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Placentia #18375
07/24/04 06:07 PM
07/24/04 06:07 PM
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 591
Catatonic Motivator Offline OP
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OK, we're looking for a little quieter, less populated spot than AC for the kids' spring break and are considering Placentia. We all dive, fish and like good food and a nice place to stay. Cost isn't the first concern, a good, safe, memorable trip is.

Any feedback for me? Places to stay, guides/dive shops preferred, lay of the land, etc.

Been to SP multiple times and would like a new experience.


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Re: Placentia #18376
07/24/04 09:34 PM
07/24/04 09:34 PM
Joined: Mar 2001
Posts: 11,061
Rockport, Maine
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laid back, Placencia is

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Re: Placentia #18377
07/24/04 10:33 PM
07/24/04 10:33 PM
Joined: Apr 2002
Posts: 591
Catatonic Motivator Offline OP
Catatonic Motivator  Offline OP
Oops. Guess I'd better learn to spell first.<G>

Anybody got anything more than klcman for me? I kind of had that part figured out.

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Re: Placentia #18378
07/25/04 10:05 AM
07/25/04 10:05 AM
Joined: Dec 2000
Posts: 105
Olathe Co
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I always try to spend a few days in Placincia in order to get over the crazyness of AC.. I stay in town, Westwinds hotel. mostly because it is right on the beach and the owner George is a true piece of work and I mean that in a good way.There are plenty of others as well, just do a search. I have had plenty of good dives with Seahorse Dive Shop, but there are several others as well. There is only 1 dive shop that I would avoid and if you ask around you will know which one. If you are looking for wild partys,night life and dancing, be prepared to generate it yourself. The place is starting to really look up since the Hurricane all but wiped it out 3 years ago. Heve fun..

Re: Placentia #18379
07/25/04 10:29 AM
07/25/04 10:29 AM
Joined: Oct 2003
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Djean Offline
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from the sounds of what you want , I recommend Robert's Grove in Placencia.

Re: Placentia #18380
07/25/04 12:15 PM
07/25/04 12:15 PM
Joined: Nov 2000
Posts: 6,251
NYgal Offline
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We found a great place last year, MayaBreeze Inn. It's on the Placencia peninsula. They can arrange any and all tours and diving. Look them over. They are North of Roberts Grove.

They have cabins on the beach, good sized and priced as well, nicely decorated and very, very clean. Buddy and Tressa are great hosts.

I just talked with Tressa the other night. We're going back there again this next trip.

For some reason their email isn't working on the website, call the 800 number smile ( email may be working by now )

Ask all the questions you want, they will honestly answer them laugh

Re: Placentia #18381
07/25/04 01:10 PM
07/25/04 01:10 PM
Joined: Oct 2001
Posts: 46
BrigitteBachmann Offline
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try these two sites for some good info

Re: Placentia #18382
08/11/04 07:12 AM
08/11/04 07:12 AM
Joined: Oct 2001
Posts: 6,263
San Pedro AC Belize
Diane Campbell Offline
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Check out Kitty's Place.

Re: Placentia #18383
08/11/04 11:20 AM
08/11/04 11:20 AM
Joined: Jul 2004
Posts: 7
upstate sc/caye caulker
plantman Offline
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I second Kitty's. It is about a mile out of town, but a really good place for kids. There is good swimming right off their beach and now they have a pool. It is just south of the airstrip. ENJOY!

Re: Placentia #18384
08/11/04 01:39 PM
08/11/04 01:39 PM
Joined: Oct 2000
Posts: 717
Guy Texas, USA
Richard Chambers Offline
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Stayed at the Cozy Corner this past may in Placencia. If you are looking for a bargain we only paid $51us/nite. A/C AND 2 double beds with full bath. Very clean with the bar and restaurant on the beach.

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