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

A long to-do list of activities isn't a prerequisite for a fulfilling experience on Stocking Island, the Bahamas. Thus, even though St. Francis Resort does not offer much in the way of recreational opportunities, it might nevertheless provide exactly the atmosphere you're hoping for.

This resort is situated on the waterfront, so the fact that there's no pool is not even noticed by most guests who can simply visit the beach when they need to cool off. In fact, even when staying at a property with a pool, most guests are so glad to lounge on sandy coast that they don't use the hotel's pool at all.


Though St. Francis Resort does not have a golf course, you may be able to arrange some playing time nearby. The closest course is Emerald Reef Golf Course, which is located 12 and a half miles northwest of the property. There are 18 total holes at this golf course. This par 72 course is 5642 yards long. For golfers who want to learn more, you can reach the course at (242) 336-6800.


Travelers who appreciate a wide variety of aquatic adventures will have a wonderful experience when they stay at St. Francis Resort. The list below details the watersports available on the property.

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

Family Activities

You are free to bring your children to St. Francis Resort, but bear in mind that this property doesn't provide many amenities that are specifically intended for use by families. To look instead at some properties that are focused on catering to families traveling with kids, you might want to consider properties rated best for family vacations.

Entertainment and Nightlife

One of the greatest perks of staying at this location is seeing their live entertainment, which proves that staying in for the night can be just as fun as an expensive night of bar-hopping.

Also, there's one bar on the property — a good place to grab a drink before the show.

Finally, it you're wondering about other hotels that might have entertainment offerings, don't expect to find any accommodations nearby with significant nightlife options.


Active guests visiting the Bahamas can almost always find some nice opportunities to get out and explore. Whether you are looking to lay out on the beach or play a round on the golf course, you can find lots of other opportunities for recreation in and around the area. Click these articles for information concerning riding a bike or moped, shopping, diving, sightseeing, snorkeling, fishing, and other activities.


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