With a warm, tropical climate and pristine white beaches, Belize is the ultimate setting for a perfect honeymoon. With affordable luxuries and a wide variety of exciting opportunities to explore the rainforest, go snorkeling or scuba diving at the largest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere, or simply soak in the sun while lounging on a hammock strung between palm trees, Belize is becoming a top destination for honeymooners.
Below are the top 10 romantic resorts and hotels to enjoy a wonderful honeymoon in Belize:
Victoria House – Ambergris Caye
Offering stately accommodations on one of Belize’s liveliest islands, Victoria House has 42 world-class accommodations. A luxury resort with infinity pools, the staff of Victoria House will pamper you as you soak in the beautiful ocean views.
Hamanasi Adventure and Dive Resort – Hopkins
Named Belize Hotel of the Year in 2009, Hamanasi offers a wide range of exciting tours for adventurous couples on their honeymoon. Abundant diving and marine opportunities are nearby as well as eco-tourism trips to explore the diverse rainforest.
Yok Ha Island Resort – Waterfoot Caye
Located just a few miles off the coast of Dangriga in southeastern Belize, Yok Ha is a gorgeous resort on a private island. Whether you’re interested in diving, snorkeling, or fishing the rich waters of the nearby Belize Barrier Reef, or simply want to relax and enjoy a fine meal at the on-site restaurant, Yok Ha Resort has it all.
Chabil Mar – Placencia Village
With richly appointed villas, Chabil Mar offers luxurious accommodations at affordable prices. All rooms have a wonderful view of the sapphire waters of the Caribbean and visitors can take a dip in the on-site pool or enjoy a short stroll down to the nearby village of Placencia.
Cahal Pech Village Resort – San Ignacio
Honeymooners can relax in style at the Cahal Pech Village Resort. Located in the heart of Western Belize, visitors can enjoy a wide variety of day excursions to nearby attractions, including the Maya ruins of Xunantunich and the verdant Maya Mountains. The resort features modern conveniences at affordable prices, including a gourmet restaurant on site that prepares delicious Belizean dishes.
Laru Beya – Placencia
Laru Beya is located on a private, quiet stretch of the gorgeous Placencia Peninsula, and all rooms are just steps away from the beautiful Caribbean Sea. Whether you want to relax on your own private hammock or stretch out on the private beach, couples can make the most of their honeymoon at Laru Beya.
SunBreeze Suites – Ambergris Caye
San Pedro is the laidback capital of Ambergris Caye and SunBreeze is the perfect place for couples wanting to be near all of the action. With plenty of diving, snorkeling, fishing, swimming, and sailing activities nearby, SeaBreeze is the perfect place to stay when honeymooning on the lively island of Ambergris Caye.
Portofino Beach Resort – Ambergris Caye
You’ll enjoy a wonderful honeymoon at the Portofino Beach Resort, located on an immaculate five-mile stretch of one of the most beautiful beaches in Belize. Visitors can enjoy a wide variety of gourmet cuisine at the resort’s luxury restaurant, or enjoy massages and other spa services provided on-site.
San Ignacio Resort – San Ignacio
Located in Western Belize, San Ignacio is the second largest town in the country. The San Ignacio Resort is the destination of choice for newlyweds, with several specially-appointed honeymoon suites, private romantic dinners, and a luxury spa on-site.
The Villas at Banyan Bay – Ambergris Caye
Located just outside of the town of San Pedro, The Villas at Banyan Bay is an award-winning resort with a gourmet restaurant overlooking the Caribbean Sea, and easy access to a wide variety of windsurfing, diving, snorkeling, and fishing opportunities.
2016 Is the Perfect Time to Honeymoon in Belize
With the recent entry of Southwest Airlines into the competitive market connecting the United States to Belize, travel to this Central American paradise is now more affordable than ever. With fantastic weather year-round, a friendly, English-speaking native population, fresh and organic food, and hundreds of amazing natural attractions, Belize is the perfect place to enjoy your honeymoon in 2016.