DO YOU “BELIZE IN LOVE?”

by Nick Kontis When one thinks of Belize, most likely the first thought to come to mind is the fabled Blue Hole, and the world’s second largest barrier reef, second only to The Great Barrier Reef in Queensland, Australia. But the tiny nation surrounded by its big brother to the north, Mexico and Guatemala to the west and south, is an eco-travelers, adventurer enthusiasts dream. Taking a closer look, there...

Portofino Brochure.

Portofino Brochure 2017 Dear Portofino Friends, we have created a new brochure for you, which you can download when clicking on the link below:Portofino Brochure 2017We hope you enjoy!

Renovated Portofino Mansion.

We are so happy to share you our latest update in regards to our Portofino Mansion! As of October 2014, we renovated our Mansion completely. The theme of the Portofino Mansion is “Beach” with the latest new styles, offering our guests a comfortable, fashioned, tropical experience. Our beautiful 4 bedroom beach front villa consists of 2 floors and is located right on the beach facing the glistening Caribbean Sea. The...

The Portofino Experience by Keith Le Blanc.

From the moment you arrive at Portofino Beach Resort, you notice something special. Your senses are aroused with the aroma of beautiful wild flowers blooming on the trees. You are greeted by a Belizean girl with eucalyptus scented towels served on a palm frond and soon after, greeted with a tropical drink while you wait for the room presentation. My fiancé and I took a trip to Ambergris Caye (pronounced...

10th Wedding Anniversary in Paradise!

We are so proud to share these amazing pictures with you, taken by Sondra Davis, who just started her own company called "Flash Focus Photography". Sondra was so kind for sharing her pictures with us, and we hope that you enjoy them as much as we do. When Sondra emailed us, she also wrote us the following review: "When I first met my husband, we went through the whole 20...

High Living: 9 Beautiful Tree House Hotels!

Did you spend all your time in your tree house as a kid? Or were you brokenhearted because you never had one? Well, these nine gorgeous hotels can turn your childish tree house fantasies into grown-up realities. These rustic-luxe (or just luxe) tree-house-style bungalows will let you live among the birds (and, in some cases, monkeys). Who says you have to give up on your childhood dreams? Portofino Beach Resort,...

The Luxurious Portofino Resort!

By James Abroad, August 19th 2013 I came to Belize in search of adventure and fun, allured by its amazing outdoor and ocean activities. Staying on a tropical island or in the jungle doesn’t mean having to rough it; as my recent stay at the Portofino Resort has proven. Located  6 miles North of San Pedro Town the main mode of transportation is by boat, and being whisked out to...

La Isla Bonita

FRED REIST: BELIZE TRAVELBLOG #6 Onze boottocht duurt 30 minuten van Caye Caulker naar het ten noorden gelegen Ambergris Caye.  De bestemming met de meeste uitgaansmogelijkheden in Belize. We hebben best zin in wat drukte en zijn blij de eerste nacht door te brengen in San Pedro, de hoofdplaats op het door Madonna bejubelde “La Isla Bonita”. Ramon’s Village ligt op steenworp afstand van de steiger waar reisgenoot Bob en...

The most outrageous hotel pampering ever…

PORTOFINO BEACH RESORT, located on Ambergris Caye is the first and only hotel who has a Soap Butler in Belize! Portofino's Soap concierge personally delivers a selection of hand-made, scented soaps for guests to choose after settling in to their room. If they wish, guests can select a different scent for every night of the week. Soaps, presented on a hard-wooden board, include lavender, jasmine, grapefruit, apple, bergamot and eucalyptus. These...

Michael Steingard Photography.

Your wedding day is a start of a new lifetime full of love and fun. Michael Steingard is a photographer who specializes in Destination Weddings. He has photographed weddings from Mexico to Dominican, Panama to Belize, and is available anywhere airplanes fly. He has an unique photographic approach and has a great love for people, art, and life. If you love these photos taken at Portofino, you'll love him. Website:...