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Bird Island - Placencia, Belize

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Fred

Bird Island - Placencia, Belize

6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
6 guests
3 bedrooms
3 beds
2 baths
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Fred is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Great check-in experience95% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Great location95% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.

Stay on your very own in a beautiful location inside one of Belize's finest atolls (6 miles from the mainland) in a comfortable setting, and with excellent swimming, snorkeling, kayaking and exploring just outside your door. Bird Island has been featured in many national & international publications; it was the opening act in Airbnb's 'Like This, Live There' ad campaign. It is best described by the reviews left by the many past Airbnb guests. For full information please see the 'Notes' below.

Amenities

Essentials
Laptop friendly workspace
Wireless Internet
High chair
Kitchen
Private entrance

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed
Bedroom 2
1 king bed
Bedroom 3
1 double bed

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years) - Not suitable for children under 5 years old; despite the island being surrounded by shallow water, they will require constant supervision.
No parties or events
Check-in time is 12PM (noon) - 5PM
Check out by 10AM

Accessibility

Wide doorway to the home’s entrance
Well-lit path to entrance

Availability

125 Reviews

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Anthony User Profile
Anthony
August 2015
What an amazing place to spend our honeymoon! We couldn't have chose a better place. Looking back now, it probably was one of the highlights of our trip. Thank you so much for letting us stay Fred, it was all we hoped for and more!
Fred User Profile
Response from Fred:
It was nothing but our supreme pleasure to have you and Jessica stay with us. May Bird Island remain a special memory of your honeymoon. Godspeed.
August 2015
Casey User Profile
Casey
August 2018
Bird Island is an amazing escape for vacation! I will share below some of my personal suggestions, starting with the most important...book this island! Our trip started with the prompt arrival of our boat with Captain Leo. We had a rental vehicle that we were able to park in a se…
Carl User Profile
Carl
July 2018
There is not much to be said that hasn't already been. It is a unique trip for people who know how and want to just relax.
Wes User Profile
Wes
July 2018
What can we say Fred, you guys knocked it out of the park with the bird island property, how you handle your customers, the boat ride, Thurman, every aspect was covered. Congratulations on putting together a world class experience for the climax of our 20th wedding anniversary t…
Patrick User Profile
Patrick
July 2018
Bird Island is a magical place that I'll never forget and will definitely return to in the near future. From the spectacular snorkeling around the reef around the island to kayaking to the little nearby conch island, there's really no shortage of ways to take in your stunning sur…
Abe User Profile
Abe
June 2018
This was hands down one of the best trips I've ever taken. The place was actually better than described or in pictures. It was truly an amazing place. Thurman is a must! He know all the fishing and snorkeling spots and is an awesome guy to be around. Fred and Ruth are amazing and…
Fred User Profile
Response from Fred:
Going fishing with Thurman is indeed a must; he fits the culture that is Bird Island so well, as you all did. Great journeys Abe till you all are back.
June 2018
Caroline User Profile
Caroline
June 2018
bird island is definitely the place to be!! relax, enjoy the pure nature in a wonderfully and cozy atmosphere- OMG we loved it!! a biiig thanks to fred and ruth - who are just adorable and great hosts!! we had an unforgettable time there and will never forget it!! check it out - …
Fred User Profile
Response from Fred:
The ability to leave a response keeps disappearing, so my apologies to the last 3 guests for not leaving a response. Caroline you are indeed a walking ray of sunshine, Bird Island misses you!
June 2018

Hosted by Fred

Placencia, BelizeJoined in December 2014
Fred User Profile
125 Reviews
Fred is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Retired not from work, but from the maddening crowd. Came to Belize in 2010. Started Bird Island in 2013. Military Service: Vietnam Era. Then traveled throughout Central and South America for 2 years, always thought I would be back. Went to Cornell University for 5 years. Live…
Languages: English, Español
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within a few hours
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