Chabil Mar

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Chabil Mar

A luxury resort whose name means "beautiful sea," Chabil Mar certainly offers guests views and access to one of the most beautiful seas in the world - the Caribbean Sea. The ambiance of the resort is casual, all though there is nothing casual about the level of care the staff takes in making sure you have the time of your life.

Chabil Mar can also be a terrific option for guests looking to relax after dinner. This waterfront destination features live shows 1 to 2 days per week, and there are some bars on the property to choose from as well.

Located near the middle of Placencia, Chabil Mar happily welcomes vacationers who are interested in basing their vacation in this part of Stann Creek District.


Chabil Mar

The resort is located on a private beach and beautifully landscaped property, including two beach-front infinity swimming pools nestled in lush tropical gardens. With 19 luxurious one-and two-bedroom villas, as well as a spacious Honeymoon Suite, Chabil Mar is personal, warm and friendly. Its award winning staff makes this Placencia Resort the ideal getaway from the stresses and strains of daily life.

Chabil Mar has a total of 22 units, so it's no mystery that we classify it as a moderately small property. Travelers who prefer a quiet setting over distracting details will especially enjoy the personal touch at this property. In terms of quality, we've given this resort a rating of four and a half stars.

Below, you can see a list of amenities in-room available at this location.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Room Service
  • Kitchen
  • Safe
  • Bathrobe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Iron
  • Washer/Dryer in Unit
  • Hairdryer
  • Telephone

Call ahead to ensure the availability of all types of amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Activities and Recreation at Chabil Mar

Chabil Mar offers a variety of extra amenities to enhance guests’ stays like two beach-side infinity pools, complimentary bicycles and kayaks, golf cart rentals, and of course planned excursions that have given them notoriety. The Chabil Mar is a short distance from the center of Placencia Village and its many dining, shopping, and entertainment options.

With an extensive selection of Belizian drink specialties, as well as cocktails, wine, and ice cold beer, the resort's beautiful palapa bar is a great place to unwind after a busy day of sightseeing and adventuring. The bar includes a lounge for relaxing with old and new friends, and the resort features another lounge by the beach for drinks and snacks by the sea. As well, during Winter and Peak Seasons, live entertainment is provided at the Friday night beach-side Barbeque at Cafe Mar.

The Chabil Mar villas are a fantastic destination for families with children of all ages. While Chabil Mar does not provide childcare or special children’s accommodations like splash pools or game rooms, it is still beloved by families and recognized as one of the best family resorts in Central America because of its family-friendly excursions. Click here to learn more details.

For this property's general amenities, check the following list:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Sailing
  • Bicycling
  • Kayaking
  • Fresh Flowers
  • Paddleboarding
  • Wheel Chair Access
  • Gift Shop
  • Volleyball
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling
  • Fishing

If you're still not sure exactly what to expect, it's a good idea to double check with the property because these details can sometimes change. To see a comprehensive article about the specific recreational opportunities that Chabil Mar offers, click here.


Dining at Chabil Mar

Guests staying at Chabil Mar have a number of dining options available to them. Chabil Mar ‘s restaurant, Café Mar, isn’t a restaurant in the traditional sense of a building for congregation, but rather an experience in freedom and Mother Nature. Mainly, guests will dine on the beach under the palms, but Chabil Mar also offers a private dining experience on the pier as well as a butler service to serve guests’ meals anywhere on the property including in guests’ rooms. Guests are welcome to use the guest grills to prepare their own meals as well. Or if guests want to go it alone, every villa and suite has a fully equipped kitchen perfect for preparing meals on their own. And when guests want to try something new, there are restaurants and bars a short distance away in Placencia Village.

Besides on-site dining options, visitors hoping for further culinary diversity might also want to consider some of the area's other local mealtime choices. Travelers looking for somewhere to eat will discover a few solid places to eat nearby. It's a smart idea to check out the nearby restaurant options, even though Chabil Mar does have some tempting choices of their own. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

This property has a few business amenities, ideal for professionals who are visiting on account of business in addition to the beautiful area.

  • Meeting rooms


What's Near Chabil Mar

You will notice a fair number of attractions close to Chabil Mar. Some nearby places of interest are Placencia Mangroves and World's Narrowest Main Street. Considering this resort is right on South Placencia Beach, it is particularly appealing to sun-bathers and watersports fanatics. You might also enjoy relaxing by the water at nearby Seine Bight Beach.

The resort is located near Placencia, a beautiful location for tourists to learn about and explore Belize.

If you're still curious about other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Placencia Peninsula Road, Placencia, Belize

Phone: (501) 523-3606



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