Calibishie Beach

Photo credit: © Jean & Nathalie

The main beach of the Calibishie area, Calibishie Beach is lined with villas, shops, and people ready to relax. All this creates a fun mix of the more tourist oriented beaches of the south, and the calm quiet beaches of the north; a great beach on its own and an even better compromise.

Situated near the middle of Calibishie, Calibishie Beach is on the North coast of Dominica. You might think about stopping by even if you are not staying particularly close by. Beaches on Dominica are often though of as hidden gems with potential for deep relaxation. Though some travelers can't wait to enjoy these secret spots, others need the kind of activity and variety you'll find at Calibishie Beach.

How to Access The Beach
All you have to do to get to the beach is head to Calibishie. Once in the town just head north, the beach takes up the entire coast.

Amenities and Ambiance

With everything going on at Calibishie Beach, the beach can get a little crowded, especially considering that palm trees and buildings have already taken most of the space.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business.

Since Calibishie Beach happens to be found inside a commonly visited area, many try to show up early.

What's Nearby


Positioned on Dominica's North coast. Nearby you'll find accommodations like Veranda View, that can be found not very far away. Tourists could take a cab or probably walk to this property, one of the most conveniently located lodging options accessible from Calibishie Beach, despite the lack of other popular spots you can drive to.

Cities and Towns

The nearby town of Calibishie is noted for its balance between seclusion and urbanization. From the coast, Calibishie is a fairly short distance away, roughly about a hundred yards (a couple hundred meters).


The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, depending on time of day, season, and how full nearby hotel rooms are. This spot is not near many large hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

There is a decent range of hotels to pick from in the area surrounding the beach. The closest of which can be seen in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Calibishie Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Veranda View 0.2 mi. W Guest house
Calibishie Lodges Hotel 0.2 mi. E Hotel
Jacoway Inn 0.4 mi. SE B & B
Bayview Lodges 0.4 mi. SW Hotel
Wind Blow Estate 0.8 mi. WSW Hotel
Sea Cliff Cottages 0.8 mi. E Cottages
Calibishie Cove 0.9 mi. E Hotel


If the heat at the beach has you craving a cool cocktail and a bite to eat, you'll have plenty of places to dine, without having to go too far. One of the nearest places to eat is Coral Reef Restaurant. The restaurant features Caribbean cuisine. They also specialize in barbecue and seafood.

Nearby dining options are listed in the following table.

Restaurants near Calibishie Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Coral Reef Restaurant (767) 445-7432 Caribbean -- -- --
Veranda View Restaurant (767) 445-8900 International -- 0.2 mi. W
Bamboo Restaurant (767) 445-8537 Caribbean, International Informal 0.2 mi. E
Warrow's Seaside Restaurant (767) 285-7100 Creole, Vegetarian -- 0.3 mi. W
Atlantic View Restaurant (767) 277-0893 Creole Very Casual 0.5 mi. W
Domcan's Cafe (767) 445-7794 American, Caribbean, International Very Casual -- --
Randy's Restaurant (767) 315-7474 Caribbean Very Casual -- --

Other Beaches

Travelers in search of the perfect beach on Dominica will have lots of options besides Calibishie Beach.

If the active mood at Calibishie Beach has you wanting more of the same, consider also visiting Hampstead Beach, another destination with a good amount of excitement. It is located less than a mile to the west. The enchanting Hampstead Beach is considered by some to be one of Dominica's nicest beaches If you're looking for something a little more private, Hodges Beach may be a good choice. You'll find it not far off the beach at all.

Another location you may want to try is Anse du Mai, located within a short distance.

While Dominica has many alluring attractions, visiting Calibishie Beach or the other beautiful beaches in the area can make your time on Dominica even more memorable.


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