The main attractions at Champagne Beach are the excellent opportunities for diving amd snorkeling. The Champagne reef is located just offshore, housing an array of vibrant sea life such as giant crabs and lobsters. Other fascinating aquatic life like seahorses and frogfish are also prevelant in these waters.

Located on the southern side of the island of Dominica, close to Scotts Head Village, You should consider stopping by even if you aren't staying particularly close by. Do you dream of finding a beach tucked into an untouched part of town? Many visitors seek a beach that isn't crowded into a major metropolitan area; beautiful but out-of-the-way beaches like Champagne allow you much more room to spread out and feel comfortable.

How to Access The Beach
It is not difficult to get to this beach. It's off of Loubiere Road, which runs south along the western coast out of Roseau, where it's called Victoria St.

Amenities and Ambiance

Champagne Beach is full of sunshine and great spots for snorkeling and scuba diving. But take heed, this beach isn't ideal for a barefoot stroll because of the small pebbles scattered along this volcanic shore. Palm trees hide this beach from the nearby road.

The concession stand located here is another lunchtime alternative. You may also have the option to order some food from one of the mobile vendors who typically set up shop here.

Unfortunately, you won't find any public restrooms along this coastline, though you may be able to use the facilities at a nearby business. Champagne Beach is located in SoufriaA(c)re, and is a unique bubbling beach with a diverse and captivating marine park, as well as a whale watching area.

What's Nearby


This spot is on Dominica's South coast; it's located near attractions like Waitukubuli Trail: Soufriere to Bellevue Chopin, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.

If you're intrigued by Dominica's history, there are nearby attractions where you can learn about their culture and traditions. One of the nearest historical attractions is Anglican Cemetery, which is three and a half miles away.

If you can't wait to see as many of Dominica's attractions as possible, this beach isn't far from any of the items in the following table.

Activities and Attractions Near Champagne
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Waitukubuli Trail: Soufriere to Bellevue Chopin Hiking Trail 2.0 mi. E Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: Scotts Head to Soufriere Hiking Trail 2.2 mi. S Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: Bellevue Chopin to Wotten Waven Hiking Trail 2.5 mi. NE Dominica
Ras Greg Studio Art Gallery 3.3 mi. N Dominica
Anglican Cemetery Historical Site 3.5 mi. N Dominica
Talipot Gallery Art Gallery 3.5 mi. N Dominica
Government Cemetery Historical Site 3.6 mi. N Dominica
St. George's Anglican Church Historical Site 3.6 mi. N Dominica
The State House Historical Site 3.6 mi. N Dominica
Government House Historical Site 3.6 mi. N Dominica
Dominica Tourist Information Center Tourist Information Service 3.6 mi. N Dominica
Dominica Museum Museum 3.7 mi. N Dominica

Cities and Towns

Champagne is near Roseau, so you can explore the city after your visit to the beach. Roseau is the closest city and is in an area with interesting things to do and see, but isn't as sprawling and crowded as some other areas. From the beach, Roseau is a fairly short distance away, roughly four miles (six and a half kilometers).


The popularity of this spot on any given day can vary, depending on everything from the time of day to how many people have booked rooms nearby. There are not many major hotels nearby, but it can appeal to guests staying at smaller accommodations in the area.

Beach-goers seeking a hotel room close to the beach won't find it that tough, as there is no shortage of hotels and resorts to choose from close-by. Find the closest, most convenient hotel booking options by viewing those listed in the table that follows.

Accommodations near Champagne
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Soufriere Springs Guesthouse 1.3 mi. SE Guest house
Anchorage Hotel and Dive Centre 2.8 mi. N Hotel
Castle Comfort Lodge 2.8 mi. N Guest house
Evergreen Hotel 2.8 mi. N Hotel
Fort Young Hotel 3.6 mi. N Hotel
Garraway Hotel 3.6 mi. N Hotel
La Flamboyant Hotel 3.7 mi. N Hotel
Bon Mache -- -- Guest house
Sutton Place Hotel 3.8 mi. N Hotel
Madinina Lodgings 3.9 mi. N Guest house


One of the tastiest ways to compliment a balmy beach afternoon is to walk to a nearby restaurant, where you'll be able to dive into Dominica's specialty dishes, without going too far from the coast. One of the closest places to eat is Melvina's Champagne Bar and Restaurant. Melvina's Champagne Bar and Restaurant is known for serving seafood.

The table below lists restaurants closest to this beach.

Restaurants near Champagne
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Melvina's Champagne Bar and Restaurant (767) 440-5480 Bar and grill Very Casual 0.1 mi. N
Fish Pot -- -- Very Casual -- --
Rodney's Wellness Restaurant (767) 245-4725 Caribbean, International Informal -- --
Tony's Eatery Bar Cafe (767) 440-3380 -- -- -- --
Chez Wen (767) 448-6668 Creole -- 2.3 mi. S
Roger's Bar and Restaurant (767) 448-7851 Creole Very Casual 2.3 mi. S
Zam Zam Cafe (767) 440-7969 International, Mexican Very Casual 2.7 mi. N
Ocean Terrace (767) 448-2638 Creole, International Informal 2.8 mi. N
Sea Surge Restaurant & Bar (767) 448-3288 Caribbean, Contemporary Fine Dining 2.8 mi. N
Sugar Apple Cafe (767) 448-8839 Caribbean Informal -- --
Shakes -- -- -- 3.3 mi. N
All Nations Bar and Restaurant -- Creole, International Very Casual 3.3 mi. N

Other Beaches

Dominica has many beaches, so if Champagne doesn't sound like your type of scene, you have options.

If you like the ambiance at this beach, you might also like Pointe Michel, situated within a mile or so. But, if you're interested in a more active beach, you might like Petite Beach. You'll find it seven miles to the east.

You might also want to visit Soufriere Bay Beach, located only a short distance away. Soufriere Bay Beach is ideal for vacationers who enjoy sightseeing and watersports.

Of course, there are lots of other things to do and see on Dominica; then again, a trip to Champagne could end up a family favorite.


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