Four Seasons Announces Plans for Luxury Resort in Belize
“We are excited to be a part of the reimagination of Caye Chapel into an exclusive luxury experience, and to do so in a way that protects and reinforces the natural wonders of the island,” says J. Allen Smith, President and CEO,
The 280-acre (113 hectare) island is outlined by 6 miles (9.7 kilometres) of white sand beaches and turquoise waters, and is located 16 miles (26 kilometres) from Belize City, either 30 minutes by boat or 10 minutes by flight. The island’s marina and airstrip can accommodate private boats and planes for easy access by owners and guests arriving from further afield. A destination in its own right, the island also acts as a convenient base to explore the nearby cultural and natural sites of mainland Belize and surrounding cayes.
For those looking to make their stays on the island more permanent, the development will include approximately 35
Myriad amenities include health and wellness facilities, two beach clubs, multiple dining and bar options with sea views, retail outlets, a young residents club, a marina, tennis courts and the 18-hole White Shark Golf Course designed and reinvented by Greg Norman and Lorena Ochoa.
Guests and homeowners will be able to enjoy the exceptional natural aquatic environment around the island through boat expeditions, snorkelling, paddle boarding, diving and the on-site Fabien Cousteau Nature and Conservation Institute and Adventure Center. The institute will be home to research and education initiatives that guests and residents can participate in, including a 3D coral reef printing program.
For more information, visit cayechapel.com
About Thor Urbana
Thor Urbana is a leading real estate investment and development company based in Mexico City that is driving the most avant-garde hospitality and retail projects throughout Mexico. Thor Urbana is the largest commercial real estate developer in Mexico and is currently developing more than 10 million square feet (930,000 square metres) across the country in key markets such as Mexico City, Guadalajara, Playa del Carmen, Merida, Metepec and Los Cabos. Recent projects include the Montage Los Cabos and the Ritz Carlton in Mexico City.
GFA is one of the most recognised developers and operators of prime real estate in Mexico. Since its founding in 1964, it has developed more than 30 million square feet (2.8 million square metres) of urban residential projects, offices and luxury beach resorts. GFA has the philosophy of, and commitment to, developing properties of the highest quality with fresh architectural visions and state of the art technology. The Company has a presence in Los Cabos, Puerto Vallarta, Guadalajara, Toluca, Acapulco, Metropolitan Mexico City and Cancun. Past projects include Thompson Playa del Carmen and Punta Ballena in Cabo San Lucas, home of the Esperanza Resort.
Inmobilia is one of the most successful real estate developers in Mexico, with a particular expertise in golf focused communities and country clubs. With a focus on the eastern part of Mexico, Inmobilia has developed dozens of successful commercial and residential projects, including the Yucatan Country Club and The Jaguar Golf Course, site of the PGA Tournament.