Mermaid's Secret

In a lush rainforest on Dominica nearby three rivers sits Mermaid's Secret, a three acre property with cabins and yurts that brings a whole new -- more posh -- feel to camping.

Those hoping to stay active should find exactly what they're looking for at these all-inclusive cottages, as they will enjoy access to a diverse range of recreational activities.

Located near the middle of the island of Dominica, 0.9 miles north of Grand Fond, Mermaid's Secret, an all-inclusive property, happily welcomes guests who are interested in staying on this beautiful island. It is 8.7 miles northeast of the center of Roseau.


Not you ordinary tents, Mermaid's Secret's two Yurts are anything but rustic. The Luxury style "tents" are the size of rooms, and come with hardwood floors and full-sized beds. Other amenities include a barbecue grill, shower facilities, a communal toilet, and camping stoves. There are also two cabins and space for the casual camper with traditional tents.

Mermaid's Secret has a total of just 4 units. Hence, it's a nice choice for visitors who like a unique and personalized atmosphere. Considering its overall quality, we have given these cottages a rating of two and a half stars.

An overview of the in-room features and amenities offered by Mermaid's Secret is provided below.

  • Toilet
  • Private Bath
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Terrace
  • Single Bed
  • Queen Bed
  • Kitchen

Call ahead if you require certain amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

The property features a large wooden deck set among the trees on the river bank which is where the bar and eating area is located. Down by the river, guests will find a natural pool that is great for cooling off during a hot day of hiking and exploring.

Set riverside, Mermaid's Tale Bar gives guests a chance to unwind with local beers, rums, bush teas, and juices.

To see general amenities on the property, take a look at the list below:

  • Outdoor Parking
  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

To make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available, it's suggested that you call the front desk because these details are often in flux. Visit this page to navigate to an in-depth discussion about the types of recreation and activities available at Mermaid's Secret.


Although each unit is self catering, Mermaid's Secret offers numerous additional dining services including pot luck meals at the Mermaid's Tale Bar, frozen "ready meals" for you to cook at your camp site, and grocery packs delivered to your site for you to use to prepare your own meals. Each of these must be ordered in advance.

Another important thing to consider when choosing where to book your trip are the local dining establishments you'll be able to enjoy in the surrounding area. Guests here will find a small handful of restaurants in the vicinity. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.


You will find many interesting sites and attractions close to Mermaid's Secret. The nearest include Spanny's Twin Falls, Soltoun Falls, and Waitukubuli Trail: Pont Casse to Castle Bruce. If you're like many travelers who come to enjoy Dominica's coast, your vacation wouldn't be complete without a few hours at the beach. One of the nearest beaches is Rosalie Bay Beach, which is only a short hike off from the cottages.

The cottages are located near Roseau, a nice destination for sightseers to learn about and explore Dominica.

For additional information about what's in the area of Mermaid's Secret, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Roseau, Dominica

Phone: (767) 446-2147

Secondary Phone: (767) 295-6299



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