Things to See and Do While Staying at The Sandpiper

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Although guests may not find many recreational activities on-location at The Sandpiper, that certainly doesn't mean there aren't other intriguing things to see and do when you visit Barbados.

At The Sandpiper, guests will have access to one pool. With so much to see and do in Barbados, lounging at the property's pool might not come to mind, but it could provide a brief escape from public attractions. You'll also find this property is in a prime location on the beach, so you'll have a couple different ways to stay cool outdoors throughout your time here.


Even though The Sandpiper doesn't feature a golf course, you may be able to arrange some playing 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 short hike off from the property, so it won't be a bother to make going over for a few rounds of golf. You'll find a total of 9 holes at this course. It is 3345 yards long, and has been rated as a par 36. For those who would like to find out more information, you can reach the course at (246) 444-2000.


Guests of The Sandpiper can enjoy complementary banana boat rides and water skiing.

Family Activities

Activities and Recreation at The Sandpiper

Vacationers traveling with kids are more than welcome to stay at The Sandpiper, but there aren't a lot of specifically family-focused amenities. To look instead at nearby choices that offer more amenities of this type, check out accommodations which are top-rated for family vacations.

Children are generally welcomed at The Sandpiper, however there are certain restrictions during certain times of the year, so guests wishing to take the family will need to check well in advance. When the resort is open to children, it offers a series of daytime family programs and lessons, and a separate dining room where the kids can eat. Babysitting services can also be arranged.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Furthermore, guests will find that this accommodation doesn't have a nightclub or bar on its premises, but this doesn't mean you'll be left bored every evening.

If you take a stroll outside of the confines of your accommodations, you'll find a few other choices in the immediate area with nightlife options. Though none of these are very highly rated with regards to nighttime entertainment, they will give you options. Find out more by viewing the options shown below:

Accommodations near the The Sandpiper with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Settlers Beach Villa Hotel 0.3 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
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 --
Coral Reef Club 0.5 mi. North-Northwest of Central Holetown 1 check
Sunswept Beach Hotel 0.0 mi. South West of Central Holetown -- --
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
The Lone Star Hotel Porters, 1.4 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
Sandy Lane 0.9 mi. South of Central Holetown 7 check
Cove Spring 1.7 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
St. James Paynes Bay, 1.4 mi. South of Central Holetown -- --


Vacationers will be able to relax as much as they want, considering this destination features its own spa.

The spa for The Sandpiper is located at its sister hotel the Coral Reef Club, two miles away. The service and professionalism of the staff is incomparable, and guests will leave feeling relaxed and refreshed.


Beyond the recreation available right on this property, travelers who want to get out 'n' about won't find a shortage of exciting things to do and see in Barbados. Whether you're looking to hang out on the beach or play a couple rounds of golf, you will encounter lots of other options for recreation in the surrounding areas. Click these links to learn more concerning riding a bike or scooter, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, snorkeling, and other activities.


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