The Villas at Banyan Bay is very definitely a luxury hotel on Ambergris Caye, Belize, and a great place to spend a Belize family vacation. All the accommodation is in two bedroom villas, with lovely views of the Caribbean and the Great Belize Barrier Reef.
The beachfront villas come with fully equipped kitchens, huge living areas, even Jacuzzis in the master bathroom. The quality of the furnishings is as you would expect in a luxury hotel, and the overall design of the place is very much contemporary.
What makes the Villas At Banyan Bay the perfect destination for a Belize family vacation are in fact a number of things. Firstly the two bedroom villas means tons of room to spread out in, so unlike most hotels you aren’t literally treading on each other’s feet all the time. You can literally spread out and relax. The fully equipped kitchen gives the family more dining options so you spend less money.
By the way, there are a couple of food store type grocery shops not far away so obtaining the food is easy, and in fact the staff at the Villas At Banyan Bay will stock you up before arrival if you want that.
Families usually means a need for activities for the children, teenagers, whatever. Situated beachfront to Banyan Bay which is probably the best beach on the island, so when the children have finished on the beach, and the lovely warm turquoise sea, then the swimming pool is just a few paces away.
Obviously most of the activities are sea based, and a Belize family vacation will go to a new level if you use banyan Bay’s Dive Shop. There are very experienced staff here who will assess your levels of competence in the water and tailor their advice accordingly.
Whatever you choose, remember that the Great Belize Barrier Reef is right next door to Ambergris Caye, so great snorkelling trips are just minutes away, and even an apprehensive child can literally have their hand held so they can experience the beauty of the Coral Gardens.
For family members with diving experience there is the Blue Hole Dive Trip and Turneffe Island, which are just two unmissable dives. For those family members lacking diving certificates there are PADI Open Water Dive Courses run by the Dive Shop.
Finally the ultimate family experience at the Hol Chan Reserve and Shark Ray Alley where the guides will put you in the water with real sharks and sting rays.
The sharks by the way are ‘Nurse Sharks,’ which are totally harmless but makes for great photography and close up too!!
There are so many snorkelling trips you could take a different one every day of your two week stay at the Villas At Banyan Bay.
Other family activities could include fishing, after all Belize is one of the top fishing destinations in the world, or take one or more of a number of tours to the rivers, jungles and Maya ruins. The Villas At Banyan Bay has a top guide to share everything Belize has to offer for a top Belize family vacation.
Finally if food is important to you then Rico’s restaurant is considered to be one of the best on Ambergris Caye, so you will be able to enjoy great meals here.
Choose the Villas At Banyan Bay for your Belize family vacation, and enjoy one of the best luxury hotels around. And don’t overlook Belize travel deals available to get you there.