Things to See and Do While Staying at St. Francis Resort

Staying active and busy is the ideal vacation experience for some, but this isn't necessary for you to enjoy your time off on Stocking Island, the Bahamas. Thus, though St. Francis Resort does not have much in the way of recreational possibilities, it might still provide exactly the atmosphere you're wanting to find.

This resort is right on the water, so its lack of a swimming pool is often overlooked by guests who can easily walk from their rooms to the beach. Lots of visitors like to visit the nearest beach, even though a pool may be right on property.


Although St. Francis Resort doesn't have a golf course on the property, you can always ask the property's staff about trying to arrange a tee time nearby. The closest course is Emerald Reef Golf Course, which you'll find 12 and a half miles northwest of the accommodations. You can play 18 holes at this course. This 5642 yard course has been rated a par 72. For those who would like to find out more information, you can call the course at (242) 336-6800.


Visitors who want an array of watersports will have a wonderful time when they visit St. Francis Resort. The list below shows the watersports available on the property.

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Sailing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing

Family Activities

You can certainly bring your younger travelers along to St. Francis Resort, but there aren't a lot of family-focused amenities. To look instead at options with more amenities for kids, take a look at these properties recommended for families.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Following a busy afternoon in the Bahamas, it feels good to relax to the sounds of a live performance; it's an easy option since St. Francis Resort offers live entertainment.

St. Francis Resort has a bar too — the best place to unwind before heading out to your next activity.

Finally, with regard to other hotels with after-hours offerings, you won't find any accommodations nearby with significant nightlife options.


Travelers visiting the Bahamas will almost always find some good opportunities for exploration in the area. Whether you'd rather spend time on the beach or play a couple rounds of golf, you'll find lots of other options for recreation in the region. Click on these links to learn more concerning fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities you might enjoy.


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