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Property overview


From $4000/night

5 bedrooms 5 bathrooms

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Complimentary massages
  • Laundry services
  • Concierge service
  • Kayaks
  • Paddleboards

Activities available:

  • Cockscombs Jaguars sanctuary
  • Deep sea fishing
  • Diving
  • Fishing
  • Fly fishing
  • Monkey River
  • Snorkelling
  • Spearfishing
  • Zip lining

The experience:

Enjoy this whole island for up to 10 adults and 10 children. Your personal private island playground.

Kanu’s 2.5 acres ensures privacy with five luxurious 1,000-foot spacious villas. At the center of the island is a huge thatched central area that contains the living area, dining room, large bar, kitchen and pool table. The large in-ground fresh water pool is complete with a swim up bar. The soothing design incorporates coral stone, local rosewood flooring, complemented with impressive chandeliers and accent shades of the sea.

If you are looking for a luxury private island experience for a larger group, look no further. We love it.

What we think– rating: 5 star *****


Kanu is conveniently situated just 15 miles from the town of Placencia. The island is surrounded by turquoise waters, perfect for snorkeling and close to numerous dive sites and fishing areas.

Getting there:

Transfers from Placencia are included.

Maya Air.

Placencia is a short 30-minute flight from Belize City. When you arrive in Placencia you will be escorted by a Kanu representative directly to Kanu by speed boat, which takes about 20-30 minutes.

The property

There are 5 huge villas. Each villa comprises of a breezily chic master bedroom suite, high bamboo ceilings, huge bathrooms with outdoor showers, high end finish throughout and custom local furniture. Some villas also have soaking tubs and one has a loft for kids. All villas have private views of the Caribbean.

The staff and meals

Your group will have exclusive use of the island, there are no other guests.

The island comes with an on-site personal concierge service. You will have your own personal Chef; the food is a fusion of Belizean and International cuisine. Local beverages including beers and spirits are included.

Up to 4 complimentary massage services per day.

Daily housekeeping and laundry services.

Personal boat captain for exploring the surrounding area. Use of kayaks, paddleboards, snorkeling gear, fishing gear and other sporting equipment.


From $4000/night

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