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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Immense. We were so lucky to have the place to ourselves but could not have asked for a better venue. If you want a truly rustic experience with the wildlife & location as the focus of your trip, this is the place! The staff were excellent, welcoming and helpful, especially our daily guide Mike. You could not get a better...

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Dallas, Texas, United States
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our travel agency, Adventure Life, booked our stay at Pook's Hill and we enjoyed it immensely. It's quite unique with its secluded location and incredible jungle surroundings. We saw monkeys swinging from trees from the "hotel lobby". The setting is also quite intimate with family style eating and an incredibly friendly staff that will make you feel at home. From...

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Tallahassee, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pook's Hill was recommended from our tour operator Adventures Life. The property and accommodations did not disappoint. The location is perfect if you plan on visiting the ATM cave as it allows you to get there early and enjoy the park and cave before the crowds arrive. The staff was very friendly and we got to know many of them...

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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family recently spent 4 wonderful days at Pook's Hill Lodge The entire staff was incredibly welcoming and helpful. The accommodations are rustic but very comfortable. We loved hanging out at the lodge, sharing experiences with staff and other guests. The food, which is served family style, was delicious. Pook's arranged all of our rainforest area excursions, providing transportation and...

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Reviewed November 19, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were thoroughly enchanted with our experience at Pook's Hill. The staff were friendly and helpful and the cabanas were a bit primitive but comfortable. And oh so cute! The lodge runs entirely on solar power so full electricity is limited to a couple of hours each morning and evening. The cabanas are equipped with battery powered...

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Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

Our family of 6 had a fantastic experience... we wouldn't have changed a thing. The location is remote, but gorgeous. We loved our cabanas and all the sights and sounds of the jungle. We spent many hours relaxing and playing games in the central lodge. We enjoyed exploring the onsite Mayan ruins and searching for tarantulas in the evening. The...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed October 8, 2016

My partner and I recently spent 4 nights at Pook's Hill Lodge. The staff was extremely friendly and greeted us as we arrived. It was off-season so we almost had the place to ourselves. At first, it seemed the lodge was out of the way, but once we started doing some of the various jungle activities (zip lining, cave tubing,...

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Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

I stayed for 3 nights in September. Pooks Hill was a beautiful, relaxing and friendly place to stay. As it was the low season i was the only person there but the staff, manager and owner Ray were so friendly and helpful that it really made my stay. The lodge is off the beaten track in its own jungle paradise....

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New York
Reviewed September 29, 2016

When you drive into Pook's hill Lodge you really feel like you are off the beaten track. However, upon arriving and settling in you really feel at home. It is a great place to unwind, and relax. We hiked quite a bit in and around the Lodge, and we loved Mike. He was very knowledgeable about the Lodge and all...

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Prescott, Arizona
Reviewed August 24, 2016

My husband and I stayed at Pook's Hill for two nights. Although there is no air conditioning, we were quite comfortable with the fans provided. The service and tours offered are top notch and the family eating style is a fun way to get to know the other guests and the owners. I was awed by the different types of...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Pook’s Hill is a small eco-lodge situated within the primary rainforest of Western Belize. It borders a 7000 acre reserve and the Roaring River, and is only 4 miles from the ATM cave. Eleven thatch cabanas surround an ancient Maya site and look out over the jungle canopy. Each has a private bathroom with hot water and 24 hour electricity. Pook’s Tours offers a full range of day tours to attractions in Western Belize as well as transportation services to or from any destination in Belize and Tikal in Guatemala (it is a two hour drive from Belize City). Pook’s Hill provides visitors with truly unique jungle experiences in a breathtaking natural setting and is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the treasures of Western Belize. All management and operations at Pook’s Hill are carried out according to sustainable business practices. ... more   less 

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Address: PO Box 14, Belmopan, Belize
Location: Belize > Cayo > Belmopan
Price Range: $233 - $239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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Also Known As:
Pook`s Hill Hotel Belmopan
Pooks Hill Hotel
Pooks Hill Cayo
Pook's Hill Lodge Belize/Belmopan
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“Huts 1 & 2 have a nice view of the jungle and are close to the lounge, office and dining facilities. We would select these rooms again.”
 of 5 bubbles 531jeffg, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“if you want to be connected, this is not your place. But, to step out of time and just "be" you can't find a better place.”
 of 5 bubbles rb6325, May 22, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are the same”
 of 5 bubbles P_n_R_Herts, May 2, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for Kinkajou cottage”
 of 5 bubbles joneo, Apr 20, 2016 | Read review
“the lower level rooms are easier to get to and have better access to the dinning area.”
 of 5 bubbles DudefrmAK, Feb 25, 2016 | Read review
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