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.

Situated on the island of Dominica, 0.6 miles south of St. Joseph, Mero Beach is on the South West coast of the island, You should consider dropping by regardless of whether you are staying nearby. One beach that tends to attract a broad range of travelers is Mero Beach, which is generally active and popular, but usually not over-crowded. If you prefer to avoid Dominica's quiet, secluded beaches, dut don't want to be overwhelmed by crowds of hotel guests, this beach offers a comfortable middle ground.

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 located at this spot is perfect for quick lunches and cold drinks, too. If available, you could also purchase food from one of the mobile vendors who are typically found at this location.

There are public restrooms at this beach——something you'll appreciate if you bring the kids along. Showers are provided for visitors, so you can rinse off the 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


Mero Beach is beautiful natural attraction, which you'll find on the South West coast of Dominica. It's located near Wacky Rollers Adventure Park, which is one of a number of attractions in the area.

Historic attractions, including Barracoon Building, offer a nice compliment to the scenery of Mero Beach, and allow visitors to learn more about Dominica, without having to stray too far from the beach.

If you're looking for other nearby attractions or activity options, the following table shows the closest options.

Activities and Attractions Near Mero Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Island
Wacky Rollers Adventure Park Amusement/Theme Park 0.4 E Dominica
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

Cities and Towns

Mero Beach is near Mero, so a trip into the city——for snacks, drinks, and other attractions——is a convenient option. Cities near Mero Beach include Mero, which is certainly not a bustling region, but it makes for a nice, quiet day trip for visitors looking to check out the local scene.


The number of other people sharing spots in the sand can vary widely, it depends on many factors: the time of sundown, happy hour, even how many hotel rooms have been booked nearby. The area does not have very many large hotels, but you may meet guests staying at some of the area's smaller options.

Because the beach is in a fairly popular vacation spot, it usually isn't that difficult to find the kind of hotel you're looking for close-by. For guests looking to book a place that's on or near the water, the table below lists the closest options to Mero Beach.

Accommodations near Mero Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Rachelle's Retreat 1.5 mi. N Guest house
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
Hummingbird Inn 5.6 mi. SSE 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


A hot day at the beach will have you craving more than just a cocktail; no beach day is complete until you dine at a nearby restaurant, where you'll be able to sample the local chefs' favorite dishes, without having to go far. One of the nearest restaurants is Romance Cafe. The restaurant serves delicious French food. Visitors often rave about their coffee and desserts.

Nearby restaurants are listed below.

Restaurants near Mero Beach
Restaurant Name Phone Cuisine Style Distance Direction
Romance Cafe (767) 449-7922 French Very Casual 0.0 mi. N
Double House Restaurant And Bar (767) 449-7873 -- -- -- --
Green House Sports Bar And Grill (767) 449-7223 -- -- -- --
Mirage Restaurant (767) 449-6676 Caribbean -- 1.7 mi. N
Riverstone Bar and Grill (767) 449-3713 Caribbean Very Casual -- --
Tamarind Tree Restaurant (767) 449-7395 Creole, International -- 2.4 mi. N
Chez La Douche 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

Vacationers in search of the perfect beach will have lots of choices besides Mero Beach.

Another option worth considering is Rodney Rock Beach, which is located within a short distance.

Maybe Mero Beach is a perfect spot for you to kick back, and at the same time perhaps not the the ideal fit; in which case you should keep looking for a beach or natural attraction that suits your vacation style.


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