Travelers staying in this area of Belize almost always spend time at one of the area's beautiful and relaxing beaches. Nearby beaches will make this area particularly desirable.
All of the beaches along the coast of Belize are different; these characteristics could make a difference in which beach you choose to visit. The two beaches that are closest to Bay View Guest House are Cucumber Beach and Belizean Beach.
One of the most convenient options is Cucumber Beach. Since this beach is a short cab trip away, your group won't have to go far to find a place to sit by the water. Named for its history as a produce export take-off point, Cucumber Beach is a major tourist destination near Belize City. It is actually a part of the Old Belize Museum and Cucumber Beach Marina facility, so tourists and sailors frequent this destination regularly and it is often crowded. Importantly (especially for those with young children), it will have restrooms and showers for your convenience.
Hopping over to a town or community that neighbors your guest house can add a little variety to your vacation schedule, no matter if it's for a quick family outing, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Bay View Guest House is located just outside the heart of Belize City.
The table below lists some of the areas near Bay View Guest House.
|downtown Belize City, Belize||1.0||S|
|Fort George, Belize||1.1||SSE|
|Crooked Tree, Belize||29.8||NW|
|San Pedro, Ambergris Caye||31.5||NNE|
Travelers in search of plenty of activities while vacationing in Belize will quickly learn that Bay View Guest House makes a great base for their tropical explorations. Yes, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, such as Swing Bridge, Maritime Museum, and Supreme Court Building, to name a few. Though there are at least three great attractions nearby, the closest one is Swing Bridge.
There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those listed in the table below.
|Swing Bridge||Historical Site||0.9||S||Fort George|
|Maritime Museum||Museum||0.9||S||Fort George|
|Supreme Court Building||Historical Site||1.0||S||Fort George|
|Museum of Belize||Museum||0.8||SSE||Downtown Belize City|
|Yarborough Cemetary||Historical Site||1.4||S||Downtown Belize City|
|Government House/House of Culture||Museum||1.4||S||Downtown Belize City|
|Baron Bliss Memorial & Fort George Lighthouse||Historical Site||1.3||SSE||Fort George|
|Actun Chapat||Cave||--||--||3.6 mi. West of Belize City|
|Old Belize||Museum||4.7||SW||4.6 mi. West-Southwest of Belize City|
|Swallow Caye Wildlife Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.3||E||3.9 mi. East of Belize City|
|Bacab Ecopark||Park||11.7||WNW||12.3 mi. West-Northwest of Belize City|
If you're searching for somewhere interesting to go, Swing Bridge could be just what the doctor ordered. Located in downtown Belize City, the Swing Bridge, circa 1922, is the oldest swing bridge in Central America and the only remaining manually operated swing bridge in the world.
Getting info about nearby booking possibilities is generally a good means of getting a better feel for the surrounding area. You can find plenty of additional destinations to think about in the region, as this part of Belize plays host to a wide selection of hotel and resort options. Learn about all the region's booking possibilities by reading the following table.
|Princess Hotel & Casino Belize City||0.3||S||0.7 mi. North-Northwest of Belize City, Belize|
|Global Village Hotel||0.4||NNW||1.4 mi. North-Northwest of Belize City, Belize|
|0.4||W||1.3 mi. Northwest of Belize City, Belize|
|The Bakadeer Inn||0.6||SW||0.8 mi. Northwest of Belize City, Belize|
|Three Sisters Guest House||0.7||SSE||Downtown Belize City, Belize|
|Diamond Motel||--||--||1.3 mi. Northwest of Belize City, Belize|
|Bella Sombra Guest House||0.7||S||Downtown Belize City, Belize|
|Smokin Balam||0.8||S||Downtown Belize City, Belize|
|North Front Street Guest House||0.8||S||Downtown Belize City, Belize|
|Mama Chen Guest House||--||--||Downtown Belize City, Belize|
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