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“A few years ago”

Rose Hall Great House
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Montego Bay Combo: City Sightseeing and Rose Hall Candlelight Tour
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The greatest of Jamaican great houses, the Rose Hall Great House has a story with all the elements of an engaging novel. Built in 1770 by John Palmer and his wife, it eventually became the residence of their grandnephew, John Rose Palmer. In 1820, Palmer married Annee, a beautiful but feisty English girl. Little did John know that his young wife possessed “black magic” powers that would eventually lead to his demise. During her reign as mistress of the plantation, Annee did away with two more husbands and countless lovers. “The White Witch of Rose Hall” has fascinated generations, and even today, there are those who claim to see Annee passing through the Great House. A candle-lit evening tour of the Rose Hall Great House is a must for visitors to Montego Bay. Your guided exploration of the former home of Jamaica’s White Witch, Annee Palmer, includes captivating and chilling stories of love, murder and mystery skillfully told by knowledgeable guides. You’re sure to feel goose bumps as these eerie tales come to life in this grand estate, where ghost sightings have been reported over the years. Tours also give historic insight into this grandest of Jamaican great houses, now beautifully restored with 18th-century decor and antiques. To conclude this fascinating adventure, you can visit the dungeon, now transformed into a tavern called Annee’s Pub. Many visitors find that the famous rum cocktail, known as “Witches Brew” helps banish the spirits of ghosts or black magic they sense still lingering in the mansion.
Montego Bay, Jamaica
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“A few years ago”
Reviewed March 6, 2013

Good history, you can envision the stories as unfolded in the book re Annie the White Witch- interesting.

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“Spooky!”
Reviewed March 4, 2013

Brilliant! The night tour is a must and the tour guide was very knowledgeable and entertaining. This is a stones through away for the Hilton Rose Hall so a short taxi ride away. We booked a return taxi ride from outside the hotel and purchased the entry tickets once there which are 20 US dollars person.

Visited February 2013
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Richland, Michigan, United States
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“Spooky fun!”
Reviewed March 4, 2013

A big group of us went on the Candlelit tour. The house is beautifully restored and the "ghosts" startled us quite frequently! Lots of shrieks from the women and laughs from all. The guide did a great job with the storytelling! We all had a lot of fun and I did get a rather interesting picture when we were in the room where the second husband was murdered. Glad we went!

Visited February 2013
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Deep River, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Spooky Cute”
Reviewed March 3, 2013

Staff did a good job making an interesting story come to life. See it at night! I would have liked to see in the daylight just to see how mansions were constructed in this days

Visited February 2013
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Cannington, Canada
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“Great food.”
Reviewed March 2, 2013

Excellent Food for everyone. No matter what your taste there's something for everyone. A lot of the same food we have right here in North America.You won't be disappointed.

Visited February 2013
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