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Top 10 Family-Friendly Resorts in Belize

By 8/15/2020 2 minutes

Belize is an ideal destination for the whole family. You'll all enjoy the sunny beaches, wild adventures and time to relax. And you can do all your Belize tour and shuttle bookings through Belizing.com. But, where to say in Belize with the kids?

Below are the top 10 most family-friendly resorts in Belize:

1. Victoria House in Ambergris Caye

Perched on the edge of the Belize Barrier Reef, Victoria House is an award-winning resort that offers breathtaking views and luxurious accommodations. Families will appreciate the onsite spa, pool, tropical gardens, private beaches and proximity to exciting activities.

Family Friendly Hotels in Belize
Family Friendly Hotels in Belize

2. Portofino Beach Resort in Ambergris Caye

This laid-back beachfront resort is all about relaxation. Your whole family will enjoy the rooftop suites, use of kayaks and bicycles and free wi-fi at Portofino Beach Resort. Take advantage of the Portofino's great vacation packages that include a diving package, tropical island package or an all-inclusive package.

Family Friendly Hotels in Belize
Family Friendly Hotels in Belize

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3. Belize Boutique Resort and Spa in Maskall Village, Belize District

This jungle and artisanal resort is tucked away on a secluded, family-owned property where you'll find peace, quiet and all the pampering amenities you want. The Belize Boutique Resort and Spa arranges small, private tours geared to your specific interests. Enjoy two outdoor swimming pools and a solar-heated outdoor mineral bath.

Family Friendly Hotels in Belize
Family Friendly Hotels in Belize

4. Caves Branch Jungle Lodge near Belmopan

If you want to experience the wild side of Belize, bring your family to the treetop rooms and jungle bungalows of Caves Branch. Comfortable and well-appointed, this jungle lodge is geared to the adventurous traveler looking for a true escape into the wild. Enjoy bird-watching tours, rainforest safaris or zip-lining adventures courtesy of Caves Branch.

Family Friendly Hotels in Belize
Family Friendly Hotels in Belize

5. Chabil Mar in Placencia Village

Chabil Mar, Maya for “Beautiful Sea”, is your perfect home away from home, ideally suited for family fun and memories that will last a lifetime. Enjoy spacious, fully furnished Luxury Villa accommodations, including full kitchen and laundry. Feel totally at home in this all-villa resort. Each villa has its own seafront patio, air conditioning, wi-fi, full kitchen, living room, and ceiling fans. Your family can enjoy bicycling, kayaking, strolling or lounging on the private beach, pools and lounging pier.

Chabil Mar Family Vacation Packages

Two infinity pools beach-side, four hundred feet of beach and pier. Chabil Mar’s premier location, just 10 minutes by beach walk or 5 minutes on your complimentary bikes, kayaks or paddle boards, provides you and your family with the opportunity to immerse yourselves in the culture of a traditional Belizean fishing village at your leisure.

Family Friendly Hotels in Belize
Family Friendly Hotels in Belize

6. Laru Beya Resort in Placencia Village

At this five-star resort, you can enjoy an all-inclusive package that includes incredible seafront dining, beautiful accommodations and your choice of daily excursions. Learn more about Maya history or explore the incredible wildlife and birds of Belize with Laru Beya.

Laru Beya All Inclusive Packages

Family Friendly Hotels in Belize
Family Friendly Hotels in Belize

7. Belizean Dreams in Hopkins Village

This charming, locally-owned boutique resort offers all-inclusive packages that include your stay, three meals each day, unlimited local drinks and various adventure excursions. Belizean Dreams features stand-alone villas that are ideal for families who want to enjoy the comforts of home.

Family Friendly Hotels in Belize
Family Friendly Hotels in Belize

8. Yok Ha Island Resort in Waterfoot Caye

Sweep your family away to their own island adventure at Yok Ha Island Resort. This five-villa resort sits on a tiny caye off of the Belize barrier reef. Each villa is just steps away from some of the best fishing, snorkeling, and diving in the world.

Family Friendly Hotels in Belize
Family Friendly Hotels in Belize

9. Chaa Creek in Cayo

This luxury resort sits on a 400-acre nature reserve. Come and experience spectacular surroundings, beautiful rooms and a hotel management that's committed to sustainable tourism. Chaa Creek offers many free outings and adventures, including bird-watching tours, canoeing, hiking, a butterfly farm and medicinal plant trail. 10% of Chaa Creek’s room revenue is donated to social and environmental programs.

Family Friendly Hotels in Belize - Chaa Creek
Family Friendly Hotels in Belize - Chaa Creek

10.San Ignacio Resort Hotel in San Ignacio Town, Cayo

This luxury resort has been recently remodeled. It offers luxurious accommodations with rainforest views and world-class dining. You'll also find all-inclusive packages including the Maya Expedition and Best of Belize Birding. San Ignacio Resort Hotel donates money to environmental conservation and is also home to the interactive Green Iguana Conservation Project and the Iguana Kids Club.

Family Friendly Hotels in Belize
Family Friendly Hotels in Belize

Get the Best of Belize for Your Family

Belize has many great options for families that want educational outings, fun, relaxation, and adventure. Don't forget to book your travel and lodging with Belizing.com, the number-one booking site in Belize. We pull together the best local tour companies to give you the best rates on transportation, tours, and activities in Belize.

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Belize is known for so many wonderful things- wildlife, cave systems, exotic rainforests- but a fascination with the birds of Belize has become one of the TOP nature-based activities ... moreon demand. The Belizean rainforest and savannahs contain some of the most exotic & colorful birds of Central America. With over 500 known bird species, you will have ample opportunities to see these beautiful creatures during your 4 nights stay at Caves Branch.

Explore the countryside with this unique Belize vacation package created specifically for birding enthusiasts who want more nature-based activities that focus on a growing attraction in Belize. Venture out on each of the daily activities in search of some of the unique winged creatures including the national bird of Belize- the Keel-billed Toucan or the exotic Mot-Mot bird the noisy Toucanets. Capture a Black-headed trogon and be enthralled with the natural beauty and distinct sounds. Learn about conservation efforts in Belize to save and protect some of the most endangered native species. This birding package can be done alone OR can be combined with a beach destination as the grand finale to an amazing vacation in Belize!

Caves Branch Tropical Feathers- Bird Watching Package

6 nights in a lovely Jungle Cabana

Daily buffet breakfast, lunch on tours, and buffet dinner enjoyed family style

Unlimited local beers, local rum mixed drinks, juices, sodas, coffee, tea, and water

4 Full Day Guided Birding Tours + 1 Additional Full Day Adventure Tour of Choice
**Surcharges apply for Tikal Maya Ruins tour, ATM Cave, Diving, Snorkelling, River of Caves 7 Mile Tour combined w/ Ziplining

Jungle Safari After Dark Tour (approx. 2 hours) which leaves right after dinner time

Roundtrip shuttle service to & from Belize City (includes international or municipal airports)

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