Mayfield Falls

Prepare to get up close to these small, but fun waterfalls. With a total of twenty-one spread out waterfalls, this is a great way to spend some time and let the kids run around having fun. Just be ready for a long drive to get here.

<p>Prepare to climb! This series of twenty-one falls mostly cascade down the same slope, creating many pool and steps. You can go under these small falls with no problem, as most are under twenty feet high. You can also explore the are by swimming up the falls into the forest, or by taking the paths around the falls and over bridges and explore the dense forest. With such a variety of tropical plant life, including fifty-two different species of fern, this is an eco-attraction not to be missed.</p>

Location

Mayfield Falls is found 3.3 miles south-southeast of Cascade, a village in Westmoreland Parish; it is 13.8 miles to the south west of Montego Bay.

Mayfield Falls is located completely inland, and requires the taking of many side roads to reach it. The easiest way is to simply go with a tour group or hire a guide. However, if you want to drive yourself, you will still have to ask locals for directions, as it requires traveling down unmarked, unnamed, and often unkept roads that the locals know best.

Nearby Restaurants

There are many eateries to select from in the neighborhood nearby the waterfall. Pam Pam Restaurant is a great restaurant to eat at before spending time at this waterfall, and offers quick access to it. Also nearby, you will have eateries like Raldz Internet Cafe and Sky Beach Bar and Grill where you and your group should try a bite of Jamaican meals and enjoy the local foods and culture of Jamaica.

Nearby Attractions

You'll find at least one or two additional attractions in the area, including Barbican Estate, which is six and a half miles away Hanover Parish. Furthermore, you can think about heading over to Terravale Estate, which is another attraction in the vicinity.

Waterfalls are a great attraction to visit, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following chart includes some other attractions closest to Mayfield Falls.

Attractions Near Mayfield Falls
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Barbican Estate Historic Site 6.7 mi. (19.6 km) N 12.2 mi. West of Montego Bay
Terravale Estate --Other Places-- 8.0 mi. (19.6 km) ESE 12.2 mi. South of Montego Bay
Abeokuta Paradise Nature Park Other Attraction 8.5 mi. (30.3 km) S 18.8 mi. Northwest of Black River
Cliff Theatre Other Activities/Excursions 8.7 mi. (26.6 km) NW Haughton Gardens

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Cost

Admission to the waterfall is $15 USD.

Location: Westmoreland Parish, Jamaica

 

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