The San Pedro Town Council held the first ever Tourism Awards geared to honor key players in the tourism industry for Ambergris Caye. There were 15 nominees within five categories that were selected by a panel of judges picked by the Council committee. The event was held at the R. Angel Nuñez Auditorium, on Saturday, May 28, 2022, in honor of all the nominees with live music, food and entertainment.
“On behalf of Mayor Wally Nunez, Councillor Ernesto Bardalez and the San Pedro Town Council congratulation to all the winners from the first annual San Pedro Tourism Awards 2022.”Congrats to the nominees of all the categories. Special thanks to the judges Ms. Melanie Paz (BTIA), Mr. Billy Leslie (Tour Operator Association), Mrs Alina Zaldivar(Hotel Association), Ms Tania Ayala, Mr. Marcus Alamina, Mr. Jorge Cante and Ms Nubia Carillo(BTB).”
"We are so honored! Thank you San Pedro Town Council," commented Olive Eiley Dominguez of El Fogon. "A Big part of this recognition couldn't be done with our our excellent staff and team and of course our family, friends and patrons who have supported us all these years. Thank You!"
Congratulations to all the Awardees!
Restaurant of the Year: El Fogon
Hotel of the Year: Coco Beach Resort
Tour Guide of the Year: Turiano Vasquez, Award accepted by his son Turiano Vasquez Jr. (below)
Small Accommodation of the Year: PUR Boutique Cabanas; Award accepted by Joshua Reimer who also received the People’s Choice Award
Tour Operator of the Year: Searious Adventures