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    Pelican Beach - South Water Caye

    Dangriga, South Water Caye 00000, Belize
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    • Excellent84%
    • Very good11%
    • Average1%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the cottages” (12 reviews)
    “night snorkel” (11 reviews)
    “boat ride” (17 reviews)
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Private Balcony
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Pelican Beach is a special island treasure that is well-tended by wonderful people who give their all to ensure your experience of this earthly paradise. I dream often of return trip number eight and will book that soon before it's too late to get in!...More

    Thank Tellurian
    Reviewed 19 August 2017

    Staying at Pelican Beach -South Water Caye is like taking a step out of the real world. It provides its guests with a chance to truly unwind and chill. Leonard and his team are excellent hosts, Great snorkeling is available closeby.with Captain, Richard The birds...More

    Thank jhjennyhb1
    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    I spent two nights and three days in the cottage quaintly named 'Ospry's Nest' and my entire experience was beautiful. I could go on to tell you about the food, the marine life, the views, the night sky, the kind staff, but it would never...More

    Thank carolynpaseiro
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    Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

    I hesitated to write a review, not wanting too many people discovering this piece of heaven. But Leonard and crew at the resort deserve a shout out. Simply said, they made us feel so welcome and comfortable that after 3 days, they felt like family....More

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Reviewed 3 August 2017

    We stopped here for three days before leaving Belize. This has to be the most beautiful spot in the world. You can witness incredible sunrises and sunsets. Imagine snorkeling in crystal clear waters just steps from your door. The staff is amazing and very accommodating....More

    Thank earsm
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    8 October 2017|
    Response from Tellurian | Reviewed this property |
    The water is delightful! My husband and I have returned to Pelican Beach many times particularly because it has such great snorkeling right from the beach. The staff and accommodations are great too.
    Wendy E
    7 September 2017|
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    Response from PelicanBeachResort | Property representative |
    We are not aware of any other property in this area using the name "Retreat". Pelican Beach Resort on South Water Caye is a property owned MANY years ago by the Sisters of Mercy and the main lodge (now called Pelican's... More
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