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Ian Anderson's Caves Branch Jungle Lodge

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Mile 41.5 Hummingbird Highway | P.O. Box 356, Belmopan, Belize
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We were stayed in Caves Branch for one night on our way between Tikal and South Water Caye. I was intrigued to see the place having read all the warnings on the website. It didn’t make sense to me why a hotel would seem to way to turn away visitors with these warnings. We stayed in one of the riverview... More 

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Forest Lake, Minnesota
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This property is truly exceptional with incredible botanical gardens and landscaping. We (mom and three teens) stayed in the top canopy treehouse. I think it was around 187 steps, not including the incline paths. It made me realize that I am not exercising enough. Of course it was no problem for the teens. The treehouse was fantastic. Clean, well maintained,... More 

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Springfield, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in a riverview treehouse. We couldn't see the river through the trees, but the treehouse was pretty cool. The treehouse is mostly screened, which offers little sound proofing. The jungle certainly comes alive at night, but it made our trip even more unforgettable! Service at Caves Branch was absolutely phenomenal. The staff goes above and beyond to make... More 

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San Bernardino, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What originally drew me to Belize was the cave tubing. After minimal internet researching I came across Cave's Branch and knew I wanted to stay in a tree house. Overall, the trip was AMAZING! We loved riding on a tractor trailer through a river to get to the cave exploration site. We thoroughly enjoyed cave tubing. Ziplining was nice but... More 

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Belize
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went specifically to Cave's branch to do the 7 mile cave tubing and it EXCEEDED our expectations! The guides were professional, so friendly and open to share their knowledge. Really the BEST cave tubing experience in Belize.!! Our first 2 nights we stayed in the rooms next to the botanical garden - absolutely loved the open feel into the... More 

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Malvern, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Belize is a wonderful country to visit in C.A., and the Caves Branch Jungle Lodge is the best place to enjoy jungle activites. From the cave tubing to the jungle hikes, this place is the best. The staff here is beyond freindly and are wonderful tour guides.The cave waterfall tour is a must, but you do need to be in... More 

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San Antonio, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

TLDR: Awesome location in the jungle that feeds you well and gets your blood flowing. Better review: Ian Anderson’s Caves Branch was in a word, amazing! Whether you are on a honeymoon, as many of our fellow adventurers were, or family vacation, or anniversary, the place will leave you wanting to stay. My husband and I were there for a... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a fabulous 3 days at the Caves Branch tree houses and wish we could have stayed longer. My wife and I are a (slightly) older couple, so we did a couple of the tamer adventures - seven mile cave tubing and visiting local Mayan ruins. We probably should have been more adventurous! Our river view tree house was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Imagine if Indiana Jones designed a summer camp for adults (and adventurous kids)... that's what Cave's Branch is. We're already planning our next trip there. More adventures to chose from than you can complete, delicious family-style eating, gorgeous grounds... My husband and I are well traveled, and the staff at Cave's Branch are the best (kind, helpful, energetic, knowledgeable) we've... More 

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Aledo, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family of five with kids 10, 11, and 13 had a blast! We stayed in a two bedroom treehouse which was perfect! My husband and I had the upstairs to ourselves and the kids had the run of the downstairs. We stayed for a week and did 5 adventures. My kids loved the waterfall adventure and climbing through caves... More 

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