75.0% Based on 425 reviews TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4 out of 5

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Hotel Description

3-star Colonial hotel near Baron Bliss Lighthouse

Seaside stay

You'll find Baron Bliss Lighthouse and Tourism Village close to this Belize City hotel. Also nearby are Supreme Court of Belize - Belize City Court House and Museum of Belize.

Free perks

A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. There's no skimping on freebies - guests receive free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. Free parking, a business center, and a terrace are also offered.

Free Internet, soaking tubs

The 16 individually decorated guestrooms offer free WiFi and free wired Internet, as well as room service. Other amenities include furnished balconies, deep soaking bathtubs, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels.

Deluxe Double Room, 2 Queen Beds

Bed Count 2 Queen Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max
$118 per night

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Double or Twin Room, 2 Full Beds

Bed Count 2 Full Beds Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room, 1 Queen Bed

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

75.0% of guests recommend out of 425 reviews

Excellent 181
Good 161
Average 62
Poor 13
Terrible 8
Value <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Service <span>4.0</span> out of 5

About the The Great House

Location 13 Cork Street, Belize City,

Renovations + Closures

The property is undergoing renovations. The following areas are affected:

  • Bar/lounge
  • Dining venue

Renovation work will only be conducted during business hours on weekdays. Every effort will be made to minimize noise and disturbance.

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily. A computer station is on site, and both WiFi and wired Internet are free in public spaces. There's an onsite business center. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff are also featured at The Great House. You'll have access to the outdoor pool and health club at a partner property. A roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is available for a fee. Self parking is free. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Colonial Belize City hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • 3 levels
  • Built in 1927
  • Continental breakfast (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Bellhop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Free long-term parking , Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Belize City (BZE-Philip S. W. Goldson Intl.)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking and extended parking

Room Amenities

The Great House offers 16 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottled water. Rooms open to furnished balconies. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas. Beds feature down comforters. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Belize City hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Microwaves and in-room massages can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Private balcony (furnished)
  • Sitting area
  • Deep soaking tub
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave available
  • Coffee maker
  • Down blanket
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (free)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Massage in room (surcharge)
  • Hair dryer
  • Laptop safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served free continental breakfast daily from 6 AM to 1:00 PM.

The Smoky Mermaid - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open select days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby
  • Skydiving nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Ziplining nearby

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 11 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 11 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport shuttle service is available on request from 6 AM to 9 PM. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6 AM - 11 PM
Guests arriving after 11 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport shuttle service is offered on request from 6 AM to 9 PM. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free rollaway/extra beds!
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at The Great House

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit or credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • No elevators
  • No pets or service animals allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 13.50 per person (one-way)
  • An in-room refrigerator is available for an additional fee
  • An in-room microwave is available for an additional fee

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Great House Belize City
  • Great House Hotel
  • Great House Hotel Belize City
  • The Great House Belize/Belize City
  • The Great House Hotel Belize City

You should know

  • The Great House offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.