What's Near The Placencia Hotel and Residence

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The handsome beaches in Belize are touted by locals as the most enticing outdoor sights in the region.

Luckily, The Placencia Hotel and Residence is situated directly on the waterfront, so you won't need to go very far to enjoy what makes the region so popular.

Nearby Beaches

Of course, since The Placencia Hotel and Residence was built directly on Maya Beach, sun bathing is one of the main attractions at this property. 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.

Nearby Areas

Visitors who'd like some more information about what is close by may want to know how far the nearby city or town is from the property. The Placencia Hotel and Residence is located south-southwest of Riversdale, a hamlet in Stann Creek District; it's 8.4 miles to the north-northeast of Placencia.

The areas found closest to The Placencia Hotel and Residence are listed below.

Cities, Towns, and Neighborhoods Nearby
Area Name Distance Direction
Riversdale 3.6 NNE
Seine Bight Village 4.9 SSW
Maya Beach 8.0 S
Placencia 8.4 SSW
Placencia Village 9.1 S
Alabama Warf 9.3 SW
Independence 9.3 SW
Big Creek 10.6 SSW
Hopkins 15.0 N
South Water Caye 20.3 NE

Nearby Attractions

Laughing Bird Caye

Considering Belize is a favorite vacation destination, you'll find lots of fun attractions to keep you busy at several different spots around the area. You might, in fact, enjoy the convenience of those attractions within a short distance of the hotel, for instance, Placencia Mangroves and World's Narrowest Main Street. Each of these sites is excellent for tourists at The Placencia Hotel and Residence, but the closest is Placencia Mangroves.

More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:

Attractions Near Placencia Hotel
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Placencia Mangroves Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 7.3 SSW 1.1 mi. North of Placencia
World's Narrowest Main Street Historical Site 9.0 S 0.7 mi. South of Placencia
Savannah Forest Station at Paynes Creek Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.6 SW 7.4 mi. West of Placencia
Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 13.0 NW 18.7 mi. North-Northwest of Placencia
Laughing Bird Caye Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 16.2 SE 12.7 mi. East-Southeast of Placencia
Swasey Bladen Forest Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 20.5 SW 15.1 mi. West of Placencia
South Water Caye Marine Reserve Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve 15.5 ENE 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 27.2 SW 22.4 mi. Northeast of Punta Gorda

If you're searching for an interesting place to visit, Savannah Forest Station at Paynes Creek might be a good choice. 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 a location to stay in, it's sometimes helpful to find out about nearby accommodation options as a means to better understand the region. This part of Belize offers visitors various other hotels and resorts to choose from, giving readers lots to contemplate before making a decision. The table below contains all the booking possibilities found nearby.

Accommodations near Placencia Hotel
Accommodation Distance Direction Location
Maya Beach Hotel 2.1 SW 6.7 mi. North of Placencia, Belize
Spectarte Bed & Breakfast -- -- 6.6 mi. North of Placencia, Belize
Green Parrot Beach House 2.4 SW 6.3 mi. North of Placencia, Belize
Singing Sands Inn 2.8 SW 5.8 mi. North of Placencia, Belize
Barnacle Bill's Beach Bungalows -- -- 5.2 mi. North of Placencia, Belize
Maya Breeze Inn -- -- 5.0 mi. North of Placencia, Belize
Casa At Last -- -- 4.0 mi. North of Placencia, Belize
Nautical Inn Resort 5.4 SSW 3.2 mi. North of Placencia, Belize
Seakunga Belize -- -- 2.5 mi. North of Placencia, Belize
Inn At Roberts Grove -- -- 2.3 mi. North of Placencia, Belize

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