Where is Belize?

Belize is an area of 8,867 square miles on the east coast of Central America along the Caribbean Sea, bordered by Mexico on the north and Guatemala to the west and south. The second-largest barrier reef in the world and the largest in the western hemisphere (185 miles long) and three coral atolls fall within Belize’s territory. The country of Belize is approximately the same size as the U.S. State of Massachusetts. As one of the most intimate and relaxing Hopkins resorts in Belize, Parrot Cove Lodge is the ideal destination if you are considering resorts in Hopkins.

 

Where is Parrot Cove Lodge located in Belize?

map-highlighting-placenciaParrot Cove Lodge is an intimate seaside Resort and Hotel in Hopkins Bay Belize, a quiet fishing village on the Caribbean Coast in the Stann Creek District. The white sandy beach of this area parallels the coastline for miles until interrupted by the Sittee River. In addition, the resort is in close proximity to some of the best dive and snorkeling sites in the world. Parrot Cove Lodge is only a 30 minute boat ride from the Belize Barrier reef and snorkeling opportunities are abundant with several atolls and islands located not far from the mainland. The fascinating thing about a visit to Belize is that you can experience an array of nature experiences from Caribbean sea life, jungles and rain forest, mountains, the Sittee River, wildlife, bird watching, and world-class fishing to cultural Mayan ruins. Hikers, nature-lovers and sportsmen alike can easily fill their days and weeks with a variety of organized adventure tours. Parrot Cove Lodge offers a variety of Tours/Activities to make your visit to Belize complete.

 

Driving directions from Belize City:

directions(Note: There will be signs as you drive along the highway) From the Belize City Airport take the Western Highway to Belmopan (the country’s capital). Then take the Hummingbird Highway until you reach the Southern Highway. Take the Southern Highway for about 15 minutes and drive past the village of Silk Grass until you see Hopkins Road on the left side. You will see several signs for different resorts. Travel down Hopkins Road road for approximately 4 miles (2 miles will be dirt road) until you reach Hopkins. Turn right upon entering the village and drive south for 2 miles. Parrot Cove Lodge is located on your left, on the beachside of False Sittee Point. Parrot Cove Lodge is just south of Jaguar Reef Lodge and other Resorts in Hopkins Bay. Driving time from Belize City is approximately 2.5 hours.

NOTE: Four resorts in Hopkins Bay Belize, which include restaurants and bars are located within walking and/or biking distance of Parrot Cove Lodge as well as Hopkins Village which is only 1-1/4 mile away.