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Beachfront 5 miles north of San Pedro, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye Belize
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Face masks required for guests in public areas
  • Face masks required for staff in public areas
  • Floors marked for social distancing
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
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Updated 07/01/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 07/01/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.

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#11 of 57 hotels in San Pedro
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2021 Travellers' Choice Best of the Best
Matachica Resort is an extraordinary, authentic and peaceful resort that sits directly on the beach facing the Caribbean Sea and the second largest barrier reef on the planet earth. The resort has 30 single unit casitas, each air conditioned with private porch. All rooms except SeaView Cabanas have one king sized bed, SeaView Cabanas have two queens. We also have two two-bedroom 2-bathroom Villas. All with beautiful Frette and Matouk linens, and exquisite decor. Swimming pool, Jacuzzi, spa, sea kayaks, snorkel gear, pedal boats, paddle boards, bicycles, complimentary internet access. A minimum age requirement of 16 years for children applies.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Yoga classes
Free breakfast
Beach
Bicycle rental
Free airport transportation
Parking
Wifi
Hot bath
Pool / beach towels
Infinity pool
Pool with view
Adult pool
Outdoor pool
Shallow end in pool
Yoga room
Bar / lounge
Restaurant
Breakfast available
Breakfast in the room
Complimentary tea
Complimentary welcome drink
Happy hour
Outdoor dining area
Wine / champagne
Poolside bar
Bicycles available
Canoeing
Diving
Snorkelling
Water sport equipment rentals
Fishing
Board games / puzzles
Airport transportation
Shuttle bus service
Car hire
Spa
Body wrap
Couples massage
Facial treatments
Foot massage
Full body massage
Head massage
Manicure
Massage
Pedicure
Adults only
24-hour security
Baggage storage
Concierge
Gift shop
Mosquito net
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor furniture
Sun deck
Sun loungers / beach chairs
Sun terrace
Sun umbrellas
Umbrella
Laundry service
Ironing service
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Room features
Blackout curtains
Bathrobes
Air conditioning
Private beach
Housekeeping
Private balcony
Walk-in shower
Complimentary toiletries
Room service
Safe
Seating area
Sofa
Wardrobe / wardrobe
Bottled water
Laptop safe
Private bathrooms
Tile / marble floor
Wake-up service / alarm clock
Hair dryer
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Room types
Ocean view
Pool view
Non-smoking rooms
Suites
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HOTEL STYLE
Romantic
Bay View
Languages Spoken
English, Spanish
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carmannm2 wrote a review Oct 2021
Chicago, Illinois1 contribution
Honeymoon for active early 30's couple. 7 days mid October 2021. Pros: Staff was very friendly and helpful. Accommodated our request. Taco the dog was great too! Grounds were clean/gorgeous. Very private and relaxing. Beach was clean, staff cleaned sargassum 2x per day. Area off dock to jump in with no seaweed that worked great for us. Eagle rays and dolphins feed around the dock in the am. Location by reef was amazing/easy to kayak to. Saw a ton of marine life there. Luna room was beautiful with great AC. I've never felt so relaxed actually. I've never seen my husband sleep for more than 6-7 hours, and he slept for 10+ hours 3 times this trip!! Food was AMAZING. 12/10 on food. I still dream of the chicken sandwich and fresh pastries. Cons: Mosquitos, we will not be
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Date of stay: October 2021
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NickyT2022 wrote a review Oct 2021
Atlanta, Georgia1 contribution
Staff was amazing! Food was great!!! However, if you are looking for a resort on a “true beach” this is not it. Beach is filled with seaweeds. Staff does a great job trying to clean it daily, However, the issue is persistent. Beautiful beach is close by. 20 mins by golf cart. Rooms was great! If you want a full sea view be sure to book a beach front… everything else is partial.
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Date of stay: October 2021
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Response from DANIEL LIGHTER, Owner at Matachica Resort
Responded 18 Oct 2021
Thanks very much for your review. While it is true that we do indeed occasionally suffer from an influx of Sargassum Seaweed, our beach is typically very clean, beautiful and very much a ‘true beach’. The property also faces one of the planet’s most precious barrier reef system with magnificent marine life to enjoy. Unfortunately, it sounds as though you may have stayed with us during one of those periods where the seaweed was plentiful and annoying. I’m sorry that it took away from your experience but glad that our team worked hard to remove it as best they could. Warm Regards, Daniel
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Giuseppe wrote a review Oct 2021
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My wife and I came to Matachica for our honeymoon in need of rest, relaxation, and some time together. This was such an amazing trip we cannot imagine coming back to Belize and staying anywhere else. The staff was kind, attentive, and beyond hospitable. I want to call out a few staff members in particular: -Will helped us with every question we had, regarding golf cart rentals, flight changes, and restaurant recommendations. He went above and beyond every single time. -Jordi and I chatted about scuba sites and helped us procure some rice from the kitchen to try to save our camera from water damage. -Alessandro was the first and last person we saw from Matachica and kept us smiling as we arrived and departed... if only we didn't have to leave! I wish I remembered more names but
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Date of stay: October 2021
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Elizabeth G wrote a review Oct 2021
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I have wanted to go to Belize for 30+ years and when I finally went it did not disappoint. The staff at this resort were so kind and polite and genuinely seemed to care that we had a superb experience. We had an ocean front casita and awoke to an amazing sunrise every morning. The food was soooooo yummy. We went on an all afternoon snorkeling trip with a fun crew and other equally fun passengers. We owe a big thanks to Henry, Willie, Jordy, Amy and all the other amazing staff whose names I did not get yet made our trip memorable. I want to try their sister propery Gaia next!
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Date of stay: October 2021
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kureishaford wrote a review Oct 2021
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I would return to this resort. The staff were so helpful, the grounds and rooms are well kept, and they were accommodating with my vegan meal request. I was able to order real meals vs a salad. The staff communicated thoroughly and were able to address any "problem" I had.
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Date of stay: September 2021
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PRICE RANGE
US$268 - US$506 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
matachica beach hotel san pedro, matachica beach san pedro
FORMERLY KNOWN AS
Matachica Beach Resort
LOCATION
BelizeBelize CayesAmbergris CayeSan Pedro
NUMBER OF ROOMS
32
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