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Port Au Prince Area Guide

Not far from our door, you'll find excellent retail stores, boutiques and restaurants. Our hotel is within walking distance of Place Boyer Park and Place Saint Pierre Cathedral; both are known to host events, fairs and concerts that are free and open to the public. From museums and the observatory to local shops and artisans, there's no shortage of culture and commerce to explore nearby.

Friends laugh together in a cafe

Mountains and Beaches

Adventurous visitors love to go hiking, mountain biking, horseback riding and camping among Boutilier, Kenscoff, Fermathe and Furcy Mountains. Several caves, basins, lagoons and waterfalls in the area offer a glimpse into the majesty of our native tropical flora and fauna that's not to be missed.

Cool down from your hike and set a course for the clear water and cool breezes that await at the handful of coastal beaches located 80 km from our hotel. Ask our 24-hour concierge desk for a complete list of easily accessible beaches. No matter where you wish to go, we can help you get there. 


Areas to Explore

  • The Bellony Cave—The Pearl of Grand'Anse
  • The Marie-Jeanne Cave—2.5-Mile (4 Kilometers) Underground Labyrinth
  • Saut-d'Eau Waterfall—Holds Cultural Significance to Catholics and Vodou Practitioners
  • Bassin Bleu , Jacmel—Series of Natural Rock Basins Arranged in a Cascade Waterfall
  • Massif de la Hotte—Mountain Range in Southwestern Haiti
  • Cascade Pichon—Waterfalls Fed by an Underground Lake at the Top of the Mountain
  • Lake Azuei—Largest Lake in Haiti, Home to 100 Different Animal Species
  • Labadee—Area in Northern Haiti Known for Amazing Natural Beauty

Area Attractions

  • Pétion-Ville Shopping District
  • St. Pierre and Place Boyer Parks
  • MUPANAH Museum
  • Mountain Observatory
  • Rhum Barbancourt Distillery
  • Parc Historique de la Canne a Sucre
  • Mussee du Pantheon National Haitien
  • Papillon Enterprise
  • Marche de Fer
  • Sprinteur PTS
  • Port-Au-Prince Taxi and Tours
  • Voyages Lumiere
  • Barbancourt Distillery
  • Champs de Mars
  • Notre Dame cathedral ruins