Cayo Espanto

San Pedro, Belize

Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

    For 2018 & 2019:
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • $100 USD Equivalent Spa Services credit, to be utilized during stay (not combinable, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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PROPERTY SIZE: 7 rooms
ROOM STYLE: Classic
VIBE: Casual
Adventure Beach Ecotourism

Cayo Espanto

Address:
Ambergris Caye
P.O. 244
San Pedro,
Belize
Nearest Airport:
San Pedro (SPR)
0 mi / 0 km

Hotel Features

At the Hotel

Features

  • 24-hour Security
  • Air Conditioning
  • All-inclusive
  • Children's Programs
  • Internet Access
  • Shopping
  • Villas

Services

  • Babysitting Services
  • Complimentary Airport Transfers
  • Concierge Desk
  • House Safe
  • Laundry/Dry Cleaning/Pressing
  • Room Service 24-hours
  • Turndown Service
  • Wakeup Calls
  • Wedding Services


Recreation
  • Fitness Center
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Water Sports


In Your Room
  • Butler Service
  • Complimentary Coffee/Tea
  • Hair Dryer

About Us

Discover your own private island at Cayo Espanto where paradise and luxury come together as one. Cayo Espanto is an intimate, five-star, World Class resort created for the discriminating few who demand the best life has to offer. We invite you to spend enchanting evenings and unforgettable days overlooking the Caribbean while our staff anticipates your every need.

Located three miles from San Pedro in the calm waters of the Western Caribbean, off the coast of Belize, Cayo Espanto is truly a spectacular and private retreat. Although Belize isles than two hours from Miami, Houston and Charlotte, it remains virtually undiscovered.

With only six villas, one over-water bungalow and a staff to guest ratio of two to one, you will always feel as if you have the entire island to yourself. A private, sea front, freshwater pool in every luxurious villa, romantic dining on your personal verandah or private dock and breathtaking alfresco showers are just a few of the memories guests will take home with them. Your Private Island dining will surpass your every expectation. Our medal winning creations will be tailored with your personal cravings in mind.

Serene days begin with a stunning sunrise and breakfast brought to you in bed.Anglers come from all over the globe for the unbelievable fly fishing within casting distance of your villa. Whether it is bonefish, tarpon, or permit, the chase is all around.Belize with the second longest barrier reef in the world (only ten minutes away) World Class snorkeling and SCUBA diving are just a part of the adventure that awaits you.

Adventurous days are followed by even more romantic evenings, as quiet hammocks swaying in the breeze lull you into relaxation. You will then understand why Cayo Espanto is considered the “jewel box” of the Caribbean, the perfect setting to embrace your loved one as the most unforgettable sunset disappears into the sea and all of your desires are met. Let Cayo Espanto exceed all fantasies of your own tropical paradise.

Amenities include: air-conditioning, stand up paddle board, sea kayaks, Hobie Kat Wave catamaran sailboats, water trampoline, swimming platform, Red Cross Certified Staff, butler’s pantry, CD/DVD library, wireless internet, iPod docking station, stereo, satellite TV, DVD/VCR, fresh towels laid by the pool throughout the day, oversized robes, iced towels delivered while sunbathing, complimentary daytime boat service to and from San Pedro and a bed dressed in Egyptian luxury linens. Private dive and fishing tours can be arranged, as well as, trips to the rainforest and the many Maya Ruins.

Best of the Best

Just two hours from Miami, Atlanta, Charlotte and Houston, a private-island paradise awaits. Cayo Espanto is home to seven intimate villas, each overlooking the Caribbean and pampering guests with private plunge pool and the services of an exceptional private chef and personal houseman. If you can tear yourself away from these sybaritic accommodations, take advantage of the sea kayaks and sailboats, full spa services, world-class fly-fishing for tarpon and bonefish, Mayan ruins tours, jungle trips and stellar snorkeling along the world's second-longest barrier reef. Full island rental is available for the most decadent vacations.

Advisor Tip

Be prepared to have all five senses awakened and pampered by your Private Villa staff. Dinner each evening is at a surprise location around the island. –Barbara A.E. Fishman Peachtree City, Georgia

Location

Address
Ambergris Caye
P.O. 244
San Pedro,
Belize
Nearest Airport
San Pedro (SPR), 0 Miles / 0 Kilometers

Guest Rooms & Suites

Casa Ventanas (no pool)

Casa Ventanas (no pool)

Our one bedroom, over-the-water bungalow is designed in the same style as all of our other villas. It is thoughtfully appointed with every imaginable comfort, custom-crafted furnishings and amenities. This unique bungalow is the most intimate, romantic and most popular accommodation on the island. Casa Ventanas is at the end of a dock that stretches over 150 feet off the island for the ultimate in privacy. Surrounded on all sides by the beautiful, turquoise blue Caribbean Sea, Casa Ventanas is a picture perfect window into the exotic water world of Belize. Guests are always enchanted by all of the sea life swimming right past or under their bungalow. One bedroom (1000+ square feet)

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Air Conditioning
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Casa Solana

Casa Solana

Our NEW, one bedroom, ocean-front bungalow, Casa Solana is secluded on the western tip of our island, allowing guests to bask in the warm glow of Cayo Espanto's best sunsets. This bungalow's distinctive Caribbean architecture

and chic island decor creates a refreshing and relaxing atmosphere for guests to unwind with an expansive verandah, separate dining area, private infinity plunge pool and dock. 1500+ square feet.

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Air Conditioning
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Casa Brisa

Casa Brisa

Enjoy the best natural breeze on the island in Casa Brisa. Relax your mind and your body in your private plunge pool positioned on your private verandah, for beautiful views of our turquoise lagoon. Spend your days soaking up the spectacular Caribbean vista from your own private dock. Choose between a pair of twin beds or one king bed in your secluded hideaway, which also features exquisite Yves De Lormes sheets, cabbage bark ceilings, mosquito netting, large Santa Rosa verandahs and private dock. One bedroom (1500+ square feet)

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
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Casa Manana

Casa Manana

Seize the day in this majestic ocean front villa, complete with private dock, personal plunge pool. Bask in the royal treatment you deserve. Casa Manana's king size bed and lavish Egyptian cotton sheets, positioned in the center of the villa, is surrounded by romantic mosquito netting and a 180 degree wrap-around view of the Caribbean. Other indulgent features include granite counter tops and exotic hardwood cabinets. One bedroom (1500+ square feet)

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Air Conditioning
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Casa Olita

Casa Olita

Casa Olita will charm you with its sophistication and seclusion. After you gaze at exquisite Caribbean vistas at your private dock, take a dip in your personal plunge pool or cool off in the alfresco showers. It's your choice. Toast to your honeymoon or simply embrace your loved one in the enchanting walled garden. Other luxurious touches include, a king size bed dressed in Yves De Lormes sheets, Zirocotte and Jobillo wood paneling, and mosquito netting. One bedroom (1500+ square feet)

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
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Casa Aurora

Casa Aurora

Relax without boundaries in this spacious, comfortable villa perfect for your entire family. Choose between a family trip to your personal pool, the largest on the island, or serene moments in a hammock. Bundle up in Aurora's king beds or four twin beds covered in Yves De Lormes sheets. Choose between two Caribbean ocean front bedrooms, each with sleek baths and personal deck. Casa Aurora is also adorned with exotic hardwood furniture. Two bedroom (2100+ square feet)

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
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Casa Estrella

Casa Estrella

Treat yourself like a star in our exquisite two-story, two-bedroom villa. Gaze at the sparkling Caribbean from your spectacular second story view. Your upstairs bedroom has an open-air design and hardwood floors. Devote some time to yourself. Downstairs guests will be busy appreciating a 180 degree view of the Caribbean, with doors on three sides opening directly to the sea. Clearly distinguishable by its grand size, Casa Estrella also features a personal plunge pool, an alfresco shower, and a choice of twin or king sized beds dressed in Yves De Lorme sheets. Two bedroom (2500+ square feet)

  • Ocean View
  • Bathrobe
  • Coffee/Tea Maker
  • Hair Dryer
  • Mini Bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
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Full Island Rental (18 guests max)

Full Island Rental (18 guests max)

  • Non-Smoking
Total 8 Records

Facts & Policies

Facts
Experiences
Adventure, Beach, Ecotourism
Vibe Casual
Room Style Classic
Number of Rooms 7
Check-In Time 4:00 PM
Check-Out Time 10:00 AM
Early Arrivals & Late Departures

Based on availability.

Guaranteed Reservations & Deposits

Upon the confirmation of a reservation, a 50% deposit is required within 24 hours to hold the reservation and is to be paid with personal check, bank check, money order, American Express, Master Card or Visa credit card.

* If a reservation is made within 120 days, Cayo Espanto will request that full payment be sent via overnight mail or an indisputable charge can be placed on an American Express, Master Card or Visa credit card.

* Full payment is due 120 days prior to date of reservation.

Cancellation Policy

Cayo Espanto's Cancellation Policy:

Cayo Espanto is a small and intimate resort with only seven villas and as such our cancellation policy is very specific. Please review Carefully! Refunds for cancellations will ONLY be provided according to the schedule below. Cayo Espanto will NOT provide refunds for ANY reason other than according to the schedule below. Cayo Espanto, like many Island Resorts, is in a tropical region and is subject to tropical storms and even hurricanes, which can affect the arrival and departure of guests. In addition, the heightened potential of international terrorism, unfortunately, is a reality today. We STRONGLY urge ALL guests to purchase adequate Travel Insurance to cover cancellations. We suggest you discuss this with your Travel Professional or we will be happy to provide you with insurance information.


Cayo Espanto's Schedule of Refunds for Cancellations:

* All cancellations must be submitted in writing.

* A refund, less 20% of the Total Reservation Amount, will be given if a reservation is canceled more than 120 days prior to the reservation date.

* NO refunds are given if a reservation is canceled less than 120 days prior to the reservation date.

Accepted Forms of Payment

Personal check, bank check, money order, American Express, Master Card or Visa credit card.

Terms & Conditions

* This policy is indisputable regardless of the reason for the cancellation. Cayo Espanto strongly suggests buying adequate travel insurance. Clients should make sure this insurance covers delayed/canceled travel services, weather, health, family and personal related cancellations. * If your final payment becomes 30 days past due, we will release the space for resale. There will be no refund of monies previously paid. Cayo Espanto is not responsible for any injuries that may occur during this trip. By signing and/or purchasing this trip guests agree to all policies within these terms and conditions. All Rates are in U.S. Funds. All Rates, Prices, or Promotions are subject to change without notice. (or until a deposit has been confirmed). Belize does require a passport for all that seek to enter, including small children. For more information on securing a passport, contact the US Department of State: http://travel.state.gov/passport/passport_1738.html  If you are a non-US citizen, a visa may be required for entry into Belize. When leaving your country, you must have a valid passport for up to 3 months beyond the duration of your stay. Contact the nearest Belize Consulate or Embassy for a visa. - http://www.mfa.gov.bz/representations/bze_embassies.php It is also mandatory to have your return trip included on your airline ticket.



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Virtuoso Amenities for your stay  

    For 2018 & 2019:
  • Upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
  • Daily full breakfast, for up to two in room guests
  • $100 USD Equivalent Spa Services credit, to be utilized during stay (not combinable, no cash value if not redeemed in full)
  • Early check-in/late check-out, subject to availability
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
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Bowman Five Cayo Espanto

By: coppersack


Reviewed on: 09 Aug 2017

It was incredible as always. We love Cayo as a couples trip or with kids. Very private. Very special. Service is always beyond belief!
Travel Advisor:  Vickie Love Greenlee