Welcome to Serenity Sands Bed & Breakfast, a tranquil, eco-friendly Bed & Breakfast in beautiful Northern Belize, where you can enjoy a hotel like atmosphere with personnal attention to detail. We are located approximately 3.5 miles from the town of Corozal. We invite you to experience a unique tropical escape with the peace of mind that comes from responsible travel.
Let Serenity Sands be your peaceful base as you explore and dive into an adventure in Belize. From snorkeling the second largest barrier reef in the world; climbing the temples of the ancient Maya; to experiencing Belize's unique cave tubing expedition in the tropical rain forest, there’s never a dull moment! Check out our list activities and adventures.
For those looking to relocate to Belize, Serenity Sands is the perfect spot to recharge after a day searching for your own piece of paradise. Stay in one of our well-appointed rooms while you explore Belize. Whatever the purpose of your travel, you’ll be in good company at Serenity Sands. We offer:
The cheapest way to Belize is to fly to Cancun and catch a bus to Chetumal, then to catch another bus into Corozal.
It is a 2-hour drive from Belize City to Corozal, then another 15 minutes (depending on the roads) to Serenity Sands.
Yes, we have a taxi driver who can pick you up from either the Belize City or Corozal airport. Since we are a few miles from town, we suggest you rent a car. We do have a taxi driver who can transport you to Corozal and back for a reasonable rate.
Yes, based upon availability.
Yes, all rooms require a one or two night deposit to secure a reservation.
The price is per room, based on double occupancy.
At this time, breakfast is the only meal served, you can go into Corozal or Consejo Village for lunch and dinner. We will be happy to make recommendations.
There are no fridges in the main B&B rooms (solar power concerns), but there is a fridge in the common room that is available for guest use.
No, the rooms are TV free, there is a TV in common room.
No, there is no phone in the room.
Wi-Fi is available in the common room of main B&B from 8 am until 8 pm. Because of the low bandwidth available, internet usage has to be limited. Sorry for any inconvenience.
No, our B&B offers only overnight accommodation and breakfast. If you want to have use of a kitchen you should consider our guesthouse.
There are beds for six in the guesthouse - 1 queen bed, 2 twin beds, and a double sofa bed. It is the perfect size for a family with young children.
Yes, for a small fee.
Yes, the kayaks are available to our guests free of charge.
Corozal Bay is shallow for quite a ways. You can swim in the water but will have to walk out about 100 feet before the water gets deep enough.
There are a number of activities to do in Belize. For details check our Activities & Adventures page.
Belize power is 110V, the same as North America.
1 PM to 8 PM (office closes at 8). If arriving later than 8 PM or earlier than 1 PM, you must contact us to make arrangements. We want to be available to greet you, and as our reception is not staffed full time, your arrival time is important.
11 AM on the day of departure or by prior arrangement. If you need late check-out you need to notify us in advance, we will try to accommodate you but cannot guarantee it.
Reservations can be made online by deposit or by paying in full. If paying by deposit, a one night's deposit is due for stays up to 6 days. For 7 days and over, a two night's deposit is required. All rates subject to change without notice (or until a deposit has been confirmed). Full payment is due upon arrival.
Because of our small size, cancellations impact us significantly: 14 days notice is required to refund a deposit, unless otherwise stipulated. A 5% service charge and a $25.00 processing fee will apply. For cancellations less than 14 days prior to arrival there will be no refund. There are no refunds for late arrivals, early departures or no-shows.
We accept Mastercard and Visa, but we prefer US or Belizean cash. Gift certificates cannot be booked online, please contact us for room availability.
All children are warmly welcomed at the B&B, but families with children are sure to enjoy the guest house.
A full buffet breakfast is included in the nightly rate for the four main bed and breakfast rooms. Breakfast served between 9:00 and 10:00 daily. Please let us know at time of reservation if you have any special dietary needs.
We are Smoke-free. For the comfort of other guests there is no smoking inside the Bed and Breakfast.
No pets allowed, but you are welcome to share ours.
Any damage to the property (beyond normal wear and tear) or missing items will be charged to your credit card.
We endeavour to make your stay with us as pleasant as possible. We will not be responsible for injuries, accidents, loss of properties or delays.
Our guests must have their own cancellation, medical, baggage, personal liability and personal property insurance before they arrive.
There is a 2 night minimum stay for the guesthouse. Rate per day $100 USD (Low Season), $110 USD (High Season). Extra Guests $10 USD per person per day (both seasons). These rates do not include housekeeping, which is optional at $10 USD per night.
Serenity Sands Bed and Breakfast offers four tastefully decorated second-floor rooms, with various spacious sleeping arrangements. Please note that there are no elevators. All of our eco-friendly rooms include a private bath, ceiling fans and a private balcony facing the bay for you to enjoy the lush outdoor atmosphere at your leisure.
A testament to Belize's beauty and craftsmanship, all rooms are tastefully decorated with wood furnishings and locally crafted artwork for you to enjoy.
To book a reservation by deposit, email your personal info, along with your expected arrival and departure dates, and the room you are interested in using contact form. We will confirm the dates and amount of deposit and will reply with a reference number for booking with our banking partner which accepts Visa and Mastercard.
Book our Mahogany Room to experience double the excitement with space and comfort for up to three people.
The Tapir Room offers a welcoming atmosphere. Guests will enjoy its orange hues mirroring the tropical paradise of Belize.
The Toucan Room provides comfort, space, and privacy for guests of the Serenity Sands Bed & Breakfast.
The Eco-Experience - At Serenity Sands we believe the main idea of ecotourism is to develop recycling, energy efficiency and conservation programs and to create economic opportunities for the local community.
As a relatively new resort, we have a long way to go, but our long term goals for sustainability programs are to partner with established environmental groups, to provide animal abuse training to children, and to support the education of local students.
Serenity Sands is a member of It's a Green Green World, a global listing of eco-friendly lodging and sustainable hospitality destinations.
You can help to make a lasting difference! As a proud member of Pack for a Purpose, an initiative that allows travelers like you to make a lasting impact in the community at your travel destination. If you save just a few kilos of space in your suitcase and take supplies for area schools or medical clinics in need, you’ll make a priceless impact in the lives of our local children and families. we encourage our guests to save some space in their suitcases and help us collect supplies for area schools or medical clinics in need. You’ll make a priceless impact in the lives of our local children and families. Learn more about our initiatives below.
We are always working to minimize our impact on the environment. We have preserved the mangroves on the beach, as well as a number of coconut palms and sea grape trees. This not only reduces erosion but also provides a habitat for small sea creatures and birds.
Serenity Sands is completely off-grid, using solar and wind power with a generator backup. A large percentage of our lighting is energy saving LED and compact fluorescent. All fans are energy efficient and are used throughout the resort to reduce the use of air conditioning. We use on-demand water heaters, and all lights and fans are shut off when not in use. Towels are laundered every 3 days and sheets every 7 days, or when requested.
Serenity Sands collects rain water in a large cistern. We use water-wise gardening methods and mulch lawn clippings to preserve moisture. All gardening is done using chemical free pesticides and fertilizers.
Shampoos, conditioners, and soaps are paraben, sulphate, and cruelty-free.
Cleaning supplies are phosphate and chemical free and are biodegradable.
Our breakfasts are either from our own organic garden or are sourced locally.
Serenity Sands strives to reduce our carbon footprint by continually improving or adding to our waste management practices. We use recycled-content toilet paper and tissues as well as corn-based plastics whenever possible.
We provide cloth napkins and bedroom sheets and bathroom towels are made from bamboo or cotton. Kitchen and garden waste is either composted or fed to the chickens.
All of our wood furnishings and paintings are purchased from local artisans and we employ local staff.
Belize offers the perfect combination of relaxation and adventure. Explore our tropical paradise the way however you want, with a number activities and tours available to you. We have partnered with the best tour companies in the area to ensure that you don’t leave Belize without tasting adventure.
There are also a number of complimentary onsite activities available for your enjoyment. Choose how you spend your time in paradise whether it's cave tubing, an experience exclusive to Belize, or by indulging in a personal massage on the beach to guide you into deeper relaxation.
Belize Attraction Highlights:
The second largest barrier reef in the world
Temples of the ancient Maya
Tropical rain forest
Enjoy free paddle-board rentals with your stay at the Serenity Sands. Whether it’s your first time on the board or you’re a seasoned paddle boarder, this activity is fun and offers great exercise.
Discover the waters of Corozal Bay and enjoy kayaking during your stay at the Serenity Sands Bed & Breakfast. Kayak rentals come free with your stay.
Cave tubing is a unique experience worth trying! After crossing the Caves Branch river, a guide will take you on an hike through the rain forest where you will learn Mayan history and the local flora and fauna. Check Cave Tubing website for details.
Snorkeling off the barrier reef is something many visitors come to Belize to experience. It can easily be done in a day trip while staying at Serenity Sands. We'll set it up for you with Searious Adventures. You can fly or take a boat out to San Pedro, spend half a day snorkeling, and return to Serenity Sands all in the same day!
The Lamanai tour is one of the most popular of the Mayan sites. For about an hour and a half, you'll have an educational ride down the New River to the site. Lunch is served, then you have a guided tour of Lamanai, where you can climb high on one of the pyramids to view the surrounding area. We use Jungle River Tours for this excursion.
This is an attraction that we are happy to recommend and is well worth the drive. The zoo can be combined with a cavetubing tour, you can use a zoo guide or do a self-guided tour with the maps provided. At the zoo you can see 125 different species in their natural habitat. Check for more details.