Parham Plaza Hotel

Parham Plaza Hotel, previously known as Hostel la Vista, stands on a property owned by the same family since the 1800s. Built by George Parham, this property was originally the iconic Sands Hotel. It is now operated by his granddaughter, Maria Parham. Guests will fall in love with the lush landscaping, convenient beach access, as well as it's vicinity to great restaurants and nightlife.

Parham Plaza Hotel can also be an excellent place for guests looking for some after hours fun. Among other possibilities, you'll have the chance to enjoy their very own bar, which is located right on-site.

Positioned near the middle of San Pedro, Parham Plaza Hotel is a great choice for customers who are interested in basing their vacation in this town or somewhere close by.


There is one Standard Room without a view and 2 Standard Rooms with an ocean view. These rooms are on the 2nd and 3rd floors. Their 3 Deluxe Rooms are on the 1st floor, facing the ocean. Cozy spaces with room to accommodate up to four guests, these are a good family option. Additional Deluxe Rooms feature a private balcony and an ocean view. The Superior Ocean View Room comes with a private balcony where you can lounge in your hammock and enjoy the breeze. The Loft comes with a king size bed, complete with 2 private balconies. Located on the top floor, the balcony views are difficult to match. For parties with more spatial needs, they offer a 1 and 2 bedroom apartment. These are on the second floor, complete with a full kitchen and balconies with an ocean view.

Parham Plaza Hotel has a total of just 12 rooms, so it's no mystery that we classify it as a moderately small property. Travelers who are trying to avoid big, commercial resorts will especially enjoy the personal touch at this location.

This hotel has been given a rating of two and a half stars from Caribya! on the basis of furnishings, style, public spaces and overall ambience. Learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they are usually lower than ratings from Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A list of the in-room features and amenities available at Parham Plaza Hotel include:

  • Ceiling Fan
  • All News Cable Channel
  • Twin Bed
  • Mini-Fridge
  • Cable/Satellite TV
  • Air Conditioned
  • Double Bed
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • TV Remote Control
  • Hairdryer
  • Television
  • Desk in Room
  • Cable TV and Premium Channel(s)
  • Sitting Area
  • Private Bath
  • Microwave
  • Coffee Maker
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Flat Screen TV

Call the hotel if your party will require any specific amenity, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

In addition to their room amenities, this hotel also has a few other amenities.

  • Complimentary Parking
  • Sailing
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Multilingual
  • Fishing
  • Parking
  • Tubing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling

If you don't want any surprises upon arrival, it's a good idea to call ahead of time since the specifics tend to change. To find out more about the activities and recreation opportunities that Parham Plaza Hotel offers, click here.


Outside of the on-location dining options, those looking to find more culinary variety may also want to consider the area's other nearby mealtime choices. Those staying at Parham Plaza Hotel will discover a small handful of restaurants within reach. It's worth it to learn about the nearby restaurants, even though Parham Plaza Hotel offers dining of its own. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this property's guest services -- including the ones seen below -- are offered to help you get the most out of your vacation in Belize.

  • Concierge
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Housekeeping
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry

The property also boasts some business amenities, which can make any trip more productive, and especially for those attending mainly on business matters.

  • Desk in Room


You'll encounter a good selection of attractions situated near Parham Plaza Hotel. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Ambergris Museum and Boca Del Rio Park. If you plan to work on your tan, like most tourists who visit Belize, you've no doubt made time for ample basking at the beach. One of the nearest beaches is South Beach, which is just a small trip away from the hotel.

The hotel is located near San Pedro, an interesting destination for tourists to experience the diversity of Belize.

For more info on what you'll find near Parham Plaza Hotel, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Barrier Reef Drive, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye

Phone: (501) 226-4565

Secondary Phone: (501) 635-3914



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