Bride & NEWLYWED December 2007

Title: Hot Tropic Honeymoons in Belize “… An Island honeymoon would not be complete without Beach front accommodations. Located on Ambergris Caye North of San Pedro, Portofino is a relaxing, romantic haven. Portofino sits on purportedly the most beautiful beach in the Island, yet the town, shopping and nightlife are just 15 minutes away by […]

Belize Romance June 2007

Title: Here Comes the bride: To Ambergris Caye by Carla Hunt “The largest of the more than 200 islands and islets that dot and dash the Caribbean coastline of Belize, Ambergris Caye is not only the country’s leading tourist draw but also its top pick site for destination weddings. A lovely barefoot luxury atmosphere pervades […]

Ambergris Today Newspaper January 2007

Title: Models at Portofino Rumors came to our office informing us that there were a few models cruising around town this past weekend. We sent out our celebrity spotter and found out that four international models were on the island for a photo shoot. Two male and two female models stayed at the brand […]

Rich Guy Magazine January 2005 by Bassam Al-Sarraj

Title: Adventures in Belize “Screaming across the ocean at 60mph an open speedboat ferry is exciting enough. Doing it in pitch dark with a slight bit of rain and lightning in the distance is even more mind numbing. My travel mates didn’t seem to enjoy the bumpy waves but I wasn’t too worried. Our Captain, […]

Magnum Belize Newspaper 2003

Title: Portofino: Belizean Resort with European Flare “Getting to know guests from around the world is a key reason why Dutch natives Jan and Sandra van Noord enjoy operating Portofino.”

Dag Allemaal August 2003

Title: SALUT EN DE KOST – Belgen die imigreren Jan en Sandra van Noord ontdekten in Belize het aards paradijs. Wilt U duiken in een wonderbaarlijk mooi koraalrif? Wandelen door het enige jaguarreservaat ter wereld? Een rivier afvaren in een kano, omringd door leguanen en andere wilde dieren? Of bent U geïnteresseerd in de rijke […]

Condénast Traveler August 2003

Condénast Traveler about Portofino Beach Resort, Ambergris Caye, Belize August 2003 Title: Central America: Places & Prices ” North of town, Portofino has eight palapa cabanas and three balconied suites on stilts (in the largest suite, a bathtub overlooks the lagoon). The restaurant, which has a veranda, was just renovated (220-5096; doubles, $200-$300; […]

Condénast Traveler November 2001

Title: Cabin Fever “BELIZE Central America’s latest resort, The Portofino, shares its French designer, Lionel Dumas… … It has just eight tropical-hardwood beach cabanas, topped with palm-tached roofs and furnished with Mexican rugs and Guatemalan pottery. there are also two tree-top suites and the inevitable honeymoon suite, with double hammock and Jacuzzi…”