Activities in Saint-Francois

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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. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

If you are thinking about sightseeing at your own pace, there are a couple of rental agencies that can help. Those wanting to find out more about this topic can do so here.


Guadeloupe Golf

If you're an avid golfer you should know that Saint-Francois isn't exactly overrun with golf greens. However, the area does have a golf course. The only course in the area is Golf de St-Francois. To see our full guide to golfing throughout Guadeloupe, click here.

Sailing and Boating

Saint-Francois Sailing and Boating

The following table shows more information about area firms that will enable you to spend some time out on the open water.

Boating Opportunities In Saint-Francois
Name Phone Location
No Limit Excursions (069) 065-5760 0.3 mi. East of Downtown St. Francois
Paradoxe Croisieres (059) 088-4173 0.4 mi. West-Northwest of Downtown St. Francois

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


If there are some people who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they can check out some of the 5 retail shops in the area. If you want to discover more about shopping in Saint-Francois and nearby, you can do so by clicking here.


You might want to set aside a day for experiencing the sights and sounds of Saint-Francois. The area's sights include a historic site and a distillery. Those wanting to find more details concerning area sightseeing opportunities can do so by following this link.

Details concerning a firm that can provide a guided tour of some of the most enjoyable sites can be seen here:

Sightseeing Services Near Saint-Francois
Name Type Phone Location
Guadeloupe Explor Travel and Tour Operators 590.690.268.111 5.7 mi. Northwest of Central Saint-Francois
Patou Excursions Nature Tourism Service (069) 085-7142 Ste. Anne, 7.3 mi. West of Central Saint-Francois


Relaxing for a few hours in a spa might be one of the highlights of your entire vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you'll be pleased to learn there are two in this area. Navigate to this extended discussion regarding spas in the area if you'd like to find out more facts.


La Cocoteraie

If you want to play some tennis your best bet is to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. There are two different properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following information may help with you make a decision. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts available, whether lighting is available for evening play, and a few other details. Click on each name to read about other aspects of the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Saint-Francois
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
La Cocoteraie 0.5 mi. East of Downtown St. Francois 2 check
La Caravelle Ste. Anne, 7.2 mi. West of Central Saint-Francois -- check

For example, La Cocoteraie is located directly on the beach, where you can go and relax between games.

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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