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, there are a few places that can help. To read more about bike and scooter rentals, click here.

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 3 dive operators and at least 8 good dive sites to choose from. Take advantage of this page concerning diving opportunities in this area if you want additional specifics.

Fishing

Cannon 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.

Like fishing? You'll be pleased to learn there are 4 charter fishing services that operate from this area. Take advantage of this extended discussion regarding fishing in the area if you'd like to learn additional information.

Golf

Barbados Golf

Like golf? There are a pair of golf courses in the area. The area courses are Barbados Golf Club and Rockley Golf Course. For more information concerning the course, including the number of holes, location, and much more just click on the name of the course. Furthermore, you can read this article if you want to find out more facts regarding golfing throughout Barbados.

Sailing and Boating

Black Pearl Party Cruise

The table right below offers some details regarding firms that can enable you to get out on the open water.

Boating Opportunities Near Saint Lawrence Gap
Name Phone Location
Black Pearl Party Cruise (246) 826-7245 Downtown Bridgetown, 4.0 mi. Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
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
Small Cats Catamaran Sailing Cruises (246) 421-6419 Downtown Bridgetown, 3.9 mi. Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap

If you'd like to learn about charter operators and area marinas go to this page.

Shopping

Best of Barbados Southern Palms Hotel

If you have some foks who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they may be interested to know that more than 42 retailers operate in this area. To visit our complete page about shopping in Saint Lawrence Gap and nearby, go to this page.

Sightseeing

South Point Lighthouse

Sightseeing is another great activity for anyone visiting Saint Lawrence Gap. Among other sights, the area has 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. Assuming you like the open air will typically enjoy visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. To reach our complete page about sightseeing attractions and opportunities, go to this page.

Information concerning a firm that will show you the most interesting local sights can be found in the following table:

Sightseeing Services Near Saint Lawrence Gap
Name Type Phone Location
Coconut Tours Excursions and Sightseeing Service (246) 437-0297 1.8 mi. West-Northwest of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Glory Tours Travel and Tour Operators (246) 231-2932 2.2 mi. North of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Williams Tours Barbados Excursions and Sightseeing Service (246) 427-1043 Oistens, 2.2 mi. East of Central Saint Lawrence Gap

Snorkeling

If exploring an underwater world sounds appealing you'll be pleased to know you can easily find places to do so during your vacation in Saint Lawrence Gap. You can go to this article which is all about snorkeling if you're looking for better details.

Spas

Chakra Spa

Going to a spa could be one of the most enjoyable parts of your vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you might be happy to learn there are several options. For a more comprehensive look at places to relax in this area go to this article.

Tennis

Turtle Beach Resort

If you enjoy playing tennis your best bet is to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 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 available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on the names to learn 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 example, Turtle Beach Resort offers all-inclusive pricing, to help simplify your vacation.

Other Activities

The table right below summarizes some details concerning other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Saint Lawrence Gap
Name Type Phone Location
Barbados Surf Trips Watersports Operator (321) 877-5516 Atlantic Shores, 2.6 mi. East-Southeast of Central Saint Lawrence Gap
Barry's Surf Barbados Watersports Operator (246) 256-3906 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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