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.


Prince Rupert Bay is located on the northwestern part of the island of Dominica, 3.6 miles south of Clifton; it is to the south-southwest of Portsmouth.

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

Nearby Restaurants

There are a multitude of eateries to select from in the community surrounding this harbor. Piccolos Hot Dog Stand is a great location to have a bite to eat at before visiting Prince Rupert Bay, and offers quick access to it. Piccolos Hot Dog Stand is a brief distance off, but removed enough that you may decide to arrange for having a means of transportation to get there. Also within a short distance, you and your group will encounter options like Cocoatown Cafe and Adaj Restaurant so if you're lucky, at least one of these close by options will delight the entire group.

Nearby Attractions

If you'd like to find out more about visiting a second harbor, visit Portsmouth Commercial Dock, located a little ways off, but within reach if you've got a car. Other local attractions include Arbeedee Cinema, which is within traveling range in Portsmouth. Also, you might consider making the trip to Fort Shirley, which is another nearby attraction.

If you can't wait to see as many of Dominica's attractions as possible, take a look at what is closest in the following table.

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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Location: Dominica


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