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Ex-Servicemen Rd. | PO Box 148, Punta Gorda, Belize
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Hickatee Cottages
Ranked #1 of 18 Punta Gorda B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 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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Mission Viejo, California
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66 reviews 66 reviews
5 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here one night while visiting Punta Gorda and the Ixcacao Chocolate Factory. The rooms are very clean and the screens are top notch to keep the critters out of your room. The place runs on batteries and solar, so no AC, no TV, and no distractions to the beautiful surroundings. Except that they provide free wifi, however they... More

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Green Cove Springs, FL
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent two wonderful nights at Hickatee, where the morning coffee and complimentary breakfasts were a delight, as was the cooked breakfast we had one morning and the dinners. Both Kate and Ian made us feel at home, and never rushed when answering one of our many questions about their lodge, or the PG area in general.... More

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Leeds
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed at Hickatee last weekend and it was a great experience. Thank you Ian and Kate for you hospitality! You have such a beautiful place and it was great to be in the middle of the jungle, lying in bed in my little cottage and hearing the Howler Monkeys in the distance. What other place can offer that?

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Washington, DC
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Ian and Kate are wonderful! The main building and cottages are so well-done, but the main attraction is the hiking trails they have on the property. You're right in the jungle! I'll never forget the sound of the howler monkeys. Really amazing.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

What a wonderful place! We were at Hickatee for three nights, having stayed in other parts of Belize and it was the very best accommodation we had experienced, and we had stayed in some nice places! It is a small (6 rooms), but a very special place to stay. The bungalows are well spaced out in the beautifully landscaped area... More

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Richmond, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We really cannot praise Hickatee highly enough. The cottages themselves are lovely inside and out, and the grounds — cultivated spaces at the core, untamed jungle beyond — are beautiful and bursting with plant, animal, and, yes, insect life. The food, too, is fantastic — freshly baked bread and muffins for breakfast; coffee brought to your doorstep in the morning.... What makes... More

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Vestal, New York
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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My husband and I spent our honeymoon at Hickatee Cottages. Not knowing what to expect during our week-long stay, we were blown away by the entire experience. As the co-owner Kate so aptly put it, "we don't have tourists here, we have visitors". You will get to experience life in Punta Gorda using the beautiful Hickatee Cottages as your home... More

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Conklin, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We stayed at Hickatee for 4 nights and really enjoyed the beautiful setting. We had the place nearly to ourselves due to traveling in low season. We were serenaded every day by the howler monkeys which reside around the resort. Ian and Kate, the owners, were very accommodating of all our requests, found us wonderful tour guides to tour the... More

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Caye Corker, Belize, Belize
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Back again after a year, this time dragging along my husband, because 'you just HAVE to experience this place!'. Yep. He agreed. Magical. The trails make you feel like a big tough jungle conqueror - without actually getting you lost, scratched or bitten! The naturally gardenia-scented plunge pool is more relaxing than a swedish massage, the cottage was roomy and... More

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London
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Hickatee is slightly distant from the town but there is so much to do there that we would have been more than happy to stay there for several days. It is an absolutely beautiful setting in the jungle, with immaculate wooden chalets set apart from each other; with a little plunge pool in the centre. Everywhere is spotlessly clean and... More

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Additional Information about Hickatee Cottages

Address: Ex-Servicemen Rd. | PO Box 148, Punta Gorda, Belize
Location: Belize > Toledo > Punta Gorda
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
Hickatee Cottages Hotel Punta Gorda
Hickatee Cottages Belize/Punta Gorda

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