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Macaw Bank Jungle Lodge

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On the Macal River in the jungle 2nd mile on Macaw Bank Rd. AKA Mistic River Rd., Cristo Rey, San Ignacio Belize See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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2.5 Star accommodation
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Special Offer: Free Night Stay!!!
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were married at this wonderful Eco resort! Our experience was perfection, the hosts were wonderful, the food fantastic, the cabin with outdoor shower was comfortable, charming and eclectic decor. It's a little off the beaten path, but well worth it! I am late writing...More

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Response from Leticia M, General Manager at Macaw Bank Jungle LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

I am so happy that you had wonderful time in our lodge. Thank you for the review.

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Reviewed 5 June 2018

You can tell the hosts Leticia and Raul put a lot of effort, sweat and love into every detail! The grounds are breathtakingly beautiful! And the birds must think so as well because there are many of them thee to be seen and heard! Trails...More

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Response from Leticia M, General Manager at Macaw Bank Jungle LodgeResponded 6 June 2018

Thank you for the review. It was pleasure to have you in the lodge.

Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Our family spent 4 days and 3 nights at the Macaw Bank Lodge at the end of June this year. Our two kids, ages 5 and 8 had a blast, and still say the best part of our Belize trip was staying in the jungle....More

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Response from Leticia M, General Manager at Macaw Bank Jungle LodgeResponded 22 July 2018

Thank you for a generous review. I am so happy that you guys had good time in the lodge. It is indeed a perfect place for kids and soon will get even better. We have great plans for the lodge: we are expanding our tropical...More

Reviewed 20 July 2018

It's not about the jungle...or the fabulous casita...or the great food...or the fabulous excursions. It's about the hosts, Letey and Raul! We drove in from Belize City hot and tired. Letey met us at our car as we pulled up and we were immediate friends....More

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Response from Leticia M, General Manager at Macaw Bank Jungle LodgeResponded 2 August 2018

Thank you for great review and giving us the opportunity to be your hosts. We love the jungle and nature with all these birds. You surely must come again. We are working now on adding even more plants and flowers including fruit trees, cocoanuts palms...More

Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

Raul and Letty are the best staff you can imagine having. They are always accommodating, helpful and enthusiastic. The food is excellent and in healthy portions. The accommodations are quirky but very comfortable. The property is amazing. So much bird life abounds. The only detracting...More

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Response from Leticia M, General Manager at Macaw Bank Jungle LodgeResponded 20 July 2018

Thank you for you review and it was really a pleasure to be your host. We do have a lot of birds and we counted almost 300 species since we started the count 6 months ago. We are planting more different fruit trees so we...More

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Family friendly, romantic honeymoon destination, naturalist paradise, ornithologist will especially love our beautiful Macal River frontage with access to many activities and adventures. Cabanas are private, More secluded, spacious, clean, with screened windows,private deck or veranda, private baths, fans, and lights. Many activities available. Volleyball, croquet, river tubing, hiking, bird watching, etc. Tours are arranged complimentary. Close to ATM Caves, Caracol, Belize Botanical Gardens,zip line, horseback riding, San Ignacio town and market, Xunantunich, Greenhills Butterfly Ranch, Barton Creek Cave, Eljio Panti National Park, and much more... Tubes provided complimentary for guests. Canoeing available. WI-FI provided free of charge. Restaurant on premises, gift shop, bar. Five miles of well groomed nature trails,ancient trees, park like jungle setting, hammocks, lending library, camping also available. For the best price contact us directly. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$107 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Macaw Bank Jungle Hotel San Ignacio
Location
Belize > Cayo > San Ignacio > Cristo Rey
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
GreenLeaders Platinum level
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
US$107 - US$141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Macaw Bank Jungle Hotel San Ignacio
Location
Belize > Cayo > San Ignacio > Cristo Rey
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Traveller (303)
Room & Suite (74)
Dining (53)
Pool & Beach (17)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
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Questions & Answers
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chantikahazell
10 August 2018|
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Response from Leticia M | Property representative |
I am sorry, but we are in the jungle with plenty of wildlife around. We also have dogs that are friendly to people they are not used to other dogs.
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rdparis
7 June 2018|
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Response from Leticia M | Property representative |
It is about 10 miles from our lodge. It takes about 20 min.
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Phil G
8 March 2015|
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Response from KarenandBarry34 | Reviewed this property |
I think you meant to ask the Lodge instead of me. Not sure they have the capacity you need, but you should talk to them directly. If not, Ian Anderson's Caves Branch is really nice and certainly has the capacity. You could... More
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Room Tips
"All the casitas are private and hidden from the others!"
treyp38
20 Jul 2018
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"Plenty of privacy in each cabin, you can't even see the other rooms."
KarlaLovesToTravel
5 Jul 2018
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"Plan to eat most meals here. The nearest other restaurants are a long, bad road away."
shaunmM4168DN
18 Mar 2018
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"Each cabin is close to the eating area but secluded enough for solitude."
WonderingMomma
9 Apr 2017
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