As you would expect, Half Moon offers a comprehensive water sports programme with engaging activities to suit all age groups and interests. Many of the options are designed for family interest and engagement, allowing all generations to participate together or learn a new skill. Sunset Beach, directly in front of the West Cottages and adjacent to the lobby is a perfect swimming beach and from where all non-motorized watersports can be booked. Sunrise Beach, which is east of the main lobby and closer to the Villas is a wide, half mile stretch of sand perfect for sun bathing. It is also where motorized watersports activities depart including diving trips to the offshore reef.
Water Sports and Beach Activities
Snorkeling, sailing, diving, windsurfing, water skiing and kayaking are amongst the water borne activities available at Half Moon. Captain’s Water Sports and Dive Centre, provide everything from equipment to certified instructors, as well as offering nearby dive sites that teem with a variety of fish, coral and caverns.
Certain non-motorized water sports are included for guests staying at Half Moon –such as snorkeling, kayaks, pedal boats, and beach floats (lilos). Guests looking for a little more, can opt for Hobi Wave, Sunfish, Sailing, Windsurfing and Banana Boat rides.
Diving & Motorized Water Sports
Motorized water sports are available at Sunrise Beach and include parasailing, boat trips, water-skiing, tubing, banana boat rides, wakeboarding, kneeboarding, and glass bottom boat tours. Deep sea fishing trips are available and extremely popular with committed anglers seeking their first line experience with a Marlin or Swordfish. These fishing expeditions embark early in the morning from Sunset Beach.
Diving activities include dive trips to unique locations, equipment rentals, SCUBA diving lessons, PADI open water certification, PADI "Sassy" for children and other specialty courses. The reef which lies offshore of Half Moon affords remarkable opportunities to explore the underwater world with many rare species often observed such as the Eagle Fin Eel.
How to Book Water Sports and Activities
All activities can be reserved prior to your vacation by emailing our Pre-arrival Concierge or calling our contact centre at 1-888-830-5974.
Hibiscus Pool and Swim-up Pool Bar
The Hibiscus Pool is well-known for our swim-up pool bar where guests can enjoy refreshing cocktails while cooling off in the water.
Olympic Lap Pool
Located directly east of the Hibiscus Pool, our Olympic-sized Lap Pool is the ideal place to work on your freestyle and backstroke.
This intimate kidney-shaped pool is located at the Oleander Terrace.