The Ellysian Boutique Hotel

On the very edge of Belize’s Placencia Peninsula, in the heart of Placencia village rests a new luxury beachfront paradise known as The Ellysian Boutique Hotel. With picturesque beachfront ocean views and its back patios perch in Placencia Village, its serene charm offers the splendor of a modern stay with easy access to the local village life.


  • 13 beautifully appointed accommodations: 6 Beachfront Studios & 6 One Bedroom Suites & 1 Exclusive Penthouse
  • The limited number of suites at The Ellysian ensure guests are afforded privacy and a higher standard of personalized service.
  • Ellysian means peaceful: the striking pure white exteriors combined with the natural beauty of its setting, on soft sandy beach viewing the Caribbean Sea, gives a sense of peace to all who choose to dwell here
  • Ideally located in the charming and vibrant village of Placencia and within walking distance to local artisan shops, restaurants, and sites the village offers; no car, taxi, or golf cart necessary.

Dining Options:

  • Daily continental breakfast included
  • Tipsy Tuna: Fuel your afternoon with lunch at Tipsy Tuna Seaside Restaurant & Sports Bar. This colorful restaurant and bar cannot be missed as its brightness pops with its inviting beach chairs and umbrellas. Try their ceviche, wings, and pizzas for a burst of flavor. Pair with an ice cold local Belikin and the beach vibe will be completed.
  • Cozy Corner: This beach front restaurant serves up amazing fajitas, fish tacos, and chicken fried steak. Other beach friendly foods such as chicken burgers and burritos are tasty as well. The free wifi and friendly staff are always there to ensure you have a great time.
  • Maya Beach Bistro: Perhaps one reason this establishment was awarded Belize’s Restaurant of the Year twice by the Belize Tourism Board is the careful attention to detail, which is so apparent in the exquisitely presented food and attentive service. Everything flows easily and at the right pace for a wonderful dining event.

On property activities:

  • Yoga classes are offered on the pool deck and beach. Private classes are also available to book.
  • In-room and beachside massages are also available
  • Complimentary non-motorized water sports: kayaks, paddle boards, and snorkeling

Off property activities:

  • Chocolate making
  • Cockscomb Basin Jaguar Reserve
  • Manatee Watch
  • Monkey River Tour
  • Zip Line & Waterfall Rappelling at Bocawina
  • Snorkeling at the Inner Reef and Outer Reef
  • Whale Shark Snorkeling