Fort Young Hotel

Nestled at the edge of a cliff overlooking the Caribbean Sea, cradled in the beauty of Dominica's mountainous landscape, is the Fort Young Hotel, "The Key to Dominica."

The Fort Young is perfectly situated to discover all this island's treasures, ideally situated for city meetings and trips around the island; you can dive or go whale watching directly from their jetty. Hike the rain forests and waterfalls that stretch up behind their hotel.

Fort Young Hotel can also be a good place for guests looking to relax after dinner. They feature live entertainment 1 to 2 days per week, and there are a few fun bars on the property you can visit after dinner as well.

Situated near the center of downtown Roseau, Fort Young Hotel happily welcomes guests who are thinking about basing their vacation in this neighborhood.


Guests will enjoy a restful night’s sleep in the quiet, clean, and comfortable guestrooms. Each guestroom is ideal for both business and leisure travelers, all appointed with a range of quality amenities including air-conditioning, direct dial telephones, cable TV, Wi-Fi and wired Internet access, a well-appointed bathroom, a terrace or balcony with the most dramatic sea and sunset views you can imagine, and comfortable furnishings.

Fort Young Hotel is a mid-sized option, with a total of 73 rooms. Their balance between the space of a larger property makes it easy for all types of guests to feel comfortable.

This hotel has been awarded a 3 star rating from Caribya! after considering ambience, style, public spaces and furnishings. You can learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Below, you can see a list of in-room amenities found at Fort Young Hotel.

  • Telephone
  • Twin Bed
  • Bath Tub
  • 120 AC
  • Queen Bed
  • Mini-Fridge
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Air Conditioned
  • Ironing Board
  • Television
  • Desk in Room
  • Sitting Area
  • Private Bath
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Iron
  • Coffee Maker
  • Bathrobe
  • Shower
  • King Bed
  • Terrace
  • Balcony

If you want to make sure your room will have all the necessities, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

If you decide to stay with Fort Young Hotel, be sure to take the time and visit the old fort architecture that can still be seen throughout he hotel, from the pool and lobby to even some of the rooms. You can ask the front desk for a full list of where the original building can still be seen.

Fort Young Hotel has partnered with Dive Dominica to provide its guests with superb scuba diving services and amenities, like equipment rentals, PADI certification courses, dive excursions, and equipment repair.

Guests can enjoy an in-room or balcony treatment for the on-site Zemi Spa. Revitalize and relax with one of their signature services which include Swedish, hot stone, and deep tissue massage.

After dinner the property comes to life with fun activities for all. They have "Tasting Tuesdays" offering guests samples from the Palisade's Restaurant menu, as well as "Friday Night Cocktails and Conversation" each week to get the ball rolling, allowing guests to relax, get to know one another, and just have fun in a relaxed, comfortable environment.

To view this location's general amenities, take a look at the following list:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Yoga
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Elevators
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Duty Free Shop
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling

If you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available, don't hesitate to contact the location since these details tend to change. Visit this page to go to a comprehensive description about the types of activities that Fort Young Hotel offers.


Dining at Fort Young Hotel

The Palisades Restaurant is their onsite eatery. Set on the waterfront, they offer a range of delicious local specialties and international favorites that rely heavily on ingredients that can be found locally. Beneath the Palisades Restaurant, with a view to match, Warner’s Bar combines a relaxing and casual seaside setting with cocktail sophistication where staff offers five-star service and a range of signature cocktails, inclusive of their legendary rum punch—a prized recipe that’s always on tap. The Warner’s Bar also offers a light snack menu.

Besides what's available on-location, vacationers hoping to find further culinary variety might also be interested in some of the area's other nearby eateries. Guests looking for a bite to eat will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants close-by. It might save you time to get familiar with the nearby options, even though Fort Young Hotel has dining of its own, including Palisades Restaurant. Click here for more info on the availability of food in this area.

Guest Services

Fort Young Hotel provides guest services, including the ones in the list below, which means you can let go of those few details and enjoy your relaxing trip to Dominica.

  • Complimentary Wake-up Service
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Tour Desk

Also provided are some business amenities, making it a well-equipped option for any visit, if one must bring business along while attending this area.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Desk in Room


You will find numerous attractions located near Fort Young Hotel. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Lindo Park, The Botanical Gardens, and Windsor Park. If you plan to catch a few rays, like most travelers who visit Dominica, your vacation wouldn't be complete without a few peaceful hours at the beach. Botanical Beach, one of the nearest, is located a couple hundred yards to the southeast of this hotel.

The hotel is located near Roseau, a particularly enjoyable destination for sightseers to stop over.

For additional information about what's located near Fort Young Hotel, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Victoria Street, downtown Roseau, Dominica

General: (767) 448-5000



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