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Glistening Waters

Luminous Lagoon, Falmouth, Jamaica
+1 876-954-3229
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good24%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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10:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Caribbean, Jamaican, Seafood
$$ - $$$
Luminous Lagoon, Falmouth, Jamaica
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our kids (10-19) LOVED this and so did the adults. You don't have to swim but it is a surreal experience. As you move your body, you disturb the bacteria and they glow (imagine a glow stick in the water).

Thank jandy23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went by boat to see this site you can only see the waters at night once you disturb the waters, everything come to light

Thank Gabriele R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The glistening waters are a very nice experience. I will suggest to first understand what really makes the water glow, suggest to google it. People may think is the water itself but it is rather microorganism that are in the water where sea and fresh...More

Thank Emilio P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You have the opportunity to jump in and swim around. It isn't very deep. The water was absolutely gorgeous when illuminated!

Thank tamarad852017
Reviewed June 12, 2017

After a short transfer from our hotel, we took the boat ride out into the waters. This was a pretty unique experience. As others mentioned, the bottom of the water you stand in is very mushy, pudding-like. It is crazy how the water lights up...More

Thank papilliontraveler
Reviewed May 25, 2017

This was definitely a once in a life time experience. Jumping into murky pitch black water to see it light up. Staff was nice and friendly. Boat trip out is maybe 10mins, you swim for about 30mins and then return for a free drink of...More

Thank splibby
Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

I was Extremely impressed with the ambience ,food was amazing and was well looked after by the staff,try the escobich fried fish with rice and peas washed down with a glass of very tasty fruit punch made with ripe bananas and strawberries

Thank Jacqueline H
Reviewed May 11, 2017

great night tours. Can only been seen after sunset and when there is no threat of rain. We were able to get off the boat and into the water.It was a little nerve racking jumping into a body of water when its pitch black at...More

Thank sassyShanna
Reviewed May 8, 2017

All meals were great. Would recommend less waiting time. We visited the hotel nearby for a quick site inspection.

Thank CurryGoatMan
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Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

This seems like a very cool thing to see while in Jamaica, however the effects are not as spectacular as one would hope. It does glow, and certainly is not something you can experience many places in the world, but it is underwhelming. You are...More

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October 25, 2016|
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Response from BZTMAN | Reviewed this property |
The cab fare from Negril will be close to US$150.00 to glistening waters and will take at least one and a half hours each way. cheaper to get a group together an share cost for a minibus and go as a group.
Patricia C
June 29, 2016|
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Response from Clint D | Reviewed this property |
The Glistening Waters I was reviewing is in Jamaica. Not sure of Cancun
Kimberley W
January 17, 2015|
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Response from Dorrett G | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there is a tennis court, well i've never noticed one. This is great location to eat and enjoy beautiful luminescent sea views. Great location for parties.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Scenic view, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Luminous Lagoon, Falmouth, Jamaica
  • Location: Caribbean  >  Jamaica  >  Trelawny Parish  >  Falmouth
  • Phone Number: +1 876-954-3229
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