Some of the best places to visit in Belize are found along the coast. Here, you shouldn't be too far from nearby beaches.
All of the beaches along the coast of Belize are different; the qualities and amenities associated with each can mean the difference between an uneventful visit and a lively day in the sun. The two closest beaches to the property are Cucumber Beach and Belizean Beach.
The most convenient one to visit is Cucumber Beach. Because this beach is a quick cab trip away, you won't have to travel 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. You'll be able to enjoy the afternoon for as long as you want, as there are both showers and restrooms on-site.
Visiting a town or community neighboring your hotel can help diversify your itinerary, whether it's visiting the area's unique bars, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Global Village Hotel is situated outside the center of Belize City.
The following table contains a listing of areas near Global Village Hotel:
|downtown Belize City, Belize||1.3||S|
|Fort George, Belize||1.5||SSE|
|Crooked Tree, Belize||29.5||NW|
|San Pedro, Ambergris Caye||31.2||NNE|
Vacationers in need of a fun agenda during their stay in Belize will find that Global Village Hotel makes a great base for their tropical explorations. Yes, this area has a lot of places for vacationers to explore, like Swing Bridge, Maritime Museum, and Supreme Court Building, to name a few. The nearest attraction of the three is Swing Bridge.
There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those named in the following table.
|Swing Bridge||Historical Site||1.3||S||Fort George|
|Maritime Museum||Museum||1.3||S||Fort George|
|Supreme Court Building||Historical Site||1.4||S||Fort George|
|Museum of Belize||Museum||1.2||SSE||Downtown Belize City|
|Yarborough Cemetary||Historical Site||1.8||S||Downtown Belize City|
|Government House/House of Culture||Museum||1.7||S||Downtown Belize City|
|Baron Bliss Memorial & Fort George Lighthouse||Historical Site||1.7||SSE||Fort George|
|Actun Chapat||Cave||--||--||3.6 mi. West of Belize City|
|Old Belize||Museum||4.8||SW||4.6 mi. West-Southwest of Belize City|
|Swallow Caye Wildlife Sanctuary||Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||4.5||E||3.9 mi. East of Belize City|
|Bacab Ecopark||Park||11.4||WNW||12.3 mi. West-Northwest of Belize City|
If you're looking for an enjoyable experience, Swing Bridge might be 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 information about nearby hotel booking options is often a convenient way to get a better feel for the area as whole. You'll be able to find plenty of additional places to consider before coming to a decision, as this section of Belize offers travelers a wide variety of resorts and hotels to choose from. The following table provides a list of all of the hotel booking possibilities you can find close-by.
|0.4||SW||1.3 mi. Northwest of Belize City, Belize|
|Bay View Guest House||0.4||SSE||1.0 mi. North of Belize City, Belize|
|Princess Hotel & Casino Belize City||0.7||SSE||0.7 mi. North-Northwest of Belize City, Belize|
|Diamond Motel||--||--||1.3 mi. Northwest of Belize City, Belize|
|Bachelor Inn||0.7||WNW||1.9 mi. Northwest of Belize City, Belize|
|The Bakadeer Inn||0.8||S||0.8 mi. Northwest of Belize City, Belize|
|Three Sisters Guest House||1.0||SSE||Downtown Belize City, Belize|
|Golden Tree Hotel||1.0||W||1.8 mi. Northwest of Belize City, Belize|
|Bella Sombra Guest House||1.1||SSE||Downtown Belize City, Belize|
|Smokin Balam||1.1||S||Downtown Belize City, Belize|
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