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The Great House places you within a 10-minute stroll of popular attractions such as Museum of Belize and Tourism Village. This 16-room, 3-star hotel has free breakfast, free in-room WiFi, and free self parking. Baron Bliss Lighthouse is 0.7 mi (1.1 km) from this centrally located Belize City hotel.


Start your day off right with a free continental breakfast, served each morning from 6 AM to 1:00 PM. Sit down for a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service.


The 16 recently renovated accommodations feature furnished balconies and afford space to spread out with sitting areas. Guests can expect 32-inch flat-screen TVs with cable channels, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Beds are dressed in down comforters and bathrooms offer deep soaking tubs, hair dryers, and free toiletries. Other standard amenities include refrigerators, coffee makers, and free bottled water.

Property features

Renovated in 2013, The Great House offers free WiFi in public areas, a business center, and a computer station. There's free parking, and an airport shuttle (available on request) for USD 13.50 per person one way. The front desk has multilingual staff that can help with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include free newspapers, a terrace, and a garden.


  • Free continental breakfast
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

A business center is on site at this 3-star property. This Colonial hotel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Guests can use the outdoor pool and health club at a partner property. For a surcharge, a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) is offered to guests. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

The Great House has designated areas for smoking.

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 16 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Computer station 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Picnic area 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Year Built 1928 
  • Free long-term parking 
  • Free self parking 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free long-term parking, Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Great House offers 16 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature laptop-compatible safes and complimentary bottled water. Rooms open to furnished balconies. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas. Beds feature down comforters. 32-inch flat-screen televisions come with premium cable channels. Refrigerators and coffee/tea makers are provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with deep soaking bathtubs, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Belize City hotel provides complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Microwaves and in-room massages can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in August 2013.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Furnished balcony 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Ceiling fan 
  • Phone 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Deep soaking bathtub 
  • In-room massage available 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Down comforter 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (free) 

Where to Eat

A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning between 6 AM and 1:00 PM.

The Smoky Mermaid - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting). Open select days.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Snorkeling nearby 
  • Scuba diving nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Boat tours nearby 
  • Cave exploring/spelunking nearby 
  • Ziplining nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 1 PM

Check-in time ends at 11 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 11 PM
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • No pets or service animals allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No elevators

No pets or service animals allowed

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 13.50 per person (one way)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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

We should mention

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. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. 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. No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

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