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Papillote Wilderness Retreat

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Room & Suite (28)
Pool & Beach (8)
Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
  • 1 May 2017
    “This is a historic site, carved into the rain forest on the side of a dormant volcano...”
  • 6 Apr 2017
    “Walk to Trafalgar Falls, great food, amazing plants .”
Trafalgar Falls Road Box 2287, Roseau 811 Dominica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
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Reviewed 1 May 2017

The rooms are clean and well equipped but don't expect 600ct sheets or the most modern bath or furnishings. Private patios outside your room and ours ( #10) had a natural hot spring hot tub at the door. Wake up to hummingbirds and bird calls...More

Date of stay: April 2017
1  Thank Michael L
Reviewed 6 April 2017

A bit of a drive from the airport ,but 10 minutes fro Roseau ,Papillot was tucked into the hillside amidst giant tropical ferns and horticultural wonders. Our room(#10) was 66 steps up from the resto. It was a bit dated but felt like camping in...More

Date of stay: March 2017
Thank grinnellrobin
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Thank you to all the great staff at Papillote! The food was amazing, the service gracious and Marcel's tour was superb! Our group all enjoyed every aspect of the tour and lunch and to top it off with a long soak in the spa pools...More

Date of stay: March 2017
2  Thank AWaki
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The grounds here are incredible. The owner, Ann Baptiste, celebrated her 87th birthday while we visited and she'd been on the island building this place for nearly 50 years. She has planted an amazing grounds with the most magnificent plants, that attract butterflies and birds....More

Date of stay: January 2017
1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This was, in a word, splendid. Made arrangements on our own before we left home for a day trip. Just us and, of course our guide, Marcel, and no other passengers. Caught a cab at the port (take your pick, there are many), half hour...More

Date of stay: January 2017
1  Thank dehere
Response from hannaclara, Owner at Papillote Wilderness RetreatResponded 5 January 2017

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your "Interlude" with us. We endeavour to give an unforgettable experience of Dominica and are happy for the feedback that we have succeeded

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About
Description
A small secluded hotel at the head of the beautiful Roseau River Valley with comfortable charming rooms overlooking gardens, mountains, waterfalls and pristine rainforest wilderness.Dine in our Rainforest More Restaurant on fresh caught fish, prawns or chicken prepared with all the fabled spices of our Island's rich cultural heritageWander through four acres of nurtured wilderness amidst a world class collection of bromeliads, begonias, gingers and aroids. Bathe in our natural hot mineral pools. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$100 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Papillote Wilderness Retreat Hotel Roseau
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Papillote Wilderness Retreat Dominica/Roseau
Location
Caribbean > Dominica > Saint George Parish > Roseau
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$100 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Papillote Wilderness Retreat Hotel Roseau
,
Papillote Wilderness Retreat Dominica/Roseau
Location
Caribbean > Dominica > Saint George Parish > Roseau
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Traveller (96)
Room & Suite (28)
Pool & Beach (8)
Dining (6)
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adventuremom2015
17 October 2015|
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Response from hannaclara | Property representative |
We are located in the Roseau Valley, along the road to the Trafalgar Falls which is about a 15 minute walk East of Papillote We are about a 15 minute drive from Roseau, the capitol of Dominica We are open from November 1st... More
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Janet C
8 October 2014|
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Response from hannaclara | Property representative |
I am sorry but we are closed for the month of October when we maintain our systems and renovate We reopen on November 1st
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Room Tips
"The largest and best is #10 because of the hot tub"
michaellP5560KK
1 May 2017
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"Lots of stairs. No AC."
grinnellrobin
6 Apr 2017
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"room 6 for valley views; room 10 for privacy. Other rooms more budget friendly"
C6144FLlisaw
8 Jan 2017
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"Room #6 has two bedrooms with spectacular view from the front porch."
digitalpics
23 Nov 2016
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