Twenty four accommodations including Bread and Breakfasts, Inns, Hotels and resorts in Belize were among the recipients of this year’s Trip Advisors Awards in the World and Central America categories. The winners were determined based on the millions of reviews and opinions collected in a single year from TripAdvisor travelers worldwide. This year, Coco Plum Island Resort ranked fourth in the Top 25 Small Hotels, 7th among the Top 25 Hotels for Romance and 9th on the Top 25 Hotels for Best Service in the World Category. Meanwhile, the Phoenix Resort in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye ranked 12th on the top 25 Luxury Hotels in the World Category and placed second on the Top Ten Luxury Hotels in the Central America category. Vanilla Hills Lodge in San Ignacio placed first in the top 25 B&Bs and Inns in Central America. Several other Belizean accommodations were also among the top 25 Hotels for Best Service as well as the top 25 Hotels for Romance in the Central America Category. In the 16th year of the awards, TripAdvisor has recognized 8,095 properties in 94 countries and eight regions worldwide. To qualify for this award, a property must have at least four stars and four bubbles on TripAdvisor, and offer annual nightly average rates that are at least 20 percent below the city average and cost less than three hundred dollars per night based on hotel prices available on TripAdvisor.