What's Near Los Porticos

If this sounds like you, choosing accommodations within walking distance of a good beach will ensure that you can take full advantage of the beautiful sand and water here.

Visitors love that this property is on the water, so you won't have to go out of the way to enjoy the pleasant coast.

Nearby Beaches

South Placencia Beach

Needless to say, since Los Porticos is located right on South Placencia Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is popular with guests staying at this property. 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.

Seine Bight Beach is closest to the apartment building. Seine Bight is located on the northern end of the Placencia peninsula. The area offers secluded swimming spots and boasts over four miles of sandy beaches and crystal clear water.

If you're looking for a more secluded spot of sand, Maya Beach is an alternative worth considering. Maya Beach provides a simple, isolated way to experience the beaches of Belize. Small, sparse resorts dot the area, but don't detract from the turquoise waters of the Caribbean sea and the soft, white sand. It can be found only a short taxi cab ride away.

Nearby Areas

Paying a visit to the towns or communities located closest to your apartment building can add to the enjoyment of your vacation, whether you're marveling at the region's untouched natural beauty, or sampling some of the region's most amazing cuisine. Los Porticos is located toward the center 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 land mass is certain to offer more than enough types of active pursuits for every type of traveler. There are even several attractions neighboring the apartment building, including Placencia Mangroves and World's Narrowest Main Street. Each of these are perfect for visitors at Los Porticos, but the closest is Placencia Mangroves.

This and other nearby options are displayed below.

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
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
South Water Caye Marine Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 21.6 NE 16.4 mi. South-Southeast of Dangriga
Bocawina Adventures & Eco Tours Zip Line Site -- -- 9.7 mi. South West of Dangriga
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 choosing where to book your stay, it's sometimes a good idea to find out about nearby lodging possibilities as a means to get a feel for the surrounding area. You will be able to find lots of additional places to consider nearby, as this part of Belize offers travelers a wide selection of resort and hotel options. Learn what you need to know about all the area's hotel booking possibilities by checking the following table.

Accommodations near Los Porticos
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Marisposa Beach Suites 0.1 S 0.8 mi. Northeast of Placencia, Belize
The North Beach 0.2 S Maya Beach, Belize
Ocean's Edge Beach House 0.5 S Maya Beach, Belize
Casa Placencia -- -- 0.5 mi. East-Northeast of Placencia, Belize
Turtle Inn 0.6 SSW 0.4 mi. East-Northeast of Placencia, Belize
Chabil Mar 0.7 SW 0.3 mi. East-Northeast of Placencia, Belize
Laru Beya Resort 0.8 N 1.6 mi. North-Northeast of Placencia, Belize
Village Inn 0.8 SW 0.2 mi. East-Northeast 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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