The Best Accommodations for Nightlife in Belize

Enjoy Nighttime Entertainment at Many Hotels in Belize

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Belize provides many ways to soak in the sun, from poolside lazing to outdoor tours, but at night you'll feel the atmosphere come alive in a different way. Though it might be hard to decide between a popular disco or somewhere to discover local music, you'll find lots to do in the evening, particularly if you choose a property where they offer bars, shows, and more.

The properties below are among the best choices if you like partying and dancing after another beautiful day in Belize. Some have on-site nightlife menus that can't be beat, and others are notable for being a walkable distance from several nightlife venues.

Best Hotels in Belize for Nightlife and Entertainment

Accommodations listed in the table below are top rated for their above par nightlife and entertainment, or for having some wonderful nearby entertainment venues. The best of the best, like the Princess Hotel & Casino Belize City, are at the top of the chart; their rankings take into account a few different details, including clubs, live show venues, and other popular amenities on-site and nearby.

Because the availability of live performances is a deciding factor for some, the table includes availability of entertainment at the hotels. Bear in mind, however, that hotels in Belize are known to offer entertainment less frequently during the off season, so be sure to contact the hotel to ask about their seasonal schedules if it's important to you.

Best Overall
Property Location Number of Bars Lounge/Club Live Entertainment
Princess Hotel & Casino Belize City 0.7 mi. North-Northwest of Belize City, Belize 2 check check
The Placencia Hotel and Residence 7.6 mi. North-Northeast of Placencia, Belize 3 check check
Captain Morgan's Retreat 3.7 mi. Northeast of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 2 check check
Las Vegas Gardens 5.7 mi. North of Corozal, Belize 1 check check
Princess Hotel Corozal Corozal, Belize 0 check check
Best Western Belize Biltmore Plaza 3.0 mi. West-Northwest of Belize City, Belize 2 check check
Radisson Fort George Hotel & Marina Fort George, Belize 1 check check
Hamanasi Adventure and Dive Resort Hopkins, Belize 1 check check
San Ignacio Resort Hotel San Ignacio, Belize 1 check check
Chabil Mar 0.7 mi. South of Placencia, Belize 2 check check
South Water Resort 1.7 mi. South of Placencia, Belize 1 check check
Seabeezzz 12.5 mi. South of San Pedro, Caye Caulker 1 check check
Exotic Caye Beach Resort 8.5 mi. North of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 1 check check
Palmento Grove Hopkins 18.4 mi. East of Belmopan, Belize 0 check check
Seaspray Hotel 1.2 mi. South of Placencia, Belize 1 check check
Belize Hutz San Pedro, Ambergris Caye 1 check check
Hickatee Cottages Punta Gorda, Belize 1 check check
Pelican Beach Resort 0.9 mi. North of Dangriga, Belize 1 check check
Sarkiki Reef Resort 11.0 mi. South of Dangriga, Belize 0 check check
Jaguar Reef Lodge and Spa Hopkins, Belize 1 check check

Click the name of the hotel you're interested in to see pages of property-specific information. Every one of these accommodations has its own style and atmosphere that could really win you over. These detailed hotel guides will help you select the property that's best for you.

Hotels in Belize with Notable Nearby Nightlife

When the time comes to let loose during your visit, you might appreciate a hotel that's in the vicinity of many after-dark hotspots. Though these hotels may not have a lot of their own nightlife options to offer, they are right in the middle of areas known for great late-night stops. Whether your ideal night includes walking to an unusual nearby bar or kicking it on the dance floor, these properties are within a leisurely walking distance or just a few miles of many exciting choices.

Click on their names to learn more about the hotels and resorts below, and even more info about what's nearby, like activities, important landmarks, and dining.

Best for Nearby Nightlife
Property Location Accommodation Type Bars Within Walking Distance Bars Within Short Driving Distance
Turtle Inn 0.7 mi. South of Placencia, Belize Resort 6 15
Las Terrazas Resort 4.4 mi. Northeast of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye Resort 3 12
Toledo Ecotourism Association Punta Gorda, Belize Lodge 1 2
Hatchet Caye 20.2 mi. East of Placencia, Belize Resort 1 1
X’tan Ha 7.8 mi. North-Northeast of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye Resort 2 8
Cayo Espanto Resort 2.0 mi. West of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye Resort 0 8
Kismet Inn Hopkins, Belize Hostel 1 6
Lebeha Cabanas 6.8 mi. South West of Dangriga, Belize Hostel 0 2
Singing Sands Inn 5.0 mi. North of Placencia, Belize Cottages 2 8
Coconuts Caribbean Hotel San Pedro, Ambergris Caye Resort 2 9
Belize Tree Houses at Caves Branch 7.9 mi. Southeast of Belmopan, Belize Lodge 2 2
Funky Dodo Backpackers Hostel Hopkins, Belize Hostel 1 7
Mountain Equestrian Trails 8.3 mi. East-Southeast of San Ignacio, Belize Lodge 1 1
Xaman Ek Retreat & Spa 6.2 mi. Northeast of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye Resort 3 13
Ak'bol Yoga Retreat & Eco Resort 2.6 mi. Northeast of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye Resort 2 13
Iguana Reef 12.2 mi. South-Southwest of San Pedro, Caye Caulker Hotel 10 10
Sunset Guest House 12.6 mi. South of San Pedro, Caye Caulker Guest house 9 10
Mystic River Resort The vicinity of San Ignacio, Belize Resort 2 11

You can also visit another section of the guide to learn about Belize, and more. Needless to say, your journey is about more than just discos and live music. You also need a nice hotel to retire to, and one that has just the right mix of amenities, as well as a wonderful setting, with plenty to do nearby.


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