Papillote Wilderness Retreat

Located near the small village of Trafalgar and the Morne Trois Pitons National Park, Papillote Wilderness Retreat offers guests one of the premier eco-tourism experiences. The inn, which features ten acres of tropical gardens, takes advantage of the awe-inspiring natural environment Dominican Republic, all the while incorporating the comfort of a tropical vacation.

With quality facilities, Papilote Wild Retreat is a great choice for vacationers picturing themselves hanging out by the pool. Taking a breather by the pool is just the thing following an afternoon out 'n' about.

Situated in Roseau Valley, in the vicinity of downtown Roseau, Papillote Wilderness Retreat is a great choice for visitors interested in staying in this neighborhood. If you're curious, the center of Roseau is to the west-southwest.


Each room at the Papillote guarantees that guests are treated to a tropical retreat. Each room is furnished with beds covered in locally-crafted quilts, fresh flowers from local gardens. Tiled floors and West Indian-inspired shutters complete the decor.

For those that want to brag to friends back home, Papillote's high-speed wireless internet covers most of the grounds. Guests can rest easy knowing that comfort and local flavor can go together.

For its overall merit, we've given this lodge a rating of three and a half stars.

Activities and Amenities

The Papillote spa utilizes the island's volcanic hot pools, which feed mineral water into the inn's four pools. Unlike any traditional spa, the pools are surrounded by statues and natural moss add to the unbelievable ambiance, providing a refreshing experience that you'll never forget.

Visit this page to read a comprehensive description about the specific activities and recreation opportunities that Papillote Wilderness Retreat offers.


Papillote's Rainforest Restaurant takes food -- and your experience -- seriously. A feast for the eyes as well as the stomach, the restaurant overlooks the Dominican's mountains and rivers.

The chefs provide a "taste of la Dominicana" that truly lives up to the name - guests can be sure to enjoy the fruits and vegetables from the Inn's organic gardens, enjoy the freshly caught fish, prawns, and chickens prepared with the spices that so-famously characterize the region. All the while, guests can complement their meals with fresh fruit juices, local Kubuli beer, or the on-site Papillote rum punch.

Outside of what's available on-location, those hoping to find more culinary variety might also think about the area's other nearby dining choices. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants nearby. It's a smart idea to know the area's restaurant options, even though Papilote Wild Retreat does have on-site dining, including Papillote Rainforest Restaurant. Click here for more info on the availability of food in this area.

Guest Services

This property's guest services, including the one below, can help you keep your itinerary effortless.

  • Meal Plan - MAP/Half-board


Guests will find many attractions located near Papilote Wild Retreat. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Spanny's Twin Falls and Soltoun Falls. If you plan to catch a few rays, like most tourists visiting this area, your itinerary would be incomplete without plenty of basking at the beach. Fortunately, you'll find Woodbridge Bay Beach to be one of the closest beaches to the lodge.

The lodge is located in the vicinity of Roseau, an interesting part of the island for travelers to stop over.

For our comprehensive article on other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Roseau Valley, Dominica



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