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.
You'll find dive services to choose from. Use this link to find our page about diving in this area.
Want to catch some fish during your vacation? You might be happy to discover there are 3 charter operators in this area. For a more comprehensive look at this topic, visit this article concerning nearby fishing.
Like golf? There are a pair of golf courses in this area. The courses in the area are Cedar Valley Golf Club and Jolly Harbour Golf Course. You can click on the course name for a detailed article concerning the course. Furthermore, you can take advantage of this page if you're looking for additional details regarding golf courses throughout Antigua.
Take a look at the table just below for information concerning local providers that can enable you to get out on the open water.
|Adventure Antigua Day Sails||(268) 726-6355||3.7 mi. East of Central Dickenson Bay|
|Treasure Island Cruises||(268) 461-8675||Redcliffe Quay, 2.6 mi. South of Central Dickenson Bay|
If you'd like to read about area marinas and charter operators go to this page.
If you have some avid shoppers traveling with you, they're not totally out of luck -- at least 36 retailers are located in this area. To find out about opportunities for shopping in Dickenson Bay and nearby, visit this page.
Another great activity for visitors is seeing the area's sights and natural beauty. The area has 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. Nature enthusiasts typically enjoy the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. For more information on area sightseeing attractions, visit this page.
The following chart enables you to get a few details concerning a firm that will help you enjoy some great sightseeing.
|(268) 560-4362||Redcliffe Quay, 2.6 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||Redcliffe Quay, 2.5 mi. South of Central Dickenson Bay|
If you like to snorkel you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Dickenson Bay. Use this link to read our article concerning local snorkeling opportunities.
Going to a spa could be one of the most enjoyable parts of your entire vacation. If you enjoy going to spas, you might be happy to know there are a few options. Go to this extended discussion regarding spas in the area if you'd like to learn more information.
If you enjoy playing tennis your best bet is to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The table below may help with your planning. You can view the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is available for evening play, and a few other details. Click on each name to read more about the property.
|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|
|Sandals Antigua Caribbean Village & Spa||0.1 mi. East-Northeast of Central Dickenson Bay||Antigua||2|
|Rex Resorts Halcyon Cove||0.3 mi. Northeast of Central Dickenson Bay||Antigua||4|
|Jumby Bay||6.3 mi. East of Central Dickenson Bay||Long Island||3|
|Hodges Bay Club||3.1 mi. East of Central Dickenson Bay||Antigua||2|
For instance, Grand Royal Antiguan Beach Resort is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.
Details concerning a few other activities are provided in the following chart.
|Sporting Event Venue||--||2.5 mi. South of Central Dickenson Bay|
|Caribbean Cinemas - Antigua Megaplex 8||Movie Theater||(787) 880-7979||1.8 mi. Southeast of Central Dickenson Bay|
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||--||2.4 mi. South of Central Dickenson Bay|
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