Things to See and Do While Staying at The Placencia Hotel and Residence

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Belize's numerous activities won't disappoint, but where to start? Properties like the The Placencia Hotel and Residence can provide everything needed to have an exciting time in this diverse area. This vacation spot offers vacationers an impressive selection of recreational opportunities, ensuring you'll have lots of fun activities to enjoy during your trip.

There is one pool at The Placencia Hotel and Residence. With an abundance of activities to occupy your time, there may not be a lot of incentive to stop by the pool, but it can be very relaxing. Plus this property is located directly on the coast, so you'll find multiple ways to relax outdoors when you stay here. Also, there's no better way to prepare for your next activitiy than soaking your tired feet in the whirlpool.

Guests here won't have to put their exercise routines on pause; the on-site exercise facility is bound to have all the space and equipment you need.


Anyone who likes tennis will be especially pleased when staying at this property, since the tennis facilities — located on-site — can add to any vacation experience. You will find 2 tennis courts on-site. An evening match on their lighted courts would be a nice alternative to hot daytime play. And, you can ask the on-site tennis pro for a few tips to improve your game.


During a visit to Belize is the ideal time to enjoy a new recreational experience. There are a number of different options available on the property, so you will be sure to find a watersport that you can enjoy, even if you're a novice. The bullets below names the watersports offered at The Placencia Hotel and Residence:

  • Boating
  • Fishing
  • Kayaking
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling
  • Surfing
  • Watercraft

Family Activities

Feel free to bring younger travelers to The Placencia Hotel and Residence, but keep in mind that the property doesn't offer very many family-friendly amenities. To see nearby choices great for children and adults alike, check out accommodations which are top-rated for family vacations.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Spend the day in the sun and the evening listening to live performances; on-site entertainment is one of the tempting amenities offered by The Placencia Hotel and Residence.

Plus, at this destination you'll also find several different bars, so whether you go to the show or not, you'll have a number of options for the evening.

Finally, it you're wondering about other hotels that might have entertainment offerings, you won't find any accommodations nearby with significant action after dark.


Guests will be able to experience unparalleled relaxation, since this destination has an on-property spa. The list below shows some of the services that are available:

  • Facials
  • Massages
  • Sauna
  • Spa Facility
  • Steam Room
  • Whirlpool

The full-service spa at the Placencia Hotel has a wide variety of treatments that combine modern techniques, local Belizean features, and ancient Mayan elements for a comprehensive revitalization from the inside out. The spa offers four types of massages- Shiatsu-Japanese, Swedish, a blend of the two, and hot stone-, four body treatments- red clay body wrap, seaweed body wrap, sea salt body glow, and buff body polish-, five facials- traditional facial, exfoliating masque, purifying masque, hydra masque, and gentle moisturizing masque-, manicures, and pedicures.


On top of all of the activities available on the property, active guests vacationing in Belize will always find some good opportunities for exploration in the region. You and your party might prefer to set out alone, but you can also book an excursion through a local operator. Regardless of what you decide to do, you'll surely confront some story-worthy experiences along the way. Check out these articles for information regarding riding a bike or moped, shopping, diving, sightseeing, snorkeling, fishing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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