Lying nestled in natural vegetation overlooking the Caribbean Sea and the second largest barrier reef in the world, the Xanadu Island resort is an award winning eco-friendly destination for anyone seeking both rest and adventure.
Ambergris Caye is the largest of Belize’s Cayes and the Xanadu Island Resort is located on this Caye just 1 mile from San Pedro, the largest and most active of the island’s towns. This allows guests the privacy of a secluded resort but is also in easy reach of the San Pedro nightlife.
The variety of different rooms include both Garden View and Oceanfront Suites on the ground floor and Garden View and Oceanfront Loft Suites on the second floor, 2 bedroom Garden View or Oceanfront Suites and 3 bedroom Garden View or Oceanfront Suites. All choices come with cable TV, private safe, air-conditioning and ceiling fan, complimentary Wi-Fi, veranda complete with hammock and fully equipped kitchens.
Food & Dinning
Although the resort does not have its own restaurant, there are some of Belize’s best restaurants located in San Pedro Town, just a pleasant stroll away.
Even though located just a few steps from the beautiful Caribbean waters, the resort has its own pool. In order for guests to freely explore both the sea and the island, use of kayaks and bikes are complimentary for guests, as are the use of snorkel, mask and fins. Manicures, pedicures, massages and facials can all be arranged in the privacy of your accommodation.
Staff & Service
This is a family run resort and their meticulous attention to detail is evident in the on resort nature trail and in the attention paid to being eco-friendly with everything being used at the resort, carefully being recycled.
Many of the local attractions are centre around the fact that the reef is so close and so snorkelling, diving and fishing are among the most popular, especially perhaps swimming among the sharks in Shark Rey Alley. Many people opt to take day excursions to the main land to see the wonders of the rainforests and the Maya Mountains with their cave tubing, jungle explorations and zip lining.
Golf Carts are the preferred method of transportation on the island and although they are available for rent at this resort, look out for special offers as they can include free use of a golf cart for 24 hours with stays of up to 7 nights and 48 hours for stays of up to 10.