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Exotic Jungle Get Away - Affordable Unique Jungle Experience- Macaw Bank Lodge

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Last updated: 08/22/2016
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  • Minimum stay:3 nights
  • Internet:Yes
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:Yes

Property description

a jungle adventure without sacrificing comfort! We offer private comfortable cabanas and cabins with private deck or veranda. We are a self sustainable eco lodge built mainly from renewable, reclaimable resources.

Situated in the fertile Macal River Valley and set on the beautiful Macal River. We offer a 50 acre private nature reserve as well as gardens and well groomed nature trails. There is an abundance of flora and fauna affording some especially rewarding bird watching.

We have a full service restaurant and bar on the property as well as a gift shop.

The lodge is built in typical Belizean style and is the perfect get away for someone wanting an authentic complete escape from modernity to rejuvenate themselves in a peaceful, tranquil, jungle retreat, while enjoying the adventure of a lifetime.

Our 6 separate cabanas are furnished with kerosene lamps for lighting, adding to the ambiance, as well as electricity, private hot water baths, private deck with screened verandas, and screened windows.The rates are based on double occupancy and is per cabin per night. Our cabins are designed to fit two to four persons comfortably and are perfect for family reunions, honeymoons, friends getaways and yoga retreats.

Beautiful prime central location for touring many sites of particular interest and natural beauty. You will not be disappointed should you choose this unique, small, owner operated lodge !We are geared toward the more independent travelers, but are more than happy to assist with tours such as the magnificent ATM cave, Green Hill Butterfly farm, Caracol, ziplining,and is also the ideal spot for all the active Ornithologists out there.

Keywords: Cabana Cabin

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Property Type

  • Lodge

Accommodation Type

  • Bed And Breakfast
  • Bed & Breakfast

Meals

  • Catering Available
  • Breakfast - Booking Possible
  • Lunch - Booking Possible
  • Dinner - Booking Possible

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Included
  • Concierge
  • Private Chef
  • Staff

Suitability

  • Events Allowed
  • Pets Considered:

    Please advise us in advance...moreless

  • Wheelchair Accessible:

    Level proeprty, few steps....moreless

Bedrooms: 6 Bedrooms, Sleeps 20, Beds for 14-20

  • Bedroom 3: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

    It contains one set of bunk beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 2: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

    It contains one set of bunk beds...moreless

  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen

    Additional bed can be placed if requested....moreless

  • Bedroom 5: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 6: 1 queen, 1 twin/ single

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  • Bedroom 4: 1 queen, 1 bunk bed

    It contains one set of bunk beds...moreless

  • Each Cabanas consists of a Queen size bed and some may have a set of bunk beds and others such as a roll out bed and youth bed. ...moreless

Bathrooms: 5 Bathrooms, 1 Half Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 2: toilet, outdoor shower

    The Cotton Tree has an open air private outdoor shower...moreless

  • Bathroom 3: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 4: toilet, shower

    ...moreless

  • Bathroom 5: toilet, shower

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  • Bathroom 6: toilet, shower

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  • Each bathroom has its own hot and cold bath, toiletries are supplied, daily housekeeping....moreless

Other Amenities

  • If you would like a jungle adventure and be comfortable at the same time, this is the place for you ! We are geared to more independent travelers. river front property ,in valley surrounded by mountains, private secluded cabanas in exotic jungle setting,many activities within close proximity, Mayan ruins, tubing on river. bird watching,caving, butterfly farm, botanical gardens,pine ridge, nature trails, restaurant, bar gift shop, gardens in the jungle with a park like setting...moreless

Entertainment

  • Games:

    Board games, cards, darts, volleyball etc. ...moreless

  • Satellite / Cable:

    For internet service we use satellite...moreless

  • Stereo

Theme

  • Adventure
  • Away From It All
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions

Attractions

  • Botanical Garden
  • Churches
  • Library
  • Museums
  • Restaurants
  • Ruins
  • Zoo

Local Services & Businesses

  • ATM/Bank
  • Babysitter
  • Groceries
  • Hospital
  • Laundromat
  • Massage Therapist
  • Medical Services

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Gambling Casinos
  • Horseback Riding
  • Horseshoes
  • Scenic Drives
  • Shopping
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking
  • Wildlife Viewing

Location Type

  • Beach View:

    Sandy river front beach...moreless

  • Beachfront:

    Property situated on the pristine Macal River, with sandy beach, swimming , tubing, canoeing and kayaks. ...moreless

  • Mountain View:

    Located in the Macal River Valley with spectacular panoramic views of the Maya Mountains...moreless

  • Rural:

    Located in the foothills of the lush Maya Mountains, and in the fertile Macal River Valley....moreless

  • Village:

    Located between the culturally rich Maya villages of Cristo Rey, and San Antonio...moreless

  • Water View:

    Property is on the Macal River...moreless

  • Waterfront:

    Cabanas have direct access to beautiful Macal River, sandy beach, swimming, tubing, other water activities available....moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Fishing
  • Freshwater Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Kayaking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Mountaineering
  • Rafting
  • Rock Climbing
  • Snorkeling
  • Spelunking
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing

Dining

  • Child's Highchair
  • Dining:

    Serving farm to table fresh, high quality locally produced meats, vegetables, and fruit....moreless

  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 24 people

General

  • Clothes Dryer:

    Laundry service available...moreless

  • Fireplace:

    Fireplace on site for bond fires. ...moreless

  • Heating:

    Not necessary, we provide extra blankets if needed....moreless

  • Internet:

    Can be spotty at times depending on weather. We use satellite service....moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Linens will be changed as needed....moreless

  • Parking:

    Free on site parking...moreless

  • Parking Off Street
  • Parking For RV/Boat/Trailer:

    Free parking...moreless

  • Telephone:

    Emergency phone in the office....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels will be changed as needed...moreless

  • Washing Machine:

    Laundry service available...moreless

  • Wireless Internet:

    Wifi is free , but need to ask for the modem to be turned on, use during daylight hours....moreless

Kitchen

  • Catering Available:

    Reservations for meals required...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    In restaurant kitchen ...moreless

Outside

  • Deck / Patio:

    Each cabins have there own private deck with screened verandas....moreless

  • Lawn / Garden:

    park like well groomed property with miles of well maintained trails...moreless

  • Water Sports Gear:

    River tubing and swimming from our sandy beach....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Included
 

Reviews

Write a review 4.9
from 15 traveler reviews
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Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Low season
Jun 13 - Nov 15, 2016
3 night min stay
$110
$700 $2,700
High Season
Nov 16 - Apr 29, 2017
3 night min stay
$155
$1,015 $4,050
My Standard Rate
3 night min stay
$110
* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates

Fees:

  • Tax Rate 9%

Notes:

Children under 12 years staying in the same unit stay for free. The rates are based on double occupancy per cabin per night plus 9%hotel tax and $15 USD for extra persons in rooms.We also offer multiple rental discounts if 3 or more cabins are booked together.


Owner's cancellation policy:

Policy available by contacting owner when booking


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Last updated: 08/22/2016
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Location

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78 Miles
Nearest Airport
Phillip Goldson International
15 Miles
Nearest Ferry
to Xunantunich Mayan site
8 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Western Highway

Car: Recommended

volley ball, croquet, tubing on river, bad mitton, close proximity to many Mayan sites,nature trails, excellent bird watching,hiking , gardens, caves, butterfly farm, horseback riding, wildlife viewing, and many other activities

 

Owner info

Year Purchased: 1993

About the owner: An environmentalist at heart. This is a pristine environment which we envisioned and created from raw jungle. As a lover of wildlife and nature I fell in love with Belize. The low population density as well as the cultural diversity were also a big draw for me.

Why the Owner Chose Cayo, Belize:
This riverfront environment is breathtakingly beautiful. Romantic park with private setting. Great for honeymooners, families, or friends get away. The location is perfect for exploring many interesting, historical, ancient archaeological sites, caves, rivers,and locations of particular natural beauty. There is an abundance of wildlife which can be sighted regularly on the property.

The Unique Benefits at this Bed And Breakfast:
Flora and Fauna abound in the area. Ancient Maya temples, river activities.Close to town,market, and shopping. Peaceful and quiet. Family bonding. Communing with nature.A complete escape from the hustle and bustle of western culture. A unique , unforgettable life experience, you will totally renew yourself, relax, rejuvenate, renew here at beautiful Macaw Bank, in Belize.


Contact us

Speaks: english, spanish

 

Photos

  • Exterior of Cotton Tree Cabin . With screened deck, and private open air shower.

    Exterior of Cotton Tree Cabin . With screened deck, and private open air shower.

  • screened deck of the Cotton Tree Cabin

    screened deck of the Cotton Tree Cabin

  • Orchid Cabin interior, screened veranda, sleeps 4.

    Orchid Cabin interior, screened veranda, sleeps 4.

  • Our bar serving a nice selection of fresh fruit cocktails and juice.

    Our bar serving a nice selection of fresh fruit cocktails and juice.

  • Tiger Heron spotted on our river frontage

    Tiger Heron spotted on our river frontage

  • Walkway to cabins

    Walkway to cabins

  • Horse back riding available

    Horse back riding available

  • Inside the Rio Frio Cave

    Inside the Rio Frio Cave

  • Open air restaurant entrance

    Open air restaurant entrance

  • Bridge leading to some of our many well groomed nature trails

    Bridge leading to some of our many well groomed nature trails

  • Keel billed toucan, the national bird of Belize seen regularly on the property

    Keel billed toucan, the national bird of Belize seen regularly on the property

  • Nearby Mata site of Caracol

    Nearby Mata site of Caracol

  • Enjoy taking a swim in the refreshing Rio On Pools in the Mountain Pine Rid

    Enjoy taking a swim in the refreshing Rio On Pools in the Mountain Pine Rid

VRBO #149396

This listing was first published here in 2007.

Date last modified - Saturday, August 27, 2016

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  • Reviews
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    20
  • Bedrooms
    6
  • Bathrooms
    5.5
  • Property type
    Bed And Breakfast
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Member since: 2007
Speaks: english, spanish
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  • Calendar last updated 08/22/2016
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