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Belize: a wealth of summer bargains

Have you ever fancied a break to the beautiful country of Belize? It’s not too late to take a Belize holiday this summer, and a number of beautiful beachfront resorts on Belize’s island of Ambergris Caye are making that holiday more affordable than ever.
Visitors can take advantage of the range of comfortable amenities these resorts offer, as well as
the host of fun activities to be found here. There are white sand beaches and some of the best snorkeling
and diving to be found anywhere in the Caribbean. The world’s second largest barrier reef is right off shore and provides a view of spectacular underwater gardens and colourful marine life.

The island’s only town of San Pedro is the ultimate in “laid back” ambiance, with sandy streets traversed
by golf cart where visitors can go from shop to shop or from one restaurant or bar to another, to eat delicious seafood or Belizean fare and sip Belikin beer or rum punch - two island favourites. Here are
just a fewof the special packages that can be found on

The Villas at Banyan Bay (, an all-suite luxury resort, offers a 4-person beachfront suite for US$195 plus taxes, based on four-person occupancy. With regular rates of $360 per night, the summer rates are now as low as $49 per person, per night.

Each elegantly appointed suite features a Jacuzzi, air conditioning and cable television, a full kitchen,large resort pool, a water sports center and is just 15 minutes walk from San Pedro.

The Sundiver Beach Resort (, with its white sand beaches just inches from the doorstep,
a fresh water swimming pool and well-appointed air-conditioned rooms, is offering a 5-night package for US$600 per person, based
on double occupancy


The package includes five 2-tank dives, oceanfront accommodations, in-country flights to the island from
the international airport in Belize City, three ala carte meals per day, all sodas, juices, beer and alcoholic beverages, excluding wine, champagne and scotches, use of snorkeling equipment and
sea kayaks, Internet use and use of boat service to San Pedro.

Divers will love the summer deal that awaits them at
Belizean Shores Resort (, which is priced at US$530 for a 7-night stay, per person
and based on double occupancy. This full-service beachfront resort offers sea or pool view air-conditioned suites, each with
a spacious master bedroom, fully equipped kitchen, dining
and living room area and private balcony or patio.

The resort
is known for its large pool with pool bar and hot tub, and the Laguna Grill restaurant that serves up delicious Belizean fare.

So what are you waiting for a recommendation from Caribbean Travel News?!