What's Close to Hiker's Retreat

Nearby Beaches

Arguably some of the best places of interest in all of Dominica are the beautiful stretches of shoreline. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.

Each of the access points on Dominica are appreciated for different reasons; even subtle differences could make a difference in which beach you choose to visit. To see those available near Hiker's Retreat, see the following table. Click the names below to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Hiker's Retreat
Beach Distance Direction Location
Wavine Cyrique Beach -- -- Rosalie
Rosalie Bay Beach 0.9 E Rosalie
Bord L'Mer -- -- 9.5 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
La Plaine Beach 1.8 SE 9.4 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Castle Bruce Beach 4.5 N Castle Bruce

The most convenient option is Wavine Cyrique Beach. Because this beach is a moderate distance away, your group won't have to travel far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. Tucked away between cliffs and forests, Wavine Cyrique Beach requires a hike and some luck to find it, making it absolutely shrouded in privacy.

Nearby Areas

Visiting a town or community neighboring your lodge can help diversify your itinerary, whether you're browsing a beautiful natural setting, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Hiker's Retreat is located on the island of Dominica, near Grand Fond; it's to the east-northeast of Roseau.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to Hiker's Retreat:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Rosalie 0.6 E
Morne Jaune 0.9 S
Grand Fond 1.0 SW
Petite Soufriere 1.6 NNE
La Plaine 2.8 SSE
Good Hope 3.0 N
Castle Bruce 5.0 N
Laudat 5.1 WSW
Pont Casse 5.5 W
Delices 5.6 S

Nearby Attractions

Central Forest Reserve

Hiker's Retreat makes for a wonderful spot for active tourists. There are numerous activities to be discovered when exploring near this lodging. You will soon notice that this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as Spanny's Twin Falls, Soltoun Falls, and Waitukubuli Trail: Pont Casse to Castle Bruce. The nearest attraction of the three is Spanny's Twin Falls.

If these attractions don't interest you, you'll find a number of other choices nearby; the closest to this property are named in the following table.

Attractions Near Hiker's Retreat
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Spanny's Twin Falls Waterfall 6.4 WNW 5.0 mi. East of Mero
Soltoun Falls Waterfall 6.3 NW 5.9 mi. East of Mero
Waitukubuli Trail: Pont Casse to Castle Bruce Hiking Trail -- -- Pont Casse
Waitukubuli Trail: Petite Macoucherie to Colihait Heights Hiking Trail -- -- 6.0 mi. East-Northeast of Salisbury
Central Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 5.4 NNW 6.5 mi. South of Marigot
Atrium Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- 3.4 mi. North-Northeast of Roseau
Freshwater Lake Hiking Trail Hiking Trail -- -- 5.3 mi. Northeast of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: Colihaut Heights to Syndicate Hiking Trail -- -- 5.5 mi. Northeast of Salisbury
Middleham Falls Waterfall 5.5 WSW 3.8 mi. Northeast of Roseau
Northern Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 11.1 NNW 4.3 mi. West-Southwest of Marigot
Morne Trois Pitons Hiking Trail Hiking Trail -- -- 6.4 mi. Northeast of Roseau
Rainforest Aerial Tram Cable Car -- -- Laudat
Middleham Falls Hiking Trails Hiking Trail -- -- 2.1 mi. Northeast of Roseau
Fond Morgan Waterfall Waterfall -- -- 8.7 mi. Northeast of Roseau
Old Mill Cultural Centre Museum -- -- Canefield
Papillote Tropical Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- 3.3 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Trafalgar Falls Waterfall 5.4 SW 3.7 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: First Camp to Petite Macoucherie Hiking Trail -- -- 3.8 mi. West of Marigot
Ti Tou Gorge Fall Waterfall 4.9 SW 4.3 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Milton Falls Waterfall 14.0 NW 4.8 mi. North of Salisbury
Chemin L'Etang Trail Hiking Trail 1.3 SW Grand Fond
Dernier Falls Waterfall 1.3 SW Grand Fond
Waitukubuli Trail: Castle Bruce to Hatten Garden Hiking Trail -- -- 6.0 mi. South of Marigot
Emerald Pool Waterfall Waterfall 0.4 WSW 8.7 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: Wotten Waven to Pont Casse Hiking Trail -- -- Wotten Waven
Three Basins Waterfall -- -- 9.0 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Ti Kwen Glo Cho Botanical Garden -- -- Wotten Waven
Natural Vibes Organic Farm Farm -- -- 5.3 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot
Mahaut Falls Waterfall 7.3 N 4.6 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot
Flocky's Twin Falls Waterfall -- -- Rosalie
Aba Ravine Cyrique Waterfall -- -- Rosalie
Coco Cascades Waterfall -- -- Rosalie
The Space Mountain Falls Waterfall -- -- Rosalie
Waitukubuli Trail: Hatten Garden to First Camp Hiking Trail -- -- 1.4 mi. South of Marigot
Centipede Trail Hiking Trail 8.4 N 3.8 mi. Southeast of Marigot
Valley of Desolation Hiking Trail 4.1 SW 5.9 mi. East of Roseau
Taberi Falls Waterfall -- -- 8.6 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Lindo Park Park 9.2 WSW Roseau
Morne Trois Pitons National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.9 SSW 6.3 mi. East of Roseau
Kalinago Cultural Village Museum -- -- 3.2 mi. Southeast of Marigot
Isulukati Waterfall Waterfall 9.2 N 2.9 mi. Southeast of Marigot
The Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 9.2 SW Roseau
Windsor Park Park 9.3 SW Roseau
Canal River Hiking Trail Hiking Trail 11.7 N 0.9 mi. West of Marigot
Sari Sari Falls Waterfall 2.9 S 7.6 mi. East of Roseau
Parrot Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- Roseau
Jean Rhys House Historical Site -- -- Downtown Roseau
St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cathedral Historical Site 9.5 SW Downtown Roseau
Barracoon Building Historical Site -- -- Downtown Roseau
Cathedral of Our Lady of Fair Haven Historical Site 9.5 SW Downtown Roseau
The Methodist Church Historical Site 9.5 SW Downtown Roseau
Government Cemetery Historical Site 9.3 SW Roseau
Government House Historical Site 9.5 SW Downtown Roseau
The State House Historical Site 9.5 SW Downtown Roseau
Dominica Museum Museum 9.6 SW Downtown Roseau
Bolive Falls Waterfall -- -- 7.8 mi. East of Roseau
St. George's Anglican Church Historical Site 9.5 SW Downtown Roseau
Pebble's Park Park 9.6 SW Downtown Roseau
Anglican Cemetery Historical Site 9.4 SW Roseau
Boli Falls Waterfall -- -- 8.4 mi. East of Roseau
Newtown Savannah Park 9.5 SW Roseau
Citrus Creek Plantation Plantation -- -- 9.3 mi. East of Roseau
Museum of Rum Museum -- -- La Plaine
Loubiere Playing Field Park 9.6 SW Wall House
Waitukubuli Trail: Bellevue Chopin to Wotten Waven Hiking Trail -- -- Bellevue Chopin
Victoria Falls Waterfall 5.5 S 7.5 mi. East of Roseau
Glasse Trail Hiking Trail -- -- 9.1 mi. East of Roseau
River Jack Waterfall Waterfall 5.8 S 7.4 mi. East of Roseau
Dubac Falls Waterfall 8.3 SSW 6.3 mi. Southeast of Roseau
Dubique Falls Waterfall 8.5 SSW 6.3 mi. Southeast of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: Soufriere to Bellevue Chopin Hiking Trail -- -- 5.4 mi. Southeast of Roseau
Scott's Head Marine Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 5.7 mi. South of Roseau
Soufriere Scotts Head Marine Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.9 SW 6.3 mi. South of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: Scotts Head to Soufriere Hiking Trail -- -- Scotts Head Village

If you're on the lookout for an interesting place to visit, Spanny's Twin Falls may be just what you're looking for. These twin waterfalls empty into their own pools that let guests swim in the cold water. These are a nice, close by alternative to some of the other waterfalls that require hikes of several hours.

Nearby Accommodations

Learning about nearby accommodations is sometimes a good way to get a feel for the area. Although you'll only find a handful of other hotel and resort options in this part of Dominica, its quiet surroundings are what make it an excellent option for guests seeking a peaceful vacation destination. However, vacationers can still find more accommodations by heading out a few more miles. Have a look at the table below to find full details about the hotel booking options that are found in the area.

Accommodations near Hiker's Retreat
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
3 Rivers Eco Lodge -- -- Rosalie, Dominica
Mermaid's Secret 0.7 WNW 8.7 mi. Northeast of Roseau, Dominica
Rosalie Bay Nature Resort 0.8 E Rosalie, Dominica
Roxy's Mountain Lodge -- -- Laudat, Dominica
Domcan's Guest House -- -- Castle Bruce, Dominica
Papillote Wilderness Retreat -- -- Roseau Valley, Dominica
Beau Rive -- -- 6.1 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot, Dominica
Rainforest Shangri-La Resort -- -- Wotten Waven, Dominica
Riversong Cottages -- -- 8.4 mi. East of Roseau, Dominica
Kai Woshe 6.7 S 8.6 mi. East of Roseau, Dominica
 

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