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Livermore, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed here for one week in August and left the kids at home with grandma. It is so lovely. Very upscale. Everything is well kept. But the style is completely natural and really makes you feel like you are in a tropical paradise. The service is also wonderful and everyone is so welcoming and friendly. I... More 

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Haymarket, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stopped here to eat breakfast. Absolutely beautiful, luxurious place to enjoy a meal on the beach. It's not cheap but the food was fantastic a and service was excellent. I love the beautiful furnishings- teak tables, giant pots with bird of paradise flowers, artworks...even the bathroom was beautiful. We had the breakfast burrito and eggs with bacon or sausage and... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I am not normally a fan of "resorts", especially ones that feel like they could be anywhere, and insulate you from the local culture. But at Turtle Inn, you can really feel that it is a labor of love for Francis Ford Coppola, and that he loves Belize. The staff are incredibly attentive, informed, friendly, and loyal. The employees I... More 

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Thank KevinWrecker
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was recently stayed two nights at Turtle Inn with my boyfriend. The hotel property was nice and the staff was very helpful. Our room had a great view of the ocean and was just steps away from the beach and pool. The hotel caters toward groups and families with different events at the restaurants. The night we ate in... More 

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Hamilton Parish, Bermuda
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To say the service at Turtle Inn was good would be remiss. The friendly staff offers more than service; it’s genuine hospitality and warmth. From the moment we arrived we were greeted at the entrance with Alfonso’s smile, a ginger infused cool towel and welcome rum punch. No standing in a queue for check-in. Once escorted to our bungalow, there... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just can't say enough about our wonderful week at Turtle Inn. From the moment you arrive, you are made to feel so welcome. The resort is so unique and beautiful....you feel transported into a vacation fantasy. Food was amazing!! We ate lobster at several places in Placencia but nothing compared to the lobster served at Guguin grill on the beach!!... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying at Coral Caye was truly an amazing experience! The best part had to be snorkeling through the warm, calm, and crystal clear waters enjoying the plentiful sea life. The cabin was great (it was even stocked with delicious ginger cookies! Mmm...), but sleeping outside on the hammocks right next to the ocean was an experience that I wouldn't trade... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at the Coral Caye (formally known as the French Louis Caye/island). Had this majestic place all to ourselves, except for Alberto and Paulina- who were the best caretakers! The island is absolutely gorgeous and a phenomenal experience, but I can say it would definitely not be the same without those two. They made our stay more enjoyable than... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time, service and facilities were excellent. I realize having no air conditioning is part of the experience but for the price point of the resort, having AC would have greatly enhanced our experience.

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Thank Manuelita T
Martin K, General Manager at Turtle Inn, responded to this review

Thank you Manuelita- for staying with us and for taking the time to write. I know this time of year the nights can be somewhat sticky and we therefore ordered the state of the art BAS fans which have since your stay arrived in port. They will greatly enhance the sleeping quality since AC is not part of our profile.... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is now the second time I've been to the turtle in but this time we stayed on the private island. Absolutely paradise!!! I have never experienced anything like it. The accommodation is luxury and very stylish, the food is cooked by a private chef just everything about it is great. I also had a Thai massage and I do... More 

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Martin K, General Manager at Turtle Inn, responded to this review

Dear Cat and Oliver- as one of our fist guests on our very own Coral Caye- thank you for the great shout out and coming back for a second time - ....now, 3 times is a charm ! ;) Martin More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Spa
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury and unspoiled beauty on a pristine white-sand beach.Turtle Inn is a true labor of love. Less than a year after Francis and Eleanor Coppola acquired this beachside refuge in 2001, it was swept out to sea by the forces of Hurricane Iris. Turning disaster into triumph, the Coppolas led a two-year reclamation project, creating a magnificent resort that is consistently ranked among the best in Central and South America.This 25-room seafront hideaway combines natural wonders with luxury style. Accommodations are in individual thatched cottages, decorated with handcrafted Balinese furnishings and naturally cooled by the ever-present sea breezes. Just steps beyond your private deck, the white-sand beach dissolves into the clear Caribbean ocean. In addition, the resort has two infinity swimming pools for enjoying the day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Turtle Inn

Address: Placencia Village, Placencia, Belize
Location: Belize > Stann Creek > Placencia
Price Range: $395 - $769 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Turtle Inn 4.5*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Turtle Hotel Placencia
Turtle Inn Belize/Placencia
Belize Turtle Inn
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Placencia
#3 Luxury Hotel in Placencia
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Placencia
#4 Family Hotel in Placencia
#6 Romantic Hotel in Placencia
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