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Glover's Reef Marine Reserve

Hopkins, Belize
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Excellent Diving, Lovely Coral

The last time I saw coral quite this beautiful was in Bora Bora. Please go lion fish hunting when... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Los Angeles, California
Staff Was Incredibly Nice!

They all went out of their way to make us feel at ease. Gave clear instructions of how and what we... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Tampa, Florida
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Hopkins, Belize
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The last time I saw coral quite this beautiful was in Bora Bora. Please go lion fish hunting when you visit as there were many and they must be eradicated.

Thank richardswensson
Reviewed 6 days ago

They all went out of their way to make us feel at ease. Gave clear instructions of how and what we were doing. Absolutely loved it!

Thank LissetteLaiTaull
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I loved the myriad of species of both coral and organisms found here! Best snorkeling I have experienced.

Thank Claire V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have only been diving at two sites. The GBR off of Cairns, AU and now Glover's Reef and I honestly have to say that these two locations stack up extremely well. I cannot even say that the GBR was better. The visibility is fantastic....More

Thank gdzilla
Reviewed 1 June 2017

wonderful experience, water was clear and warm. staff was experienced and fun. We really thought it was beautiful

Thank cherylrose4
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Glover's Reef is quite a boat ride from Hopkins, but definitely worth it. We were a party of 7 - four were diving and three were snorkeling. We snorkeled various places along the reef with a great, very knowledgeable guide, while the others were diving....More

1  Thank Romy F
Reviewed 22 May 2017

With diving you never know what you'll get. Some days you get really lucky and some days you get the goose egg. This was a great reef, but we simply saw more life/interesting things at Turnefe and Lighthouse reefs. In addition, we dove with people...More

Thank 967ModernArt
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Glover's really holds up to all the hype. The coral is colorful, the fish are plentiful (and tasty), and the trip is worth it.

Thank Nick S
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Beautiful, clear and awesome! I recommend you take the time to see this wonderful place. Water is clear and the sea life is amazing!

Thank bruceandonian
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Warm waters and beautiful fish...what's not to like. We snorkeled the entire reef and it was beyond breathtaking.

Thank dannysackett69
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4 April 2016|
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Response from Ron M | Reviewed this property |
I would wait to book until you get there. There usually different boats going out on regular basis. If you are at a resort they can help you otherwise there a couple of dive shops in the area.
Susan R
19 October 2015|
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Response from Tova L | Reviewed this property |
We snorkeled as well, and also booked our guide through the resort we were staying at, Beaches & Dreams. Our guide was a local named Patrick. He was very knowledgeable and treated everyone in our group extremely well. We... More
Bob W
30 September 2015|
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Response from William H | Reviewed this property |
We had a rental car, however we took walks at night, rode bikes around when the weather was nice and never felt in any danger from anyone. Several folks we met said they had taken cabs and how cheap they were. Hopefully this... More