hamanasi resort

Hopkins, Belize


Nestled between the lush Maya Mountains and the turquoise Caribbean Sea, Hamanasi is a special place from which you can explore the best of Belize on and offshore. A secluded, intimate boutique resort located on the beach south of Hopkins, Hamanasi sits on hundreds of feet of Caribbean Sea beachfront surrounded by tropical flora on the finest stretch of beach. Voted #1 small hotel in Belize and Top 25 Hotels In The World For Service by Tripadvisor.

Hamanasi believes that thoughtful eco-tourism can make a positive impact on the environment and in our community, and preserve our little slice of paradise for the enjoyment and education of future generations.





Elegant Rooms


Reef Adventures


Pristine Beachfront





Property Details

  • 28 eco-luxury rooms
  • 1000 acres of pristine beachfront
  • 11-acre nature preserve
  • AC & ceiling fans
  • Rates: $250-$650 per night


Rates Include

  • Continental breakfast, coffee, tea, bottled water
  • Free use of bikes, kayaks, standup paddle boards
  • iPod docking station (in-room)
  • Give & Take bookshelf in Library


Regenerative Impact

  • The Green Team: Educates on sustainability at the weekly Green Hour for hotel guests and through The Hopkins Eco Club, a program for children
  • Only uses biodegradable plastic bags and never uses styrofoam products
  • Partnership with Nature Conservancy


Social Impact

  • Employs locally (97% Belizean) and 41: 59 women to men ratio.
  • Workplace Wellness Program via Belize Family Life Association
  • Annual training to prevent human trafficking in tourism via The Code
  • Partnership with Hopkins Humane Society
  • Internship program for students


Top Activities




Snorkeing & Scuba Diving


Boat Excursions


Cultural Immersion



Member Perks

  • Complimentary upgrade upon hotel check-in, based upon availability
  • Buy one, get one free massage (or a 50% discount on one spa treatment) 
  • A free upgrade to a private dining experience with a purchase of a 4+ night Reef & Rainforest package
  • Private on-property birding tour with Hamanasi guide