The Belize District is the heart of colonial Belize. Its terrain is coastal swamp extending to savannah inland. The Belize district is not highly developed as an agricultural area. It is traversed by a number of rivers and inland lagoons. Weather patterns are generally coastal i.e. relatively constant with tropical rain patterns.
The majority of the population of the Belize District is urban, living in Belize City. The original British port settlement was in Belize City. It is the first capital of the colony of British Honduras. Most of the country's commerce and trade is centralized here.
The residents of the Belize District are mostly the creole descendants of African slaves and European settlers.
The Belize district has very little in the way of archaeological or ecological interest. There are, however, a few other sights of interest including the Belize Zoo and Tropical Education Center. Belize City is also the link to the rest of the country. It is the main point of entry for tourists. Belize City has several major hotels. Tourists can get to the cayes or arrange travel to the other districts from here.
You can find detailed information about the Belize District HERE
Listed below are resorts and hotels in the Belize District.
Belcove Island Lodge, located on Historic Gallows Point nine miles from Belize City offers a variety of accommodations, a lively bar, a fine restaurant and a wonderful atmosphere. Belcove Hotel offers a commanding view on the bank of the Old Belize River ...
A tried and proven world class fishing lodge that rests quietly on the lush, green banks of the Old Belize River. This beautiful mahogany lodge is situated amidst a lush tropical setting. Balmy breezes rich with bird song drift among the private cottag ...
on a privately owned Spanish Look-Out Caye, near to Belize City and close to the barrier reef; a full service lodge with cabanas over the water, student dormitory, restaurant, bar, PADI dive shop, gift shop and meeting/classroom facilities for vacatio ...
The Radisson's professionally trained Belizean staff welcomes the world in style with the traditional warm Radisson "Yes I Can" attitude. Having been awarded the 1995 and 1996 Radisson Hotels International President's Award we continue to provide all our ...
The Tropical Education Center is an 84 acre site set in unspoilt savannah land located adjacent to the Belize Zoo. The facility is geared towards promoting environmental education and scientific research. The center is equipped with a classroom, a libr ...
|Pelican Beach Resort|
Name: Pelican Beach Resort
Description: With architecture reminiscent of Belize's colonial past, colorful tropical gardens, sprawling verandas, and shaded dockside palapas, Pelican Beach Resort - Dangriga is filled with old world charm. * Stay in spacious and comfortable rooms with air-c ...
State: Stann Creek District
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