Things to See and Do While Staying at Glitter Bay Villas

Barbados offers lots of intriguing recreational opportunities, particularly for those who are staying at an oceanfront property like this one. Glitter Bay Villas is perfect for those who want to stay active and try a long list of new activities.

This property has 2 swimming pools, so don't worry about having to fight for a shady spot by the water. One of the bonuses is that this property is also found adjacent to the beach, meaning that there are plenty of options when it comes time to enjoy the water throughout your stay.

You won't have to abandon your fitness routine while vacationing at Glitter Bay Villas; amenities include a workout facility with exercise equipment.


Tennis enthusiasts should consider staying at this property, since its on-site tennis facilites can be a convenient and healthy family activity.

Looking for more options where on-site tennis is a possibility? You might want to check out other hotels in the area that also have courts, like Sandy Lane Hotel and The House.


While there isn't a golf course at Glitter Bay Villas, the on-site staff may be able to assist you in scheduling a tee time nearby. The area's closest courses are Royal Westmoreland, Sandy Lane Old Nine Golf Course, and Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course. All of them are within two miles and the most nearby of the bunch, Royal Westmoreland, is only a quick hike off from the lodging, so it won't be troublesome to plan on stopping by for some rounds on the links. The course has 18 holes. The course has a total length of 6174 yards, and it is rated as a par 72. For golfers who want to learn more, you can call the course at (246) 422-4653.


Though there are not any watersports available here, they do offer water-bound visitors some appealing boating opportunities.

Family Activities

Plan to travel with the whole family? Then don't overlook Glitter Bay Villas, which is known for its family-oriented amenities.

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

Some time during your stay at Glitter Bay Villas, you might want to relax without the kids. The property can arrange for a babysitter, so that parents have the opportunity to take some time out for themselves.

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 options is to check if one of the accommodations nearby has what you are looking for with regards to nightlife, despite the lack of highly rated options with nightlife in your surrounding area. Your choices are displayed in the following table:

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 Hotel 0.9 mi. South of Central Holetown 7 check


One of the most unique activities on-site is horseback riding. Many guests find this activity to be both relaxing and exhilarating.

On top of the activities you'll find right on-location, visitors wanting to explore will certainly appreciate the many interesting things to see and do in Barbados. Regardless of whether you would rather spend time on a sunny beach or enjoy a round or two of golf, you'll encounter plenty of other recreational opportunities in the immediate surroundings. Click these articles for information about riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities.


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