Roots Jungle Retreat

So far off the grid that there is no electricity available, Roots Jungle Retreat truly allows guests to get back to nature, refresh their minds, and let the peace and quiet dictate their getaway.

With convenient access to a decent variety of outdoor opportunities, vacationers staying at this all-inclusive B & B shouldn't ever find a shortage of exciting activities. If you're hoping to plan for a special occasion, or are traveling with a group, this hospitable accommodation makes organizing a bit less of a hassle.

Located near the middle of the island of Dominica, 1.2 miles south west of Waraka, Roots Jungle Retreat, an all-inclusive property, welcomes customers who are thinking about basing their vacation on this beautiful island. If you're curious, the center of Marigot is two and a half miles (four kilometers) to the north.


The accommodations at Roots is unique in that they were built by local Kalinago Indians of local materials expressly to replicate traditional Carib Kai Pai, a type of housing that has been used on the island for hundreds of years. Each unit was worked into the landscape in order to have the least affect on the surrounding environment. There is no electricity on property, but hot water and lights are made possible using 10 and 12 volt inverters.

This B & B has been given a rating of 3 stars, based on several factors, including activity and quality ratings, and more.

Below, you can see a listing of in-room amenities offered by Roots Jungle Retreat.

  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • King Bed
  • Terrace
  • Balcony

If you are looking for a particular amenity, you can contact the B & B by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

Activities and Amenities

Located in the jungle of Dominica, guests often spend their days exploring the surrounding area by hiking, birding, and swimming in the river.

Roots features an Indian sweat hut which is used to detox the body before cooling off in the river that runs through the body.

RW: Families For adventurous families, Roots Jungle Retreat makes the perfect accommodation. And it's safe too: no nasty critters or dangerous animals. Click here for more complete information.

The list below gives a preview of some other amenities on-site:

  • Outdoor Parking
  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

If you want to be certain the hotel has exactly what you expect, don't hesitate to contact the location because these details can sometimes change. Visit this page to go to our complete article about the kinds of activities that Roots Jungle Retreat offers.


Head chef Nico was trained in Uraguay and Argentina and brings his unique cooking style to the table. each day begins with a hearty breakfast complimented by fresh juices, and dinner is made in an oven made of clay from the river.

Another thing to think about while choosing where you'll reside during your vacation is the prevalence of nearby dining. Vacationers who stay at Roots Jungle Retreat will discover a few solid places to eat within reach of these accommodations. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

This property has a small set of business amenities, perfect for people who tend to bring work along when visiting this destination.

  • Group Friendly


You will notice numerous attractions near Roots Jungle Retreat. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Spanny's Twin Falls, Soltoun Falls, and Waitukubuli Trail: Pont Casse to Castle Bruce. If you and your family are like most tourists who visit Dominica, your itinerary would be incomplete without ample time at the beach. One of the nearest beaches is Antrizle Beach, which is only a quick distance off from the B & B.

One of the nearest areas of interest from the B & B is Marigot. If your itinerary allows, escape for a day trip to some of the nearest towns to explore the sights and sounds they have to offer.

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Contact Info

Location: 1 Bamboo Road, Dominica

Phone: (767) 275-6000

Secondary Phone: (767) 265-3806



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