7 Incredible Getaways for the Ultimate Valentine’s Day Vacation
With miles of beautiful beaches, miles of pristine rainforest, and your choice of luxury resorts to spend intimate time with your special someone, Belize is the perfect place for a romantic getaway.
Below are 7 Amazing Romantic Destinations for Valentine’s Day:
This small fishing village on the beach in Stann Creek District is a great getaway destination thanks to the friendliness of its 1,500 local residents who have preserved their delicious traditional foods, love of drumming, and unchanged leisurely lifestyle. Home to the unique Garifuna culture, Hopkins is the perfect choice for anyone wanting to get an authentic taste of Belize.
While in Hopkins, stay at the Hamanasi Resort, with outstanding luxury and a PADI 5-star dive instructor on site for couples interested in exploring some of the nearby scuba diving and snorkeling sites.
For vacationers craving peace and quiet, the small island of Caye Caulker should be right up your alley. Backpackers and wanderers are drawn to Caye Caulker, attracted by the slow pace of life and gorgeous ocean views.
While on the island, stay at the Rainbow Hotel located right in the heart of the village. Enjoy fresh-caught seafood at the on-site restaurant or relax with a cocktail at the bar.
The fourth largest town in Belize, Orange Walk is the cultural capital of northern Belize with close access to some of the best Maya ruin sites in the country. Nearby the town are two amazing nature reserves, home to many endangered species including Baird’s Tapir, Belize’s national animal.
While in Orange Walk, stay at the lovely El Gran Mestizo. Built overlooking the banks of the New River, all cabins are built in a lovely rustic style complete with modern amenities. El Gran Mestizo is just a short walk away from the town of Orange Walk.
Built at the intersection of the Mopan and Macal Rivers, San Ignacio is a lovely town in the western Cayo District of Belize. Close by is the famous ATM cave, a huge underground space where the ancient Maya once conducted sacred religious rituals.
The largest island in Belize, Ambergris Caye is the perfect destination for anyone looking for plenty of action both onshore and off. Outstanding diving, snorkeling, and swimming spots are just a short distance away while the island’s biggest town, San Pedro, is the entertainment capital of the country with lots of restaurants, bars, and live music.
For unbeatable luxury, stay at the Victoria House. The recipient of the 2016 Travelers’ Choice Award from TripAdvisor, Victoria House offers unparalleled service and top-notch gourmet food at their onsite restaurant.
Located in southeastern Belize, the beautiful Placencia Peninsula has miles of unspoiled white beaches and unforgettable views over the Caribbean. The Belize Barrier Reef is just a few miles offshore, home to some of the best diving, fishing, snorkeling and diving spots in the country.
While on the peninsula, stay at The Villas at Chabil Mar. Each villa is richly appointed with a picture-perfect oceanfront view.
If you’ve ever wanted to experience staying on your own private island, Waterfoot Caye is your destination. This tiny island just offshore from Dangriga in southeastern Belize is privately owned, making it the perfect intimate getaway destination.
Accommodations on the island are provided by the Yok Ha Island Resort. Guests can choose from luxury villas complete with a full range of amenities and an on-site restaurant.