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Paya Bay Resort

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Ontario
Reviewed 1 February 2013

We spent 2 weeks at Paya Bay and loved it. The web site is a good representation of the hotel and grounds. The family oriented staff was friendly and so helpful, even to the point of bringing hot lemonade with honey to our room when they learned my husband was sick with a fever. (the day after we arrived; he...

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Reviewed 24 January 2013

We arranged a day trip directly with Paya Bay during our stop on the Carnival Magic. It was a truly relaxing experience once we arrived. Located on the far east end of Roatan, Paya Bay is very quiet with a wonderful view of the reef. The staff is attentive and responsive. Because Paya Bay is not part of Carnival's "official"...

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montreal
Reviewed 20 January 2013

Beautiful, excellent service, food and location. No Cruise crowds as western bay . I suggest to stay in these hotel and do à tour to west bay instead of thé opposite . They have à Nice bay, à small beach with a little pool, trecking trails, possibility to visit pigeon cay, and their driver José is amazing. Naturisme at its...

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2Thank Claudia_QTZ
Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed 21 December 2012

Spent the day and it was great. Lunch was outstanding and service was also outstanding. Can't wait till we come back. The only people on beach were me and the wife. Weather was perfect and the water a little cool but nice. Just another outstanding stay.

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3Thank Rested478
Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 4 December 2012

Sadly, reviewers cannot give half stars - we would actually given Paya Bay 4 1/2 stars. The only hitch, but one that set the tone of the stay was a failure for the hotel shuttle to pick us up at the airport. When we tried to call the hotel they had the wrong phone number on our email confirmation as...

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3Thank Randy P
Clinton, NJ
Reviewed 21 November 2012

My wife and I recently took advantage of Paya Bay's "two for one" special. Our stay was full of likes & dislikes! Likes: Paya Bay is on the remote East End of Roatan away from the built-up areas of the island. The property is very natural and almost appears untouched. The Cliffside Rooms (I highly recommend Room #4) hang over...

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roatanguy, General Manager at Paya Bay Resort, responded to this review

Customer satisfaction is of utmost importance to us here at Paya Bay Resort. The issues raised by this client are being investigated and steps will be taken to rectify procedures as necessary.

Washington DC
Reviewed 20 November 2012

My wife and I just came back from an eight day stay at Paya Bay, from November 10th to the 18th, taking advantage of their two for one off season special. There were many things we liked and some things we did not like. What we liked: Number one was our fellow guests: We met the most delightful people! We...

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roatanguy, General Manager at Paya Bay Resort, responded to this review

Customer satisfaction is of utmost importance to us here at Paya Bay Resort. The issues raised by this client are being investigated and steps will be taken to rectify procedures as necessary.

Lake Charles, Louisiana
Reviewed 16 November 2012

We stayed here in a cliff room one night of our trip to Roatan. Thursday nights the Garifuna perform, it was entertaining and fun. The breezes here seemed to be the best on the island, great views as well.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 16 November 2012

To begin with, let me say that Paya Bay is probably one of the prettiest resorts on the island and offers many options for all types of people. We went to Roatan to look for property and knew that spending the whole week there would be wasteful this time, so decided to just book one night as we didnt want...

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roatanguy, General Manager at Paya Bay Resort, responded to this review

Customer satisfaction is of utmost importance to us here at Paya Bay Resort. The issues raised by this client are being investigated and steps will be taken to rectify procedures as necessary.

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 15 November 2012

The previous 2 reviews are 'right on'---a great resort with clean rooms, awesome views, excellant food, reasonably priced drinks, CO areas, and snorkel trips to the nearby reef! A few ideas that might help you plan your trip there: --If you want to save a few bucks, have the driver stop at a grocery store after they pick you up...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Paya Bay Beach Resort is Roatan's Ultimate Escape. Located on the pristine east end, it is Roatan's premier boutique hotel. Perched atop a bluff with private beaches on each side, Paya Bay features 10 uniquely designed rooms and an amazing restaurant. Paya Bay's on-site dive operation, Dive Roatan, specializes in underwater tours and training for one to ten divers. Paya Bay also offers: flats fishing, boat tours, hiking and of course relaxation. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Paya Bay Resort

Address: Main Highway, East End, Roatan 00000, Honduras
Region: Honduras > Bay Islands > Roatan
Price Range: RM691 - RM1,026 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Paya Bay Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Paya Bay Hotel Roatan
Paya Bay Beach Dive Hotel
Paya Bay Beach Dive Resort
Paya Bay Resort Roatan, Honduras - Bay Islands
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