Dominica has some deals for you in 2023


After a successful 2022 with strong visitor arrival numbers, Dominica is preparing to accommodate the continued demand with even more opportunities for travelers to experience the beauty and culture of the Nature Island. Just in time for the winter travel season, Discover Dominica has released new destination updates, as well as seasonal specials and offerings.

December marked the one-year anniversary of American Airlines’ direct, nonstop service to Dominica (DOM) from Miami International Airport (MIA), making it easier than ever for U.S. travelers to get to The Nature Island.

Silver Airways (American Airlines, JetBlue, United, Delta) is a code share partner with American Airlines, JetBlue, United and Delta. Silver Airways recently upgraded their service to Dominica with the transition from their 34 seat Saab 340 aircraft to their 48 seat ATR aircraft to serve the SJU/DOM route.

Secret Bay, the island’s most well-known luxury resort, has unveiled new amenities including Mouben Welcome House,

Secret Bay Villa

Gwiyavye’ Lap Pool & Bar, and Zing Zing Lounge. In 2023, the resort will debut eight new villas, bringing the total room count to 20. 

Fort Young Hotel & Dive Resort recently launched a new All-Inclusive, Island-Included experience package, allowing visitors to easily connect with the island and local community. By involving independent tour operators and local food and beverage providers, the new package create unique opportunities for guests while also supporting the community at large.

Hotel the Champs has launched a new yoga and aqua fitness program for both group and individual, private sessions. Additionally, the hotel has just released a new 2023 special that is perfect for couples. The Sunset package includes accommodations, a sunset dinner for two, and VAT with rates starting at $905 for a five-night stay.

VJ’s Guesthouse offers apartment-style accommodations with three new packages to choose from. The Weekend Escape Package includes a three-night stay, welcome drink, tour of Mero Beach and unlimited WIFI for $80 per person. The Baecation Package, perfect for couples, includes a complimentary bottle of wine, unlimited WIFI and ferry pick up/drop off for $300 per couple.

Now through March marks the inaugural season of the Waitukubuli Sea Trail, the only sea kayaking trail in the Caribbean. The seven-day, 37-mile adventure takes kayakers along the Western side of the island where they will be able to explore colorful and welcoming local communities and ensure the natural splendor of the Nature Island.

Dominica (pronounced Dom-in-EEK-a, and not to be confused with the Dominican Republic) is the youngest Caribbean Island and the last to be colonized, ultimately earning its independence on November 3, 1978. Dominica lies south of Guadeloupe and north of Martinique in the Eastern Caribbean. Air travelers can connect to Dominica direct from Miami on American Airlines, and make regional connections on Air Antilles, Air Sunshine, Coastal Air Transport, InterCaribbean Airways, LIAT, Caribbean Airlines, Silver Airways – (Code share: American Airlines, Delta, JetBlue), from the surrounding hubs of Antigua, Barbados, Guadeloupe, Puerto Rico, St. Maarten, St Lucia, the British Virgin Islands, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. If travelling by sea, travelers may connect to Dominica on L’Express des Iles ferry service from Guadeloupe, Martinique, and St. Lucia, and on Val’Ferry from Guadeloupe and Martinique. For more information on Dominica, visit Dominica’s official website at, explore the destination’s YouTube Page and follow Dominica on Instagram and Facebook.