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New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed for 2 weeks in Colibri House in Placencia . I was extremely happy with the service, location and accomodations provided by Nicoletta and Stefano .The balcony was an amazing spot to enjoy the sunrise in the morning with a cup of coffee .Spent several evenings laying in the hammock in the same spot with a beer .The kitchen there...

Thank law2yea
San Jose, California
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Stefano was easy to work with, responsive, honest and reliable. He gave wonderful recommendations for local places to eat and visit. The house was located in a quiet, private setting with the beach right there. The kitchen was well stocked for cooking. Short walk up the sidewalk (5 minutes) to the "main" part of town. It is Belize, so of...

Thank tfunny17
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Our number place to stay in Placencia. Both the upstairs and the downatairs room are great! With two balconies upstairs you can lounge and catch some cool breeze on either one. Downstairs is more child friendly as I could cook while still keeping an eye on my daughter as she built sandcastles right in front of the house!

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San Antonio, Texas
Reviewed 21 July 2016

We recently stayed two nights in the upstairs portion of Colibri House. We have been coming to Placencia for twenty years. In spite of the continual development, Placencia remains an interesting and picturesque beach community. Colibri House is a wonderful place to enjoy the village. The building is constructed with beautiful tropical hardwoods. The upstairs unit features a well-equipped kitchen,...

Thank QuintanillaSchmidt
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Colibri House is comfortable, spotlessly clean, in a great location, and feels like you've just stepped into your own shore house. My husband and I were in the upper unit; our 18 y.o. son was downstairs. Stefano was a welcoming host and gave us the rundown on the local restaurants and grocery stores. Prior to our arrival, he was able...

Thank Patricia S
Reviewed 20 June 2016

Close, but off the beaten path. Amazing View from the second floor to have breakfast or play cards overlooking the beach and ocean. Full AC. This place was the best that we stayed at in Belize. Feels like a tree house or surfer shack on steroids, large and very well done. Stefano is an amazing and accommodating host!

Thank Bo R
Ibarra, Ecuador
Reviewed 8 June 2016

The owner Stafano is great, very helpful. We we're chatting for a while about Placencia when I arrived and he showed me the best spots, lent me a bike, and advised on the best Italian wine! I was there for work and pleasure in Placencia, and this place was THE BEST I've stayed in in Belize. I was on the...

Thank adsbaird
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Stayed 4 nights in June in top suite. Stefano levies a modest extra charge for the aircon which is worth every cent as this was the hottest time of the year - but it takes about 6 hours to cool the suite so turning aircon off while out during the day not a viable option as the rooms are still...

Wichita, Kansas
Reviewed 5 May 2016

The Colibri House is our favorite go-to place to stay when in Placencia, Belize. We have stayed here numerous times, sometimes a month at a time. The suite or studio are both nicely decorated, unassuming, and quite functional with everything you need. The location is great as it is close enough to all the happenings in the village to be...

Thank Csmazz
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We were very happy with our stay in Colibri House. We were there for 12 nights and I have to agree with everything Bill Speer says below (including the negative of the inability to fix the toilet) however we loved the location just a little bit away from all the action as it was a nice walk into town each...

Thank Matt R

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Suites
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Colibri House is a vacation rental home located in a peaceful area of Placencia Village. It sits directly on the white sand beachfront, surrounded by coconut trees and tropical flowers, just steps away from the Caribbean Sea. A large, octagonal cottage, Colibri House offers two fully furnished, Air Conditioned rental options that guarantee comfort and seclusion. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Colibri House

Address: Harbour Place, Placencia, Belize
Region: Belize > Stann Creek > Placencia
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Colibri House Hotel Placencia
Colibri House Belize/Placencia
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“In front of the beach, away from the hustle and bustle, still close enough to walk to stores and restaurants”
  • View from the front varanda!
 of 5 bubbles alexissA5571IS, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“balcony, best view, quiet, air conditioning, unique, duplex”
 of 5 bubbles 888bor, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Ideal for couples”
 of 5 bubbles Csmazz, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“Email Stefano directly as he is extremely helpful and knowledgeable.”
 of 5 bubbles gordv2016, 16 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Better view upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles geonna, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
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