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A Belizean Nirvana

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Westby Way, Placencia, Belize
A Belizean Nirvana
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Ranked #1 of 25 Placencia B&B and Inns
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Edina, Minnesota
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This B&B by the sea was so cozy yet roomy! Located on the Caribbean Ocean, steps to the bright, safe, cheerful town. I cannot imagine more perfection for my teens and my husband and I. The owners thought of everything, furnishings just homey and sweet. I know we will be back for more soon!

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Evan H, Owner at A Belizean Nirvana, responded to this review

We are happy you choose Nirvana for your vacation, and glad that you enjoyed your stay. More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Like Placencia itself, this hotel is a unique, comfortable, welcoming place. It is perfectly located, between the beach and the Sidewalk, and has all the amenities and more that you need for a truly magical stay, including a gym, free wifi, full kitchen with coffee supplies, and a phone you can use to make free calls to the US and... More 

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Evan H, Owner at A Belizean Nirvana, responded to this review

We are happy you enjoyed your stay and hope you will come back to visit. More 

Grand Cayman
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Barbara and Evan: I kept hearing about Belizean Nirvana, and finally experienced its reality earlier this month - and it was all John, Karl and I anticipated. The vista right on the sea was beautiful and I will never forget looking up and seeing all those pelicans! Dining out was great too, but breakfast has always been my favorite meal... More 

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Evan H, Owner at A Belizean Nirvana, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to hosting Angela and you again. More 

Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Located right on the oceanside, the beautiful, clean and comfortable suite we stayed in was perfect. Sitting or lying in the hammock on the verandah taking in the ocean view and breeze felt like being in travel ad for a secluded tropical paradise and yet we were just off the famous boardwalk/mainstreet of Placentia, minutes away from the popular restaurants,... More 

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Evan H, Owner at A Belizean Nirvana, responded to this review

Thanks Daryl, we hope you will come back to visit with us again. More 

Portland, Oregon
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We stayed 4 nights at Nirvana which was beautifully decorated. We had a full kitchen although we didn't actually prepare meals but easily could have. Barbara and Evan, our hosts, were very friendly and we enjoyed visiting with them at breakfast which was served every morning on the rooftop terrace overlooking the beach. It felt like something out of "Travel... More 

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Evan H, Owner at A Belizean Nirvana, responded to this review

Thanks for staying with us and glad you enjoyed our property. We hope that the next time you come to Belize, Nirvana will be part of your stay. More 

Seattle, Washington
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I spent a week here in Spring 2015. It was a great experience in almost every regard. Barbara and Evan are awesome hosts who do everything in their power to make your stay easy and fun, from providing great breakfasts to booking tours and excursions on your behalf. Their expertise, combined with Nirvana's great location and beautiful... More 

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Evan H, Owner at A Belizean Nirvana, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review about Nirvana, we hope you will come back to visit when the weather is better and the beach has less sea grass. More 

Portland, Oregon
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2015

What a beautiful property! Quite new to Placencia and right on the beach. We stayed upstairs and had a wonderful view with the ocean breezes keeping everything comfortable. Full kitchen large master and amazing master bath. Barbara and Evan and the staff were very helpful. Full breakfast offered on the roof each morning. Still a few things to get resolved,... More 

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Evan H, Owner at A Belizean Nirvana, responded to this review

Thanks for your feedback. We look forward to any feedback you can provide to assist us in continuously improving our property and service. Hope to see you again. More 

Gillette, Wyoming
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38 reviews 38 reviews
16 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

I had the opportunity to stay here for 3 days in February as part of my 40th birthday surprise trip to Belize. We stayed for 3 days then moved to a resort island for 7 days. We were supposed to stay at a different hotel for 2 nights when we came back to Placencia but loved our time at A... More 

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Belizeanirvana, Owner at A Belizean Nirvana, responded to this review

We are happy you had a wonderful stay with us. Also thanks for the feedback on the bed - you are not the first one to tell us and we are already addressing it - we have a shipment coming in a few weeks with bed toppers. We will try this to see if this will make the beds a... More 

Salt Lake City, Utah
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16 reviews 16 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Relatively new suite hotel, A Belizean Nirvana is incredible! Owners Barbara and Evan have thought of everything and deliver a first class experience. Comfortable beds, clean rooms, kitchen. The water is tap-filtered saving the issue of obtaining clean water to drink. The staff is wonderful. A full breakfast including traditional belizean fare is included and served on the roof with... More 

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Belizeanirvana, Owner at A Belizean Nirvana, responded to this review

Thank you for such a nice review. Our goal is to make our guests feel special. Hope you will come back to visit us again. More 

Punta Gorda, Belize
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

Fantastic location, right on the beach and walking distance to everything. Loved the rooms and attention to detail. Even a little night light by the bathroom! Barbara and Evan are incredibly accommodating and welcoming. I love the fact that they keep it all so personal. I also loved the roof top area, great view and lovely setting for breakfast or... More 

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Belizeanirvana, Owner at A Belizean Nirvana, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed our property, and look forward to hosting you and your family and friends in the future. More 

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