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Joliet, Illinois
Reviewed January 14, 2017

My fishing partner and I have been going to this location for over 10 years twice a year and have seen it evolve from a fishing camp to a lodge. If you're looking to catch permit, tarpon and bones this is the place to go......right on the best fishery in the world ... good food, clean and spacious rooms, WiFi,...

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Kevin M, Owner at Tarpon Caye Belize, responded to this review

Thanks Jake! We love having you and Donald at the Lodge,,somebody has to keep Charlie on his toes!

Reviewed December 21, 2016 via mobile

I cannot say enough about our excellent experience at Tarpon Caye. This is a no nonsense fish camp that puts fishing first, but I honestly can't think of what more you would want in a Belize fishing vacation. The cabanas are clean and nicely furnished. Beds are extremely comfortable. Everything you need and nothing that you dont. The food ...oh...

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We appreciate your support of Tarpon Caye. Please come back soon!

Portsmouth, New Hampshire
Reviewed November 12, 2016

Went the first week in November for 6 days ----- what a fantastic and magical place --located about 8 miles off the coast of Placencia Belize on a beautiful Key. The small cabanas you stay in are located over the water with spectacular views looking east toward the barrier reef. They do have kayaks available and will set them up...

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Thanks Peter! It was great having you a Bill join us for a week. I want to book some striper fishing with you in 2017 if you have any slots open.

Saint Louis, Missouri
Reviewed July 4, 2016

Tarpon Caye was the best fishing experience of my life I will be coming back this December and for the rest of my life. I am 13 and I caught my first tarpon there thanks to Mr. Leslie and our assistant Carlos. Mr. Leslie is the most knowledgeable fly fishermen I've ever met. I came to Tarpon Caye with a...

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McLean, Virginia, United States
Reviewed April 20, 2015

This was my first visit to Tarpon Caye and my first ever attempt to land a Permit on a fly rod. With the expert help of Charlie Sr. and Charlie III, I had many opportunities to cast to tailing permit. I hooked one day 4 of our five day trip but he broke off!! I was beginning to think I...

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Edinboro, Pennsylvania
Reviewed March 30, 2015

This was my second visit to Tarpon Caye from March 22-28th,and it did not dissapoint. Charlie Sr. and his staff of guides and are exceptional at what they do, which is to put you on fish. We had a group of 8 fishermen, 7 out of 8 of us at least hooked permit, not bad. The tarpon fishing was slow...

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Parksville, Canada
Reviewed May 8, 2014

Just back from Tarpon Caye Resort…actually spent 14 some days on the island. - First and foremost this is a fishing camp…Fishing is the number one focus of Tarpon Caye…maybe a day or two relaxing would be fine but amenities are certainly not “resort” like. This might change but for now fish, fish, fish. Permit are the major target. You...

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Tipton, PA
Reviewed May 5, 2014

I organized and hosted a group of 8 anglers for a 4 night/3 day trip to Tarpon Caye in March. This trip was everything we expected it to be. Tarpon Caye did a great job ushering our group through airplane tranfers in Belize City and Placencia. The staff was very friendly and helpful, which is important when they were the...

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Point Reyes Station, California
Reviewed April 3, 2014

Stayed a week at tarpon caye -march 21 to 28 2014 . We cannot say enough about how well it worked for us. Stayed in the new cabin and it was great.The staff took care of us like family with the meals a highlite-always really good. It is a very friendly place where you get to know everyone working on...

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Harrison, Maine
Reviewed March 10, 2014

Had a great 3 days at the caye. Swam, lounged, had great meals prepared by the local chef and assistant chef. Reasonable price. Coming back next year. It was easy getting there from Placencia. Cab pick up and 1 hour boat ride out. Tarpon Caye is marketed as a fly fishing destination, but even if you don't fish-like me- it's...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tarpon Caye Belize Fishing Lodge offers all inclusive Belize vacation packages designed for guided saltwater fly fishing charters and multiday package saltwater fly fishing charters. With decades of salt water fly fishing experience; your fishing adventure is our number one priority. Belize Fly Fishing Species: permit, tarpon, bonefish. Belize Spin Fishing species: Barracuda, four to five species of Jacks, Yellow Tail Snapper, Mutton Snapper, King Mackerel, Spanish Mackerel, Black Fin Tuna, Yellow Jacks, Wahoos. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tarpon Caye Belize

Address: Leslie Street, Placencia, Belize
Location: Belize > Stann Creek > Placencia
Price Range: $40 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Tarpon Caye Belize Placencia
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