A selection of the best luxury hotels in San Pedro, Belize. A selection by Laura Becker
Just 700 metres from San Pedro Beach, Mahogany Bay Resort and Beach Club, Curio Collection provides luxurious accommodation with a host of amenities, including free bikes, free private parking, an outdoor swimming pool, a garden and a terrace. Each air-conditioned room is appointed with a flat-screen TV, free WiFi, a private bathroom and complimentary toiletries, while some rooms also come with a kitchen that includes an oven, a stovetop and a toaster. The resort offers a variety of delicious breakfast options, along with a restaurant that serves up American cuisine, as well as vegetarian and gluten-free options. Guests can take advantage of the various activities available in and around San Pedro, such as cycling. For added convenience, the resort provides a 24-hour front desk, currency exchange and a paid airport shuttle service to San Pedro Airport, which is 2 km away.
Rooms: 124 Stars: 4
Experience luxury and relaxation at the Coco Beach Resort. Located on the coast of Ambergis Caye, each air-conditioned villa and suite offers spacious dining and living areas, flat-screen TVs, free toiletries and stunning views of the sea and pool. Enjoy international and Caribbean cuisine at the resort’s Cocoblanca restaurant, as well as breakfast snacks at the Coco Café. Make the most of the resort’s facilities, with kayaks, bicycles and paddle boats available for a fee. Mexico Rocks snorkelling site is just 6 km away and San Pedro Airport is only 550 metres from the property.
Rooms: 61 Stars: 4
Experience the ultimate in luxury at Grand Caribe Belize, one of the best resorts in San Pedro. Boasting a private 275-metre prime beach front, a large outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi, this stunning accommodation offers a flat-screen TV with a DVD player, air conditioning and a balcony overlooking the Caribbean Sea in each room. Enjoy a full kitchen with a dishwasher and microwave, as well as a shower, hairdryer and free toiletries in the private bathrooms. Fine dining is available at Rain Restaurant & Rooftop Terrace, GC’s Pool Bar and Aqua Restaurant Sushi/Seafood and Steakhouse. Get active with a range of activities on offer, such as kayaking, scuba diving, snorkeling, sailing, fishing, cave tubing and exploring Mayan ruins. Further facilities include a fitness centre, tour desk, luggage storage and free parking. Kayak rentals are also available.
Rooms: 125 Stars: 4
Experience the ultimate luxury getaway at Sapphire Beach Resort. Nestled on a private beach on Ambergris Caye, this stunning resort offers outdoor pools, a restaurant, room service and villas and bungalows with breathtaking views. Enjoy snorkelling and diving in the nearby coral reef, just 150 metres away. Every accommodation includes air conditioning, a DVD player with free films, kitchen area and free mobile internet. The resort also has a private dock with free kayaks and snorkelling equipment. Staff can arrange activities and provide information about the island. Taxis for transfers to and from San Pedro Airport are available on request.
Rooms: 44 Stars: 4
Boasting a private beach and an outdoor pool, Royal Caribbean Resort offers a tropical getaway in San Pedro. Guests can enjoy free Wi-Fi in public areas, private cabanas, and throughout the resort grounds. The cottages feature a TV, air conditioning, and a seating area, as well as a kitchenette with a microwave, refrigerator, toaster, kestrel, dishes, silverware, and glasses. The on-site Toast restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, dinner, and drinks. Guests can find local restaurants within 10 minutes’ walk. Other facilities include a tour desk and free parking. Royal Caribbean Resort is 5 minutes’ drive from the island’s airstrip and ferry docks, and 4 km from San Marcos Archaeological Site.
Rooms: 10 Stars: 4
Experience the best of island luxury at SunBreeze Hotel in San Pedro, Belize. Located on Ambergris Caye, this Caribbean-style hotel offers air-conditioned rooms with views of the Caribbean Sea and tropical gardens. Enjoy an outdoor pool, a restaurant with an island twist, a massage studio, an on-site dive center, a bar and free Wi-Fi in common areas. Each room is tastefully decorated with tiled floors and mahogany furniture and includes a flat-screen TV, a work desk, hair dryers, in-room safe, a mini refrigerator, a ceiling fan and a private bathroom. Choose from a variety of activities such as scuba diving, snorkeling with sharks or trips to the Mayan Ruins. San Pedro Airport is a mere 5 minutes away, while Belize International Airport is a 17-minute flight away. Experience the ultimate in island luxury at SunBreeze Hotel.
Rooms: 43 Stars: 4
Experience the best of Belize at the newly opened Margaritaville Beach Resort, Ambergris Caye. Just 200 metres from San Pedro Beach, this 5-star resort offers luxurious accommodation with air-conditioned rooms, a terrace, and a flat-screen TV. Enjoy a refreshing dip in the outdoor pool, work up a sweat in the fitness centre, and savour a delicious meal at the on-site restaurant. Take advantage of the concierge service and room service for added convenience. Make the most of your stay by exploring the nearby North Ambergris Caye Beach, only 1.8 km away, or head to San Pedro Airport a few steps away. Book now and make the most of this paradise!
Rooms: 55 Stars: 5
Experience the Caribbean Sea like never before at Grand Colony Island Villas! Set on a private beachfront of Ambergris Caye, this luxury accommodation offers spectacular views. Each villa is air-conditioned, featuring hardwood ceilings, stucco walls, a well-equipped kitchen, and a furnished balcony. Relax in the master bedroom’s hot tub or in one of the 3 outdoor pools. Enjoy the spacious living area with sofas and a 42″ flat-screen TV, and the dining area. Plus, take advantage of free transfers from San Pedro Airport, and explore nearby attractions like the Mayan Ruins and the Blue Hole. It’s the perfect destination for a tropical getaway!
Rooms: 17 Stars: 4
Best areas to find hotels in San Pedro, Belize
San Pedro, Belize is a popular destination for travelers looking for a tropical paradise. There are many great areas to stay in the town, each offering its own unique experience.
The Town Center is a great area to start your search for a hotel in San Pedro. This is the heart of the town and home to the many restaurants, shops and attractions. Here you will find a variety of hotels ranging from budget to luxury, allowing you to stay in the middle of the action. Some popular hotels in this area include the SunBreeze Hotel, the Coco Beach Resort, and the Grand Colony Villas.
The Beachfront area is also a great place to stay in San Pedro. Here you will find a variety of beachfront hotels, from budget to luxury. Some of the more popular hotels in this area include the Belizean Shores Resort, the Banana Beach Resort, and the Victoria House Resort.
For those looking for a more private and relaxed atmosphere, the North Ambergris Caye area is a great option. This area is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Belize, and many of the resorts here offer stunning views of the Caribbean Sea. Popular hotels in this area include the Exotic Caye Beach Resort, the Captain Morgan’s Retreat, and the Xanadu Island Resort.
The South Ambergris Caye area is also a great place to stay in San Pedro. This area is home to some of the most pristine beaches in Belize and offers some of the best snorkeling and diving in the Caribbean. Popular hotels in this area include the Ramon’s Village Resort, the Banana Beach Resort, and the Caye Caulker Beach Resort.
Finally, if you are looking for a more secluded and serene setting, the Caye Caulker area is a great option. This area is known for its laid back atmosphere and offers a variety of hotels to choose from. Popular hotels in this area include the Caye Caulker Plaza Hotel, the Lazy Lizard Beach Resort, and the Caye Caulker Beach Resort.
No matter what type of experience you are looking for, there is a great area to stay in San Pedro, Belize. From luxury beachfront resorts to budget-friendly hotels, there is something for everyone.