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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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Belize Cayes, Belize
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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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Auburn, Washington
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I picked the Black Orchid based on the pictures provided by trip advisor .It did not disappoint. What I did not know was what the staff would be like. They were the perfect blend of professionalism and friendliness. They met our every need with efficiency and a warm smile. I want to pay a special compliment to Caesar who took... More

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Orlando, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our most fun and adventurous vacation this year.The Black Orchid resort should not be missed for several reasons.The staff goes way beyond what you would normally expect to insure that you have a great time. For example my sister and I decided we wanted to go fishing despite the fact that we are city girls. They not only... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

although hotels are overall pricey in Belize for the standards you get versus the US or Europe, the Black Orchid was a nice surprise. The owners are super nice and service oriented; we were on a late boat trip and were starving - he called the restaurant from the boat on his mobile so that we can have something ready... More

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Tel Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came to the Black Orchid after staying at Kaana resort. 2 adults and 2 kids – disappointed after a magical stay in Guatemala. What a pleasant surprise. Finally, a place in Belize that tourism has not spoiled. Finally, no more policies and how best to make money. But rather, how to make your stay enjoyable and fun. The grounds... More

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Glendale, Arizona
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My wife and I recently visited our Homeland Belize for the second time in the past three months.During both trips we spent time at the Black Orchid Resort in Boom. It was nothing less than pure pleasure and satisfaction staying there. If it wasn't because of our family's expectation to be around them most of the time,I would make this... More

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Washington
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22 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We regret that we only stayed one night at this lovely place! We booked this for our last night in Belize to be close to the airport without being in the city. We are so happy we did. The morning we were taken to the airport we enjoyed waking up to the sound of howler monkeys, went for a great... More

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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

They advertise a free transfer from the airport so I was at the water taxi and they wanted $40 US so I payed it So the room was nice and had a view of the river and a nice lanai and big iguanas on the property, and a pool and canoes to paddle down the river So the restaurant is... More

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

Yes we do offer a free shuttle from the international airport to and from our resort and no we do not do the same to Belize city which is where the water taxi is located. And yes we had a 30 minute delay in getting a vehicle to transfer you to San Ignacio so we hired a taxi to take... More

New Orleans
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71 reviews 71 reviews
17 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I stayed here two days ago with my boyfriend/rooommate/common law husband. He was flying out the next day. This place is wonderful. I've been traveling to belize for decades and it is always a hassle getting to the airport easily the morning of the flight out. Belize city is dirty, noisy and not very safe. Black Orchid Resort (BOR) is... More

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Address: 2 Dawson Lane | Belize District, Burrell Boom, Belize
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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