What's Close to Manicou River

Nearby Beaches

Travelers staying in this part of Dominica almost always enjoy the beautiful water at one of the area's wonderful beaches. You should be able to have your pick of nearby beaches.

All of the beaches along the coast of Dominica have their own personalities; the qualities and amenities associated with each can mean the difference between an uneventful visit and a lively day in the sun. The choices in the following table are those found nearest to Manicou River . Clicking on each link below allows you to learn more:

Beaches Near Manicou River
Beach Distance Direction Location
Toucari Beach 0.6 NW 2.4 mi. North of Portsmouth
Douglas Bay 0.8 SSW 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Portsmouth
Purple Beach 1.5 S 0.6 mi. Northwest of Portsmouth
Marceau Bay 1.8 N Capuchin
Au Tou 3.5 E Vieille Case
Picard Beach 3.7 S 1.8 mi. South of Portsmouth
Au Parc 3.7 E 3.8 mi. West-Northwest of Calibishie
Secret Beach 4.1 S 2.4 mi. South-Southwest of Portsmouth
Blenheim Beach 4.5 E 2.7 mi. West of Calibishie
Anse Soldat West 4.8 E 2.5 mi. West of Calibishie
Anse Soldat 5.0 E 2.2 mi. West of Calibishie

One of the most convenient options is Toucari Beach. Bear in mind that this enjoyable spot is found three quarters of a mile to the northwest of this property, so you won't have to journey far to enjoy an endless sparkling backdrop. Like Champagne Beach, volcanic gases vent from the sea floor off Toucari Beach and create a wall of bubbles. This is an ideal spot for snorkeling or shallow diving.

If you're searching for an enjoyable secluded beach, Douglas Bay could be just what the doctor ordered. This northern beach features a few spots of soft sand amid the rocky shore and calm waters for swimming. It's also a delight for snorkeling and it's near many other attractions, including the Cabritis National Park. It can be found three quarters of a mile south-southwest of these accommodations.

Nearby Areas

Stopping by a community or town near your eco resort can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, whether you're browsing a beautiful natural setting, or sampling authentic cuisine with the locals. Manicou River is situated on the island of Dominica, 1.4 miles south of Clifton; it's to the north of Portsmouth.

The table below lists some of the areas near Manicou River .

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Tanetane 0.1 WNW
Cottage 0.9 NNW
Clifton 1.4 N
Capuchin 1.9 N
Portsmouth 1.9 S
Penville 3.1 NE
Vieille Case 3.3 E
Thibaud 3.9 E
Anse Du Me 5.5 E
Dublanc 6.2 S

Nearby Attractions

Fort Shirley

Manicou River makes for a great place to stay for active visitors. There are a great deal of fun activities to be found when starting at this accommodation. You will find that this area has countless opportunities for exploration, like Hot Springs, Arbeedee Cinema, and Brandy Falls. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Hot Springs.

For even more attractions to add to your agenda, find several of the nearest shown in the table below.

Attractions Near Manicou River
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Hot Springs Park 4.0 S 2.2 mi. South-Southeast of Portsmouth
Arbeedee Cinema Movie Theater -- -- Portsmouth
Brandy Falls Waterfall 2.9 SE 1.6 mi. East-Southeast of Portsmouth
Waitukubuli Trail: Borne to Penville Hiking Trail 2.7 SE 1.8 mi. East of Portsmouth
Fort Shirley Historical Site 1.8 SW 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth
Fort Shirley Welcome Center and Museum Museum 1.8 SW 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth
Cabrits Historical and Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 1.7 SW 1.4 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth
Morne Diablotin National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve -- -- 3.5 mi. Southeast of Portsmouth
Waitukubuli Trail: Syndicate to Borne Hiking Trail 5.9 SSE 4.1 mi. Southeast of Portsmouth
Milton Falls Waterfall 7.2 SSE 4.8 mi. North of Salisbury
Cold Sulphur Springs Park 1.5 NE 3.0 mi. North-Northeast of Portsmouth
Brenner Falls Waterfall -- -- 3.8 mi. Northeast of Portsmouth
Waitukubuli Trail: Capuchin to Cabrits National Park Hiking Trail 1.9 N Capuchin
Waitukubuli Trail: Penville to Capuchin Hiking Trail 2.8 NE 4.2 mi. North-Northeast of Portsmouth
Canna Heritage Park Park 2.2 N 4.1 mi. North of Portsmouth
Waitukubuli Trail: Colihaut Heights to Syndicate Hiking Trail 8.6 SE 5.5 mi. Northeast of Salisbury
Pointe Baptiste Cave Cave 7.6 E 0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Calibishie
Northern Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 9.9 SE 4.3 mi. West-Southwest of Marigot
Waitukubuli Trail: First Camp to Petite Macoucherie Hiking Trail 9.7 SE 3.8 mi. West of Marigot
Waitukubuli Trail: Petite Macoucherie to Colihait Heights Hiking Trail 10.9 SE 6.0 mi. East-Northeast of Salisbury
Canal River Hiking Trail Hiking Trail 11.6 ESE 0.9 mi. West of Marigot
Waitukubuli Trail: Hatten Garden to First Camp Hiking Trail 13.1 ESE 1.4 mi. South of Marigot
Soltoun Falls Waterfall 14.6 SE 5.9 mi. East of Mero
Isulukati Waterfall Waterfall 15.0 ESE 2.9 mi. Southeast of Marigot

If you're on the lookout for somewhere interesting to go, Brandy Falls is an alternative worth considering. Brandy Falls is an inland flow that appears to clear its own path down a steep slope through the forest. This exciting waterfall is great for the whole family.

Nearby Accommodations

Finding information about nearby hotel booking possibilities is oftentimes a good way to get a feel for the area. This section of Dominica is home to several other hotel and resort options, which will give readers plenty to think over prior to reaching a decision. View the following table for complete details on the lodging options that are found close-by.

Accommodations near Manicou River
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Douglas Guesthouse 1.7 S Portsmouth, Dominica
Heaven's Best Guesthouse 1.9 S Portsmouth, Dominica
Sister Sea Lodge 3.1 S 1.3 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica
Hotel the Champs 3.5 S 1.6 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica
Hotel Portsmouth Beach 3.5 S 1.7 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica
Picard Beach Cottages 3.5 S 1.7 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica
Barb Wire Bungalows 3.6 S 1.7 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica
Secret Bay Resort -- -- 2.5 mi. South-Southwest of Portsmouth, Dominica
 

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