Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Page 1 of 2 1 2
anyone know about Hotel del Rio or Ruby's or Paradise #59621
12/02/02 10:34 PM
12/02/02 10:34 PM
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 5
USA
J
John Andre Offline OP
 
John Andre  Offline OP
J
I am planning on visiting San pedro in Jan and am looking for budget minded quiet place to stay for a few days to write. Can anyone recomend a place?

Re: anyone know about Hotel del Rio or Ruby's or Paradise #59622
12/02/02 11:38 PM
12/02/02 11:38 PM
Joined: Oct 2001
Posts: 288
Seattle, WA USA
T
trina Offline
 
trina  Offline
T
I would try Lily's, Martha's or Hideaways'. I would NOT recommend Ruby's. I stayed there last June and it was extremely noisy; I didn't get a good night's sleep the entire week. If you're into non-stop partying, it would be the place to stay. If not, skip it.

Re: anyone know about Hotel del Rio or Ruby's or Paradise #59623
12/02/02 11:40 PM
12/02/02 11:40 PM
Joined: Oct 2002
Posts: 307
USA
Mexicana Offline
 
Mexicana  Offline
Hola,

I can't help you with your questions...but I am interested in your writing? Is it a novel or ?? Just curious! Belize is a terrific place for inspiration regardless. Have fun!
Mexicana smile cool wink

Re: anyone know about Hotel del Rio or Ruby's or Paradise #59624
12/03/02 12:09 AM
12/03/02 12:09 AM
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 5
USA
J
John Andre Offline OP
 
John Andre  Offline OP
J
Hi, Mexicana Not sure how to use this system yet. It's the first time I ever used a chat room format. Slowly working on my all american novel. John Andre

Re: anyone know about Hotel del Rio or Ruby's or Paradise #59625
12/03/02 12:14 AM
12/03/02 12:14 AM
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 5
USA
J
John Andre Offline OP
 
John Andre  Offline OP
J
Quote
Originally posted by Mexicana:
Hola,

I can't help you with your questions...but I am interested in your writing? Is it a novel or ?? Just curious! Belize is a terrific place for inspiration regardless. Have fun!
Mexicana smile cool wink

Re: anyone know about Hotel del Rio or Ruby's or Paradise #59626
12/03/02 12:15 AM
12/03/02 12:15 AM
Joined: Dec 2002
Posts: 5
USA
J
John Andre Offline OP
 
John Andre  Offline OP
J
Quote
Originally posted by Mexicana:
Hola,

I can't help you with your questions...but I am interested in your writing? Is it a novel or ?? Just curious! Belize is a terrific place for inspiration regardless. Have fun!
Mexicana smile cool wink

Re: anyone know about Hotel del Rio or Ruby's or Paradise #59627
12/03/02 09:22 AM
12/03/02 09:22 AM
Joined: Oct 2001
Posts: 6,160
San Pedro AC Belize
Diane Campbell Offline
.
Diane Campbell  Offline
Try The Tides - quiet location, great folks.

Re: anyone know about Hotel del Rio or Ruby's or Paradise #59628
12/03/02 03:35 PM
12/03/02 03:35 PM
Joined: Jun 2002
Posts: 278
Willard, Mo.,USA
Mel S Offline
 
Mel S  Offline
Hello, I've stayed in Hotel del Rio several times. It is out of the town a little bit towards north near the Channel or River. They have some nice Cabanas right near the sea. They have a nice long pier, it is great for snorkeling and fishing. Of course, snorkeling around the piers is not as exciting as the reef, but it is still a kick. Fido and Linda were the owners, but i have not been there for two and a half years. There maybe a new owner, as there was a rumor someone else bought it. Overall, we really liked it, and this june we will be back hopefully. Best-Wishes, mel s........


Mel Sinderman
Re: anyone know about Hotel del Rio or Ruby's or Paradise #59629
12/03/02 08:38 PM
12/03/02 08:38 PM
Joined: Aug 2000
Posts: 45
Muskego. wi.usa
D
D brandt Offline
 
D brandt  Offline
D
Dear John Andre:
I agree with Trina we didn't care for Ruby either.
To noisy!! You get what you pay for...
We go every year in Feb and stay at Lilies.
Good price, Very clean, Friendly owner . Wonderful
Porch to sit and watch everything that is going on. Right in the middle of everything...
If I needed peace and quiet I probably would go to
the Tides. Nice place on the beach ,friendly owners, on the edge of town.
We are lucky this year and are going to rent a house on the beach right next to the Tides.
If you get a chance try a sunset cruise on the
El Gato Catamaran. It is SOOOOOOO relaxing.
Big dave

Re: anyone know about Hotel del Rio or Ruby's or Paradise #59630
12/04/02 10:33 AM
12/04/02 10:33 AM
Joined: Apr 2000
Posts: 3,054
Asheville, NC USA
Lan Sluder/Belize First Offline
.
Lan Sluder/Belize First  Offline
I think The Tides is great, but I wouldn't put it in the budget category. I haven't checked rates lately, but last time they were in the US$85 range. Sanpedrano, Ruby's and couple of other places are really the only budget lodging in San Pedro. Most budget travelers are going to go to Caye Caulker, where The Tides would be a luxury property and there are only couple of places with doubles over US$100.

--Lan Sluder


Lan Sluder/Belize First
http://www.belizefirst.com
Page 1 of 2 1 2

Links
Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
Maruba Beach Klub and Spa is the premiere Secret Beach spa and restaurant located on the crystal blue waters of the Caribbean Sea at the center of Secret Beach, Belize
First Class Accommodations for the Budget Traveler

Things to do

News
Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
BelizeNews.com
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Amandala
ReefTV
Love FM
The Reporter
PLUS TV
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater
San Pedro Fun Finder
Paradise Guy Event Calendar
Cayo Event Calendar

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Belize Happy Adventures
Conch Creative
Caribbean Culture & Lifestyle
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Click for Ian Anderson's Caves Branch, Welcome to a World of Adventure
Lil Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
April
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30
Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
ShoutChat Box
Who's Online Now
0 registered members (), 233 guests, and 0 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Forums44
Topics70,919
Posts479,776
Members19,614
Most Online2,982
Jan 29th, 2019



AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.

Powered by UBB.threads™ PHP Forum Software 7.7.1