Your colorful Caribbean dreams come true at Casa Cangrejo. Located just 30 minutes south of San Pedro Town, this charming seafront home is elevated on stilts to take full advantage of the Caribbean views and breezes.
Featuring a private pier, this main floor + loft, 3BR/2BA home is named for the beautiful iridescent blue crabs (“cangrejos”) you see along the beach. This is the island escape you have been searching for.
Modern conveniences including air conditioning complement authentic Belizean hardwood floors and finishes to reflect the surroundings creating a bright yet relaxing atmosphere. Finally, you’ve found a beachfront home with true Caribbean flavor.
Here’s why you’ll love staying at Casa Cangrejo:
☀VIEWS: Spectacular Caribbean views stretch out over the world’s second-largest barrier reef.
☀SECLUSION: Privacy and tranquility.
☀WELL EQUIPPED: From quality linens to sea kayaks for your use, this home is outfitted with your comfort and enjoyment in mind.
☀SAFETY: Located on the south-end of Ambergris Caye, in an area with regular Neighborhood Watch patrols and a police substation.
☀PERSONALIZED SERVICE: We are responsive, and we’re here to make your vacation stress-free, right down to your golf cart rental.
Please note that, in addition to the rental rate, there is a one-time cleaning fee which covers the departure clean (when you check out) and one mid-stay housekeeping service. This cleaning fee is $196.88 and will be billed according to our payment policy. Additional days of housekeeping services can be arranged for $50.63 per day; the cost will be added to your check-out invoice. Additional housekeeping days must be arranged one week prior to arrival.
Our staff will visit your home daily to perform light grounds keeping services.
4 miles south of San Pedro Town.
Fully equipped kitchen, living/dining area, balcony with views
Q. HOW DO WE GET TO AMBERGRIS CAYE?
A. Guests arriving to Belize must transfer via regional flight or boat to the island of Ambergris Caye. Most of our guests choose the flight option for its convenience and comfort. The island’s airstrip is in San Pedro town, the only town located on the island of Ambergris Caye. We are pleased to arrange your regional flights; the cost will simply be added to your incidental bill for payment upon departure.
Q. HOW DO WE GET TO THE HOUSE UPON OUR ARRIVAL TO THE ISLAND?
A. We are pleased to arrange your airport transfers; the cost will simply be added to your incidental bill for payment upon departure.
Q. HOW FAR CASA CANGREJO FROM THE AIRSTRIP/SAN PEDRO?
A. We are located 4 miles south of San Pedro town, the road is partially paved and partially hard-packed sand.
Q. HOW DO WE GET AROUND THE ISLAND OF AMBERGRIS CAYE?
A. Your beach home is in the south end area of the island, away from the hustle and bustle of San Pedro Town. It’s worth noting the roads are not paved for much of the way and can certainly add to your vacation adventures. While taxi service is available on island (pay direct), most of our guests enjoy the convenience and novelty of renting a golf cart. You must have a valid driver’s license and be over 18 to drive a golf cart. Reservations are required; the cost will simply be added to your incidental bill for payment upon departure.
Q. WHAT IS CASA CANGREJO’S ADDRESS? CAN I SHIP ITEMS AHEAD?
A. We don’t stand on formalities here on the island. Casa Cangrejo is the third house after Las Brisas. Please note: there is no such thing as overnight courier service to/from Belize and the services that exist can be expensive and timely. Additionally, your items could get stuck in customs – for a very long time. In other words, shipping your items to Belize is not advisable.
Q. WHAT’S INCLUDED WITH OUR HOME RENTAL?
A. We start you off with the basics: Coffee, coffee filters, sugar, salt, pepper, paper towel, dish soap, toilet tissue, laundry soap, hand soap, shampoo and conditioner.
All towels and linens are provided
WIFI is complimentary
Q. IS THE HOUSE AIR-CONDITIONED?
Q. CAN YOU ARRANGE OUR TOURS?
A. We are happy to customize and pre-book a tour package specific to your interests.
Upon your arrival at your beach getaway, we will review your activities itinerary and issue your tour vouchers. To avoid cancellation penalties – which is often the full price of the tour – you must cancel more than 24-hours to trip departure time.
Q. IS THERE AN OUTDOOR GRILL?
A. A charcoal grill is provided, we can provision your home with charcoal with notice and any related costs will be posted to your incidental account.
Q. DOES THE HOME HAVE A TELEPHONE?
A. We will provide a complimentary local cellular phone and start you off with US$5 of credit.
Q. IS THERE HIGHSPEED WIFI?
A. Complimentary WIFI is included. Please note that WIFI service in Belize will not be as fast or reliable as you are accustomed to and may not be suitable for streaming entertainment.
Q. WHAT TV CHANNELS DO YOU HAVE?
A. The major USA Networks; ABC, NBC, CBS and FOX as well as their partner news channels are available along with HBO, a variety of movie channels and ESPN sports channels.
Q. IS FISHING EQUIPMENT INCLUDED?
A. No, fishing equipment is not included.
Q. DOES THE HOUSE HAVE LAUNDRY FACILITIES?
A. Yes, and we get you started with a small bag of laundry detergent.
Q. DOES THE HOUSE HAVE A HAIRDRYER?
Q. IS THERE A SAFE?
Q. HOW IS THE BEACH? CAN WE SWIM OFF THE BEACH?
A. The beaches of Belize have Seagrass or "Turtle Grass" growing, this is harmless and in fact is an important part of Belize’s ecosystem. This grass can grow in our shallow waters as we have such strong protection from the World's second largest barrier reef. This means our waters are warm, calm, and shallow for quite a way out and we do not for the most part of traditional walk-in beaches. For guests wishing to swim in the Caribbean, our dock has stairs leading into the water, diving is not permitted. Please note: periodically, Belize, along with other areas of Central America, The Caribbean, Mexico, and USA, will experience periods of Sargassum Seaweed washing ashore. Sargassum Seaweed comes from the Sargasso Sea in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean and is normally kept at bay by water temperatures and currents. We work diligently to keep our beach clear; however, guests should be aware when visiting coastal areas that seaweed may be present.
Q. IS THERE A POOL ONSITE?
Q. DO YOU PROVIDE BEACH TOWELS?
A. Yes, one per person.
Q. CAN WE DRINK THE WATER?
A. We start you off with 5-Gallons of purified drinking water in a dispenser. Additional 5-gallons can be provided upon request.
Q. IS THERE A DUTY-FREE SHOP ON THE ISLAND?
A. There is no duty-free shopping available on island. When you arrive in Belize, there is a duty-free shop at baggage claim where you can stock up on liquor and other items if you’d like.
Q. HOW CAN WE GET GROCERIES?
A. We can provide recommendations for provisioning services in advance of your arrival or you can grocery shop once you are on island.
Q. ARE THERE RESTAURANTS, BARS OR GROCERY STORES NEARBY?
A. Nothing within easy walking distance. The closest small grocery store is approximately 2 miles away as are the closets restaurants and bars.