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Xanadu Island Resort

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Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 25 May 2013

My husband and I spent 5 nights in Suite 2 in May 2013. The property is beautiful, and the view from our beachside deck/ balcony was amazing. We also loved the pool area. The entire resort was very quiet and peaceful (thanks in part to...More

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Response from Cathy A, General Manager at Xanadu Island ResortResponded 27 May 2013

We are pleased you felt you were in paradise and that you enjoyed your time with us. We certainly are privileged to live and work in a beautiful part of the world and are very happy to share this with you our guests. Thank you...More

Reviewed 23 May 2013

My husband and I stayed at Xanadu with another couple in Unit 1. The view was amazing. The staff went out of their way to assist us. Angie did a great job cleaning the suite everyday. Orlando was very eager to help and share information...More

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Response from Cathy A, General Manager at Xanadu Island ResortResponded 27 May 2013

We are very happy that you would choose to return to Xanadu - to the peaceful surroundings and genuinely friendly staff. Thank you for your kind words and know that we look forward to you spending more time with us.

Reviewed 19 May 2013

This is one tidy little place. The grounds get raked every morning, rental of the beach cruisers and sea kayaks are free. There's a great area in the pool where you can lay down and get some sun while right above the water. I would...More

Thank Simon T
Response from Cathy A, General Manager at Xanadu Island ResortResponded 21 May 2013

Thank you for your positive review. We do appreciate it. Sunshine and water are an integral part of any beach vacation and while we cannot take credit for the sunshine we are glad you enjoyed the heated fresh water swimming pool, the bicycles and kayaks....More

Reviewed 18 May 2013

This very cozy resort exceeded every expectation we had. From the clean rooms, quiet seclusion, the staff that is truly friendly, helpful and interested in making sure your stay is comfortable and fun. They genuinely care about their guests and the property. This place gets...More

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Response from Cathy A, General Manager at Xanadu Island ResortResponded 21 May 2013

We do appreciate you taking the time to review us on Trip Advisor and are grateful for your kind words. We strive to keep our resort as friendly and tranquil as possible so all guests can have a relaxing and happy visit. Thank you for...More

Reviewed 17 May 2013

This is the place to stay....We live on the mainland of Belize, so we needed a place to stay when we took our daughter to San Pedro. Our cabana was gorgeous and spacious :) Every unit has a view of the ocean, on a clean...More

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Response from Cathy A, General Manager at Xanadu Island ResortResponded 18 May 2013

We do appreciate your positive comments and are happy you feel you have 'found the place' to stay on Ambergris Caye. We look forward to you staying with us again and thank you for recommending us.

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice
2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Microwave
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Heated pool
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$348 - US$563 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in San Pedro
#2 Top resorts Hotel in San Pedro
#3 On the Beach Hotel in San Pedro
#3 Romantic Hotel in San Pedro
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$348 - US$563 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in San Pedro
#2 Top resorts Hotel in San Pedro
#3 On the Beach Hotel in San Pedro
#3 Romantic Hotel in San Pedro
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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karak29
10 February 2018|
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Response from Pam W | Reviewed this property |
We only ever walked and took taxis because, though I am sure the golf carts are perfectly safe, the driving there made me nervous. The roads are narrow and full of golf carts, cabs, bikers, and pedestrians. One taxi driver... More
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bradlewis888
9 January 2018|
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Response from Pam W | Reviewed this property |
Basically everywhere we went in Belize took both American and Belize dollars. I think you are fine to buy the ticket in Belizean or American dollars without worry.
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Charmed0531
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Response from XanaduReservations | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in Xanadu Island Resort. The asterisks are for our system to recognize in which suite it has placed your booking. We confirm suites based on category not specific suite number, however, for... More
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"We stayed in a loft in one of the monolithic domes. Amazing beach views and you felt like you were in a tree..."
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"We had a room right in front of the pool and it was quiet still"
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"Even the rooms that aren't beach front/view are great...you are less than a minute walk from the beach..."
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"We stayed in Suite 9 this time, third floor, 2 bedroom suite. Excellent view and it felt private. The..."
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