It's been said that the best places of interest in all of Dominica are the beautiful stretches of shoreline. Having them available nearby will make this area particularly desirable.
Each of the places along the coast of Dominica have their own distinct features; these variations can have an effect on how enjoyable your visit is. Every one of the options near Barb Wire Bungalows (listed in the following table), has features worth noting. Click on the names below to view a detailed page:
|Picard Beach||0.3||W||1.8 mi. South of Portsmouth|
|Secret Beach||1.0||WSW||2.4 mi. South-Southwest of Portsmouth|
|West Ross Beach||1.8||SW||3.5 mi. South-Southwest of Portsmouth|
|Purple Beach||2.1||N||0.6 mi. Northwest of Portsmouth|
|Douglas Bay||2.8||N||1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Portsmouth|
|Toucari Beach||4.0||N||2.4 mi. North of Portsmouth|
One of the closest picks is Picard Beach. Bear in mind that this beach is a moderate distance away, so your group won't have to journey far to find a place to sit by the water. Adjacent to Ross University Medical School, Picard beach is just a little strip of shoreline south of Portsmouth where visitors or students take a quick dip.
If you're looking for a stretch of sand that attracts very few tourists, Secret Beach might be worth a visit. On the edge of Prince Rupert Bay as you approach Portsmouth from the south is Dominica's Secret Beach. The ocean is clear and warm, with great spots for snorkeling and diving nearby.
Travelers who are curious about what else is in the area may want to know how far the neighboring town or city is from their location. Barb Wire Bungalows can be found on the island of Dominica, 2.7 miles north of Dublanc; it is 1.7 miles to the south of Portsmouth.
The table below lists some of the areas near Barb Wire Bungalows.
Barb Wire Bungalows is an excellent spot for active tourists. There are plenty of fun activities to be found when starting at this lodging. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, such as Brandy Falls. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is ., , and
There are plenty of other attractions to keep all kinds of travelers happy; find them listed in the following table.
|Park||--||--||2.2 mi. South-Southeast of Portsmouth|
|Brandy Falls||Waterfall||2.2||NE||1.6 mi. East-Southeast of Portsmouth|
|Hiking Trail||--||--||1.8 mi. East of Portsmouth|
|Fort Shirley||Historical Site||2.3||NNW||1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth|
|Fort Shirley Welcome Center and Museum||Museum||2.3||NNW||1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth|
|Cabrits Historical and Marine Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||2.5||NNW||1.4 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth|
|Morne Diablotin National Park||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||--||--||3.5 mi. Southeast of Portsmouth|
|Hiking Trail||--||--||4.1 mi. Southeast of Portsmouth|
|Milton Falls||Waterfall||4.2||SE||4.8 mi. North of Salisbury|
|Park||--||--||3.0 mi. North-Northeast of Portsmouth|
|Brenner Falls||Waterfall||--||--||3.8 mi. Northeast of Portsmouth|
|Hiking Trail||--||--||4.2 mi. North-Northeast of Portsmouth|
|Park||--||--||4.1 mi. North of Portsmouth|
|Hiking Trail||--||--||5.5 mi. Northeast of Salisbury|
|Cave||8.3||ENE||0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Calibishie|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||8.2||ESE||4.3 mi. West-Southwest of Marigot|
|Hiking Trail||--||--||3.8 mi. West of Marigot|
|Hiking Trail||--||--||6.0 mi. East-Northeast of Salisbury|
|Hiking Trail||10.8||E||0.9 mi. West of Marigot|
|Hiking Trail||--||--||1.4 mi. South of Marigot|
|Soltoun Falls||Waterfall||11.8||SE||5.9 mi. East of Mero|
|Spanny's Twin Falls||Waterfall||12.4||SE||5.0 mi. East of Mero|
|Central Forest Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||13.5||SE||6.5 mi. South of Marigot|
|Isulukati Waterfall||Waterfall||13.8||E||2.9 mi. Southeast of Marigot|
|Kalinago Cultural Village||Museum||--||--||3.2 mi. Southeast of Marigot|
|Hiking Trail||--||--||Pont Casse|
|Hiking Trail||14.3||E||3.8 mi. Southeast of Marigot|
|Waterfall||14.3||ESE||4.6 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot|
|Farm||--||--||5.3 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot|
If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Brandy Falls may be just what you're looking for. 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.
When choosing where to book your stay, it is often helpful to learn about nearby lodging options as a way to get a better feel for the region. This section of Dominica offers guests various other hotel and resort options, which will give readers plenty to think over prior to reaching a decision. Get the details you need about all the surrounding area's booking options by checking the table below.
|Hotel the Champs||--||--||1.6 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica|
|Hotel Portsmouth Beach||0.2||WNW||1.7 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica|
|Picard Beach Cottages||0.2||W||1.7 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica|
|Sister Sea Lodge||0.5||N||1.3 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica|
|Secret Bay Resort||--||--||2.5 mi. South-Southwest of Portsmouth, Dominica|
|Heaven's Best Guesthouse||--||--||Portsmouth, Dominica|
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