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.

There are 3 dive operators and at least 7 good dive sites in the area. Click on this link to check out our page about diving in this area.

Fishing

Early Bird Charters

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 popular in this area, as suggested by the existence of 7 charter fishing services in this area. To get more information about fishing in the area read this page.

Golf

Bermuda Golf

Enjoy playing golf? There are a pair of golf courses in the area. The courses in the area are Port Royal Golf Course and Bermuda Golf Academy. For a detailed guide to the course, including location, number of holes, and more all you have to do is click on the name of the course. To reach our complete page about golf throughout Bermuda, visit this page.

Sailing and Boating

Captain Kirk's Coral Reef Adventures

The table below lists more details concerning area firms that will help you spend some time 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 Ireland Island North, 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Somerset Village Bermuda
H2O Sports (441) 234-3082 0.5 mi. North of Central Somerset Village Bermuda
Hattrick Charters (441) 335-5077 Somerset Village Somerset Island
Sail Bermuda (441) 737-2993 4.9 mi. East of Central Somerset Village Bermuda
Spirit Of Bermuda (441) 737-5667 Downtown Hamilton, 4.8 mi. East of Central Somerset Village Bermuda

If you're interested in learning about charter operators and local marinas click here.

Shopping

If you have some folks who enjoy window shopping in your group, they're not completely out of luck -- more than 4 retail stores are located in this area. To get information on opportunities for shopping in Somerset Village, visit this page.

Sightseeing

Fort Scaur

Sightseeing is another good way to spend some of your vacation in Somerset Village. Sights of interest to visitors include 8 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to tourists. Assuming you enjoy being outside typically have fun visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. Anyone who needs to learn more about area sightseeing opportunities can do so by following this link.

Details concerning a firm that will help you have a great time sightseeing can be seen down below.

Sightseeing Services Near Somerset Village
Name Phone Location
Fantasea Tours (441) 236-1300 2.8 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 underwater beauty you'll be pleased to know you'll have the chance during your vacation in Somerset Village. For a better look at local snorkeling opportunities, check out this page.

Spas

Going to a spa could be the highlight of your vacation. If a spa visit sounds like fun, you'll be pleased to discover there are a few options. You can read this article concerning nearby spas if you want to get more specifics.

Tennis

Fairmont Southampton Bermuda Resort

If you like playing tennis you might want to make your reservations at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, you can choose from 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.

The following information may help with you make a decision. You can view the number of courts available, whether lights are available for evening play, and some other helpful details. Click on each name to learn more details concerning the property.

Accommodations with Tennis Near Somerset Village
Property Location Tennis Courts Lit Courts Tennis Pro
Fairmont Southampton Bermuda Resort 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 Bermuda Resort offers the option of playing after the lights come on, in the cool of the evening.

Other Activities

Information concerning some other activities can be seen in the table below.

Other Activities In And Around Somerset Village
Name Type Phone Location Island
Bermuda Water Ski Center Watersports Operator (441) 234-3354 1.5 mi. South of Central 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
Warwick Lanes Bowling Center (441) 236-5290 4.2 mi. Southeast of Central Somerset Village Bermuda
 

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