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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 February 2016 via mobile

On being shown to our oceanfront room (208) we were a little disappointed. It was fairly dark and there was a peculiar smell. The bed was large and comfortable and the balcony had the advantage that you could see past the cruise ships, which must obscure the view from the oceanfront rooms 00 to 07 on each floor From the...

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Gaithersburg
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

We have a very comfortable ocean front room with a nice balcony, comfortable king sized bed, fridge, free wifi and a huge bathroom. Be aware that the tile floors are slippery if you come in from swimming. An easy chair would be a welcome addition but we bring in the balcony chairs. The street level lobby is the 5th floor...

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Hradec Kralove Region, Czech Republic
Reviewed 21 February 2016

I visited this hotel for the second time. Again he fulfilled my expectations. friendly staff, pleasant atmosphere, excellent service in the hotel bar. Views of the sea and mountains from the room is amazing. I recommend anyone who visits Roseau, spend at least one night in this friendly hotel.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

I have visited Dominica on many occasions and stayed with family. I had often lunched at the Fort Young. This time we spent a couple of nights there. The staff were very professional and attentive, the view from our room balcony was spectacular. When the cruise ship came in we were literally beside it. The food was tasty and the...

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Miami Springs, Florida
Reviewed 17 February 2016

Well appointed hotel, very close to the cruise port and downtown DOMINICA. Oceanfront rooms are great, the sound of the waves crashing was very relaxing; the other rooms , not so much. Great breakfast and friendly staff!

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Miami
Reviewed 15 February 2016

I have stayed at the Fort Young for years, but on my last stay, 27 January, it was the best ever. I don't know what management has done, but the new training has worked. The entire staff has a new, attitude, to do anything to make the stay the best possible. Well done.

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1Thank Al S
UK
Reviewed 12 February 2016

What you'd expect. Good location to get your bearings and have easy access to Roseau. Special mention for, and thanks to, Stevia at reception, a charming lady, who was really helpful to us in arranging ta suitable transfer to our next location.

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San Juan
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Even though it was a business trip and did not get to use the amenities. The staff was really amicable and nice. Excellent customer service. The rooms were really clean and neat. The hotel also smelled great including the rooms.

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Edenbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Rather a disappointing stay in a potentially atmospheric fort. The half a view coincides with a cruise ship in. Our room was a little tired - ceiling fan not working and a tired bathroom. Food in the restaurant was good, although same menu every night. The bed was reasonably comfortable. Service mixed but generally good. Information available to buy about...

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Lower Austria, Austria
Reviewed 4 February 2016

FYH is located at Roseau harbour. The location is perfect if you do not want to rent a car and drive on your own but book a guided tour. We were warmly welcomed, check in was easy and fast. We could not open the in-room safe, the staff responded very quickly. The room was ok, a little bit outdated, it...

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
First built in 1699, the Fort Young has been at the heart of Dominica's story for several hundred years. Travellers from across the globe have stayed within our walls from the very beginning, all sharing the same breath-taking setting that our guests do today. Today our site on the capital's main quay is still the focal point of the capital city, with the main market and ferry port connecting island hoppers to neighbouring islands just a minute's walk from our entrance. The Fort Young Hotel is a 3 star property with historical ambience and the most recognized name in quality hospitality services in Dominica The Fort Young marries traditional elegance with breath taking views of the ocean. Our 71 guest rooms and suites are ideal for both business and leisure travellers. All rooms are fully air-conditioned, with free wi-fi throughout and all feature a terrace or balcony offering the most dramatic sea and sunset views imaginable. The Fort Young is perfectly situated to discover all this island's treasures. You can dive or go whale watching directly from our jetty. Hike the rainforests and waterfalls that stretch up behind our hotel.     Whatever you desire to do, Fort Young is The Key to Dominica ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fort Young Hotel

Address: Victoria Street | P.O. Box 519, Roseau, Dominica
Region: Caribbean > Dominica > Saint George Parish > Roseau
Price Range: ₹ 9,679 - ₹ 17,200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Fort Young Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 71
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Hotel Fort Young
Fort Young Roseau
Fort Young Hotel Dominica/Roseau
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“Spring for the ocean view rooms near the water. The ones toward the back, you can hear street parties at night.”
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