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San Miguel, Belize
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Back-a-Bush Guesthouse
Ranked #8 of 21 Toledo B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

My friend and I had a great stay at Back-A-Bush. It was a truly unique and wonderful experience. The guesthouse is on a farm in a Mayan village. When you're there you feel truly immersed in a totally different culture and simple way of life. The guesthouse was great and Elsbeth's food was so delicious. She is a great cook.... More

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Back-a-Bush is a fantastic place to stay! The guest house is situated in a very nice little village, easily accessible by bus from Punta Gorda. The owner, Elsbeth, is very welcoming, friendly and helpful. Our room was very good, clean and spacious with good beds. The meals, made by Elsbeth herself, were all delicious. Around the house there are all... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

Me & my woman ended up here in the middle of a traditional Mayan village by coincidence in mid December and didn't know what to expect... But as soon as we met Elsie, the amazing woman who runs the place, we knew we had come to the right spot! She combines her low key, but yet cozy, guesthouse business with... More

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58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2013

Back-a-bush is a peaceful farm in a small Belizian village close to Punta Gorda by bus. Elsbeth and Naud are charming, friendly and down-to-earth hosts. As previous reviews have said, food here is wholesome and tasty (we opted to have 3 meals there) and the room was clean and comfy. The farm-grown coffee was fantastic. We really enjoyed talking to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2012

Why they don't have more reviews, I'll never know! Back-a-Bush is the BEST and also least expensive ($30BZE/$15USD a night for a bed) and the meals are INCREDIBLE and again, very inexpensive!!! (breakfast/dinner $12BZE/$6USD; lunch $10BZE/$5USD) I hope the prices are correct, check their website just in case. I was in Toledo for 2 weeks, I stayed with Elsbeth and... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2012

I'm not sure where to start! Everything about this place was fantastic. I happened to be the only person staying for 2 out of the 3 nights and the owners Elsbeth and Naud made me feel like I was an old friend come to visit rather than a fee paying backpacker and kept me well entertained the whole time. Elsbeths... More

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San Diego, California, United States
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2012

If you are looking to get away from the hustle and bustle of city life then Back-a-Bush Guesthouse and Farm is the place to be! Located in the Mayan Village of San Miguel, outside of Punta Gorda, Belize, this charming guesthouse and farm is only outdone by the amazing Dutch owners Naud and Elsbeth. They welcome you on their property... More

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Burlington, Vermont
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2011

If you are looking to experience Non-touristy Belize, amazing food, accomodating/generous/warm hosts, amazing food and culture.. Then this is the place for you! We stayed at Back-a-Bush for a week and wish it could be forever. It is situated in the small village of San Miguel, a place off the beaten path for sure. You will experience the local Mayan... More

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Etten-Leur
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2011

This guesthouse offers you an ultimate opportunity to relax and realy get to knew a Mayan village and their locals. You wil have a warm welcome from the Dutch guesthouse owners Elsbeth and Naud, and al the animals who live at the farm. The dogs and cats are always aroud to play and get a hug. They love you, and... More

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San Ignacio, Belize
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2011

Last week I stayed for 2 nights at Back-a-Bush, although the rain was poring down I had a great time!! Back-a-Bush is the perfect spot to relax and chill out; enjoy the great food which all is grown and/or produced locally: so we had Nopales (cactus), Yucca, Calalou and freshly picked and roasted coffee from their own farm. The neighbors... More

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Additional Information about Back-a-Bush Guesthouse

Address: San Miguel, Belize
Location: Belize > Toledo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 2
Also Known As:
Back-a-Bush Guesthouse Belize/Toledo

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