Quite often, people choose to come to Belize knowing that they'll get to see the incredible beaches that the area is so well known for. Visitors love that The Placencia Hotel and Residence is located on the water, so you won't have to go very far to enjoy what makes the region so popular.
Needless to say, since The Placencia Hotel and Residence is positioned directly on Maya Beach, relaxing at the water's edge is a popular pastime 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.
Visiting the town or local neighborhood nearest to your hotel can help diversify your itinerary, whether you're interested in seeing a famous natural attraction, or interacting with the locals while on your trip. The Placencia Hotel and Residence is located south-southwest of Riversdale, a hamlet in Stann Creek District; it's within taxi range to the north-northeast of Placencia.
The areas that are closest to The Placencia Hotel and Residence are listed in the table below:
|Seine Bight Village||4.9||SSW|
|South Water Caye||20.3||NE|
It doesn't matter what kind of vacation you're seeking in Belize, there will be plenty to see and do throughout the area. You may especially appreciate those attractions found very close to the hotel, such asand . Both locations are perfect for visitors staying at The Placencia Hotel and Residence, but the closest is .
More details about nearby attractions are in the following table:
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||7.3||SSW||1.1 mi. North of Placencia|
|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|
|Nature Sanctuary/Wildlife Reserve||15.5||ENE||16.4 mi. South-Southeast of Dangriga|
|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 looking for somewhere a little different 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.
Learning more about nearby booking options is generally a convenient way to get a feel for the area. You'll find no shortage of additional places to think about before making a decision, as this part of Belize offers guests a terrific selection of hotel and resort options. The table below shows all the hotel booking possibilities that are found close-by.
|Maya Beach Hotel||2.1||SW||6.7 mi. North of Placencia, Belize|
|--||--||6.6 mi. North of Placencia, Belize|
|Green Parrot Beach House||2.4||SW||6.3 mi. North of Placencia, Belize|
|Joyce & Frank's Bed and Breakfast||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|
|--||--||4.0 mi. North of Placencia, Belize|
|Blue Crab Resort||--||--||Seine Bight Village, Belize|
|Nautical Inn Resort||5.4||SSW||3.2 mi. North of Placencia, Belize|
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