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.

Visitors hoping to stay active won't leave disappointed with Portofino Resort, as they will enjoy quick access to a great selection of outdoor options. You can get involved with fishing, kayaking, and scuba diving at this waterfront location, among various other options.

Located near the heart of the island of Ambergris Caye, Portofino Resort is a great choice for visitors who are thinking about lodging on this beautiful island. If you're wondering, the center of San Pedro is six and a half miles (ten and a half kilometers) to the south west.


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 received a rating of three and a half stars, considering its overall quality, style, and more.

Below, you can see a list of in-room amenities found at Portofino Resort.

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

Call the property if you require all types of amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

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 see general amenities at the location, check the following list:

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

Just in case, it's suggested that you call the front desk if you're interested in something in particular. Visit this page to read an in-depth description about the recreation and activities available at Portofino Resort.


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.

Besides what's available on-location, vacationers looking for further culinary diversity may also want to consider the region's other nearby eateries. Vacationers who stay at Portofino Resort will discover a small handful of restaurants in the vicinity. It's helpful to check out the nearby restaurant options, even though Portofino Resort offers dining of its own, including Green Parrot Bistro. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

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

  • Concierge
  • Maid Service
  • Complimentary Local Shuttle
  • Tour Desk
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

Also available are a few business amenities, which could be ideal for any visit, whether for pleasure, business, or both.

  • Computer


You'll encounter a good selection of attractions close to Portofino Resort. Some of the closest attractions include Boca Del Rio Park and Ambergris Museum. Considering this resort is located right on Debbie's Beach, it's an attractive setting for anyone who wants to have an incredible view. For a change of setting, you can also visit nearby Bermuda Beach (just a few miles from the property).

One of the closest areas to the resort is San Pedro. For a fun way to fill your day, have yourself a side trip to a noteable nearby town and see what they're all about.

To see the full article about what else is 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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