What's Near Hotel Portsmouth Beach

The inviting beaches on Dominica are touted as some of the best attractions in the region. If you are a big beach fan, Hotel Portsmouth Beach is the perfect locale for you. This lodging is located on the coast, so tourists can spend their whole trip in the sun if that will make them happy.

Nearby Beaches

Needless to say, since Hotel Portsmouth Beach is located on Picard Beach, spending time at the shore 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, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the following names 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

One of the most convenient options is Secret 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.

You can also try nearby Dublanc Beach where the atmosphere is far from quiet, and the crowds are busy enjoying a selection of water activities. 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'll find this one three miles south of the property.

Nearby Areas

Visiting areas that are close to your hotel can add a little something extra to your vacation, no matter if you're just experiencing a night out in the area, or experiencing the day in the life of a local. Hotel Portsmouth Beach is located on the northwestern part of the island of Dominica, near Dublanc; it is to the south of Portsmouth.

The table below lists the areas that are closest to 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

Tourists who want to enjoy plenty of activities during their stay on Dominica will quickly learn that Hotel Portsmouth Beach makes an excellent place to start your daily adventures. In fact, this area is simply full of different attractions to try, such as Hot Springs, Arbeedee Cinema, and Brandy Falls. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Hot Springs.

When it comes to finding area attractions that are just right for your family, it's best to know all your options, like those named in the following table.

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 on the lookout for somewhere a little different to visit, Brandy Falls might be a good choice. 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

Getting info about nearby lodging possibilities is sometimes an easy way to get a better feel for the surrounding area. This part of Dominica offers travelers various other resort and hotel options, which will give you lots to think over before reaching a conclusion. Find out more about the area's lodging options by reading the table below.

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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