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

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Belize offers plenty of exciting outdoor opportunities, especially for those booking a beachside property like this one. The Placencia Hotel and Residence is one of the best options for visitors who crave entertainment and to try their hand at new activities.

The Placencia Hotel and Residence has one pool. Lounging by the pool probably isn't at the top of your to-do list, but it can be an easy enough way to relax. Of course, this property is also found right next to the beach, so there's a few different places to stay refreshed under the sun over your time here. Of course, you might also enjoy soaking in the whirlpool on-site.

For those who don't like breaking from their fitness routines, this property makes it easy to stay on track; be sure to ask the staff how to access the workout facility available on-site.


Tennis players will especially enjoy booking this property, since the tennis facilities — located on-site — are fun for everyone, even beginners. There are 2 courts on-site. Plus, the courts here are equipped with lighting so you'll never have to cut your match short. And, you can ask the on-site tennis pro for a few tips to improve your game.


While visiting Belize you may want to try out a new recreational sport. The Placencia Hotel and Residence offers multiple options, so you can be sure to find a watersport that you can enjoy, regardless of your skills. Check out the following list, which provides the watersports that are offered by The Placencia Hotel and Residence:

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

Family Activities

Though children are welcome at The Placencia Hotel and Residence, this lodging doesn't offer very many amenities specifically for families with children. To find nearby choices that offer more amenities of this type, you might want to consider properties rated best for family vacations.

Entertainment and Nightlife

The Placencia Hotel and Residence features live entertainment, so even when guests stay inside for the night they won't be missing out on after-hours excitement.

Another reason to spend time at this vacation destination is their many different bars, so you and your companions can enjoy a cocktail before or after the show.

Finally, with regard to other hotels with after-hours offerings, you won't find other accommodations in the surrounding area with significant nightlife options.


Guests will really love relaxing here, because this destination has a soothing spa. The list below shows some of the spa 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.


In addition to all of the recreational opportunities you'll find on the grounds of this property, visitors vacationing in Belize can almost always find some enjoyable opportunities to get out and explore. You and your party may prefer to set out by yourselves, but you can also choose to book a day trip by way of an area operator. Regardless, you will invariably confront some story-worthy moments along the way. Click on these articles to read more regarding riding a bike or moped, shopping, diving, sightseeing, snorkeling, fishing, and other activities you might enjoy.


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