Secret Bay Resort

Secret Bay is the definitive paradise oasis. Nestled in shore side hills with a river and two beaches just below, the villas and bungalows of Secret Bay provide unparalleled luxury amidst unspoiled, unbelievable beauty. The accommodations aren't the only luxurious part of Secret Bay; personal chefs, watersports equipment, private massages and yoga lessons, and a private one-man jazz concert are just some of the extraordinary features of Secret Bay.

Active travelers will be kept plenty busy at Secret Bay Resort, as they'll encounter an impressive variety of recreational options. Regardless of what you're searching for, whether it's action on the water or on land, this beach-side destination will have you covered. If you are planning a conference or are coming with a group, this group-friendly lodging can make organizing a bit less worrisome.

Situated on the island of Dominica, close to Dublanc, Secret Bay Resort welcomes travelers who are interested in staying on this beautiful island. It's south-southwest of the center of Portsmouth.


The luxurious guestrooms at Secret Bay include fully-equipped kitchens, and when guests want to whip something up, the staff will help with procuring local produce or guests can venture to the daily markets at Portsmouth or Roseau themselves, an exciting and enriching experience to be sure. In addition to the fully-equipped kitchens, guestrooms feature high-speed Internet, a Kindle with daily international newspapers, an iPod dock with surround sound, a full audio-visual system with DVD player and a selection of movies, and luxurious furnishings bathrooms. Guests can also opt for extra in-room amenities like a personal chef, pre-stocked food, organic food baskets, and even a private one-man jazz concert en-suite in the evening (only in the villas).

The main guestrooms are the Bungalows. These sustainably-built two-floor bungalows are up on the hillside nestled amidst nature with breathtaking views of the river and ocean below, offering a purely serene atmosphere for guests to relax.

The Zabuco Honeymoon Villa is named after a tree known for its aphrodisiac qualities, the reason being immediately apparent at first glance. This ultra-romantic, ultra-luxurious villa has a 180-degree view of the mountains and sea, offering the feeling of being perched above or even floating above the island paradise. The floors and interiors are made of Guyanese Greenheart, and the furniture is locally-made Dominican Red Cedar.

The Zing Zing Villas are two bedroom villas raised above the ground, providing guests with the same floating feeling as in the Zabuco Honeymoon Villa. These villas feature spectacular views, luxurious relaxation inside and outside, and the same type of beautiful interiors, flooring, and furnishings as in the honeymoon villa.

With respect to overall quality, we've given this lodge a rating of 4 stars.

An overview of the in-room features and amenities available at Secret Bay Resort is provided below.

  • Microwave
  • 220 AC
  • Refrigerator
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • Bath Tub
  • AM/FM Alarm Clock
  • Safe
  • In-Room Jacuzzi
  • King Bed
  • Mini Bar
  • Kitchen
  • Television
  • Desk in Room
  • Sitting Area
  • Private Bath
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Radio
  • Terrace
  • Washer/Dryer in Unit
  • Internet Access Port
  • Balcony

Check with the property to ensure the availability of their amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Secret Bay has not one but two idyllic beaches with excellent swimming conditions- Tiaby Beach and soft-sand Secret Beach. Secret Beach in particular features spectacular snorkeling thanks to clear teal water and coral and other rich sea life, and Secret Bay has swimming and snorkeling gear ready for guests. There is also exciting cave swimming around, an adventure that a staff member will join guests on their first time.

The Cario River empties itself amidst the mangroves at Tibay Beach and also provides great swimming with cooler waters. Kayaks and paddle boards are available for guests who want to go out to sea a bit, and mountain bikes are available for exploring the island (which can also be done with some excellent hiking nearby). Yoga classes, private massages, couples' massages, and cooking classes are also available from the privacy of a guest's villa.

To view this lodging's general amenities, check the following list:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Yoga
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Kayaking
  • Movies
  • Bicycling
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Complimentary Health Club
  • Sports Available
  • Personal Watercraft
  • Snorkeling

However, since these details tend to change, it's best to contact the lodging if you want to be certain the hotel has exactly what you expect. To find out more info about the types of recreation and activities available at Secret Bay Resort, click here.


The Souce Shack is an informal outdoor snack bar with homemade snacks, smoothies, fresh-squeezed juice, and even evening meals. This is the location for informal get togethers where guests can get to know each other and the staff over fresh juice and a sunset.

Secret Bay offers to pre-stock kitchens with guests' favorite food as will as local, organic goods for when they need to cook for themselves; organic food baskets are also available. When cooking sounds too laborious (or a professional's touch is desired), privately cooked meals are available (two meals a day maximum). Special accommodations can be made based on special diets. Guests can also request a personal renowned Dominican chef for a meal. Guests are of course welcome to go down to Portsmouth and eat out at a restaurant, that is if they can pry themselves away from their luxurious accommodations.

In addition to on-site dining options, visitors looking to find further culinary diversity might also want to consider the region's other local dining selections. Visitors staying at Secret Bay Resort will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants close-by. It's never a bad idea to learn about the nearby restaurants, even though Secret Bay Resort has on-site dining. Click here for more information on this area's dining choices.

Guest Services

Also included with these accommodations are guest services -- including the ones listed below -- are ready to help you get the most out of your vacation on Dominica.

  • Car Rental Desk
  • Tour Desk
  • Concierge
  • Complimentary Newspaper
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Meal Plan - MAP/Half-board
  • Maid Service
  • Laundry/Valet

The property also boasts a few business amenities, making it a well-equipped option for any visit, if there's a possibility for bringing business along.

  • Group Friendly
  • Desk in Room


Guests will encounter plenty of attractions in the vicinity of Secret Bay Resort. Some of the closest attractions are Hot Springs, Arbeedee Cinema, and Brandy Falls. Since this lodge is located directly on Secret Beach, it is a perfect fit for anyone who wants to experience the area's beautiful coastal region.

One of the closest areas of interest to the lodge is Portsmouth. To get even more out of your stay, take a side trip to a noteable nearby town to explore the sights and sounds they have to offer.

For our comprehensive article on other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Ross Boulevard, Dominica Dominica

Phone: (767) 445-4444



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