Portofino Resort

Portofino Resort

Portofino Resort is located six miles north of San Pedro on Ambergris Caye. The island is a peaceful one, and the resort is the same, so guests looking for relaxation and quiet will find it here. The resort's location near the second largest barrier reef in the world lends itself to being the perfect home base for water sports such as snorkeling and diving. Whatever you're reason for vacationing in Belize, you won't be disappointed with a stay at Portofino.

Those looking to keep active won't leave disappointed with Portofino Resort, as they will enjoy convenient access to an impressive range of outdoor opportunities. Visitors can engage in fishing, kayaking, and scuba diving at this beach-side destination, as well as a number of other options.

Located on the island of Ambergris Caye, Portofino Resort happily welcomes customers who are thinking about staying on this beautiful island. It's 6.6 miles northeast of the center of San Pedro.


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. With king beds, a hammock and chairs and hardwood floors, these cabanas are perfect for a Caribbean vacation.

Beachfront Rooms are decorated with serene blues, hardwood floors and hardwood ceilings. There are only two Beachfront Rooms and they share a porch with a hammock and chairs. Treetop Suites have massive windows lining the walls so that guest have unobstructed views of the Caribbean sea. With high ceilings and a private porch, these suites are amazing.

Colonial Suites have partial Caribbean sea views and a large private balcony. Each suite has two queen beds. The VIP Suites are very private. Located on the sand, the inside of the suite has a custom made King Size Bamboo bed. The Honeymoon Suite is 800 square feet of romance. With large French windows and soaking tubs, relax here with your sweetheart.

There is also the Portofino Beach Front Mansion has four bedrooms and is two stories, sleeping up to ten people. There is a front porch to watch the sunrises and a back porch to watch the sunsets. Both floors have fully equipped kitchenettes, so you will never go hungry in this luxurious accommodation.

This resort has been given a three and a half star rating from Caribya! after considering features, style, and ambience. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they are usually lower than ratings from Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Below, you can see the in-room amenities provided by Portofino Resort.

  • Room Service
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Mini-Fridge
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Air Conditioned
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Hairdryer

If there is an amenity that is particularly important to you, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

Guest can enjoy indoor and outdoor treatments through the spa, getting a massage on the beach or in your room if you would like. The massages offered are Swedish, deep tissue and seaweed. The scrubs on the menu are brown sugar and home and milk and oat. For facials, you can choose papaya cleansing or hydrating.

To view this location's general amenities, check out the list below:

  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Tubing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling

However, since these details tend to change, it's always best to call with questions to be sure everything you're expecting is available. To read a comprehensive discussion about the types of recreational opportunities available at Portofino Resort, click here.


The Green Parrot Bistro, an on-site restaurant, specializes in Euro-Caribbean fusion cuisine that makes use of the most fresh local ingredients available. Portofino Restaurant, another on-site restaurant offers dining in a tree house setting.

In addition to dining options on-location, vacationers looking for further culinary variety might also want to think about the area's other local dining choices. Vacationers who stay at Portofino Resort will find a few solid places to eat within reach of these accommodations. It can be helpful to know the area's restaurant options, even though Portofino Resort does have on-site dining, including Green Parrot Bistro. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

Portofino Resort provides guest services, including the ones listed below, which means you can let go of those few details and enjoy your vacation.

  • Concierge
  • Complimentary Local Shuttle
  • Tour Desk
  • Housekeeping
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

There's also some business amenities, which could be ideal for any visit, whether it's for business or pleasure.

  • Computer


Guests will encounter a fair number of attractions close to Portofino Resort. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Boca Del Rio Park and Ambergris Museum.

The resort is in the vicinity of San Pedro, a particularly enjoyable spot for tourists to stop over.

For our in-depth discussion on other destinations and attractions near Portofino Resort, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Ambergris Caye

Phone: (501) 226-5096

Secondary Phone: (501) 678-5096

Website: http://portofinobelize.com/


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