Blowing Point is perhaps best known as the location of the ferry dock that provides transportation between Anguilla and St. Martin several times daily, but there are actually three different districts within the town. Although shopping is not ideal because the shops are so spread out, activities based around the sea such as fishing and diving are great ways to spend your time here.
Renting a bike or a scooter for a few hours is all that is needed for someone looking to explore all of Blowing Point. The relaxed people and beautiful weather make this option convenient and enjoyable.
If you are thinking about exploring the area in the open air there are 3 businesses that can help you. Follow this link to view our page regarding bike and scooter rentals.
Whether you are just beginning diving or looking for a new challenge, Blowing Point has a selection of nearby sites that will tempt you.
There are a couple of dive services and at least 6 interesting dive sites to choose from. Use this link to see our article concerning diving opportunities in this area.
Since Blowing Point is not known for much other than the ferry terminal, you can bet that maritime activities like fishing charters are a popular service.
Like to fish? You might be pleased to discover 3 charter operators are located in this area. You can read this extended discussion regarding nearby fishing options if you'd like to learn more specifics.
The following chart has some details concerning local providers that can enable you to spend some time out on the open water.
|Calypso Charters||(246) 584-8504||0.4 mi. South of Central Blowing Point|
|(264) 497-2956||1.7 mi. North of Central Blowing Point|
|Sail Chocolat||(264) 497-3394||3.7 mi. Northeast of Central Blowing Point|
|Sea Pro Charters||(264) 584-0074||1.7 mi. North of Central Blowing Point|
If you'd like to read about nearby marinas and charter operators read this article.
If you're vacationing with some avid shoppers they can check out a few of the 35 retail stores in the area. If you want to find out about shopping in Blowing Point and nearby, you can do so here.
You should set aside some time for enjoying the sights and sounds of Blowing Point. The area's sights include 4 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. To reach our page about sightseeing attractions and opportunities, click here.
Details concerning a firm that can provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be seen here:
|Travel and Tour Operators||(264) 497-5054||Stoney Ground, 3.9 mi. Northeast of Central Blowing Point|
|Travel and Tour Operators||(264) 497-2431||Stoney Ground, 4.2 mi. Northeast of Central Blowing Point|
|Nature Tourism Service||(264) 584-0346||3.7 mi. Northeast of Central Blowing Point|
If you like to snorkel there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Blowing Point. To read a more detailed discussion of snorkeling, go to this page, about possibilities for snorkeling.
Relaxing in a spa could be the highlight of your entire vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you might be happy to discover there are several options. For more about some great places to relax use this link.
If you enjoy playing tennis you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The following table can help clarify your options. At a glance, you can see the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and some other details. Click on each name to learn more details concerning the property.
|Property||Location||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Malliouhana, an Auberge Resort||Long Bay Village, 2.8 mi. West of Central Blowing Point||3|
|Carimar Beach Club||2.7 mi. West of Central Blowing Point||2|
|Mariners Cliffside Beach Resort||1.2 mi. North of Central Blowing Point||2|
For instance, Malliouhana, an Auberge Resort is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.
Details concerning a few other activities can be seen in the following chart.
|Andy's Beach Rentals||Snorkeling Equipment Rental Service||(264) 584-7010||0.4 mi. South of Central Blowing Point|
|Horseback Riding Site||(264) 729-3361||South Hill, 1.0 mi. North of Central Blowing Point|
|Tennis Club||(264) 498-0697||0 mi. North of Central Blowing Point|
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||(264) 476-6072||Lower South Hill, 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Blowing Point|
|Watersports Operator||(264) 498-2830||0 mi. North of Central Blowing Point|
|Massage Therapist||(264) 497-3910||South Hill, 1.0 mi. North of Central Blowing Point|
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