Mero Beach

Mero Beach is a popular weekend spot for locals and visitors. The beach boasts warm, calm waters for swimming and offers a nice stretch of sand for sunbathing.

Located near the heart of the island of Dominica, 0.6 miles south of St. Joseph, Mero Beach is on the South West edge of the island, You might think about stopping by regardless of whether you are staying very close. Those planning on making a stop at this beach can have a relaxing time without missing an opportunity to meet new people.

How to Access The Beach
This beach locale is north of Roseau, just take Leblanc Highway north. Don't get confused, it's not quite in the town of Mero, it's the southern shore of the neighboring town of St. Joseph.

Amenities and Ambiance

The gray and sandy Mero Beach is located on the west coast of Dominica. It has a nice long stretch of sand, a rarity for Dominica's rocky coastline.

The snack bar here is the ultimate convenience if you need a cold drink, or something to hold you over until dinner. If available, you could also order lunch from one of the local vendors who are generally found here.

For your convenience, restrooms are available at Mero Beach. You'll appreciate that showers are available, so you don't have to spend the rest of the afternoon covered in sand. Mero Beach is the ideal beach for the entire family. These kid-friendly shores are sure to be a hit on your next family vacation.

What's Nearby


You'll find this beach on the South West coast of Dominica. It is close to Old Mill Cultural Centre, which is one of the popular spots in the area.

If you're intrigued by Dominica's history, many sites offer unique historical perspectives on the area. One of the nearest historical attractions is Barracoon Building, which is one of the closest locations with historical significance in the area surrounding Mero Beach.

The beach is one type of attraction you can visit, but there's even more to see during your stay. The following table includes the closest attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near Mero Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Old Mill Cultural Centre Museum 5.0 SSE Dominica
Tiffany's Art Gallery Art Gallery 5.2 SSE Dominica
Atrium Valley Studio Art Gallery 5.3 SE Dominica
Waitukubuli Trail: Pont Casse to Castle Bruce Hiking Trail 5.8 E Dominica
Everybody's Art Gallery Art Gallery 7.0 SSE Dominica

Cities and Towns

Mero Beach is in the Mero area, so a trip into the city——for snacks, drinks, and other attractions——is a convenient option. Mero is the closest town to Mero Beach. It isn't a congested area, and it will be a nice day out for those who want to see more of the area.


The mood here——social and lively, or virtually empty—— will depend on if you visit during a popular season, which is often indicated by how busy the hotels are. There aren't many major hotels nearby, but it can appeal to guests staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Because this beach is located in a relatively touristed area, it typically isn't much of a challenge to find a hotel close-by that's to your taste. For vacationers hoping to find a place that's near the beach, the table that follows shows the closest accommodations to Mero Beach.

Accommodations near Mero Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Rachelle's Retreat 1.5 mi. N Guest house
The Tamarind Tree Hotel and Restaurant 2.4 mi. N Hotel
L&O Guest House 2.8 mi. SE Guest house
Sunset Bay Club Hotel 4.0 mi. NNW Resort
Crescent Moon Cabins 4.6 mi. SE Lodge
Home from Home 6.9 mi. SSE Hotel
St. James Guesthouse 6.9 mi. SSE Guest house
Narakiels Inn 7.0 mi. SSE Guest house
Roseau Valley Hotel -- -- Hotel
Madinina Lodgings 7.1 mi. SSE Guest house


If you're feeling hungry for a midday meal, this beach has you covered, and you won't have to look too far from the sea. One of the nearest restaurants is Green House Sports Bar And Grill.

The table below provides a list of nearby dining options.

Restaurants near Mero Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Green House Sports Bar And Grill (767) 449-7223 -- -- 1.4 mi. N
Romance Cafe (767) 449-7922 French Very Casual 1.4 mi. N
Double House Restaurant And Bar (767) 449-7873 -- -- 1.4 mi. N
Tamarind Tree Restaurant (767) 449-7395 Creole, International -- 2.4 mi. N
Chez La Doudou Cafe (767) 449-6575 Creole, French Very Casual 2.7 mi. N
L&O Restaurant (767) 449-1357 Creole Very Casual -- --
Lobster Palace (767) 446-6522 Belgian, Caribbean, Creole Informal 4.0 mi. NNW
Mam's Restaurant & Bar (767) 449-0892 -- -- 4.1 mi. SE

Other Beaches

Visitors looking for a beach that's right for them will have lots of choices besides Mero Beach.

Travelers may also want to consider Rodney Rock Beach, which is located less than a mile away.

Dominica has some unforgettable natural wonders to explore, and dropping by Mero Beach is just one way to appreciate a pretty afternoon.


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