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 intrigued by the idea of sightseeing at a more leisurely pace, you will find a few businesses that can help you. Read this article concerning bike and scooter rentals if you'd like to find out more facts.

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 3 dive operators and at least 8 interesting dive sites to choose from. Navigate to this article which is all about scuba diving in this area if you'd like to find out more details.

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.

Thinking about reeling in a big one while on vacation? You'll be pleased to learn there are 4 charter operators in this area. Readers can find out more concerning fishing in this area can do so by visiting this page.

Golf

Barbados Golf

Want to play some golf on vacation? There are two area golf courses. The courses in the area are Barbados Golf Club and Rockley Golf Course. To read a detailed article concerning the course, including location, number of holes, and more simply click on the name of the course. If you're interested, get more details concerning golfing throughout Barbados can do so by going to this page.

Sailing and Boating

Sail Calabaza

Take some time to look through the chart below for a listing of firms that will enable you to spend some time 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 read about nearby marinas and charter operators click here.

Shopping

Best of Barbados Southern Palms Hotel

If there are some folks who enjoy shopping in your group, they might want to know that at least 47 retailers are located in this area. Take advantage of this page if you'd like to read more concerning shopping in and around Saint Lawrence Gap.

Sightseeing

South Point Lighthouse

Sightseeing is another great option for anyone visiting Saint Lawrence Gap. The area has 7 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Tourists who enjoy the natural environment will frequently enjoy spending some time at the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. For more about this topic, go to this guide, which discusses area sightseeing opportunities and attractions.

You can look through this table for information concerning a firm that will direct you to some of the most enjoyable local sights.

Sightseeing Services Near Saint Lawrence Gap
Name Type Phone Location
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
Williams Tours Barbados Excursions and Sightseeing Service (246) 427-1043 Oistens, 2.2 mi. East of Central Saint Lawrence Gap

Snorkeling

If you like to go snokeling there's good news -- you'll have the chance while vacationing in Saint Lawrence Gap. To find out about other snorkeling opportunities, click this link.

Spas

Chakra Spa

Relaxing for a few hours in a spa could be one of the highlights of your entire vacation. If you'd like to go to a spa, you'll be pleased to know there are several options. Those needing to get more information concerning this topic can do so by clicking on this link.

Tennis

Turtle Beach Resort

If you enjoy playing 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 information that follows can help clarify your options. At a glance, you can see the number of courts on-site, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other helpful 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

The chart directly below lists some details concerning other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Saint Lawrence Gap
Name Type Phone Location
Barry's Surf Barbados Watersports Operator (246) 256-3906 Central Saint Lawrence Gap
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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