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San Mateo, California
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful location, but it's on the other side of the island for any tours or other activities that are happening. So, if you want to go Roseau to go snorkeling or start a hike, it's at least a 1-hour drive over very narrow, windy roads. If you're looking for a place to just stay at and experience...

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Loved our stay at Rosalie Bay and have been monitoring road repairs and other site accessibility to return to Dominica. We got a turtle call every night we were there and it was an amazing experience to watch a giant leatherback come in and lay eggs. Food on site was good and smoothies excellent. So much is walkable in the...

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Daryl A, General Manager at Rosalie Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear HikerGail, Turtle season is a special time of year, and we’re pleased that you experienced lots of turtle activity during your stay. Since adult turtles tend to come ashore to lay eggs at night, we’re glad you took advantage of our Turtle Wakeup Calls and did not miss a magical moment! We hope to welcome you back soon for...

East Anglia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for 4 nights in July - the weather was rainy (but fun as tropical rain can be!), Dominica is the real Caribbean - lush and green, mountains covered with tropical plants. All around Rosalie Bay there are forests and birdsong. We went to Champagne Reef for snorkelling which was lovely. Don't self drive in Dominica though, it...

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Daryl A, General Manager at Rosalie Bay Resort, responded to this review

Hi safarigirl68, Thank you for taking the time to share feedback from your visit to Rosalie Bay Resort. We’re delighted you enjoyed your accommodations, cuisine, excursions and wildlife experiences. It’s wonderful you were able to see the hatchlings head out to sea! Our owners Bev and Oscar founded the first sea turtle conservation program on Dominica, and we appreciate your...

Tillamook, Oregon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After an hour-long scenic drive from the airport you come upon the gated entrance to Rosalie Bay Resort. This spacious 28 room eco-luxury resort is located on the ruggedly beautiful east coast of Dominica, the nature island. It is apparent a lot of care and attention went into the design of this gorgeous property. Beautiful and spacious gardens of fruit...

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Daryl A, Manager at Rosalie Bay Resort, responded to this review

Hi bmitchell2015, We appreciate you taking the time to share your experience with other travelers. Your detailed account perfectly highlights the peaceful setting of our eco resort. Everything we do at Rosalie Bay is inspired by nature — including our cuisine. Each dish is prepared using only the freshest ingredients, most of which are sourced from local fishermen, farmers and...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent 5 nights at Rosalie and loved it, even tho the blessed turtles didnt turn up! The location is great, thundering Atlantic beating down on wonderfully strangled and wind distorted trees against the calm and damp background of the rain forest, with a peaceful river alongside. Very good programme of informal treks etc... The resort, dreadful and misleading word,...

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Daryl A, General Manager at Rosalie Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jonathon R, We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed your 5-night stay at our eco-resort on the Nature Island. It was truly a labor of love for owner Bev Deikel in creating Rosalie Bay to blend nicely into the ocean and riverfront setting. Zahir is one of our most loved tour guides and is a wealth of information...

Tobermory, Ontario
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is a very peaceful and quiet location in beautifully kept grounds. Lots of good walking trails nearby. The food was always good (we stayed nine days) and the staff friendly and helpful. Our room (402) faced the river and the balcony was a great place for birdwatching - 20 species from there alone! Our room was spacious, with a...

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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

The location for Rosalie Bay is stunning but it is a long way from anywhere and with several disappointing evening meals and the food being more miss than hit, I'd say your money may be better spent elsewhere. Food was also inconsistent with the shrimp salad presented differently 3 evenings running with varied success in terms of taste and quality....

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Daryl A, General Manager at Rosalie Bay Resort, responded to this review

Dear Sir or Madam, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on your recent stay at Rosalie Bay. We are glad you found the resort to be the peaceful setting for rest and relaxation. Our Gló Spa is a highlight with its location right on Rosalie River and can be a treat after enjoying one of our...

North Wales, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I went to Dominica (an island I had never heard of) to visit my granddaughter at Ross University in Portsmouth, and chose to stay at Rosalie Bay Resort determined simply by the reviews of other visitors. I was not disappointed! Even though she and I ended up being at opposite ends of the island, it was no problem. The drivers...

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South Dartmouth, Massachusetts
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I just finished my third visit to Rosalie Bay Resort. The location is like no other Eastern Caribbean resort I know: a fresh water river flowing down from the mountains on one side, a wild Atlantic Ocean Beach on another and rain forested, cloud shrouded, mountains all around. There is something about the air at Rosalie Bay that makes me...

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Oxnard, California, United States
Reviewed 15 February 2017

My wife and I own homes in California as well as on a hill high in Castle Comfort, just on the other side of Dominica, above Roseau. We love our Dominica home, the beauty that surrounds us. But coming over to Rosalie Bay Resort for a holiday within our longer Dominica getaway reminds us even more stunningly beautiful Dominica is....

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Daryl A, Manager at Rosalie Bay Resort, responded to this review

Hi Daniel J, It was a pleasure welcoming you to Rosalie Bay Resort. We appreciate you recognizing our owner Beverly’s vision for our eco resort. Built by hand over the course of nine years, Rosalie Bay is truly a labor of love for Bev and upholds her commitment to the local community. We’re delighted you enjoyed the peacefulness and tranquility...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rosalie Bay Resort is an eco-luxury and wellness retreat nestled in the foothills of the Morne Trois Pitons where the Rosalie River greets the Atlantic Ocean. This hand-built sanctuary seamlessly blends into its 22-acre lush surroundings with 28 spacious rooms and suites, a nature-inspired spa, personalized wellness program, organic cuisine and a protected black sand beach where endangered sea turtles nest. Stunning natural beauty and elegant, modern touches work in perfect harmony to create a vacation that is simply magical. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rosalie Bay Resort

Address: Rosalie 0009, Dominica
Region: Caribbean > Dominica > Saint David Parish > Rosalie
Price Range: ₹ 15,364 - ₹ 23,597 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Rosalie Bay Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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Rosalie Bay Hotel Roseau
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“Check to make sure air conditioning is working!”
jeank100, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Our room was a sea front suite and was huge! Upstairs is better as you have more of a view.”
  • inside our sea view suite
  • our room top left (corner end of the resort facing the beach)
safarigirl68, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“River View better than Ocean View on account of the roar of the breakers - tho' some might like that.”
  • The view from the bridge as you enter the resort.
billcb, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Judging by my room, I would assume every room is good.”
CML3334, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“All rooms fine with fridge, TV, coffee maker, bathrobes, verandah with lounge chairs, chairs/sofa with cushions, AC, ceiling fans”
harriet789, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
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