Castle Bruce Beach

A popular beach among locals, Castle Bruce Beach generally serves the people of the Castle Bruce area. However, the long coast makes it perfectly fine for some additional guests.

Set on the southern outskirts of Castle Bruce, this beach is on the North East coast of Dominica. You should think about stopping by regardless of whether you're staying nearby. Do you dream of finding a beach tucked into an untouched part of town? Many visitors seek a beach that isn't lined with high-rise hotels; less popular beaches like Castle Bruce Beach let you escape people-watchers and rowdy beachgoers.

How to Access The Beach
The easiest way to reach the beach is to drive and park at Castle Bruce and then just walk West to Castle Bruce Beach.

Amenities and Ambiance

Located just feet from the main residential area of Castle Bruce, the beach does maintain some privacy by a line of trees blocking the road.

Unfortunately, public restrooms aren't available, so if you're visiting with small children you might want to consider a different location.

Castle Bruce Beach brings visitors an angelic and tranquil environment, in part because the surrounding region is free of city-life and traffic.

What's Nearby


Visitors will find this beach on the North East coast of Dominica; the area hosts attractions such as Waitukubuli Trail: Castle Bruce to Hatten Garden, which is one of the closest attractions.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of Dominica, many sites offer unique historical perspectives on the area. The nearest historical attraction is Government Cemetery, which is just a cab ride away from the beach.

Being able to choose from some activities besides the beach will ensure you won't run low on things to do. The attractions nearest to this beach are listed in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Castle Bruce Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Waitukubuli Trail: Castle Bruce to Hatten Garden Hiking Trail 1.4 N Dominica
Kalinago Cultural Village Museum 4.5 N Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: Hatten Garden to First Camp Hiking Trail 6.0 N Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: Pont Casse to Castle Bruce Hiking Trail 6.3 WSW Dominica
Museum of Rum Museum 6.4 S Dominica

Cities and Towns

Castle Bruce Beach is in the Marigot area, so a trip into the city is a definite option. Nearby, you'll find the city of Marigot, which is a region with interesting things to do, yet is never overly congested. From Castle Bruce Beach, Marigot is located roughly seven and a half miles (12 kilometers) away.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how many people have booked rooms nearby. There are not many major hotels nearby, but you may encounter guests from some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Because the beach is situated in a pretty popular vacation area, it shouldn't be all that tough to find exactly the kind of hotel you're looking for close-by. If you and your party are wanting to get a place that's on or near the beach, the following table shows the closest options to Castle Bruce Beach.

Accommodations near Castle Bruce Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Domcan's Guest House 1.1 mi. N Guest house
Beau Rive 1.5 mi. N Lodge
Natural Vibes Farm Cottages 2.2 mi. N Lodge
Rosalie Bay Nature Resort 4.3 mi. S Cottages
Mermaid's Secret 4.3 mi. S Cottages
3 Rivers Eco Lodge 4.4 mi. S Lodge
Hiker's Retreat 4.5 mi. S Lodge
Roots Jungle Retreat 4.9 mi. NNW B & B
Serenity Lodges Dominica 5.1 mi. N Lodge
Hibiscus Valley Inn 5.2 mi. N Lodge


Even after a restful afternoon at the beach, the day isn't truly complete until you dine at a nearby restaurant, where you'll be able to sample the local chefs' favorite dishes, without straying too far from your current location. One of the closest places to eat is Islet View Restaurant. The restaurant serves Creole food.

The table below provides a list of places to eat near this beach.

Restaurants near Castle Bruce Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Islet View Restaurant (767) 446-0370 Creole Very Casual 0.9 mi. N
Beau Rive Restaurant (767) 445-8992 Caribbean Informal 1.5 mi. N
Zamaan Restaurant (767) 446-1010 Creole Fine Dining 4.3 mi. S
Breadnut Restaurant and Bar (767) 446-1886 Caribbean, Eclectic Very Casual 4.4 mi. S
The Banana Leaf Restaurant (767) 225-1038 American, Cajun, Caribbean, Creole, Cuban, Latin American Informal 4.5 mi. SW
Kalinago Village Cafe (767) 445-7979 Creole Very Casual 4.5 mi. N
Patrick's Restaurant And Bar -- -- -- 4.8 mi. SW
Shian's Restaurant And Bar -- -- -- 4.9 mi. SW

Other Beaches

There are other beaches on Dominica you might like besides Castle Bruce Beach.

Another location you might enjoy is Sandy Bay Beach, located within cab range of the beach. But, if you're interested in a more active beach, you might find that Rosalie Bay Beach is just right. You'll find it four miles to the south.

Another location you may want to try is Middle Bay, located within the range of a taxi.

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


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