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Black Orchid Resort

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2 Dawson Lane | Belize District, Burrell Boom, Belize
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

A great place to start or end a trip with a very convenient location for the Belize City Airport. Don't just stay for one night as there is so much of interest to see and do in the area. The resort offers many trips - not the cheapest but very personal service with knowledgeable guides - we took the trip... More

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Truckee, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a decent place to stay if you need a hotel near the airport for a night. We had a terrific dinner at the restaurant and the service was great, the wait staff really nice. All the hotel staff were nice and helpful. The rooms are adequate, clean but a little out dated. The pool and grounds are also... More

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BlackOrchidResort, Owner at Black Orchid Resort, responded to this review

Thank Phil for your honest review of our property we appreciate you view and agree with your general assessment. That is whey we are updating all our rooms. We recently completed our new Luxury building and furnished it with upscale beds and 800 thread Egyptian linens. We are in the process of building a new parking lot and converting the... More

Portland, Oregon, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were here in Sept. 2014 for our Honeymoon. In order to ease our arrival from the U.S. we decided to start our vacation by staying at Black Orchid Resort because they picked us up from the airport! It was a fun way to kick-off our trip. Steven, our driver, was fun, helpful and knowledgeable from the get-go and we... More

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Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we staid here for one night to visit the temples of lamanai, after a long flight we were made very welcome here, nice area next to river with iguanas in the garden and monkeys in the trees. Very comfortable room with excellent bed. Good food in the restaurant and very friendly people. Would definitely recommend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The rooms are rustic pretty and clean. Restaurant food is good and there is a reasonable variety, service is very good but prices are a little steep for a restaurant of this type. Staying at this resort, there are no other options for meals. There is a small refrigerator so bring food with you. Pool is the only activity on... More

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Asheville, North Carolina
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

This hotel is pretty awsome, the rooms are elegant in the island way: great porch, wonderful decorating touches, fine location on the Belize River. The restaurant is something else though. Though the service is pretty good, in the "I want to please you" sense, the food is not good. I had driven from Chetumal and didn't get a chance to... More

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BlackOrchidResort, Owner at Black Orchid Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your review of my resort which I personally take very seriously. My delay in response to this review is a result of my traveling and having the need to discuss with the folks on duty what actually happened as I know that all the seafood in the restaurant are fresh. This time of year is no exception.... More

Lake Placid, Florida
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We stayed there for 11 days. I choose them because of their rating and location. Soon as we got through customs, they were waiting for us. Loaded are bags and headed to the resort. On the way to resort the driver asked if we need to stop at a local store, we did. Arrived at the resort and was meant... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We were warmly welcomed by the owner as we drove on to the property, he then escorted us to the check in desk where we got our room keys and a basic introduction of the staff whom we all learned to be very helpful. Inside the room was quite clean and comfortable and it had a breath taking view of... More

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Belize Cayes, Belize
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14 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Many travelers to Belize want to stay near the airport the night before they leave...in case the bus breaks down, or the boat doesn't show up. We've been scouting the area for a while and found Black Orchid Resort. What a find! Tucked along the Belize river, only 20 minutes from the airport, there is no other hotel or B&B... More

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

This was our first visit to Belize and we stayed at The Black Orchid Resort for a total of 7 nights. Being more of a city gal, I was a little leery at first because the resort is away from the city, on a river in a jungle setting. I have to say, it was one of the best experiences... More

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Address: 2 Dawson Lane | Belize District, Burrell Boom, Belize
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Location: Belize > Belize District > Burrell Boom
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Black Orchid Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Black Orchid Hotel Burrell Boom
Black Orchid Belize City
Black Orchid Resort Belize/Burrell Boom

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