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7 Of The Best Bars In Belize

Belize is known for its ancient Mayan cities and the Blue Hole but did you know it’s also got a killer bar scene? That’s right, this perfect slice of Caribbean heaven has great bars from San Pedro to Placencia! Whether Belize is on your port of calls or you’re exploring the island for a while, these top bars in Belize can’t be missed…

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1. Lazy Lizard – Caye Caulker

The view and location alone are enough to make the Lazy Lizard a must-see. But combine that with their famous fish tacos and ice-cold daiquiris, and you’re in for a real treat. We love their motto, “A Sunny Place For Shady People.”

2. Stella’s Sunset – Ambergris Caye

As the name suggests, Stella’s sunset offers the best Sunset views in all of Ambergris Caye. Their atmosphere is classy but unpretentious and romantic but playful. They’ve got a full liquor bar, and unique wines from around the globe so grab a bottle and catch a famous Belizean sunset.

3. Rojo Beach – Ambergris Caye

This casual beach bar is spread over a small area of North Beach and is the perfect afternoon treat. Their infinity pool and big red loungers are perfect for relaxing with a rum punch (or five!) and washing your worries away.

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4. I & I Reggae – Caye Caulker

I & I and is a dream come true for Reggae lovers. Its three themed levels and constant bumping beats make it the perfect place to chill. Head up to the roof for panoramic views complete with hammocks and rafters to sit on.

5. Barefoot Bar – Placencia

Drop your inhibitions at the door and head to Barefoot Bar. It’s right on the beach and perfect for an afternoon of relaxation or an evening of dancing. Known for their famous Watermelon Bliss, live music, stellar views and happy-go-lucky staff it’s a no brainer.

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6. Palapa Bar & Grill – Ambergris Caye

Just look at that crystal clear water. Locals and tourists alike claim that Palapa is the coolest bar in Ambergis Cay and rightfully so! Right on the water with a massive bar and grill area, live music and wading area complete with waiters and lazy tubes.

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7. Tipsy Tuna – Placencia

Tipsy Tuna is a colourful and sunny seaside bar that offers great drinks, games and a warm and friendly atmosphere. Most nights, they also have local drummers and dancers that give an authentic Belizean experience. Be sure to stop by for a game of beach volleyball and a mango colada.

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Melanie Hamilton

Melanie is an avid traveller with a passion for history and global foods. She is currently based in Tbilisi, Georgia where most of her time is occupied with qvevri wine and Soviet history. Having do-si-do'd her way across Europe and Latin America, she's enjoyed some of the world's most exciting places firsthand and can't wait to tell you about them.

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