From the moment that I first made contact with Corrina to inquire on the property I knew that Playa Villa Belize would be where our group of 6 would be spending our vacation. Corrina provided exceptional service from the get go providing us details on the property, answering every question we had promptly (and there were many), suggesting potential tours and activities based on our group size and preferences, and scheduling transfers and excursions on our behalf. Without her help our vacation would not have been nearly as enjoyable nor as organized!
As for Playa Villa Belize? Well the pictures don't do it justice! The property is incredibly beautiful and very well kept. The pools were perfect for lounging around on our off days as were the hammocks that were around the house and on the dock. Kayaks were available for our use and the grounds crew was very accommodating of our spontaneous request for a beach fire pit.
The property is set across a lagoon from the city of San Pedro so it provides a quiet and private setting which is great for a group vacation (it was our relaxing oasis) however transfers to the city on the nights we were feeling more rambunctious were easy to obtain. One of the great perks provided to us was the use of a local cell phone which Corrina had pre-programmed with the numbers of taxis, boat drivers, the Playa Villa staff, and herself.
Things I would mention about the property are to make sure you have plenty of bug spray/repellent (it's a tropical place so mosquitoes are a given) and know that the property gets a great deal of wonderful natural light which made sleeping in some days harder than others. That said - waking up and watching the sunrise was my favorite time of the day.
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