Bermuda's charming seaside capital of Hamilton is both a major commercial and cruise port as well as a popular tourist destination, though the local population is low. In recently years, fishing has become a top activity, though the sport has yet to surpass shopping which is loved for the shops on Front Street that sell luxury goods including jewelry and clothing.
Of course, it wouldn't be a successful trip to Hamilton without a sightseeing tour of the top historic attractions. You can do so on foot, on the back of a bicycle, or take a leisurely carriage ride. Tennis is popular here, as is horseback riding, and there are many other activities just waiting to fill every day or your getaway.
Government regulations bar tourist from renting cars. Instead, those looking to move independently around Hamilton will need to do so via scooter or bicycle.
If you are intrigued by the idea of seeing the sights at a slower pace, you will encounter a variety of different businesses that can help you. To visit our detailed page about renting a bike or scooter, visit this page.
As the capital of Bermuda, there are plenty of services for divers looking to head off the Bermuda shore. The clear waters under the right conditions offer a visibility of two-hundred feet - exeptional for any diving destination.
There are a couple of dive operators and at least 6 interesting dive sites to choose from. For more about diving in this area read this page.
Hamilton, and the island of Bermuda in general, is rapidly growing in popularity as a top fishing destination in the Caribbean. Visitors can expect to catch some large fish when angling of the coast.
Fishing is a popular activity here, as indicated by the presence of 7 charter operators in this area. Readers can find more details about fishing in this area can do so by clicking here.
Like golf? There are a couple of golf courses in this area. The courses are Belmont Hills Golf Club and Ocean View Golf Course. All you have to do is click on the name of the course to get additional information concerning the course, including contact information, number of holes, location, and more. Click to visit our page regarding golf courses throughout Bermuda.
The following table shows more information about local providers that can enable you to get out on the open water.
|Andrea Christine Charters||(441) 537-6614||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Aquatic Bermuda||(441) 236-2200||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|H2O Sports||(441) 234-3082||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Jessie James Cruises||(441) 335-1072||Downtown Hamilton|
|Rock Steady Charters||(441) 331-6678||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Spirit Of Bermuda||(441) 334-7245||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
If you're interested in learning about charter operators and marinas follow this link.
If you have some people who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they may be interested to know that the area has more than 85 retail stores just waiting to be explored. For information on opportunities for shopping in and around Hamilton, click this link.
You should plan on spending a day soaking in the sights and sounds of Hamilton. The area has 10 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. Travelers who enjoy being outside will typically have fun visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. Anyone who needs to find out more concerning area sightseeing opportunities can do so by visiting this page.
Look through this table to find out more about a firm that will help you have a great time sightseeing.
|(441) 292-7103||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Fantasea Tours||(441) 236-1300||Ireland Island North, 3.2 mi. Northwest of Central Hamilton|
|Segway Tours Bermuda||(441) 236-1300||Ireland Island North, 3.3 mi. Northwest of Central Hamilton|
|(441) 331-8687||2.3 mi. South West of Central Hamilton|
If you are intrigued by the idea of underwater sightseeing there's good news -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so while vacationing in Hamilton. For a better look at snorkeling, see this page, about snorkeling options.
Indulging in a trip to the spa might be one of the most memorable parts of your entire vacation. Spa-goers will find plenty of options, given the fact that there are 5 spas located in this area. To visit our detailed guide to spas, go to this page.
If you're a tennis player you might want to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The following information may help with you make a decision. At a glance, you'll see the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lights are available for evening play, and a few other details. Click on the names to read about other aspects of the property.
|Property||Location||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Fairmont Southampton||3.8 mi. South West of Central Hamilton||4|
|Elbow Beach Club Resort||1.7 mi. South-Southeast of Central Hamilton||5|
|Coral Beach & Tennis Club||1.9 mi. South of Central Hamilton||8|
For example, Fairmont Southampton offers the option of playing in the cool of the evening, when the lights come one.
You can look through the table below for more options. to learn more. for more options.
|Massage Therapist||(441) 292-4999||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||(441) 295-6140||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||(441) 292-8357||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Liberty Theatre||Movie Theater||(441) 292-7296||Downtown Hamilton|
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||(441) 296-5900||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||(441) 542-4444||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Massage Therapist||(441) 292-6456||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Sea Horses||Horse and Dog Racetrack||(441) 295-7238||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||(441) 292-0700||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Specialty Cinema & Grill||Movie Theater||(441) 292-2135||Downtown Hamilton|
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||(441) 292-4095||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||(441) 295-7525||0.5 mi. North of Downtown Hamilton|
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