Laidback beach bums. Foodies. Divers. Lovers of the ultimate tropical getaway.


The silhouette of a wooden dock with a palapa roof, 2 hammocks and a porch swing at sunset. Ocean breeze. Learning how chocolate is made at the Mayan chocolate centre. 


Anytime but February to May shows the most perfect weather and a chance to swim with whale sharks!




Arriving at the Maya Beach Hotel you feel like a part of the family right away. Located on a long stretch of beach in the middle of the Placencia Peninsula on the Caribbean Sea, this is every tiki lovers dream. 

Choose one of 5 tropical themed hotel rooms, all facing the beach. The Coconut Room has a private balcony, while the Jaguar Room is the closest to the water. Toucan Room is perfect for sunset watching and the Hummingbird and the Hibiscus room are perfect for those who want privacy. Suites are also available for larger groups and families.


The Placencia Peninsula is thriving with eco-tourism. There is so much to discover and explore with Maya Beach being the perfect launch pad.

Spend the day snorkeling or diving in the Silk Cayes. Visit Cockscomb Basin or do the Monkey River and Manatee tours. The Cave tour will bring you to Xibalba, the “Place of fear”, where you will float through Belize’s underground cave systems. Discover ancient Mayan pyramids or visit to the nearby banana farm. Make

Spend the day at the hotel and do yoga on the pier or try standup paddle boarding. Go fishing, jungle hiking, or even jaguar spotting. Use of the bikes available at the hotel for a trip to Placencia Village. 


The Hotel's Bistro is one its highlights. Home-made boiled bagels, watermelon salad, coconut fish chowder, cacao pork chops, nut crusted fish - to name a few favourites. Sip on Belikin Beer or Belizean rum under a palm tree.


Fly into Belize City International Airport. Take a taxi to Maya Beach. 

*Images property of the Maya Beach Hotel.