Things to See and Do While Staying at Grotto Bay Beach Resort

There are a number of ways to occupy your time in St. David's Island, Bermuda, and the Grotto Bay Beach Resort can provide everything necessary to have fun and relax in their picturesque beachside location. This location offers an impressive variety of recreational opportunities, meaning you will have plenty of exciting activities to choose from during your stay.

Guests of Grotto Bay Beach Resort will find one pool on the property. With so much to see and do in St. David's Island, you may not find many reasons to visit the site's pool, but it might provide a convenient place to lounge until your next activity. Of course, these accommodations are also in a breezy location on the beach, so there will be more than one way to relax outdoors throughout your time here. There is also a whirlpool, which can be a calming, adult alternative to the pool.

At Grotto Bay Beach Resort, you can maintain your fitness routine, even while dining on Bermuda's irresitable cuisine; amenities include a workout facility with exercise equipment.


This resort is an especially fitting place for tennis fanatics, because those staying here can spend some of their vacation time on the court. Guests will find 4 courts on this property. Evening matches are also a possibility here, since you have the option of using a lit court.

Seeking more options like this? You can take a look at other popular accommodations that offer this activity, including Rosewood Tucker's Point and The Mid Ocean Club.


Though Grotto Bay Beach Resort does not have a golf course, it's possible that you could make arrangements to play a round or two during your stay. Nearby golf courses include Mid Ocean Golf Club, Ocean View Golf Course, and Tucker's Point. All of them are within four miles and the closest of the group, Tucker's Point, is a mile and a half away. Players will find 18 challenging holes at this nearby course. This 6491 yard course has been rated a par 70. If you're considering reserving a tee time, the course can be contacted at (441) 298-6970.


Visitors who want an array of watersports will have a great experience when they visit Grotto Bay Beach Resort. The following list details the watersports that the property offers.

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Do you plan to bring the kids on vacation? You might be impressed with what's offered at Grotto Bay Beach Resort, because it is known for its family-friendly amenities.

A play ground and game room are perfect for keeping the kids entertained, and the babysitting service is a special treat for parents. There is also an extensive list of activities for adults and children alike, and a separate program for children offers supervised play while parents get out and relax on their own.

This vacation destination does have a game room, where both kids and grown-ups can pass hours of downtime. Plus, there's a playground where where your kids can safely expend some of their energy outdoors. This destination offers an organized children's program as well. During your stay, you may find yourself wanting to enjoy an evening away from the kids. Guests can let the property's staff arrange for a sitter, so that parents have the opportunity to experience a romantic dinner, or a show.

Entertainment and Nightlife

This property offers a schedule of live performances, so even when visitors stay "in" for the night they won't be missing out. Typically, live entertainment is offered 7 days per week. Needless to say, the frequency may vary seasonally. If you want to learn more about what entertainment will be offered, call the resort at (441) 293-8333.

There are also a couple of bars on the property, where guests can sip leisurely on a cold drink and mingle with other guests before the show.


Not every property on Bermuda has a spa of their own, but Grotto Bay Beach Resort is one of the limited number of properties that is able to entice visitors with a fun (sometimes necessary) way to unwind during their stay. The list below shows some of the spa services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Spa Facility
  • Whirlpool


The front desk also arranges horseback rides. Since the weather is nice year-round, horseback riding is a pleasant experience at any time.

Grotto Bay Beach Resort also has shuffleboard. Not only is shuffleboard a relaxing pastime, but it offers a challenge to players of all skill levels.

Try your hand at croquet at the grass court. Though this lawn sport is not particularly easy to master, it's a fun afternoon activity for beginners and pros alike.

Besides the activities available on-site, travelers hoping to get out 'n' about will find no shortage of interesting things to do and see in St. David's Island. No matter if you are looking to lay out on a sunny beach or enjoy a round of golf, you can encounter lots of other recreational opportunities in the immediate vicinity. Click on these links for information with regard to sightseeing, scuba diving, riding a bike or scooter, shopping, fishing, snorkeling, and other activities you might enjoy.


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