Itz'ana was renovated in 2018, taking it from a small hotel to a luxury beachfront resort. The construction included furnished two-bedroom villas and residences, surrounded by mature trees that were replanted to preserve the original natural landscapes.
Placencia has transformed from a sleepy fishing village into an international vacation destination. Placencia offers endless outdoor adventures, including scuba diving, sailing, kayaking, paddle boarding, hiking, and tours to cayes, Mayan ruins, and chocolate farms. Placencia also offers a vibrant food and culinary culture with many new restaurants. Explore Belize from your luxury base camp at Itz'ana.
We would not advise taking a taxi from Belize City Airport. We recommend arranging private transportation to Itz'ana Resort. Transport is $350.00 USD + tax and takes around 3.5 hours. If you take the internal hopper flight, the transfer from Placencia airstrip is complimentary. Contact our concierge to arrange air and land transfers.
The official currency for Belize is the Belize Dollar (BZD; symbol BZ$). The exchange rate is approximately Bz$2 to US$1 and currency can be exchanged at most banks and hotels. ATMs in Belize generally do accept foreign cards. Some businesses accept US dollars and, MasterCard, and Visa are accepted in many places. Tourism is the number one industry in Belize followed by the exporting of marine products, citrus, cane sugar, bananas, and garments.
The Belize climate is subtropical, with a cooling breeze from the Caribbean Sea. Belize has an annual average temperature of 79 degrees Fahrenheit (26 C). Summer high temperatures seldom exceed 94 degrees Fahrenheit (34 C), and winter lows are rarely below 60 degrees Fahrenheit (16 C) - even at night.
The Belize rainy season is between June and August and is the most beautiful time of year when the rainforests come to life and burst of mid-afternoon rain serves to cool. The dry season is from February through May. Please contact us if you would like to know what the Belize climate is like now.
Yes. Itz'ana is a family-friendly resort with spacious accommodations and fun activities. Our Beachfront Villas also offer babysitting services. Our staff is trained to ensure that all family members enjoy a memorable vacation.
There is a 3% administration fee from the total reservation for any cancelation. Guests should refer to their cancelation policy at the time of booking. Cancelations will be processed and refunded according to the policy.
Yes. The resort features the Main Hotel Pool, just east of The Great House, and the Harbor House Kids Pool, which is currently under construction. Several of our Lagoon and Beachfront Villas have private plunge pools including our two penthouses. Guests also enjoy complimentary pool towels.
Currently our beachfront area is 100% completed and operational, therefore the resort seems to be completed, however in front on the lagoon side we are still under construction for our lagoon side villas and other resort amenities, expected completion date is late 2024