Activities in Dickenson Bay

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Home to the busiest beach on Antigua, Dickenson Bay still retains that laid back feel that those seeking out a tropical destination are drawn to.  Watersports like snorkeling and parasailing are top activities here, but you can also keep busy by doing a little shopping and sightseeing. 

Diving

Antigua Diving

You'll find two in the area. For more in formation concerning diving in this area go to this page.

Fishing

Antigua Fishing

If you're an avid angler you'll be pleased to discover there are a few charter fishing services located in this area. Read this page about nearby fishing options if you'd like more specifics.

Golf

Antigua Golf

Want to play some golf on vacation? There are two area golf courses. The area courses are Cedar Valley Golf Club and Cedar Valley Golf Club. For more information concerning the course, including contact information, number of holes, location, and more all you have to do is click on the course name. If you need to find more details concerning golfing throughout Antigua can do so by following this link.

Sailing and Boating

The chart just below summarizes some key facts regarding firms that can enable you to spend some time out on the open water.

Boating Opportunities Near Dickenson Bay
Name Phone Location
Treasure Island Cruises (268) 461-8675 Downtown St. John's, 2.6 mi. South of Central Dickenson Bay
Tropical Adventures Sailing (268) 480-1225 Downtown St. John's, 2.5 mi. South of Central Dickenson Bay
Wadadli Cats (268) 462-4792 1.6 mi. South of Central Dickenson Bay

If you'd like to find out about area marinas and charter operators read this page.

Shopping

Lipstick Perfumes

If you have some shopping aficionados traveling with you, they're not totally out of luck -- at least 30 retailers are located in this area. If you want to find out about shopping in Dickenson Bay and nearby, you can do so here.

Sightseeing

Fort James

Another great activity for visitors is to see the area's sights and natural environment. The area features 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Those visitors who like spending time outdoors frequently enjoy visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. To read more about available sightseeing attractions, read this article.

The chart just below enables you to get some key facts regarding a firm that will help you enjoy some great sightseeing.

Sightseeing Services Near Dickenson Bay
Name Phone Location
Gordon Tours and Travel (268) 772-8738 Downtown St. John's, 2.4 mi. South of Central Dickenson Bay
Scenic Tours Antigua (268) 720-8844 2.0 mi. South-Southeast of Central Dickenson Bay
Tropical Adventures Antigua (268) 480-1225 Downtown St. John's, 2.5 mi. South of Central Dickenson Bay

Snorkeling

If you enjoy underwater beauty you're in luck -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Dickenson Bay. You can find out more concerning opportunities to go snorkeling by following this link.

Spas

Relaxing in a spa might be one of the highlights of your entire vacation. If you enjoy going to spas, you might be happy to discover there are a few in the area. Anyone who needs to find more details about this topic can do so by clicking on this link.

Tennis

Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort

If you enjoy playing tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following table can help clarify your options. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts available, whether lighting is offered, and a few other details. Click on each name to read more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Dickenson Bay
Property Location Island Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort 3.3 mi. South West of Central Dickenson Bay Antigua 5 check
Sandals Antigua Caribbean Village & Spa 0.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Dickenson Bay Antigua 2 check
Starfish Halcyon Cove 0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Dickenson Bay Antigua 4 check
Jumby Bay 6.3 mi. East of Central Dickenson Bay Long Island 3 check
Hodges Bay Resort and Spa 3.2 mi. East of Central Dickenson Bay Antigua 2 check

For instance, Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.

Other Activities

The following table lists some details concerning other activities.

Other Activities Near Dickenson Bay
Name Type Phone Location
Antigua Recreation Grounds Sporting Event Venue -- 2.5 mi. South of Central Dickenson Bay
AquaSports St. Johns Watersports Equipment Shop (268) 462-3474 Downtown St. John's, 2.5 mi. South of Central Dickenson Bay
Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8 Movie Theater (268) 562-4000 1.8 mi. Southeast of Central Dickenson Bay
 

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