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Fort Young Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Victoria Street | P.O. Box 519, Roseau, Dominica
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Ranked #1 of 7 hotels in Roseau
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My boyfriend and I stayed a couple of nights at Fort Young Hotel. We were immediately charmed by the kindness of the staff, from the waiter at the bar to the reception and restaurant. All staff took very good care of us, naturally checking on us when appropriate, chatting with us in a welcoming way. The room was very clean... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I spent four days in Dominica in March, a welcome contrast to the brutal winter in our home city of Toronto. From the phone call I made in January to book our room, I had a very positive feeling about the hotel and this first impression was accurate. We had an ocean view room in the new... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is class. From the beautiful sights and views of the ocean, especially at sunset, to the friendly people and good food and a great bar. This place is the place to stay. There is not much in Roseau, but don't let that fool you. The reason to go there is for the nature and the diving. Loved the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

There are not many choices of hotels on the island but fort young was excellent. The staff was friendly. The activities desk lady, Sonya, just wasnt that great at helping me zero in on what I wanted to do on the island. She was a very nice lady but not a good salesperson or marketing. Everyone i encountered was friendly,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to stay in one of the worlds best kept secret old style colonial hotel , equal to Raffels or Sheperds , then immerse your self here ! its very colonial , and the view from the dining balcony, up the waterfornt overlooking the hustle and bustle of island life is absorbing !Yes cruise ships come and go... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If I'm grading in comparison to other options in Roseau or Dominica, it's more of a 5. If it's in comparison to other Caribbean, North American, or boutique places in Dominica, it's more of a 3. It worked really well for me, as I was in Dominica for work and only had a short time for fun. Roseau is a... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at the Fort Young for a conference I was helping to organise. The staff were amazing- very helpful and flexible. Helped us to pull everything together- often at the last minute. Location is great- fantastic waterfront views and the restaurant and terrace areas have the perfect backdrops for events.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a lovely ocean front room with a little balcony. Great view and very comfortable. The entire property is beautiful and well-maintained. The pool is lovely and features a waterfall. My son loved it! You're situated right in town so it's very convenient. They also have an activities desk which offers interesting day excursions.

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San Diego, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The oceanfront suite we had was very large and spacious which included a master bedroom suite with large bathroom area, shower and tub, as well as a separate living room area with sofa, chairs, kitchenette, and table. We loved waking up to the waves every morning. The hotel restaurants and staff were really friendly and the food was excellent. It... More

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed in one of the oceanfront suites, and it was huge! As big as some people's homes! And it had a very large balcony overlooking the water. Cruise ships come in a couple days a week and dock very close to the hotel, but we didn't hear them and they did not block our view. Staff was super friendly... More

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Additional Information about Fort Young Hotel

Also Known As:
Hotel Fort Young
Fort Young Roseau
Fort Young Hotel Dominica/Roseau
Address: Victoria Street | P.O. Box 519, Roseau, Dominica
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Location: Caribbean > Dominica > Saint George Parish > Roseau
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 7 hotels in Roseau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Fort Young Hotel 3*
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 
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