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Chabil Mar

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12/05/2017 13/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The entire Chabil Mar property, rooms, grounds and staff were outstanding. The most friendly and helpful staff always available. Rooms (Villas), nicely furnished, spotlessly clean and well equipped kitchen. We don't have a single complaint. Only one suggestion, provide a place to hang wet bathing suits to dry, either in rooms or on deck area. Food was excellent and prices...

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Monterey, California
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Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Where to start. Having read previous reviews we knew Chabil Mar would be special. But until we arrived, we were unprepared to be blown away. The staff is friendly, accommodating, professional & total comedians. We think one of the character traits is a serious sense of humor. Prior to our arrival I dealt with Althea and Nikita. But upon arrival...

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Sierra Vista, Arizona
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Chabil Mar is a special place unlike any other resort we have visited. The staff is excellent and treats you like family. Chabil Mar truly deserves its consistent #1 ranking of resorts at Placencia. Its unique "private" dining service is essentially like having room service throughout the resort. We went fishing one day and had the staff prepare our catch!...

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Fairhope, AL
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great place to stay (2 pools, beach, beach toys etc.) and the staff were exceptional in their helpfulness. They promote the concept of "no dining room" but you can eat wherever you want. I did not get it at first but here is how it works. There is a complete menu in your room. Call the number....

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Chabil M, Manager at Chabil Mar, responded to this review

Oysterfish, thank you very much for your review. We are so pleased that you and your family had such a great time, of course. Yes, our restaurant is unique. As a boutique property and one that is exclusive to our guests, we are able to offer dining option locations that suit your preference, while offering a full menu for all...

Mountain Home, Idaho, United States
Reviewed 1 week ago

Chabil Mar was a beautiful place to stay. We loved the fact that you could have your meal anywhere you wanted on the property from your room, by the pool, or out on the covered dock. They cooked up our catch to perfection. It is close enough to town to walk or bike but loved the fact that there was...

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Chabil M, Manager at Chabil Mar, responded to this review

Hello, Lara M. We are always so appreciative of reviews from our guests. Again, we see that our unique dining experience hit a home run with you, just as it did for the "Great place for families or couples" reviewer. Thanks for the special mention about our "You catch . . . We cook" service. Nothing quite like that catch...

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend Chabil Mar for an amazing beach vacation. We celebrated a "significant" birthday at the resort and the staff could not have been more accommodating. A must do for beach lovers. The food was excellent and the concierge was so accommodating.

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Chabil M, Manager at Chabil Mar, responded to this review

Karen, it was our pleasure to help you celebrate that significant birthday. Thank you for your review.

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved this resort from the moment we arrived and we didn't want to leave 8 days later!! We will be back. For us, it was the perfect combination of resort amenities with the charm of a private property. The staff was the the best we have ever experienced. From the moment we stepped off the tiny plane in Placencia...

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Chabil M, Manager at Chabil Mar, responded to this review

Anne-Marie! Wow, thank you so very much. Your new favorite resort! You made us so proud when we read your review. And, a special thank you for mentioning members of our staff. They work very hard to make each guest's stay with us special and we share all reviews with them. As one of the managers at Chabil Mar, as...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family with two teens stayed at Chabil Mar for 4 days. Arriving after 3 days in the jungle, we were super excited to see the beautiful views of the water and to have air conditioning! The staff was excellent and very knowledgable about the area. We especially enjoyed our conversations at the bar and during our shuttle rides into...

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Chabil M, Manager at Chabil Mar, responded to this review

Hello, "fromthebluffs". We thank you first of all for writing your review. Through you we learn more about what our guests enjoy the most and where we can improve even more. Our location near the Village is always a reason we are selected by guests who want to access the Village at their leisure to experience authentic Belizean culture, the...

Excelsior, Minnesota, United States
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 10 days at the Chabil Mar with our 9 and 11 year old boys. Our visit was during the peak of spring break and the resort was extremely quiet and relaxed. The facility and the staff are great. Our boys loved feeding the many iguanas that roam the resort with some of the fruit that came with breakfast....

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Chabil M, Manager at Chabil Mar, responded to this review

Hello, Andy. Thank you very much for your review. We are glad to see that you enjoyed so many of the amenities of Chabil Mar, the easy access to the Village and its culture/locals and the wonderful adventures of Belize. Haha, we love the nickname you gave to "Stubs", the iguana. I am sure he/she was very pleased with your...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at Chabil Mar recently for our honeymoon (3/19/17-3/22/17) and had a remarkable time! The staff was amazing, from the moment they picked us up at the airstrip right up to check out. We particularly loved the concierge who helped us plan all our awesome excursions and made sure we got to do everything we wanted. We were able to...

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Chabil M, Manager at Chabil Mar, responded to this review

Mille, thank you very much for your review. Of course, we love hearing that you had a remarkable time and the our customer service set us apart. We are so pleased to hear about how much you enjoyed the benefit of our proximity to Placencia Village. It sure does give our guest that wonderful opportunity to hang out with the...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chabil Mar is the Guest Exclusive Resort of Placencia, Belize. All Caribbean Front Villas and the closest full service resort to the Village of Placencia. Restaurant and Bar, two infinity beach-side pools, private beach and pier, on-site concierge services to include tour and adventure reservations. Villas are approximately 1000 square feet of living space, include a personal veranda. Al fresco dining throught the resort. A stroll along the beach, bicycle, kayak or golf cart provides easy, at your leisure access, to all Village activities. Specialize in Destination Weddings and Honeymoons. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chabil Mar

Address: Placencia Road, Placencia, Belize
Region: Belize > Stann Creek > Placencia
Price Range: $438 - $654 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Chabil Mar 4*
Number of rooms: 21
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Also Known As:
Chabil Mar Hotel Placencia
Chabil Mar Placencia
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Placencia
#1 On the Beach Hotel in Placencia
#1 Spa Hotel in Placencia
#1 Family Hotel in Placencia
#1 Romantic Hotel in Placencia
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“I don't think there is a bad room in the place!”
seppala2017, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms on the interior towards the beach much more quieter. At times we could hear road noise.”
286laram, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Villa 6 or Villa 1 have the best views”
640karenf, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Some are right on the beach, others overlook the pool and then have a limited view of the ocean but its still good. All views are good.”
GAMtraveltips, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Villa 1 was the perfect location, View of the pool and ocean, and right next to the bar”
Mille567, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
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