“Hamanasi Guest Book – November 2011″

From the Hamanasi Staff & Management to all of our guests that visited this past month, thank you for coming.  We hope you had a great time, and we can’t wait to have you back! Below is a selection of comments from real guests at Hamanasi this November.

“Keep up the great work – the way ALL employees interact with the guest (remembering names, asking how we are doing) is amazing.  Thank you from the bottom of our hearts.

Sara and Curtis Smith, Onancock, VA

“Best service we’ve ever had – great job!”

Greg and Jalyn Brungardt, Houston, TX

“Every0ne was friendly, professional and open.  Indeed it is the staff that makes this a 5 recommendation.  There is such a warm, friendly atmosphere at Hamanasi.  Getting my Open Water certification was a big and important step, thanks for this big success.”

Deirdre Lavrakas, Alexandria, VA

“Excellent!  Literally the beset I’ve experienced anywhere.”

Robert Lieb, Hopewell Junction, NY

“Just about perfect!  Clearly this is a very well managed and process driven business highly trained and motivated staff.  Great job!”

Charles and Molly Carey, Palm Coast, FL

“Thank you for doing your bit towards saving the planet.  Wish more were like this place.  Stay as you are.”

Rebecca and John Sanders, Dursley, England

“Really could not ask for better staff. All so wonderful.”

A. Black and C. Swain, Pacifica, CA

“Y’all did a great job.  We loved how we were “Becca and Kurt” and not room 6 or credit card #.”

Kurt and Becca Jostes, New Orleans, LA

“We say improvements each day.  I am rethinking how to be even more eco-friendly myself.   Great job!”

Johnathan & CJ Noe, Pikeville, KY

“Entire staff was exceptional and made us feel very welcome.”

Andrew and Fawn Curran, Cohasset, MA

“Hamanasi Guest Book – October 2011″

Below is a selection of comments from guests at Hamanasi this October.  From the Hamanasi staff to all our guests this last month, thanks for coming, we hope you had a great time and we can’t wait to have you back!

“Amazing resort and staff!”

Leanne and Andrew Kozel, Edmondton, Canada

A phenomenal job! Love the eco policy, the engagement with guest and building of awareness about local community.  Also the way you invite guest to get involved.”

Charmaine Sealey, Barbados

“The hospitality was excellent.  Thank you for making our time here so magical!”

Denyce and KarMulflur, Portland, OR

“We loved the remoteness and not dealing with big crowds.”

Jon and Teresa Larson, Ephraim, UT

“Love it! As Canadians, we really value the extra effort you take to recycle, compost, grow your own veggies and minimize the footprint…and love the soap dishes!”

Sunil and Kamini Mistry, Montreal, Canada

“Thank you for helping me escape the world for a week.  It was not just service with a smile but with joy and kindness.”

Heather and Iner Colley, Atlanta, GA

“Everything was great – keep it up!”

A.B, Escondido, CA

“It was wonderful to have such an eco friendly atmosphere.  Everyone who works here has an appreciation for the nature here in Belize and that was wonderful to see.”

Maeve and Ben Hodes, Kansas City, MO

“The service was exceptional.  The staff was friendly and our family enjoyed the peaceful environment.”

Solangel Vasquez, Belize City

“Your staff was so kind and helpful.  They genuinely care about us and really went out of their way to make sure our stay was great.  We really appreciated all that they did for us- we will recommend you to all our friends, family and we will definitely be back!”

Ryan and Fadra McPhee, Brooklyn, NY

“It was 5 star all the way.  Thanks for everything!”

Dean and Joanne Demers,  Lake Forest, CA

 

“Hamanasi Guest Book – September 2011″

Thanks to our entire guest that visited us for the month of September 2011.  It was such a pleasure to have had you all with us and we hope that you had a great Hamanasi experience.  We hope to see each and every one of you yet again.  All the best from the Hamanasi Staff and Management!

‘Love everything about the resort.  Nature is at your doorstep and love the environment friendliness of the resort.”

Savitha Sathyan and family, Jersey City, NJ

“Keep doing what you’re doing – don’t change the food!”

Jamie Riegel and Brian Stephens, Richmond, VA

“After a recent loss of my husband/dad in February, this trip was what our family needed to be able to start the healing process.  Everyone went above and beyond our expectations!  Not only did my boys and I become closer, the healing process for all 3 of us began.  Thank you so much!”

Teresa, Cody and Caleb Young, Double Springs, AL

“It was excellent!”

Thomas and Andrea Messinger, San Dimas, CA

“We wished we could have stayed longer. The service was perfect.”

Gail Sigel and Charina Chatman, Hanover, MD

“It was just right, and for someone like me I felt so welcome.  I look forward to returning as soon as I can!”

Austin Kuhrmeyer, Allston, MA

 

“Hamanasi Guest Book – August 2011″

Below is a selection of comments from guests at Hamanasi this August.  From the Hamanasi staff to all our guests this last month, thanks for coming and we hope you had a great time and we can’t wait to have you back!

“The service was the best we’ve ever experienced at any resort.”

Brian and Marybeth White, Louisville, KY

“Your people are the reason why we are talking about coming back.  I have been around the world and your staff is the best of the best.  If you stick to your current standards and philosophy you can’t go wrong.

Cameron and Andrew Jeter, Chicago, IL

“Every staff member was EXCELLENT!”

John and Claire Warren, Pearland, TX

“Keep up the personnel attention. Thank you for the perfect honeymoon.”

Zachary and Joanne  Koops, Harrison Burg, VA

“Stay small and service oriented. Staying at Hamanasi was like being with an extension of family! Everyone remembers your name from the first time they meet you.  Very impressive!”

Herbert Sharp and Family, Chandler, TX

“Service was top-notch!!”  Thank you for an amazing unforgettable trip!”

Sarina and Phyllis Meissel, New York, NY

“A wonderful resort that is a hidden treasure!’

Allison Thompson, Orinda, CA

“We had a truly wonderful time and the staff was wonderful.”

Joel Palesfsky, Redwood city, CA

“We had a wonderful visit – thanks so much for your hospitality.”

Craig Early and family, Durham, NH

“Hamanasi Guest Book – July 2011″

Gracias (means THANK YOU in Spanish) to all our guests that visited us in July.  We hope that you all had a great Hamanasi experience!  Below are some of the comments from guests that visited during the month of July.  We look forward to seeing you again in the near future! All the best from Hamanasi staff and Management.

“Service was 5++++.”

Jason and Jenna Cheek,  Indialantic, FL

‘Don’t make the resort any bigger.  We loved the personal attention – knowing our names, going out of their way to help, all the little things add up big.  Feels good to stay at a place that cares about the environment.”

Drew and Christine Shetrone, Salt Lake City, UT

“The service was top notch! From the time we arrived after a long day of travel to the time we checked out the service was incomparable.”

Ken Martinez and Family, Westminster, CO

“Loved every moment!!”

Christine and Steven Jacaruso, Wayne, NJ

“We have never stayed anywhere where the staff was more accommodating…everyone tried to make our visit as special as possible.”

Megan Christensen and Michael Gutwein, Loveland, CO

“Service all around was excellent. The employees were all extremely friendly and very helpful! Wonderful, wonderful place!  One of our best vacations yet!”

Mark Bird and Jenna Rae, Eastman, GA

“Everyone we spoke to was incredible friendly and helpful.  Hamanasi’s green efforts played a major role in us choosing this resort.

Paul Gilbert and family, Milwaukee, WI

“Wonderful attention to details! Service was phenomenal.”

John Ayers and Family, Elmhurst, IL

“Keep your family atmosphere, we loved every minute.  This has been a well planned resort.”

Michelle and Gene McDougald, Mckinney, TX

“Everything was wonderful!”

Cheray Wright and family, Somerset, NJ

“It was absolutely tremendous.  Thank you so much.  We enjoyed our visit immensely!”

Larry and Ankie McEvoy, Colorado Springs, CO

 

“Hamanasi Guest Book – June 2011″

Thanks to our entire guest that visit us on June 2011.  We hope that you all had an amazing Hamanasi experience! Below are some of the comments from guest that visited in June.  We do hope to see each and every one of you again sometime in the near future.  All the best from Hamanasi staff and Management.

“This was the best service of any place that we have every stayed at.  Fantastic!!!”

Karen and Gerry Huitt, Louisville, CO

“I like Hamanasi’s commitment to the local community.  Hamanasi eco friendly efforts is an aspect of the resort that I thought was important.”

Sabrina and Ralph Midkiff, Houston, TX

“Everything was way above our expectations.”

Brett Albright and Kathleen Jensen, Oceanside, CA

“Don’t let down what you have already established!  THE WORLD could learn eco friendly here.”

Chet and Louisa Howard, Orem, UT

“Have no idea how service here could by any better! We have vacationed at some top resorts and have NEVER experienced this level of customer service!.

Adam Arevalo and Family, Novi, MI

“We enjoyed the minimal technology.  Don’t change it!”

Amy and Daniel Cantelmi, Bakersfield, CA

‘This place felt like home – everyone knew our names.  We cannot find an area in need of improvement.”

Sandra and Jeff Drew, Saginaw, MI

“We both had a very enjoyable time and will remember Hamanasi fondly for year to come. Great to see such a variety of trees, flowers and plants.”

Mike and Shirley Castillo, Laurel, MD

“Truly impressed with the level of service and attention, an all the constant smiling.”

John and April Green, Aurora, IL

“We really applaud your ongoing efforts.  It is evident not only into he service and facilities, but in the staff actions. It’s in your culture and you guys make it look easy!”

Travis and Amy Zimmer, Montgomery, Alabama

“Everyone was wonderful!  The staff treated my kids and me like family!”

Laurie Cuttino and family, Richmond, VA

“Hamanasi Guest Book – May 2011″

A warm “Thank You” to all our May 2011 guest!  We hope that you all had an amazing Hamanasi experience!  Below are some of the comments from guest that visited  in May.  We hope to see each and everyone of you yet again.  All the best from Hamanasi Staff and Management.

“Everyone was great!  Excellent service and personable, so friendly! Loved every minute of it.”

Lindsay Jones and Mark Edmonds, Birmingham, AL

“Keep the folks you have and keep the great + friendly attitude!”

Leo and Pat Dioguardi, Apollo Beach, FL

“It was perfect.  We had a wonderful time, fantastic staff, good food and great beer (Beliken)!”

Aimee and Alex Jungman, Peaks Island, ME

“Every staff member we encountered went out of his/her way to inquiry about how we were doing and what we needed – it was remarkable, really!”

Elizabeth and Ken Coswell, Tampa, FL

“Really appreciated the “green” emphasis, we are happy to be able to lessen our travel footprints.”

Tiffany and William Dietrich, San Luis Obispo, CA

“Everyone was very dedicated to making sure we were enjoying everything. Thank you Hamanasi for a 20 year anniversary that we will never forget.”

Kimberly and Jacob Bozeman, Seattle, WA

“All have been very lovely – service has been outstanding.  We are impressed, could not be more pleased.”

Heather Hazelwood and Becci Menhini, Madison, WI

“Hamanasi is truly and Oasis.  We thank you for making our wedding magical, intimate and memorable!”

Ken and Sabrina Washington, Berkeley, CA

“You guys have a wonderful staff.  This place is magic and very beautiful.  Pleasant staying!  Loved it!”

Gigi and Todd Fontenot, Lafayette, LA

“Recycling is a passion for me and love what is happening here.  Really special customer service, keep doing what you’re all doing, its brilliant!”

Steve and Naomi Arnold, Missoula, MT

“All staff seems to be giving 100% effort and enjoy working at the same time – everyone was fantastic! Thank you!”

Daniela and Kevin Dawson, London

 

“Hamanasi Guest Book – April 2011″

Seremei (means THANK YOU in Garifuna) to all our guests that visited us in April.  We hope your Hamanasi and Belize experience was everything you imagined and more!  Below are some of the comments from guests that visited during the month of April. We look forward to seeing you again in the near future!

“Customer service was beyond excellent and extremely consistent among all employees.  You must have detailed training!”

Barbara Wilson, Silt, CO

“The whole staff exceeded our expectations.  Above the norm of destination experience.”

Deb and Bill Barum, Cleveland, OH

“Everyone was great.  We’ve never stayed anywhere where we’ve been made to feel so universally welcome.  Everyone was friendly and helpful.”

Thomas Haglund and Family,  Sherman Oaks, CA

“You can’t improve perfection!”

Thomas Boreen and Family, Canada

“My visit was personal from the minute I arrived. How do you remember everyone’s name!  Diverse adventures available each day with very knowledgeable guides and beautifully attended grounds.  Have never been any where that each person/staff were so friendly, which for a woman traveling alone made it very comfortable.”

Karen Keir, Mount Forest, ON

“Everyone has been amazing, I feel like part of your family.  A big thank you from the bottom of my heart to all.  You rock this world!”

Alexandra Smithie, South Africa

“Nice harmony with nature.  Professional, friendly, warm and willing to go the extra mile to make it happen. Thank You!”

Todd Weekly and Family, Idleyld Park, OR

“The entire staff was absolutely wonderful.  Just continue with the wonderful customer service.  We had the most fantastic honeymoon.”

Cooper and Jessica Campbell, Rockville, MD

“The staff talent was solid. What strikes me most if the quality and genuine culture.  Nice reminders and sense of pride and ownership.”

Mike Dempsey and Family, Oshkosh, WI

 

“Hamanasi Guest Book – March 2011″

On behalf of Hamanasi Staff and Management, we want to thank everyone that visited us for the month of March.  We hope that you all have a great vacation experience with us and we can’t wait to have you back!

“It is always said there are always ways to improve – however, in the case of Hamanasi it would be difficult to find anything to improve on! Keep up your excellent personal service!”

Roger and Cheryl Haney, Orlando, FL

“Everyone was extremely pleasant and fun.  Many went out of their way to help us – even when we didn’t ask.  Service was excellent!  How do you improve that!”

Caroline  Swartz, Green Valley, AZ

“This is a 5 star place.  I don’t know how you can improve it!”

Anthony Varilone,  Soda Springs, ID

“Hamanasi exceeded our expectations in every way.   Everyone was wonderful. The staff was so friendly and helpful.  The food was wonderful and the menu was modified for my allergies.”

Dan Clark and Marianne Baker, Bellevue, WA

“So incredible, helpful, thoughtful, kind and hard-working staff.  The best any where in the world!”

Richard Stewart and Family, New York, NY

“Staff is very proactive and attentive. Very pleasant experience with everyone we interacted with. Wonderful customer service!”

Amber Lewis and Molly Foos, Morrow, GA

“Keep up the good work – this place is awesome.  Thanks you so much very much.  We loved it!!!”

Chuck and Debbie Pugmire, Soda Springs, ID

“I love the efforts you make to keep the environment sage.   This is a big part of why we came here.”

Mike Colwell, Ankery, IA

“Everyone we met seemed cheerful and friendly.  Many went out of their way to learn our names and address us by them.  That is nice.”

Alan and Anne Brinkley, Norman, OK

“Everyone has such a great attitude ad enthusiasm.  Very knowledgeable staff.”

Carolyn Long, Austin, TX

“Hard to improve on perfection!  Just keep doing what you are doing.  In reality, everyone we came in contact was helpful and made our stay tremendous.  Have come to love your country as you do. Keep up the great work.”

Sam and Ellie Lanier, Athens, GA

“Everyone was helpful + never without a smile.  Impressive!”

Susan and Martin Ferron, Spring, TX

“Every staff member showed an interest in us, made us feel welcomed, always asked about our day.  What a treat!”

Marian Smith and Lucy Emery, Boulder, CO

“Everyone was consistently friendly, helpful and enthusiastic. Excellent service, nice personal touch remembering our names thought out our stay. We always felt safe and secure, here and on tours.  Perfect size of resort where you can be busy or just relax, can be alone or share adventure tour stories with other guest during happy hour.”

Jane and Steve Malo, Simcoe, ON

“Very bright and friendly staff, good with good understanding of customer service.”

Rickets, North Liberty, IA

Hamanasi Guest Book – February 2011

Below is a selection of comments from real guests that were here with this February.  From the Hamanasi staff to all our guest this last month, thanks for coming and we hope you had a great time and we can’t wait to have you back!

“Honestly, I don’t know what would have made our stay more enjoyable, since I can’t think of a team better than PERFECT or FLAWLESS.  We search for an eco-friendly vacation and Hamanasi exceeded our expectations.  Hamanasi lives by their mission statement and every employee showed they truly believed in the mission statement.”

Paul Jacobs,  Brunswick,  ME

“Service was great, we were taken care of.  Good eco-friendly examples, more should follow.”

Cindy McGowin and Family, Sag Harbor, NY

“I really think Hamanasi is outstanding! We can’t fault you, and we travel a lot.  Your service and the atmosphere really made the experience.  Your staff are the best ever!!”

Brent and Barbara Callaghan, Mountain View, CA

“Keep it as it is!!!”

Chris and Cara Kirkwood, Manlius, NY

“Continue what you are doing.  Absolutely wonderful place to visit.”

Karen and Stephen Dale, Roseville, CA

“Just keep doing what your doing!  You’re saving the world.”

Richard Hitchcock and Family, Attleboro, MA

“Overall ~ just an excellent stay!”

Andrea and Dana Paff, Madison, WI

“Kidnap us ~ some can stay longer!  Loved it!!! Wonderful, quiet and relaxing place to stay.”

Kathy and Ralph Blanco, Wheaton, IL

” Service is excellent, very well organized – no suggestions.”

Theresa and Bob Doble, Alberta, Canada

“All experience here was just about perfect.  It’s hard to imagine a better resort, or a better vacation.  Very  happy to know the resort is so eco-friendly”

Ryan and Heather Levin, Los Angeles, CA

“Everyone went out of their way to see that our stay was remarkable.”

Waymond and Cindy Gauntt, Denton, TX