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Crystal Paradise Resort

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  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 4 days at Crystal Paradise in January 2018, and had a wonderful time. The accommodations were very comfortable. Our cabana was quiet and spacious with a wonderful shower and lots of hot water. The meals were phenomenal. We had more than we could...More

Thank 494carolynw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed 5 days, and despite frequent rainstorms and our own colds, we enjoyed our time with many members of the wonderful Tut family who live and work at Crystal Paradise---one of the few Belizean family owned resorts left in San Ignacio. We were especially...More

Thank susanwmc
Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

I have stayed here twice. Once with my family. And currently leading a group of 11 university students. The grounds are lovely with wonderful flora and fauna (lots of tropical birds). This is a family-run small "resort" and the Tut family is welcoming and helpful....More

Thank Bob S
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

The minute you arrive you are welcomed and immediately know this is a cosy family run operation. They have great birding guides on staff, Andy was great. You can do anything from horseback riding, Kayaking, Mayan ruins, and of course birding. The rooms are nice...More

Thank tobaccocay
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed for three nights. Cozy rooms and neat to hear the jungle noises. Great hammocks to rest in while there. We took a Barton cave canoe trip with Erik one day. That was awesome! We had dinner once and breakfast several times. It was...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Free Internet
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
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Laundry Service
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US$102 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$102 - US$218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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ThreeFeathersRanch
25 February 2017|
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Response from Jeremy U | Reviewed this property |
Hi, It's a few minute walk down to the river. So quite easy. There is a path through the jungle. They don't really have a beach area. There is some sand but that is dependent on where the river height is and it can be... More
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Amy C
16 June 2016|
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Response from Toniholtz | Reviewed this property |
There isn't really a shuttle, but transportation can be included in the packages. I disagree with last review! Packages are an excellent deal and the food was great, especially the breakfasts. The people who run this... More
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"some rooms just have a terrace, others have one with a bugs nest around it and hammocks. Some rooms just have..."
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"I stayed in a riverfront cabana and had my own porch complete with hammock and chairs."
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"Really enjoyed the thatched cabana's. The thatched roof make it feel like your actually in the jungle..."
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"There are a variety of choices of views. All are in a tropical setting."
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