Marked as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Saint George's Parish is an all-around vacation destination filled with activities to please every type of vacationer. Of course, sightseeing will be at the top of the to do list, with a huge number of sites to be seen from the waterfront to the colonial styled buildings. There are also several museums which offer in depth looks at Bermuda's history and culture.
Like many other locations in the Caribbean, you won't want for opportunities to participate in watersports. The marina allows you to easily find access to sailing boat charters, fishing excursions, and there are a few diver centers in town for those who want to explore under water. York Street and Water Street is where you go to get your shopping fix, and there is even a golf course, several tennis courts, and a bowling alley for some family fun.
The ban on rental cars make scooters and bikes a very popular option for those looking for a bit of independence.
If you are thinking about exploring the area in the open air there are several places that can help make it happen. To see our complete page about bike or scooter rentals, visit this page.
St. George's Parish is known for its shallow dives, so while divers of all calibers will enjoy the colorful coral and interesting wrecks, it is a particularly good spot for beginning divers.
There is one dive operator and at least 7 different dive sites to choose from. Readers can get more details concerning scuba diving in this area, can do so by clicking here.
St. George Parish is considered one of the prime fishing destinations on this side of the Atlantic. Anyone looking for a day of fishing for big game will want to consider this area, especially when coming to Bermuda.
If there are some avid anglers vacationing with you, they're in luck -- they can go fishing with one of the 5 charter operators in this area. Follow this link to visit our article concerning this topic.
Be sure to look at the following table for a listing of area firms that will enable you to spend some time out on the open water.
|(441) 534-7669||Devonshire Parish, 6.8 mi. South West of Central Saint Georges Parish||Bermuda|
|Blue Hole Water Sports||(441) 293-2915||Hamilton Parish, 3.9 mi. South West of Central Saint Georges Parish||Bermuda|
|(441) 295-5112||St. George's Island||Bermuda|
|Escape Charters||(441) 737-2273||Smith's Parish, 5.6 mi. South West of Central Saint Georges Parish||Bermuda|
|Ocean Breeze||(441) 334-9846||St. George's Parish|
|(441) 735-2925||St. George's Island||Bermuda|
|(441) 334-8218||St. George's Island||Bermuda|
If you want to learn about charter operators and area marinas click here.
Sightseeing is another great activity for visitors to Saint Georges Parish. Among other sights, the area has 10 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to visitors Travelers who enjoy spending time outdoors will frequently have a pleasant time visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. Anyone who needs to find more details about area sightseeing opportunities can do so on this page.
If you enjoy snorkeling you're in luck -- you'll have the chance while vacationing in Saint Georges Parish. Click here to visit our article concerning local snorkeling opportunities.
Enjoying a spa could be one of the highlights of your vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you'll be pleased to learn there are several in the area. For a more detailed look at this topic, go to this page, about nearby spas.
If you enjoy playing tennis you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The following information may help with you make a decision. Included is the number of courts available, whether lighting is offered, and some other helpful details. Click on each name to read more about the property.
|Property||Location||Island||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Rosewood Tucker's Point||2.7 mi. South West of Central Saint Georges Parish||--||4|
|Grotto Bay Beach Resort||Castle Harbour, 2.6 mi. West-Southwest of Central Saint Georges Parish||St. David's Island||4|
|The Mid Ocean Club||Tucker's Town, 2.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Saint Georges Parish||--||2|
For example, Rosewood Tucker's Point offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.
Take a moment to read the following table for more options. for information concerning one other option. for more options.
|Watersports Operator||(441) 238-4155||St. George, 0.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Saint Georges Parish||St. David's Island|
|Snorkeling Equipment Rental Service||(441) 238-4155||St. George, 0.7 mi. North-Northwest of Central Saint Georges Parish||St. David's Island|
|Movie Theater||(441) 297-2821||St. George's Island||Bermuda|
|Southside Family Bowl||Bowling Center||(441) 293-5906||Central Saint Georges Parish||Bermuda|
|Tuckers Point Dive & Water Sports Centre||Watersports Operator||(441) 298-4050||St. George's Island||Bermuda|
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