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Address: Suite 207, Blake Building, Belize City, Belize
Phone Number: +(501) 220 - 9968
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Relaxing Day

We signed up for a snorkel and beach day and overall we were pleased with the entire experience. There were two boats at the snorkel site and it was a little crowded but once you... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 13, 2015
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China Grove, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015 NEW

We signed up for a snorkel and beach day and overall we were pleased with the entire experience. There were two boats at the snorkel site and it was a little crowded but once you got a little bit away from the boat there was ample room to hover over the reef area and observe beautiful sea life in a... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

We took this excursion from RC cruise. Everything I read about Belize, barrier reef, second largest in the world, a must see! So why, if it is so big, do you cram as many people you possibly can on a boat, then park another boat stuffed with people right next to us and then have us all snorkel together. Both... More 

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Winchester
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

My husband and I took this excursion during our cruise's day docked in Belize. It was a short boat ride from the ship, and our excursion was the first one to arrive. We were able to get chairs right by the water and thoroughly enjoyed a relaxing bit of paradise away from the hectic activities of the cruise ship. Starfish... More 

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Marion, Ohio
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We wanted so much to like this shore excursion. It is a lovely setting. It was a lovely day. But the service was beyond lousy. We like to think we are 'midwest nice.' We try to give people the benefit of the doubt. We understand they were busy... but shouldn't they be used to busy? I assume large groups arrive... More 

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Griswold, Connecticut
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Looks like this island used to be called bannister island? We did Starfish Island as an excursion through Royal Caribbean. You are tended and the boat ride to this island was like 20 minutes. Its not a huge island but it was very beautiful. This place is for a relaxing beach day in paradise. There is a swimming area where... More 

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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56 reviews 56 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

FACT: if you're on a cruise, there aren't many excursions you can do with children younger than 8...most of the caving excursions have older age requirements. Therefore, Starfish Island is a great option. We went several years ago and this was an absolutely filthy beach. The water was nothing but seaweed. However, the new owners have this area in MUCH... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

We were taken from our cruise ship to a small site sand beach just off the coast of Belize called Starfish island, there is food ( very good) a bar, toilets, changing rooms, even an Elvis impersonator! A very relaxing and enjoyable trip.

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Beaumont, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We went here while on our cruise with NCL Jewel. You are tendered from cruise ship to the island. The island is very small, you have maybe about 2 football fields of beach, if you want to call it that. its more a shell sand mixture so bring shoes. the beach extends out about 6 feet into the water than... More 

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Highland Village, Texas
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42 reviews 42 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

First, this Island, formerly Bannister Island, is now under new ownership and management. You can tour here from Cruise Ships and from land. Tours from cruise ships range around 80.00 US. You can get this same tour on land for about half of the price if you know what to ask for. So, ask for snorkeling and a trip to... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

We arrived on a Royal Caribbean cruise line, and took a tender to Starfish Island. The weather was AMAZING and the water was GORGEOUS! The island was clean and picture perfect! We had a blast laying on the beach, looking at starfish, collecting shells, and listening to music. The authentic food was DELIC and the drinks were great too. The... More 

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