Keeping busy is never hard to do in St. Francois, whether you prefer activities that take you out on the water, or those that keep your feet planted firmly on land. On the other hand, is you prefer a more laid back getaway, there are numerous ways to achieve that as well, making this town the ideal vacation spot not matter which category of traveler you fall into.
If you are thinking about feeling the wind in your hair, there are multiple different rental agencies that can help you. To read more about bike and scooter rentals, see this page.
You'll find one dive service and a small number of dive sites to choose from. To read a more detailed discussion of diving in this area visit this page.
Want to catch some fish during your vacation? Saint-Francois isn't quite overrun with fishing charters, but the area does have a charter operator -- and of course there are plenty of fish. For a more comprehensive look at fishing in the area click here.
If you like to play golf you probably realize Saint-Francois isn't quite a golfer's paradise. Still, there's one golf course to know about. The only course in the area is Golf de St-Francois. Use this link to see our discussion of golfing throughout Guadeloupe.
Additional details for local providers that can enable you to get out on the open water can be seen here:
|La Paillote Boat||(069) 061-5985||0.3 mi. East of Downtown St. Francois|
|No Limit Excursions||(069) 065-5760||0.3 mi. East of Downtown St. Francois|
|(069) 698-1730||Downtown St. Francois|
|Paradoxe Croisieres||(059) 088-4173||0.4 mi. West-Northwest of Downtown St. Francois|
If you want to read about charter operators and local marinas visit this page.
If you have some shopping aficionados vacationing with you, they can "discover" some of the 9 retail stores in the area. To read about opportunities for shopping in Saint-Francois and nearby, see this page.
You should plan on spending at least a day exploring the culture, sights and sounds of Saint-Francois. The area's sights include a historic site and a distillery. To see our detailed guide to sightseeing attractions and opportunities, visit this page.
Information concerning a firm that will help you have a great time sightseeing can be seen right below.
|Guadeloupe Explor||Travel and Tour Operators||590.690.268.111||5.7 mi. Northwest of Central Saint-Francois|
|Molem Gliss||Kayaking Service||(059) 023-0272||Le Moule, 7.0 mi. Northwest of Central Saint-Francois|
|Nature Tourism Service||(069) 085-7142||Ste. Anne, 7.3 mi. West of Central Saint-Francois|
Enjoying a spa could be one of the most memorable parts of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you might be happy to know there are a couple of options in this area. To reach our complete guide to spas, read this page.
If you're a tennis player you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. There are a couple of different properties in the area that offer tennis.
The following table summarizes some key facts. Included is the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and some other details. Click on each name to learn more details concerning the property.
|Property||Location||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Le Meridien La Cocoteraie||0.5 mi. Northeast of Downtown St. Francois||2|
|La Caravelle||Ste. Anne, 7.2 mi. West of Central Saint-Francois||--|
For instance, Le Meridien La Cocoteraie is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.
Details concerning some other activities are summarized right below.
|GPM Caraïbes||Jet Ski Rental Service||(069) 073-0962||0.4 mi. West-Northwest of Downtown St. Francois|
|Suping'Gwada||Windsurfing Operator||(059) 082-9948||Le Moule, 6.8 mi. Northwest of Central Saint-Francois|
|Turkoise Kite's Cool||Windsurfing Operator||(069) 043-1551||Le Moule, 6.8 mi. Northwest of Central Saint-Francois|
From the moment the sun rises in the morning until the time it sets in the evening, there are numerous ways to pack your days full of activity in St. Francois – and then you can continue the party well into the night. How will you spend your getaway? The choice is yours.
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