Berekua Beach

Berekua Beach is the coastline that runs alongside a culturally authentic village of the same name, where you can find dance, music and art which reflect the cultural heritage of Dominica. Flanked by mountain ranges ranges, there are a lot of interesting and visually stunning places to explore around this stretch of coast.

Located on the southern side of the island of Dominica, 0.4 miles east of Berekua, You might want regardless of whether you are staying in the immediate vicinity. The area around the beach is somewhat congested, but as is occasionally the case, this should not suggest that the beach itself will be overcrowded. Rather, you will generally find yourself with plenty of room to stretch out.

How to Access The Beach
On the southside of the island, Berekua Beach is very accessible by car, just head right through the village of Berekua, enjoying the local scene, until you see the coast.

Amenities and Ambiance

Berekua Beach has a thin strip of gray sand lapped by clear, blue waters. It's a popular beach with the locals and is near a culturally authentic town.

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, which is something to consider if you plan to spend a full day in the sun.

What's Nearby

Attractions

This pleasant stretch of sand known as Berekua Beach is on Dominica's South coast. It's located near Waitukubuli Trail: Soufriere to Bellevue Chopin, which is one of a few area's attractions.

Historical attractions like Anglican Cemetery provide a nice compliment to the scenery of Berekua Beach, and allow visitors to learn more about Dominica, without venturing too far from the coast. In fact, this shore will be found six miles from this place of historical significance.

Being able to choose from some activities besides the beach will ensure you won't run out of things to do. Attractions close to this beach can be found in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Berekua Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Waitukubuli Trail: Soufriere to Bellevue Chopin Hiking Trail 2.1 W Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: Bellevue Chopin to Wotten Waven Hiking Trail 2.9 NW Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: Scotts Head to Soufriere Hiking Trail 4.0 WSW Dominica
Valley of Desolation Hiking Trail 5.4 N Dominica
Ras Greg Studio Art Gallery 5.9 NW Dominica

Cities and Towns

Berekua Beach is near Roseau, so a trip into the city is a definite option. Nearby, you'll find the city of Roseau, which is noted for its balance between seclusion and urbanization. From Berekua Beach, Roseau is found maybe six and a half miles (ten and a half kilometers) away.

Hotels

Whether this spot is full of bodies or practically empty will depend on how many hotel guests decide to make the trip as well. The area is not home to many major hotels, but it's often visited by visitors from smaller lodgings in the area.

Since the beach is located in a relatively popular tourist area, it is not usually very difficult to find just the right type of hotel nearby. For vacationers hoping to find a place that's on or near the ocean, the table below lists the options closest to Berekua Beach.

Accommodations near Berekua Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Zandoli Inn 1.5 E Hotel
Exotica 1.9 N Lodge
Soufriere Springs Guesthouse 2.9 W Guest house

Food

A trip to the beach isn't complete until you dine at a local restaurant, where you'll be able to get a taste of the local fare, within a reachable distance. One of the nearest places to eat is Zandoli Dining Room. The restaurant has both Caribbean and Fusion menu items. Visitors often rave about their chicken and seafood.

Nearby dining options are provided in the following table.

Restaurants near Berekua Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Zandoli Dining Room (767) 446-3161 Caribbean, Fusion Informal 1.5 mi. E
Rodney's Wellness Restaurant (767) 245-4725 Caribbean, International Informal -- --
Tony's Eatery Bar Cafe (767) 440-3380 -- -- -- --
Sugar Apple Cafe (767) 448-8839 Caribbean Informal -- --
Melvina's Champagne Bar and Restaurant (767) 440-5480 Bar and grill Very Casual 4.1 mi. W
Chez Wen (767) 448-6668 Creole -- 4.1 mi. WSW
Roger's Bar and Restaurant (767) 448-7851 Creole Very Casual 4.2 mi. WSW
Jungle Pavilion Restaurant (767) 446-1789 Caribbean, Contemporary, Vegan Informal 4.2 mi. NE
Fish Pot -- -- Very Casual -- --

Other Beaches

Visitors in search of the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides Berekua Beach.

If the vibrant atmosphere of Berekua Beach has you wanting more of the same, think about heading to Petite Beach, another location where you'll find fun and action. You'll find it three miles to the east. If it's a bit of peace and quiet you're after, Scotts Head North Beach is an area secluded from lots of tourists and buildings. You'll find it a short taxi ride away.

You may also enjoy Dubuc Beach, located within a short distance.

You may find that Berekua Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; if so, Dominica offers a variety of beaches for travelers who wish to try elsewhere.

 

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