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Recent Ambergris Caye reviews

  • A great place to celebrate a special family occasion

    "We are a family of 10 adults and 2 small children looking for a great way to create special memories. Since none of us had ever been to Belize, we didn't know the lay of the land or what to expect. German and Edgar met us at the ferry and from that point on, they helped us to line up everything we needed to make our stay a complete success. The villa was perfect for our needs to allow us to cook during the day and go out for dinner at night. With the village being so close we had fun driving the golf cart to shop, eat, and hang out. Yet we were far enough away to have peace and privacy. Everyone is friendly and you never had to worry about safety. The weather is perfect in mid-January, the villa is great for a large group, and the staff is better than you would ever hope for. The fishing was excellent, cave-tubing, zip lining, snorkeling, scuba diving, swimming with sharks and sting rays....we did it all! There was something for everyone to enjoy. Thanks for making our trip a success! Loved it!"
    Guest: JoAnne S. Date of Stay: January 2015 Review Submitted: March 10, 2015
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  • Great week at Casa Grande

    "We just returned from a fantastic week at Casa Grande. There were four couples and we each had a suite to ourselves. The house and grounds are well kept. Francisco is up early every day raking the grounds. Sergio took us wherever we wanted to go on the boat, San Pedro is just 20 minutes away. Resorts are in walking distance down the beach in either direction. And Zuli is a wonderful cook, providing us with wonderful meals. We will definitely be back."
    Guest: Anonymous Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 13, 2015
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  • Lovely Condo, Great Owner, outstanding staff!

    "Beautiful resort with outstanding grounds, pool, location restaurant and location (a short golf cart ride from town, recommend you rent a golf cart if you are there for a week or more) The condo was stunning, VERY roomy (we were two couples) with top notch accoutrements! As a long-time VRBO client who has rented many NICE properties, this was the best with a kitchen outfitted for the most discerning chef! However- construction in the unit above us was VERY noisy, from sun-up to after sun down."
    Guest: Donna B. Date of Stay: November 2014 Review Submitted: December 2, 2014
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  • Had a great time, lots to do and lots of area to relax

    "Just spent a week at Diamond Reef, and we had a great time. The highlight was definitely being able to paddle out to Mexico rocks and snorkel each morning before the tour operators showed up. We had the place to ourselves every time. Turns out while we were there the city or government made some changes to huge swath's of land and ocean around ambergris caye that may require daily fees, and Mexico rocks was one of those areas. Regardless, we really had a great time at this spot and Alvin, Rosa and their daughter Alyssa went out of their way to make us feel welcome and attend to our needs. We had a very early morning departure, 5:30 AM and when I woke up Alvin was already at the bottom of the stairs with a wheel barrow to take our luggage out to the ferry. The guy is one of the most patient relaxed folk I've met in a long time. Alvin also caught on very quick that we enjoyed fishing from the pier every night and he promptly went out and netted us some sardines to fish with that week. Way to go Alvin! Fresh snapper anyone?! We plan on returning asap."
    Guest: James Date of Stay: February 2015 Review Submitted: March 6, 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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