Best Wellness Center: Siesta Massage At Siesta Massage you can get a great sports massage, accupressure massage, back and neck ache relief, muscle cramp treatments, and hand and foot treatments just to name a few. They also do the standard feel good Sweedish massage. Currently they are doing a 50% off promotion! That means $30Bz for an hour. They are located on West street across from Martha's. 601.5703 624.2644
Best Car Rental Agency: Flames Auto Rental Flames Auto Rental is a locally owned business that has been around since 2006. They have the best price, and it includes comprehensive insurance and taxes. They have a wonderful selection of immaculate 4 wheel drive Isuzus, Chevys and Suzukis, many having cd players so you don't have to listen to the radio while you drive. They are located on Joseph Andrews drive, a 5 minute walk from downtown, and can be reached at 620-6640 or 669-5970.
Best Yoga Studio: En-Lighten Up! Yoga Enlighten Up's Jude and Kate are the best instructors around, and they have classes every day. M-F at 9:30am and 5:30pm. Located in the JNC mall. Facebook Page
Best Internet Cafe: Computer Excel Computer Excel has air conditioning and enough computers - 16 - to make sure you don't have to wait, along with a very fast connection, and the best prices in Cayo. Located in the 'Old Mall' on West street just a couple of blocks from downtown.
Best Shuttle Service: William's Belize Shuttle William is smart, funny, on time, and very safe, making him the best choice in getting from the Airport to Cayo and vice versa. The reviews on Trip Advisor are all outstanding! Way to go William. He can be reached by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Best Auto Mechanic: Mad Dog Motors Mad Dog Motors is the best there is! They recently finished their new garage. The only real mechanic in Cayo...you don't have to put quotes around the word mechanic at Mad Dog. Located on Joseph Andrews Drive. 824-0403.
Best Locally made Gift Shop: Back to My Roots Back to My Roots offers top quality belizean made gifts. The owners make most of the jewelry, and they also have paintings, rain sticks, drums, Belizean music, and much more. Located on Burns Avenue next to the Tropicool Hotel.
Best Trinket Shop: Indita Maya For trinkets and such. Located under the Venus Hotel.
Best Overall Gift Shop: Belize Gifts Everything you want to take home for your family and friends can be found here. Located in the JNC mall.
Best Glass Blowing Shop: Artemis Glass Go to Artemis Glass to check out locally made, hand blown glass, all created in Paul's "Torcher Chamber!" You'll find everything from goblets to earrings to pendants to pipes to crosses to bottles and more! Great prices, and you can tell that he loves the art of glass blowing. Artemis Glass has moved into the Plaza del Rio mall!
Best Supermarket: Celina's Celina's really seems to have everything you could ever need! Maybe it's because they have a hardware store in back, that also has bike parts. They are a little more pricey than other places, but since they have many things that you can't find anywhere else, that doesn't really matter. They also have a Western Union stall there. Located on Burns Ave. a couple of blocks from downtown. Telephone: 824-2972
Best Pharmacy: Codd's Drugs Codd's is the best pharmacy in town, and it's close to the best doctor too - Doctor Sanchez. They have everything you need to make you feel better. Located one block from the Police Station, at #2 Benque Viejo rd. Phone: 824-3505
Best Book Store: Amber Mystic Might be small, but it's great for trading books you've read for other great used books. From Bond books to Clancy to DaVinci code, it's there for you. Located on West street not far from downtown.
Best Supply Store: Gitz Gitz has absolutely everything you need. It's the Kinko's of Belize. If you want school supplies, pens, desk chairs, or anything else, head on over there. Located on Far West street.