Activities in Saint Lawrence Gap

Photo credit: © Rick Savage
 

Saint Lawrence Gap is the activity center of Barbados.  Not only will you find the typical island sites like pristine beaches lined with sun worshipers and visitors headed out to participate in watersports, but this is also a top destination for shopping, dining, and nightlife.  The bars and nightclubs are always busy with visitors packing the dance floors and sipping tropical cocktails. 

Bike and Scooter Rental

Thanks to the close proximity of shops, restaurants, beaches, and other attractions in St. Lawrence Gap, few tourist need to rely on a rental car. Instead, most will find a scooter or bike jsut fine.

If you are intrigued by the idea of experiencing the wind in your face, there are a few rental agencies that can help you. To navigate to our detailed page about bike or scooter rentals, navigate to this page.

Diving

Saint Lawrence Gap Diving

St. Lawrence Gap is one of the best places on the island, and the region, for diving. With so many quality dives and services, you'll be sure to find what you need to make your drive trip great.

There are a couple of dive operators and at least 8 good dive sites to choose from. Click here to read our discussion of diving opportunities in this area.

Fishing

IOU Fishing Charters

The primary form of fishing in St. Lawrence Gap is shore fishing from the beach or a pier. However, there are also several options avaliable for those looking for charters.

Hoping to go fishing during your vacation? You might be pleased to discover there are 4 charter operators in this area. Make your way to this page concerning fishing in the area if you'd like to discover more details.

Golf

Barbados Golf

Hoping to play golf during your vacation? There are a couple of golf courses in the area. The courses in the area are Barbados Golf Club and Rockley Golf Course. To get additional information concerning the course, including the location, number of holes, and a lot more click on the course name. If you'd like to learn more about golf courses throughout Barbados can do so by clicking on this link.

Sailing and Boating

Sail Calabaza

The chart directly below provides you with some key facts concerning area firms that can help you spend some time on the open water.

Boating Opportunities Near Saint Lawrence Gap
Name Phone Location
Boatyard Taxi (246) 437-5640 Downtown Bridgetown, 3.6 mi. Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Cool Runnings (246) 436-0911 Downtown Bridgetown, 4.0 mi. Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
El Tigre Cruises (246) 417-7245 Downtown Bridgetown, 3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Jammin' Catamaran Cruise (246) 422-1152 Downtown Bridgetown, 3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Sail Calabaza (246) 826-4048 Downtown Bridgetown, 4.0 mi. Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Small Cats Catamaran Sailing Cruises (246) 421-6419 Downtown Bridgetown, 3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap

If you want to learn about charter operators and area marinas go to this page.

Shopping

Best of Barbados Southern Palms Hotel

If you have some avid shoppers traveling with you, they can browse some of the 47 retail shops in the area. To find out about opportunities for shopping in Saint Lawrence Gap and nearby, navigate to this page.

Sightseeing

South Point Lighthouse

Sightseeing is also a good way to spend some of your vacation in Saint Lawrence Gap. Among other sights, the area has 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Nature enthusiasts are likely to have a pleasant time visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. To learn about more area sightseeing attractions, check out this page.

Information concerning a firm that can help you have a great time enjoying the local sights can be found in the following chart:

Sightseeing Services In And Around Saint Lawrence Gap
Name Type Phone Location
Caribbean Safari Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service -- 0.5 mi. West of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Coconut Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (246) 437-0297 3.3 mi. Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Glory Tours Travel and Tour Operators (246) 231-2932 2.2 mi. North of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Island Safari Excursions and Sightseeing Service (246) 429-5337 4.1 mi. North of Central Saint Lawrence Gap

Snorkeling

If you are thinking about snorkeling on your vacation you're in luck -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so while vacationing in Saint Lawrence Gap. To navigate to our detailed page about local snorkeling opportunities, navigate to this page.

Spas

Chakra Spa

Indulging in a trip to the spa might be one of the most enjoyable parts of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you might be happy to learn there are a few options. Those needing to find more details concerning this topic can do so on this page.

Tennis

Turtle Beach Resort

If you like to play tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 4 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following table can help clarify your options. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts on-site, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on each name to learn more about the property.

Accommodations with Tennis In And Around Saint Lawrence Gap
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Turtle Beach Resort Central Saint Lawrence Gap 2 check
Crystal Cove Hotel 7.7 mi. Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap 2 check
The House Holders Hill, 8.2 mi. Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap 4 check
Southern Palms Beach Club Dover, 0.2 mi. West-Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap 2 check check

For instance, Turtle Beach Resort offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.

Other Activities

The following chart lists information about other activities.

Other Activities Near Saint Lawrence Gap
Name Type Phone Location
Body Care 4 U Fit For Life Fitness Centers and Instructors (246) 435-5858 Vauxhall, 1.2 mi. North of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Olympus Theater Movie Theater (246) 437-1000 Vauxhall, 1.2 mi. North of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Sir Garfield Sobers Sports Complex Sporting Event Venue (246) 437-6010 1.8 mi. North-Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
 

Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.