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Jungle Adventure in Belize Eco Village

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Last updated: 05/20/2017
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  • Minimum stay:2 nights
  • Sleeps:4
  • Bedrooms:2
  • Bathrooms:1
  • Property type:Cabin
  • Internet:No
  • Pets considered:Yes
  • Wheel chair accessible:N/A

About the Property

2 Bedroom, 1 Bath Fully Self Contained Cabana On One Acre Within Eco Village

Come stay with us and find something you didn't know you were looking for! Welcome to our sweet cabana! Nestled into one full acre of charm, within a beautiful off-grid eco village called 'Better in Belize'.

Enjoy your morning coffee on the deck watching the howler monkeys play in the trees or just watch and listen to the sounds and life of the natural jungle around you. Located in the foothills of the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest, with the majestical Macal River just down the road, you're in a nature lover's and adventurist's paradise.

Walk or bike the local trails, explore the local village permaculture garden 'Fluttery Finca'. Our community is a bird watcher's paradise. It's home to hundreds of birds, and jungle wildlife. You'll see possums, bats, butterflies, howler monkeys, toucans, tapirs, ocelots, white hawks, toucans and parrots. Down at the Macal river you can just relax and swim or dive off the rocks. Take a canoe or kayak ride, or charter the local Belizean pontoon boat to explore the three local waterfalls. You can hike and swim the waterfalls, or watch and enjoy. Spot the iguanas. Watch white hawks flying overhead. You might even see the resident crocodile!

Our modern cabin comes fully equipped for all your needs - 2 good sized bedrooms with comfortable new beds, linens provided, towels, hot shower, fully equipped kitchen with gas stove and fridge, Berkie water filter, fan, and more. Experience complete off grid living powered with solar. In the local area, you can explore mayan caves and ruins, go cave-tubing, go horseback riding, zip-lining and more.

In the nearby towns of Benque and San Ignacio, take a yoga class, go shopping, visit the outdoor markets, eat fine food, and enjoy the local entertainment. Stay for a week or inquire about special monthly rates. We can help you arrange any of your needs for your stay, car rentals, where to shop, and tour packages too.


Member since: 2015

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/20/2017

Property Type

  • Cabin
  • 570 sq. ft.

House Rules

  • Max. occupancy 4
  • Children Welcome
  • Non Smoking Only:

    smoking permitted only outside the cabin. Please take care to use butt trays for disposal....moreless

  • Pets Considered

Accommodation Type

  • Vacation Rental


  • Guests Provide Their Own Meals

Onsite Services

  • Housekeeper Optional


  • Long-Term Renters Welcome

Bedrooms: 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 4, Beds for 2-4

  • Bedroom 1


  • Bedroom 2


  • Bedrooms are fully furnished with double beds, linens, night stands on both sides of the bed, large windows with shutters, fan, open shelving for clothes....moreless

Bathrooms: 1 Bathroom

  • Bathroom 1: toilet, shower


  • Modern tiled bathroom equipped with towels, and toiletries, hot shower, flush toilet and vanity....moreless

Other Amenities

  • The cabin sits on a one acre lot. We recently installed a zip line in the yard and a slack line can also be setup. This is a great location for children with the large private yard. My host, Lucy, is a local Belizean, and can advise or make arrangements for any activities both in the neighbourhood or in other parts of Belize. She can help to make your stay comfortable and adventurous....moreless



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


  • Caves
  • Rain Forests
  • Ruins
  • Waterfalls

Leisure Activities

  • Bird Watching
  • Eco Tourism
  • Horseback Riding
  • Photography
  • Sight Seeing
  • Walking

Location Type

  • Mountain View:

    Located in the heart of the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest, you have views of the mountainous jungle terrain....moreless

  • Village:

    Our cabana is located within the Better in Belize Eco Village. Our village is truly an off grid community with all homes solar powered. We have organic gardens with a share program on Wednesdays. ...moreless

Sports & Adventure Activities

  • Hiking
  • Mountain Climbing
  • Rafting
  • Swimming
  • Water Tubing


  • Dining Area
  • Seating for 4 people


  • Clothes Dryer:

    Gas dryer available. (Sorry no washer yet)...moreless

  • Linens Provided:

    Bed linens (sheets) and blankets are provided...moreless

  • Living Room:

    Futon with covered cushion and coffee table....moreless

  • Parking:

    Ample parking for up to 3 vehicles....moreless

  • Towels Provided:

    Towels for use within the cabin are provided....moreless


  • Coffee Maker:

    single cup drip coffee filter and kettle...moreless

  • Dishes & Utensils:

    All utensils provided - openers, knives, forks, spoons, pots, pans, glasses, cups, cooking utensils, dishwashing utensils, cleaners, towels. ...moreless

  • Kitchen:

    The kitchen is fully equipped with everything you need to cook and dine....moreless

  • Oven
  • Pantry Items:

    Berkie water filter system. Some basic spices and staples are provided....moreless

  • Refrigerator:

    Propane gas powered mid sized refrigerator with a freezer compartment....moreless


  • Deck / Patio:

    Several patio chairs and small table are provided....moreless

House Cleaning

  • Housekeeper Optional


from 1 traveler reviews
Rental basis: Per property
Dates Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
My Standard Rate
2 night min stay
$329 $878

Rates are based on 2 guests; add $7 per night, per additional guest

* Approximate Monthly rates, actual rate will depend on the days of the month you stay

Additional information about rental rates


  • Tax Rate 9%


Housekeeping is optional, at an extra $25 per day.

Small pets are okay on approval.

Manager's cancellation policy:

50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.

100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.

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Last updated: 05/20/2017
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200 Kilometres
Nearest Airport
Belize City International
10 Miles
Nearest Barpub
Town of Benque Viejo del Carmen
10.5 Miles
Nearest Motorway
Western Highway
100 Metres
Nearest Beach
Macao River has rock beaches and fresh water swim

Car: Necessary

Enjoy the mighty Macal River ... take a pontoon boat ride operated by a local Belizean company "La Capitana" and visit 3 fantastic waterfalls, or spend some lazy days just swimming by the river.

Just down the road from our village you can take a horseback riding tour of the mountains and take in the view from the mountain tops. In town (just 10 miles away), take in the Xunantuich mayan ruins, go river tubing, zip lining, or any of the activities offered by local tour companies.


Manager info

Year Purchased: 2013

About: From Saskatoon, Canada

Why Cayo, Belize:
Where I live, the winters are long and cold. I have travelled to may countries in the world but had never considered purchasing a vacation property until I found this eco village in Belize. It has taught me the value of conservative off grid living. When I found this eco village I immediate fell in love with the surrounding jungle natural, beautiful and filled with life different from my home in Canada.

The Unique Benefits at this Cabin:
The cabana is nestled into a private one acre lot. Enjoy the natural jungle around you with the modern conveniences within the cabin.

Contact us

Speaks: english
Response time: Within a few hours
Response Rate: 90%
Calendar last updated: 05/20/2017

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  • a modern escape to the jungle!

    a modern escape to the jungle!

  • the cabin is this way...

    the cabin is this way...

  • Bedroom


  • Modern bathroom with hot shower and towels provided

    Modern bathroom with hot shower and towels provided

  • view of driveway from the deck

    view of driveway from the deck

  • the gardens

    the gardens

  • Hiking toward the Rio Frio Falls just across the river

    Hiking toward the Rio Frio Falls just across the river

  • full size gas dryer

    full size gas dryer

  • Deck with chairs

    Deck with chairs

  • Twin Falls on the Macal River

    Twin Falls on the Macal River

  • Rock climbing around the falls

    Rock climbing around the falls

  • Hello there!

    Hello there!

  • bananas in the lower milk

    bananas in the lower milk

  • White Hawk spotted while on the river

    White Hawk spotted while on the river

  • Private road into the cabana

    Private road into the cabana

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