Where to Stay On Roatan: Choose the Location Best for You

Our weather is always tropical, our waters azure blue and our beaches pristine! If you are considering our lovely island for your upcoming summer vacation, winter getaway or your new dive destination, let me help you narrow down your search for accommodations.  Roatan offers a wide variety of of accommodations from  luxury resorts, beachfront hotels, B&B’s, private homes , bungalows and hostels.

To help you get started I have put together a list of areas with descriptions.  Once you choose which part of the island is best for you it will be much easier to find the perfect place to stay.

West Bay: Is one the most popular among tourists. It’s crystal clear water, fine white sand and a coral reef within a 50 feet distance offers the perfect setting to relax in the sun with  a good book and a frozen Monkey Lala. There are also many extracurricular activities available such snorkeling, dive boarding, parasailing, paddle boarding, glass bottom boat tour, zip lines etc…..

West Bay Beach

West Bay Beach Roatan MLS 16-16

Roatan Resorts/Hotels:  Infinity Bay Spa and Beach Resort – Mayan PrincessParadise Beach Hotel – Bananarama Dive Resort –  Las Sirenas Hotel and Condos –  Foster’ West Bay – Grand Roatan Resort – Las Rocas Resort  – West Bay Colonial Suite –  Henry Morgan ResortCaribe Tesoro Xbalanque Boutique – Posada Seremein

B & B’s: Seaside InnWest Bay Lodge

Beach Homes: West Bay Village

Private Condos and Homes: Keyhole Bay

Beach Homes and Ocean View Homes,  Vacation Rentals Offer by: Island Rose Roatan –      Island House Roatan  –  Roatan Life Vacation Rental 

Several property owners choose to market in these two websites VRBO.com and AIRBNB.com you will find many Roatan condos and homes listed here.

West End: Is another popular tourist area just a boat taxi away from West Bay. It has a newly paved road filled with local businesses including small hotels, bars, restaurants, gift shops and dive shops. This promenade makes for an easy, enjoyable walk and is the best place to grab a bite, bar hop and meet people. Its Half Moon Bay Beach with the reef along the side is ideal for beginner snorkelers.

Aerial of Half Moon Bay, West End Roatan MLS 16-128

Half Moon Bay, West End Roatan MLS 16-128

Hotels: Sueño del MarThe Beach House RoatanSeagrape Plantation La Posada Arco Iris Cocolobo Lands End Coconut Tree CabinsSea Breeze InnMariposa Lodge – Splash Inn Dive Resort – Lost Paradise Inn Roatan Half Moon ResortLili Pond Guest HouseRoatan ResortsVillagio Verde

Hostel: Buena Onda

SANDY BAY: Is conveniently located between West End and Coxen Hole. This community location is home to  both locals and expats. The quiet beach is great for snorkeling and diving during the day, a long walk in the afternoon and a spectacular sunset in the evenings.

Aerial of Lawson Rock Roatan MLS 16-185

Aerial of Lawson Rock Roatan MLS 16-185

Hotels: Anthony’s Key ResortBlue Bahia TranquilSeas Eco LodgeMayoka Lodge

Cabanas: Sundancer

Private Condos and Homes: Lawson Rock

Hostel: Roatan Backpackers Hostel

FRENCH HARBOR: Is a booming business community with banks, grocery stores, hardware stores, shopping centers and more. Although there is not a public beach in French Harbor, most of the resorts and  hotels have a beach or swimming pool to enjoy. Many homes in this area offer spectacular ocean views.

 

Beachfront Hotels:   Barefoot Cay Resort and MarinaLas Verandas Hotel and VillasPritine Bay Golf ResortFantasy Island ResortCoco View Resort – Palmetto Bay – Upachaya Eco Lodge & Wellness Resort

Condo / Hotel: Clarion Suites at Pineapple Villas

EAST END OF THE ISLAND: If you’re truly wanting to get away from it all, this is the part of the island for you. With  exquisite beaches with white sand, turquoise blue water and cool breezes the east side of Roatan is  perfect for a quiet relaxing and rejuvenating vacation.

East End Roatan MLS 15-20Hotels Beachfront:  Turquoise Bay ResortPaya Bay ResortCamp Bay LodgeMedia Luna – Parrot Tree Plantation- Mango Creek Lodge

Vacation Home Rental offered by East End Roatan

So whether you are wanting to relax on the beach, dive along the reef, enjoy beautiful sunsets or get away  from it all, Roatan Bay Islands has a place for you. Our door is always open and you are always welcome to come stay with us!

Aerial Photography  by Devon Stephens and Roatan Multiple Listings Service (MLS)

If you have any comments or questions, Please feel free to drop me a note.

Roatan Real Estate in 15 Pictures!

Wave Crushing Iron Shore

Lighthouse Estates Roatan MLS #16-43

Infinity Edge Pool meets the Caribbean Sea

Infinity Bay Condo Roatan MLS #15-536

White Sand and Palm Trees

Beachfront Crawfish Rock Roatan MLS #15-224

Name Your Home

Sandy Bay Lawson Rock Roatan MLS #16-95

Caribbean Views from Bedroom

Beach Villa Pristine Bay Roatan MLS #16-18

Scuba Gear Shop

Dive Resort Roatan MLS #15-519

Sail Boat in Marina

Gibson Bight Marina Roatan MLS #16-81

Candy Cane Sunset

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Luxury Beachfront Roatan MLS #15-38

Caribbean Colors

Casa Sophisticada Lawson Rock Roatan MLS #15-479

Pineapple

Home West End Roatan MLS #15-223

Skies, Skies, Skies

Caribe Point Roatan MLS #13-346

Made in Roatan Gift Shop

Alba Plaza Gibson Bight Roatan MLS #14-267

Keep Calm

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Oceanfront Home Flowers Bay Roatan MLS #15-504

Keep Walking

Estate Home Calabash Bight Roatan MLS #14-426

Relax

Views Sandy Bay Roatan MLS #15-427

 

 We can find you the right choice here in Roatan. Reach out to explore current availability.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Million Dollar Listings on Roatan!

Considering purchasing a luxury home in the Caribbean? Roatan , the jewel of the Western Caribbean Island, offers extraordinary upscale properties. Roatan Island is well known for its pristine beaches and the most healthy coral reef in the Caribbean: a divers paradise. The island of Roatan offers a variety of lifestyles and properties. From gorgeous beachfront/oceanfront estates to villas with a stunning ocean view, Roatan has it. The luxury real estate on Roatan is available at a much lower cost compared to other Caribbean islands. Currently in the Roatan Real Estate market there are 13 spectacular properties between $1,150,000 million and $2,779,000 million.

Here is a buyer’s gallery of Roatan’s finest homes:

Pristine Bay Golf Course Villa

Roatan Listing  MLS 15-79 Pearl Court Villa offers an expansive view across the Caribbean Sea and Pristine Bay’s Beach Club. Two story, 6 bedrooms, 4.50 bathrooms. Listed Price $1.150,000

Yellow Bird Gibson Bight, Roatan

Roatan Listing MLS 14-372  This stunning home was designed to take full advantage of its unique setting. Offers spectacular sea views from its dramatic wrap around ocean front lot. Spacious 4500+ sqft floor plan is perfect for entertaining. The Property includes 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, private dock complete with boat slip, 3 car garage. Listed Price $1,195,000

Home Big Bight, Roatan

Roatan Listing MLS 14-274 This breathtaking hillside with 200′ white sand beach includes: A villa 3,120 sqft 2 story 3 bed/ 3 bath home; a charming 890 sqft 1 bed/ 1 bath beach house; a small ocean view cabin, a caretaker’s cabin and a swim/ boat dock. The 2.4 acre beach front bluff offers unsurpassed ocean views. Listed Price $1,200,000

Pristine Bay Bayside Court Villa, Roatan

Roatan Listing MLS 15-92 A magnificent three story, 4 Bedroom, 3.5 Bathroom home located right over the 18th Hole of Pete Dye designed Black Pearl Golf Course and offering expansive views of the golf course, mountains and Caribbean Sea from the different decks. Listed Price $1,300,000

Turn Key Luxury Bed and Breakfast, West End, Roatan

Roatan Listing MLS 14-282 Elegance and craftsmanship combined with over 11,000 square feet of living space make this perfect for buyers seeking value. This luxury home is the definition of move-in-condition. No detail has been overlooked. Every possible amenity is included. From top to bottom, this home was made with the highest quality material: Listed Price $1,350,000

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Lawson Rock, Roatan

Roatan Listing MLS 15-38 This beachfront home offers, spectacular views of the sea. The home, which was extraordinarily designed and constructed for durability and ease of maintenance, features 3 bedrooms (2 luxury masters), 3 bathrooms in the main home, plus a guest house and a garage+workshop area. Listed Price 1,490,000

The Point French Cay, Roatan

Roatan Listing MLS 14-376 Perfect for a boutique resort or estate home. This is a beautiful property with 320 feet of beach and water frontage with a 6500 sq. ft. house and 2 rentals on a 1.2 acres. Listed Price $1,600,000

Palmetto Bay, Roatan

Roatan Listing MLS 15-274 An exceptional beachfront home for the discerning buyer. The home offers 3 bedrooms, a media room plus a separate guest home over the double garage. Both the master bedroom and the second bedroom look out over the beach and the turquoise waters of Palmetto Bay Plantation. Casa Luz offers an experience second to none. Rich tropical hardwood. No expense spared. 4 level water filtration. Beautifully finished.Granite everywhere. Harwood and bamboo floors. Exceptional sliding glass doors that actually raise the rolling hardware when the door is closed.An exceptional office with granite desks and Herman Miller Aeron chairs. Wonderful stone details in the master and second bathrooms. Jacuzzi tub and showers finished in river stone. Listed Price $1,700,000

Lawson Rock, Roatan

Roatan Listing MLS 15-271  Beachfront Pre-Construction.This modern Caribbean design features two reflecting pools at the entrance and an infinity pool in the back overlooking the Caribbean Sea.The finishings of the house are of the highest possible level. Delivery is planned for November 2015. Listed Price $1,890,000

Royal Palm Pristine Bay Roatan

Roatan Listing MLS 15-109 Sweeping Views from one of the very best lots at Pristine Bay could be yours. A fully turnkey down to the truck and golf cart and features 3 Bedrooms, wraparound porches, high end finishes, pool, garages, large yard and a bonus room that could be turned into another bedroom, media room or more. Listing Price $1,900,000

French Cay, Roatan

Roatan Listing MLS 13-225 Eye candy at it’s best! Walk into the large entrance to see through the living room, over the infinity edge pool to the aqua blues and deep blues of the Caribbean.  5 bedrooms 4 bathrooms, 186 feet of ocean front with a 120 foot dock with palapa on 1.25 acres. Listed Price $2,200,000

Parrot Tree Plantation

Roatan Listing MLS 12-141 Multi-level home of approximately 10,000 total SqFt including decks and patios sitting on over one third of an acre lot, designed by Award Winning Architects House & House with 360° views that will knock your socks off. It has 5 bedrooms/5.5 baths. Listed Price $2,599,000

Blue Harbor, Roatan

Roatan Listing MLS 15-126 A year round Caribbean island getaway with elegance.This modern Mediterranean design offers 5BD and 5BA and was designed by one of the leading Caribbean Architects. Listed Price $2.779,000

To view photographs of all luxury properties go directly  Roatan Multiple Listing Service