Things to See and Do While Staying at Sandy Lane Hotel

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Barbados offers lots of exciting sites to explore, particularly if you're staying at a beachfront vacation spot like this one. Sandy Lane Hotel is one of the best lodgings in the area for those who want several on-site options and to try their hand at new activities.

Sandy Lane Hotel has one pool. Hanging out at the pool probably isn't one of your most anticipated activities, but it still offers an easy enough way to relax. This property is also in a breezy location on the beach, so you'll find multiple ways to refresh and relax throughout your time here. Also, there's no better way to prepare for your next activitiy than soaking your tired feet in the whirlpool.

Exercise enthusiasts can maintain their fitness during their stay in Barbados; the on-site exercise facility is bound to have all the space and equipment you need.


Tennis fanatics might want to consider staying at this location, since the tennis facilities — located on-site — can add to any vacation experience. More than likely, guests can claim a court without any trouble, considering that there are 9 of them. Fortunately, the lighting at their tennis facilities means you can keep your match going past sunset.

Searching for more spots like this one? You can compare Sandy Lane Hotel to other tennis properties, including The House and Crystal Cove Hotel.


With some of the most beautiful landscapes in the world, the Caribbean islands have established some top-notch golf sites, and Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course, located at Sandy Lane Hotel, is no exception. Get in on the action at the pleasant but challenging course, Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course, here at Sandy Lane Hotel. The course was designed by Tom Fazio and has 18 holes. It is a par 72 course, and is 7060 yards long. To find out more about golf at Sandy Lane Hotel, you can reach the golf facilities at 246-444-2000.

Variety is important to some golfers, luckily there are other choices near this one. Notable courses in the area include Royal Westmoreland, Apes Hill Club, and Rockley Golf Course. Each is within traveling distance, and the nearest of the three, Royal Westmoreland, is only a quick trip away from the property, so it won't be trouble to make going over for a few rounds of golf. There are 18 total holes at this nearby course. This 6174 yard course has been rated a par 72. For golfers who want to learn more, you can reach the course at (246) 422-4653.


Vacationers who want a variety of watersports will have a great time when they stay at Sandy Lane Hotel. The following list details the watersports that the property has.

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Watercraft
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Travelers of all ages can have a blast at Sandy Lane Hotel, which is ready with a great set of family-friendly amenities.

Family-oriented amenities and programs designed especially for children will help to make a Sandy Lane vacation an unforgettable experience for the entire family.

The Treehouse Club

Sandy Lane’s dedicated children’s facility provides supervised activities for children between the ages of 3–12 years and is open between the hours of 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.

The Treehouse Club offers extended opening hours during summer and high occupancy periods. The qualified and dedicated team provides art and crafts, drama, sports, games and a themed dinner in the Treehouse dining room.

The Den

Located on the lower level of the Treehouse Club, is especially for teenagers. Young adults ages 13 and older can enjoy their own lounge with a pool table, electronic and board games, air hockey, foosball, a jukebox and computer stations.

The site has a game room, where both kids and grown-ups can pass hours of downtime. Plus, there's a playground where the hotel's smallest guests can work out their extra energy. Busy families can also rely on the organized children's program to keep their kids entertained at the property. No matter how much you love them, you may want to enjoy Barbados' grown-up attractions, without worrying about the kids. Guests can make arrangements for a babysitter, so that moms and dads can have the chance to enjoy some quality time on-site or around town.

Entertainment and Nightlife

If you've had a long, tiring day exploring Barbados, nothing's better than settling at your accommodation for the evening and letting the excitement come to you; it's an easy option since live entertainment is offered on-site at Sandy Lane Hotel.

Also on-site are multiple bars, so guests can choose from among their favorite settings and types of cocktails.

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 shown below:

Accommodations near the Sandy Lane Hotel with Bars
Property Name Location Number of Bars Live Entertainment
Divi Heritage 0.5 mi. South of Central Holetown -- --
St. James Paynes Bay, 1.4 mi. South of Central Holetown -- --
Old Trees Bay Paynes Bay, 1.4 mi. South of Central Holetown -- --
Treasure Beach Hotel Durants, 1.5 mi. South of Central Holetown 1 check
The House Durants, 1.5 mi. South of Central Holetown 1 check
Tamarind Cove Hotel Durants, 1.5 mi. South of Central Holetown 3 check
Sunswept Beach Hotel 0.0 mi. South West of Central Holetown -- --
Mango Bay 0.1 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --
Beach View Hotel Durants, 1.8 mi. South of Central Holetown -- --
Discovery Bay by Rex Resorts 0.2 mi. North-Northeast of Central Holetown 1 check
The Sandpiper 0.3 mi. North of Central Holetown -- --
Settlers Beach Villa Hotel 0.3 mi. North of Central Holetown 1 --


Guests will really love relaxing here, because this destination has a spa. This list provides a sample of the available spa services:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

The Spa at Sandy Lane is 47,000 square feet blending traditional cultural therapies across the world, from the Caribbean and North America to the Far East and Europe. The state-of-the-art facility features the spa, Spa Café and a full service Jane 'N Co.

Salon. A world in itself, The Spa includes 14 VIP personalized suites, relaxation and meditation rooms, panoramic sauna, experience showers, Rhassoul, a hydrotherapy pool and fitness facilities which include exercise studio, private training room and fitness assessment room.


Shuffleboard is yet another way to stay active while on vacation here. Though relaxing and quiet, shuffleboard can be a challenging sport.

The salon on-site offers both a relaxing and convenient way to get freshened up for a night out.

On top of all the activities you'll find on the property, visitors itching to explore will appreciate the many interesting sites to see and things to do in Barbados. Whether you would rather lay out on a sunny beach or enjoy a few rounds on the golf course, you'll encounter lots of other chances for recreation in the vicinity. Check out these articles to read more regarding snorkeling, scuba diving, sightseeing, fishing, shopping, renting a bike or scooter, and other activities.


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