Hiker’s Paradise on the Nature Isle

Situated on the former lime estate of Kanawa, just outside the scenic village of Soufriere in the Commonwealth of Dominica, the Nature Island of the Caribbean, Rodney’s Wellness Retreat is a one-stop escape for hikers and other travellers with accommodations, dining, plus scenic gardens for relaxation.

Free Wi-Fi

across the entire property


rent a tent or bring your own

Restaurant & Bar

great local food & drink


for relaxation & picking fruit

Hiking Trails

easily accessible from the property

Alternative Energy

solar grid

Sustainability Principles

waste management & conservation

Natural Hot Springs

a short walk away

A perfect place for your stay

Choose from Tents, Cottages, or Hammocks at Rodney’s Wellness Retreat

Bring your own hammocks and sleep under the stars. Rent a tent (or bring your own) and be one with nature sleeping CarRod’s Gardens. If the outdoors are not for you book one of our cottages. The cottages have queen sized bed and queen sofa bed, private bathrooms, and kitchette. We are family friendly so bring the children with you!

Big Banana Campground- Rodney's Wellness Retreat
CarRod's Cottages - Rodney's Wellness Retreat
Kanawa Restaurant - Rodney's Wellness Reteat
Kanawa Restaurant - Rodney's Wellness Retreat

Kanawa Restaurant & Mayan Bar

By staying with us, or stopping by, you will get to indulge with mouth-watering dishes and local delicacies. We serve dishes prepared from organically grown foods, and fresh local juices and Kanawa Punch – the Best rum punch – on the island.

Open hours: 10 am – 10 pm.

Closed on Mondays