Belize, formerly British Honduras, is Central America’s only English speaking country.
Immortalized by Madonna in her worldwide hit ‘La Isla Bonita’, Ambergris Caye is the largest island in Belize, and rated #1 in the world (2 years running!) by Trip Advisor. It is paradise for divers, snorkelers, scuba and fishing enthusiasts, and for ecotourism, with the Belize Barrier Reef, a natural wonder of the world and a UNESCO World Heritage site, and the world’s 2nd largest at 190 miles, running the island’s entire 26 miles length. The heart of the island, San Pedro, is a picture postcard setting, bustling with colourfully painted houses, restaurants and bars, while just north, over the cutest little toll bridge, lay WOW Factor’s 2 luxury condo properties, Grand Caribe and Coco Beach Resorts.
Ambergris Caye was the hub of Belizean maritime trade for centuries, and a center of Mayan culture, but the gin clear waters of the Caribbean sea, the lush tropical vegetation, the perfect climate, and above all, the amazing coral reef system just half mile off shore, has transformed Ambergris Caye into the water-sports capital of Central America. The Great Blue Hole, Turneffe Islands, Shark Ray Alley, Hol Chan Marine Reserve, Mexico Rocks, Lighthouse Reef are all just a short boat ride away.
Multiple flights from US cities to Belize City, a 15 minute small aircraft flight to San Pedro, then a 15 minute water taxi to your resort, along the stunning coastal scenery of Ambergris Caye.
Grand Caribe Belize is a luxury Caribbean Resort located about 2 miles north of San Pedro, on Ambergris Caye. Every condo has breath-taking views of the Caribbean Sea, and the Belize Barrier Reef. The property has 500 feet of beautiful sandy beach, 3 swimming pools, pool bar and grill, hot tubs and private dining. WOW Factor offers 2 bedroom, 2 bath condo, sleeping 6 (with 2 children under 8), Upgrades are available for larger groups.
Nestled 3.5 miles north of San Pedro on the island of Ambergris Cay, Coco Beach Resort is a haven for romance, barefoot luxury, relaxation, and adventure. This 4 star luxury beach resort offers the utmost in beachfront relaxation, including two large free form swimming pools, swim-up pool bar, Jacuzzi and water slide. Accommodations are in 2 bedroom, 2 bath condos, sleeping 4.
Golf carts and bicycles are the preferred mode of travel. North of the toll bridge the roads are unpaved and deeply rutted, making taxi transportation very uncomfortable and expensive. Water taxis along the stunning Ambergris Caye coast are the most efficient and enjoyable way to explore.