Diamond Falls

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One of the top natural features in the Caribbean, Diamond Falls is famous for its mineral rich water and beautiful grotto.

This tall waterfall is tucked into a grotto populated with colorful flowering plants, and ferns climbing up the rocks. The water is a deep blue-green and is refreshing just to look at. The waterfall itself is only part of a larger park that littered with gardens and gazebos, making it a perfect place for a midday walk.

Diamond Falls offers several mineral baths are said to help rejuvenate your skin. Whether or not it actually does, the cool waters are perfectly inviting to escape the heat on one of the hot Caribbean days.

Location

Located in the southwestern edge of Cresslands, 1.0 mile east-southeast of downtown Soufriere, Diamond Falls always welcomes customers who are lodging in this neighborhood. Regardless of whether or not you're staying particularly close, you are free to drop by to check it out. It is 0.8 miles east-southeast of Soufrière.

Diamond Fall is just five minutes from the Soufriere town square.

Nearby Restaurants

There are several picks of restaurants to pick from in the neighborhood nearby Diamond Falls. The closest restaurant to Diamond Falls is Fedo's, which has a menu full of Caribbean food. Fedo's is a small distance away, but far-removed enough that you might want to make arrangements for having a viable method of transport to get there. Also close-by, you and your companions will come across options such as Morne Coubaril Estate and The Beacon allowing you to choose between various restaurant options.

Nearby Attractions

You'll find some additional activities in the area, including Diamond Falls Mineral Baths, which is within traveling range in Cresslands. Also consider making the trip to Sulphur Springs Park, which is another nearby attraction.

With a selection of nearby activities, you'll never run out of ways to stay busy. The attractions nearest to this particular outdoor site are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Diamond Falls
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Diamond Falls Mineral Baths GeoFeature -- -- Cresslands
Sulphur Springs Park Other Attraction 0.8 mi. (2.1 km) S 1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Soufrière
Morne Coubaril Estate Other Attraction 0.8 mi. (1.0 km) WSW 0.6 mi. South of Soufrière
St. Lucia Zip Lining Other Attraction 0.8 mi. (1.0 km) WSW 0.6 mi. South of Soufrière
New Jerusalem Mineral Baths GeoFeature -- -- 1.7 mi. East of Soufrière
Soufriere Marine Management Area Other Attraction 2.1 mi. (2.4 km) W 1.5 mi. West-Southwest of Soufrière
Fond Doux Holiday Plantation Other Attraction 2.5 mi. (4.6 km) S Fond Doux
Tet Paul Nature Trail GeoFeature 3.1 mi. (5.6 km) S Bois D`Inde Francion

More Information

Hours

The Waterfall is open to the public nearly everyday of the year. Normal business hours are from 10:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., however on Sundays and holidays it closes two hours early, at 3:00 p.m.

Cost

Adults will pay $8(USD) to enter Diamond Falls, while children are $4(USD). From there, you can pay an additional $8(USD) for a private bath or $5(USD) for a public bath.

Location: Soufrière, Saint Lucia

Phone

(758) 459-7155

(758) 452-4759

Website

http://diamondstlucia.com/

Email

soufestate@candw.lc

 

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