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Portofino Beach Resort

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Certificate of Excellence
Overview
6 Miles North PO Box 36, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye Belize See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I decided to drive to downtown and get something to eat, but notice this resort had a restaurant. So we decided to eat here. The service was awesome. He was friendly and knowledgeable. The food was awesome! And the atmosphere is pretty...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Mona C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Upon arrival at Portofino, after a 20 hour journey, slightly blurry eyed, the check in was pleasant. We had a warm reception and we’re shown to our room, which was nice. The following day, after getting our bearings, you noticed how tired looking the hotel...More

Date of stay: January 2019
1  Thank Dubpistol
Response from PortofinoBZ, Manager at Portofino Beach ResortResponded 5 days ago

Dear Mr. Barry, Thank you very much for taking the time to review us at Portofino Beach Resort. It is through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain our quality and excellence. Our new management team is working very diligently in keeping...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We changed our plans last minute and decided to stay in San Pedro rather than another city in Belize. Luckily, we were able to get a room at the Portofino Beach Resort. It was a little off the beaten path, but it was so worth...More

Date of stay: December 2018
2  Thank cassiem1307
Response from PortofinoBZ, Manager at Portofino Beach ResortResponded 3 days ago

Firstly I would like to thank you for taking the time out to write us this review. Your positive comments are really appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back. Management

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived in Belize City after the usual delays and hassles with air travel. Immediately we were taken to a gate for a puddle-jumper flight on Tropic Air to San Pedro, then a taxi to a dock where a fast water taxi took us up...More

Date of stay: December 2018
2  Thank Dave L
Response from PortofinoBZ, Manager at Portofino Beach ResortResponded 3 days ago

Dear Dave, It was our pleasure having you here with us. I would like to thank you for taking the time out to write us such a detailed review. Our entire team is very pleased to know that you enjoyed your time here with us....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The resort itself is very nice. Staff was friendly, met the owner. Nice pool, on the water. You could just walk right in if you wanted. Food and drinks are reasonably priced, nice selection and specials for the dining. Only strike I give the place...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank bpmorley1
Response from PortofinoBZ, Manager at Portofino Beach ResortResponded 2 weeks ago

It was a pleasure having you here with us. Thank you for taking time out to write us this review and for your positive feedback. Looking forward to having you again in the future...hopefully the road will be better by then. Management

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About
Description
Characterized by its warm and friendly hospitality, Portofino is the epitome of barefoot luxury, unpretentious and relaxing… for most; it will be an experience of a lifetime. Our small, boutique resort More offers just 17 beautifully appointed rooms, ranging from charming beach cabanas to spacious suites, dotted amidst swaying palm trees, in a private setting with unmatched personal attention and the modern comforts of home. It is a haven of tranquility, where guests will enjoy the subtle sounds of the nearby waves lapping over the reef, gentle breeze, breathtaking sunrise, star studded night sky and spectacular views of the crystal waters of the Caribbean Sea. The perfect setting for a romantic getaway, intimate wedding, honeymoon, family and friends.Portofino offers leisure options to suit every taste. Relax in our fresh water outdoor swimming pool; enjoy a great book from our book collection or simply indulge yourself in a massage on the beach under our hand thatched palapa hut. Explore the underwater world with snorkel equipment or skim along the surface in our complimentary sea kayaks. Delicious meals prepared by our resort chef can be served in the privacy or your beach cabana or suite, on our private dock with a romantic setting or at the Portofino Restaurant. Sip on amazing tropical cocktails at the Green Parrot Beach Bar or perhaps a late afternoon snack from the Green Parrot Bistro. Take advantage of our DVD library and unwind in front of the flat TV screen in your room. Or, simply take in the view. In short, relax and enjoy! Reception in the main building is manned by professional and knowledgeable staff. From, activities bookings and directions to itineraries and dining reservations, our friendly and professional staff is eager to assist you. Access to PORTOFINO is by boat only, and therefore we offer a complimentary meet and greet service at San Pedro Airstrip and boat transfer to the resort, an approximately 20 minutes ride. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
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Business
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Top resorts Hotels
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On the Beach
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Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Business
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$270 - US$475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Portofino Hotel San Pedro
,
Portofino San Pedro
,
Portofino Beach Resort Belize/San Pedro
Location
Belize > Belize Cayes > Ambergris Caye > San Pedro
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Spa
,
Business
,
Top resorts Hotels
,
On the Beach
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$270 - US$475 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Portofino Hotel San Pedro
,
Portofino San Pedro
,
Portofino Beach Resort Belize/San Pedro
Location
Belize > Belize Cayes > Ambergris Caye > San Pedro
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Traveller (796)
Room & Suite (557)
Pool & Beach (213)
Dining (109)
Amenities (36)
Family and Play Areas (20)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (4)
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Marina C
16 December 2018|
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Response from sldesantis | Reviewed this property |
Portofino will pick you up from San Pedro and take you back the day you depart. The fee to take the water taxi from Belize City to Ambergris Caye is $11 UsD per person.
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K2134TPjanetb
20 September 2018|
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Response from PortofinoBZ | Property representative |
Hi Janet, at Portofino all our rooms have hair dryers. However if you like to bring your personal one with you, you are welcome to do so. All room outlets are 110 volts and 60 Hertz, which is the same as the US. So in case... More
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Mommadoc11
25 July 2018|
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Response from Christine T | Reviewed this property |
No, there is not. But the beach is walkable. You could do yoga on the beach.
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Room Tips
"With four adults, two units in one cabana worked perfectly for us."
328davel
2 weeks ago
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"Take the Lower Mansion if you have 4 people. It is very close to the beach, great views out the front,..."
iacnld
12 Dec 2018
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"rooms all face the water and won't be disappointed"
debbiebB2222DN
4 Dec 2018
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"You wake to an amazing view from Cabanas"
Ruthann718
28 Nov 2018
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