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Beautiful beach! South of Hopkins

Sleeps20
Bedrooms 4
Bathrooms4
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 nights

Overview

About the property

4 Condo's, 4 Bedrooms, +6 Convertible bed(s), 4 Baths, (Sleeps 20)

This is a new house (2010) and no expenses were spared.

Fly into Belize city, rent a car, and drive to our place on the beautiful Hummingbird Highway during daylight - about 2 1/2 hours, great sightseeing of the land. Or take an island hopper plane, Maya Air or Tropic Air, to Dangriga. We can arrange for a taxi to pick you up in Dangriga.

Each condo consists of two bedrooms, two bathrooms, and 2 kitchens.

IF YOU NEED LARGER OR SMALLER ACCOMODATIONS, 1, 3 or 4 bedrooms, PLEASE CONTACT THE OWNERS.

Each Condo has a large bedroom Suite, with a canopy bed, on one end, and a Studio unit on the other end. All beds are king size, and have a pillow top mattress.

The middle section of the condo, includes a living room, dining area, bar counter, large and fully equipped kitchen with a dishwasher.

The spacious studio bedroom has a sitting area, dining area, it's own fully equipped kitchen, and private bathroom with a large walk-in shower.

There are ironing boards, irons, blow dryers, and everything needed to make your stay comfortable.

The condos feature ten-foot ceilings, glass doors, and windows to give ample views of the sea from every room. There are also tile floors throughout, including decks and terraces. All furnishings are locally crafted mahogany furniture.

The condo sits about 100 feet (30+ meters) from the water's edge. The water has a very gradual slope going out to the sea, so it's great for children.

There are three, 2-person kayaks and bicycles for guests to use at their leisure. You can kayak from our canal, up the beautiful Sittee River.

There is also a palapa (thatched roof open structure) which is 30 feet (9 meters) from the waters edge, where you can enjoy a hammock or sit on a beach chair.

Belize hotel tax 9% added to each reservation.

We accept the following:

Bank transfers

Credit cards

We require a 50% deposit to secure the reservation and the balance is due 30 days prior to arrival.

Bookings canceled at least 60 days before the start of the stay will receive a 100% refund. Bookings canceled at least 30 days before the start of the stay will receive a 50% refund.

SEE RATES BELOW

More Details

Owner
Kotsaftis Associates
Member since: 2010
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
90%
Calendar last updated:
May 27, 2017

About Kotsaftis Associates

We bought the property in 2006 and finished the house (2 condos), in May 2010.

Our 4 children love the area, beach, river, jungle and environment. It's common to see big Iguanas, coatimundi, (long tailed, cute, in raccoon family) lizards, colorful birds, and fruit you've never tasted before.

The biggest draw was the beach, and the 2nd largest barrier reef in the world. Ten miles from your beach to the sea is gorgeous snorkeling, and fishing. The main reef is about 12 miles from shore, with sport fishing, scuba diving, whale watching, etc.

Famous for it's friendliness is the village of Hopkins. They all have a smile on their face, you never meet a stranger, and it's safe to walk the streets at night.

The restaurants have great, very reasonably priced food. Fresh fish is available daily at many of the restaurants. Lobster is available except Feb 15 - June 15.

Truly an adventure you'll never forget. Many have said that it's the best vacation they have ever had. We have the best drinking

water

in the country

Kotsaftis Associates purchased this condo in 2010

Amenities

Stann Creek Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
Building Type:
  • house
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Housekeeping:
  • Housekeeper Optional
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 20
  • non smoking only ...
  • pets not allowed
  • children welcome ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
General:
  • Air Conditioning ...
  • Clothes Dryer ...
  • Covered Parking ...
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet ...
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Living Room ...
  • Parking ...
  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking for RV/Boat/Trailer
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Washing Machine ...
  • Wireless Internet ...
Kitchen:
  • Catering Available ...
  • Coffee Maker ...
  • Cooking Utensils ...
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Dishwasher ...
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave ...
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
Bathrooms:
  • 4 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 3 - toilet , tub , shower , 5 piece bath in the Suite - part of the Condo.
    Bathroom 4 - toilet , shower , Large shower. No bathtub.
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , shower , Large shower. No bathtub.
    Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower , 5 piece bath in the Suite - part of the Condo.
  • 4
Bedrooms:
  • 4 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20
  • Bedroom 4 - 1 king , Plus a full size futon.
    1 Futon in each of the 2 livingrooms, plus in the bedrooms. - 6 double , These are full size Futons.
    Bedroom 1 - 1 king , Plus a full size Futon.
    Bedroom 3 - 1 king , Plus a full size Futon.
    Bedroom 2 - 1 king , Plus a full size Futon.
  • King size beds (2). King beds in all 4 bedrooms. Pillow top mattress. Futons - 3 per condo (per floor). Excellent mattresses.
Entertainment:
  • Books ...
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo
  • Television ...
  • Video Library ...
Outside:
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Gazebo ...
  • Kayak / Canoe ...
  • Lanai / Gazebo ...
  • Lawn / Garden ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Water Sports Gear ...
Onsite Services:
  • Private Chef
Attractions:
  • churches
  • health/beauty spa
  • library
  • marina
  • restaurants
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • eco tourism
  • horseback riding
  • paddle boating
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • basketball court
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • rafting
  • sailing
  • scuba diving or snorkeling
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • spelunking
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Notes:
COMPLIMENTARY: 2 (2) person kayaks for guests. Kayak up the beautiful Sittee River starting from canal in back of property. Life preservers available and 2 child life vests. Kayak at your own risk. Bicycles available. Shared. 4 adult and 1 child. Short ride to Hopkins. Snorkel equipment and fishing rods available. Shared.

Reviews

Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(40 traveler reviews)

Beautiful beach! South of Hopkins
average rating of 4.875 based on 40 reviews
5

Incredible. Like a dream in paradise

  • 5 of 5

A dream in paradise! Walk down the majestic stairs to the softest sand into the bath water pristine sea. Walk on your undiscovered private beach or use the kayaks to wander on glass water to explore,. The beautiful house is well equipped for modern comfort accented with local art. The jungle view from the kitchen and the beach from the back views are unlike any place we have seen after traveling 40 countries . The charming hostess is available to guide you to the nearby quaint village full of food delights and delicious food. We'll be back!!

  • Submitted: May 15, 2017
  • Stayed: May 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

We will keep coming back for our mission trips. We like the versitility when we have 12 or more.

  • 5 of 5

After long hard hot days working missions it sure makes it a nice relaxing way to crash.

  • Submitted: May 8, 2017
  • Stayed: Apr 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Wonderful family vacation!

  • 5 of 5

We have stayed in this unit twice, both times renting out the entire top floor. Most recently our family of 4 stayed on one side and parents on the other. It was perfect! It's a safe area for the kids to run and play or morning walks on the beach. One of the only places in the world you can rent ocean front and have an unobstructed view without tourists in your yard or the ocean full of recreational boats etc. it was purely peaceful. We truly loved our time here.

It's our favorite place to stay and we will continue to come back again and again. Everything is easy here. Thank you so much for hosting us a memorable trip!!

  • Submitted: Feb 22, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

Belize 2017

  • 5 of 5

This property is even more beautiful in person than shown online! My family was extremely impressed with everything about the property; space, location, private beach, kayaks, bbq grills, etc! Would definitely love to stay here again. Our caretaker Eloy was also very helpful. Thanks for everything! Hope to see you again in the near future!

  • Submitted: Feb 21, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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4

Very nice and clean property

  • 4 of 5

The property was very spacious and clean and fully equipped, located right on the beach! Enjoyed use of the kayaks and bikes as well.

Seemed to be a problem with the A/C unit in the master bedroom (constant rattling and noise coming from it - hard to sleep), but can open the windows instead (one window on the ocean side will not open at all though - seized up).

Hopkins is a great town to visit, but note the property is about 5-6 km down a VERY rough dirt road (takes about 20-25 minutes to drive due to the poor condition of the road - SUV/Truck is a must!). Even at that though, it is worth it to get out of town and be in a beautiful property like this and have the privacy as well.

Bring bug spray - sand fleas/mosquitoes are pretty bad in this part of Belize!

Thanks again, and Eloy was great as well, very caring and helpful!

  • Submitted: Feb 3, 2017
  • Stayed: Jan 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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5

A beautiful place to stay

  • 5 of 5

The yard, view and rooms are all beautiful and in good condition and we liked using the kayaks. The stand out for us was Eloy, the property manager, he went way above and beyond to make sure our stay was outstanding. Only minutes from a modern and attractive marina and Hopkins "downtown". If you're looking to get away, Hopkins is good for that, not a touristy town...but definitely need a 4-wheel drive

  • Submitted: Jan 9, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Alyssa, thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed your stay and hope that you visit again! We are also pleased that Eloy could make your vacation even better, we think he is pretty great too!
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Map

Car: recommended

Go fishing, snorkeling or scuba diving at the reef. Hike to waterfalls and swim in the pools below. Strap on a headlamp, and assisted by your guide, explore one of the many caves in Belize. Some hiking involved. Go to one of several ziplines. Get a massage or visit a spa.

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Rates & Availability

Stann Creek Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
USD
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay
$440
$3,080
 

Additional information about rental rates

Tax Rate 9.0%

Studio US$110 per night US$715 per week US$15 daily per person above 2 people
One Bed US$140 per night US$910 per week US$15 daily per person above 4 people
Full condo US$220 per night US$1485 per week US$15 daily per person above 6 people
Whole House US$440 per night US$2970 per week US$15 daily per person above 12 people
Children under 5 years stay free
Please e-mail the owner with your preference before booking.
Bookings canceled at least 60 days before the start of the stay will receive a 100% refund. Bookings canceled at least 30 days before the start of the stay will receive a 50% refund.

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.

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