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.

Positioned toward the center 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 want to drop by regardless of whether you are staying in the immediate vicinity. Travelers who make a stop at this beach can make the most of their relaxation time without having to wander too far from civilization.

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.

If you're suddenly hungry or thirsty, the concession stand at Mero Beach is the ultimate convenience. If available, you could also purchase food from one of the local vendors who typically set up at this spot.

Restrooms are available at Mero Beach. Showers are provided for visitors, so you can clean off the sand before hitting more attractions. 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


This beach is positioned on Dominica's South West coast; it's located near attractions like Old Mill Cultural Centre, which is one of the most conveniently accessible attractions.

Historical attractions like Barracoon Building provide the perfect compliment to an afternoon at Mero Beach, and give visitors the opportunity to learn more about Dominica's past, without having to leave the coast.

A selection of nearby activities will ensure that you never run out of ways to stay busy. Attractions close to this beach can be found in the following table.

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

Cities near Mero Beach include Mero, which isn't a congested area, and it makes for a nice, quiet day trip for those hoping to get a taste of the local scene.


The crowdedness of the shoreline can vary widely, depending on everything from the time of day to how many people have booked nearby hotels. Mero Beach is not near very many major hotels, but it's sometimes enjoyed by guests staying at smaller accommodations in the area.

Because this beach is in a fairly popular vacation area, it is not typically that tough to find the kind of hotel you're looking for nearby. If you are wanting to find a place that's near the ocean, the following table lists the accommodation options closest 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
Stonedge Safari Lodge 3.7 mi. NNW Hostel
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


One of the best ways to round off a laid-back trek to the beach is to visit a nearby restaurant, where you can sample the local chefs' favorite dishes, without straying too far from your current location. One of the closest places to eat is Green House Sports Bar And Grill.

The table below provides a list of dining options located near this beach.

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 -- --
Stonedge Lodge Restaurant (767) 277-3607 International -- 3.7 mi. NNW
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

Of course, there are lots of other spots along the coast of Dominica, so Mero Beach is just one of your options.

Vacationers may also want to visit Rodney Rock Beach, located less than a mile away.

Of course, there are lots of other things to do and see on Dominica; then again, Mero Beach is both a refreshing place to relax, and a beautiful natural attraction.


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