Avalon Reef Club under construction in Belize

NORTH AMBERGRIS CAYE, Belize --- What will be the largest hotel in Belize currently is under construction on Ambergris Caye, a popular dive destination on a barrier reef island off the north coast of Belize.

The $40 million Avalon Reef Club, previously the 32-room Casa Caribe, will have 242 units when completed in mid-2003 and will employ more than 300 staff.

Facilities will include a yacht club and marina, three restaurants, a dive academy and private fishing charters.

The Avalon Resorts Group, which owns Avalon Reef Club, also has properties in Panama and in Mexico in Cancun and Isla Mujeres.

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