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Macaw Bank Jungle Lodge

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yellowknife
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent a week at Macaw Bank Jungle Lodge in December and enjoyed it thoroughly. Our host, Ron, was most helpful and responsive right from our first inquiry. On arriving Ron soon helped us plan our customized itinerary and set up all our guided tours and self-guided excursions. We enjoyed a perfect mix of relaxing on-site activities (birding and tubing),...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I recently visited Macaw Bank for an afternoon cocktail at a nice quiet location and this was just the spot. The staff and management were very friendly and the drinks and wine selection was delicious. We hiked down to the Macal River after a drink and that was stunningly beautiful as well. I'd highly recommend visiting here.

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Waterford, Wisconsin
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

I just returned from our stay at the Macaw and it was incredible. I have traveled all over and the hospitality of Ron and his staff was first class. My 82 year old mother was with us and she had a terrible cough. Ron ran to the store and purchased 2 bottles of cough medicine. He went over and beyond....

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you love nature and all it has to offer this place is for you. The cabanas are simple, clean and comfortable. And yes they come with flushing toilets. Our host Ron was extremely accommodating, and when my mom got sick with a bad cold her he ran to the drug store for us. The setting is beautiful and the...

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Cayo, Belize
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Had a great day doing yoga on the new platform. Lunch was excellent. The staff very attentive and of course Ron was the most gracious host. A short stay or an extended visit will not disappoint weather you are single, couple or family.

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Greenville, South Carolina
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

We visited this beautiful resort for three nights, it was the perfect communion with nature, we wished we could stay longer, the cabañas are perfect with soft ambiance blending with the jungle, yet very comfortable, the staff is very friendly and helpful, the food was delicious, we loved the breakfast served with exotic fruit from the trees around and the...

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1Thank diego868
Virginia
Reviewed 26 August 2016

If you want to visit the jungle, I recommend the lodge owned by these two guys originally from Baltimore, Maryland USA! They bought the jungle property and cleared enough of the 50 acres of land to make cabins, restaurant, bar, and access to the river. It it truly a peaceful oasis! My favorite part of staying at the lodge was...

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2Thank diamond1Virginia
Buda, Texas
Reviewed 16 August 2016

Great family experience, Ron and Al treated us like family... Love the food, staff was very helpful and friendly, beautiful property, great experience We will be back again next year, Love you Ron....

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2Thank Delovely2034
Reviewed 15 August 2016

The lodge is located in a tranquil environment for either a romantic getaway or family bonding. We had a family of eight and Ron and his staff were excellent in accommodating our stay. The rooms were nice, the food was great, and everyone made us feel like their family. We will definitely be returning!

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2Thank Leon E
Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 14 June 2016

Ron and staff do a great job making the jungle your home. Comfortable rooms, and excellent service in this eco freindly environment. Great river swimming, flora, fauna with access to many other activities in the country. There were no bugs and enjoyed moon light outdoor showers.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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, 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, ping pong table,telescope for use by our star gazing guests, camping also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Macaw Bank Jungle Lodge

Address: On the Macal River in the jungle, Cristo Rey, San Ignacio, Belize
Region: Belize > Cayo > San Ignacio > Cristo Rey
Price Range: $179 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“The Jaguar room has one queen bed and a bunk bed, an indoor bathroom with shower, and also a screened in porch. It worked well for us as a couple.”
 of 5 bubbles tomh646, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the cabin with the private outdoor shower”
 of 5 bubbles makoabi, 13 Jun 2016 | Read review
“No in-room wifi - only sporadically in common areas.”
 of 5 bubbles 320maureenf, 5 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All in jungle”
 of 5 bubbles lesleyl340, 8 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were spaced far enough apart so that "neighbor noise" was never a problem.”
 of 5 bubbles JR1008, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
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