Destination guide

Travel to tranquil Ambergris Caye

The beaches and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Ambergris Caye. Well known for its snorkeling, diving and fishing, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Ambergris Caye

Are you looking for attractions to visit in the city? Travelers enjoy Ambergris Caye for its snorkeling, fishing and scuba diving. Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Ambergris Caye a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • GoFish Belize (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Reef Runner Glass Bottom Boat (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Caye Caulker Sand Volleyball Court (18.8 mi / 30.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Ambergris Caye

Travelers appreciate the spectacular coral reefs and island views, which is just a taste of what Ambergris Caye has to offer. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Ambergris Caye is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mexico Rocks (2.2 mi / 3.5 km)
  • Secret Beach (3 mi / 4.8 km)
  • San Pedro Central Park (6 mi / 9.7 km)
  • Bacalar Chico National Park & Marine Reserve (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
  • Hol Chan Marine Reserve (11.5 mi / 18.5 km)
  • Caye Caulker Forest Reserve (16.2 mi / 26.1 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Ambergris Caye

The nearest airport is in San Pedro (SPR), located 6.2 mi (10 km) from the city center. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you might consider flying into Caye Caulker (CUK), which is 19.4 mi (31.3 km) away.

Where to stay near Ambergris Caye?

Our 2019 vacation rental listings offer a large selection of 718 house rentals near Ambergris Caye. From 103 Houses to 91 Villas, find unique vacation rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Ambergris Caye for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ambergris Caye?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Ambergris Caye. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Mexico: 30,770 vacation rentals
  • San Pedro: 668 vacation rentals
  • Quintana Roo: 9,178 vacation rentals
  • Caye Caulker: 536 vacation rentals
  • North America: 548,711 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Ambergris Caye! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when travelling by plane to Ambergris Caye?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of lodging choices in Ambergris Caye are:

  • San Pedro Airport (SPR): 736 home rentals
  • Caye Chapel Airport (CYC): 600 home rentals
  • Caye Caulker Airport (CUK): 686 home rentals

For other airports, please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

Near which points of interest can I spend my holiday in Ambergris Caye?

HomeAway offers a large selection of lodging choices near lovely places in Ambergris Caye. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Shipstern Nature Reserve: 30 vacation homes
  • Belizean Melody Art Gallery: 738 vacation homes
  • Caye Caulker Sand Volleyball Court: 694 vacation homes
  • San Pedro Central Park: 739 vacation homes
  • San Pedro Church: 737 vacation homes

But there are many other points of interest around Ambergris Caye listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.