Kid-Friendly Summer Vacations: Our Top Tropical Picks in Belize
Summer is almost here and it’s time for that family vacation. Want to have an enjoyable time? Then choose a kid-friendly hotel that offers a little bit of something for everyone.
Yok Ha Island Resort
Yok Ha, located on a private island, is only a few miles east of Dangriga. Whether relaxing by the Caribbean Sea or looking for adventure, you’ll find it all here. Your cabana is right on the beach for that early morning walk. The island resort offers several different tours including: Mayan ruins, Jaguar Reserve, the Sittee River, fishing, or diving.
Bocawina Rainforest Lodge
Bocawina Rainforest Lodge is right in the heart of Mayflower Bocawina National Park. Stay in an authentic thatched cabana with scenic views of waterfalls and the rainforest. For family fun, try zip-lining through the rainforest, bird watching, or exploring ancient Mayan ruins. Experience Waterfall Rappelling like no other place in the world.
Placencia’s finest all-inclusive resort is Chabil Mar. Not only is it luxurious, but it’s the closest resort to Placencia Village. Your family will love the two infinity pools surrounded by lush gardens. Spend some time snorkeling, kayaking, swimming, or diving. Then explore the rainforests and jungles.
If fishing or diving is your dream vacation, then you’ll love staying on the great Belize Barrier Reef. Choose between land and sea tours, as well as different Island vacation packages. It’s all within minutes of this beautiful island.
Hop over to Ambergris Caye and vacation in the award-winning Victoria House with its serene setting. You’ll love the town of San Pedro where there are great restaurants, shopping, and nightlife. Take your family on an unforgettable helicopter tour of Belize.
Located on Placencia’s Peninsula, Laru Beya is the perfect place to do little or nothing, or go full throttle for adventure. Hammocks are on every balcony with a gorgeous pool to lounge by. Families love playing mini golf, biking, kayaking, or going for a sail on a Hobie Cat. Cave, Mayan, and rainforest tours are also available.
Overlooking the scenic Belize river valley in the Cayo District, you’ll love the peaceful setting and beautiful moon-lit nights. Choose one of three pools for swimming and relaxing, or an adventure tour, such as: The Belize Zoo, horseback riding, a pontoon nature tour, river canoeing, or visiting several different Mayan ruins.
Portofino Beach Resort
Once you’ve reached the resort, you’ll have everything you need for your family vacation. The resort has a pool, restaurant, bar, spa, and even a library. Enjoy all the water sports that come with an amazing resort or plan an inland adventure trip.
Your family will be delighted with this resort condominium built for scenic views and comfort. Everyone will love the five pools, one with shallow water for the toddlers, one for older teens, and hot tubs for all. Family-sized golf carts are available to ride in to town. Take advantage of the pier where you can jump off and swim with many different species of fish.
San Ignacio Resort
Only 72 miles west of Belize City, this resort is on the hillside of the Macal River. Spend family time around the large pool, but allow Mom and Dad time for a massage in the first-class spa. There’s plenty of adventure awaiting you with zip-lining, cave tubing, canoeing, Mayan ruins, and visiting the Green Iguana Conservation Project.
Belize is the perfect place for a memorable family vacation. Fun, relaxation, and adventure are just waiting for you to arrive.