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Croydon Plantation

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Jamaica | Catadupa, Montego Bay, Jamaica
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed October 12, 2010

On a trip to Jamaica in the fall, my husband and I booked an excursion to the Croydon Plantation. The bus ride gave us a varying view of different lifestyles in the urban community from Montego Bay up to the Blue Mountains where the plantation...More

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Reviewed January 27, 2015

We booked our tour through Air Canada Vacations' local rep at our hotel. We were told that it was a half day tour when in fact it was a full 8 hours from the time we left the hotel until we returned. Our last stop...More

9  Thank tech5709
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Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Transportation issues (flat tire) as we left terminal put us 45 minutes behind. Another bus was called and eventually had us on our way. Very rough/winding road to plantation. Plantation itself is beautiful. Scenery as well. Tour is lecture oriented. Due to transportation issues, tour...More

1  Thank rtjaw
Reviewed August 23, 2018

We wanted to visit this plantation as the only working plantation in Jamaica. The tour driver picked us up at the hotel and the tour guide knew lots of little tidbits to share about their country. At the plantation we tasted I believe 8 of...More

1  Thank Dianne506
Reviewed July 5, 2018

15 years ago we visited Sun Valley Plantation and we were keen to return but were sold this tour on the basis that it was the same sort of tour and much closer to our hotel. Although this is an excellent tour, it certainly wasn’t...More

3  Thank Alisolsen
Reviewed June 11, 2018

We booked an excursion on our recent Carnival Cruise. This was one of my favorite parts of our cruise. The bus ride to the plantation wasn't fun but it wasn't bad. I did get a little motion sick but drammamine cured that. If you get...More

2  Thank Lynn S
Reviewed May 31, 2018

We booked our tour through our resport representative, Armstar. This included our bus trip (an hour+ from the Montego coast), tour guides along the road, the plantation tour, and lunch. Our guides were fantastic (especially Winston, loved his puns!). They gave us the history of...More

Thank brian b
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

We did this excursion to see a bit more about Jamaica and get off the resort for a day. It starts with a long drive through the countryside. It's fascinating and a great way to see Jamaicans and their towns that are off the beaten...More

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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Whilst I enjoyed parts of this tour the Appleton tour was much better. This tour dragged on too long for my liking and elements were more like organised chaos with other people getting lost. The journey is for the strong stomach expect a rough ride....More

Thank David L
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Great tour of the plantation, with samples of coffee, sugarcane, and 9 of the 18 varieties of pineapple growing on the plantation. Staff very knowledgeable about island and local history, Winston was especially entertaining. Cool to see how the people not in the tourist areas...More

1  Thank cop211
Reviewed April 1, 2018

Really enjoyed this trip. Its great they take you to a local school as well. The 2 guides knew there stuff about Croydon and the plantation. For the money we payed for this trip it was great value. I would go again If I come...More

1  Thank WelshCaz48
Reviewed March 28, 2018 via mobile

When he first set foot on this land it was covered with bamboo forest. 38 years later he is still the man in the middle of the action. Get to know coffee, pineapple, cashew and many more of what you normally take for granted in...More

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September 8, 2018|
Response from Eva M | Reviewed this property |
Hi Marc! I don’t know but I’m sure you will find an operator when you are in Negril. It’s a wellknown plantation, yet not crowded.
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December 27, 2016|
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Response from Maxine O | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they do decaffinated coffee. As the previous person said they sell the blue mountain coffee and I'm not sure if you can get that decaffinated.
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February 18, 2016|
Response from Amanda R | Reviewed this property |
Not that i saw