Activities in Saint Lawrence Gap

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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 considering seeing the sights with the wind in your face, you will find 4 businesses that can help you. To navigate to our page about renting a bike or scooter, read 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.

You'll find a couple of dive operators and at least 8 good dive sites to choose from. For a more comprehensive look at diving in this area, read this guide.

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 reel in a big one during your vacation? You'll be pleased to discover there are 4 charter fishing services that operate from this area. To visit our detailed guide to deep sea fishing, use this link.

Golf

Barbados Golf

Enjoy playing golf? There are a pair of golf courses in this area. The courses in the area are Barbados Golf Club and Rockley Golf Course. Just click on the course name for more detail concerning the course, including contact information, number of holes, location, and more. To read more about golfing throughout Barbados read this article.

Sailing and Boating

Sail Calabaza

Look through the table below to find out more about area firms that can enable you to get out 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 find out about charter operators and local marinas read this article.

Shopping

Best of Barbados Southern Palms Hotel

If you have some people who enjoy exploring new shops traveling with you, they might be interested to know that there are at least 47 retailers in this area. To navigate to our complete page about shopping in and around Saint Lawrence Gap, click here.

Sightseeing

South Point Lighthouse

Another good way to use some of your time is discovering the area's sights and natural beauty. Interesting sights include 7 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. To navigate to our detailed guide to sightseeing attractions and opportunities, follow this link.

Information about a firm that will direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights can be found here:

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 enjoy sightseeing underwater you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so during your vacation in Saint Lawrence Gap. For more in formation concerning snorkeling opportunities, read this article.

Spas

Chakra Spa

Enjoying a spa just might be one of the most enjoyable parts of your vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you might be happy to learn there are a few options. Those interested can find out more concerning this topic can do so by following this link.

Tennis

Turtle Beach Resort

If you'd like to play some tennis during your visit your best bet is to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 4 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below highlights some key facts. At a glance, you can see the number of courts available, whether lighting is offered, and some other details. Click on the names to read more details concerning 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

View the following table for more options. to learn more. for more options.

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
 

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