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Reviewed 15 January 2016

I don't usually write reviews but felt compelled to write this one because I wish I had known about these issues before I booked. Overall, I was fairly disappointed with our stay. My husband and I spent two weeks traveling around the Caribbean where we...More

6  Thank KatherinefromCal
Response from Ayeola G, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Secret BayResponded 16 January 2016

Hi KatherinefromCal, Thank you for your review and detailed feedback. We are deeply sorry that we did not meet expectations, especially as we feel we could have done more to make your experience better. Every guest at Secret Bay means the world to us and...More

Reviewed 13 January 2016

My husband and I went to Secret Bay for our 6 day honeymoon. This was our first time in Dominica and what a delight it was. We live in the Caribbean so have been to most of the islands already. We chose Dominica because we...More

Thank Krista B
Response from Ayeola G, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Secret BayResponded 19 January 2016

Hi Krista, glad your memories of your first visit to Dominica are filled with such pleasurable moments. This island is nothing short of amaaaazing! Just waking up each day, breathing in the fresh air and taking in the sounds of birds chirping is a wonderful...More

Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Visiting Secret Bay was one of the most relaxing vacations I have been on in a long time. The staff was so friendly and accommodating, making sure we had everything we needed every day of our stay. Every meal was spectacular, and even though I...More

Thank Annaliese B
Response from Ayeola G, Sales & Marketing Coordinator at Secret BayResponded 19 January 2016

Hi Annaliese, we too hope you return again. Thanks for expressing your confidence in our staff, especially the Souce Shack Team. Reviews such as yours are always encouraging and I will pass on to the Team. They will love it!!!

Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

My wife and I have spent the last week with our family at Secret Bay in Dominicas. We wanted a place where we could be together as a family to just hang out and relax. We have had a fabulous time and have not been...More

1  Thank jldenooyer
Response from Ayeola G, Sales & Marketing Manager at Secret BayResponded 19 January 2016

Thanks for sharing your family with us during the Holiday Season. Anthea says hi, and hopes to see all of you again!

Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Wonderful resort with many modern amenities. The staff was outstanding and very accommodating. We were able to go on various excursions and explore the beauty of this Caribbean island and then return to a very gracious and restful place.The food was excellent-local fresh and the...More

1  Thank Dede D
Response from Ayeola G, Sales & Marketing Manager at Secret BayResponded 20 January 2016

Thanks Dede! We appreciate the feedback. It was our pleasure to host your group. We really love our kitchen staff and the effort they make to cater to the unique food requests of each guest. I will be sure to pass on your words of...More

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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Beachfront
Pool
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Pool
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Price range
USD 684 - USD 1,667 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
USD 684 - USD 1,667 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette
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10 May 2018|
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Response from Mike C | Reviewed this property |
The resort is closed until November 2018 and unless something has changed with the rebuild there is no spa. It was you can get a message in your bungalow. The island was clobbered by the Cat 4 hurricane last August and... More
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jam207297
14 August 2017|
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Response from Aussiedogs | Reviewed this property |
You pay for the food they stock Go out to eat. Enjoy the town and atmosphere. Prices are not that bad and everything we ate was awesome We brought back leftovers which gave us another meal. Please eat at Keepin... More
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Alecia S
18 June 2017|
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Response from Stephanie A | Property representative |
Hi Alecia S. Yes, there's great scuba diving near Secret Bay and all along the west coast of the island. Dominica is ranked a top 10 in the world and Secret Bay works with the best service providers on island - JC Ocean... More
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"rooms with pools have better views of the ocean"
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"We did self contained no pool room. The private pool rooms must be a total pleasure to experience."
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"Definitely book a villa with a pool"
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"Ylang Ylang are more affordable than Zabucos but enjoy the same amount of privacy and seclusion + plunge pool."
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