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Clarissa Falls Resort

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stopped in after a long day on a motorcycle. The owner (whose name I sadly forget) was working the resturante and was just fantastic. Told me the story of the place, recommended a swim in the river, provided fantastic tacos, and was just wonderful company (as well as a few friendly dogs). After lunch I swam in the river, accompanied...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was part of a small group from the United States kayaking a short stretch of the Mopan River that day. We stopped for lunch along the river at the Clarissa Falls Resort and had the most delicious, plentiful, authentic and satisfying meal of our entire week-long trip around Belize. This is a hidden gem, well-worth the effort to reach...

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Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clarissa Falls is the perfect location outside of San Ignacio to enjoy nature. Our Palapa was very clean and comfortable. We saw Toucans, mot-mots, blue tanagers and many other birds while eating. Chena is a lovely woman who truly cares about making your experience enjoyable. She can organize tours and transport for you as well. She drove us to the...

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Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Clarissa Falls in March 2017. We chose this place because we are nature lovers and also wanted to visit Tikal. Both the people and the place exceeded our greatest hopes. Pure heaven! We saw toucans, mot-mots, and a basilisk lizard. The pets on the ranch, dogs, ducks, a peacock, etc. were delightful. We went...

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Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't stay at Clarrisa falls, but Chena did let us here house in San Ignacio when our other accommodation fell through. So review is to say a big thank you to her for all her support. We did go up to the resort which looks beautiful. Chena helped us out when we were in difficulty and even came round...

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Thank Dauntless_Traveller
Reviewed 6 March 2017

A beautiful woman, good food, beautiful nature. The children were able to swim next to the flowing river, enjoy the courtyard animals. Quiet environment, very tasty and fresh food. My family really enjoyed sustotumem again.P.S. very apologise for punctured tire

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Karvina, Czech Republic
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Quiet location in beautiful surroundings. Near San Ignacio and Mayan monuments. Great owner who will help with day trips (ATM, Xunantunich, Tikal) and everything else. I recommend for a peaceful stay in the countryside near the Mayan monuments with perfect service. Thank You Chena !

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Thank Roman P
St Louis, Mo and San Pedro, Belize
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Off the beaten track, between San Ignacio and Benque. A beautiful place overlooking the Mopan River Ms Chena is an amazing person...so knowledgeable about local flora, fauna, and the Mayan Culture. She operates a nice li'l restaurant with a great variety of local foods. My favorite is Spagetti Clarissa Falls prepared with a good olive oil, garlic and parma cheese....

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Thank Billizer
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

This is a magical ranch with so many beautiful birds, playful dogs, and unique vegetation. The rooms have handcrafted thatched roofs and behind them is the flowing Mopan River. Even though it was raining through most of our stay, Chena drove us to the ruins and to the local market to pick out exotic fruits. Chena knows a lot about...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We had a great stay at Clarissa Falls. Chena is a fabulous host who was the extremely helpful from the moment we made enquiries for a booking to the dropping us at the Belize border at the end of our stay. We were sad to say goodbye to Chena and Clarissa Falls. The cabins are very comfortable with great hot...

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“Even though the huts are listed to sleep four (1 queen and 2 twins) we decided to put one couple in each hut and it worked out very well.”
lynnet174, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
“If you like to sleep in, pick a room towards the back away from where the turkeys and roosters are.”
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mothdust, 12 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All the huts/cabins looked appealing. The setting all around is beautiful.”
S8193KIlaurag, 29 Dec 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in #2. They are simple and clean, but not luxurious - exactly what you should expect from an authentic Mayan hut (with concrete floors, running water, and electricity - but no AC). :)”
amyr61, 28 Jun 2014 | Read review
“There are two rows of cabanas that parallel the river. The river's gurgle can be heard from all. The cabanas closer to the restaurant will have stronger WI-FI.”
NativeAngelena, 19 May 2014 | Read review
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