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11 Miles North of San Pedro Town Ambergris Caye, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye Belize See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast Available
Infinity Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Poolside Bar
Housekeeping
4.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 November 2018

The hotel still owes me approx. US$ 700. It seems they have no intention to pay me back. A few weeks prior to our stay in July I was informed that they will close temporarily and that I will get refunded. I never heard back...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

If you are looking or a hidden gem, far from others, as private as possible with all possible amenities, great food, caribbean tranquility all in close connection to nature, then this is a very good choice. It was my second time there and enjoyed a...More

Date of stay: February 2018
2  Thank ChuRE
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Before choosing El Secreto I would like you to think about several statements below- if you agree with them then go ahead and book a place costing you 400 USD per night - if not (my recommendation) go somewhere else! 1. “I really don’t mind...More

Date of stay: March 2018
9  Thank JuliaD4194
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We stayed at El Secreto as the first of three resorts across Belize. We chose it for the reviews, the lodging and the secluded atmosphere it promised. We were not disappointed and actually the resort was beyond our expectations. The rooms are wonderful in every...More

Date of stay: February 2018
2  Thank joao_ana
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

After spending multiple days in the jungle we were so excited to come to this hotel And be pampered. When we arrived they charge you 25 US dollars per person each way just to get to their hotel. First piece of advice is...this is a...More

Date of stay: February 2018
2  Thank kimmygross
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Description
El Secreto boutique hotel is the perfect antidote for civilization. Remotely located in Ambergris Caye, Belize, and reachable only by boat you can truly have an intimate barefoot luxury experience in our secluded More little piece of paradise surrounded by the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean and lush tropical landscapes. Without any neighbor hotels, restaurants or stores … you can listen to the sound of the reef only a few feet away from our private beach while you enjoy dinner or cocktails at our beachfront restaurant or just admire the starry sky from your private outdoor Jacuzzi or hammock. Come and discover the magic of being away from everything and reencountering yourself and your loved one in an unforgettable natural setting. El Secreto is a perfect destination for Elopements, Weddings and Honeymoons. You can experience a variety of activities for couples to enjoy together, all designed to create lasting memories for a lifetime. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
On the Beach
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Luxury
,
On the Beach
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$678 - US$698 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Belize > Belize Cayes > Ambergris Caye > San Pedro
Hotel class
Hotel Style
Spa
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Luxury
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On the Beach
Number of rooms
13
Price range
US$678 - US$698 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Belize > Belize Cayes > Ambergris Caye > San Pedro
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Lauren B
4 December 2017|
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Response from JT-says | Reviewed this property |
We had no problem with network coverage (we have British phones). The Wifi is really strong across the whole resort. Have an amazing time, it's beautiful!
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jessica k
23 July 2017|
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Response from Vicky F | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely wonderful small things weren't but overall wonderful
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tontin6838
4 July 2017|
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Response from Brezeis | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I did'nt see any, but what I mostly see it was lizard besides that nothing else, the place is really nice and food and drinks are excellent and the service to.
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"I'd go for a Oceanfront or Tropical Villa, the Lakefront ones didn't have as nice of a view."
sarahsG6063KG
25 Jan 2018
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"infested with bugs bungalow 1"
S9936MBreneec
20 Jan 2018
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"go somewhere else"
l00kyl0u
11 Aug 2017
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"Sea-view villas are slightly less private but you can't beat that view. Lake-view villas are more..."
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11 Jul 2017
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