For quite some time, the clients of our sister company “Sunrise Realty” had made it clear that there was a need for a well-organized, tech savvy, trust based, property management company on Ambergris Caye. We have met that need with a team dedicated to providing Property Management and Vacation Rental Services that are second to none.


Our mission is simple: deliver superior property and vacation rental management services that go beyond what our guests and property owners expect. Grounded in excellence, integrity, and a sense of community, we treat every property with the care it deserves, support our team’s development, and make a positive impact in our community.

We’re committed to exceptional service, creating memorable stays for our guests, and maintaining clear, candid communication with our property owners. Our online platforms provide straightforward owner access to accounting and booking details, ensuring transparency. 

Our approach is rooted in ethical leadership, aiming for a fair profit by doing right by our guests, owners, and team. We believe in hard work and clear values, not just in saying the right thing. We offer competitive rates and provide a tailored approach to contracts with clear objectives, fees and responsibilities outlined for complete transparency.

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In July of 2016, Amanda Syme and Simon Backley established Sunrise Property Management to address the increasing demand for a property management company on Ambergris Caye that was organized, technologically advanced, and trustworthy. Their aim was to increase revenues for rental owners, to offer timely and comprehensive reports, and to ensure transparent accounting practices. Sunrise Property Management successfully achieved those objectives, and today, they are servicing a growing number of property owners and HOAs with exceptional Property Management and Vacation Rental Services.

Simon Backley, Owner – Since 2000, Simon has made Belize his home, initially working with the owners of Lamanai Outpost Lodge to establish Belize Expeditions and craft personalized itineraries for Virtuoso travel agents and their clients. With 15 years of expertise in IT Management and Business Process Management, Simon brings a wealth of experience to the table. After moving to Ambergris Caye in 2003 he launched Lagniappe Provisioning, catering to tourists staying in condominiums and villas. After selling Lagniappe Provisioning, Simon spent a decade in Yacht Charter Management with TMM Yacht Charters. His background equips him with a unique perspective and a diverse skill set in business management, technology, and tourism.

Amanda Syme, Owner – Amanda is a real estate expert with over 35 years of experience in Belize, owning Sunrise Realty for 27 years. Amanda has raised a family, been a community volunteer, and played a significant role in the San Pedro Business Association and Town Council committees. She is a Justice of the Peace and a Special Constable. Amanda’s real estate experience includes intimate knowledge of the island’s properties, development of private homes and condo projects, establishment of HOAs, and overseeing condominium projects from concept to operation.


Sunrise Property Management offers comprehensive property management services tailored to the needs of vacation rentals, HOA’s, and private vacation homes. Our services include attention-grabbing property listings and marketing through captivating descriptions, professional digital media, and promotion on our website, major booking platforms, and social media channels. We offer detailed monthly financial reports, property improvement suggestions, scheduled maintenance, and revenue growth strategies to our property owners to help them maximize their investment returns. Our goal is to provide customized and flexible management solutions that meet the unique needs of our clients.

HOA compliance and management can be daunting, but at Sunrise Property Management, we’re here to help. Our team understands the complexities of HOA regulations and offers guidance and assistance to ensure that your property is always in compliance with all rules and regulations. From properly running your AGM to overseeing major projects like replacing the roof on your property, installing water pressurization systems and pool resurfacing, we have the experience and expertise to guide you every step of the way. Our goal is to provide comprehensive support and solutions that allow you to enjoy peace of mind and worry-free ownership, knowing that your property is in good hands.


At Sunrise Property Management, we blend cutting-edge technology with personalized service to showcase your property to the world. Our comprehensive system ensures your listing shines on major platforms and our site, maximizing visibility and bookings. We pride ourselves on rapid response, ensuring that guest inquiries are addressed within an hour during the hours of 6:00 AM to 10:30 PM Belize time, seven days a week, setting the stage for unmatched guest service from the moment of booking to beyond their departure.

Our dedication extends beyond securing bookings. We offer a seamless experience, providing guests with detailed booking confirmations, rental agreements, and continuous updates on important dates, local events, and special offerings. Enhancing every stay, our tailored guest services, including a digital Mobile Guest Guide, offer a treasure trove of local insights, recommendations, and on-demand concierge services, ensuring a memorable and personalized visit to Belize.

The Sunrise experience doesn’t end at checkout. We express our gratitude with post-departure thank-you notes, prompt damage deposit returns, and encourage feedback to continually elevate our service. Our commitment extends to our property owners too, offering meticulous financial reporting, handling tax filings, and ensuring legal and regulatory compliance, including licensing and optimal insurance coverage through our trusted partners.


At Sunrise Property Management, we’re not just another service provider; we’re your comprehensive partner for all things related to property and vacation rental management. Our team, a collective of seasoned professionals, is dedicated to elevating your property’s value while transforming it into an inviting haven for guests. Choose Sunrise, and you’ll gain more than just peace of mind; you’ll enjoy the assurance that comes from knowing every facet of your property’s management is expertly handled. From strategic marketing and bespoke guest services to meticulous financial oversight and ensuring regulatory compliance, we cover it all.

Embrace the unique Sunrise Property Management approach and unlock the untapped potential of your vacation property. Get in touch to discover our tailored, flexible solutions designed not just to meet, but to surpass your expectations.