Activities in Somerset Village

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A charming village comprised of just one main road, Somerset Village is said to have been a hideout for pirates at one point in history.  That, of course, is all in the past, and today tourists visit this quiet destination in small numbers looking for a haven from busier tourist meccas.  Activities and attractions are sparse, but visitors can keep busy participating in watersports or touring the nearby Gilber's Nature Reserve.  

Diving

Somerset Village Diving

The island of Bermuda is the wreck capital of the Caribbean, and diving off Somerset Village gives you the opportunity to explore all of them.

You'll find 3 dive services and at least 7 good dive sites in the area. For more in formation concerning diving opportunities in this area visit this page.

Fishing

Somerset Village may be one of the smaller areas of Bermuda, but it still offers tourist the same fishing services found throughout the rest of the island.

Fishing is a popular activity here, as indicated by the presence of 7 charter fishing services that operate from this area. To read our full guide to deep sea fishing, follow this link.

Golf

Bermuda Golf

Hoping to play golf during your vacation? There are a pair of golf courses in the area. The courses are Port Royal Golf Course and Bermuda Golf Academy. Simply click on the course name to read a detailed article concerning the course, including contact information, number of holes, location, and more. For more information about this specific topic, navigate to this article concerning golf courses throughout Bermuda.

Sailing and Boating

Somerset Village Sailing and Boating

Take a moment to look through this table for more information about firms that can enable you to get out on the open water.

Boating Opportunities In And Around Somerset Village
Name Phone Location Island
Andrea Christine Charters (441) 537-6614 Par-la-Ville Park, 5.1 mi. East of Central Somerset Village Bermuda
Aquatic Bermuda (441) 236-2200 Par-la-Ville Park, 5.1 mi. East of Central Somerset Village Bermuda
Captain Kirk's Coral Reef Adventures (441) 747-2204 Central Somerset Village Somerset Island
H2O Sports (441) 234-3082 Par-la-Ville Park, 5.1 mi. East of Central Somerset Village Bermuda
Hattrick Charters (441) 335-5077 Somerset Village Somerset Island
Rock Steady Charters (441) 331-6678 Par-la-Ville Park, 5.1 mi. East of Central Somerset Village Bermuda
Spirit Of Bermuda (441) 334-7245 Par-la-Ville Park, 5.1 mi. East of Central Somerset Village Bermuda

If you're interested in reading about charter operators and local marinas read this article.

Shopping

If you have some people who enjoy exploring new shops in your group, they'll be interested to know that more than 7 retail stores are located in this area. Click on this link to check out our discussion of shopping in Somerset Village.

Sightseeing

Fort Scaur

Another great activity is to see the area's sights and natural beauty. The area has 8 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. Travelers who like spending time outdoors will frequently have a pleasant time visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. For more information about available sightseeing attractions, see this page.

Details concerning a firm that can show you the most interesting local sights can be found in the chart below.

Sightseeing Services Near Somerset Village
Name Phone Location
Fantasea Tours (441) 236-1300 Ireland Island North, 2.6 mi. Northeast of Central Somerset Village
Segway Tours Bermuda (441) 236-1300 Ireland Island North, 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Somerset Village
Unique Vacations (441) 331-8687 3.9 mi. Southeast of Central Somerset Village

Snorkeling

If you enjoy looking at fish there's good news -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so while vacationing in Somerset Village. To read our detailed page about local snorkeling opportunities, click here.

Spas

Indulging in a trip to the spa might be one of the most memorable parts of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you might be happy to know there are several in this area. Click on this link to find our guide to this topic.

Tennis

Fairmont Southampton

If you're a tennis player you might want to stay at a hotel with a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The table below highlights some key facts. You can view the number of courts available, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on the names to read about other aspects of the property.

Accommodations with Tennis Near Somerset Village
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Fairmont Southampton 4.1 mi. Southeast of Central Somerset Village 4 check
Pompano Beach Club 2.6 mi. South of Central Somerset Village 4 check
Coral Beach & Tennis Club 5.5 mi. East-Southeast of Central Somerset Village 8

For example, Fairmont Southampton offers the option of playing in the evening hours, after the lights come on.

Other Activities

Take a minute to read this table for information concerning other activities. to learn more. for information about other activities.

Other Activities In And Around Somerset Village
Name Type Phone Location Island
Bermuda Water Ski Center Watersports Operator (441) 234-3354 Somerset Village Somerset Island
Dolphin Quest Bermuda Dolphin Encounter Service (441) 234-4464 Ireland Island North, 2.9 mi. Northeast of Central Somerset Village Bermuda
Mangoes Gym & Fitness Centre Fitness Centers and Instructors (441) 234-6912 Somerset Village Somerset Island
Neptune Cinema Movie Theater (441) 292-7296 Ireland Island North, 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Somerset Village Bermuda
Sandys 360 Sport, Aquatic & Enrichment Centre Fitness Centers and Instructors (441) 234-6195 Somerset Village Somerset Island
Spicelands Riding Centre Horseback Riding Site (441) 238-8212 3.9 mi. Southeast of Central Somerset Village Bermuda
 

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