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Well Preserved, Authentic Historical Site

Stop here on the way to Negril from Montego Bay and was well worth it. This is definitely a world... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2017
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Fort Charlotte - Historic Fort

Had a look at Fort Charlotte while in Lucea on the way to Negril from Montego Bay, on the 9th Feb... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2017
Bruce M
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27 Nov 2017
“Well Preserved, Authentic Historical Site”
28 Feb 2017
“Fort Charlotte - Historic Fort”
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Stop here on the way to Negril from Montego Bay and was well worth it. This is definitely a world heritage site that's very well preserved with a great view across the water. Impressive window wall with the original canons make this a good stop,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Had a look at Fort Charlotte while in Lucea on the way to Negril from Montego Bay, on the 9th Feb, 2017. Incredible ruins, with he large cannons facing out onto the water. this Fort was built during George III rein to protect the port...More

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Bruce M
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Unless you go with a tour guide, all you'll know is you're in a brick fort with (18th? 19th?) century cannon hulks in it. You can guess it was designed to protect the port of Lucea, but beyond that you're on your own. Lots of...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank Ian411Ian
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Great lookout point for the sunset and a good view of the Palladium Resorts in Lucea. Also a very romantic spot for an evening sipping on wine or fishing

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank MargueritaCarter
Reviewed 27 January 2015

Old English fort on a rock outcropping in the town of Lucea. Has the old cannons and windows you can sit in while you enjoy the waves crashing on the rocks. Very "Pirates of the Caribbean" without the crowds - or probably anyone else. Worth...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Deanna C
Reviewed 18 May 2014

I am interested in military fortifications, so a visit here was essential. A good spot with great views to the seaward. A pity, though not surprising, that so little has been done to exploit the position better. Local rumour is that a Chinese developer is...More

Date of experience: May 2014
3  Thank David B
Reviewed 11 January 2014

Breathe taking view of the Caribbean Sea, listen to the waves crashing ashore. Dare to go fishing from the cliffs with a fire next to you and a cooler with beers and smokes. Yes all you need to be one with the elements.

Date of experience: December 2013
2  Thank Karl L
Reviewed 9 January 2013

This a good place to learn some of the islands rich history. Book a tour with AJ's Islandwide Tours. ajislandwidetours.com

Date of experience: May 2012
4  Thank Jason L
Reviewed 29 October 2012

Needs to be restored which would make it more interesting. Still liked going there though and would not miss it.

Date of experience: October 2012
2  Thank Laceyp
Reviewed 30 September 2012

beautiful views, close to the Grand Palladium Lady Hamilton resort and can still see the cannons that were used

Date of experience: September 2012
2  Thank jjean905
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