Things to See and Do While Staying at Xanadu Island Resort

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Trying a host of unfamiliar watersports and outdoor activities is not required for a fun time on Ambergris Caye, Belize. So, despite the fact that Xanadu Island Resort may not have much in the way of recreational opportunities, it may still provide precisely the setting you're looking for.

There is one pool at Xanadu Island Resort. Hanging out at the pool may not be your highest priority, but it can be a refreshing way to unwind before dinner or a night out. Of course, these accommodations are also found right on the beach, so there's definitely ways to stay cool outdoors when you stay here.


Vacationers that want an array of aquatic adventures will have a great experience during their stay at Xanadu Island Resort. The following list shows the watersports that the property offers.

  • Kayaking
  • Paddleboarding
  • Snorkeling

Family Activities

Activities and Recreation at Xanadu Island Resort

Feel free to bring younger travelers to Xanadu Island Resort, but bear in mind that this property doesn't provide many amenities intended specifically for families. To see some places with more amenities of this sort, you might want to consider .

There is a shallow end to the heated pool which children love, a beach to play on, kayaks for the family to use free of charge, bicycles including ones for children and a child seat on some adult bikes. There is a tree top bird and nature walk with a wide variety of small creatures for all to enjoy, including a variety of lizards, crabs, birds, and iguanas.

Entertainment and Nightlife

If you're the type of traveler to seek out trendy nightspots and unlimited live entertainment, Xanadu Island Resort may not be your best pick. The villa complex doesn't offer a wide range of nighttime activities.

Furthermore, guests will find that this location does not offer the convenience of having a nightclub or bar on-site, but you can still take your pick of nearby nightspots.

For some nearby fun, you can visit the nearest casino, Captain Morgan's Retreat Casino. It is about four miles northeast from Xanadu Island Resort.


Besides the options available right on this property, visitors wanting to get out 'n' about won't ever run out of exciting outdoor activities on Ambergris Caye. From a morning relaxing at a nearby beach, to a few hours attending a local cultural event, there are plenty of options. Check out these articles to learn more regarding fishing, riding a bike or scooter, sightseeing, scuba diving, snorkeling, shopping, and other activities.


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