Previous Thread
Next Thread
Print Thread
Questions on Victoria House #63565
02/25/03 08:59 PM
02/25/03 08:59 PM
Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 6
belizebound Offline OP
belizebound  Offline OP
We're going to Belize the first week of July and I've been looking at the Victoria House website. Has anyone stayed there or know anything about it? I've never been to Belize before.

Re: Questions on Victoria House #63566
02/25/03 09:40 PM
02/25/03 09:40 PM
Joined: Oct 1999
Posts: 68,947
oregon, spr
Marty Offline

Marty  Offline
Its very nice, excellent rooms, beautiful new pool, very nice grounds with nice row of palms right along the beach... dive shop right there. nice kayaking area, great bar with the best frozen limeades that ever touched my lips. I'm jonesing for one thinking about it.

they will take very good care of you.

here's a few pics...


Re: Questions on Victoria House #63567
02/25/03 10:13 PM
02/25/03 10:13 PM
Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 19
drcasual Offline
drcasual  Offline
We stayed there 3 years ago (before the pool) and it was nice. We stayed at Xanadu this year and had a good time but went over to Victoria House for the killer club sandwich at their bar/restaurant. I've heard the food has gotten much better although we enjoyed it then. It's a couple of miles from town. I think you'll really enjoy it. One afternoon we had a guy named Pancho (from the dock service) take us fishing/snorkeling and had a ball. You'll really enjoy yourselves. And the new pool is beautiful.

Re: Questions on Victoria House #63568
02/25/03 10:48 PM
02/25/03 10:48 PM
Joined: Feb 2003
Posts: 6
belizebound Offline OP
belizebound  Offline OP
Any particular reason that you switched from Victoria House? Also how is the food. Do they have good fishing guides?

Re: Questions on Victoria House #63569
02/25/03 11:07 PM
02/25/03 11:07 PM
Joined: May 2000
Posts: 3,281
Barbara K Offline
Barbara K  Offline
Excellent Fishing guides (The Bradley Brothers). I have heard mixed reports on the food lately.

Re: Questions on Victoria House #63570
02/26/03 11:40 AM
02/26/03 11:40 AM
Joined: Feb 2002
Posts: 50
pfarrell Offline
pfarrell  Offline
We stayed there last June.

Had a wonderful time. Very relaxed. Grounds are lovely.

here's my trip report


and some photos

Re: Questions on Victoria House #63571
02/26/03 01:12 PM
02/26/03 01:12 PM
Joined: May 2002
Posts: 1,336
toad Offline
toad  Offline
pimp palace

Re: Questions on Victoria House #63572
02/26/03 02:58 PM
02/26/03 02:58 PM
Joined: Jan 2003
Posts: 19
drcasual Offline
drcasual  Offline
We switched because of $$. Jenny from Capricorn Travel recommended it and she had originally set us up at VH our first trip. Xanadu only has 10 rooms and is a nice little spot. I believe the fellow who owns Victoria House has a place at Xanadu. It's also about 10 minutes closer to town by foot w/free bikes & kayaks. VH is much more "refined" I guess. We liked them both. Another kind of upscale looking place was Banyon Bay, they had good food too. Xanadu has a full kitchen which was nice, but the grounds are much smaller. It was a great place to take trips from and had a nice pool.

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

Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Love FM
The Reporter
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

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

San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
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.
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
1 registered members (1 invisible), 116 guests, and 0 spiders.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Statistics
Most Online2,982
Jan 29th, 2019 HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory 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