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The Cayes and Atolls Hotels

French Louie Caye

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  • Placencia


  • Beautiful 2-acre private island
  • Lovely coral sand beach
  • Delicious fresh seafood and other meals prepared to your order


  • Simple accommodations
  • No longer inexpensive

Updated 08/29/2013

Fodor's Review

Rent your own private island 8 mi (13 km) from Placencia with a lovely coral sand beach and a reef for snorkeling and fishing, and enjoy lobster and fish freshly prepared by your own cook. Accommodations here are basic: a simple, two-room cabin by the sea, tropically pink and green, with shower and bathroom facilities in a separate building, and you can also pitch a tent on the beach. The pristine reef and shallow waters around the island are safe for children, making this a perfect place for a family vacation. This is truly the way it used to be in Belize. Private island rental—you're the only party on the island except for the cook/caretaker—is BZ$4,653 for a week, double, including house, all meals (but not alcohol), use of kayaks and other equipment, round-trip transport from Placencia, and taxes. Shorter rentals and day trips also available, such as three-night package for BZ$2,520

Hotel Information


French Louie Caye, 8 mi (13 km) east of Placencia, Placencia, Belize

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523-3636; 800-886-4265-in U.S.

Hotel Details:

  • 1 cabin
  • Rate includes: All meals

Updated 08/29/2013

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