Sailing and Boating Near Portsmouth

Considering the option of renting a boat? Be sure to look at the following table if you want to get in touch with area charter services.

Charter and Rental Services
Name Phone Location
Providence Boating (767) 445-3008 Portsmouth
Sanctuary Yacht Charters (561) 735-4472 Prince Rupert Bay - 1.2 mi. (2.0 km) South of Portsmouth
Wave Dancer (767) 245-2017 Portsmouth


When you reach Dominica's waters, contact the Port Authority via VHF Channel 16, and they will direct you where to go. Be prepared with two copies of the ship's stores as well as two copies of your crew and passenger list. When everything has been checked and you have been cleared, you'll receive a cruising permit and be allowed to sail around the island for one month.

Nearby Anchorages
Location Latitude Longitude
Prince Rupert Bay - 0.6 mi. (1.0 km) West-Northwest of Portsmouth 15.5814841108 -61.463227272
Toucari Bay - 2.4 mi. (3.8 km) North of Portsmouth 15.6101974895 -61.4655661688
Marceau Bay - Capuchin 15.6295427829 -61.4644289017

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