What's Located Around Hotel Portsmouth Beach

If this sounds like you, booking a hotel located near a nice beach can make your vacation even more special.

Fortunately, Hotel Portsmouth Beach is directly on the waterfront, so you won't have to go very far to enjoy the pleasant coast.

Nearby Beaches

Naturally, since Hotel Portsmouth Beach is located right on Picard Beach, sun bathing is a popular pastime at this property. 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. For guests who want to venture farther away, the following options each offer something a little different. Click the names below to view our detailed article:

Beaches Near Portsmouth Beach
Beach Distance Direction Location
Secret Beach 0.9 SW 2.4 mi. South-Southwest of Portsmouth
West Ross Beach 1.8 SSW 3.5 mi. South-Southwest of Portsmouth
Purple Beach 2.0 N 0.6 mi. Northwest of Portsmouth
Douglas Bay 2.7 N 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Portsmouth
Dublanc Beach 2.8 S Dublanc
Toucari Beach 3.9 N 2.4 mi. North of Portsmouth
Colihaut Beach 4.9 S Colihaut

Secret Beach is the closest choice to consider near Hotel Portsmouth Beach. 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.

Also, consider Dublanc Beach which is far from secluded. Dublanc Beach is the western coastal edge of the village of Dublanc. The shore is rocky and gray and the there is just a thin strip of coastline between the buildings and the sea. You can locate this one three miles south of the property.

Nearby Areas

Travelers who'd like some more information about what's located nearby might want to find out how far—or near—the neighboring city or town is from the property. Hotel Portsmouth Beach lies on the northwestern part of the island of Dominica, near Dublanc; it's to the south of Portsmouth.

Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Hotel Portsmouth Beach.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Portsmouth 1.7 N
Dublanc 2.8 S
Tanetane 3.5 N
Cottage 4.2 N
Colihout 4.7 S
Colihaut 4.7 S
Clifton 4.8 N
Thibaud 5.2 NE
Capuchin 5.3 N
Vieille Case 5.4 NE

Nearby Attractions

Fort Shirley

Travelers who prefer to stay active and on-the-go while visiting Dominica will find that Hotel Portsmouth Beach is in an ideal place for people who will be in and out trying various excursions. In fact, this region is simply full of places for travelers to explore, such as 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 listed in the table below.

Attractions Near Portsmouth Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Hot Springs Park 1.3 ESE 2.2 mi. South-Southeast of Portsmouth
Arbeedee Cinema Movie Theater -- -- Portsmouth
Brandy Falls Waterfall 2.2 ENE 1.6 mi. East-Southeast of Portsmouth
Waitukubuli Trail: Borne to Penville Hiking Trail 2.7 NE 1.8 mi. East of Portsmouth
Fort Shirley Historical Site 2.2 NNW 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth
Fort Shirley Welcome Center and Museum Museum 2.2 NNW 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth
Cabrits Historical and Marine Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 2.4 NNW 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 3.1 SE 4.1 mi. Southeast of Portsmouth
Milton Falls Waterfall 4.4 SE 4.8 mi. North of Salisbury
Cold Sulphur Springs Park 4.6 NNE 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 5.4 N Capuchin
Waitukubuli Trail: Penville to Capuchin Hiking Trail 5.8 NNE 4.2 mi. North-Northeast of Portsmouth
Canna Heritage Park Park 5.7 N 4.1 mi. North of Portsmouth
Waitukubuli Trail: Colihaut Heights to Syndicate Hiking Trail 6.2 SE 5.5 mi. Northeast of Salisbury
Pointe Baptiste Cave Cave 8.4 ENE 0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Calibishie
Northern Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.4 ESE 4.3 mi. West-Southwest of Marigot
Waitukubuli Trail: First Camp to Petite Macoucherie Hiking Trail 8.5 E 3.8 mi. West of Marigot
Waitukubuli Trail: Petite Macoucherie to Colihait Heights Hiking Trail 8.6 SE 6.0 mi. East-Northeast of Salisbury
Canal River Hiking Trail Hiking Trail 11.0 E 0.9 mi. West of Marigot
Waitukubuli Trail: Hatten Garden to First Camp Hiking Trail 12.1 E 1.4 mi. South of Marigot
Soltoun Falls Waterfall 12.0 SE 5.9 mi. East of Mero
Spanny's Twin Falls Waterfall 12.5 SE 5.0 mi. East of Mero
Central Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.7 SE 6.5 mi. South of Marigot
Isulukati Waterfall Waterfall 14.0 E 2.9 mi. Southeast of Marigot
Kalinago Cultural Village Museum 14.2 E 3.2 mi. Southeast of Marigot
Waitukubuli Trail: Pont Casse to Castle Bruce Hiking Trail 14.0 SE Pont Casse
Centipede Trail Hiking Trail 14.5 ESE 3.8 mi. Southeast of Marigot
Mahaut Falls Waterfall 14.5 ESE 4.6 mi. South-Southeast of Marigot

If you're searching for a place where you can while away some free time, Brandy Falls could be a good option. 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 info about nearby lodging options is generally a convenient means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. This section of Dominica plays host to various other hotel and resort options to choose from, giving you plenty to think about before reaching a conclusion. Take a look at the following table for a full listing of booking options available close-by.

Accommodations near Portsmouth Beach
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Picard Beach Cottages 0.1 SW 1.7 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica
Hotel the Champs 0.1 E 1.6 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica
Barb Wire Bungalows 0.2 ESE 1.7 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica
Sister Sea Lodge 0.4 N 1.3 mi. South of Portsmouth, Dominica
Secret Bay Resort -- -- 2.5 mi. South-Southwest of Portsmouth, Dominica
Heaven's Best Guesthouse 1.7 NNE Portsmouth, Dominica
Douglas Guesthouse 1.8 N Portsmouth, Dominica
 

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