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Pelican Beach - South Water Caye

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Room & Suite (87)
Pool & Beach (69)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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What's included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
Private Balcony
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Room Service
2 Star Hotel
Two special locations, one great vacation - South Water Caye and Dangriga! South Water Caye, our island getaway-seaside cottages and rooms with fantastic views and cooling trade winds. On a gorgeous beach, atop the barrier reef and within South Water Caye Marine Reserve. Snorkel from...
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Location and contact
Dangriga, South Water Caye 00000, Belize
42.5 km to Placencia Airport
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very nice stay st Pelican Beach. It was great to be able to snorkel from the beach. We also went on a couple snorkel excursions. Our guide was awesome. Beyond snorkeling and sunbathing, there isn't much else to do there.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Pelican Beach at the beginning of our trip in Belize. It was a wonderfully restful time. All the staff are so helpful and gracious. We even came back for the last day of our trip because it was so good. We stayed...More

1  Thank Lisa Q
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Leave your shoes and worries behind and revel in the beauty of the sea, sun and sand while cared for by a staff that welcomes you like family. My husband and I have made a habit of making a 5-night stay at Pelican Beach the...More

Thank Tellurian
Reviewed 8 April 2018

We spent 8 nights at the Pelican Beach Resort & had a wonderful time. Other reviewers have commented on the lodgings, so I won't repeat that, except to say the the mattress was wonderful. As far as the limited choice of food, we had alerted...More

2  Thank JoanneOhio
Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Only got to stop here for an hour while on a snorkeling tour for lunch. The beach is natural but beautiful with crystal clear water and white sand. The reef is amazing and full of sea life. Really loved it and really want to visit...More

1  Thank Lindsay G
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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$177 - US$491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$177 - US$491 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (313)
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Pool & Beach (69)
Dining (11)
Family and Play Areas (5)
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Ann H
16 January 2018|
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Response from Tellurian | Reviewed this property |
Hi Ann H., You have to either call or email Pelican Beach directly. Visit their website or see the listing on TripAdvisor. As for the cost, it depends on the season, number of nights and also if your choose a room, duplex or... More
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Thuy D
11 January 2018|
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Response from greenbird1 | Reviewed this property |
Agree with Tellurian above. FYI you could walk from the Dangriga airstrip to the Pelican Beach Hotel and dock in about 3 minutes. They are adjacent. We drove -- or more accurately were driven -- to Dangriga from upcountry... More
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Magie_RN
8 October 2017|
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Response from KevinCoughlin | Reviewed this property |
Ideal. Crystal clear, shallow water for at least 100 yards. Reef teeming with marine life 20 feet away.
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