What's Located Around Mermaid's Secret

Nearby Beaches

Some people's favorite tourist attractions in this region are their beaches. There are bound to be nearby beaches that you will enjoy.

Each of the access points along the coast of Dominica have their own unique features; even subtle differences could affect how much time you want to spend there, and what you need to bring. To see those available near Mermaid's Secret, see the following table. Click on the following names to view a detailed discussion:

Beaches Near Mermaid's Secret
Beach Distance Direction Location
Rosalie Bay Beach 1.5 E Rosalie
Wavine Cyrique Beach 1.6 ESE Rosalie
Bord L'Mer 2.1 SE 9.5 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
La Plaine Beach 2.4 SE 9.4 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Castle Bruce Beach 4.3 N Castle Bruce

The most convenient option is Rosalie Bay Beach. Because this beach can be found a mile and a half from the cottages, you really won't have to travel far to enjoy a beautiful shoreline. An Atlantic facing beach, Rosalie Bay often has a strong current, but there are shallow areas for wading. There are majestic views of the ocean here and you can enjoy them while you stretch out on the soft, wide stretch of sand this beach provides.

Nearby Areas

Guests who'd like some more information about the area's important features might want to find out how far—or near—the nearby town or city is from their location. Mermaid's Secret is located toward the center of the island of Dominica, 0.9 miles north of Grand Fond; it is eight and a half miles (14 kilometers) to the northeast of Roseau.

The areas that are closest to Mermaid's Secret are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Grand Fond 0.9 S
Rosalie 1.3 E
Morne Jaune 1.5 SE
Petite Soufriere 1.7 NE
Good Hope 3.0 NNE
La Plaine 3.4 SE
Laudat 4.7 SW
Pont Casse 4.7 W
Castle Bruce 4.8 N
Wotten Waven 5.7 SW

Nearby Attractions

Central Forest Reserve

Mermaid's Secret makes for a great place to stay for active vacationers. There are many active pursuits to be enjoyed when exploring near this accommodation. Yes, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, including 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.

To keep your entire group happy, you may need to browse several of this area's attractions, many of which are listed in the following table.

Attractions Near Mermaid's Secret
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Spanny's Twin Falls Waterfall 5.6 WNW 5.0 mi. East of Mero
Soltoun Falls Waterfall 5.6 NW 5.9 mi. East of Mero
Waitukubuli Trail: Pont Casse to Castle Bruce Hiking Trail 4.5 W Pont Casse
Waitukubuli Trail: Petite Macoucherie to Colihait Heights Hiking Trail 9.2 NW 6.0 mi. East-Northeast of Salisbury
Central Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.9 N 6.5 mi. South of Marigot
Atrium Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- 3.4 mi. North-Northeast of Roseau
Freshwater Lake Hiking Trail Hiking Trail 3.4 WSW 5.3 mi. Northeast of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: Colihaut Heights to Syndicate Hiking Trail 11.5 NW 5.5 mi. Northeast of Salisbury
Middleham Falls Waterfall 5.0 WSW 3.8 mi. Northeast of Roseau
Northern Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 10.6 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 4.7 SW 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 8.1 WSW Canefield
Papillote Tropical Gardens Botanical Garden 5.4 SW 3.3 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Trafalgar Falls Waterfall 5.1 SW 3.7 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: First Camp to Petite Macoucherie Hiking Trail 11.1 NNW 3.8 mi. West of Marigot
Ti Tou Gorge Fall Waterfall 4.5 SW 4.3 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Milton Falls Waterfall 13.3 NW 4.8 mi. North of Salisbury
Chemin L'Etang Trail Hiking Trail 1.2 S Grand Fond
Dernier Falls Waterfall 1.2 S Grand Fond
Waitukubuli Trail: Castle Bruce to Hatten Garden Hiking Trail 5.7 N 6.0 mi. South of Marigot
Emerald Pool Waterfall Waterfall 0.6 SE 8.7 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: Wotten Waven to Pont Casse Hiking Trail 5.5 SW 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 6.5 N 5.3 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot
Mahaut Falls Waterfall 7.1 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 10.0 N 1.4 mi. South of Marigot
Centipede Trail Hiking Trail 8.2 N 3.8 mi. Southeast of Marigot
Waitukubuli Trail: Syndicate to Borne Hiking Trail 14.5 NW 4.1 mi. Southeast of Portsmouth
Valley of Desolation Hiking Trail 4.1 SSW 5.9 mi. East of Roseau
Taberi Falls Waterfall 2.1 SSE 8.6 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Lindo Park Park 8.8 SW Roseau
Morne Trois Pitons National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.9 S 6.3 mi. East of Roseau
Kalinago Cultural Village Museum 8.8 N 3.2 mi. Southeast of Marigot
Isulukati Waterfall Waterfall 9.0 N 2.9 mi. Southeast of Marigot
The Botanical Gardens Botanical Garden 8.7 SW Roseau
Windsor Park Park 8.9 SW Roseau
Canal River Hiking Trail Hiking Trail 11.3 N 0.9 mi. West of Marigot
Sari Sari Falls Waterfall 3.2 S 7.6 mi. East of Roseau
Parrot Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.8 SW Roseau
Jean Rhys House Historical Site 9.0 SW Downtown Roseau
St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Cathedral Historical Site 9.1 SW Downtown Roseau
Barracoon Building Historical Site 9.3 SW Downtown Roseau
Cathedral of Our Lady of Fair Haven Historical Site 9.1 SW Downtown Roseau
The Methodist Church Historical Site 9.1 SW Downtown Roseau
Government Cemetery Historical Site 9.0 SW Roseau
Government House Historical Site 9.1 SW Downtown Roseau
The State House Historical Site 9.1 SW Downtown Roseau
Dominica Museum Museum 9.2 SW Downtown Roseau
Bolive Falls Waterfall 3.4 S 7.8 mi. East of Roseau
St. George's Anglican Church Historical Site 9.1 SW Downtown Roseau
Pebble's Park Park 9.2 SW Downtown Roseau
Anglican Cemetery Historical Site 9.0 SW Roseau
Boli Falls Waterfall -- -- 8.4 mi. East of Roseau
Newtown Savannah Park 9.1 SW Roseau
Citrus Creek Plantation Plantation 2.7 SE 9.3 mi. East of Roseau
Museum of Rum Museum 2.9 SE La Plaine
Loubiere Playing Field Park 9.3 SW Wall House
Waitukubuli Trail: Bellevue Chopin to Wotten Waven Hiking Trail 8.6 SW Bellevue Chopin
Victoria Falls Waterfall 5.7 S 7.5 mi. East of Roseau
Glasse Trail Hiking Trail 5.1 SSE 9.1 mi. East of Roseau
River Jack Waterfall Waterfall 6.0 S 7.4 mi. East of Roseau
Dubac Falls Waterfall 8.4 S 6.3 mi. Southeast of Roseau
Dubique Falls Waterfall 8.5 S 6.3 mi. Southeast of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: Soufriere to Bellevue Chopin Hiking Trail 10.4 SSW 5.4 mi. Southeast of Roseau
Scott's Head Marine Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.1 SW 5.7 mi. South of Roseau
Soufriere Scotts Head Marine Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.8 SW 6.3 mi. South of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: Scotts Head to Soufriere Hiking Trail 12.6 SSW Scotts Head Village

If you're searching for a chance to see something a little different, Spanny's Twin Falls might be a good choice. 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

When you're choosing where to book your stay, it can often be a good idea to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a better feel for the area. Although there are only a handful of other places to stay right around Mermaid's Secret, its quiet surroundings are what make it a perfect option for travelers looking for a secluded destination. Nevertheless, you can still locate more accommodations by heading a bit farther out. In order to find additional information on lodging options available nearby, view the table below.

Accommodations near Mermaid's Secret
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Hiker's Retreat 0.7 ESE 9.1 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau, Dominica
3 Rivers Eco Lodge 1.0 E Rosalie, Dominica
Rosalie Bay Nature Resort 1.5 E Rosalie, Dominica
Roxy's Mountain Lodge -- -- Laudat, Dominica
Domcan's Guest House 5.4 N Castle Bruce, Dominica
Papillote Wilderness Retreat 5.4 SW Roseau Valley, Dominica
Rainforest Shangri-La Resort -- -- Wotten Waven, Dominica
Beau Rive 5.8 N 6.1 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot, Dominica
Crescent Moon Cabins 6.3 W 3.9 mi. North of Roseau, Dominica
Natural Vibes Farm Cottages 6.5 N 5.3 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot, Dominica
 

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