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Recent Belize reviews

  • Don't Stay Any Other Place!

    "Just returned home after a fantastic holiday stay in Brenda's condo with our family. After exploring much of the island it was uniformly agreed that there is no better place we could have booked our vacation. The resort is in the process of adding gym, spa and restaurant facilities on site and if we were in the position to consider owning a piece of paradise the Grand Caribe would be first choice. The unit is exactly as described with beautiful views of the Caribbean from the master bedroom, a well stocked kitchen and plenty of space for the 5 of us (with one person on the pull out couch - typically (un)comfortable). The resort is the perfect distance from San Pedro and we even walked into town a couple of times (a 45 minute walk) instead of using the water taxi or golf cart. The staff was helpful and friendly at all times and go out of their way to assist in carrying groceries or making reservations. But it does seem that all of the islanders share this welcoming attitude. You can not pass anyone without getting a wave or "hello". The food was uniformly wonderful everywhere we ate although Aji right next door to Grand Caribe is beautiful amidst the palms and twinkling lights. And Melt Café for breakfast has great huevos rancheros."
    Guest: Christine Date of Stay: December 2013 Review Submitted: January 2, 2014
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  • Jay's awesome home

    "had such a great time. Jay was great to work with & was so informative. We let him know what we wanted to do there and within 24hrs. he had emailed me all the information I needed to decide wether we were going to do that activity. I was able to basically have my activities arranged ahead of time. The condo is beautiful with up dated appliances etc. i was able to relax and enjoy the beautiful views. I look forward to going back and will definitely stay at Jay's."
    Guest: Gail J. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 28, 2014
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  • Great stay at the Purple House

    "We had a terrific holiday at the Purple House on Caye Caulker. The wildlife watching is one of the highlights, amazing birds....and other creatures. The house is built to catch the breezes (elevated), which makes keeping cool an easy task. The views are spectacular, particularly from the crow's nest. The people on Caye Caulker are very friendly and helpful, adding to the wonderful experience. Enjoy your stay....and remember, you better Belize it!"
    Guest: Jeff V. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: June 27, 2014
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  • fabulous house for an incredible vacation!

    "This house could not have look truer to the pictures! It was super clean, spacious, comfortable, relaxing, quiet, and luxurious! When we travel (my partner and our friends) we love to have a space to cook and a pool we don't have to share with anyone! Score and score! This home is very modern with every amenity that is needed for a comfy stay including WiFi! The phone and car were icing on the cake they were perfect in helping us get around so we could really enjoy Belize! The house is in ladyville the largest village outside of Belize city. Its literally 10 minutes from the airport which was important to me (but not hardly any plane noise at all!). Its residential so if you are looking for a place "in the action" this isn't the destination for you. But if you are seeking quiet relaxation with an option to drive into the action this place is perfect. Please note the car/van is a standard so if you only drive automatics make sure there is someone in your party who can drive stick! The grocery stores are very close so its easy to get food and water.....sky market is the closest but Brodie's in Belize city is much more like our grocery stores in the states. Both were good. Laura the owner has lots of helpful info in a binder at the house including directions and restaurant and tour reccomendations. We also just left our Fodor's guide book behind for future guests :). The bedrooms were super comfy with AC that we used to sleep at night.....and I must rave about the shower in the master bedroom that was so huge and lovely that now I'm ruined for life on my own tiny shower ;). If anyone is a first time visitor to Belize this is a great location to be close to the jungle and just a ferry ride from the Cayes. Lastly I must mention Darwin the house manager who was so kind and helpful - ONE LOVE DARWIN!! Again I highly recommend this beautiful home!"
    Guest: Kristin T. Date of Stay: May 2014 Review Submitted: May 18, 2014
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Belize Travel Tips

Looking for a getaway to unplug, reconnect and relax under the warmth of the sun? You'll find it all in Belize. This Caribbean locale is idyllic for all, from adventure seekers to nature lovers and everyone in between.

Whether you're looking to explore Mayan ruins and hike along rigorous trails or you can't wait to visit the local museums and experience traditional flavors each time you dine, Belize is sure to be a vacation spot you won't soon forget.

With its amazing, warm climate, you'll want to spend as much time outdoors as you can, and Belize features a host of national parks and wildlife sanctuaries to explore. You can see more than 500 species of birds as well as monkeys, crocodiles, lizards and other native creatures. There's also plenty of space to hike or bike and beaches to relax on. Belize is also an excellent spot to learn about history, as it was home to one of the world's most mysterious civilizations - the Mayans.

Things to Do in Belize

- Belize Barrier Reef: Explore the world under the sea at the Belize Barrier Reef, which is the second longest in the world. It's home to more than 100 types of coral and 500 species of fish, making it a huge attraction in Belize. Plan a snorkeling adventure to swim through the gloriously turquoise waters as you marvel at the cornucopia of life below the surface. As you get deeper, you can even check out underwater caves and walls, as well as the famous Blue Hole. On the surface, you can take out a kayak and paddle around from one islet to another, try windsurfing or simply lounge in the sound, listening to the relaxing sounds of the water.

- Altun Ha: Altun Ha is the most popular Mayan ruin to visit and easily accessible from Belize City. Here you'll find temples all around that provide plenty of information on the history of the Mayan culture. For 25 square miles, you'll be surrounded by forests and vegetation as you explore. In the Temple of the Masonry Altars, which is the largest, you'll find a jade replica of a Mayan sun god. This temple was used for religious rites and activities, and there's evidence of bloodletting and ceremonial sacrifices. The Temple of the Green Tomb is known for being a place where a Mayan priest-king made his funeral chamber, and it was found filled with treasures and offerings. It's called the green tomb because 300 jade pieces were discovered there.

- Museum of Belize: History buffs will love a visit to the Museum of Belize, which collects, preserves and displays objects with artistic, historical and scientific interest. You'll have the chance to see Belize's earliest stamp depicting Queen Victoria from 1937, a preserved jail cell and inmate, a Buenavista vase depicting the mythical Mayan hero twins doing a victory dance over the Lords of Xibalba and much more about the past and culture of the area.

- Xunantunich: This ancient archeological site is situated atop a ridge over the Mopan River. Xunantunich, which means stone woman in the Mayan language, is a major center for ceremonies that you can tour. It's accessible by ferry daily, and its name refers to a ghost woman many people have claimed to see who continues to haunt. She's said to be dressed all in white, but her most noticeable feature are her fire-red, glowing eyes. She's been known to appear in front of El Castillo, climbs the impressive stone staircase, then disappears into a wall. Take a tour here to see her for yourself!

Dining in Belize

- Riverside Tavern: One of Belize's most popular dining locations is Riverside Tavern, where you can enjoy a meal both indoors and outdoors. Steaks are a specialty here, but there ribs are just as tasty. For something a little lighter try the seared tuna, coconut or jerk shrimp, or grilled snapper. It's a laid-back sort of place, but after dark, shorts, sleeveless shirts and sandals are discouraged. So, put on your nicer dinner attire and treat yourself to a lovely meal overlooking Haulover Creek.

- Bird's Isle: Another favorite dining destination in Belize is Bird's Isle in Belize City. Step inside and it will feel like an oasis that locals and visitors alike enjoy. Sip on fresh-squeezed juice in the morning or a cold beer later in the day as you sample a stellar burger or snacks like conch fritters. Thursday nights there's karaoke, so warm up those vocal chords and get ready to belt out your favorite tune. Some nights there's also live music, so wear your dancing shoes just in case.

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