Welcome to Cocopele Inn


Welcome to Cocopele Inn, where you’re in for an amazing time! Rooms are Spacious and Clean, making it perfect for your group of all looking for reasonable priced accommodation. You’ll love the A/C that provides a refreshing escape from the heat. Plus, our well-equipped kitchen facilities and complimentary drinking water are definite perks. You’ll feel safe and secure here too.

Only 10 minutes walk from Downtown San Ignacio.
Discover why we are the best out-town in-town accommodation 

Cocopele Inn is situated in a peaceful area, yet you can easily walk to numerous shops, tour companies, and restaurants. But what truly sets this place apart is Lucy, your hostess. She’s incredibly knowledgeable and will assist you in finding the right tour companies and shuttle services. Her recommendations will leave you delighted. Lucy also offers reasonably priced laundry services – simply leave your dirty basket before heading out to explore, and when you return, your clothes will be clean and neatly folded.

You can be certain of one thing – you’ll want to return to Cocopele Inn for your next adventure!

When you’re planning a visit to Santa Elena and San Ignacio Town, there’s no better place to stay than The Cocopele Inn. Here’s why:

Perfect Location

The Cocopele Inn is right in the heart of Santa Elena Town, which is like a close neighbor to San Ignacio. You can easily walk to San Ignacio Town via the Hawksworth Bridge – it’s a beautiful stroll! This means you’ll be just steps away from banks, ATMs, restaurants, a shopping center, the local farmers market, and many other exciting attractions.

Delicious Dining Options

Right on our property, you’ll find not just one, but two local restaurants. Whether you’re a student, an expat, or anyone eager to savor the local flavors, these dining spots are perfect for you.

Convenience Galore

At The Cocopele Inn, you’ll find everything you need. We offer both long and short-term accommodation options to suit your stay. Need to freshen up your clothes? No problem! We provide laundry services. Want to cook your own meals? Our kitchen facilities are at your disposal. Plus, we offer transportation services from Belize International Airport and anywhere else in Belize, making your travel hassle-free.
So, when you’re thinking of where to stay in Santa Elena / San Ignacio Town, let The Cocopele Inn be your top choice. We’re not just a place to stay; we’re a gateway to a convenient, exciting, and delicious experience in this beautiful region.

The best choice in Santa Elena, Cayo

Let me introduce you to the Twin towns, as the locals affectionately call them. These towns are full of fascinating Belizean history waiting to be discovered.

The Cocopele Inn is conveniently situated near the San Ignacio tourist area, making it a breeze to book exciting tours or grab groceries for your stay. The folks around here are incredibly friendly, and you’ll find delicious food options everywhere you turn.

From mouthwatering local dishes to tasty international cuisine, San Ignacio Town is a food lover’s paradise. The diverse range of cultural food available here is sure to delight your taste buds. So, get ready to embark on a historical journey and a culinary adventure when you stay at Cocopele Inn!

  • Great place to stay, clean, comfortable, spacious place to stay and friendly family, also 5 minutes to downtown San Ignacio

    Fermin Tzib Avatar Fermin Tzib
    April 6, 2021

    Fantastico.. Si regreso a Belice ahi me quedo yo.. Excelente anfitriona y preocupada por el medio ambiente

    Katina Vackimes Avatar Katina Vackimes
    September 26, 2020

    Lucy is doing an amazing job running a fine establishment. There are no negatives to staying at her place. The location is extremely convenient and the rooms are very clean,... read more

    Rebekah Gusway Avatar Rebekah Gusway
    April 6, 2020
  • My wife and I stayed here in November of 2019. We had a great time. Lucy, who runs the place, was great and very helpful, she really... read more

    April 6, 2020

    Wonderful hospitality and all the amenities you need: kitchen area, fridge, microwave, dishes, utensils, water, coffee, tea. The room was very nice and clean. Very close to the center of... read more

    Alexander Nagle Avatar Alexander Nagle
    April 6, 2020

    We used Cocopele Inn as a hub as we did excursions in San Ignacio. Cocopele Inn is centrally located and an easy walk to the city center where most of... read more

    Joey Cochran Avatar Joey Cochran
    April 6, 2020
  • For the price, this place is excellent. Centrally located and great hosts. Clean water provided and assistance with transport to excursions. Lucy is an awesome host!

    Skylar Avatar Skylar
    April 6, 2020

    Perfect location, right outside the center. Public kitchen very useful, with free clean water to tap off your bottles for the day.. Staff helpful and friendly.

    BrightScytheOfLife Avatar BrightScytheOfLife
    April 6, 2020

    Excellent hotel only can explain the experience in one word AWESOME!!! 😄😄😄

    William Young Avatar William Young
    September 26, 2019
  • Très bonne accueil

    Kenson LAPLANTE Avatar Kenson LAPLANTE
    September 26, 2019

    For a budget place, this place is great. It’s extremely clean and in a really good location - walking distance to everything, but not right in the middle of the... read more

    Brittany Thompson Avatar Brittany Thompson
    April 6, 2019

    Fun place to staff, owner was very helpful. Easy walking distance for many adventures.

    Ronald Deraas Avatar Ronald Deraas
    September 26, 2018
  • Place was very clean, comfortable, with friendly staff.

    Marc Levin Avatar Marc Levin
    September 26, 2018

    Nice rooms

    Joshua McKoy Avatar Joshua McKoy
    September 26, 2018

    Nice good place.

    Juan Tun Avatar Juan Tun
    September 26, 2018

More Reasons to Stay with Us!

Perfect for couples, groups, families, expats or students and the solo traveler.


Expats gateway to Belize

For those curious expats seeking the experience of living in Belize, Cocopele Inn has the answers you're looking for! Our long-term rates are tailored to make it a breeze for expats to settle in and begin their Belizean adventure.What sets us apart is our strategic location, close to everything in San Ignacio. Whether you're eager to explore the town, discover local culture, or simply enjoy the convenience of city life, Cocopele Inn is your ideal starting point. Come, make yourself at home, and uncover all that Belize has to offer from our welcoming haven.gnacio means there is no need for taxi.

Airport Transfers

Arriving at Belize International Airport? Let us take care of your airport transportation needs! When you book with us, Belize Shuttle with William will be right there to provide you with our warm and welcoming Belize meet and greet shuttle service. Your journey in Belize begins with a friendly face and reliable transportation, ensuring a smooth start to your adventure.


A Place to study in Belize

Cocopele Inn stands as an exceptional choice for both students and archaeologists seeking accommodation in Belize. Its allure lies in its unique blend of affordability, convenience, and amenities tailored to cater to their specific needs. Students will appreciate the complimentary high-speed internet, conducive study areas with desks and chairs, and the convenience of laundry services. Archaeologists, on the other hand, will find Cocopele Inn's proximity to Belize's rich historical sites invaluable, making it the perfect base for their explorations.