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Recent Ambergris Caye reviews

  • ambergis at its best

    "It has been a week since we returned from our stay at Villa Natalia.The six of us could not have had a great time without the help of Armando and Angela.The view from the unit was spectacular each morning and evening.The amenities offered in the unit were first class.The value make this a great choice for families or others who seek a relaxing place away from all the hustle and bustle."
    Guest: DocK Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 15, 2015
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  • IDEAL

    "The studio at Belizean Reef was everything I had hoped for and more. Convenient location, immaculate, beautifully appointed with every possible visitor need anticipated. The hospitality and spirit of both owner and manager were warm and wonderful. I can't wait to go back."
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: March 2015 Review Submitted: March 17, 2015
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  • Debbie C. Eureka Springs, AR

    "The first time I visited Amberfris Caye, I fell in love with it. Only missing one year in the past 18, I have stayed at numerous properties, and this one is by far the best! The apartmeat, view, location and managers - Jackie & Eloy Gonzalez (who, by the way is considered to be one of the best fishing guides on the island) cannot be topped. Any questions, desires, etc will be met with a happy smile and fulfillment to the best of their ability...which seems unlimited! I plan to keep visiting yearly, and have found my second 'home'. I would recommend this property to ANYONE. As an aside, in my opinion, the 'gentleman' from Tennessee must have had something else going on in his life as I understand he presented himself as quite happy with everything while he was there."
    Guest: Debbie C. Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 21, 2015
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  • Great Island Getaway

    "Great Beachfront condo with great restaurants and fun bars in close proximity. 3 couples and we all had plenty of privacy."
    Guest: Mango Man Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: February 19, 2015
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Ambergris Caye Travel Tips

Ambergris Caye Vacation Rentals at Tropical Paradise

Ambergris Caye, Belize is often considered the dive capital of Central America due to its crystal clear waters and tropical reefs. Ambergris Caye, Belize is just one of the places you might consider vacationing if you have a hankering to see Central America. VRBO can help you set up the perfect getaway with Ambergris Caye vacation rentals. These rentals provide fully equipped kitchens, locations to sandy beaches, and plenty of room for a family reunion. Whether you travel in summer or mid-winter, you know the ocean can provide plenty of entertainment. You may not even have to get out of the hammocks provided at most Ambergris Caye house rentals.

Important Facts of Ambergris Caye House Rentals

Before traveling to any country, you should know when to go and a little about the destination. Belize is in Central America where the weather is great all year-round, though it can rain in the afternoons during the summers and spring. Near rainforest areas, you can expect Belize to be verdant and brilliant with colors such as the picturesque mangrove swamps. Ambergris is not on the mainland of Belize; instead, it's a key in the northern section of the country. On one side you have the Caribbean and on the other side is a small bay. The key is 1.6 kilometers wide and 40 kilometers in length. Much of the island is ringed with white, sandy beaches.

Ambergris Caye Villas Near the Maya Community of the Past

Belize, like much of Central America, was founded with the Mayan culture. Ambergris Caye was home to a Mayan community during the pre-Columbian times. Archaeologists have found red ceramics, bones, and ruins to support their knowledge about the Mayan culture. Not far from Ambergris Caye villas is a most important Mayan ruin. You can really see how the Mayans lived and learn about their culture by visiting Altun Ha and Xunantunich.

Temptation is Just a Short Boat Ride Away at Ambergris Caye

Ambergris Caye requires you to take a boat ride from the mainland of Belize to the key. Once on the island, you can explore its many attractions. Do not worry about fighting temptation; sky diving, scuba diving, watersports, sailing, zip lines, and more all await you in this tropical paradise. Scuba diving or snorkeling trips leave daily from the docks to reach Belize Barrier Reef. It is the second largest barrier reef in the world, and the reason Belize is considered one of the world’s greatest places to dive. Tropical fish, reef shark, turtles, and sting rays are just a few inhabitants of the clear blue seas.

Belize’s Wide Selection of Restaurants

Your choice in Ambergris Caye vacation rentals will provide you with a kitchen, and San Padro City is filled with local markets for fresh fish, produce, and other delights. If you want a break on your vacation to relax and dine out, you have plenty of inexpensive restaurants on Ambergris Caye. In fact, Ambergris Caye is Belize’s best place to find numerous restaurants. The dress at most of these locations is casual. For example, Island Bazaar is a most popular tourist spot for local cuisine. They offer everything from local Spanish dishes to Italian offerings. Conch season is from September 30 to July 1, while shrimp are in season from June to August. The piece de resistance, however, is the lobster. Lobster is available from mid-July to mid-February. You can even catch your own if you are inclined.

Shopping for Gifts on Ambergris Caye

Shopping like any tourist mecca will be available at almost any location you wish. Wherever you are shopping, you can bring home photos, tourist trinkets, or local arts and crafts. The locals have a great deal of talent for creating clothing, jewelry, and other beautiful items you may not want to leave without.

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