There are many hotels in La Ceiba, and finding the right one for you might be difficult. Here are a couple of tips as to how to find the best hotels in La Ceiba and the one is that is perfect for you:
There are two different web sites that offer a comprehensive list of hotels in La Ceiba. One of them is a local publication that is called Honduras tips www.hondurastips.com. Here you can find a comprehensive list of of hotels in La Ceiba and surrounding areas. One important fact to keep in mind is that the list of hotels in La Ceiba actually includes hotels from different areas, and these can be difficult to understand for the first time traveler to La Ceiba. For example, the above mentioned web page has a list of 58 hotels in La Ceiba, however some of these are in the city of La Ceiba itself, others are in the Cangrejal River Valley, others are in Sambo Creek and Corozal, which are two beachside Garifuna communities that are within the municipality of La Ceiba, etc.
The best tip I can give you is ask yourself what you want to do in La Ceiba, and then you can start to create your own list of hotels in La Ceiba to help you decide which is the best for you.
For example, it you are coming to La Ceiba because of the Beach, then you should screen your list of hotels in La Ceiba and preselect those that are in the Sambo Creek and Roma village areas. You will also find that there are several hotels in La Ceiba that are within La Ceiba but are located on the beach.
If you are looking to come to La Ceiba to take advantage of the large variety of National Parks, then you should look for a list of hotels in La Ceiba that are located in the Cangrejal River Valley. There is a complete list of hotels in la Ceiba that are located in this area on www.cangrejalriver.com. Other hotels in La Ceiba that would fit into this category would be those in the community of El Pino, just West of La Ceiba. Here you will find one of the more emblematic of hotels in La Ceiba, the Lodge at Pico Bonito.
Personally, I recommend that you seriously consider the Cangrejal River Valley. Here you will find the largest concentration of small eco jungle accommodations and hotels in La Ceiba, and you will find something for any need and whim.
Tripadvisor is also a great source of information. They have several categories for hotels in La Ceiba. Make sure you check out the bed and breakfast and inns category and the specialty accommodations lists. You will notice that in both categories, to top selections of hotels in La Ceiba feature properties that are located within the Cangrejal River Valley. http://www.tripadvisor.com/Hotels-g292023-La_Ceiba_Atlantida_Department-Hotels.html
Good luck with your selection of hotels in La Ceiba! I certainly hope that these tips have been useful and provided some insight as to which the best hotels in La Ceiba are!