Things to See and Do While Staying at Glitter Bay Villas

There's so much to appreciate about Barbados that it can be hard to decide what to do next. Properties like the Glitter Bay Villas will make sure you take full advantage of their active beachfront location. This property offers travelers a wide selection of recreational opportunities, meaning you will have lots of interesting activities to pick from throughout your vacation.

With 2 swimming pools to choose from at Glitter Bay Villas, you shouldn't have any issues finding some shade by the water. One of the bonuses is that this property is also built next to the shore, so there will be many ways to spend time in the water during your stay.

Fitness buffs won't have to put their routines on hold at this vacation spot; you'll find everything you need at their on-site exercise facility.


This villa complex is definitely a top pick of tennis enthusiasts, considering visitors staying here can spend some of their free time playing a match on-site.

If you're wondering where else you can find tennis courts, you can compare Glitter Bay Villas to nearby hotels with this activity, including Sandy Lane and The House.


Although Glitter Bay Villas does not have a golf course, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. Golf courses nearby are Sandy Lane Old Nine Golf Course, Royal Westmoreland, and Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course. Each is within two miles and the most proximate of the bunch, Royal Westmoreland, is just a small hike away from the lodging, so it won't be hard to plan stopping in for some rounds on the links. This course has 18 holes total. This 6174 yard course is rated as a par 72. For golfers who want to learn more, you can call the course at (246) 422-4653.


Even though watersports are not available, they do offer visitors some tantalizing boating possibilities.

Family Activities

Vacationers traveling with children should find everything they need at Glitter Bay Villas, which is ready with a great set of family-focused amenities.

Children are more than welcome at Glitter Bay. In fact, there is a playground right on property to keep kids entertained for hours.

Many parents understand the value of a night without their children. At this hotel they give parents the opportunity to have a date alone, because they offer a babysitting service.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Also, there isn't a bar or nightclub on the property, but that doesn't mean you'll be left without something to do at night.

Another option when you're looking for nighttime activities is to visit one of the other accommodations in the area. Though it should be noted that the hotels surrounding your own are not as highly rated with regards to nightlife as others, these options are listed in the chart below:

Accommodations near the Glitter Bay Villas with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Fairmont Royal Pavilion Porters, 1.1 mi. North of Central Holetown 2 check
The Lone Star Hotel Porters, 1.4 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
Colony Club Hotel 0.6 mi. North of Central Holetown 3 check
Coral Reef Club 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Holetown 1 check
Cove Spring 1.7 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
Settlers Beach Villa Hotel 0.3 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
The Sandpiper 0.3 mi. North of Central Holetown -- --
Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts 0.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Holetown 1 check
Mango Bay 0.1 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
Sunswept Beach Hotel 0.0 mi. South West of Central Holetown -- --
Divi Heritage 0.5 mi. South of Central Holetown -- --
Sandy Lane 0.9 mi. South of Central Holetown 7 check


One of the most anticipated activities on-site is horseback riding. Since Barbados' weather is beautiful year-round, riding is a popular pastime.

Though there's plenty of fun activities on the property, those hoping to get out 'n' about will find many exciting sites to see and things to do in Barbados. Whether you would rather hang out on a sunny beach or enjoy a couple of rounds on the golf course, you will find plenty of other options for recreation nearby. Click these articles to read more regarding snorkeling, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, renting a bike or scooter, and other activities you might enjoy.


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