La Barra Cedar Beach

The future for La Barra Cedar Beach looks bright, with plans in the works for a retirement community and a nature reserve. At this time, however, the beach remains secluded and untouched. Despite being privately owned, the owner graciously allows free access to anyone who would like to swim or play on the beach. You'll just have to stop by Lenny's Shopping Center on Chunox to get the keys to the gate.

Situated in Corozal District, 2.7 miles north-northeast of Chunox, La Barra Cedar Beach is on the North coast of Belize. You should think about stopping by even if you aren't staying very close.

How to Access The Beach
The beach is just north of Chunox Village, across from Cooper Bank.

Amenities and Ambiance

Clean and well-kept, La Barra Cedar Beach is a great spot for a quiet day at the beach. Swimming is plausible because the surf is calm, and the grounds are often used for picnicking.

Keep in mind that restrooms won't be found on-site, but you may be able to find facilities at a nearby business.

If you usually prefer coasts which offer a tranquil place to escape, then you will want to try La Barra Cedar Beach; it is found within a more natural sector of the region.

What's Nearby


Beachgoers will find La Barra Cedar Beach on the North coast of Belize; it's located near attractions like Corozal House of Culture, which is five miles away.

If you want to discover more interesting facts about the history of Belize, there are plenty of places where you can learn first-hand about the country's past. The nearest historical attraction is Santa Rita, which is one of the closest locations with historical significance near La Barra Cedar Beach.

Being able to choose from some activities besides the beach will ensure you won't run low on things to do. The following table contains a list of nearby attractions.

Activities and Attractions Near La Barra Cedar Beach
Attraction Type Distance Direction
Corozal House of Culture Museum 5.0 NW --
Corozal Art Gallery Art Gallery 5.2 NW --
Santa Rita Historical Site 6.7 N --
Las Vegas Casino Casino 11.2 NNW --
Nohmul Historical Site 17.8 WSW --

Cities and Towns

La Barra Cedar Beach visitors looking for other opportunities for exploration might think about going to Corozal, because it's not far away and is an area full of activity. From the beach, Corozal isn't out of reach at five miles (eight and a half kilometers) away.


How many other people you encounter at La Barra Cedar Beach will be influenced by everything from the time of day to the capacity of nearby hotels. This spot is not near many large hotels, but it can appeal to visitors staying at some of the smaller accommodations in the area.

Because the beach is situated in a fairly touristed area, it is not usually much of a challenge to find the type of hotel you're looking for close-by. If you and your party are wanting to get a place that's near the beach, the following table lists the accommodations closest to La Barra Cedar Beach.

Accommodations near La Barra Cedar Beach
Hotel Distance Direction Type
Crimson Orchid Inn 0.9 mi. E B & B
Copper Bank Inn 1.1 mi. WSW Hotel
Almond Tree Hotel Resort 4.9 mi. NW Hotel
Serenity Sands Bed and Breakfast -- -- B & B
Copa Banana 4.9 mi. NW Hotel
Mirador Hotel 5.0 mi. NW Hotel
Princess Hotel Corozal 5.0 mi. NW Resort
Tony's Inn & Beach Resort 5.1 mi. NW Hotel
Hok'ol K'in Guesthouse 5.1 mi. NW Hotel
Hotel Paradise Bay Villas 5.1 mi. NW Hotel


You might not run into any places to grab a bit to eat near this coast, so you might want to pack a lunch if you want to fully enjoy your day in the sun.

Other Beaches

Vacationers in search of the perfect beach will have plenty of other choices in Belize besides La Barra Cedar Beach.

Another location you may want to try is Corozal Bay, located five miles away.

You may find that La Barra Cedar Beach is a great fit for your vacation, but maybe you want to see more; if so, there are other beaches and natural attractions in Belize you might like.


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