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San Ignacio, Belize
Reviewed 19 August 2015

We spent two nights at the San Ignacio hotel recently and would highly recommend it anyone looking to stay in the town itself. The rooms are modern & beautifully appointed with everything you could possibly need, including a hammock on your private balcony (which was very welcome and put to good use!). The restaurant, although pricier then other places in...

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California
Reviewed 16 August 2015

If you want to stay in the mountain section of Belize, take this hotel and all excursions/tours will pick you up from this hotel at a lower rate then in Belize (its about 2 hrs driving from the main Airport)....rent a car and have a nice relaxing drive to San Ignacio....the staff are friendly and very tentative to your need.....the...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Great location close to town. The food was good and the room was way nicer than I expected for this part of the world! The iguana reserve was a fun extra that you should take the time to do since it's located at the resort. They also have a tennis court by the pool.

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed 13 August 2015

Wonderful grounds, clean rooms, good food and hard-working staff impressed us. Staff can book your tour to the Macal River canoes, ATM cave, Botanic Garden, Iguanas and Medicinal Plant Trail as well as Tikal. Ted Howe was especially pleasant and knowledgeable; he's an expert on birds and birding, Mayan and New World history, local animals, foods and politics. Nandina Rodriguez...

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Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the San Ignacio resort for four nights as a base camp for our mainland Belize vacation. The hotel is right in town and about 2 blocks from San Ignacio's "Main Street". Wether you book excursions through the resort or on your own, all the companies pick you up right in front of the hotel. The hotel staff...

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Melbourne, Florida
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Absolutely loved this place! The hotel and grounds are a tropical paradise, is am5 minute walk from San Ignacio downtown, a 10 minute walk from the Cahal Pech ruins and it has a casino next door for some late night fun - what's not to love?!! Staff are super friendly and helpful from the cleaners to the concierge to the...

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Reviewed 10 August 2015

Staying at this hotel was an excellent experience. Upon arriving, we were given nice cold towels to put around our necks as it had been extremely hot for the time we were in Belize. We chose this hotel because of the reviews on Trip Advisor and we were not disappointed. Our room was very nice and clean and had a...

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North Houston, Texas
Reviewed 9 August 2015

We stayed here for 2 days .Food was fantastic. Try the Black Bean soup and the steaks. Family of 5 from Houston 7/26/15 7/27/15 Rented a car at Crystal Car Rental in Belize City.Traveled to San Ignacio Hotel and stayed there while visiting the local ruins. Beautiful hotel. Pictures of Queen Elizabeth on the walls who stayed here in 1994....

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Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights at the resort. We arranged for a pick up at the airport in Belize City. Our driver was there waiting on time. He gave us excellent tips regarding the local area. It was a very pleasant drive. Upon arrival at the hotel, we were greeted with cool wet towels. It was lovely. Our room was nice...

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Kula, Hawaii
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Beautiful hotel with slightly older classic style. Very personable and service oriented staff. You will be made to feel very welcome. Quiet and beautiful grounds. Great restaurant. Excellent iguana conservation tour and medicinal plants tour on grounds of hotel. Just dining at the restaurant over a couple of days we saw iguanas, toucans, and kinkajous posing in the trees. Wifi...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Running W Steakhouse & Restaurant
Running W Steakhouse & Restaurant
Cuisines: Central American, American, Steakhouse, Caribbean, South American
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Open to guests since 1976, San Ignacio Resort Hotel provides unsurpassed levels of luxury and Belizean hospitality. The Resort has been awarded with the title "Hotel of the Year 2012" and "Hospitality Award 2015" by the Belize Tourism Board. Perched on a hillside located within a 17-acre private estate, 72 miles west of Belize City, gives the Resort its unique name of "the only jungle in town". A short walk puts you in downtown San Ignacio or in the middle of Belize's ancient Maya temples known as Cahal Pech. The Hotel offers various amenities where visitors can relax and enjoy amazing views of Belize. In addition, it is home to the award-wining Green Iguana Conservation Project, located on-site. ... more   less 

Additional Information about San Ignacio Resort Hotel

Address: # 18 Buena Vista St, San Ignacio, Belize
Region: Belize > Cayo > San Ignacio
Price Range: €198 - €409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — San Ignacio Resort Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
San Ignacio Hotel San Ignacio
San Ignacio Resort Hotel Belize
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#1 Business Hotel in San Ignacio
#2 Top resorts Hotel in San Ignacio
#3 Family Hotel in San Ignacio
#3 Spa Hotel in San Ignacio
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“Order breakfast the night before and it's waiting for you at the time you've selected - especially helpful if going on an excursion.”
 of 5 bubbles jbapca, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The San Ignacio Resort Hotel is close to town so walking is fun.”
 of 5 bubbles pchristensen2016, 28 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room that faces the back and not the parking lot out front.”
 of 5 bubbles jeffb1, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“The views from the honeymoon suite are spectacular.”
 of 5 bubbles nombres02, 1 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Our Regal Room was fine, but the bathroom was pretty small and the shower only has a half wall.”
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