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Isla Marisol Resort

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2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 11 April 2017

We were at Isla Marisol for a week in Feb-March 2016. There were few guests and it was understaffed. The owner/divemaster was not there, so a young woman was acting divemaster. We wanted the beginner scuba lessons--that was the reason for our trip. It rained...More

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Response from Isla_Marisol_Resort, Manager at Isla Marisol ResortResponded 16 April 2017

Dear Bill, We are disappointed to hear you were not satisfied with your visit to Isla Marisol. We wish you would have brought your concerns to our attention during your stay; we would have worked hard to resolve any issues you might have had. Regarding...More

Reviewed 30 March 2017

Two travel days, three ground transports, four flights, and one boat ride later I find myself on Glovers Reef Atoll at the Isla Marisol Resort, Whew! was it worth it? Yes, and yes again. One yes for the location, Southwest Caye and another yes for...More

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Response from Isla_Marisol_Resort, Manager at Isla Marisol ResortResponded 2 April 2017

Hi Z! It pleases us greatly to hear you had such a wonderful time. I'll be sure to let Ms. Jen and her crew know they got you hooked on Belizean cuisine! Wasn't that dive at Gladden Spit spectacular? You and everyone else along mentioned...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017

My husband and I love to snorkel. And although we also love to travel, we don’t relish long plane trips with 30 hours in transit to the South Seas. So I set out to find the best snorkeling site in the Western Hemisphere. Found it!...More

1  Thank bjmonroe
Response from Isla_Marisol_Resort, Manager at Isla Marisol ResortResponded 19 March 2017

Greetings from Glover's Reef. We miss you, too! You're right; whether snorkeling or diving, Glover's Reef truly is a fish watchers paradise. It is truly a treat to have introduced you and your husband to the underwater world during your first SCUBA experience. We appreciate...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Rooms were comfortable, staff very professional, exceptional diving, dive operation was top notch, Bring plenty of Deets spray, the sand flies live in droves on the island. Home cooked food was delicious. Great snorkeling, scuba diving, swimming, trampolines in the water, great fishing, nice bar...More

Thank Jody K
Response from Isla_Marisol_Resort, Manager at Isla Marisol ResortResponded 2 March 2017

Hi Jody, We're happy to hear you loved the food! Our experienced kitchen staff prepares a variety of Belizean and American influenced dishes from fresh ingredients that highlight local and traditional specialties. Sand flies come and go, and right now we have none. We do...More

Reviewed 12 February 2017

Forget any other reviews on any other spot. Actually you might want to stop reading right now and just book this place. Book it, and then come back here and read about a paradise unlike any other place you have experienced. The perfect island, with...More

5  Thank CDickert
Response from Isla_Marisol_Resort, Manager at Isla Marisol ResortResponded 2 March 2017

This review says it all! If there is one line to sum it up, it's this ... "The perfect island, with the perfect sunsets, and most pristine coral and marine life, and to top it off the best staff who are now our friends and...More

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Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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US$522 - US$1,080 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$522 - US$1,080 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Melissa K
12 August 2016|
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Response from Isla_Marisol_Resort | Property representative |
Hi Melissa, Thank you for bringing to our attention that the phone number on Trip Advisor is not current. If you haven't already, please email our reservation desk. Unfortunately TripAdvisor doesn't allow us to post email... More
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Kathy C
12 May 2016|
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Response from Isla_Marisol_Resort | Property representative |
Hi Kathy. Great question! While we reserve the right to charge for kayak use (as listed on our website), we occasionally offer kayaks to our guests at no charge. An example would be a scenario where perhaps a guest paid... More
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7 November 2015|
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Response from Isla_Marisol_Resort | Property representative |
Flying into Belize Intl. Airport, the best and least hassle is by flying on either Tropic Air or Maya Island Air to Dangriga Town municipal airport. Round trip tickets are 146.00 and flight time is 17 mins, A member of our... More
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"Family houses on far side of island. Glad we had cabanas 1 & 2 instead...right on the beach and close to..."
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"Weak, intermittent wifi in the dining lodge."
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"There are no bad cabana locations"
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"Bring garlic tablets to ingest to repel no-see-ums. Only two over-water cabanas, #4 and #5. These book up..."
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