Activities in Port Lucaya

Photo credit: © Westin Lucaya
 

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. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

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 thinking about sightseeing at your own pace, there are a few rental agencies that can help. Those needing to get more details concerning this topic can do so here.

Diving

Port Lucaya Diving

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.

There are 3 dive operators and at least 7 good dive sites to choose from. If you want to get more information about diving in this area, can do so by visiting this page.

Fishing

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.

Want to catch some fish during your vacation? There are two charter operators located in this area. Anyone needing to learn more concerning fishing in this area can do so by visiting this page.

Golf

If you or someone in your group enjoys playing golf you might be happy to learn 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 to get additional information concerning the course, including location, number of holes, and more. Click here to read our page regarding golf courses throughout Grand Bahama.

Sailing and Boating

The chart below provides you with some key facts regarding firms that will help you get out on the water.

Boating Opportunities In And Around Port Lucaya
Name Phone Location
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'd like to find out about local marinas and charter options go to this page.

Shopping

If you have some avid shoppers traveling with you, they can "discover" a few of the area's 60 retail shops. To read about opportunities for shopping in Port Lucaya and nearby, see this page.

Sightseeing

Grand Bahama Labyrinth

Sightseeing is also a great way to spend some of your time in Port Lucaya. Nature enthusiasts typically have fun visiting the outdoor park and botanical garden. Anyone needing to find out more about area sightseeing opportunities can do so here.

Check the chart below to read more about a firm that can help you get the most out of your sightseeing time.

Sightseeing Services In And Around Port Lucaya
Name Type Phone Location
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
White Cloud Water Sports Travel and Tour Operators (242) 559-2723 3.3 mi. West of Central Port Lucaya

Snorkeling

If you like to go snokeling you'll be pleased to know you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Port Lucaya. Visit this extended discussion about snorkeling if you'd like additional details.

Spas

Dermalogica Freeport

Indulging in a trip to the spa could be one of the most enjoyable parts of your vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you'll be pleased to discover there are a few options. For more in-depth coverage of this topic, visit this page, about spas in this area.

Tennis

Grand Lucaya Bahamas Beach

If you're a tennis player you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 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 available, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other details. Click on the names to read more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Port Lucaya
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 check check
Viva Wyndham Fortuna Beach 3.4 mi. Northeast of Central Port Lucaya 2 check
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.

Other Activities

Information concerning many other activities are summarized directly below.

Other Activities In And Around Port Lucaya
Name Type Phone Location
Grand Bahamas Sports Complex Sporting Event Venue -- 3.1 mi. Northwest of Central Port Lucaya
Lucaya Watersports Seahorse Road Watersports Operator (242) 373-6375 0.2 mi. West of Central Port Lucaya
Lucaya Watersports Taino Beach Resort 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
The Dolphin Experience 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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