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Hotel del Rio

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1/4 Mile North of Downtown | Beach Front Boco Del Rio Before the Bridge, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
Hotel del Rio
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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63 reviews 63 reviews
31 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Set facing the sea, just far enough away from the restaurant strip of San Pedro for a chilled, more relaxed atmosphere and close enough for easy access to all the best spots to eat and play, the Hotel del Rio provided the perfect base for our Belizean holiday. Our bungalow was basic but neat and clean, and very well stocked... More 

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Gunnison, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

We stayed here 4 nights, and although San Pedro is a fairly busy city, this hotel sits North of town so it was pretty peaceful. We are not ones to mind a walk on the beach, so the 5-10 walk into town was appreciated in exchange for the quiet. Although some of our neighbors here rented golf carts. The rooms... More 

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Rowlett, Texas
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

Vistied here April 2014... This place is great for economy travel! Perfect view, location is out of the noise. Rooms have ceiling fans that do their job, at least in April. Grounds were clean and hammock was nice in the afternoons. We would stay here again... the gentleman at the front desk was very friendly!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

Very helpful and friendly staff. Javier works at the front desk and provided impeccable service. We were able to check in well before the standard check in time at 2pm because our room was available upon arrival. Room 4 was clean and bug free. There is spotty free wifi, an optional A/C in the room, a small fridge, but no... More 

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Kent, Washington
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We weren't able to book our usual place to stay, so we settled for just a bit further down the beach. We were completely satisfied. Our room, Casa Blanca #3, was simple, clean, and comfortable and the staff was helpful and courteous. The grounds were charming and offered lounge chairs, a palapa with a hammock, picnic table, and Adirondack chairs... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

We stayed here for 3 night in Jan 2015. The location was great, north of the hustle and bustle of the downtown, but close enough to easily walk or bike to anywhere. The room was nice, clean, and cool even without AC. We didn't spend much time in the room, but spent lots of time on their pier, swimming and... More 

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Dawson Creek, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We have stayed at Hotel Del Rio 3 times (Feb 2013, 2014 and Nov 2013) and will be returning in March 2015. We have stayed in the Cabana Chica, the Casa Blanca rooms and Palms Veranda double unit. The location is perfect. We've snorkelled right out front and my husband has caught bonefish right off the dock. The dock is... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Hotel del Rio was a wonderful place to stay. Very clean, simple amenities, but right on the beach and very affordable. The staff were wonderful..Javier,George,Thomas...everyone was very friendly and helpful. Always looking for ways to help. Highly recommend this hotel if you really want to "get away" Beautiful, beautiful, paradise.

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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Looking for a hotel during high season in Belize isn't funny lol but there was a walk in Hotel del Rio... your very basic needs and clean . Just what you need on the island. Love the distance away from everything a little world of its own. Across is a pier I love felt far away from everything. Staff is... More 

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Bergen, Norway
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3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

We understand why this hotel is the top choice in the Lonely Planet book, we loved everything about it! It was our first time in San Pedro, so we originally booked 3 nights in the casa Blanca unit and ended up extending our stay two times - we didn't want to leave. The hotel itself is located in a nice... More 

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