Fort Young Hotel

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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 the perfect spot for travelers looking for some after-dinner fun. They offer live shows 1 to 2 days per week, and there are some bars on-location to choose from as well.

Located in the heart of downtown Roseau, Fort Young Hotel happily welcomes travelers who are thinking about staying 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.

With its 73 rooms, Fort Young Hotel is a moderate-sized accommodation option. Their combination of the convenient features of a larger property means visitors won't have to compromise. This hotel has been given a rating of two and a half stars, for its amenities, value, and more.

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

If you have a certain requirement for your vacation, you can contact the hotel by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

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 for more details.

For other general amenties at this location, take a look at the list below:

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

If you don't want any surprises upon arrival, it's a good idea to double check with the property because these details are often in flux. To view our in-depth discussion about the specific recreation and activities that Fort Young Hotel offers, click here.


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 what's available on-location, guests looking to find further culinary variety should also investigate some of the other nearby dining establishments. Vacationers who stay at Fort Young Hotel will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It's a good idea to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, though Fort Young Hotel does have 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 offers guest services, including those in the following list, helping you stay on track while enjoying your time on Dominica.

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

This property also has a few business amenities, doubly great for professionals who must bring along business or attend meetings in this region.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Business Center


You will notice lots of attractions close to Fort Young Hotel. Some of the closest attractions are Lindo Park and The Botanical Gardens. If you want to have fun and relax at the same time, like most travelers visiting this area, your itinerary will surely include a side trip to the beach. Fortunately, you'll find Botanical Beach just a meager trip off from the hotel.

The hotel is located near Roseau, a beautiful part of the island for vacationers to stop over.

For additional information about other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Victoria Street, downtown Roseau, Dominica

General: (767) 448-5000



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