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The Lodge At Big Falls

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PO Box 103, Big Falls, Belize
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 2 nights (myself and my partner in our 20s and my parents in their 60s) whilst travelling through Belize. The accommodation was very comfortable - our cabanas were the largest of the 3 lodges we stayed at in Belize and had beautiful river views. There is lots to do for all ages - tubing & canoeing... More 

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Rob_Hirons, Owner at The Lodge At Big Falls, responded to this review

Thank you all for choosing to stay with us. The majority of visitors still make their arrangements way in advance and those like you who "wing it" are a small minority. The fact that you made a last minute reservation and were happy with what you found can give encouragement to others. Our staff thank you for your kind comments... More 

Redlands, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed one night as part of a tour package. Scott, the host was very friendly and accommodating. Our cottage had air-conditioning which was wonderful given the unseasonable heat wave. The other tour members had well appointed cabanas with real thatched roofs. The ceiling fans kept them reasonably comfortable. They all mentioned being visited by interesting creatures; geckos, fireflies, spider.... More 

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Rob_Hirons, Owner at The Lodge At Big Falls, responded to this review

Many thanks for taking the time to write a review of your stay and for your kind comments. Our staff always appreciate getting feedback from our guests in this way. We hope to be able to welcome you back for a longer stay in the not too distant future. More 

Ladyville, Belize
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

My family and I spent our Easter at the Lodge at Big Falls, and did not regret a minute of it. We thoroughly enjoyed the lodge's rustic, simple elegance, and the warm hospitality of Rob and his staff. Everyone was friendly and the food was absolutely delicious. Rob was also willing to spend the time to ensure that we were... More 

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Auburn, Alabama
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3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

This was a great place to stay while you explore the country and the culture of Belize. The grounds are well kept, the rooms are very clean, and the staff is fantastic. Rob (the owner) is a great host. He arranged for us to fly fish while on our trip (I highly recommend the fishing with Garbutt's as well). Kattie... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We only stayed here for one night as part of our trip, but it was so great that I wish we could have stayed for longer. The grounds, lodge and cabanas are beautiful and surrounded by nature. Rob (the owner) is a really nice guy and welcomed us along with the rest of the staff. The food is fantastic too,... More 

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Nunavut, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

The Lodge and grounds are lovely, and the room was nice. However, it was overpriced for what it was. We had dinner at the Lodge - a hefty $40US/person - which left us feeling ripped off. The food was mediocre and bland and WAY OVERPRICED!! A plate with dry pasta, vegetables and some shrimp on top does not equal $40US.... More 

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Rob_Hirons, Owner at The Lodge At Big Falls, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review your stay, Arctic Dweller. I am sorry that you did not enjoy your meal however, the price tag that you quote was not for that one dish but for a meal that also included choice of appetizers, desserts and included tea and coffee. The prices are clearly posted online and on the... More 

Madison, Wisconsin
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

The Lodge at Big Falls is a beautiful, serene place to recharge, eat great food, swim, bird watch, agouti watch, chat with other guests, tube around the property on the river, watch fireflies and then fall asleep to the sound of cicadas and geckos. If you get tired of the above, you can visit Mayan ruins, learn how to make... More 

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Belize City, Belize
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

The Lodge at Big Falls s beautiful and serene. There is a small river circling the venue and trees, flowers, and birds are prolific. The cottages are clean, well-maintained and comfortable in an idyllic setting. The proprietors are friendly and knowledgeable about the area and its attractions. We loved every minute that we were there. We were there over Thanksgiving... More 

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Many thanks for your generous review. We are delighted you all enjoyed your brief stay and look forward to welcoming you back to the lodge. More 

Denver, Colorado
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

We spent 3 nights in a lovely "cabana" at this lodge which is located about 30 minutes from Punta Gorda, but is light years from the noise and crowds of the town. The grounds are beautifully kept, and the only noise you hear is the chirping of the birds and the rush of the nearby river. Everyone who works there... More 

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Seattle
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

I stayed with friends at this lodge for one night after kayaking the Moho River. The rooms are spacious and nicely decorated. My room had a lovely view of the river and was surrounded by beautiful lawn and large trees.The common areas are great, especially the front porch and the swimming pool. Our dinner was excellent, an Indian inspired curry... More 

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