Activities in Rodney Bay

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Despite being located on the complete opposite side of St. Lucia from the international airport, Rodney Bay remains a popular tourist destination.  The quaint village is set up both for residential and commercial purposes, while much of the daily activity revolves around the modern marina.  

Indeed, the center of all yachting activity on St. Lucia is here, leading way to other watersports such as fishing and snorkeling as popular activities.  Meanwhile, if you'd like to spend a good amount of your time onland, there are numerous sightseeing tours to participate in, great shopping opportunities, and a stunning nightlife scene which includes a casino. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

Rodney Bay is a prime location for bikers looking for some fun. From city streets to nature trails, there are plenty of options. For those looking for a less active option, scooters are also avaliable.

If you are considering exploring the area in the open air you will find a few businesses that can help you. To navigate to our detailed guide to bike or scooter rentals, see this page.


Rodney Bay Diving

The dive sites surrounding Rodney Bay are known for the unique geological features; formed by the same volcanic activity that created the island.

There are two dive operators and a small number of interesting dive sites in the area. If you'd like to obtain more information concerning diving in this area, can do so here.


Deep sea and sports fishing is becomming increasingly popular off the coast of Rodney Bay, and tourists coming to the area will have few problems finding a charterer to take them out.

Fishing is popular in this area, as suggested by the existence of 6 charter fishing services that operate from this area. For a better look at fishing in the area navigate to this page.

Sailing and Boating

Take a moment to read this table for more information about local providers that can enable you to spend some time out on the open water.

Boating Opportunities In Rodney Bay
Name Phone Location
Endless Summer Cruises (758) 450-8651 0.3 mi. North of Central Rodney Bay
Israel King Water Taxi (758) 717-3301 0.3 mi. North of Central Rodney Bay
Saluna Watersports (758) 518-8236 0.6 mi. Northwest of Central Rodney Bay
Sea Spray Day Cruises (758) 458-0123 0.3 mi. North of Central Rodney Bay
Typhoon Tours (758) 284-7575 0.3 mi. North of Central Rodney Bay
Wave Riders (758) 452-0808 0.4 mi. North of Central Rodney Bay
Xtrasea (758) 718-9647 0.3 mi. Northwest of Central Rodney Bay

If you're interested in learning about nearby marinas and charter operators read this page.


Baywalk Mall

If there are some folks who enjoy window shopping in your group, they're not totally out of luck -- there are more than 51 retail stores to browse in this area. If you need details on shopping in and around Rodney Bay, you can do so here.


Fort Rodney

Another great activity is spending some time enjoying the sights and sounds of Rodney Bay. Sights in the area include 6 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors Nature lovers may enjoy the area's waterfalls, outdoor parks, and botanical garden. Navigate to this extended discussion regarding area sightseeing attractions if you want to find out additional facts.

Be sure to look through the table just below for information concerning a firm that can help you have a great time enjoying the local sights.

Sightseeing Services In Rodney Bay
Name Type Phone Location
Jag Island Adventures Excursions and Sightseeing Service (758) 450-4001 Rodney Bay
Jungle Tours Hiking Tour and Trip Operator (758) 450-0434 Rodney Bay
Sailaway Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (758) 452-9842 Rodney Bay
Sunlink Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (758) 456-9100 Rodney Bay
Sunquest Alba Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (758) 450-0004 Rodney Bay
Suntours Caribbean Excursions and Sightseeing Service (758) 452-8839 Rodney Bay


If you enjoy underwater beauty you'll be pleased to know you'll have the chance during your vacation in Rodney Bay. Those wanting to learn more concerning opportunities to go snorkeling by visiting this page.


Relaxing for a few hours in a spa might be the highlight of your entire vacation. Finding a spa that you'll like shouldn't be hard, since there are 6 spas located in this area. Navigate here to visit our discussion of this topic.


Sandals Grand St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit your best bet is to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 5 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following table summarizes some key facts. You can view the number of tennis courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and a few other details. Click on each name to read more details concerning the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Rodney Bay
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Sandals Grand St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort 1.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Rodney Bay 2 check
Windjammer Landing La Brelotte Bay, 1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Central Rodney Bay 2 check check
Royal St. Lucian 0.5 mi. Northwest of Central Rodney Bay 2 check
Royal by Rex Resorts St. Lucia 0.6 mi. West-Northwest of Central Rodney Bay 2 check
Smugglers Cove Resort All Inclusive 1.9 mi. North of Central Rodney Bay 7 check

For instance, Sandals Grand St. Lucian Spa & Beach Resort offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.

Other Activities

Review the following table for information about other activities. for information concerning one other option. for information about other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Rodney Bay
Name Type Phone Location
International Riding Stables Horseback Riding Site (758) 450-8665 Rodney Bay
Megaplex 8 Movie Theater -- 3.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Rodney Bay

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