Accommodations in Placencia

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Once a sleepy fishing village, today Placencia is the most popular tourist destination in Belize. Attractions range from beaches to Mayan ruins, with every nook and cranny offering something to be seen, all the while remaining a tropical paradise that fees untouched by development. To accommodate all of the visitors that arrive each year, there are numerous hotels, lodges, resorts, and rental properties everywhere you look.


Chabil Mar

Placencia offers hotel possibilities that will be appealing to just about every type of visitor. Pick from luxury resorts, low-cost accommodations, and plenty more in between. For guests who plan on taking in a few rays by the pool, there are quite a few properties to choose from that have excellent swimming facilities. Click on the link to each accommodation to read further details.

A great destination which has on-site recreation is The Placencia Hotel and Residence. There are six different units available to guests to provide a range of comfort and luxury. All units include air conditioning, Wi-Fi, minibar, flat-screen satellite television, microwave, and coffeemaker. If you're looking for something specific, try calling them at (561) 807-6868.

One place positioned on the oceanfront that you could consider is Turtle Inn. Turtle Inn features 12 different types of accommodations between 25 rooms, covering a wide swath of options including cottages, suites, villas, bungalows, pavilions, and beach houses. All of Turtle Inn’s accommodations include luxury amenities like a fully stocked refrigerator, bathrobes, a safe deposit box, ceiling fan, coffeemaker, sofa, coffee table, umbrellas, in-room dining, iPod docking station, and local organic toiletries. If you want to call ahead, you can do so at (800) 746-3743.

Anybody looking for an accommodation with top-notch swimming facilities, one destination to think about is Inn At Roberts Grove. Sitting at the edge of picturesque beach and surrounded by lush tropical rainforest, this resort boasts verdant tropical gardens, magnificent views, warm hospitality, friendly service, comfortable guestrooms, and an excellent activities program. The Inn at Robert's Grove is the perfect destination for active travelers and outdoor enthusiasts. For customers who want to call before you go, you can do so at (501) 523-3565.

Placencia offers many other hotels. To read more about the hotels available, visit this page.

Condos and Villa Complexes

Michelo's Flats

Guests can also find non-standard hotel lodging options in the area, which include tons of condos and several villa complexes. Beach-goers will usually have easy access to the beach, as many villas and other accommodations are right on the shore.

Guests hoping to stay in Placencia should consider properties like Cocoplum Vacation Rentals. Cocoplum Vacation Rentals is a leader in residential tourism, offering guests the opportunity to rent out their vacation home for an extended period of time. The rentals are set on a 224 acre property shared with a lush forest reserve that is lush, serene, and very well maintained; making it the ideal place to experience the natural side of Belize without giving up on modern amenities. For customers who want to call before booking a room, do so at (501) 623-7774.

If you're looking to find lots of tasty dining within reach of your accommodation, Michelo's Flats is one spot you shouldn't overlook. Michelo's Flats offer a home style stay on the Caribbean coast with a central location to the variety of amenities featured in Placencia Village. Find them on Main Street.

Anybody looking to find an accommodation with good swimming pool facilities, one location to consider is Tradewinds. There are eight pool and ocean side condos at Tradewinds, each of which features a full kitchen, central air conditioning, cable television, and wireless internet. The decor includes Mexican tile floors, mahogany woodwork, and a sleeper sofa or Murphy bed in the living room. If you are looking to call ahead, you can do so at (501) 226-2822.

Luckily, you'll be able to find a full range villa complexes and condos. You can learn more about villa complexes within the area by following this link.

Also, you can check out all the accommodations found around Belize here.

Camping and Eco-Tourism

HFC Lodge

Nature enthusiasts and their families should consider the selection of eco-tourist options offered in Placencia.

If you and your family prefer staying at a high-end property, Blanceneaux Lodge would be a nice place to start looking. Once used exclusively by Francis Ford Coppola and his family, today this lodge is open to the public and guests can rent out any of the 20 rooms for a dream getaway in the remote jungle setting of the Maya Mountains. Visitors will find them at 85 Burns Avenue.

One destination along the coast that merits consideration is Green Parrot Beach House. There are eight cabanas at Green Parrot. Each has a large deck with a hammock that offers views of the Caribbean Sea. They are located at 1 Maya Beach Road.

Nature enthusiasts can find a selection of different eco-lodges in the vicinity, including Millers Landing. Millers Landing has a number of spacious cabanas that are appointed with a range of homelike amenities, like a private bathroom, cable television, wireless Internet access, comfortable furnishings and a private veranda. You'll find them on Main Street.

Anyone visiting Placencia will be able to find other eco-accommodation choices. For more information on the eco-accommodations offered, see this page.

Individual Villas

Some prefer the luxury offered by one of the many privately rented villas. Navigate to this page about the individual property rentals in Placencia if you're interested in learning more facts.

All-Inclusive Accommodations

Some visitors like the simplicity of an all-inclusive price. There are several reasons why these packages are so popular. For instance, they provide a hassle-free solution to vacation planning.

If you're trying to find lots of tasty dining possibilities not far from your accommodation, Paradise Resort is one spot you shouldn't overlook. Since 1984, Paradise Resort has been providing a restful environment for vacationers in Belize. Located on the southern end of the Placencia peninsula, the hotel offers easy access to local attractions. If you want to be sure they're open , call them at (904) 564-9400.

A property located on the ocean that travelers often enjoy is Blanceneaux Lodge. Once used exclusively by Francis Ford Coppola and his family, today this lodge is open to the public and guests can rent out any of the 20 rooms for a dream getaway in the remote jungle setting of the Maya Mountains. Guests will find them at 85 Burns Avenue.

You can find out more about all-inclusive properties by clicking on this link.


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