Monday, February 27, 2017- Barefoot Rentals and Services in Placencia, Belize has been chosen as the tour operator of the year by Luxury Travel Guide magazine. After carefully sorting through thousands of competitors throughout Central and South America, Luxury Travel Guide magazine awarded Barefoot for reaching the pinnacle of hospitality achievement.
Barefoot Rentals and Services has consistently received high marks from clients and is currently rated 4.5 stars out of 5 on TripAdvisor, the world’s most popular travel guide site. Luxury Travel Guide magazine singled out Barefoot’s commitment to world-class customer service, adding a friendly homespun touch to every customer encounter. Luxury Travel Guide highlighted Barefoot’s punctuality and ease in renting a top quality vehicle.
“We are very honored to have been chosen as Tour Operator of the Year by Luxury Travel Guide magazine,” said Ian and Megs X. Yearwood, owners of Barefoot Rentals & Services. “For more than a decade, we have been providing vehicle rentals, private ground transfers, hotel bookings, and organizing tours for visitors from around the world so that they can enjoy a first-class vacation in Belize.”
Previous winners of the Luxury Americas Awards include the Amangriri Luxury Resort in Turks and Caicos, Hotel Fasano in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and the Grotto Bay Beach Resort in Hamilton Parish, Bermuda. Winners are chosen based on a careful assessment of innovation and design, rooms and facilities, gastronomic achievements, service excellence, use of technology, sustainable development, employee satisfaction, and location.
The Luxury Travel Guide is a unique media publication serving the needs of affluent travelers. Luxury Travel Guide is a leading provider of travel and lifestyle-related news, features, and reviews for the global business community, reaching 500,000 readers every month. A sponsorship agreement with United Airlines places the Luxury Travel Guide magazine in airport lounges around the world as well as more than 10,000 hotels, cruise ships, and the offices of holiday specialists and tour providers.
Barefoot Rentals & Services is a locally-owned and operated company offering vehicle rental, private ground transfers, and accommodation and tour booking services. Based in the beautiful Placencia Peninsula in southeastern Belize, Barefoot has been helping visitors to Belize enjoy a stress-free, wonderful vacation since 2004. Barefoot maintains a modern fleet of SUVs, golf carts, scooters, and dirt bikes to accommodate the rental needs of visitors to the country. All rentals come with a no-hassle guarantee and 24-hour roadside assistance.