• 2000 sqft , 3 bath , 3 bdrm bi-level – FOR SALE USD5,000,000 .
in Gales Point, Gales Point
This 870 acres is comprised of rainforest, coastal savannah, and mountains. The property is bordered to the east by the west shores of the Southern Lagoon. with the community of Gales Point in view. The property offers direct access to to the Caribbean Sea, the Meso American Barrier Reef, and the Atlantic Ocean, and offers world-class fishing (reef, lagoon, and freshwater), jungle hiking, mountain biking, reef snorkeling, ocean swimming, cave exploration, bird watching, big cat sighting, and music and cultural experience that only Belize can offer.
The property is situated at the southern end of the Belize District and is a mere 90-minute drive from the Philip Goldson International Airport. Travel time will be significantly reduced with the completion of the upgrade of the Coastal Highway which borders the property to the west. Set within hundreds of hectares of wild natural lands, and miles away from any human habitation, this location is IDEAL for Adventure, Rest, and Relaxation eco resort!
This location benefits from a consistent Caribbean breeze of about 10-13 knots which is used to drive a marine grade Whisper 200 Wind Turbine mounted on a 60ft communication tower, generating 1,000 watts of electricity. The centerpiece of the property’s power system is an array of 50 solar panels, (10,000 watts) with 32 sealed gel-cell batteries, and a computerized double-inverter system. Backup is an automatic 20 kW propane generator, although the backup system has never been needed.
Including in the package is a completely self-sufficient 3-bedroom home that was built in 2010. This home offers breathtaking panoramic views of the surrounding Maya Mountains and the seaside Southern Lagoon from its wrap-around verandas. The main elevated living level is 2,000 sq. ft. under roof, and the lower level (also 2,000 sq. ft under roof) has an enclosed laundry room, a power/workroom with computerized controls for the solar power system, and an open concrete pad under house to shelter boats and vehicles. Interior details include a great room with native hardwood flooring and walls, and an 18ft-high vaulted ceiling made entirely of polished mahogany and other local hardwoods, served by a well-equipped kitchen. This house is centrally located within 870-acres along a 2-1/2 mile private, paved road that leads to a private waterfront extending 1 mile.
Placed strategically are two watchmen/ maintenance staff houses powered by off-grid systems. With gated entry at the Coastal Road, 24/7 on-site security, and monitored docks on the Southern Lagoon, the house and property are safe and secure.