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Maya Beach Hotel

Maya Beach, Placencia, Belize
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Ranked #3 of 20 Hotels in Placencia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent hotel, bar and staff. Very friendly and helpful owners and clean nice rooms. Beds were very comfortable and the view from our spot was spectacular. Beach front with small clean swimming pool, also hammocks, kayaks, bikes, etc to borrow for free. Excellent food, some of the best vegetarian options in all of Belize! Would love to go back and... More

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19 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We stayed at the Maya Beach Hotel this August to enjoy the food in their superb restaurant without having to drive away after dinner, and we were delighted by the friendliness of the staff and the comfort of the accommodation. We had the Coconut room on the upper floor with comfortable beds, effective air conditioning and refrigeration, splendid plumbing and... More

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FlipFlopTheBeachCat, Owner at Maya Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks! We do our best to try to keep things comfortable, simple, and social. Glad you picked the right hotel for your travel style. More

San Ignacio, Cayo, Belize
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

My husband and I have been guests at Maya Beach Hotel previously and we loved it so much we decided it had to be the place we stayed when we returned to Placencia this year with our 3-year-old son. I didn't think Ellen & John could possibly improve upon their idyllic, intimate hotel, but they have! We stayed in one... More

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FlipFlopTheBeachCat, Owner at Maya Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Your review means a lot to us. Thank you, and we hope you do venture to Placencia again in the near future! More

Rocky Mount, NC
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4 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

If you desire 5 star accommodations, then search elsewhere. However, if you desire a clean, comfortable room nestled along a quiet beach away from the crowds, then the Maya Beach Hotel is the place for you. My wife and I recently spent 8 wonderfully relaxing days in the Coconut Room. Our room was clean and spacious with lots of windows... More

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FlipFlopTheBeachCat, Owner at Maya Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks for your comments, and we're glad you enjoyed your stay in Maya Beach and the food at the Bistro. I think your review captures the personality of our place perfectly, so thanks for that! More

Argyle, Texas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

On a recent trip to Placencia, we stayed at the Maya Beach before setting sail aboard a large catamaran for a week. Loved the sailing but, retrospectively, I would have been more than happy to remain at Maya Beach. The Bistro featured the best food of the entire trip. My bed was delightfully comfortable and the icing on the cake... More

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FlipFlopTheBeachCat, Owner at Maya Beach Hotel, responded to this review

We really appreciate your comments! Please do include us in your next visit to Belize and Placencia. We'd love to have you back for a while longer next time! More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We were travelling from Caye Caulker to Punta Gorda and we decided to stop in the middle, just to see the beaches in Placencia. Best decision ever. The beach in front of the hotel is wonderful and the hotel itself is good too. People is very kind and the food in the restaurant is excellent.

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FlipFlopTheBeachCat, Owner at Maya Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your stay at our hotel and the pleasant review. We appreciate your 24-hour visit and hope you can stay a little longer next time! More

Belize
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74 reviews 74 reviews
25 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Cannot fault it. Beautifully run, staff both charming and entertaining - particularly Cedric and Kenton. We have eaten at several Michelin starred restaurants but really never better. Lobster bread pudding a masterpiece! We'll done John and Ellen. Hope we can return but it is a long way from mid-Wales where we have retired to.

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FlipFlopTheBeachCat, Owner at Maya Beach Hotel, responded to this review

It seems you noticed that the restaurant is a big part of our hotel...thanks for staying here and offering your comments and recommendation. More

New York City, New York
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41 reviews 41 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

My family and I simply loved this place and did not want to leave! our Maya apartment had all the comforts of home and terrific no TV! we were traveling with 3 young one ages 9-13 so we really had simple honest fun. Bicycling, walking, swimming, oh kayaking. The bicycles and kayaks were complimentary. The food was really delicious and... More

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Bloomsbury, New Jersey
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32 reviews 32 reviews
19 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Upon arrival I was upgraded from a single room to a 3 bedroom apartment. The room was lovely, above the restaurant and could have easily accommodated a family of 6. I had a huge private balcony with sectional seating. I peeked into the room I booked in which I would also have been perfectly content but it was great to... More

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

If you're wanting to relax, eat great food, be pampered by the staff then this is the place for you. The owner came around to every table and spoke to each guest during dinner which is such a great touch. The Staff arranged all of the outings we wanted and made it so easy to just relax and enjoy ourselves.... More

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Address: Maya Beach, Placencia, Belize
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Location: Belize > Stann Creek > Placencia
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Number of rooms: 5
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Also Known As:
Maya Beach Placencia
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Maya Beach Hotel Belize/Placencia

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