Ambergris Caye Accommodations

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Only 25 miles long and one mile wide, Ambergrise Cay has a varied topography. The accommodations here morph to match up with its surroundings, with eco-friendly properties near the most treasured pieces of landscape, condos on the beach, and hotels scattered throughout.


Banana Beach Resort

Ambergris Caye offers accommodation options that will be suitable for almost every type of visitor. Find glitzy resorts, budget hotels, and plenty more in between. If you plan on soaking up some sunshine by the pool, there are a handful of properties to pick from that have first-rate swimming facilities. Click on their names to read additional details.

One of the best locations on Ambergris Caye to enjoy a variety of on-site dining options is Portofino Resort. There are various accommodations at Portofino Beach Resort. There are Beach Cabanas that have handcrafted thatched roods, views of the sea or pool and a tasteful rustic design. Guests can reach them at (501) 226-5096.

A place positioned on the waterfront that you could consider is Captain Morgan's Retreat. Guests are given a variety of options when booking a stay at the Captain Morgan's Resort. Thatched-roof cabanas are an excellent choice for those looking for a secluded retreat and relaxation. Try calling them at (888) 653-9090.

Anybody looking for an accommodation with top-notch swimming facilities and pool-side amenities, one spot to consider is Matachica Beach Resort. Located on a stretch of sand that overlooks the second-largest barrier reef in the world, Matachica is a vibrantly colored resort that features thatched roofs and provide private accommodations for each guest. If you've ever wondered what it was like to live in a hut on the beach, Matachica Beach Resort is the place for you. If you'd like to call in advance, you can do so at (501) 220-5010.

Ambergris Caye has some other choices too. Navigate to this extended discussion dedicated to more available hotels if you'd like to find better specifics.

Condos and Villa Complexes

The Phoenix

There are non-hotel booking options on the island, which include lots of condominiums and several villa complexes. Avid beach-goers will usually have convenient access to the beach, as many lodgings are located right on the water.

If you prefer staying at a high-end accommodation, The Phoenix would be a nice place to begin looking. Interior floor plans range from 1,325 to 1,835 square feet, and each condo’s private veranda is between 355 to 1,115 square feet. The Phoenix offers the largest condos on the island which are ideal for a relaxing and luxurious vacation. You can call them at (501) 226-2083.

A property along the ocean that is worth considering is Pelican Reef Villas. There are 24 villas on property. The two bedroom, two bathroom villas measure in at 1275 square feet and include a kitchen with granite counter tops and mahogany cabinets. Visitors can reach them at (501) 226-4352.

Anybody looking for an accommodation with excellent swimming facilities and pool-side amenities, one vacation destination to consider is Grand Colony Island Villas. Grand Colony Villas boasts comfortable and luxuriously appointed villas on the tropical island paradise of Ambergris Caye. If you are looking to call before making reservations, you can do so at (501) 226-4270.

Luckily, there are a full range villa complexes and condos. To see our guide to more villa complexes on the island, navigate to this page.

Feel free to also check out all of the accommodations available for Belize here.

Camping and Eco-Tourism On Ambergris Caye

Belizean Princess

Nature enthusiasts will want to consider the opportunities for eco-tourism on the island. For those envisioning themselves soaking up some sunshine by the pool, there are at least a couple of eco choices to pick from with first-rate swimming facilities.

A number of visitors arriving at Ambergris Caye have made plans to explore the rich environment. Following a hard day of adventure, guests staying at a place including El Pescador will be able to relax in a sparkling pool. There are 14 well-appointed guestrooms in the main lodge. All are situated just steps away from the lovely swimming pool and come equipped with private baths, air-conditioning and overhead fans. If you want to call before you go, you can do so at (501) 226-2975.

If you're wanting to stay somewhere with an active bar and club scene, Belizean Princess is one destination you might want to think about. Surrounded by fragrant flora, this setting is one half of two properties owned by Ramon's Village. Guests have access to offerings from both properties such as the restaurants, pools, gift shops, and beaches. Visitors will find them at 40 Coconut Drive.

Some of the eco-accommodations are provided in the chart below.

Eco-Accommodations On Ambergris Caye
Name Phone Number Star Rating Location
Belizean Princess (501) 226-2071


8.0 mi. South-Southwest of Central Ambergris Caye
El Pescador (501) 226-2975


4.9 mi. South-Southwest of Central Ambergris Caye

Individual Villas

Certain people prefer the independence offered by one of the individual villa rentals. For a more detailed look at this specific topic, go to this guide to the individual villa rentals on Ambergris Caye.

All-Inclusive Accommodations

Grand Caribe Belize

Some visitors prefer the simplicity of an all-inclusive price. There are several reasons why these plans are successful. For instance, they can be the easiest way to know in advance what your vacation will cost.

If you are hoping to plan for a special occasion, or if you're traveling with a large party, think about a group-friendly accommodation like Grand Caribe Belize. Each unit is independently owned and fully furnished. Guests may choose between one, two, three, and four bedroom condos and penthouses that enjoy central air conditioning, cable television, high-speed internet, and laundry service. Customers can contact them at (501) 226-4726.

A destination along the coast that merits your consideration is Victoria House Resort. Set in a verdant garden, an featuring just 42 total rooms, Victoria House Resort makes each guest feel as though they have found their own personal slice of paradise in San Pedro. Get away from the busy hustle of your daily life, and find out what it means to truly relax and be pampered when you book a stay at Victoria House Resort. Visitors will find them at 22 Coconut Drive.

If you need to get more details about properties offering this option, visit this page.


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