Chabil Mar, Maya for "Beautiful Sea", is a 11 consecutive year award-winning Caribbean-Front Resort and the Only Guest Exclusive Resort of Placencia, Belize.
We are a Boutique Caribbean-Front Resort of Belize Inspired Architecture and Landscaping, Luxury Accommodations and Ambience. Chabil Mar is your personal paradise, – Dripping with flowers – Immersed in the Natural Beauty of Belize – 400 ft. of private beach and pier, while only a stroll along the beach to the center of Placencia Village.
At Chabil Mar, each Villa on this lushly landscaped intimate property is uniquely designed and furnished, appointed with original artworks, and features excellent views of the Caribbean from personal verandas. Two infinity beach-side pools, nestled in lush tropical gardens, grace the property, while intimate open-air al fresco dining at Cafe Mar, or on our private pier, is a hallmark of the Chabil Mar experience.
Belize is an adventure vacation paradise, a unique blend of pristine nature, diverse geography and endless adventures. Thriving rainforests, miles of stunning beaches, hundreds of islands, and the world's second largest barrier reef set the stage for a vast array of activities to engage every personality.
From Placencia Village, home to Chabil Mar, guests partake in every adventure Belize lays at their barefoot toes, while basking in the luxury that is Chabil Mar Resort.
Snorkel (among the many islands off the coast of Placencia Village)
Scuba Dive (the second largest barrier reef in the world)
Jungle Excursions - Cockscomb Jaguar Preserve - Visit the Howler Monkeys - Mountain Treks Maya Archaeological Sites (Lubaantun - Nim Li Punit - Xunantunich - Others)
Cave Swimming and Tubing, Zip-Lining in the Jungle Canopy, Birding (Nearly 600 Species)
Fishing (World Class Fly, Reel, Fresh and Salt)
Kayaks, Paddle Boards and Bicycles (Complimentary and leisurely direct from Chabil Mar or Private tours available upon request
Sailing (Overnight Island Exploration - Daily Sails - Sunset Cruises)
Horseback Riding Explore Placencia Village's traditional fishing Village Culture
Guest Exclusive Accommodations - All amenities of this private resort are for the personal use of our guests, the only Placencia Resort to provide this level of exclusivity.
Premiere location - Chabil Mar stretches 3/4 of a mile along the beach from the centre of Placencia Village (pop. 1500), the closest full-service resort to the Village.
Guests enjoy the culture, amenities of Placencia Village at their leisure.
Boutique Resort / Luxury Accommodations - Just 20 individually decorated Luxury Villas and 1 Honeymoon Suite grace the property, assuring a superior level of privacy, intimacy and personal attention.