Activities in Port 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 intrigued by the idea of sightseeing at your own pace, you will find a few rental agencies that can help. Anyone needing to learn more about this topic can do so by clicking 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 several dive services and at least 7 interesting dive sites to choose from. To read a more detailed discussion of diving in this area visit 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.

Hoping to spend some time with a rod in your hand? There are two charter fishing companies operating in this area. Click here to read our article about this topic.

Golf

If there are some golfers in your group, you'll be pleased to know there are several golf courses in the area. The courses in the area are The Reef Club Golf Course, Lucayan Golf Course, and Fortune Hills Golf Course & Country Club. To read a detailed article concerning the course, including contact information, number of holes, location, and more just click on the name of the course. Furthermore, you can read this page if you want additional information concerning golf courses throughout Grand Bahama.

Sailing and Boating

The following chart lists some key facts regarding area firms that can 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're interested in reading about charter operators and area marinas use this link.

Shopping

If your group includes some folks who enjoy shopping they can check out some of the area's 60 retail shops. You can go to this extended discussion if you need details on shopping in and around Port Lucaya.

Sightseeing

Grand Bahama Labyrinth

Sightseeing is also a good way to spend some of your vacation in Port Lucaya. Tourists who like spending time outdoors frequently enjoy the outdoor park and botanical garden. Those needing to get more information concerning area sightseeing opportunities can do so here.

The following table provides some key facts concerning a firm that can guide you to some of the most interesting local sights.

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 exploring a watery world sounds fun you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so during your vacation in Port Lucaya. You can read this extended discussion concerning snorkeling if you'd like additional specifics.

Spas

Dermalogica Freeport

Going to a spa could be one of the most enjoyable parts of your vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you will be happy to know there are a few in the area. To see our full guide to spas, read this article.

Tennis

Grand Lucaya Bahamas Beach

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit 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 following table can help clarify your options. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts on-site, whether lights are 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 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 example, Grand Lucaya Bahamas Beach has 3 swimming pools where you can cool off after a game.

Other Activities

The following table lists some key facts regarding other activities.

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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