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Victoria House Belize

 
Concept:  The accommodations at Victoria House are varied and one of them is bound to suit your needs. The resort offers accommodations ranging in size and style from charming Palapa roof casitas, colonial style Plantation rooms and suites to three individual beachfront villas. At the heart of the resort is a fabulous swimming pool set among tall swaying palm trees overlooking the white sand beaches and Caribbean. 
     Fantasea Dive Shop at Victoria House offers a variety of different of activities to meet guests' needs…. fishing, diving, snorkeling, birding, cave tubing… you'll enjoy discussing your wishes with Javier Williams, the Activities Director. Javier will help to plan and coordinate your itinerary, keeping in mind the importance of relaxing in a Mayan hammock strung between a two swaying palms.  Be as laid back, as you desire or as adventurous as you dare!
 

Victoria House Belize Voted Trip Advisors Travelers Choice Award 2013, 2014 and 2015

 
 
Location: Beachfront on Ambergris Caye, a short 25 minute flight from Belize City airport.
 
Accommodations:   With only forty-two accommodations, Victoria House is small and exclusive and has retained the casual ambiance and outstanding staff that make it a true Belizean experience.  All of the Casitas, Plantation Rooms and Suites and private Villas are located in lush tropical gardens with tall swaying palm trees and sweeping views of the reef and white sand beach. 
Some accommodations such as the Beachfront Villas and Rainforest Suite are just steps from the azure Caribbean, while the Plantation Rooms and Casitas are set slightly further back from the beach but still offer beach views.
  • Casitas - There are seven Casitas facing the Caribbean and are separated by only a white sand beach and a wide expanse of verdant lawn and bougainvillea. The Casitas are furnished with a queen bed, has  private veranda, and thatched roof. Central air conditioned, but cool evening breezes are usually adequate.  
  • Plantation Rooms - Eight Plantation Rooms are located in two buildings facing the beach surrounded by lush landscaping; another six in the villas and main hotel.  Each room has a private,  a queen or king size bed and. air-conditioning.   
  • Rainforest Suite -  AKA The Honeymoon Suite, is an individual Casita set approximately fifty feet from the water's edge, .with a wrap around verandah and a magnificent four-poster bamboo bed
  • Plantation Suites - Two Plantation Suites are on the second level of the main building and offer a bright and spacious parlor with king size bedrooms and central air conditioning.
  • and Villas - there are a number separate villas located on the beach, two to five bedrooms. All are air conditioned with kitchen and dining room. Great for family or small groups.
Dining:  Dining at Victoria House can be as romantic or as casual as you desire.  There are three different options for you to choose from depending on the time of day and ambience you want.  Whatever your choice you are bound to be well looked after and enjoy the cuisine of fresh local ingredients and seafood.
     Restaurant Palmilla overlooks the pool and the beautiful Caribbean; it is fully air-conditioned for those rare occasions when the weather does not cooperate! Casual for breakfast and lunch yet candle lit in the evenings, Palmilla offers a full a la carte menu created by Chef Jose Luis Ortega.
    The Poolside patio is perfect for al fresco dining, serving breakfast, lunch and dinner the patio is located just outside the restaurant.  Offering the same magnificent views as Palmilla makes it a favorite for lunch.
     Admiral Nelsons Beach Bar is a lovely Belizean style Palapa thatch roof bar and casual dining verandah. Only a few feet from the waters edge and pier it is the prime spot to watch divers and fishermen return with their catch of the day and their tall tales of the one that got away.
 
Activities:  Diving at its best!  Victoria House has its own dive shop, Fantasea, which can arrange a dive to fit your abilities and desires. There are several sites to snorkel and scuba-dive; Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Mexico Rocks and Coral Garden are all within a short boat ride from Victoria House.  Equipment can be rented from the Fantasea Dive Shop located on the pier.  Trips run every day at 9:00 am or 2:00 pm and last around 2 ½ hours.  See Scuba Diving Package.
         Additionally, birdwatching is great on the island as is fishing. A lovely spa offers treatments such as massage, facial, mani-and pedicure.
 
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Sustainability: Victoria House actively supports sustainable tourism and community efforts to maintain and improve the quality of our environment. As members of the Ambergris Caye Chamber of Commerce and the San Pedro Business Association, Victoria House is active in areas such as:
  • Battery clean up and re-cycling
  • Rubbish drives
  • Composting for in-house wastes
  • Providing purified water for guests, with individual bottles available on request.
  • Collection of rainwater to minimize use of locally produced row water.
  • Exclusive use of rain and groundwater for irrigation
  • Support of youth activities

In addition to their own sustainable practices, Victoria House encourages community projects such as the Green Reef Conservation Program, Hol Chan Marine Reserve and its offices and employees Visit and help out at one of the local schools in San Pedro.