The Placencia Marina - Belize's First Superyacht Marina Will Debut at 2011 Palm Beach International Boat Show

Mar 14, 2011, 11:00 ET from The Placencia Group

BOCA RATON, Fla., March 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Placencia Group and Canyon Acquisitions proudly announce that development has commenced on The Placencia Marina, a luxury superyacht destination.  Serving as a key component to The Placencia's 6,500-acre master-planned development, The Placencia Marina is designed to be the largest full-service marina in Belize.

Opening Summer 2012, The Placencia Marina will ultimately consist of 263 slips, accommodating boats from 35 feet to over 220 feet in length.  Phase 1 of the 27-acre superyacht marina will include 117 wetslips from 40 feet to 220 feet of which 14 will be dedicated catamaran berths.  Planned marina facilities include a refuelling station, utilities, at-berth pump-out, crew-only recreation center and management services. The Marina Village at The Placencia will include a VIP Casino, multiple restaurants, retail shops, world-class spa and luxury boutique hotel.

"Our world-class project team is committed to creating an exceptional marina that will offer an experience unlike any other in the Caribbean," said Brad Miller, The Placencia Marina's Project Manager.

Marina Village real estate and boat slip ownership opportunities are available now on a limited basis with promotional and sales efforts launching March 24-27 at the 2011 Palm Beach International Boat Show.

"We're confident that our commitment to quality, superior location, and broad set of amenities, combined with the forthcoming opening of the Placencia International Airport, puts The Placencia in a class of its own," said Ryan Borland, Senior Vice President of The Placencia Group.

Come experience The Beauty of Belize™ at the 2011 Palm Beach International Boat Show - Booth 643.

About The Placencia

The Placencia is a private, gated 6,500-acre master-planned environment fronting over 3,000 acres of Caribbean coastline and five miles of lagoon shores. The development includes the privately owned Placencia International Airport, the world-class Placencia Marina and Marina Village, the private 18-Hole Championship Panther Golf Club, exquisite residence towers at Copal Beach Resort and the private 15-acre Rendezvous Island.

About Canyon Acquisitions

Canyon Acquisitions creates cutting-edge purchasing and investment strategies that display significant potential for appreciation and attractive cash flow for buyers, partners and investors. Canyon has generated over $2 billion in real estate transactions worldwide.

SOURCE The Placencia Group