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badlab2
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9 reviews
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Reviewed 11 May 2013

Crystal clear water, like swimming in a aquarium. Food and service, they went out of there way. I felt isolated the first night. But by the next morning, felt like home, just relax. Meet some friendly people, good laughs. Clean, all the cabanas are perfect. Like a postcard. Planing on going back there.... Will not be disppointed

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san diego
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12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 10 May 2013

My cousin and I just returned from a fantastic trip here. We had a cute and comfortable two bedroom cabana right on the beach. Not only is this a great location, but it's the people who work here that make it extra special. Everyone was so kind and helpful. We felt like we were staying at a friend's house rather... More 

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Graham, Washington
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25 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 May 2013

Well I was the groom at the wedding that had most of the resort rented out from March 9th to the 16th. My wife did have a fair amount of communication issues with the resort prior to getting to the resort and while at the resort ( to read on those issues read her review below). Being the typical husband... More 

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Scottsdale, Az.
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Reviewed 7 May 2013

Our trip was the first week of April this year. I have visited Tranquility Bay before and have always enjoyed it very much. Since my last visit, there has been a very nice upgrade of the cabanas and the Tackle Box Sea Bar...fresh paint, varnish, etc. It really looks nice. Just the week before we arrived there was a change... More 

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 5 May 2013

Wife and I recently stayed at Tranquility Bay and absolutely loved it. As many other reviewers have already stated, it is very remote and therefore also very quiet and relaxing. All cabanas are mere steps from the beach. We snorkeled several times right off the beach and enjoyed seeing the coral clusters, colorful fish and even a few stingrays so... More 

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Indonesia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2013

We stayed in TBR from Mar 9 - 16th with a large group of friends and family celebrating a wedding. We had ignored previous reviews as they were older noting problems with the managers and inexplicably large tabs at the end of the week. Do not be fooled, they are up to the same tricks. Pete, was the manager on... More 

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TBRBelizeMGR, Owner at Tranquility Bay Resort, responded to this review

Most of your wedding guests had a great time and enjoyed the week at Tranquility Bay Resort. We know that some issues occurred with the planning and the Open Tab the night of the ceremony. We have made changes in the onsite management and our reporting for Open Bars at the resort and are looking forward to the future of... More 

Arizona
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27 reviews
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Reviewed 30 April 2013

KJSmith11’s review prompted me to finally write my own long overdue review. I don’t know why we didn’t do it right away as we had basically already formulated it in our heads on the way home. I guess we kept wondering how to pare it down. However, now I don’t have to as KJSmith11’s review basically describes our experience as... More 

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San Rafael, California
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 30 April 2013

We went to this isolated resort July 1st 2012. There are no roads to get to this place - it is about 25 minutes from San Pedro via speeding motorboat to get there. Once there, you find a nice beach (with good snorkeling available right from the beach - very rare in Belize), about 12 two story little detached houses,... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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Reviewed 28 April 2013

This review is long overdue... my husband and I spent a wonderful week at Tranquility Bay to celebrate our 1 year wedding anniversary in late April of 2012. We are Caribbean bums and have traveled to many of the USVI's and BVI's, Mexico a few times, and the Bahamas, so we were looking for something different and less commercial. We... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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Reviewed 26 April 2013

TBR was a dream. Great beach with reef right out your door. Kayaks, fishing, snorkeling, diving, hammocks and beach chairs in the shade. Kathryn was very helpful, Pani- "the hardest working man in Belize" is gem (thanks for taking me out snorkeling and for the black tip reef shark), and Caesar and Jose great waiters-service with a smile. Restaurant had... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Airport Transportation
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A relaxing 12 miles North of San Pedro Town, Tranquility Bay Resort is a secluded paradise. 10 Separate cabanas line the nicest beach on the island. The only resort on the island where it is safe to snorkel from the beach to the reef! Relax and enjoy our beautiful setting from our water top restaurant and watch the Tarpon, Barracuda and Eagle Rays swim under our dock lights! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tranquility Bay Resort

Address: | Basil Jones Cut, Ambergris Caye, Belize
Region: Belize > Belize Cayes > Ambergris Caye
Price Range: $167 - $422 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Tranquility Bay Hotel Ambergris Caye
Hotel Tranquility Bay
Tranquility Bay Resort Belize/Ambergris Caye
Hotel Style:
#10 Family Hotel in Ambergris Caye
#15 Top resorts Hotel in Ambergris Caye
#15 Romantic Hotel in Ambergris Caye
#23 On the Beach Hotel in Ambergris Caye
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“We enjoyed having a room with A/C as the bugs are rather fearsome.”
 of 5 bubbles 626kerrymm, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All the cabanas are right on the beach with great views.”
 of 5 bubbles MarileeK_12, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All villas or cabanas as they call them are steps from the ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles velmmaid, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Most of the cabanas are on the beach.”
 of 5 bubbles lanamom, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All are great! Get AC in the hot months”
 of 5 bubbles P9234XCamandam, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
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