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Pomona, California
Reviewed 23 December 2013

It's not often (actually never before) that I talk more about a place I stay than the actual destination but I loved this place! We had a few weather related issues that delayed us but they were really accommodating to ensure we could move our reservation back so we wouldn't miss much of our stay. It is evident this is...

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Reviewed 19 December 2013

First off, I did not stay at this lodge but it did look really nice, it's right on the river. I did however take three tours with them. We did two caving tours, some zip lining and made a trip to the zoo. All activities were top notch. Our guides, Patrick, Esperanza and Julio were really great. They were knowledgeable...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 14 December 2013

My wife and I went there for some adventure and we had fun. The guides and staff were great but the place is a bit pricey in my opinion for the off season. They did upgrade us to a tree house free of charge on the third night since it was empty during that part of the season. That was...

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Greetings to all.. I am very pleased that Will B from Houston Texas and his wife had a great time and a lot of fun at Caves Branch and thought the guides and staff were great as well as appriciating their complimentary upgrade to a treehouse.. Thank you .. and we enjoyed having you with us as well. Unfortunately, they...

Omaha, Nebraska
Reviewed 12 December 2013

This was my first trip out of the states and I was by myself - but I didn't feel alone the entire trip! This place is amazing, the staff are so friendly and helpful - I can't say enough good things about Caves Branch! The waterfall tour was the best thing I have ever done in my life, I would...

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Meadow Lake, Canada
Reviewed 11 December 2013

We didn't stay here ( it was way too expensive and a little to Americanized for our tastes) but we did book a waterfall cave expedition with them and two transfers. We booked the transfers because they promised not only to get us there from our hotel in time for the tour but to then get us to the water...

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Philadelphia, PA
Reviewed 3 December 2013

I wasn't really sure what to expect when we arrived but was most pleasantly surprised. The grounds are beautifully maintained and the botanical gardens are a must see. The staff is so attentive and nice. The food is really delicious; breakfast awesome. It's a jungle experience not to be missed and I hope to return one day to complete the...

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Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed 1 December 2013

Cave's Branch Lodge is not for the traveler looking for ultra luxurious accommodations and drinks with umbrella's in them. That being said it is the best place to stay on the Belize mainland for adventure seekers. The rooms are very nice and maintained excellently the staff will rival those which you might find in a 5 star hotel, everyone is...

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San Pedro, Belize
Reviewed 1 December 2013

Although our stay at Caves Branch was a short stay, my family and I had a wonderful time. The staff went beyond my expectations and treated us so nicely, especially my 6 month old daughter, Paris. The food was amazing, i think i gain some weight while I was there. Lol. The Black Hole Drop is a very scary but...

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Raleigh, NC
Reviewed 30 November 2013

The reviews on this site are not exaggerated at all. The adventures are AMAZING, the treehouses are so spoiling (you MUST stay in a treehouse), the staff is so friendly and fun, the atmosphere is incredible, the food is great and so much more. The people who stay there are so fun and easy-going. You go on adventure trips with...

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Hazlet, New Jersey, United States
Reviewed 26 November 2013

From start to finish the resort and the people who run it were nothing short of spectacular! We stayed in a luxury treehouse with a canopy view.This alone was amazing. The room was truly luxury.Beautiful room with outdoor shower,outdoor tub,two decks and beautiful views.i highly recommend staying in this or the river view treehouse.If you go with kids they will...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the lush rainforest of central Belize, Caves Branch Jungle Lodge offers visitors the opportunity to immerse in a culture of mid-range to extreme adventures. From the guest rooms that are open to the sights and sounds of the jungle, some of which are thatched in the ancient style of the Maya to our luxurious Treehouse suites, your experience should be something that must be experienced to be believed and once experienced, truly-never forgotten! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ian Anderson's Caves Branch Jungle Lodge

Address: Mile 41.5 Hummingbird Highway | P.O. Box 356, Belmopan, Belize
Region: Belize > Cayo > Belmopan
Price Range: $228 - $743 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ian Anderson's Caves Branch Jungle Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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“We stayed in a canopy treehouse-Room 24(3rd highest) and it was amazing!! It is a hike to the room but totally worth it!”
  • Tree House family room with screens instead of windows. We saw toucans and heard howler monkeys!
  • Tree House out door shower
  • Jungle Bungalow
  • Jungle Bungalow
  • Tree House
  • Canopy View
  • Tree house
  • Tree house deck
 of 5 bubbles 278annieh, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Canopy treehouse are amazing but you need to be prepared to hike a lot of stairs to get to them.”
 of 5 bubbles , 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Tree house cabanas are worth every penny. So stunning and luxurious. You do need to be able to handle quite a few stairs to get to them!”
 of 5 bubbles fimcbride, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The tree top rooms have a nice view but are on top of the hill, big hike. We were happy with the ones on ground level.”
 of 5 bubbles sidney2000, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you don't mind the climb absolutely stay in a treehouse”
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