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Portsmouth Beach Hotel

The Portsmouth Beach Hotel is located just next door to the Picard Beach Cottages on Dominica’s longest sandy beach on the north-west coast of Dominica, just half a mile from the second town Portsmouth. Set in tropical lawns and garden this tourist class hotel offers 80 air-conditioned rooms and studios all with en-suite bathrooms and private balconies. Amenities include, telephone, refrigerator, cable television and complimentary Wifi.Portsmouth Beach Hotel is an informal and relaxing place which can be used as the ideal base from which to participate in any of the many adventures offered on the island, all of which can be arranged for you by the team of friendly and helpful staff all waiting the pleasure to share their Dominica with their guests.Choose to simply just stroll on the beach to enjoy the sand, sea and sun swimming and snorkeling on our coral reef just in front of our restaurant or for an exciting contrast, enjoy mountain hikes including along the Waitukubuli National Trail, island tours across Dominica, Historic & Cultural walks to the Cabrits National Park, guided row-boat tours up the Indian River (of Calypso’s river haunt fame in Pirates of the Caribbean 2), snorkeling off our reef just steps away, scuba diving in the Cabrits Marine Reserve, Whale Watching, Bird Watching in the Syndicate Parrot Preserve & Morne Diablotin National Park, trips to Secret Bay, and a plethora of other activities like river & waterfall bathing, kayaking in our Freshwater lakes or visiting various hot & cold springs, the Boiling Lake, tropical rainforest and more! Dining is in the friendly, relaxed atmosphere of Le Flambeau Restaurant at Beach Bar. Our well-stocked bar and lounge offers an extensive variety of tropical cocktails and the restaurant serves an eclectic menu of Creole, American and continental cuisine. Our produce and ingredients are sourced locally and organically wherever possible. Dining begins at 7am for breakfasts and the last dinner order is taken at 10pm. With the menu available all day, Le Flambeau is the ideal Beach spot on the island. Our Rates are Year-round with some specials during summer and festive seasons.En-suite Hotel Room: Our en-suite air-conditioned rooms are situated facing the sea only 150 meters away from the water’s edge and are equipped with one double bed, Telephone, Refrigerator, microwave, Cable TV, Wireless internet access, bathroom with shower and a private balcony.Studio: Our en-suite air-conditioned Studios are accommodated in our 3 storey building adjacent to the beach overlooking the coastline, beach and mountains views. They are all equipped with one double bed, Telephone, Kitchenettes with a refrigerator, microwave, and stove, Cable TV, Wireless internet access, bathroom with shower and a private balcony.Long Stays & Study AbroadLocated on Dominica’s longest sandy beach with its Le Flambeau Restaurant & Beach Bar only steps from the sea, Portsmouth Beach Hotel, PBH has for 3 decades provided the best location for University students & Study abroad programs in the North of the island. Set in a tropical garden and lawns is the 80 room Portsmouth Beach Hotel, strategically located as a premier location for students attending the adjoining Ross University or for those wishing to study abroad or attend medium to long-stay trips from 1 to 12 months. All our guests are given the same service and attention to their needs as we recognize the importance of safety, security, comfort and quiet relaxation is vitally important for successful studies. The added amenities of privacy, open fresh air balconies, telephone, high speed internet access, Cable TV, air conditioning, and kitchenettes add to students comfort while away from home.
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Business Centre with Internet Access
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

The 3 star reflects the cleanliness or should i say lack of in my room. There were dead bugs...beetles etc in bedroom and bathroom....a dead bird on my verandah...stained sheets and towels in the bathroom and although the bed itself was comfortable. ..2 pillows on...More

Date of stay: October 2018
1  Thank janie29
Reviewed 6 March 2018

For anyone thinking of booking here, don't! I booked this hotel accidentally, not realizing it was far from Roseau. I booked the reservation through a travel site. When I realized that it was too far from Roseau, I called the hotel to see if they...More

Date of stay: March 2018
2  Thank spgnut
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This hotel has a great location on the black volcanic sand beach but needs major updating. The rooms are tiny. The dock is unusable. The public restrooms are broken. Best to visit for morning sunbathing near the restaurant and stay at The Champs up the...More

Date of stay: March 2017
2  Thank AlliecatOOB
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Hotel with a home feel experience. I went on a week business trip to Dominica in the busiest month October. It was the only available and I did not regret it. It was good having a clean and comfortable room after a hard day's work.

Date of stay: October 2016
Thank Katie L
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed in the "suites" which are pretty much like motel rooms with a few basic kitchen items (sink, a few dishes, small refrigerator, microwave, and cook top). First the good. The rooms were very clean. The A/C worked well except for when the power...More

Date of stay: December 2016
2  Thank Brian S
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2 April 2016|
Response from dfran33 | Reviewed this property |
It is a few feet away from the University. Very close!
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"Choose a room on the third floor corner near the ocean"
6 Mar. 2017
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"Use the beach huts rather that the multi-storey block"
10 Feb. 2016
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"Cottages are right on the beach but the other rooms are excellent as well."
2 Sep. 2015
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"Have a high up room in the hotel block or better by a long way have a cabin which looked very nice and..."
15 Feb. 2015
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USD 80 - USD 128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
portsmouth beach
CaribbeanDominicaSaint John ParishPortsmouth
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