What's Close to River Rush Retreat

Nearby Beaches

Some of the best places of interest in this region are stretched along the coast. Here, you shouldn't be too far from multiple options.

All of the coastal areas on Dominica have different features that will affect your experience. The following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view a detailed page:

Beaches Near River Rush Retreat
Beach Distance Direction Location
Antrizle Beach 1.5 N 1.3 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot
Sandy Bay Beach 2.9 N Marigot
Middle Bay 3.0 N Marigot
Londonderry Bay Beach 4.3 NNW 1.7 mi. Northwest of Marigot
Castle Bruce Beach 4.7 S Castle Bruce
Sophia Bay Beach 4.9 NNW 2.4 mi. North-Northwest of Marigot

The most convenient option is Antrizle Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is found approximately a mile and a half from the lodge, so your group won't have to journey far to enjoy the sun and surf. On Dominica's eastern shore, Antrizle Beach is long and quiet. It's a known spot for a good swim, but there isn't great diving or snorkeling here.

You might also enjoy a visit to Sandy Bay Beach which is far from secluded. Located right within Marigot, Sandy Bay Beach is a small but popular beach for a quick cool-off.

Nearby Areas

Stopping over at a town or community close to your lodge can be a nice day trip that brings variety to your trip, no matter if you'll just be browsing their markets, or learning more about the area's art and history. River Rush Retreat is located toward the center of the island of Dominica, near Waraka; it is to the south of Marigot.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of River Rush Retreat.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Waraka 1.1 NE
Marigot 2.6 N
Castle Bruce 4.2 S
Wesley 5.0 NNW
Good Hope 6.2 S
Woodford Hill 6.7 NW
Petite Soufriere 7.6 S
Calibishie 8.1 NW
Bense 8.1 NW
Pont Casse 8.9 SW

Nearby Attractions

Central Forest Reserve

Travelers who crave an exciting itinerary while vacationing on Dominica will find that River Rush Retreat is in a great location for being active. You will soon notice that this section of Dominica has a lot of spots for vacationers to explore, such as Spanny's Twin Falls, Soltoun Falls, and Waitukubuli Trail: Pont Casse to Castle Bruce, to name a few. Of the three, the closest is Spanny's Twin Falls.

Still more attractions, within the vicinity of the lodging, are shown in the table below.

Attractions Near River Rush Retreat
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Spanny's Twin Falls Waterfall 8.1 SW 5.0 mi. East of Mero
Soltoun Falls Waterfall 6.5 SW 5.9 mi. East of Mero
Waitukubuli Trail: Pont Casse to Castle Bruce Hiking Trail -- -- Pont Casse
Waitukubuli Trail: Petite Macoucherie to Colihait Heights Hiking Trail -- -- 6.0 mi. East-Northeast of Salisbury
Central Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.0 S 6.5 mi. South of Marigot
Atrium Valley Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- 3.4 mi. North-Northeast of Roseau
Freshwater Lake Hiking Trail Hiking Trail -- -- 5.3 mi. Northeast of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: Colihaut Heights to Syndicate Hiking Trail -- -- 5.5 mi. Northeast of Salisbury
Middleham Falls Waterfall 11.7 SSW 3.8 mi. Northeast of Roseau
Northern Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 4.5 W 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 -- -- 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 -- -- Canefield
Papillote Tropical Gardens Botanical Garden -- -- 3.3 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Trafalgar Falls Waterfall 12.5 SSW 3.7 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: First Camp to Petite Macoucherie Hiking Trail -- -- 3.8 mi. West of Marigot
Ti Tou Gorge Fall Waterfall 12.2 S 4.3 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Milton Falls Waterfall 9.5 W 4.8 mi. North of Salisbury
Chemin L'Etang Trail Hiking Trail 9.9 S Grand Fond
Dernier Falls Waterfall 9.9 S Grand Fond
Waitukubuli Trail: Castle Bruce to Hatten Garden Hiking Trail -- -- 6.0 mi. South of Marigot
Emerald Pool Waterfall Waterfall 9.2 S 8.7 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Waitukubuli Trail: Wotten Waven to Pont Casse Hiking Trail -- -- 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 -- -- 5.3 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot
Mahaut Falls Waterfall 2.1 SE 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 -- -- 1.4 mi. South of Marigot
Centipede Trail Hiking Trail 1.6 ESE 3.8 mi. Southeast of Marigot
Waitukubuli Trail: Syndicate to Borne Hiking Trail -- -- 4.1 mi. Southeast of Portsmouth
Valley of Desolation Hiking Trail 12.6 S 5.9 mi. East of Roseau
Taberi Falls Waterfall -- -- 8.6 mi. East-Northeast of Roseau
Morne Trois Pitons National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.5 S 6.3 mi. East of Roseau
Kalinago Cultural Village Museum -- -- 3.2 mi. Southeast of Marigot
Isulukati Waterfall Waterfall 1.2 E 2.9 mi. Southeast of Marigot
Canal River Hiking Trail Hiking Trail 2.9 NW 0.9 mi. West of Marigot
Sari Sari Falls Waterfall 11.9 S 7.6 mi. East of Roseau
Bolive Falls Waterfall -- -- 7.8 mi. East of Roseau
Boli Falls Waterfall -- -- 8.4 mi. East of Roseau
Citrus Creek Plantation Plantation -- -- 9.3 mi. East of Roseau
Morne Diablotin National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 3.5 mi. Southeast of Portsmouth
Museum of Rum Museum -- -- La Plaine
Hot Springs Park -- -- 2.2 mi. South-Southeast of Portsmouth
Victoria Falls Waterfall 14.5 S 7.5 mi. East of Roseau
Glasse Trail Hiking Trail -- -- 9.1 mi. East of Roseau
River Jack Waterfall Waterfall 14.8 S 7.4 mi. East of Roseau
Brandy Falls Waterfall 11.4 WNW 1.6 mi. East-Southeast of Portsmouth
Waitukubuli Trail: Borne to Penville Hiking Trail -- -- 1.8 mi. East of Portsmouth
Pointe Baptiste Cave Cave 8.0 NW 0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Calibishie
Arbeedee Cinema Movie Theater -- -- Portsmouth
Fort Shirley Historical Site 14.4 WNW 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth
Fort Shirley Welcome Center and Museum Museum 14.4 WNW 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth
Cabrits Historical and Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 14.5 WNW 1.4 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth
Brenner Falls Waterfall -- -- 3.8 mi. Northeast of Portsmouth
Cold Sulphur Springs Park -- -- 3.0 mi. North-Northeast of Portsmouth
Waitukubuli Trail: Penville to Capuchin Hiking Trail -- -- 4.2 mi. North-Northeast of Portsmouth

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Spanny's Twin Falls could be a good option. 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

Getting information about nearby booking options is generally an excellent way to get a feel for the surrounding area. You can find plenty of other properties to think about before reaching a decision, as this portion of Dominica offers guests a wide selection of hotels and resorts to choose from. Consult the table below to find a complete listing of hotel booking possibilities that are available nearby.

Accommodations near River Rush Retreat
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Roots Jungle Retreat 0.2 NW 2.5 mi. South of Marigot, Dominica
Serenity Lodges Dominica 0.4 NW 2.3 mi. South of Marigot, Dominica
Hibiscus Valley Inn -- -- 2.2 mi. South of Marigot, Dominica
Pagua Bay House 2.2 N 0.7 mi. Southeast of Marigot, Dominica
Silks -- -- 1.3 mi. South West of Marigot, Dominica
Natural Vibes Farm Cottages -- -- 5.3 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot, Dominica
Coffeeriver Cottages -- -- 0.8 mi. West of Marigot, Dominica
Faith Cottages -- -- 0.8 mi. Northwest of Marigot, Dominica
Beau Rive -- -- 6.1 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot, Dominica
Domcan's Guest House -- -- Castle Bruce, Dominica

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