Placencia, a small coastal town in Stann Creek District of Belize

Placencia is a small coastal town in Stann Creek District at the Caribbean Sea next to the Placencia lagoon.


Placencia is located in the Stann Creek District of Belize at the Placencia Peninsula. At the most southern tip of this peninsula Placencia is located, which consists of approximately 700 Creoles. The second international airport of Belize is planned to be in the neighborhood of Placencia. 
 
The retirement community Cocoplum Resort including the vacation villas The Villas of Cocoplum are developed next to the Placencia Lagoon. 
 
Robert's Grove Beach Resort and the Coppola beach resort Turtle Inn are also situated in Plancencia.