I am planning a trip to Roatan this winter to consider retiring there. Where do expats mostly live? What is the best way to experience what it would be like to live there?
Our community forum is the best place to connect with expats. I’ll leave some topics previously discussed by the community:
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COST OF MAKING THE MOVE: I would estimate between $5K and $10K. This will vary drastically based on your family size, and lifestyle you’re trying to replicate here on the island. Personally, I think you should build from scratch once we get here. Make the move and get a solid sense of what you can and what you cannot live without, over time. In other words…spend gradually, not upfront.
CHOOSING WHERE TO LIVE: The island small eno…
Sandy Bay is one of the largest residential areas and its filled with ex-pats. Also very convenient to grocery stores, gas stations, banks and shops. I suggest looking there for many choices whether you prefer on the beach or looking out over the sea if you live on the hills.
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This article can also help you, read more about moving to Roatan on our Roatan Tourism Bureau website at the following link https://roatantourismbureau.com/moving-to-roatan?rq=moving
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We moved here 2.5 years ago and we have decide to leave Roatan. It just wore us down. I wish you good luck.
We are thinking of buying in roatan.
What things wore you down.
What are the main reasons you are unhappy with the island.
If you don’t mind sharing.
We would appreciate the good the bad and the ugly before making such a big decision
Hello, my husband & I are considering moving there we are visiting in Nov. to check the area. We love everything we have seen on vlogs about the area we feel this would be good fit for us. Are you enjoying the choice made to live there? What is the good the bad and ugly? Thanks so much.