Rana Good

Secret Bay

Portsmouth

by: Rana Good

  • Why

    Quick trip to Dominica from Martinique.

  • When

    February

  • Who

    My boyfriend and I.

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Highs + Lows

  • Incredible one-of-a-kind secluded cliffside location, which leads to a private beach.

  • The staff is extremely attentive and friendly

  • You never have to leave your villa as you have a private chef, pool, massage services and Bose music system right at your fingertips.

  • Lush greenery, spectacular views.

  • Can take some time to get to. but the hotel arranges transfers.

: 48/50
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  • Life Changing

  • Environmental Consciousness

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  • Night's Sleep

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  • Amenities

  • Stealable Stuff

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Important Bits

  • Type

    Sustainable luxury villas.

  • Vibe

    Eco-friendly luxury, idyllic, serene.

  • Location

    Cliffside in Portsmouth, an hour away from the capital Rouseau.

  • Rooms

    Six private villas.

  • Music

    Each room has Bose speaker systems for you to play your own tunes. You can also have a local musician come and serenade you on your private deck.

  • Year Opened

    2011

  • Designed By

    Fruto Vivas

  • Pool/Gym

    Some villas have a private pool.

  • Restaurant

    The villas offer private chefs and there is also a fine dining restaurant.

  • Bar

    The Source Shack, a beach-based bar.

  • Minibar

    The hotel stocks your fridge with anything you would like in advance.

  • Wifi

    Yes

  • Children

    Over 12 welcome, but geared towards couples.

  • Price

    Expensive luxury.

In the Area

Dominica is famous for its 115-mile national hiking trail. It can also be experienced by sea which provides you with historical background of the island as well amazing views of nature.

Waitukubuli National Trail by Sea

Waitukubuli National Trail, Portsmouth, Dominica

Dominica is famous for its 115-mile national hiking trail. It can also be experienced by sea which provides you with historical background of the island as well amazing views of nature.

The water in Dominica is crystal clear and you have a chance to hunt the invasive fish species lion fish while you’re at sea. They will prepare your catch for you at Secret Bay.

Lionfish Hunting

Portsmouth, Dominica

The water in Dominica is crystal clear and you have a chance to hunt the invasive fish species lion fish while you’re at sea. They will prepare your catch for you at Secret Bay.

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Secret Bay

Secret Bay, Portsmouth, Saint John Parish, Dominica

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