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Bannister Island

Suite 207 Blake Building, Belize City, Belize
+501 220-9968
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Nice place in the sun

We really enjoyed our excursion at this tiny little island. Food was good, restrooms were clean. Go... read more

Reviewed 10 May 2017
Richard B
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Starfish island, more like heaven!!

We got off the ship and the men who were on board of starfish island were amazing. They absolutely... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2016
Samantha M
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9 May 2017
“Nice place in the sun”
9 Oct 2016
“Starfish island, more like heaven!!”
Suite 207 Blake Building, Belize City, Belize
+501 220-9968
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Reviewed 10 May 2017

We really enjoyed our excursion at this tiny little island. Food was good, restrooms were clean. Go early as cruise line excursions start to crowd the area.

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 10 October 2016

We got off the ship and the men who were on board of starfish island were amazing. They absolutely made out trip. When we went snorkeling they helped my husband and I see new creatures up close. They were also very patient when my mask...More

2  Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

This is my 9th cruise and I have done many excursions in the past. This is by far the worst! We were stuck on this "beach" with no way of returning back to the ship for 4 hours. The water is murky and dirty feeling....More

7  Thank Grace F
Reviewed 30 March 2016

We had a stop here as part of our cruise snorkeling excursion. It is a manmade island so the beach area is not that great. There are bathrooms, plenty of beach chairs, sand volleyball, a restaurant and a very small souvenir shop. It was OK...More

4  Thank sheimar
Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

We went with our family and my In laws. Everyone loved it! They had a great play area for small kids, a starfish and conch pool, chairs galore and a small beach area. We rented a kayak for $10 for 30 minutes. The water was...More

2  Thank Destiny G
Reviewed 14 March 2016

This little island looks like it's out of a movie. Hardly out of the ocean at all, but with bar, restaurant and bathrooms, it's an ideal spot to spent a few hours. One great Elvis impersonator as well! Don't miss it if you have a...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

We booked this tour through Royal Caribbean. We were taken from the ship by a boat to the island. The views were great, water clear, plenty of chairs, few hammocks, sand had many small shells so it hurt to walk barefoot, cash bar was available,...More

1  Thank Jadwiga M
Reviewed 22 February 2016

Shore excursion from Liberty of the Seas. I wish I would have read the reviews before we booked this excursion. Man made island with very rough beach. Lots of tiny broken shells. The food was ok but the bath rooms were located next to the...More

1  Thank Gerda W
Reviewed 25 January 2016

Booked the barrier reef snorkel trip & Starfish Island with Norwegian Sun. Enjoyed the snorkel trip with Flying Rays -- brand new boat with 12 great crew members. They gave excellent instructions and divided our group of 47 based on skills. The experienced group was...More

Thank Ronald G
Reviewed 21 January 2016

The Snorkeling was first rate! The guide was very helpful and educational, while pointing out things of interest. The staff was very friendly and helpful.The beach break afterwards was ok. They had an Elvis impersonator, bar, small souvenir store, and an area where you could...More

Thank Tamara M
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30 July 2016|
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Response from Gerda W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. But don't waste your time on this excursion. Big disappointment.
4 March 2016|
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Response from 738MelindaB | Reviewed this property |
Don't go hungry. The food that was part of the package wasn't all that good. We waited for an hour at the bar so we could order burgers, and ended up getting on the boat before they were ever willing to take our order... More
Robin B
5 April 2015|
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Response from Malcolm B | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is time for shopping, the guys who take you to the island will probably offer to take you as they did with our party, have a great time!