Antrizle Beach

On Dominica's eastern shore, Antrizle Beach is long and quiet. It's a known spot for a good swim, but there isn't great diving or snorkeling here.

Located near the middle of the island of Dominica, Antrizle Beach is on the North East coast of the island, You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying in the vicinity. It's often said that Antrizle Beach is the ideal location for getting away from vacation stresses, like overly crowded restaurants and attractions. Many of the other beaches you'll come across on Dominica may be just as pretty, but are usually busier because they border some of the area's most popular resorts.

How to Access The Beach
Like most of Dominica's shoreline, a nearby road offers easy access to this beach. There is no trouble with public access or parking. Just find a spot along the road and head on over to the shore.

Amenities and Ambiance

Though cut in from the Caribbean sea, Antrizle Beach can still have a strong current. It's a long beach, with patches of gray sand and no development. you could take a long walk on this beach and enjoy the pulse of the waves or watch local fishermen come in from the channel.

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

What's Nearby

Attractions

The beach is wonderful, but the surrounding area has a lot to offer, too. Look for it on Dominica's North East coast. It is close to Waitukubuli Trail: Hatten Garden to First Camp, which is among the favorite local destinations.

If you want to learn more about the history of Dominica, there are lots of sites which offer a historic look at the nation. One of the nearest historical attractions is Fort Shirley, which is 14 miles to the west-northwest.

Beaches are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are nearby.

Activities and Attractions Near Antrizle Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Waitukubuli Trail: Hatten Garden to First Camp Hiking Trail 0.6 WSW Dominica
Kalinago Cultural Village Museum 2.0 SE Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: First Camp to Petite Macoucherie Hiking Trail 4.2 W Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: Castle Bruce to Hatten Garden Hiking Trail 4.7 S Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: Petite Macoucherie to Colihait Heights Hiking Trail 6.3 WSW Dominica

Cities and Towns

Antrizle Beach is near Marigot, so travelers staying in town won't have far to go. Marigot is the closest city and is a region with interesting things to do, yet is never overly congested. From the beach, Marigot isn't far off, roughly one and a quarter miles (two kilometers).

Hotels

How many other people you encounter at Antrizle Beach will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. There aren't many large hotels nearby, but it's sometimes enjoyed by visitors staying at some of the area's smaller options.

Since the beach is situated in a fairly popular tourist area, it usually isn't all that tough to find the kind of hotel you're looking for nearby. For vacationers hoping to get a place that's near the beach, the table that follows shows the closest accommodation options to Antrizle Beach.

Accommodations near Antrizle Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Pagua Bay House 0.8 mi. N Cottages
Hibiscus Valley Inn 1.1 mi. S Lodge
Serenity Lodges Dominica 1.2 mi. S Lodge
Roots Jungle Retreat 1.4 mi. S B & B
River Rush Retreat 1.5 mi. S Lodge
Silks 1.6 mi. W Hotel
Coffeeriver Cottages 1.8 mi. NW Cottages
Faith Cottages 2.0 mi. NW Cottages
Natural Vibes Farm Cottages 4.0 mi. SSE Lodge
Beau Rive 4.9 mi. SSE Lodge

Food

A hot day at the beach will have you craving more than just a cocktail; no beach day is complete until you enjoy a meal at a local restaurant, where you'll be able to try foods you've never heard of before, without having to go far. One of the nearest restaurants is Pagua Bay Bar & Grill. This restaurant offers both American and Caribbean menu items. They're perhaps most famous, though, for their seafood and tacos. You could take a cab or probably walk to this restaurant as it's just a short distance away.

The table below lists nearby restaurant options.

Restaurants near Antrizle Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Pagua Bay Bar & Grill (767) 445-8888 American, Caribbean, Fusion Informal 0.8 mi. N
Hibiscus Valley Restaurant (767) 445-8195 Caribbean Very Casual 1.1 mi. S
The J's Spot (767) 245-4904 Bar and grill Very Casual 1.2 mi. NNW
Genesis Restaurant (767) 445-7725 Grill Very Casual 1.5 mi. NNW
Tickles -- Caribbean -- 1.6 mi. NNW
Kalinago Village Cafe (767) 445-7979 Creole Very Casual 2.0 mi. SE
Randy's Restaurant (767) 315-7474 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Beau Rive Restaurant (767) 445-8992 Caribbean Informal 4.9 mi. SSE

Other Beaches

Visitors looking for a beach that's right for them will have plenty of other choices on Dominica besides Antrizle Beach.

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Sandy Bay Beach, found just a little ways away. Still, if you're searching for something a little more active, you might enjoy people watching at Londonderry Bay Beach. It's located three miles to the north-northwest.

Another location you may want to try is Middle Bay, which is located only a short distance away.

Dominica has some unforgettable natural wonders to explore, and Antrizle Beach is just one of many incredible attractions you can choose from.

 

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