Things to See and Do While Staying at Sandy Lane

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There are unlimited ways to enjoy yourself in Barbados. The Sandy Lane can introduce you to some of the most popular pastimes available in the surrounding coastal area. This vacation spot offers an impressive variety of recreational possibilities, which means you will have plenty of fun activities to enjoy during your vacation.

Guests of Sandy Lane will find one pool on the property. With so much to see and do in Barbados, visiting the pool may be the last thing on your mind, but it can be both a relaxing and refreshing way to spend a hot afternoon. You'll also find this property is in a prime location on the beach, so there's a few different places to keep cool in the sun when you stay here. Of course, you might also enjoy soaking in the whirlpool on-site.

Maintaining a workout routine is simple for fitness buffs at this property; a fitness facility is available on the grounds.


This hotel is definitely a top pick of tennis fanatics, because those who stay here can spend some of their vacation time on the court. Guests probably won't have any trouble claiming a court, since there are 9 tennis courts here. Evening matches are also a possibility here, since you have the option of using a lit court. And, you can ask the on-site tennis pro for a few tips to improve your game.

If you're wondering where else you can find tennis courts, you can browse similar accommodations, including The House and Crystal Cove Hotel.


With some of the most stunning, natural scenery on earth, the Caribbean islands have established some top-notch golf sites, like the course at this property, Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course. While visiting, you may want to play a round or two at this property's course, Sandy Lane Country Club Golf Course. You'll find 18 holes at this course, which was designed by Tom Fazio. It's a par 72 course, with a total length of 7060 yards. For more information, call 246-444-2000.

If you are looking for a variety of golfing options, there are other golf courses close by. Well- known courses in the area are Rockley Golf Course, Apes Hill Club, and Royal Westmoreland. All of which are within visiting distance, and the nearest of the group, Royal Westmoreland, is just a meager distance away from the property, so it won't be troublesome to make going over for some rounds on the links. You can play18 holes at this course. It is a par 72, with a total length of 6174 yards. For golfers who want to learn more, you can call the course at (246) 422-4653.


While staying in Barbados why not try out a new recreational sport? There are multiple options available at the hotel, so you are sure to find a watersport that you can enjoy, even if it's your first time. The following list names the watersports offered at Sandy Lane:

  • Boating
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Water Skiing
  • Wind Surfing

Family Activities

Do you plan to bring the kids on vacation? You might be impressed with what's offered at Sandy Lane, which boasts a wonderful set of family-friendly offerings.

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 is 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 am and 8:00 pm. But The Treehouse Club does offer 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 is 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 property is equipped with a game room, where both kids and grown-ups can pass hours of downtime. There's a playground on the property too, where where your kids can safely expend some of their energy outdoors. This destination offers an organized children's program as well. Most parents know the value of a night sans kids. At this hotel they allow parents the opportunity to explore by themselves, since they have a babysitter.

Entertainment and Nightlife

After a long day of tours and travel, find your way back to your accommodation and settle in for an entertaining evening; it's a fun and convenient experience, because Sandy Lane offers on-site entertainment.

There are also many different bars, so whether you go to the show or not, you'll have a number of options for the evening.

Crave variety in your nighttime activities? You can visit some of the other accommodations in the area to find out what they have to offer, such as listed in the following table:

Accommodations near the Sandy Lane 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 Holders Hill, 1.5 mi. South of Central Holetown 1 check
The House Holders Hill, 1.5 mi. South of Central Holetown 1 check
Tamarind Cove Hotel Holders Hill, 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 Holders Hill, 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 --


Not every accommodation in Barbados can include a spa on their amenities list, but Sandy Lane is one pleasant place that is able and excited to offer its guests an effortless way to release tension and renew their bodies. This list has a sample of the available spa services:

  • Facials
  • Hair Services
  • Manicures
  • Massages
  • Pedicures
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Spa Pool
  • 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, The 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.


Another way to spend time at Sandy Lane is to play shuffleboard. It's a pleasant way to spend some time outdoors.

The salon on-site offers a convenient way to get ready in style for a special occasion, or fun night out.

In addition to the activities available right on-location, guests looking to get out 'n' about won't ever run out of interesting things to do in Barbados. Regardless of whether you would rather relax on the beach or play a round or two of golf, you'll find plenty of other opportunities for recreation in the surrounding areas. Click on these pages for information with regard to fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities.


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