! Patience is rewarded and the doctor bird not only lands and feeds but follows visitors around and preen for the camera. Also delightful seeing the Jamaican Mango. Saw some unique trees as well, allspice,...More

Thank TobieLynn
Reviewed 23 September 2017

Positives 1st, any negatives 2nd. I am an avid bird photographer so had researched this attraction in the UK before leaving for the holiday. For me this was a "priority visit and experience to do ". As other writers before me have said the place...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Visited here in August. Mesmerising feeding the hummingbirds. You have to wait quietly with your bottle of sugar water and the little birds gracefully come and drink from you they even perch on your fingers. The guide is lovely. The view is out of this...More

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

glad to know you enjoyed the visit, thanks for the complimentary review.

Reviewed 24 August 2017

We took a cab here and tipped the guide at the house. From what I recall, we gave him $20.00. The guide talks about the property and how the hummingbirds became an attraction. I think we were there for 45 minutes. He never rushed us...More

Thank gr8teful2travel
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We went to Rocklands Bird Sanctuary last year when we were staying at Negril. I also went years ago - in 1991 when it was still run by the founder Lisa Salmon (see the picture!) It's a magical place, nestled high in the hills above...More

Thank Colin W
Reviewed 17 August 2017

The "sanctuary" is actually someone's home and surrounding hilltop property. It has historical significance and the owner will be happy to tell you the property's history. The owner was a very nice soft-spoken man who was happy to quietly sit with you or to show...More

Thank kmomma
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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
13 October 2017|
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Response from conleysalmon | Property representative |
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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Nat_Hrynuik
17 September 2017|
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