Port Lucaya on the island of Grand Bahama is perhaps best known as the location of the Port Lucaya Marketplace. Yes, shopping is the most popular activity here, and you can really come away with some great deals. But there is more to this friendly and always bustling resort area like two golf courses, a museum, and even a casino open 24 hours a day. That's not even mentioning the marina which allows for sailing, fishing, and diving.
Renting a bike or scooter in Port Lucaya means not only the ability to take a scenic ride along the Grand Bahamas coast. It also gives you all you need to ride between shopping centers and your hotel.
If you are considering sightseeing at your own pace, there are several places that can help you. To read a more detailed discussion of this specific topic, read this page, about bike and scooter rental options.
Port Lucaya is known to divers for its abundance of larger marine life such as sharks and dolphins. Divers looking for an up close encounter should make note to visit this area.
You'll find 3 dive operators and at least 7 good dive sites to choose from. For a more comprehensive look at this topic, go to this article.
Much of Port Lucaya is marinas and canals. As such, sailing and fishing are very popular in the area, and travelers will have few problems finding a fishing charter to take them out to sea for a day of angling.
Enjoy fishing? There are a couple of charter operators located in this area. To get more information about this topic, navigate to this article concerning fishing in this area.
Enjoy playing golf? You'll be glad to discover there are a few golf courses in the area. The courses are The Reef Club Golf Course, Lucayan Golf Course, and Fortune Hills Golf Course & Country Club. Just click on the name of the course for detailed information about the course, including the number of holes, location, and much more. In addition, you can read this extended discussion if you'd like to find out more details concerning golfing throughout Grand Bahama.
The following chart lists some details concerning local providers that will help you get out on the water.
|Exotic Adventures||(242) 374-2278||3.2 mi. West-Southwest of Central Port Lucaya|
|Pat & Diane Tours||(888) 439-3959||0 mi. North of Central Port Lucaya|
|Reef Tours||(242) 373-5880||0.2 mi. Northwest of Central Port Lucaya|
|Sunn Odyssey||(242) 373-4014||1.5 mi. West-Southwest of Central Port Lucaya|
|Superior Watersports Sailing||(242) 373-7863||0.3 mi. South West of Central Port Lucaya|
If you want to find out about nearby marinas and charter operators click here.
If you have some shopping aficionados traveling with you, they might be interested to know that there are more than 60 retail stores to browse in this area. If you want to discover more about shopping in and around Port Lucaya, you can do so by visiting this page.
Another great option is to soak in the area's interesting sights. Nature enthusiasts will probably enjoy the outdoor park and botanical garden. Click this link to find our page concerning area sightseeing and attractions.
The following table lists some details on a firm that can guide you to some of the most interesting local sights.
|Executive Tours||Excursions and Sightseeing Service||(242) 352-8858||0.1 mi. West-Northwest of Central Port Lucaya|
|Lucaya Watersports||Hiking Tour and Trip Operator||(242) 373-6375||Central Port Lucaya|
|Paradise Watersports||Excursions and Sightseeing Service||(242) 373-4001||William's Town Beach, 1.9 mi. South West of Central Port Lucaya|
If you like the idea of going snorkeling you'll be pleased to know you'll have plenty of chances to do so while vacationing in Port Lucaya. To read a more complete discussion of snorkeling, visit this guide, which discusses possibilities for snorkeling.
Relaxing in a spa just might be one of the most memorable parts of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you'll be pleased to discover there are several in the area. To see our complete guide to spas, go to this article.
If you like playing tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 4 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The table below highlights some key facts. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and some other details. Click on each name to learn about other aspects of the property.
|Property||Location||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Grand Lucaya Bahamas Beach||0.2 mi. South West of Central Port Lucaya||4|
|Grand Lucayan||0.0 mi. Northwest of Central Port Lucaya||4|
|Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach||3.4 mi. Northeast of Central Port Lucaya||2|
|Flamingo Bay Hotel and Marina||Central Port Lucaya||4|
For instance, Grand Lucaya Bahamas Beach has 3 swimming pools where you can cool off after a game.
Details concerning many other activities are displayed here:
|Sporting Event Venue||--||3.1 mi. Northwest of Central Port Lucaya|
|Watersports Operator||(242) 373-6375||0.2 mi. West of Central Port Lucaya|
|Watersports Operator||(242) 727-0968||0.4 mi. Northeast of Central Port Lucaya|
|Paradise Watersports||Watersports Operator||(242) 373-4001||William's Town Beach, 1.9 mi. South West of Central Port Lucaya|
|Pine Tree Stables||Horseback Riding Site||(242) 373-3600||2.1 mi. West of Central Port Lucaya|
|Dolphin Encounter Service||373-9332||Port Lucaya|
|The Ultimate Zone||Amusement Arcade||(242) 374-7529||0.1 mi. Northwest of Central Port Lucaya|
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