Prince Rupert Bay

The largest bay on the west coast of Dominica, Prince Rupert Bay is a natural harbor and popular spot for beach-goers.


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Prince Rupert Bay is just a short walk from the main bus terminal in Portsmouth.

Situated on the northwestern part of the island of Dominica, 3.6 miles south of Clifton, Prince Rupert Bay welcomes local customers and travelers rooming on this part of the island or nearby. Regardless of whether or not you're staying in the vicinity, you should consider stopping by to enjoy a great time. It's south-southwest of Portsmouth.

Nearby Restaurants

If your belly starts rumbling during a visit to this harbor, don't worry -- you'll discover an exceptionally large selection of food and beverage places in this area. The most convenient eatery to Prince Rupert Bay is Piccolos Hot Dog Stand, a great locale to enjoy a meal at on your way to visiting this harbor. Piccolos Hot Dog Stand is only about a quarter mile from Prince Rupert Bay, so stop by and try something off the menu. Cocoatown Cafe and Adaj Restaurant are some more dining options close-by where you have the chance to give your taste buds a treat and enjoy the Dominica scene.

Nearby Attractions

Those interested in viewing two harbors, make a trip to Portsmouth Commercial Dock, which is located within driving distance. You'll find some additional activities in the area, including Arbeedee Cinema, which is within driving range in Portsmouth. You might want to also consider checking out Fort Shirley, which is another attraction in the area.

Harbors are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's plenty else to see during your stay. The table below lists other attractions that are closest.

Attractions Near Prince Rupert Bay
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Arbeedee Cinema Other Activities/Excursions -- -- Portsmouth
Fort Shirley Historic Site 1.3 mi. (2.1 km) NW 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth
Fort Shirley Welcome Center and Museum Museum 1.3 mi. (2.1 km) NW 1.3 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth
Cabrits Historical and Marine Park -- 1.5 mi. (2.3 km) NW 1.4 mi. West-Northwest of Portsmouth
Brandy Falls GeoFeature 1.8 mi. (2.7 km) E 1.6 mi. East-Southeast of Portsmouth
Hot Springs -- 1.9 mi. (3.5 km) SE 2.2 mi. South-Southeast of Portsmouth
Waitukubuli Trail: Borne to Penville Other Attraction 2.1 mi. (3.0 km) E 1.8 mi. East of Portsmouth
Cold Sulphur Springs -- 3.5 mi. (4.8 km) NNE 3.0 mi. North-Northeast of Portsmouth

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