Category Archives: Hotels

Grand Colony Island Villas


In Ambergris Caye: Grand Colony Island Villas is on a spectacular private beach close to the town of San Pedro and all the cultural centers and excursion adventures the area offers. The 15 chic smoke-free air-conditioned 2 & 3-bedroom villas, set amid lush plants and trees, feature traditional wood furnishings, pillow-top beds, flat-screen TV with premium channels, DVD player, free Wi-Fi, living room, full kitchen, dining area, washer/dryer, ceiling fan, access via exterior corridors, private bathroom, and daily housekeeping service. Cool off in the beautiful outdoor pool and quench your thirst at the beach bar. Other amenities offered are a marina, restaurant and beach bar, and full-service spa. Grand Colony also offers free use of bicycles, beach sun loungers, children’s pool, childcare and supervised child activities (surcharge).

Windy Hill Resort


In District Caye: Windy Hill Resort Hotel is located in the Cayo District, the most popular inland destination in Belize. Surrounded by greenery, this relaxed resort with cottages is 4 km from Norman Broaster Stadium, 9 km from the Xunantunich archaeological site and 17 km from the Belize Botanic Gardens. It is also located near several of Belize’s greatest natural attractions including well-known Maya Temples, caves, rainforests, and jungle rivers. Windy Hill Resort offers 16 deluxe cottages and 9 standard rooms in a lush topical setting with all the modern conveniences including private baths, air-conditioning, hot water, and ceiling fans. The warmly decorated rooms and cottages have tile floors and wood furniture free Wi-Fi, cable TV, sitting areas and terraces. Some rooms add hammocks. All the furnishings are custom-made by local craftsmen. Added amenities include a restaurant and a lounge, plus an outdoor pool with sun loungers. There’s also a fitness room and nature trails.

San Ignacio Resort


In District Caye: San Ignacio Resort Hotel is an upscale jungle resort located in the town of San Ignacio, close to the Belize Botanic Gardens, the town center and the Hawkesworth Bridge, a one lane suspension bridge in San Ignacio, built in 1949 and imported from Middlesbrough, England. It crosses the Macal River linking San Ignacio to its sister-town Santa Elena. The airy rooms & suites are decorated with local art and feature jungle views, plus balconies or terraces with hammocks. Also offered: free Wi-Fi and cable TV; some have 4-poster beds. Upgraded rooms add pull-out sofas, and suites add seating areas. An upgraded suite adds a whirlpool tub and a private butler (on request). Amenities include a lobby bar, an outdoor pool and a steak restaurant. There’s also a tennis court, plus a spa and an iguana conservation project.

Mystic River Resort


In San Ignacio: Mystic River Resort. Nestled on a steep bank of the beautiful Macal River, the eco-friendly Mystic River Resort offers the best of all worlds to those who travel to Belize. In this oasis of privacy, serenity and rejuvenation, there are no crowds, just the soothing sound of birds, rustling trees, soft breezes and breath-taking views. Mystic River is a full-service Jungle Resort with an open-air restaurant, bar, spa, splash pool, yoga deck, luxurious accommodations with studios, one bedroom, and two bedroom suites – some featuring private plunge pools and outdoor showers! All our units offer king size beds, fireplace and a private balcony with majestic views of the rain-forest and the river. Located only 7 miles from the twin towns of San Ignacio and Santa Elena and surrounded by incredible serene wilderness, Mystic River Resort is the best place to find the perfect something – or nothing – to do.

Robert’s Grove Beach Resort


In Placencia Belize: Robert’s Grove Beach Resort is a beautifully appointed Hacienda-style Belize beach resort nestled on 22 acres of the finest white sand beach in Placencia Belize. Its ideal location allows guests to be surrounded by Belize’s best attractions – the Barrier Reef, Tropical Rainforest & Mayan Ruins. This unique position makes it easy for guests and especially families to choose from a vast array of Belize’s most sought after activities, including diving tours, fly fishing trips, and many more exciting adventures.

Caribbean-style accommodations with rattan furnishings include free Wi-Fi, cable TV and tea and coffee making facilities. All have balconies with garden or sea views. Suites and villas add living areas and kitchens. A fine-dining restaurant is set on the beach, a Belizean eatery offers more relaxed meals, and a Mexican cafe is open until late. There are also 3 beachfront pools, plus a pier-end gazebo and a certified dive center.

Jaguar Reef Lodge


In Hopkins Bay: Jaguar Reef Beach Lodge is located 1 mile south of the quaint village of Hopkins, on a 600 acre peninsula with 7 miles of prime white sandy beaches. Centrally located between the barrier reef and the rainforest, the resort upholds its promise of having a little bit of everything that Belize has to offer. Just a boat ride away is the most colorful and extraordinary barrier reef for aquatic adventures; scuba diving. fishing and snorkeling. Each of the 4-star rooms is decorated in a relaxing islander style , offering spacious floor plans with attractive mahogany furniture, a queen or king sized bed, large bathrooms and commodious soaking tubs. Other amenities are Wi-Fi, cable television, and an assortment of beach towels. The beachfront restaurant is loaded with an array of delicate flavors, fresh ingredients and impeccable presentation; all with spectacular views and a comfortable and casual atmosphere. The resort prides itself on its service and efficient attitude, so at all times there is at least one employee to every two guests.

Enjoy breakfast, lunch and dinner. A full menu of fresh tropical fruits, seafood, salads, soups, sandwiches, Belizean dishes and some tantalizing desserts. Freshness is key to the fantastic culinary creations. Weekly dining events feature serving stations including pastas, omelets made-to-order, taco bar, Maya cuisine and other local delicacies.

Hopkins Bay Resort


In Belize: Hopkins Bay Resort. Located south of the town of Dangriga, Hopkins Bay is in the Stann Creek District of Belize. This charming village has restaurants, quaint bars, and gift shops all located in a safe, hospitable environment embracing the resort. During your stay at this luxurious resort you will be enveloped with many amenities and activities. Enjoy fishing, snorkeling, canoeing and kayaking, birding, exploring ancient Maya civilizations, or just kicking back with your toes in the sand. Airy rooms feature vaulted ceilings, works by local artists and sea-view decks. All come with free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TVs and iPod docks, plus mini-fridges and safes. The 2- and 3-bedroom villas add kitchens and living rooms. Free of charge are bike and kayak rentals. There’s also an open-air restaurant, beach bar and 2 outdoor pools for your enjoyment. Partake in the holiday atmosphere by enjoying the fun beach games, and live entertainment!

Set in brightly colored wood villas overlooking the Caribbean Sea, this laid-back beachfront resort is 26 km from Tiger Fern Double Waterfall.

Almond Beach Resort


In Hopkins Bay: Almond Beach Resort. Located in the Stann Creek district due south of Belize City, this 2009 Belizean hotel of the year winner is perfectly placed upon seven miles of white sandy Caribbean coastline. Each room is equipped with comfortable beds, private 3-piece bathrooms and a private porch or terrace. Other amenities provided are Wi-Fi, room service, daily housekeeping, safe for all valuables including laptops, cable TV, and, of course, beach towels. At the main lodge, pick up snacks or submarine sandwiches at the Butterflies Coffee Shop. If you are looking for a heartier dinner or lunch, the main dining area is only steps from the water and open for most of the day. Scattered along the beach are lounge chairs and hammocks, allowing guests to lie comfortably next to the water and soak in the Belizean sun. The hotel also provides two swimming pools and a hot tub. With the perfect combination of beach relaxation and luxurious services, all your wants and needs are met with a refined experience.

The resort is ideally positioned near enough to the surrounding attractions to be hospitable to adventurous vacationers and far enough away to keep out the noises and stress that comes with tourist groups. If one is looking for a getaway to paradise with service that exceeds the norm and a remarkably simple ambiance of friendliness and relaxation, Almond Beach is the resort to be at.

Xanadu Island Resort


In Ambergris Caye: Xanadu Island Resort. Eco-friendly Xanadu Island Resort lies nestled in the natural vegetation, on the beach overlooking the 2nd largest barrier reef in the world and the Caribbean Sea. Located a mile south of San Pedro on Ambergris Caye, Xanadu is close enough to enjoy the activities of the town yet far enough away to be peaceful and quiet. Each of the 19 luxury condominium suites offer fully equipped kitchens, comfortable large beds and private bath rooms with eco-friendly toiletries. Wi-Fi, cable TV telephones and air-conditioning are also available along with private wooden decks and hammocks overlooking the ocean, the pool, or the gardens. Explore the large dock with a man-made reef in which one can see hundreds of beautiful fish and aquatic flora. In the main lodge, guests can find complimentary beach towels and floats for the pool and access to free bicycles and kayaks.

At Xanadu the staff strives to take care of you, the community and environment, with excellent service combined with the beautiful natural grounds and unique buildings, drawing guests to return again and again.

Victoria House


In Ambergris Caye: Victoria House. Spectacular, private, and located on the breathtaking Caribbean Island of San Pedro, the award winning Victoria House Resort & Spa features 42 rooms offering a variety of world-class accommodations. Your luxurious retreat to Victoria House on Ambergris Caye not only includes a relaxing stay in the Casitas, Plantation Rooms, Suites or Villas, but also exclusive access to a wide range of resort amenities, such as the Palmilla Restaurant, Poolside Patio, Admiral Nelson’s Beach Bar, onsite dive shop, stunning public gardens, outdoor infinity-edged pools and a spectacular private beach. As a boutique resort, Victoria House is unsurpassed in the art of pampering its guests with an abundance of services and conveniences. Whether you are looking for a romantic getaway, a dream beach wedding or an unforgettable family vacation, Victoria House is sure to deliver an unforgettable experience.