Welcome back to The Moorings marina in Belize!

Please view Belize latest travel requirements in response to COVID-19 below. The Moorings will continue to monitor these updates to keep our guests informed of any changes.

We would also advise that you contact your airline for the most up to date information around entry requirements and re-entry to your home country.

While Belize is opening its borders for international travelers, certain Policies and Procedures will need to be followed when entering the country, before and during your stay there. Please bookmark this page as travel updates are frequently announced.

Before You Go | When You Arrive | During Your Charter

Before You Go


All Travelers (vaccinated or unvaccinated) aged 5 years and over:

  • You must present a negative Covid-19 PCR test taken within 96 hours prior to travel
  • Effective Feb. 15, 2022, all travelers are required to apply for Belize Travel Health Insurance – a mandatory insurance that helps protect travelers against incurred medical and non-medical expenses, if they test positive for COVID-19 during their stay in Belize.The cost of the policy is $18 USD and provides coverage for up to $50,000 USD in medical expenses related to treatment of COVID-19 for a period of 21 days. 
  • Submit your full guest list in advance of travel to us via the manage my booking link

Travelers under the age of 5:
  • Do not need to present a negative Covid-19 PCR Test


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When You Arrive

  • All travelers who do not present a negative COVID-19 PCR Negative (Swab) Test will be tested on arrival. The cost of the test is $50 USD per traveller.
  • Please list The Moorings as your Gold Standard resort for entry to Belize. 
  • If the results upon arrival are positive, you are required to quarantine at your Gold Standard hotel or yacht at your own expense until the Ministry of Health gives you clearance.
  • All travelers must proceed to their approved Gold Standard hotel or yacht and continue their charter.
  • Travelers must wear masks in public places

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During Your Charter

  • Current curfew: Sunday to Thursday:  11pm to 4 am; Friday and Saturday:  12 midnight to 4 am
  • Restaurants, saloons and diners are open to fully vaccinated travelers only. You are encouraged to only use Gold Standard restaurants, tour sites, gift shops and certified transportation.
  • We are dedicated to giving you peace of mind when you charter with us. Our industry-leading safety measures include the fogging and disinfecting of all yachts before each charter begins.



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COVID-19 Testing Centers in Belize

  • Stann Creek Southern Regional Hospital (Contact: 501-522-3835). Please note the Stann Creek region includes Placencia, where a new test center has been established in the village near the public pier. Please anchor in Placencia Harbor and walk (about 300 yards) to the facility where the turnaround time will be around 4 hours, or you can return to the marina and the base will arrange a taxi to take you to the centre.
  • Independence Polyclinic (Contact: 522-523-2167 or [email protected]).
  • The base will assist you by making appointments for your rapid tests.