Belize: Ambergris Caye: Portofino

Ambergris Caye is the most northerly and largest cay in Belize, 46km long, and a breathtaking 15 minute flight low over transparent turquoise waters from Belize City. The island offers a splendid vantage point from which to enjoy the barrier reef less than a kilometre from the shores of the relaxed main town of San Pedro, with its wide choice of accommodation, restaurants and bars. The island's main attraction is the first class diving, snorkelling and fishing on offer just off its shores.

This attractive small beach resort is located on a secluded white sand beach on Ambergris Caye.

At the Portofino, There are 8 beachfront cabañas and 3 tree-top suites with clear views over the turquoise Caribbean. All have four-poster bamboo beds draped in mosquito linen and a terrace with hammock. There is a split level restaurant specialising in seafood, bar and inviting circular pool. 

Guests can paddle out in a kayak to Mexico Rocks and snorkel. Even better, book a snorkelling trip to the Holchan Marine Reserve and Shark Ray Alley with its dazzling array of aquatic life including rays.

Our Comment

We loved the laid back atmosphere and its friendly owners who were so efficient and helpful.
Rafe Stone, Product Manager


  Ambergris Caye: Portofino
Ambergris Caye: Portofino

Ambergris Caye: Portofino
Ambergris Caye: Portofino

Ambergris Caye: Portofino
Ambergris Caye: Portofino

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