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Getting to King Lewey's Island

King Lewey's Island Resort is an exquisite hidden gem situated just 12 miles off the captivating coast of Placencia, Belize. Placencia itself is a delightful coastal village renowned for its picturesque beaches, lively cultural scene, and warm-hearted locals. This idyllic fishing community emanates a laid-back atmosphere, and its narrow main street, one of its many unique features, is brimming with a kaleidoscope of colorful shops, delectable seafood restaurants, and a thriving local arts panorama.

Nestled harmoniously between the tranquil Caribbean Sea and the scenic Placencia Lagoon, this region is truly a haven for water sports aficionados, offering an abundance of activities such as snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing, and kayaking. Moreover, Placencia acts as a gateway to embark on mesmerizing expeditions to the nearby Mayan ruins, lush rainforests, and the awe-inspiring Belize Barrier Reef.

For those wondering about getting to King Lewey's Island Resort, our directions are conveniently available on our website. The resort's rustic allure and serene backdrop perfectly complement the relaxed and welcoming ambiance of Placencia, ensuring an unforgettable experience for all who enter its embrace. Whether you're seeking Belize travel directions or specific guidance on getting to King Lewey's Island Resort, our website has the information you need for a seamless journey to this tropical paradise.

Getting to King Lewey's Island Resort in Belize is an effortless and stress-free experience. Our team of dedicated representatives is here to assist you in organizing all the necessary logistics for your journey. From arranging local domestic flights to coordinating ground and boat transfers, we have got you covered.


We offer convenient airport pickup at the Philip Goldson International Airport (PGIA). Upon your PGIA arrival, our friendly driver will be waiting outside with a personalized name sign. You'll then enjoy a relaxing 3-hour scenic ride in an air-conditioned car or van directly to the charming Placencia village.

In Placencia, one of our friendly boat captains will be ready to welcome you at the MnM dock, where you'll embark on a 30-40 minute boat ride to our island.

For an added touch of excitement, you can also opt for a stop at the captivating Belize Zoo during your journey, enhancing your Belizean experience and making it truly unforgettable.

Belize International Airport to Placencia 

up to 4 Persons: US$325 one-way

Each additional person: $15-one-way

Children under 12 ride free


For guests looking for a convenient and picturesque journey, domestic flights to Placencia are available. We can assist in booking a Tropic Air Caravan flight directly from the Philip Goldson International Airport (PGIA), where guests can experience a stunning 30-minute domestic flight to Placencia village.


Once you touch down at the airstrip, our warm and welcoming driver will be eagerly awaiting your arrival. They will be ready to escort you to our Placencia dock station (MnM Dock), guaranteeing a smooth and delightful start to your stay with us.

Domestic 30 Minute Flight + Ground transfer to Dock:

US$275 per person, round trip 

Under 3 free


A warm welcome awaits guests who wish to chart their own course to our paradise. Whether you're setting sail in your own boat or a luxurious catamaran, reaching us is effortless with these coordinates: N 16°36'002.6, W 88°11'01.60.


Alternatively, we offer the option to book a private catamaran pickup from the Dock in Placencia. This exclusive journey ensures a unique and unforgettable experience as you make your way to our island.

Travel Information:


Departure from Placencia to the Island: The transportation from Placencia to the island is scheduled to depart at 2:00 PM., Please make sure to arrive at the designated meeting point, MnM Hardware Service Station dock in Placencia, with ample time to spare. There is public parking available in front of the Police Station, less than 5 minutes from the dock. 


Departure from the Island to Placencia: The return transportation from the island to Placencia is scheduled to depart at 11:00 AM. We recommend planning your departure accordingly to ensure you have enough time to catch your onward transportation. For those with early international flights on departure, we suggest booking accommodation in Placencia or Belize City the night before. Sea weather conditions can affect departures, and if there are other guests checking out the same day, we'll need to coordinate a suitable departure time.


If you need transportation outside of the specified times, private transfer options can be arranged through a third-party provider at your expense, subject to availability and the operator's cost.. This allows you to customize your travel arrangements according to your preferences and requirements.

Travel Recommendations:


Considering the remote location of the island, we recommend booking flights that depart from the Philip Goldson International Airport later in the evening or spending an additional night on the mainland before your departure. This will help ensure that you have sufficient time to travel from the island to the airport and begin the check-in process at least 2 hours before scheduled departure.


Dietary Restrictions:


In order to make your stay as comfortable as possible, we would like to accommodate any dietary restrictions you may have. Kindly provide us with information about any dietary preferences or allergies, so we can tailor our culinary offerings to meet your needs.


Weather Conditions and Travel Delays:


Please be aware that weather conditions can sometimes lead to choppy seas, which may potentially impact the timing of travel to or from the island. While we always strive to provide a smooth travel experience, safety is our utmost priority. We appreciate your understanding in case of any travel delays caused by adverse weather conditions.

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