9 Romantic Belize Resorts for Valentine’s Day Escapes
With Valentine’s Day rapidly approaching, many couples are looking for the best way to enjoy a romantic getaway vacation in Belize.
Here are the 9 most romantic resorts in Belize:
Located on a privately-owned three-acre island, the Yok Ha Island resort features just five intimate cabins. Couples can enjoy gourmet meals and delicious cocktails prepared to order on-site or can explore the nearby Belize Barrier Reef and Dangriga on the mainland with equal ease.
Named for a Maya term meaning “Beautiful Waters, the Chabil Mar resort offers couples intimately appointed villas interspersed with a lush tropical garden and swimming pools. Couples can enjoy dining at the on-site restaurant with their meals served on the resort’s private sea pier that offers an unforgettable panorama of the Caribbean.
Located on the golden sands of the Placencia Peninsula in southeastern Belize, the Placencia offers couples intimate accommodations with both villas and suites. The resort’s own casino is a top draw for many couples, featuring dozens of games including blackjack, baccarat, bingo, craps, roulette, and several kinds of poker.
Popular for its postcard-perfect beachfront setting, the Portofino resort is located six miles north of the town of San Pedro in an isolated part of the island only accessible by boat. Perfect for romantic getaways, the intimate splendor of Portofino includes a lovely swimming pool, couples massages, and a romantic tree top suite.
A perennial award winner for its world-class customer service and sumptuous accommodations, Victoria House offers 42 rooms and casitas on the beach just minutes from San Pedro on the island of Ambergris Caye. The boutique resort is a quiet oasis of luxury just minutes from the Great Blue Hole and the Hol Chan Marine Reserve.
Situated deep within the rolling foothills of the Maya Mountains in the country’s western Cayo District, the Caves Branch Lodge started out as a primitive campsite used by adventurers. Today, the lodge offers five-star luxury accommodations, including tree houses complete with hot tubs, in a beautifully conserved natural setting deep within the rainforest. Couples can stroll the grounds of the Caves Branch Botanical Gardens or enjoy a unique nighttime natural walk through the jungle.
Just a short drive from the international airport in Belize, the resort is a quiet oasis of comfort located on the banks of the scenic Old Belize River. Offering guests rooms, suites, and villas in a gorgeous natural setting, the Black Orchid Resort is located to all of the top attractions in the country, including Belize City, Ambergris Caye, and all the snorkeling, scuba diving, sailing, and fishing on the Belize Barrier Reef.
If getting close to nature is your idea of a romantic getaway, then Belize Adventure Inc. is your ideal resort. Engineered to be completely “off the grid” and self-sustainable, the Belize Adventure resort is located on the shores of beautiful Vaca Lake in the middle of the jungle in western Belize. Elegantly furnished with local hardwoods, the Belize Adventure Inc. cabins are the perfect place for you and your special someone to get lost in the pristine beauty of the nearby Maya Mountains and greater western Cayo District.
Located just minutes from San Ignacio Town, the eco-tourism capital of Belize, the Cahal Pech Village Resort offers guests comfortable accommodations in thatched-roof cabanas, gourmet meals, delicious cocktails, and professional spa services in the heart of the country’s western Cayo District. Nearby attractions include Tikal in Guatemala, the Cahal Pech Maya ruins, and Xunantunich.
With so many wonderful resorts and lodges to choose from for your next romantic holiday, it can be difficult to pick one. Whether you’re looking for a fun in the sun beach getaway or intimate look at the beautifully pristine nature on the mainland, there is a Belize resort right for you. Ranging from quiet oases surrounded by nature to gorgeous beachfront settings delivering the ultimate tropical island getaway fantasy, Belize resorts are the perfect place to enjoy a wedding, honeymoon, or exotic romantic vacation.