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.

This all-inclusive destination is a good option for guests looking for some after hours fun. Among other options, you'll have the chance to relax at their very own bar, which is conveniently located on the property. If you're hoping to plan a conference or if you're traveling as a group, this hospitable accommodation makes the process a bit less worrisome.

Situated near the middle of the island of Dominica, 1.2 miles south west of Waraka, Roots Jungle Retreat, an all-inclusive property, is a great choice for travelers who are thinking about lodging on this beautiful island. It is 2.5 miles south of the center of Marigot.


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 awarded a rating of 3 stars, when it comes to overall quality, amenities, and service.

A check list of the in-room features and amenities offered by Roots Jungle Retreat include:

  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • King Bed
  • Terrace
  • Balcony

Be sure to contact the property to request or confirm certain amenities, as some features vary per guest room.

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. Click here for more complete information.

To view this lodging's general amenities, check out the following list:

  • Outdoor Parking
  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

If you're still not sure exactly what to expect, it's suggested that you call the front desk since the specifics tend to change. To read an in-depth description about the activities and recreation opportunities available at Roots Jungle Retreat, click here.


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.

The availability of quick eats and fine dining is always something to consider when picking your accommodations on Dominica. Hungry guests will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. Click here for more information on this area's dining choices.

Guest Services

This diverse lodging option has a useful set of business amenities, which is nice for those who might be conducting business during their stays.

  • Group Friendly


Guests will find numerous attractions located near Roots Jungle Retreat. Some of the closest attractions include Spanny's Twin Falls and Soltoun Falls. If you're ready to relax, like most travelers who come to enjoy Dominica's coast, your vacation just wouldn't be the same without plenty of time at the beach. Fortunately, you'll find Antrizle Beach just a quick interval away from the B & B.

The B & B is located in the vicinity of Marigot, a nice part of the island for travelers to stop over.

For our in-depth discussion on what you'll find near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: 1 Bamboo Road, Dominica Dominica

Phone: (767) 275-6000

Secondary Phone: (767) 265-3806



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