The gorgeous beaches on Ambergris Caye are touted as the most alluring attractions that the area has to offer. Therefore, most guests are delighted that Cayo Espanto Resort is located on the water, so you won't need to travel far to enjoy the most popular feature in the area. This particular site is located outside of the more crowded areas of Belize, meaning guests here will often have the beach to themselves, giving them the opportunity to lay their towel anywhere on the sand that they desire.
Needless to say, since Cayo Espanto Resort was built directly on, sun bathing is a popular pastime at this property. For those who want some variety, there are some additional beaches worth investigating. Click on the names below to read our detailed article:
|Ambergris Caye Southeast||2.4||S||2.5 mi. South West of San Pedro|
|Debbie's Beach||4.6||NE||3.2 mi. Northeast of San Pedro|
The most obvious one to visit is Ambergris Caye Southeast. Ambergris Caye stands as the most famous of the Belize's cayes. Located close to a reef, the caye's beaches are relatively small, though the available space offers clean, white sand and palm trees.
Visiting a town or community neighboring your resort can help diversify your itinerary, whether it's about trying their underrated nightlife, or simply experiencing some of the local culture while on your trip. Cayo Espanto Resort is located on the southwestern part of the island of Ambergris Caye; it's two miles (three and a half kilometers) to the west of San Pedro.
Below are the names of some of the neighborhoods and towns located within a short distance of Cayo Espanto Resort.
|San Pedro, Ambergris Caye||2.0||E|
|Corozal District, Belize||29.0||NW|
|Belize City, Belize||31.5||SSW|
|Fort George, Belize||31.5||SSW|
|downtown Belize City, Belize||31.5||SSW|
No matter what your idea of the perfect vacation is, you are bound to enjoy the multiple attractions found in the area. There are even a couple of attractions that are very close by the resort, including Boca Del Rio Park and Ambergris Museum. Both locales are exceptional for tourists staying at Cayo Espanto Resort, but the closest is Boca Del Rio Park.
To see more info about this or other nearby attractions, check out the table below:
|Boca Del Rio Park||Park||3.0||ENE||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Ambergris Museum||Museum||--||--||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.2||SSE||2.7 mi. South of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||3.9||SSE||3.5 mi. South of San Pedro, Belize|
|Hol Chan Marine Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.1||SW||5.7 mi. West-Southwest of San Pedro, Belize|
|Caye Caulker North Point Sanctuary Forest Reserve||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||9.0||S||9.4 mi. South-Southwest of San Pedro, Caye Caulker|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.9||S||12.9 mi. South of San Pedro, Belize|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||12.6||S||12.9 mi. South-Southwest of San Pedro, Caye Caulker|
If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Boca Del Rio Park might be the right choice for you. On a hot Belizean day, there is no better place to have fun with family than Boca Del Rio Park, which is part playground, part water park, and always open to the public.
When you're deciding where to stay, it can sometimes be a good idea to learn about nearby accommodation options as a way to get a feel for the surrounding area. You'll be able to find lots of additional places to think about in the region, as this section of Ambergris Caye plays host to an impressive selection of hotel and resort options. Find details about all of the surrounding area's hotel booking options by reading the following table.
|Belize Hutz||1.5||ESE||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Banana Beach Resort||1.8||ESE||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Villas at Banyan Bay||1.8||ESE||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Mata Rocks Resort||1.8||ESE||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Caribbean Villas Hotel||1.9||E||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Coral Bay Villas||1.9||E||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Victoria House Resort||1.9||SE||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Royal Caribbean Resort||2.0||SE||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Perla Escondida||2.0||E||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
|Coconuts Caribbean Hotel||2.0||E||San Pedro, Ambergris Caye|
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