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Pelican Beach - South Water Caye

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Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

We loved this little island. It was so relaxing and unbelievably beautiful. The water was the perfect temperature Everything is low key and relaxed. The people who run the resort are very kind and accommodating. We enjoyed our snorkeling trips with Ritchie who speared a...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2016

We have been to many parts of Belize over the years, and figured we would try out the island life for a change. We arrived via a thirty minute ride in a tiny boat. Many members of my family get seasick, so this was not...More

Thank Maddie K
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Pelican Beach really has it all, or most of it, if you want comfort, great snorkeling (our no. 1 request), peace and quiet. It's on a key right on the reef, and there's decent snorkeling right off the beach (biggest barracuda I've ever seen right...More

Thank Gail Z
Response from PelicanBeachResort, Owner at Pelican Beach - South Water CayeResponded 22 January 2016

We are sorry it took a year to post your comments. Problems with invasive neighbors are best resolved administratively by the companies themselves and in regard to legal opinions by the Belize court system which has spoken on this matter. In both cases - minimizing...More

Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Wow. If you are looking for seclusion and top notch service at its best you will find it here. From the time you get off the boat to the meals served the staff is top notch. Our server Kevin met our every need and the...More

Thank brooklynqueen
Reviewed 18 November 2015

great place for location, service, snorkeling and relaxing. Staff were attentive, attempted to meet all needs. Food is family style and delicious. People came off their boats while we were there for some meals. Great instruction and supervision with snorkeling. Had scuba divers who reported...More

Thank M K
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US$157 - US$543 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$157 - US$543 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Ann H
17 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
12 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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