Belize Vacation Trends and Comparison Shopping Lodging Alternatives by Worldwide Vacation Lodging Leader

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Hotels versus Vacation Rentals Comparison Shopping Trends, Vacation Planning Trends, Vacation Themes Trends, and Special Offers for Central America’s Top Vacation Destination Belize

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Finding the right accommodation for a family vacation is exciting, but it can be very time consuming. At, we help travel planners find the best values in vacation rentals, hotels, and bed and breakfasts to meet their lodging needs.

The leading lodging vacation rentals website revealed the findings of a recent marketing study conducted on 1,228 opted-in travelers who searched for vacation rentals in Central America’s Belize from July 2008 to January 2010. This marketing study validates recent forecasts by travel experts on consumers’ increasing interests in comparison shopping, as well as other interesting vacation planning and theme trends for this top family vacation destination.

The study revealed that 81 percent of the vacation planners who inquired for a place to stay showed interest in comparison shopping among Belize vacation rentals, bed and breakfasts, and hotels. 56 percent of the travelers visiting Belize started their vacation planning at least 2 months prior to arriving to Belize, 22 percent 1 to 2 months in advance, and 17 percent were from last minute travelers inquiring within the last 30 days prior to arriving to their Belize lodging. Belize’s most popular vacation theme is family vacations with 42 percent of the inquiries requesting accommodations for families traveling with children, while 22 percent were from couples, and 8 percent from people traveling alone.

“Finding the right accommodation for a family vacation is exciting, but it can be very time consuming.” says Frank Suarez, Customer Service Manager for “At, we help travel planners find the best values in vacation rentals, hotels, and bed and breakfasts to meet their lodging needs.”

Below, the lodging directory highlights various lodging options available in Belize with rates ranging from $80 to $174 per night.

Belize Hotel Option – from $80 per night

This charming Belize Eco Village hotel is located only fourteen miles from Belize City and very close to other interesting locations like San Pedro and Palencia. There is a nature trail, table tennis, high speed internet, Cable TV, and a pool for guests to enjoy. There are 12 spacious guest rooms each with two double beds and a private bath. For more information and pictures visit, and search for ID 222578.

Belize Resort Option – from $174 per night

This is a full service, direct-beachfront resort just north of San Pedro, offering access to a pristine white sand beach, a world-class pool and jacuzzi, submerged lounges, and a swim-up and sit-down bar; a quality three-meals-per-day restaurant with 360-degree views. Accommodations are spacious, fully air-conditioned, nicely furnished with fully-equipped kitchens. Each villa unit provides 60-channel satellite television, a safe and private, furnished balcony, and free daily housekeeping. Resort offers free kayaks, bicycle rentals, a private tennis court, a volleyball and basketball court, all for free play; free wired internet access or Wi-Fi, and a private dock. Activities and tours include diving, snorkeling, fishing, sailing, and mainland attractions as cave tours, tubing, and guided tours. For more information, please visit, and search for ID 19861.

Belize Vacation Rental Option – from $157 per night

Two beautiful cabanas joined by a lovely pergola covered deck on the soft sands of the Placencia peninsula are now available for weekly, monthly, or longer rentals. Just steps from the Caribbean shore, your own 400 ft beach faces east toward a stunning sunrise each morning. Although very affordable for one couple, the cabanas will comfortably sleep six. Perfect for two couples traveling together or for parents who want their children in a separate cabana. For additional information, please visit, and search for ID 96941.

Travel editors, experts, and other media publications interested in similar data pertaining to other vacation destinations, or additional consumer data statistics and facts such as budget, amenities, length of stays, peak seasons, and inventory data should contact Rentalo directly.

About is a leading online travel lodging and vacation rental website. Its broad inventory of vacation rentals, bed and breakfasts, and hotels is available online and via RSS feeds, affiliate distribution partners, as well as thousands of journalists and editors through e-mail, press releases, and travel publications. Through selected partnerships, Rentalo's inventory is available to an online audience of more than 100 million travelers in the United States and abroad. For more information, visit or call 1(305) 558-5577.

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