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.
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 several dive services and at least 7 different dive sites to choose from. Read this extended discussion about diving opportunities in this area if you're interested in learning additional specifics.
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.
If there are some experienced anglers vacationing with you, they'll be pleased to know there are 7 charter fishing services in this area. Visit this page concerning fishing in the area if you need additional information.
Review the following table for information concerning area firms that can help you get out on the water.
|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 local marinas and charter options click here.
If your group includes some foks who enjoy exploring new shops they can while away some time exploring a few of the area's 7 retail shops. For information concerning opportunities for shopping in Somerset Village, use this link.
Sightseeing is another great way to spend some of your time in Somerset Village. Among other sights, the area has 8 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to vacationers. Nature enthusiasts are likely to have a pleasant time visiting the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. Read this page concerning area sightseeing attractions if you want more facts.
Information about a firm that can help you get the most out of your sightseeing time can be found right below.
|Fantasea Tours||(441) 236-1300||Ireland Island North, 2.6 mi. Northeast of Central Somerset Village|
|(441) 504-2581||Ireland Island North, 2.8 mi. Northeast of Central Somerset Village|
|(441) 331-8687||3.9 mi. Southeast of Central Somerset Village|
If you enjoy underwater beauty there's good news -- you'll have the chance while vacationing in Somerset Village. For more in-depth coverage of snorkeling, navigate to this page, about possibilities for snorkeling.
Enjoying a spa could be one of the most enjoyable parts of your entire vacation. If you enjoy going to spas, you'll be pleased to know there are several options. To navigate to our complete page about spas, click this link.
If you're a tennis player you might want to stay at a hotel that has a tennis court. Fortunately, there are 3 properties in the area that offer tennis.
The following table can help clarify your options. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts on-site, whether lighting is offered, and a few other details. Click on the names to read about other aspects of the property.
|Property||Location||Tennis Courts||Lit Courts||Tennis Pro|
|Fairmont Southampton||4.1 mi. Southeast of Central Somerset Village||4|
|Pompano Beach Club||2.6 mi. South of Central Somerset Village||4|
|Coral Beach & Tennis Club||5.5 mi. East-Southeast of Central Somerset Village||8|
For instance, Fairmont Southampton offers the option of playing in the cool of the evening, when the lights come one.
Be sure to look at the following chart for more options. to learn more. for more options.
|Watersports Operator||(441) 234-3354||Somerset Village||Somerset Island|
|Blue Water Divers||Snorkeling Tour Operator||(441) 234-1034||1.5 mi. South of Central Somerset Village||Bermuda|
|Dolphin Quest Bermuda||Dolphin Encounter Service||(441) 234-4464||Ireland Island North, 2.9 mi. Northeast of Central Somerset Village||Bermuda|
|Fantasea Snorkeling||Snorkeling Tour Operator||(441) 236-3483||Ireland Island North, 2.6 mi. Northeast of Central Somerset Village||Bermuda|
|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|
|Fitness Centers and Instructors||(441) 234-6195||Somerset Village||Somerset Island|
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