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 rainforests and waterfalls that stretch up behind their hotel.

Fort Young Hotel can also be a great option for vacationers looking for some after hours fun. They offer live entertainment 1 to 2 days per week, and there are some bars at the hotel you can visit after dinner as well.

Positioned near the center of downtown Roseau, Fort Young Hotel welcomes tourists wanting to stay in this neighborhood.


Guests will enjoy a restful night’s sleep in the quiet, clean, and comfortable guestrooms. Each of the guestrooms is ideal for both business and leisure travellers and appointed with a range of quality amenities including air-conditioning, ceiling fans, 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.

Featuring 73 rooms, Fort Young Hotel is a moderate-sized property. Their balance between and the special details of a small one, means visitors can enjoy the best of both worlds. Upon reviewing its overall quality, we've awarded this hotel a two and a half star rating.

Look below for a listing of in-room amenities offered by Fort Young Hotel.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Television
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Private Bath
  • Safe
  • Bathrobe
  • Telephone
  • Shower
  • Terrace
  • 120 AC
  • Internet Access Port
  • Balcony

Call the hotel if you require their amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

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.

After dinner the property comes to life with fun activities for all. They have an "Unwine Wednesday Special" of wines, martinis, and barbecue kebabs 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.

Your children will be constantly entertained with the hotel's game room and playground facilities. Babysitting services are also provided by the staff. Click here to learn more details.

For this location's general amenities, check the following list:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Playroom
  • Elevators
  • Water Skiing
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Fishing
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Duty Free Shop
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling
  • Horseback Riding

To make sure the particular activities you have in mind are available, it's a good idea to call ahead of time since these details tend to change. Visit this page to navigate to an in-depth description about the recreation and activities available at Fort Young Hotel.


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. Additionally, located right near the main lobby, one of the hotel's favorite gathering places is Bala's Bar. Here, you can meet over a drink, be it a beer or coffee, and order from a menu of light offerings to snack on as well.

In addition to the dining options on-site, those looking to find extra culinary variety might also consider the area's other local mealtime choices. Guests looking for a bite to eat will discover a limited but good selection of restaurants close-by. It's worth it to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, though Fort Young Hotel does have on-site dining, including Palisades Restaurant. To get more information about dining in the surrounding area, click here.

Guest Services

Fort Young Hotel provides guest services, including those that are listed below, helping you stay on track while enjoying your time on the property.

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

The property also boasts a couple of business amenities, which makes it a good choice for just about any trip, if one must bring business along while attending this area.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Center


There are many interesting sites and attractions near Fort Young Hotel. Some of the closest attractions include Lindo Park and The Botanical Gardens. If you plan to catch a few rays, like most tourists who come to enjoy Dominica's coast, you've no doubt made time for a few hours at the beach. Fortunately, you'll find Botanical Beach located a couple hundred yards from the hotel.

Among the closest notable areas to the hotel is Roseau. To get even more out of your stay, take a day trip to a neighboring city and perhaps some famous points of interest.

For more about what else is in the vicinity of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Victoria Street, downtown Roseau, Dominica

General: (767) 448-5000



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