The main attraction of picturesque Oyster Pond it the marina which is protected by a natural coral reef. This makes sailing and scuba diving great activities for tourists to take advantage of. Because “The Pond” is right on the border of the French and Dutch sides of the island, dining, shopping, and nightlife are also major activities to consider.
Oyster Pond is strategically located towards the center of the east coast, giving it direct access to many of the sites in the area.
There are several dive operators and at least 6 interesting dive sites to choose from. For more about diving in this area, go to this article.
The seas around Oyster Pond are some of the best places in the Caribbean for fishermen looking to catch large fish like marlin.
Hoping to reel in a big one during your vacation? You'll be glad to know there are 3 charter fishing services located in this area. To read our complete page about deep sea fishing, go to this page.
Additional information about local providers that will help you enjoy some time on the water can be found right below.
|Blue Safaris||(721) 526-2749||2.8 mi. South West of Central Oyster Pond|
|Captain Alan's Boat Charters||(721) 580-0377||0.2 mi. East of Central Oyster Pond|
|Eagle Tours||(721) 542-3323||2.8 mi. South West of Central Oyster Pond|
|(721) 527-1444||2.8 mi. South West of Central Oyster Pond|
|Robinson Speed Boat Tours||(721) 581-3798||3.0 mi. South West of Central Oyster Pond|
|SXM St. Martin Catamarans Charters||(069) 039-7457||Griselle, 2.4 mi. North of Central Oyster Pond|
|Soualiga Destinations||(631) 458-0543||2.9 mi. South West of Central Oyster Pond|
If you'd like to find out about charter operators and marinas click here.
If there are some foks who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they can browse some of the 42 retail stores in the area. If you want to get information concerning shopping in and around Oyster Pond, you can do so here.
Another great activity is spending some time soaking in the sights and sounds of life in Oyster Pond. Sights in the area include 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Tourists who enjoy the natural environment typically have a good time at the area's outdoor parks and botanical garden. For a more thorough discussion of available sightseeing attractions, visit this page.
The table below offers some details regarding a firm that will direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights.
|Fun and Roll||(721) 523-9672||2.8 mi. South West of Central Oyster Pond|
|(059) 087-3016||French Cul de Sac, 1.5 mi. Northwest of Central Oyster Pond|
|(059) 087-2561||French Cul de Sac, 1.5 mi. Northwest of Central Oyster Pond|
If exploring an underwater world sounds appealing there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so while vacationing in Oyster Pond. Those needing to get more details about opportunities to go snorkeling by following this link.
Relaxing for a few hours in a spa might be one of the highlights of your vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you will be happy to learn there are several in this area. Click here to see our article about this topic.
If you like playing tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The following list can help with your decision making process. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts available, whether lighting is offered, and some other details. Click on the names to learn more details concerning the property.
|Property||Location||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Hotel La Plantation||Mont Vemon, 3.1 mi. North of Central Oyster Pond||2|
|La Plantation Orient Bay Resort||Griselle, 2.3 mi. North of Central Oyster Pond||2|
|Club Orient Resort||2.0 mi. North of Central Oyster Pond||2|
For instance, Hotel La Plantation offers the option of playing after the lights come on, in the cool of the evening.
Information concerning some other activities are shown here:
|Bayside Riding Club||Horseback Riding Site||(590) 557-6822||1.7 mi. North of Central Oyster Pond|
|Amusement/Theme Park||--||Esperance, 4.1 mi. Northwest of Central Oyster Pond|
|Movie Theater||(721) 543-0001||2.4 mi. South West of Central Oyster Pond|
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