Turtle Inn is a 25-room beachfront paradise resort hotel offering a perfect balance between luxury and natural beauty. Accommodations consist of iindividual thatched cottages, decorated with handcrafted Balinese furnishings and naturally cooled by the ever-present sea breezes. Just steps beyond your private deck, the white-sand beach dissolves into the clear Caribbean ocean. In addition, two swimming pools offer a choice of freshwater and saltwater bathing.
Why Choose Turtle Inn
With its friendly, attentive staff, two restaurants, a rejuvenating spa and idyllic seafront setting, Turtle Inn is a perfect refuge for those seeking a stress-relieving getaway. The unique location also provides a wealth of exciting activities. The coral reef just offshore offers some of the best diving and scuba in the world, and their dive shop can accommodate the needs of both beginners and experienced divers. Inland hikes to hidden lagoons, canoe trips up the Monkey River and bicycle rides into town await you at Turtle Inn.
Accommodations at Turtle Inn
Accommodations are in individual thatched cottages, decorated with handcrafted Balinese furnishings and naturally cooled by the ever-present sea breezes. Just steps beyond your private deck, the white-sand beach dissolves into the clear Caribbean ocean. In addition, two swimming pools offer a choice of freshwater and saltwater bathing.
Dining at Turtle Inn
Fresh seafood and traditional Italian cooking come together at Turtle Inn’s flagship restaurant, The Mare. Local fish is brought in daily from the fertile reefs just offshore and fresh vegetables are delivered from their organic garden.
A changing daily menu offers such dishes as ceviche and gazpacho, fish cooked in a sea-salt crust and a selection of pizzas made to order in a wood-burning oven. The Mare offers a relaxed dining experience beneath the towering vaulted thatch roof, with incredible views out to sea.
Activities at Turtle Inn
The Caribbean’s largest barrier reef lies just offshore from Turtle Inn, offering divers a magnificent diversity of coral and marine life to explore.
Clear, calm waters combined with an abundance of fascinating coral and fish make Placencia a premier spot for snorkeling.
Troll, spin-cast or drop-fish in some of the most populated waters in the Caribbean. Barracuda, king mackerel, snapper, grouper, tuna and snook are among the many species that thrive here.
The sunset over the distant Maya Mountains is nothing short of spectacular and there is no better place to see it from than the calm waters of the Placencia Lagoon. The cruise generally lasts from 60 to 90 minutes and includes hors d’oeuvres and Coppola wines
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Address: Placencia Village Stann Creek District, Belize