Property Detail

Manatee Bar 19.72 Acres

Address: Belize
City: Belize
District: Belize
Price USD: $195,000

Type: Beach/Island
Status: Active
No. of Views: 21502

Property Description

Full Description: 19.72 Acres situated on the Caribbean Sea, 28 miles south of Belize City, this gorgeous property has 417.23 feet of frontage on the Caribbean Sea, with a gorgeous golden sandy beach. The ocean floor is wonderfully sandy and stretches out in front of the property, excellent for swimming!! The Mayan Mountains form a breathtaking backdrop to the property, from an elevated view one is able to get a panoramic view of the Mayan Mountains along with the gorgeous Caribbean Sea view. The Lagoons are easily accessible through the Manatee Bar River, which is less than a 1/4 mile away, this river is also very well known for itsí excellent fishing. The Southern & Western Lagoons have the largest breeding colony of Caribbean Manatees in the entire Caribbean, which in itself is an amazing sight. Many rivers are in the area, great for river float trips, bird-watching, nature tours, etc. Bird Caye Sanctuary is located north of the property in Northern Lagoon; this island is a breeding spot for many different types of exotic birds and is always a great tour! Gales Point Village is situated in Southern Lagoon; this small local village is situated on a long Peninsula jutting out into the lagoon. Gales Point is a village rich in culture, it is very well known for the construction of wooden canoes and sailboats, and they also have a local drumming school and make the drums themselves. There are three exciting major sailing regattas held each year in the Southern Lagoon, centered on this village. The Belize Barrier Reef, a World Heritage Site is only 15 miles to the east for excellent snorkeling, diving and fishing. Yet another attraction easily accessible from this gorgeous property. The property is located approximately 28 miles from Belize City via the inland waterways, you can go all the way from the International Airport to the Manatee Bar River via the inland waterways, then go out to sea for the last 2 miles south to the property, it is a very nice trip, with wonderful scenery and birding. You can also reach the property by ocean directly from Belize City and Dangriga. This gorgeous location can be yours!! Priced at $350,000.00 US, negotiable.