The Great House

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Hypo-allergenic bedding, down comforters, in-room safe
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Overview of The Great House

The Great House

3.0 star property
3-star hotel with restaurant, near Swing Bridge

8,4/10 Very good

540 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Air conditioning
  • Bathtub
  • Connecting rooms available
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13 Cork Street, Belize City
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Outdoor pool access
  • Breakfast available
  • Room service
  • Business center
  • Airport shuttle
  • Terrace
  • Air conditioning
  • Garden
  • Computer station
  • Front desk safe
For families
  • Free cribs/infant beds
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Premium TV channels
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Cleaning & safety
  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 72-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

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About this area

What's nearby

  • San Pedro Belize Express Water Taxi Belize City Terminal - 7 min walk
  • Belize Barrier Reef - 20 min walk
  • Tourism Village - 5 min drive
  • Cucumber Beach - 18 min drive
  • Altun Ha Mayan Ruins - 66 min drive

Getting around

  • Belize City (TZA-Belize City Municipal) - 7 min drive
  • Philip S. W. Goldson Intl. Airport (BZE) - 24 min drive
  • Caye Chapel (CYC) - 16.2 miles/26.1 km
  • Caye Caulker (CUK) - 19.4 miles/31.3 km
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

About this property

The Great House

The Great House is just 1.6 mi (2.6 km) from the airport and offers a shuttle (available on request) for USD 13.50 per person one-way. You can relax with a drink at the bar/lounge, and the restaurant is the perfect spot to grab a bite to eat. Other highlights at this Colonial hotel include a terrace and a garden. The helpful staff and location get good marks from fellow travelers.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter
Follows regional cleaning and disinfection practices of Tourism Gold Standard (Belize)
Follows industry cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC), Safe Travels (WTTC - Global), and COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 72 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually-wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner
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At a glance

Hotel size

  • 16 rooms
  • Arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • The front desk is open daily from 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
  • Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • If you are planning to arrive after 9:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Free onsite extended parking

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle from 6:00 AM to 9:00 PM*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast (surcharge) each morning 6:30 AM–10:00 AM
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Shared microwave
  • Room service (limited hours)

What to do

  • Access to nearby outdoor pool
  • Access to nearby health club
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Cave exploring nearby
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Ziplining nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting room
  • Computer station

Services

  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • 1 building/tower
  • Built in 1927
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Handrails in stairways
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Well-lit path to entrance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 40-inch Smart TV
  • Premium cable channels
  • Netflix

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Window screens

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Down comforter
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Free crib/infant bed
  • Free rollaway/extra bed
  • Bed sheets provided

What to enjoy

  • In-room massage
  • Individually furnished and decorated

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels
  • Toilet paper

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet
  • Phone
  • Electrical adapters/chargers

Food and drink

  • Mini-fridge
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of USD 16.90 for adults and USD 10 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of USD 13.50 per person (one-way)
  • Microwaves are available for USD 5 per day

Hygiene & cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas.

Contactless check-out is available.

Enhanced food service safety measures are in place.

Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings.

This property affirms that it follows the cleaning and disinfection practices of Tourism Gold Standard (Belize).

This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of:

  • COVID-19 Guidelines (CDC)
  • Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

This property accepts credit cards and cash.

Also known as

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

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Overall score and ratings

8,4

Very good

9,0/10

Cleanliness

8,9/10

Staff & service

8,1/10

Amenities

8,2/10

Property conditions & facilities

8,8/10

Eco-friendliness

6/10 Good

asma, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Keith, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Lawrence, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Philip, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Tariq, 1-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Amazing location. Welcoming staff. An overall great experience
2-night trip
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6/10 Good

Old with issues
Historical old place. Clean but they have a cockroach problem ( I pulled back my sheets and a 2” cockroach crawled out one night. Next night I came home to one on the wall). I had to change the sheet because they were soiled.
Deborah, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

JOSE, 1-night trip
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8/10 Very good

JOSE, 1-night family trip
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10/10 Exceptional

vichal, 1-night trip
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