Jalouise

This beautiful beach can only be reached one of two ways -- either through the Jalousie Hilton Resort, or by boat. Those not staying at the resort are still welcomed, however. Once you arrive on these shores you'll be able to enjoy fantastic watersports like snorkeling, diving, and kayaking.

Set on the island of Saint Lucia, You might think about stopping by whether or not you're staying particularly close by. Though you'll make many choices while on vacation, choosing the right beach can make all the difference. St. Lucia is full of fun options, like Jalouise.

How to Access The Beach
The beach is a few miles south of Soufriere on the southwestern coast. From Soufriere, take Baron Dr south until you reach the end. Take a right and you'll be led to the Jalousie Hilton on the beach. Many people access the beach by boat.

Amenities and Ambiance

This crescent-shaped little beach used to be one of the island's black sand beaches until it was covered with powdery white sands. The real draw, though, is its arrestingly beautiful location in between some thoroughly impressive, world-famous pitons. The views are spectacular and the atmosphere is relaxed.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business. Luckily, there are lounge chairs available at this location. You'll find the waters off-shore to be clear and good for snorkeling, so bring along some equipment if you want to see the underwater world.

Jalouise with its availability of comforts happens to be located inside a commonly visited area. Unless you do not mind crowds, there is an appropriate cause to plan your day against other visitors, perhaps coming for a breakfast picnic and cool swim. If you do not, you might find all of the services being already claimed by other guests.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Jalouise is beautiful natural attraction, which you'll find on St. Lucia's South West coast. It is near Fond Doux Holiday Plantation, which is found one and a quarter miles to the southeast, and it is among the attractions in the area.

Historical attractions like Fort Charlotte provide a great compliment to the natural beauty of Jalouise, and they give vacationers the chance to learn more about St. Lucia, without having to leave the coast. In fact, this shoreline is 11 and a half miles to the north-northeast of this site of historical significance.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never run out of ways to stay busy. The following table contains a list of the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Jalouise
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Fond Doux Holiday Plantation Plantation 1.2 mi. SE Saint Lucia
Sulphur Springs Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.3 mi. NE Saint Lucia
Morne Coubaril Estate Zip Line Site 1.3 mi. N Saint Lucia
St. Lucia Zip Lining Zip Line Site 1.3 mi. N Saint Lucia
Soufriere Marine Management Area Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.5 mi. NW Saint Lucia
Pitons Management Area Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.5 mi. S Saint Lucia
George Odium Stadium Sporting Event Venue 9.5 mi. SE Saint Lucia
Vieux Fort Lighthouse Lighthouse 11.5 mi. SE Saint Lucia
Fort Charlotte Historical Site 11.5 mi. NNE Saint Lucia
Alcina Nolley Art Gallery 12.0 mi. N Saint Lucia
Eudovic's Art Studio Art Gallery 12.5 mi. NNE Saint Lucia
Sandals St. Lucia La Toc Golf Golf Course 12.9 mi. N Saint Lucia

Cities and Towns

Jalouise is very close to Soufrière, so you can explore the city after your visit to the beach. The nearby town of Soufrière is an interesting area that brings together the quietude of the Caribbean and the urbanization of city life. From the shore, Soufrière is a quick trip away, about two miles (three kilometers).

Hotels

The number of other vacationers sharing this coastline can vary widely, it depends mainly on when you visit, and how full nearby hotel rooms are. At this beach, you can expect to encounter quite a few vacationers who are staying in the area.

Because the beach is situated in a relatively popular vacation spot, it usually isn't all that difficult to find a hotel nearby that suits your needs. For vacationers hoping to book a place that's on or near the beach, the table that follows shows the accommodation options closest to Jalouise.

Accommodations near Jalouise
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Sugar Beach, a Viceroy Resort 0.2 mi. E Hotel
Ladera Resort 0.8 mi. ENE Hotel
Hotel Chocolat 1.0 mi. ENE Cottages
Stonefield Estate Villa Resort 1.1 mi. N Resort
Fond Doux Holiday Plantation 1.2 mi. SE Hotel
Leisure Inn 1.3 mi. NE Hotel
La Dauphine Estate 1.3 mi. ESE B & B
The Downtown Hotel 1.8 mi. N Hotel
Chez Camille 1.9 mi. N Guest house
Hummingbird Beach Resort 2.0 mi. N Resort

Food

When you're starving for a midday meal, this beach has many nearby restaurants, so there's no need to go too far from the shore. One of the nearest restaurants is Bayside Restaurant and Bar. The restaurant has both American and Caribbean dishes on the menu. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant since it's just a little ways away.

Restaurants closest to this beach are shown in the table below.

Restaurants near Jalouise
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Bayside Restaurant and Bar (758) 456-8010 American, Caribbean Informal 0.0 mi. SE
The Great Room (758) 456-8000 Caribbean, Contemporary Fine Dining 0.1 mi. E
Dasheene Restaurant and Bar (758) 459-6623 Caribbean, Eclectic, International Informal 0.8 mi. ENE
Boucan (758) 572-9600 International Informal 1.0 mi. ENE
The Mango Tree (758) 459-7037 Caribbean, International, Vegetarian Informal 1.1 mi. N
Martha's Tables (758) 459-7270 Creole Informal 1.2 mi. N
Jardin Cacao (758) 459-7545 Caribbean Very Casual 1.2 mi. SE
Cocoa Pod (758) 459-7545 Caribbean Very Casual 1.2 mi. SE
Morne Coubaril Estate (758) 459-7340 Caribbean Very Casual 1.3 mi. N
Water Front De Belle View -- Creole Very Casual 1.7 mi. N
Steve's Place (758) 459-5048 -- -- -- --
The Bamboo Resaurant (758) 459-7171 Caribbean Very Casual -- --

Other Beaches

Saint Lucia has many beaches, so perhaps you can explore more than one.

Another location you might enjoy is Roseau Bay, which is home to plenty of activity. It is located nine miles to the north. Marigot Beach offers the perfect pitstop for boatsmen, as well as for vacationers who want to experience this amazing beach. However, if you're looking to enjoy a quieter scene, Soufriere Beach is an area which doesn't host as many visitors. It is located just a little ways away.

Another option worth considering is Anse Chastanet, located only a short distance away. You wont be able to resist the charming allure of the Anse Chastanet beach.

There's plenty to see and do on St. Lucia, and Jalouise offers just one way to spend time outdoors.

 

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