Perfect nourishment for body and soul...

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Rhapsody in Red

Hundreds of exotic plant species weave a rich and colorful
tapestry of botanical life in the Papillote Tropical Gardens.

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Flashes of Brilliance

Shimmering with gaudy iridescence, hummingbirds
like this purple-throated carib are one of 30 indigenous
avians you can spot in the gardens of Papillote.

Explore

No TV. No Telephone.

No problem.  Escape to Papillote and immerse yourself
in our all-natural solitude, where the symphony of the
rainforest will be music to your ears.

Escape

Create your own enchanting experience at Papillote Wilderness Retreat!

Romance

Build your dream getaway, exotic tropical honeymoon or out-of-this-world destination wedding around Papillote’s extraordinary natural beauty, relaxing volcanic hot mineral pools and divine dining.

Relaxation

Soak up the serenity in one of our iconic volcanic hot mineral pools.  Lose yourself (or find yourself!) in Papillote’s renowned tropical gardens, a delightful mélange of butterflies, hummingbirds and exotic botanical wonders.

Adventure

Dive Dominica’s pristine reefs or pick a peak for a day of Caribbean-style hiking, climbing or canyoning. We’re the gateway to extraordinary sights like the legendary Boiling Lake and the thunderous twin Trafalgar Falls.

Discovery

Opportunities abound to immerse yourself in the history and culture of Dominica.  Delve into the pre-Columbian origins of the indigenous Kalinago people, or read the story of Papillote’s history as a pioneer of sustainable eco-tourism.


“Everything about Papillote is exceptional, from the delicious, traditional Creole cookery to the utterly serene surroundings and the charming staff.”

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