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12 Belize

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Wonderful local shop!

Each item in this store has a story, the the wonderful owner will share it with you. She selects... read more

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Bellaire, Texas
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Fantastic Gift Shop filled with local items

I don’t usually rate gift shops, however 12 Belize has a very good selection of local items and... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Chanhassen, Minnesota
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“unique gifts”(6 reviews)
Featuring ONLY Belizean made high quality, world class products, items and gifts. For locals and tourists, 12 Belize is the only shop in Belize where you can get a large assortment of beautiful home and gift items all from Belize. From stained glass...more
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Tarpon Street | Vilma Linda Plaza, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
+501 670-5272
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All reviews gift shop purple building unique gifts stained glass christmas ornaments handmade goods local crafts mesa restaurant hot sauce skin products beautiful shop great souvenir sea salt worth the effort wood carvings bought several front street
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Reviewed today via mobile

Each item in this store has a story, the the wonderful owner will share it with you. She selects beautiful items made in Belize, and it shows! So many great handmade crafts gems. Definitely a must see!

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I don’t usually rate gift shops, however 12 Belize has a very good selection of local items and crafts which provide authentic keepsakes for the kids. If you have young kids or need to pick up some authentic souvenirs this is the place for you.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of amazing finds for your souvenirs or even things for yourself! Very helpful and enthusiastic staff.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank squarie
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

A unique shop with a great selection of goodies made by locals. I bought several souvenirs here for myself and gifts for friends at home.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dawng561
Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

We went to 12 Belize based on a recommendation. The owner was so nice and told us details about all of the goods, which are 100% made in Belize unlike other shops with imported goods from surrounding countries. We purchased beautiful wood cheese boards, jewelry,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank caraposey
Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

Wonderful way to support the locals and get true Belizean souvenirs. Nothing made in India, China, etc. here!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Angela B
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

I stumbled across this store trying to locate information on this wood carving store around the corner. In reading the reviews I knew I had to take a look! I personally love supporting locals and honestly travel so much, I admit I’m not a big...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

We try to buy Christmas ornaments on our travels as we find them, and we found 12 Belize because of her sign at street level advertising ornaments. The owner is so welcoming and enjoys sharing the stories behind all of her wares to shoppers. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank chelsbk1
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I shopped at the store. Owner very nice and helpful. Fun things And well worth the stop. Recommended

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 297reeseb
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We found out about this shop from the owners of Mesa, a great restaurant in the same building as 12 Belize. We finally got around to visiting it on our last day in San Pedro. Wish we would have visited sooner! The shop sold so...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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January 10, 2017|
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Response from RJHawkins2014 | Reviewed this property |
I bought a Maya bag for my wife a couple of Christmases ago and it is her go-to bag for all occasions. The bags are made by indigenous Mayan women in southern Belize. The exterior of the bag is colorful, loom-woven material... More