FAQ

Please read through our Frequently Asked Questions to learn more about BELIZE BBQ Boat.

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by email or by phone.

1)

What is a BELIZE BBQ Boat?

A Belize bbq Boat is an elegant and unique circular  boat with comfy seats positioned around a round table with a charcoal BBQ in the middle.

2)

How many people can BELIZE bbq Boat accommodate?

We have four available boats. The four large boats can comfortably seat up to 8 adults/kids per boat.

3)

Do the BELIZE BBQ Boat have a motor?

The Belize bbq boat are propelled by outboard motor Yamaha 9.9 HP which operates nearly noiseless. The motor has 5 forward gears.

4)

How fast can I go with the BELIZE BBQ Boat?

The boats are built for moderate cruising. So the maximum speed is limited to 5 km/h (3 knots).

5)

What do I need to bring?

You only need to bring your favourite music on your smartphone or on a USB thumb drive.

Is the shade waterproof?

Unfortunately, the shade is not waterproof although it can protect you from light drizzle. BBQ BELIZE The boat does not work in the rain or wind very strong. Please bring a hat or cap with you for all the passages in case we are not able to open the shade because of the wind a little strong by a day of extreme heat.
Remember to take your sun protection cream for you and the kids, your beach towels.
6)

Do I need to clean up afterwards?

We change the hot plate and grill plate after the boats have been returned to ensure all following customers will have a clean cooking surface Boats are expected to be returned in a clean condition.

Use the provided rubbish bags to dispose your rubbish. Don’t worry about cleaning the BBQ and the hot plates – we will take care of that for you. Any excessively dirty vessels will incur a cleaning charge of $50 that will be deducted from your bond.

7)

Can I play music from my phone or Ipod?

You will find instructions on board. All Belize bbq boat are equipped with a Bluetooth sound system. You can easily connect your own Bluetooth device wirelessly to the sound system. You will find instructions on board.

8)

Can I do swimming, fishing  from the BELIZE bbq Boat?

Swimming is authorised.
Due to safety and legal requirements, snorkeling, fishing and crabbing, from the BELIZE BBQ Boat are not allowed.
If you would like to go snorkeling, fishing, we recommend to hire a boat with a special belize compagny or with local fishing charters.

9)

Can I drink alcohol on BELIZE BBQ Boat?

All passengers except your private captain can drink moderately. Being responsible for the safety of all passengers on board the captain is required to remain sober (blood alcohol level 0.00) at all times and is not allowed to drink alcohol during the hire time.

10)

Can I smoke onboard an BELIZE BBQ Boat?

No. Smoking or drug use on the boat, the pen and on the whole premises is not allowed at all times. This also applies to the use of electronic cigarettes.

11)

Can I bring my pet onboard the BELIZE BBQ Boats?

Sorry, no. Safety and government regulations all pets other than hot dogs 😉 are not allowed onboard our BELIZE BBQ Boats.

12)

Do I need a skipper’s ticket to hire BELIZE BBQ Boat?

Yes , for your safety, the laws of belize requires us to provide you with a captain licensed in belize. If you have the Belize master licence, you can drive by yourself.

 

 13)

Do I have to wear a life jacket on the BELIZE BBQ Boat?

No. Life jackets for all passengers are stored under the seats. In compliance with the requirements of the BELIZE Marine Safety Authority only children under 10 years of age and also non-competent swimmers of all ages have to wear a life jacket at all times. We will provide suitable life jackets for toddlers, children and adults.

14)

Are BELIZE BBQ Boat safe and suitable for kids?

Absolutely yes! And we also provide special life jackets for toddlers and children on request.

15)

How can I book an BELIZE BBQ Boat?

You can easily book our BELIZE BBQ Boats by call at the belizebbqboat.com or by the lobby at your Resort, hotel etc …

16)

When should I arrive for my booking?

Please arrive 15 mm before your time for your booking. . We will go through the safety briefing with you.

17)

What happens if you want return the BELIZE BBQ Boat too early?

Unfortunately, we cannot refund a portion of the hire fee if you decide to come back early.

18)

What happens if the weather conditions are bad on my booked day?

You can simply reschedule date and time within a 15 days-period at no additional charge if your booking has to be cancelled by us due to weather conditions that prevent safe operation on the day. If you decide not to reschedule your booking, we will fully refund your hire fee.

19)

What happens if I make a booking and my plans change?

If you want to cancel your booking, you will be required to give us at least 7-day’s-notice. The hire fee will then be refunded but a 20.00 $BZD cancellation fee will occur. If you want to reschedule your booking within a 1-month-period, you will be required to give us at least 3-day’s-notice. Your booking will then be rescheduled at no charge. If you just don’t show up on the day we unfortunately cannot refund the hire fee.