Jean Rhys House

One of Dominica's most famous people, Jean Rhys, was a writer whose works became famous on the island and throughout the British Empire. She grew up in a house on Independence and Cork Street, which was described frequently in her short stories as well as her autobiography. Now, visitors who have been fans of her work have the opportunity to tour this house and see if real life stacks up to her imagination.

Staying Close

Consider staying in downtown Roseau if you plan on visiting Jean Rhys House, since those visiting this region of Dominica will be excited to have easy access to this historic attraction for the duration of their trip. There is a fair selection of lodgings in the region around Jean Rhys House.

Hotels near Jean Rhys House
Hotel Type Distance Direction
La Flamboyant Hotel -- --
Sutton Place Hotel Hotel -- --
Madinina Lodgings Guest house -- --
Bon Mache Guest house -- --
Garraway Hotel Hotel 0.2 mi. (1.0 km) SSW
Narakiels Inn Guest house -- --
Fort Young Hotel Hotel 0.2 mi. (1.1 km) S

Location and What's Nearby

Jean Rhys House guests looking to enjoy themselves further, often choose to go to Botanical Beach, a beach in the region, and an ideal place to relax in the sand following a trip to this site.


Contact Information

Location: Cork Street, downtown Roseau, Dominica


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