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 like the idea of riding in the open air, you will find a few businesses that can help you. Click here to view our page dedicated to bike and scooter rentals.

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.

You'll find several dive services and at least 7 different dive sites to choose from. For a more comprehensive look at scuba diving, navigate to this article.

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.

Hoping to reel in a big one during your vac ation? There are a couple of charter operators that operate in this area. Make your way to this article dedicated to fishing in the area if you'd like to find more information.

Golf

If you like to play golf you probably realize Port Lucaya isn't overloaded with golf greens. Nevertheless, there is one golf course in the area. The only course in the area is The Reef Club Golf Course. If you'd like to get more details about golfing throughout Grand Bahama can do so here.

Sailing and Boating

More information concerning local providers that will help you enjoy some time on the water can be found here:

Boating Opportunities In And Around Port Lucaya
Name Phone Location
Exotic Adventures (242) 374-2278 3.9 mi. West-Northwest of Central Port Lucaya
Pat & Diane Tours (888) 439-3959 0.1 mi. Northwest of Central Port Lucaya
Reef Tours (242) 373-5880 0.2 mi. Northwest of Central Port Lucaya
Sunn Odyssey (242) 373-4014 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Central Port Lucaya

If you'd like to learn about charter operators and marinas read this article.

Shopping

The Perfume Factory

If you're vacationing with some shopping aficionados they can "discover" some of the 31 retail stores in the area. If you'd like to read more concerning shopping in Port Lucaya and nearby, you can do so here.

Sightseeing

Grand Bahama Labyrinth

Sightseeing is also a great option for visitors to Port Lucaya. Tourists who enjoy spending time outdoors will typically have a good time at the outdoor park and botanical garden. Read this article about area sightseeing attractions if you need more facts.

The chart right below shows more information about a firm that can help you have a great time enjoying the local sights.

Sightseeing Services In And Around Port Lucaya
Name Type Phone Location
Grand Bahama Nature Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (242) 373-2485 1.7 mi. West-Southwest of Central Port Lucaya
Lucaya Watersports Hiking Tour and Trip Operator (242) 373-6375 Central Port Lucaya
White Cloud Water Sports Travel and Tour Operators (242) 559-2723 0.5 mi. North of Central Port Lucaya

Snorkeling

If you love snorkeling there's good news -- you can easily find places to do so during your vacation in Port Lucaya. You can read this article which is all about snorkeling if you'd like better information.

Spas

Dermalogica Freeport

Enjoying a spa just might be the highlight of your vacation. It shouldn't be hard to find a spa you like, considering that there are 5 different spas in this area. For more details about places to relax in this area click this link.

Tennis

Grand Lucayan

If you're a tennis player you might want to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 4 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following table can help clarify your options. At a glance, you can see the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other details. Click on each name to learn more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Port Lucaya
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
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
Lighthouse Pointe at Grand Lucayan Resort 0.2 mi. Northeast of Central Port Lucaya 2 check
Flamingo Bay Hotel and Marina Central Port Lucaya 4

For example, Grand Lucayan offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.

Other Activities

The table just below summarizes some key facts regarding other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Port Lucaya
Name Type Phone Location
Freeport Rugby & Football Club Sporting Event Venue 352-2952 3.6 mi. Northwest of Central Port Lucaya
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
Ocean Motion Watersports Watersports Equipment Shop (242) 373-9603 0.2 mi. East of Central Port Lucaya
Pinetree Stables Horseback Riding Site -- 2.1 mi. West of Central Port Lucaya
 

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