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Fort Young Hotel

3.0 of 5 Victoria Street | P.O. Box 519, Roseau, Dominica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Hungerford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

Stayed for 2 nights, half board in an ocean view room. Very average room, nice view though but only if the cruise ship isn't blocking it. Staff were fairly unhelpful, got the impression they didn't want to be there. Food was OK but on a half board package we would expect to be able to eat what we liked off... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

We had a good room, sea view deluxe or something like that. At 300 dollars a night, it should have been though. Phoned days to arrange an early checking so our toddler could get a nap. A pointless exercise as the snooty reception staff appeared to know nothing about this and did not facilitate it in any way. Food OK... More 

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Trondheim, Norway
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

Stayed 5 nights. Walking distance from the ferry. Had trouble finding the main entrance and reception area from the ground-level. Our room was in the old building near the busy road. Small, noisy and no seaview, but we enjoyed the colibri-trees near our balcony. Safebox in the room, but the room security was very low. The door-locker was nearly prehistoric!... More 

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Vancouver
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37 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2013

We stayed for 3 nights while scuba-diving and hiking in the park. Roseau is the best place to stay for these activities, and the Fort Young Hotel is the best accomodation option. It's quite an attractive hotel with large rooms and great balconies that face the sea: a perfect place to watch the sun go down. Unfortunately, cruise ships were... More 

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Hamburg
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

We booked a room on the Ford Side Andy moved rooms twice because of tue noise. The rooms itself are ok, The beds are very comfy but the rooms we had were so noisy that we had Trouble sleeping. The Rezeption staff was exceptionally nice Handling our complaints and gave us a room on the ocean Side on night 3.... More 

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Kinsale, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

I arrived at the Fort Young Hotel very late in the night due to the inefficiency of Liat Airlines. Although the restaurants and bar were closed they made food for me as I had not had dinner, accompanied with wine. I was truly grateful as the trip there was exhausting. I discovered that Liat is NEVER on time. I arrived... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

We stayed in the Fort Young for three days in January 2013. No ocean view rooms were available, so against the advice of TripAdvisor reviewers we stayed in a "fort" room. We were expecting the worst, but other than the fact that we had to shower in the dark, due to no lights in the shower stall, we had no... More 

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FortYoungHotel, Director of Sales at Fort Young Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest We Thank You for taking the time off to review the Fort Young Hotel and to let us know about your experience here. We always welcome this type of honest feedback which will allow us to continue to improve on our strengths and to develop strategies and actions to eliminate the weaknesses. The issues highlighted are now being... More 

Mpls, MN
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

We needed to stay in Roseau for a night before taking a ferry to Martinique and this hotel fit the bill. Nice clean room with amazing views. Complimentary bottles of water and a cool washcloth upon checking in. Free internet attracted a lot of people from the cruise ship to the lobby bar. The hotel is a few blocks from... More 

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Bridgetown, Barbados
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16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013

I was very skeptical about staying anywhere in Roseau after experiencing or seeing some of the fine lodges and guest houses on offer in the countryside, but I stayed at Fort Young twice and each occasion has been just perfect when doing business in Roseau. The rooms are very well appointed. They could be kept a bit cleaner, especially the... More 

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FortYoungHotel, Director of Sales at Fort Young Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Guest Thank you for your review of the Fort Young Hotel. We appreciate your feedback and look forward to hosting you again soon. Marvlyn James Sales and Marketing Manager More 

London, United Kingdom
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94 reviews 94 reviews
46 hotel reviews
177 helpful votes 177 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2013

The hotel does not deserve 3 stars. My rating of them is 2.5 stars. So, where to begin? Well, I had to stay for 5-6 days in Dominica on a important business meeting. Since , their are no famous chains of hotels in Dominica, this is one of the most famous. options. Their were other options as well, when I... More 

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FortYoungHotel, Director of Sales at Fort Young Hotel, responded to this review

Hi Guest Thank you for your review. We appreciate your feedback both positives and negatives. We will do our best to ensure that the negatives are dealt with and that we continue to improve on the positive aspects of the hotel. Our main goal is to offer excellent service to our guest at all times and regret that your stay... More 

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Address: Victoria Street | P.O. Box 519, Roseau, Dominica
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Location: Caribbean > Dominica > Saint George Parish > Roseau
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Fort Young Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 71
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Also Known As:
Hotel Fort Young
Fort Young Roseau
Fort Young Hotel Dominica/Roseau

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