Delices Beach

Delices Beach is on Dominica's eastern coast. It boasts beautiful mountain and ocean views and fantastic ocean sprays.

Located on the island of Dominica, 1.0 mile southeast of Delices, You might want to drop by whether or not you are staying particularly close by. When you need to spend the afternoon away from tourist-filled hotspots, you should consider visiting Delices Beach.

How to Access The Beach
Close to Victoria Falls and the village of Delices, this is an easy beach to access. Just take Petit Savane Drive out out Delices. It will head south and then east towards the coast. The best part of the beach to visit it where the white river joins the sea. It offers views of the cape beneath Pointe Mulatre Bay.

Amenities and Ambiance

With a wide rocky shoreline and choppy, splashing waters, this beach, like much of Dominica, is about basking in the wonder of your surroundings. The mountains surrounding the area are magnificently green and alive. The ocean here sprays up in spurts when it meets the rocky shore.

Please note that public restrooms are not available, so those of you traveling with small children may want to consider another spot.

What's Nearby

Attractions

Visitors will find this beach on Dominica's South East coast. It is near some interesting sites like Glasse Trail, which is one of a few local attractions.

If you want to mix culture with your visit to the beach, you should consider a trip to Museum of Rum, one of the closest museums, so it would be an easy side trip to take after the beach.

Beaches are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The following chart includes some other attractions close-by.

Activities and Attractions Near Delices Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Glasse Trail Hiking Trail 2.0 N Dominica
Valley of Desolation Hiking Trail 4.0 NW Dominica
Museum of Rum Museum 4.5 N Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: Bellevue Chopin to Wotten Waven Hiking Trail 6.0 W Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: Wotten Waven to Pont Casse Hiking Trail 6.4 NW Dominica

Cities and Towns

Delices Beach is close to Roseau, so a trip into the city is a definite option. Roseau is nearby and is not lacking in exploration opportunities, yet also not overflowing with buildings. From the beach, Roseau is about nine miles (14 kilometers) away.

Hotels

Whether or not you encounter many other people will depend on many factors, including the capacity of nearby hotels. Delices Beach is not located near many major hotels, but it's often visited by visitors from smaller lodgings in the area.

Since the beach is in a fairly popular tourist destination, it shouldn't be that tough to find a hotel close-by that suits your needs. If you and your party are looking to find a place that's on or near the beach, the following table shows the closest accommodations to Delices Beach.

Accommodations near Delices Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Riversong Cottages 0.4 W Guest house
Zandoli Inn 3.3 SW Hotel
Citrus Creek Plantation 3.8 N Lodge

Food

While this location isn't located in the culinary epicenter of the area, you can still find some interesting eateries, particularly if you're prepared to venture a little farther away. One of the nearest restaurants is Jungle Pavilion Restaurant, which is just a short distance away.

The table below lists dining options near this beach.

Restaurants near Delices Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Jungle Pavilion Restaurant (767) 446-1789 Caribbean, Contemporary, Vegan Informal 0.3 mi. SW
Zandoli Dining Room (767) 446-3161 Caribbean, Fusion Informal 3.3 mi. SW
Riverside Cafe (767) 446-1234 Caribbean, French -- 3.8 mi. N

Other Beaches

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

Travelers who like this beach might also enjoy Berekua Beach, situated a quick car or cab ride away. On the other hand, Petite Beach could provide more action, and is closer to other tourist hot-spots. It's located two miles to the south-southwest.

Vacationers may also want to visit Fond St Jean, which is located three miles away.

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

 

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