What's Near The Great House

Nearby Beaches

People staying in this area of Belize almost always visit one of the region's stunning beaches. Guests enjoy The Great House because it offers the perfect mixture of privacy and convenience. Those who plan to spend a lot of time in its unique atmosphere, however, should know that it's not located on the waterfront. Nearby beaches also make this area particularly desirable.

All of the beaches along the coast of Belize are different; even differences between their amenities can mean the difference between an uneventful visit and a lively day in the sun. The most proximate beaches to The Great House are Cucumber Beach and Belizean Beach.

Cucumber Beach is probably the most convenient option to visit near the guest house. Since this beach is a convenient taxi trip away, your party won't have to journey far to enjoy this beautiful section of the coast. 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 can take your time here, as there are bathrooms as well as showers on-site..

Nearby Areas

Visitors who'd like some more information about what's located nearby might want to know how many miles the nearest town or city is from their accommodations. The Great House is located in downtown Belize City,

The following table contains a listing of areas near The Great House:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Belize City, Belize 0.2 NW
downtown Belize City, Belize 0.3 WNW
Ladyville, Belize 8.3 NW
Caye Caulker 21.1 NNE
Crooked Tree, Belize 30.9 NW
San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 32.2 NNE
Lamanai, Belize 36.1 WNW
Dangriga, Belize 36.4 S

Nearby Attractions

Swing Bridge

Vacationers who want to enjoy plenty of activities while vacationing in Belize will quickly learn that The Great House makes a great base for their tropical explorations. In fact, this particular region boasts plenty of places for travelers to explore, such as Swing Bridge, Maritime Museum, and Supreme Court Building. Of the three nearby attractions, the closest is Swing Bridge.

There's something for everybody here, so feel free to explore more of the hotel's closest attractions, like those shown in the table below.

Attractions Near The Great House
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Swing Bridge Historical Site 0.4 WNW Fort George
Maritime Museum Museum 0.4 NW Fort George
Supreme Court Building Historical Site 0.3 W Fort George
Museum of Belize Museum 0.4 N Downtown Belize City
Yarborough Cemetary Historical Site 0.6 SW Downtown Belize City
Government House/House of Culture Museum 0.4 SW Downtown Belize City
Memorial Park Park 0.2 N Fort George
Baron Bliss Memorial & Fort George Lighthouse Historical Site 0.1 S Fort George
Actun Chapat Cave -- -- 3.6 mi. West of Belize City
Old Belize Museum 4.7 WSW 4.6 mi. West-Southwest of Belize City
Swallow Caye Wildlife Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 3.7 E 3.9 mi. East of Belize City
Bacab Ecopark Park 12.5 WNW 12.3 mi. West-Northwest of Belize City

If you're on the lookout for a place where you can while away some free time, Swing Bridge might be just right for you. 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.

Nearby Accommodations

When choosing a place to stay, it is often helpful to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a feel for the area. You will be able to find lots of additional destinations to learn about prior to reaching a decision, as this section of Belize offers guests a sweeping range of resorts and hotels to choose from. To find more information about the booking possibilities available in the area, view the following table.

Accommodations near The Great House
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Radisson Fort George Hotel & Marina 0.1 NNE Fort George, Belize
Chateau Caribbean 0.2 N Fort George, Belize
Sea Breeze Guest House 0.3 NNW Fort George, Belize
Renaissance Tower 0.3 W Fort George, Belize
Seaside Guest House 0.3 W Fort George, Belize
The Caribbean Palms Inn 0.3 W Fort George, Belize
Coningsby 0.4 WSW Fort George, Belize
Mama Chen Guest House -- -- Downtown Belize City, Belize
Isabel’s Guest House 0.4 WNW Fort George, Belize
Belcove Hotel 0.5 WNW Downtown Belize City, Belize

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