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Macaw Bank Jungle Lodge

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On the Macal River in the jungle, San Ignacio, Belize
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River tubing, bird walks,
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  • Location
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  • Sleep Quality
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Sebastopol, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My husband and I spent three magical days at Macaw Bank Jungle Lodge in May, and we spent much of our trip home planning our return. Our hosts have created a tropical paradise deep in the jungle where we wandered the grounds amidst gorgeous flowering plants. Jason (a staff member who grew up in the area and who felt more... More 

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LONDON ONTARIO
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39 reviews 39 reviews
11 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In March of this year our family of about 30, (family re-union) arranged a river tubing experience thru Ron and Al at the Macaw Bank Jungle Lodge. The experience was fantastic, lots of laughs, tropical birds to see and simply pure relaxation. What a great way to spend an afternoon and stay cool! Afterwards our group was treated to a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Thank you Ron, Al and all your staff!! Your property was everything we'd hoped it would be.. Beautiful, tropical, peaceful, great food, and flowing cocktails!!! Excellent recommendation on tours!!!! BMZ with Albert was wonderful! Thank you... We will be back!

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san diego
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

This place was absolutely perfect for the jungle/far away experience. Ron and Al the owners were fun and very accommodating. Their staff was so very nice and the meals they had available were fresh and delicious. We had our own little lodge with open views so we could listen and see all the wildlife around us. Great stay!

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Hampstead, Maryland
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I picked Macaw Bank Jungle Lodge based on the location and great reviews, and was really pleased with my choice. I stayed there with my sister in February, and we had a wonderful time. As other reviewers have mentioned, Ron and Al, and all of the staff, were very helpful and attentive, and were really fun to hang out with... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Macaw Bank is very out of the way. Make sure if you are driving to have mud tires. But once you get there you will love it! Beautiful grounds and comfortable lodges. The food is a bit pricey but the quality is worth it. Ron & Al go out of their way to make your stay relaxing and comfortable. Take... More 

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macawbank, Owner at Macaw Bank Jungle Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for reviewing Macaw Bank Jungle Lodge. Your reviews are appreciated, and we are happy to know you enjoyed your stay with us. We strongly encourage our future guests to please read the web site. On our web site you will compete disclosure including the three negative points that you made in your review. We are an authentic jungle... More 

Santa Barbara, California, USA
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38 reviews 38 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

We both enjoyed our stay at this lodge and really appreciated how this niche of the environment compliments the world around it. All of us know that these places end up being a mix of the physical environment and the flavor of those who make a living running these establishments. The physical location and layout of this facility is in... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Just spent five nights at this lovely venue. Al and Ron were perfect hosts, serving great anecdotes and food. Staff is very helpful and Jason offers an enlightening night walk into the jungle. Don't miss the tubing in the river adjacent to the property.

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

The excellent reviews of Macaw Bank helped me choose this place over the many lodges available in the area. We were not disappointed! I loved falling asleep surrounded by the sounds of the forest, and the brief nightly rain showers. The cabanas were simple, uniquely furnished, truly eco-friendly, and built into the jungle. The meals were excellent- fresh local ingredients,... More 

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Redmond, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The Macaw Bank Jungle lodge is a once in a lifetime experience. If you are seeking a 5 star fancy resort, this is not the place for you. But if you are after extremely comfortable accommodations in a beautiful setting with gracious hosts, you can do not better than Macaw Bank. The owners Ron and Al are exceptional people with... More 

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