Activities in Blowing Point

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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. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

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 sightseeing at your own pace, there are several places that can help. Click on this link to visit our page dedicated to bike and scooter rentals.

Diving

Blowing Point Diving

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 different dive sites in the area. For more in-depth coverage of diving in this area see this page.

Fishing

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.

Enjoy fishing? You might be happy to discover there are 4 charter fishing services located in this area. Take advantage of this extended discussion which is all about fishing in the area if you'd like to discover more facts.

Golf

Anguilla Golf

If you're an avid golfer you may realize Blowing Point isn't exactly paved with golf greens from end to end. Nevertheless, the area does have a golf course. The only course in the area is CuisinArt Resort Golf Course. To see our guide to golf courses throughout Anguilla, go to this article.

Sailing and Boating

Blowing Point Sailing and Boating

Take a moment to read the table below for a list of firms that will help you enjoy some time on the water.

Boating Opportunities In And Around Blowing Point
Name Phone Location
Calypso Charters (246) 584-8504 0.4 mi. South of Central Blowing Point
Garfield's Sea Tours - Gotcha! (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 find out about area marinas and charter operators see this page.

Shopping

Savannah Gallery

If there are some shopping fanatics vacationing with you, they'll be interested to know that there are at least 35 retailers in this area. To visit our detailed guide to shopping in Blowing Point and nearby, visit this page.

Sightseeing

Old Fort at Sandy Hill

Most visitors spend some time soaking in the sights and sounds of daily life in Blowing Point. The area features 4 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. Those wanting to find out more about area sightseeing opportunities can do so by visiting this page.

Information about a firm that can help you enjoy some local sightseeing can be seen in the chart below.

Sightseeing Services Near Blowing Point
Name Type Phone Location
Anguilla National Trust Travel and Tour Operators (264) 497-5054 Stoney Ground, 3.9 mi. Northeast of Central Blowing Point
Malliouhana Travel & Tours Ltd Travel and Tour Operators (264) 497-2431 Stoney Ground, 4.2 mi. Northeast of Central Blowing Point
Nature Explorers Anguilla Nature Tourism Service (264) 584-0346 3.7 mi. Northeast of Central Blowing Point

Snorkeling

Blowing Point Snorkeling

If exploring an underwater world sounds appealing you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Blowing Point. To find out more about snorkeling opportunities, read this article.

Spas

Relaxing for a few hours in a spa just might be the highlight of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you might be happy to know there are a few in the area. Click here to read our extended discussion of this topic.

Tennis

Malliouhana, an Auberge Resort

If you like playing tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below may help with your planning. At a glance, you can see the number of courts available, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on each name to learn more details concerning the property.

Accommodations with Tennis Near Blowing Point
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Malliouhana, an Auberge Resort Long Bay Village, 2.8 mi. West of Central Blowing Point 2 check
Carimar Beach Club 2.7 mi. West of Central Blowing Point --
Mariners Cliffside Beach Resort 1.2 mi. North of Central Blowing Point 2 check

For example, Malliouhana, an Auberge Resort has a tennis pro who can give you lessons or tips for improving your game.

Other Activities

Check the table below for information concerning other activities. for information concerning one other option. for information about other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Blowing Point
Name Type Phone Location
Anguilla Horses Horseback Riding Site (264) 729-3361 South Hill, 1.0 mi. North of Central Blowing Point
Anguilla Tennis Academy Tennis Club (264) 498-0697 0 mi. North of Central Blowing Point
Dungeon Gym Fitness Centers and Instructors (264) 476-6072 Lower South Hill, 1.2 mi. North-Northwest of Central Blowing Point
Freedom Rentals Watersports Watersports Operator (264) 498-2830 0 mi. North of Central Blowing Point
Ossia Massage & Esthetics Massage Therapist (264) 497-3910 South Hill, 1.0 mi. North of Central Blowing Point
 

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