|Top vacation (Flight+Hotel)||C$ 486|
|Family vacation (Flight+Hotel)||C$ 519|
|Romantic vacation (Flight+Hotel)||C$ 653|
|Budget vacation (Flight+Hotel)||C$ 421|
If you like the idea of discovering ancient Mayan ruins, sipping exotic cocktails by the Caribbean Sea, descending into mysterious sinkholes and wreck diving on rich coral reefs, Belize is the destination to pick.
But all of these things can be expensive. So take a look at the wide range of Belize holiday deals. By combining accommodation, flights and vehicle hire, you can slash the cost of a tropical getaway.
Belize has a tropical climate, and the peak tourist season coincides with the "dry season" - roughly November to April. Summer is humid and very hot, but September and October can see warm weather. Just be prepared for the odd shower.
Located in Belize City, the Great House lives up to its billing, blending cosmopolitan cuisine at the Smoky Mermaid restaurant and a comfortable terrace bar. Shuttles run to and from the airport, which is just 1.7 miles away.
The Best Western Plus Belize City is another reliable option in the country's capital, with large, well-appointed rooms and a location very close to the seafront. The staff are also experts at booking adventures like scuba diving or visiting Mayan ruins, while shuttles will pick you up from the airport.For family holidays in Belize:
If you're traveling with kids, the Radisson Fort George Hotel and Marine is tough to beat. A great place to start snorkeling expeditions, it has two pools and a helpful concierge desk to organize excursions. The airport is 8.7 miles away and shuttles take guests to and from flights.
The Ramada Belize City Princess Hotel is another reliable option for families, offering amenities such as on-site cinemas, two restaurants, pools and even a beauty salon. Philip Godson Airport is also just 20 mins away by taxi.For romantic holidays in Belize:
Tucked away from the tourist crowds, Belize City's Bakadeer Inn is just what couples need: peaceful and quiet, but well situated for exploration, and with helpful English speaking staff. Taxis from the airport take around 15 mins, so it's not a long transfer.
If you want to settle in at a friendly hotel by the Caribbean, the Caye Caulker Beach Hotel is absolutely perfect. Located on Caye Caulker island, it's the kind of place where lovebirds can get away from it all. Water taxis take 45 mins to Belize City, followed by a 15 mins taxi ride to the airport.For luxury holidays in Belize:
Created by movie director Francis Ford Coppola, Turtle Inn in the resort of Placencia is every inch the classic Caribbean luxury hotel, attracting a glamorous set from all over the world and offering amenities like a spa, diving center and movie screenings. The drive from Godson Airport takes around 1 hour.
A gem of a hotel in San Pedro Town, Coco Beach Resort will satisfy any holidayer's taste for luxury, with massive pools, elegant landscaping, pool bars, hot tubs and free kayaks to explore the cayes. Hopper flights get there from Belize City in 15 mins, while ferries take 90 mins.For budget holidays in Belize:
Close to some of Belize's most impressive Mayan ruins, the River Park Inn in San Ignacio is a standout budget hotel, with reliable wi-fi, plenty of parking, large TVs in every room and spacious grounds. It's 80 miles from Godson Airport, so expect a journey by road of two hours or more.
If you want to stay in Belize City, the Easy Inn is an excellent low cost option. It's around two miles from the airport, so getting there is easy and, although the amenities are basic, they provide everything budget travelers need to get settled in.