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.

Guests looking to stay active will be kept plenty busy at Hotel the Champs, as they will encounter an ever-expanding array of recreational opportunities.

Located on the island of Dominica, 2.8 miles north of Dublanc, Hotel the Champs offers a warm welcome to visitors who are thinking about lodging on this beautiful island. In case you're wondering, the center of Portsmouth is a short distance away to the north.


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 total of just 5 units, so we classify it as a very small property. Accordingly, it's a nice choice for guests who enjoy a less commercialized atmosphere. This lodge has been awarded a rating of 3 stars, for its overall quality, amenities, and service.

A list of the in-room features and amenities available for visitors at Hotel the Champs is provided below.

  • 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

Contact the lodge to confirm the option for certain amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

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 displays this property's facilities and general amenities:

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

However, don't hesitate to contact the location to be sure everything you're expecting is available. Visit this page to navigate to an in-depth article about the kinds of activities and recreation opportunities offered 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, visitors hoping for further culinary diversity should also think about the area's other nearby eateries. Visitors staying at Hotel the Champs will discover a small handful of restaurants within traveling distance. It's worth it to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, even 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

The guest services -- including the ones listed below -- may help you stay relaxed during your vacation.

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

Also available are a few business amenities, which makes it a good choice for just about any trip, and especially for those attending mainly on business matters.

  • Desk in Room


Guests will find numerous attractions close to Hotel the Champs. Some nearby places of interest are Hot Springs and Arbeedee Cinema. If you plan to do a little lounging in the sand, like many tourists who visit Dominica, your itinerary will surely include a side trip to the beach. You'll find Picard Beach to be one of the nearest strips of sand to the lodge.

The lodge is in the vicinity of Portsmouth, a particularly enjoyable destination for vacationers to learn about and explore Dominica.

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

Contact Info

Location: Blanca Heights, Dominica

Phone: (767) 445-4452



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