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.
There are several dive operators and at least 7 different dive sites in the area. For more information about scuba diving in this area go to this page.
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 avid anglers traveling with you, they'll be pleased to know there are 7 charter fishing services in this area. To read about other deep sea fishing in this area, use this link.
Enjoy playing golf? There are a pair of area golf courses. The area courses are Port Royal Golf Course and . To get additional information concerning the course all you have to do is click on the course name. To see our complete guide to golf courses throughout Bermuda, click this link.
Be sure to look at the following table for information concerning firms that will help you enjoy some time 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 want to learn about nearby marinas and charter operators go to this page.
If you have some people who love to shop traveling with you, they're not completely out of luck -- there are at least 7 retailers in this area. You can go to this article if you'd like to read more concerning shopping in Somerset Village.
Yet another great way to spend some of your time is to experience the area's interesting sights. The area features 8 historic sites and various other attractions of interest to travelers. Vacationers who enjoy natural surroundings frequently have a good time at the area's outdoor parks and botanical gardens. To reach our detailed guide to attractions, navigate to this page.
View this table for a listing of a firm that can help you have a great time sightseeing.
|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|
|(441) 331-8687||3.9 mi. Southeast of Central Somerset Village|
If you love to snorkel there's good news -- you'll have plenty of chances to do so while vacationing in Somerset Village. To visit our detailed page about local snorkeling opportunities, check out this page.
Relaxing in a spa might be the highlight of your vacation. If a visit to the spa sounds like fun, you'll be pleased to learn there are several in this area. Click to check out our guide to this topic.
If you like playing tennis 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 information may help with you make a decision. At a glance, you'll see the number of courts available, whether lighting is available for evening play, and some other details. Click on each name to learn more details concerning 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 after dark, in the cool of the evening.
Details concerning some other activities are provided in the table below.
|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|
|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|
|Spicelands Riding Centre||Horseback Riding Site||(441) 238-8212||3.9 mi. Southeast of Central Somerset Village||Bermuda|
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