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Waterfront - Orchid Bay Casita 9a

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Last updated: 01/15/2015
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:No
  • Wheel chair accessible:No

Corozal house description

Orchid Bay is a resort community located on a protected cove on the beautiful Bay of Chetumal in northern Belize. Casita 9A is an 1150 sqft 2 bedroom (one is a loft) one bath home with complete kitchen, air conditioning, and a large screened in porch right on the waterfront. It has beautiful Belizean hardwood ceilings, loft walls, and furniture. The use of our 2 Bicycles and DVD movies are included. (No television channels are available yet.)
It is not located right in Corozal. It is 12 miles on bumpy, unpaved roads
---Options for getting to Orchid Bay :
1) Fly to Belize City and rent a 4X4. (All agencies have them) There are two options to drive to Orchid Bay. (each takes approx. 2 1/2 hrs and we will provide a map)
a) Take the paved Northern Highway to Corozal and then the last 3/4 hr is on a dirt/gravel/bumpy road. You will also have to cross two rivers on hand cranked ferries to get to Orchid Bay. These are pretty cool as you ask the gentlemen if it's o.k. for you to crank and they will gladly oblige. This is the best way for your first time to Orchid Bay.
b) Take the paved Northern Highway to Orange Walk. Then turn to San Esteban, Little Belize and then to Orchid Bay.
2) Fly to Belize City and then hire a transfer to drive you to Orchid Bay.
3) Fly to Belize City and then fly to Corozal. Hire a transfer company to take you to Orchid Bay (approx. US$45) or rent a vehicle in Corozal. The cost is approx. $80/day including insurance. Belize has two national airlines : Tropic Air and Maya Island Air.
5) Fly into Cancun and then take Tropic Air to Belize City and then do one of the options above.
6) Fly into Cancun and rent a vehicle. Make sure you ask if the vehicle can be taken across the border to Belize.
7) Fly into Cancun and take ADO bus lines to Corozal, Belize and then get transfer company to pick you up and bring you to Orchid Bay.


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Property Type

  • House
  • 1150 sq. ft.

Accommodation Type

      • Vacation Rental


          • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

          Onsite Services

          • Housekeeper Optional
          • Concierge


          • Long-Term Renters Welcome
          • Minimum Age Limit For Renters:

            You must be at least 21 years old in order to rent...moreless

          • Children Welcome:

            We recommend no children under 5. The house is not child proof and the ladder to the loft is very steep with tiles below. You will be responsible for any damage caused by your children....moreless

          • Non Smoking Only
          • Pets Not Allowed
          • Wheelchair Inaccessible

          Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6, Beds for 6

          • Bedroom 2: 1 queen

            The second bedroom is a loft open to the living area. ...moreless

          • Bedroom 1: 1 queen


          • The living room has a queen sized futon.

          Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

          Other Amenities

              • The on-site property manager will check guests in and out, and can provide contacts for tours, excursions, and transportation services. Note: There is a single $60 per stay (not per night) cleaning/restocking fee in addition to the nightly rate. Longer term lease rates are available. Please contact us. ...moreless


              • DVD Player
              • Games:

                Cards, Yahtzee, Hands Down Yahtzee and Phase 10....moreless

              • Satellite / Cable:

                Satellite internet is available for a fee. ...moreless

              • Television:

                No stations are available at this time, but there are several DVD's to watch....moreless

              • Video Library:

                We recommend you bring your favorites. Here are a few of the Movies we have: The Hobbit, Avatar, Pirates of the Caribbean, How to Train Your Dragon and more....moreless


              • Away From It All
              • Romantic


              • Restaurants
              • Ruins

              Leisure Activities

              • Beachcombing
              • Bird Watching
              • Boating
              • Horseshoes
              • Paddle Boating
              • Photography
              • Sight Seeing
              • Walking
              • Wildlife Viewing

              Location Type

              • Beach View
              • Beachfront:

                Orchid Bay is a resort community located on a protected cove on the beautiful Bay of Chetumal in northern Belize. This bay is very shallow and rocky-we recommend you wear water shoes. ...moreless

              • Water View:

                Casita 9A is the most secluded with a double water view (north and west) from the screened in porch. ...moreless

              • Waterfront:

                The casitas are set in a lush tropical garden right on the waterfront. The bay is not recommend to snorkel in....moreless

              Sports & Adventure Activities

              • Fishing
              • Hiking
              • Kayaking
              • Sailing
              • Sound/Bay Fishing
              • Swimming


              • Dining
              • Dining Area
              • Seating for 6 people


              • Air Conditioning
              • Hair Dryer
              • Internet:

                There is a charge for Satelite wifi internet....moreless

              • Iron & Board
              • Linens Provided
              • Living Room:

                The living room has a futon which can hold 3, a large arm chair and more seating with the dining chairs....moreless

              • Parking:

                You may drive to the Casita and unload and then park by the Crimson Orchid Inn....moreless

              • Towels Provided:

                You may want your own beach towel. We only have 4....moreless


              • Coffee Maker
              • Dishes & Utensils:

                There is full service for 6....moreless

              • Dishwasher
              • Refrigerator
              • Stove
              • Toaster


              • Bicycles:

                Included are 2 bikes. The tire pump is located in the hall closet....moreless

              • Boat:

                Small Hobie Wave Sailing Catamaran...moreless

              • Water Sports Gear:

                Paddle Boards are available to rent at the Restaurant....moreless

              Pool / Spa

                  House Cleaning

                      • Housekeeper Optional


                      Write a review 4.3
                      from 3 traveler reviews
                      Rental basis: Per property
                      Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
                      High Season
                      Nov 24 - May 31, 2015
                      2 night min stay
                      $780 $2,400
                      My Standard Rate
                      2 night min stay
                      $660 $1,950
                      * Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

                      Additional information about rental rates

                      Fees and Rental Conditions:

                      • Property Damage Protection $49
                      • Refundable Damage Deposit $500
                      • One time cleaning fee $60
                      • Taxes Included


                      In addition to the rental rate there will be a single $60.00 cleaning and restocking fee charged for each reservation.

                      Cancellation policy:

                      100% refund if canceled at least 90 days before arrival date.

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                      Last updated: 01/15/2015
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                      12 Miles
                      Nearest Airport
                      Nearest Barpub
                      Tradewinds Bar and Grill
                      3 Miles
                      Nearest Ferry
                      Laguna Seca
                      12 Miles
                      Nearest Motorway
                      Corozal - Northern Hwy.
                      Nearest Restaurant
                      Tradewinds Bar and Grill
                      Nearest Beach
                      A few steps from your front door

                      Car: Recommended

                      Restaurant, Swimming Pool, Hobie Cat, and Kayaks are on site. Paddle Boards are available to rent from the restaurant (Tradewinds Bar & Grill). Satellite provided wireless internet is available for a fee. Laundry service is available from the on site property manager. Arrangements can be made for excursions to Maya Ruins or Cave Tubing. Snorkeling and Scuba Diving are best out on one of the Islands located on the reef. Orchid Bay is pleasantly remote, yet not isolated. Corozal Town (population 10,000) is about 12 miles away, which usually takes 45 mins. because of the rough unpaved roads. While Chetumal, Mexico (the state capital of Quintana Roo Mexico, population about 260,000), is just across the Mexican border another 8 miles north of Corozal Town.


                      Owner info

                      Year Purchased: 2010

                      About the owner: We love to travel, snorkel, read and go sailing.

                      Why the Owner Chose Corozal:
                      We purchased our Casita in Orchid Bay Belize mainly for our own use as a vacation home. We fell in love with Orchid Bay when we first visited in April of 2008 and purchased our casita pre-construction. It was completed in December of 2010. We are not yet able to be there for more than a few weeks a year and so are making it available for others to enjoy when we are not using it.

                      The Unique Benefits at this House:
                      The rest and relaxation we enjoy when we are here make it very hard to leave. We chose Belize because of the ease of getting there from the USA. The people are so friendly and almost all of them speak English. It is a beautiful warm area. Watching the sun set from our porch with the warm scrumptious tropical breezes floating by is beyond description. Make sure you try an Apple Banana in Belize they are the best!

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                      Speaks: english


                      • Casita 9A

                        Casita 9A

                      • Master Bedroom

                        Master Bedroom

                      • Large Tiled Walk-In Shower

                        Large Tiled Walk-In Shower

                      • Kitchen and Loft

                        Kitchen and Loft

                      • Loft Queen Bed

                        Loft Queen Bed

                      • Hardwood Ceilings

                        Hardwood Ceilings

                      • Living Room Entertainment

                        Living Room Entertainment

                      • View South from Porch

                        View South from Porch

                      • View North from Casita

                        View North from Casita

                      • Water tower with observation deck

                        Water tower with observation deck

                      • Beach and Wading area

                        Beach and Wading area

                      • The Pool

                        The Pool

                      • Casita 9A from the water.

                        Casita 9A from the water.

                      • Hand painted bathroom sink

                        Hand painted bathroom sink

                      • Kitchen and Bar

                        Kitchen and Bar

                      • Loft- 2nd Bedroom

                        Loft- 2nd Bedroom

                      • Loft (2nd Bedroom)

                        Loft (2nd Bedroom)

                      • Living Room

                        Living Room

                      • View North from Porch

                        View North from Porch

                      • Sunset from the Casita porch!

                        Sunset from the Casita porch!

                      • View South from Castia

                        View South from Castia

                      • View North from the water tower

                        View North from the water tower

                      • Sailing


                      • Ferry to Orchid Bay

                        Ferry to Orchid Bay

                      VRBO #481751

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                      This listing was first published here in 2013.

                      Date last modified - Saturday, January 24, 2015

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                      Minimum stay: 2 nights
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