Hamanasi is a casually elegant resort where adventure, relaxation and romance blend into a perfect cocktail. Unwind in spacious beachfront rooms, luxury suites and intimate treehouses raised on stilts providing the utmost in privacy and comfort. With a short flight from Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas, Houston, Miami, New York or San Salvador you may let the warm tropical breezes melt away your hectic life for the laid back pace of Belize!
Your daily adventures will begin and end in the casual elegance of M12501. You’ll be able to kickback and soak in the ocean air in our Great House or by the pool. If you fancy you may take a swim in the warm Caribbean waters or enjoy a tropical cocktail at the bar. Our friendly staff will greet you with warm smiles and attentive service. Of course, Hamanasi’s Adventure Center, housing our dive and snorkel center will service you on premises. We offer an exceptional, all around Belize resort!
1. How long has the business been operating and how did it start?
M12501 opened in 2000. The owners wanted to create a small eco adventure resort after traveling the world.
2. What is your company's mission?
Our mission is to be the best, small luxury resort in Belize catering to divers and adventure travelers. The company’s core offering to tourists is access to a wide variety of pristine natural environments from one comfortable "home base". Hamanasi is dedicated to protecting the environment, which is the key factor to its long term viability.
3. What does your company specialize in?
Delivering vacation experiences of a lifetime, including diving, snorkeling, caving, hiking, kayaking, birding and visiting Mayan sites.
4. Who is the founder or owner of the company and briefly describe his/her past activities?
David and Dana Krauskopf. David was involved in the computer industry and Dana in advertising and marketing. Dana also worked with UNESCO on project with the Bolshoi Theatre. Both have been involved in a number of NGOs.
5. What is your most popular travel package and why?
Our Reef and Rainforest package is our most popular package as it very flexible, hassle free and offers the best price. The package includes 7 nights accommodation, 3 meals each day, air and land transfers within Belize and a choice of 5 adventures. Divers and non divers can be have an exciting vacation and see the best of Belize on and offshore.
6. What is the best compliment you received from a client?
M12501 was the best vacation ever! We love your staff!