Things to See and Do While Staying at Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts

Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts provides some intriguing recreational options, which adventuresome travelers would do well to take advantage of throughout their stay in Barbados.

Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts has one pool. Swimming probably isn't the most anticipated activity on your list, but it's a simple enough way to unwind before dinner or a night out. Also, these accommodations are in a prime location on the beach, so there's a few different places to stay refreshed under the sun when you stay here.


This resort is an excellent choice for tennis players, considering visitors can take advantage of the on-site tennis facilites. There are 2 tennis courts on-site. An evening match on their lighted courts would be a nice alternative to hot daytime play.

If you're interested in other places to stay like this, you may want to compare Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts to nearby hotels with this activity, like Sandy Lane and The House.


Despite the fact that Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts doesn't have a golf course, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. The area's closest courses include Sandy Lane Old Nine Golf Course, Royal Westmoreland, and Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course. The lot of them are within a mile and a half and the most proximate of the bunch, Sandy Lane Old Nine Golf Course, is just a small distance off from the property, so it won't be troublesome to plan on heading over for a few rounds of golf. Players will find 9 challenging holes at this nearby course. This par 36 course has a total length of 3345 yards. If you'd like to see if it is possible to schedule a tee time, the course can be contacted at (246) 444-2000.


Although it won't be hard to find a good deal of merchants in Barbados that can sell watersports equipment, the list below gives you a preview of the few aquatic pastimes that are available on property.

  • Snorkeling
  • Water Skiing

Family Activities

Families often stay at Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts, although you likely won't be overwhelmed with a lot of amenities or activities specifically intended for children. If you are looking for a hotel to stay with a lot more features that help make your vacation even more family-centric, check out accommodations which are top-rated for family vacations.

Nanny services at Discovery Bay allow parents that are traveling with children to enjoy some playtime of their own.

Most parents truly appreciate the value of an evening without their children. Here, they offer parents the opportunity to explore alone, because they offer a babysitter.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Many of the guests here get to see a live show during their stay, proving that staying inside for the night can be just as fun as an expensive night of bar-hopping. Typically, live entertainment is offered 3 to 4 days per week. Of course, the schedule may vary. If you'd like to find out more about the entertainment schedule, you can reach the resort at (246) 432-1301.

There is also a bar on the property — a nice place to enjoy a cocktail before you head out for the night.

You'll also find a few nearby accommodations with after-dark activities of their own. None of the lodgings immediately surrounding your property have significantly high ratings with regards to nightlife, but they will offer you a bit of variety. Check out those in the following chart:

Accommodations near the Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Mango Bay 0.1 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
The Sandpiper 0.3 mi. North of Central Holetown -- --
Settlers Beach Villa Hotel 0.3 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
Sunswept Beach Hotel 0.0 mi. South West of Central Holetown -- --
Coral Reef Club 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Holetown 1 check
Colony Club Hotel 0.6 mi. North of Central Holetown 3 check
Divi Heritage 0.5 mi. South of Central Holetown -- --
Fairmont Royal Pavilion Porters, 1.1 mi. North of Central Holetown 2 check
Sandy Lane 0.9 mi. South of Central Holetown 7 check
The Lone Star Hotel Porters, 1.4 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
Cove Spring 1.7 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
St. James Paynes Bay, 1.4 mi. South of Central Holetown -- --


On top of all the activities available right on this property, those who want to explore shouldn't ever find a lack of interesting things to see and do in Barbados. Whether you're looking to hang out at the beach or play a round of golf, you can encounter plenty of other chances for recreation in the region. Investigate these links for information with regard to fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities you might enjoy.


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