Hotel the Champs

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Hotel the Champs

Hotel the Champs is on northern part of the island, about a 1-hour drive from the capital of Roseau, and is an excellent base for trips all over Dominica. With a large university nearby, the area around the hotel is filled with lively bars, all types of restaurants and eateries, small shops and services like taxis, rental cars, and travel agencies.

Those hoping to stay active will never run out of things to do at Hotel the Champs, which offers quick access to an excellent selection of outdoor opportunities.

Located on the northwestern part of the island of Dominica, 2.8 miles north of Dublanc, Hotel the Champs happily welcomes visitors who are thinking about basing their vacation on this beautiful island. It is 1.6 miles south of the center of Portsmouth.


Hotel the Champs

Located on the idyllic Caribbean island of Dominica, Hotel the Champs sits atop a hill overlooking Prince Rupert Bay and the city of Portsmouth. This award-winning, eco-friendly hotel was voted accommodation of the year in 2009 because of its outstanding services and facilities.

Hotel the Champs has a grand total of 5 units. Travelers who prefer a quiet setting over distracting details will fall in love with the quiet atmosphere at this location.

Considering overall style, amenities, and ambience, Caribya! has awarded this lodge a 3 star rating. Learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Look below for a list of amenities in-room available at this location.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Desk in Room
  • Private Bath
  • Mini Bar
  • Air Conditioned
  • Shower
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Refrigerator
  • King Bed
  • Terrace
  • Iron
  • Rollaway Beds
  • Internet Access Port
  • Queen Bed
  • Flat Screen TV

If you want a room with a certain amenity, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

The hotel offers comfortable accommodations and a range of services like Wi-Fi Internet access throughout the hotel, “green energy” appliances, laundry service, transportation, and a number of travel services. The hotel runs a number of well-organized excursions including a whale watching trip from Roseau, a rafting trip on the Indian River in Portsmouth, and a hike up Syndicate Trail to a spectacular waterfall. Other excursions and adventures can be arranged like jeep safaris, horseback riding, and scuba diving in cooperation with Cabrits Dive.

Hotel the Champs offers special services and amenities for children including a special guestroom with an extra-soft bed for children and discounted room rates. Click here to learn more details.

The list below gives a preview of other amenities on this property:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Movies
  • Horseback Riding
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access

If you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival, it's always best to call with questions just in case availability varies. Visit this page to view our in-depth discussion about the recreation and activities available at Hotel the Champs.


With commanding views of the bay and forested hills that surround the hotel, the deck bar at Hotel the Champs is popular gathering place for tourists and locals alike. Patrons love ordering off the diverse drink menu, one that includes Spanish wines and champagnes and local spirits. Tasty appetizers and even order-in dining from two nearby restaurants are also available.

In addition to the on-location dining options, travelers hoping for extra culinary variety might also be interested in some of the area's other nearby restaurant selections. Guests here will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants in the vicinity. It's helpful to find out if there are suitable options in the area, though Hotel the Champs does have dining of its own, including The Champs Restaurant, Bar & Pizzeria. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this property's guest services -- including the ones seen below -- can help ensure that you make your vacation as enjoyable as possible.

  • Guest Laundromat
  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Tour Desk
  • Laundry/Valet
  • Local Shuttle Service
  • Complimentary Local Shuttle

This lodging also has a couple of business amenities, ideal for visitors who are visiting on account of business in addition to the beautiful area.

  • Desk in Room


You will find lots of attractions within a short distance of Hotel the Champs. Some of the closest attractions include Hot Springs and Arbeedee Cinema. If you hope to do a lot of relaxing, like many travelers who visit this area, your itinerary will surely include ample basking at the beach. One of the nearest beaches is Picard Beach, which is among the nearest beaches to the lodge.

One of the closest areas of interest to the lodge is Portsmouth. If you want to find even more attractions and fun, take a side trip to a nearby town and perhaps some famous points of interest.

For our in-depth discussion on what else is near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Blanca Heights, Dominica

Phone: (767) 445-4452



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