What's Near Los Porticos

Quite a few people decide to visit Belize simply because they want to experience the breath-taking beaches that the area is famous for.

Fortunately, this property is directly on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to try a few beach activities.

Nearby Beaches

South Placencia Peninsula Beach

Needless to say, since Los Porticos is located directly on South Placencia Peninsula Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is one of the main attractions here. South Placencia provides a beautiful beach spot off the east coast of the country. The area is a popular location for visitors and locals alike, containing many smaller resorts and restaurants steps away from the white, sandy beaches.

Nearby Areas

Vacationers seeking to learn a bit more about what's located nearby might like to know how far away the closest town or city is from their accommodations. Los Porticos is located just outside the heart of Placencia.

The areas that are closest to Los Porticos are listed in the table below:

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Maya Beach 0.4 SW
Placencia Village 1.5 SSW
Seine Bight Village 3.0 N
Big Creek 3.7 SW
Alabama Warf 3.7 W
Independence 3.8 W
Riversdale 11.2 N
Monkey River Town 14.4 SW
Stann Creek District 21.1 N
Hopkins 22.6 N

Nearby Attractions

Laughing Bird Caye

The region is sure to offer a good deal of fun activities for everyone, from the most laid back to the most active visitor. You might, in fact, enjoy the convenience of those attractions within a reasonable distance of the apartment building, for instance, Placencia Mangroves and World's Narrowest Main Street. Each of these locales is great for vacationers staying at Los Porticos, but the nearest is Placencia Mangroves.

More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:

Attractions Near Los Porticos
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Placencia Mangroves Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 0.6 NW 1.1 mi. North of Placencia
World's Narrowest Main Street Historical Site 1.4 SSW 0.7 mi. South of Placencia
Savannah Forest Station at Paynes Creek Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 8.2 W 7.4 mi. West of Placencia
Laughing Bird Caye Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 12.5 SE 12.7 mi. East-Southeast of Placencia
Gulisi Garifuna Museum Museum -- -- Dangriga
Port Honduras Marine Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 20.0 SW 22.5 mi. Northeast of Punta Gorda
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 18.2 NNW 18.7 mi. North-Northwest of Placencia
Swasey Bladen Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 15.8 W 15.1 mi. West of Placencia
Paynes Creek National Park Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 20.0 SW 22.4 mi. Northeast of Punta Gorda

If you're on the lookout for a chance to see something a little different, Savannah Forest Station at Paynes Creek may be just what you're looking for. A national park comprised of 30,000 acres of land, Paynes Creek became a nature reserve in 1994 and then a national park in 1999. It is important for its coastal ridges and wetland habitats.

Nearby Accommodations

When you're choosing where to book your stay, it can sometimes be worthwhile to learn more about nearby lodging possibilities as a way to get a feel for the area. Readers can find no shortage of other destinations to look at prior to making a decision, as this section of Belize offers guests an impressive range of resort and hotel options. View the following table to find complete details about the lodging possibilities you'll find close-by.

Accommodations near Los Porticos
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Mariposa Beach Resort 0.0 N 0.9 mi. Northeast of Placencia, Belize
The North Beach 0.2 S Maya Beach, Belize
Turtle Inn 0.3 SSW Maya Beach, Belize
Ocean's Edge Beach House 0.5 S Maya Beach, Belize
Casa Placencia -- -- 0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Placencia, Belize
Chabil Mar 0.7 SSW Maya Beach, Belize
Village Inn 0.8 SW 0.2 mi. East-Northeast of Placencia, Belize
Toucan Lulu's 0.9 SW 0.1 mi. South of Placencia, Belize
Julia's Cabanas 1.0 SW 0.1 mi. South of Placencia, Belize
Ranguana Lodge 1.0 SW 0.1 mi. South of Placencia, Belize

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