Belize Mooring

Belize Mooring

Mooring for

Day Trippers & Cruisers

Coordinates: 16.8174 N , 88.0822 W

South Water Caye is a haven for sailors along a well-traveled, historic sailing route up and down the Caribbean coast from Guatemala to Mexico. There are mooring balls and anchoring facilities on the west side of the island (space cannot be reserved in advance; first-come, first-serve only). Day visitors are welcome to make use of our resort facilities, given availability. We offer garbage disposal, ice, water, bar services, meals, and diving services. Day visitors will need to make reservations for these services in advance at the island office.


Diving & Snorkel Services

  • Reservations required at least 24 hours in advance and depending on availability
  • Reservations can be made up to two weeks in advance
  • We are a full service PADI dive shop offering dives and snorkeling for novice to advanced divers in South Water Caye Marine Reserve:
    • Bubblemaker (children under 10) & Discover SCUBA
    • Open Water, Open Water Referrals, and Advance Open Water certifications can be done with 72 hrs advance reservations or on availability.
    • Snorkeling: US$65 plus 12.5% tax and 10% service charge per hour including gear, boat, captain, fuel, and guide)
  • Dive Certification Courses: Bubblemaker (children under 10) & Discover SCUBA

One tank dive

  • US$92 (includes tanks, weights & belt)
  • US$107 (includes tanks, weights & belt PLUS BCD and regulator)

plus 12.5% GST and 10% service charge. Includes boat, captain, fuel, and dive-master.

Island Dining

We welcome sailors to dine with us, subject to availability based on in-house guest count. Meals are served at our over-the-water dining area at Charlie’s Bar and DiningOur menu is pre-fixed daily for Cooked-to-order Breakfast, Lunch, and 3-Course Dinner. All meals include a juice beverage. Wine and cocktails can be purchased from Charlie’s Bar.

Reservations required by:

  • 7 am or evening before for breakfast seating (8-9 am serving)
  • 10 am or evening before for lunch seating (12-1 pm serving)
  • 3 pm or evening before for dinner seating (6:30 pm serving)
Resort staff must be informed at the time of reservation of any dietary restrictions

Other Services

Wi-Fi: Upon request

Gift Shop: Souvenirs, t-shirts, jewelry, limited toiletries, Sunscreen, Hats

Ice: US$5 per bag (inquire at bar or concierge)

Garbage: US$20 per bag

Overnight dockage (at main dock): US$150.00 per night per vessel including Resort Access (does not include water or electricity)

Overnight at mooring balls: to For Public Use – First Come First Serve

Kindly be advised that all our services depend on weather and availability.
50% deposit required for all meal and activity reservations.
We accept VISA, MasterCard or Cash. 


Please contact us in advance:

011-501-522-2243, 1-800-798-1558

“We stopped at Blue Marlin Beach Resort for drinks and dinner and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We stopped here while chartering a boat from the Moorings and were greeted by friendly staff who made us feel relaxed. Our dinners were exceptional and fresh. ”
Tripadvisor review (myrnaorcas)