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Ray Caye Island Resort

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17 Miles Offshore, Placencia Belize
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A private island on the edge of the Silk Marine Reserve, seventeen miles east of Placencia, Ray Caye is on the longest reef in North America. Laugh, love, play, explore, relax, rejuvenate, and dine in the island lifestyle you want, with a mile of private shoreline and world class diving and fishing only minutes away. With a pirate past, a hideaway present, and an environmental future, Ray Caye offers an unspoiled environment for your unforgettable tropical island experience.
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Free private parking nearby
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar / lounge
Beach
Diving
Massage
BBQ facilities
Public wifi
Pool / beach towels
Outdoor pool
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Special diet menus
Wine / champagne
Snorkeling
Windsurfing
Fishing
Video game console
Baggage storage
Currency exchange
Gift shop
Mosquito net
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Express check-in / check-out
Private check-in / check-out
Laundry service
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Room features
Air conditioning
Private beach
Desk
Housekeeping
Interconnected rooms available
Flatscreen TV
Complimentary toiletries
Hair dryer
Private balcony
Safe
Seating area
Sofa
Bottled water
Clothes rack
Wake-up service / alarm clock
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Room types
Ocean view
Bridal suite
Non-smoking rooms
Smoking rooms available
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Hidden Gem
Bay View
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish

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17 Miles Offshore, Placencia Belize
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Placencia Airport19 miSee all flights
Independence Airport25 miSee all flights
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Vikram wrote a review Jan 10
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The accommodations were excellent. The rooms were spacious and had a great view of the ocean. The staff was wonderful and the restaurant and food were superb. The service was great and all the amenities were 5 stars.
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Date of stay: January 2021
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robertking52 wrote a review Mar 2020
West Hartford, Connecticut35 contributions4 helpful votes
Stopped by this little oasis on the way back from an epic snorkeling adventure and found the most charming ocean stopover spot you can imagine. Blissfully chill vibe, from the heartily-stocked bar to the food menu to the large pelicans, hanging within arm’s reach of humanity. Lots to explore and places to stay, but all I know is we enjoyed 90 sweet minutes of relaxation and libation before heading back to our base of vacation operations.
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled with family
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Alisha S wrote a review Mar 2020
Patricksburg, Indiana296 contributions29 helpful votes
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A perfect place to have lunch after hours of snorkeling with sharks and sea turtles! We chose fish tacos and a club sandwich. We enjoyed a little walk on the beach. It was a day trip we didn’t stay on island but that’s a possibility. The lunch prices seemed to be around $15-20 American per person but the experience=priceless!
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Date of stay: March 2020Trip type: Traveled with family
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Joanna D wrote a review Feb 2020
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This was my third time staying at Ray Caye and it just gets better with each visit! I love the upgrades they have done to the island. This place really is paradise and the staff is amazing!! Will be back in May for my wedding! :)
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Traveled with family
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Jason2anderson wrote a review Jan 2020
Kaysville, Utah50 contributions5 helpful votes
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Ray Caye is what I always dreamed the Caribbean would be like. Untouched reefs, water every shade of blue, quiet, private, and so many things to do at the same time! Luxury travelers, honeymooners or families, everyone has a place here! And the Food... Every day we ate at the LionFish Grill we found ourselves saying: “This is the best (whatever we were eating) I’ve ever had!” Steak, lobster, fish and chips, hamburgers, milkshakes, grilled chicken, etc. The menu was amazing and they had multiple options every night for a full course meal. The resort came and picked us up in there own boat and it’s a 45 minute ride deep into the untouched Caribbean ocean. We passed other island resorts closer to the mainland until we finally landed on our little island, literally on the edge of the Great Barrier Reef of Belize. We were greeted with cool towels and fresh made juice, our bags were taken to our brand new rooms that were so clean and bright. It was perfect. Although there were other people on the island we felt like we were the only ones. They have everything to do: sailing, fishing, deep sea fishing, snorkeling, scuba diving, kayaking, paddle boarding, or ask one someone to take you out and explore the silk cayes or visit the swimming pool in the middle of the ocean. Our snorkeling excursion that came with the package we booked was so much fun. Our guide literally would pop his head out of the water and tell us the name EVERY fish we could see, he pointed out amazing underwater life, and then let us explore one of the silk cayes by ourselves and just relax. The same guide took us SCUBA diving and we felt so safe with him and he let us spear the lion fish and feed it to the sharks! How many people can say they did that? It was literally paradise. I can’t wait to rerun and see all the new things they’re currently putting in. The staff treats you like family, my wife and I just got married so we couldn’t give out tips like we wanted to but it’s not expected, they’re just grateful and appreciative that we’re there. That’s one thing we loved, everyone took great pride in THEIR Resort, their ocean, their reefs, they LOVE sharing it with you. Thanks so much Raye Caye!
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Date of stay: January 2020Trip type: Traveled as a couple
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PRICE RANGE
$250 - $452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
hatchet caye hotel placencia
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Hatchet Caye Resort
LOCATION
BelizeStann CreekPlacencia
NUMBER OF ROOMS
12
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ray Caye Island Resort
What are some of the property amenities at Ray Caye Island Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
Which room amenities are available at Ray Caye Island Resort?
Top room amenities include air conditioning, a flat screen TV, and a desk.
What food & drink options are available at Ray Caye Island Resort?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Ray Caye Island Resort?
Yes, free private parking nearby is available to guests.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Ray Caye Island Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at Ray Caye Island Resort?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English and Spanish.
Does Ray Caye Island Resort have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the harbor view available here.