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.

Travelers hoping to keep active should find exactly what they're looking for at Hotel the Champs, as they will encounter a diverse range of recreational possibilities.

Located on the northwestern section of the island of Dominica, 2.8 miles north of Dublanc, Hotel the Champs is a great choice for vacationers who want to stay on this beautiful island. It's 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 total of just 5 rooms, making it a very small property. Accordingly, it is appealing to visitors who enjoy a unique and personalized atmosphere.

Based upon overall style, amenities, and ambience, Caribya! has given this lodge a rating of 3 stars. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, which are more conservative than ratings from Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A check list of the guest room amenities available at Hotel the Champs include:

  • 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 desire a certain amenity for your stay, you can contact the lodge by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

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 read more.

To view general amenities on the property, check the following list:

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

If you're looking forward to something in particular, it's best to contact the lodging because these details can sometimes change. To read our in-depth article about the types of activities available at Hotel the Champs, click here.


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.

Outside of on-site dining options, those hoping to find extra culinary variety might also be interested in some of the region's other nearby mealtime choices. Guests here will encounter a small handful of restaurants close-by. It may be helpful to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, though Hotel the Champs provides on-site dining, including The Champs Restaurant, Bar & Pizzeria. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Hotel the Champs provides guest services, including those listed below, helping you stay on track while enjoying your time in this area.

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

This diverse lodging option also has a couple of business amenities, doubly great for professionals who have come here for business or pleasure, or both.

  • Desk in Room


Guests will encounter lots of interesting sites and attractions located within a short distance of Hotel the Champs. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Hot Springs and Arbeedee Cinema. If you're ready to relax, like many tourists who are eager to enjoy Dominica's sunshine, your vacation would be incomplete without 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. For a fun way to fill your day, take a day to travel to a noteable nearby town to familiarize yourself with new sounds and sights.

To see more about what else is near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Blanca Heights, Dominica

Phone: (767) 445-4452



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