Recommend things to do whilst in Grenada
Saturday Music Nights @ Le Phare Bleu - The Deck
Dieter is an accomplished muscian and shares his passion for live music by working with local artists.
We're passionate about live performances that range from music to listen to, to full party bands.
Next concert: Saturday, 27 August - Sabrina & the navigators, with special guest Andi Hug
Professional and courteous fully trained therapist Surana, is Le Phare Bleu Marina & Hotel's approved massage therapist. Her range of therapies are: Swedish full body massage, Aromatherapy massage, Deep tissue sports massage, Hot stone massage, Indian head massage, Facials, Body wraps, Body exfoliations, Reflexology and pedicures.
Dinghy Concert @ Le Phare Bleu Bay
Through out the year we offer an unusual performance on the water. We call them dinghy concerts as you need a boat to get to the floating performance. For those who do not own a boat we offer a water taxis to the floating barge where you will also find a bar offering beer, westerhall rum, wine and soft drinks. The performances are free and all that we ask is that you buy your drinks from the bar. The performance normally lasts for about an hour and afterwards everyone goes to The Deck Restaurant for dinner. For more information about our Dinghy Concerts, visit www.dinghyconcert.com.
Kayaks & Hobie Cat @ Le Phare Bleu
Le Phare Bleu residents are welcome to use the Kayaks and Hobie Cat located on the beach in front of The Deck Restaurant. Snorkelling equipment is also available from reception to enable you to explore the reefs to the right of the Bay. Learn how to sail holidays wil be available soon but if you prefer someone else to do all the hard work then Le Phare Bleu can arrange a day sail with a skipper for you.
Private Yoga Lessons on the Lawn by the Beach
Private Yoga lessons are available and take place on the lawn in front of the beach and are given by the fabulous Malaika Brooke-Smith-Lowe. In December 2009, Malaika earned her certification to teach Vinyasa yoga from Yoga to the People, a studio run solely by student donations in New York. Her drive to teach yoga goes hand in hand with her passion for social justice and community development. For her, yoga is an incredible tool of transformation on an individual and collective level. It fosters strong, healthy, balanced people with the compassionate to love and support each other. Lessons start from us$65.
Conservation Kayak Guided Tours - just around the corner
Located just around the corner Conservation Kayak guided tours are offering to take groups of two or more people from 10am to 3pm on a tour around Hog Island including safety briefing, a relaxing lunch with drinks and snorkelling stop. Jamie is a qualified Kayak instructor as well as Dive Instructor. Jamie and his wife Amber include transportation in the packages offered. Ideally 48hours notice is required and a deposit is payable at the time of booking. Contact reception for further details.
Underwater Sculpture Park
The first ever Underwater Sculpture Park was first located here in Grenada. Grenada’s Underwater Sculpture Park and the statues created by Jason deCaires Taylor were featured in a special edition of National Geographic magazine titled ‘Wonders of the World – Earth’s most awesome places’.
Seafaris Powerboat & Snorkelling Adventure
Enjoy an excitement-filled snorkeling adventure. Professional, experienced staff will supply all necessary instruction and equipment to ensure that you will enjoy a fun, safe and rewarding powerboat adventure and snorkel at one of Grenada's premiere underwater sites off the West coast of the island. Your adventure begins as you depart from the docks All ages and abilities catered for. From 2 years of age, to 89 years of age.
A 45 minute drive out of the town of St. George’s through either the scenic hilly interior of the Grand Etang Rainforest Reserve, or along the breath taking Atlantic ast coastline, takes you on to the Balthazar Estate. First stop, the launch site for the introduction and safety briefing. After the briefing you will be provided with your life vest and a modified river tube before getting into the river.
There are various dive centres in Grenada as there is much to see including the underwater sculpture park and wrecks to explore. We highly recommend Native Spirit and Dive Grenada.
Belmont Estate is the premiere tourism attraction on the Spice Isle – Grenada. Located in St Patrick only an hour’s scenic drive from the island’s capital, St. George, Belmont Estate is a unique and authentic 17th century plantation that offers guests an opportunity to participate in and observe the workings of a fully functional historic plantation.
Petite Calivigny Yacht Club - PCYC
Le Phare Bleu is proud to be the home of the Petite Calivigny Yacht Club, which is a fun club that organises a variety of social and watersport events. Most Wednesday evenings some members meet to practise on the Hobie Cats, as guests of Le Phare Bleu you are welcome to join them and perhaps ask to go out on a Hobie Cat with them. Check out their website for further information: www.pcycgrenada.com
Hash House Harriers - Hashing
Enjoy Hiking or Running? You need to consider taking part in one of the weekly Hashes that take place in a different place every week. They call themselves drinkers with a running problem so you have been warned. A great way to see the island but not for the faint hearted.
River Antoine Rum Distillery
This privately owned distillery, whose processes have changed little since the 1800s, is the oldest functioning water-propelled distillery not only in Grenada, but throughout the Caribbean. Ensure that a visit to this estate is part of your spice vacation.
And All the Rest..........
Osprey to Carriacou
Tours of St George's as well as the rest of the island can easily be arranged ranging from organised to private tours. Waterfalls, Forts, Rain Forest, Gardens, Nutmeg Factory are just some of the other attractions to see. Just ask at Reception and the helpful staff will be pleased to discuss your requirements. Click on the lnk below to take you to the Board of Tourism list of attractions:-
Visit the sister islands of Grenada. Regular ferry service provided:-