Splash Island Water Park, the Caribbean's first
open-water sports park, is set to open in August in front of the Bay Gardens
Beach Resort & Spa on Reduit Beach in Rodney Bay Village on St. Lucia's
Splash Island is an inflatable, modular
water park manufactured by Wibit Sports, a German company
that has produced more than 200 commercial water parks in 60 countries.
The floating playground will include a
trampoline, climbing wall, monkey bars, a swing, a slide, hurdles and water
volleyball. The park will be open daily and staffed by a team of certified
All users of the park must be six years of age
and older and will be required to wear life vests.
Tickets start at $10 for an hourly pass up to $50
for a full-day, nine-hour pass.
A half-day pass (4.5 hours) with lunch and drink
is $50; a full-day pass with lunch, snack, two drinks and the use of a beach
chair is $80.