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Pelican Beach - South Water Caye

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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 27 April 2016

We have been to Belize before, and were specifically searching for some place that we could snorkel and swim right off the beach. I am SO glad that I happened upon Pelican Beach. We were staying during a marginal time, at the end of June,...More

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Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We visited South Water Caye twice! During our snorkeling trip to Glover's Reef on a Monday and hung out on their small visitors Beach on Friday. My photos are beautiful! My videos look like a dream....only the sounds of the wind and the water. My...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 5 April 2016

My wife, 17 year old son and I just returned from a four night stay at Pelican Beach Resort. Leonard, Theresita and their staff went out of their way to create a relaxing, enjoyable experience. We arrived after the one hour boat ride from the...More

Thank Jack H
Reviewed 30 March 2016

The moment you step foot on the island Lenard tells you he wants you to feel like you are home and boy do you - by the first night everyone new our names, our food likes/dislikes, and the staff became family. The island is gorgeous!!!...More

Thank KFamilyFun
Reviewed 18 March 2016

We stayed in one of the "Pelican Pouch" rooms, room#1. It was better than we thought it would be. It was a very comfortable dorm room with a flush toilet and shower, in-suite. We also had 24 hour wi-fi and it turns out this was...More

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Top amenities
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$167 - US$339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$167 - US$339 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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