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 exploring a new environment with the wind in your face, there are several places that can help. For more information on bike and scooter rentals, click here.
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 services and at least 7 interesting dive sites in the area. Those needing to find more details about diving in this area, can do so on this page.
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.
Like to fish? There are a couple of charter operators located in this area. To read more about deep sea fishing in this area, click here.
If you or a traveling companion like to play 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. To get additional information concerning the course, including the location, number of holes, and a lot more simply click on the name of the course. Furthermore, you can go to this page if you want to find out additional facts about golfing throughout Grand Bahama.
The following chart provides some key facts regarding firms 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'd like to find out about local marinas and charter options click here.
If you have some shopping aficionados in your group, they're not totally out of luck -- the area has more than 60 retail stores just waiting to be explored. Click on this link to view our extended discussion of shopping in Port Lucaya and nearby.
Sightseeing is also a good way to spend some of your vacation in Port Lucaya. Nature enthusiasts are likely to have a pleasant time visiting the outdoor park and botanical garden. To read our page about attractions, follow this link.
Information about a firm that will help you have a great time sightseeing can be seen in the table below.
|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 spending some time snorkeling sounds like fun you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so while vacationing in Port Lucaya. You can go to this article about snorkeling if you'd like better facts.
Indulging in a trip to the spa might be one of the highlights of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you'll be pleased to know there are a few in the area. To read our detailed page about spas, read this article.
If you're a tennis player your best bet is to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 4 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The information that follows can help clarify your options. At a glance, you'll see the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lighting is available for evening play, and a few other details. Click on each name to learn more about 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.
Glance through this table for information concerning other activities.
|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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