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Captain Jak's Cabanas

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Placencia Village, Placencia, Belize
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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

We did not stay at the Captain Jak's cabanas but had a perfect experience renting a golf cart from them. We were staying up the road at the Belize Ocean Club. When we checked in at BOC Captain Jak's had already delivered our golf cart. It was new and in perfect condition. Additionally, their communication while working out the transaction... More 

Thank Delane D
Stroud, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

Stayed for 9 days in late May. Our hosts Erin & Lucky were very friendly and made us feel welcom and relaxed. Our cabana was equipped with everything we needed and was just a few steps from the lagoon jetty. The tropical garden was a lovely setting and busy with humming birds, squirrels and iguana to mention a few. Ceiling... More 

Thank Si E
Ottawa, Canada
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67 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2016

My husband and I spent two weeks there in Feb. and thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. It had the right "easy going" vibe for us and was so central to everything - bars, cafes, groceries etc. The staff was friendly and helpful, as others have mentioned the gardens are nice and of course there is the resident parrot to talk to each... More 

Thank Fishingforinfo
Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016

We've been gone a little more than a week but our hearts are still in Placencia. We've been telling everyone at home what a wonderful time we had, but it's really you and your team we should be telling. Captain Jak's really was a perfect spot for us. We loved the cabanas and the cottage - well-equipped, comfortable and not... More 

Thank jayrancourt
Carrollton, Virginia
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24 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here our first two nights in Belize, and Lucky and Ivy made sure we made the most of it. They arranged our unforgettable Monkey River tour with Percy, King of the Howler Monkeys; recommended Di Thatch and Barefoot Bar for good eats; had an immaculate well-appointed kitchen for the night we decided to cook; we really need to thank... More 

Thank Cassandra T
Boulder, Colorado
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

You never know what to expect when blindly booking on the internet (no offence trip advisor) but we are delighted. The cabins are all teak wood right on the lagoon. So nice to have a complete kitchen. The tropical garden grounds are meticulously maintained by the charming Louis. Quiet and clean . Glorious!

Thank 926jim
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2016

Captain Jacks was a great place for a quiet, beautiful weeks vacation in Placencia. Our cabana for 2 was one room. full kitchen for eating in with a great front porch. We had a waterfront cabana next to the channel so the deck chairs, hammock and deck was 15 feet away at most. We experienced all the waterway traffic and... More 

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Santa Cruz, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016

Captain Jak's hands down has the best bicycle beach cruisers for rent. The bikes are new, all have baskets, comfortable seat, locks and we also got lights to attach to the bikes for riding at night. Captain Jak is super friendly and will work with you as far as a 'deal". In his own words, "I'm not going to nickle... More 

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Lincoln Park, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

We rented two cruiser bikes while in Placencia. The bikes were simple and in decent shape, though mine had a low front tire which made it a little difficult to pedal. We got a lock as well in case we stopped somewhere. They have golf carts as well, but we chose to get some exercise while exploring. Keep this place... More 

Thank Joshua K
Punta Negra
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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2016

We get to Placencia fairly regularly and typically stay close to the beach but decided to mix it up this last trip and booked a cabana at Capt. Jacks. Short story - the cabanas are super cute, comfy, clean, have everything you would want and are in a very pretty manicured garden. This is a hidden gem right in the... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Choose from one of the tropical garden private cabanas, two-story cottages, and/or private villa. Captain Jak’s offers accommodations for the back packing adventurer, couples, families, and/or small and large groups. Captain Jak’s is a hidden oasis, while still being located only steps away from the village and the Caribbean sea. Captain Jak's has its own private marina which allows you to leave from your door step for diving, sailing, fishing, Caye hopping, kayaking, or snorkeling. Zip lining, Mayan Ruins and cave tubing aren’t far away either. The owners of villa resort live on the property and they are some of the best hosts you will find in Belize. Make sure to ask them about their sailing trips. There is nothing like sailing with Lucky and Erin on the warm Caribbean Sea, anchoring at sunset and BBQing the fresh catch of the day while drinking their famous rum punch.You must experience Captain Jak’s. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Captain Jak's Cabanas

Address: Placencia Village, Placencia, Belize
Location: Belize > Stann Creek > Placencia
Price Range: $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As:
Captain Jak`s Cabanas Hotel Placencia
Captain Jaks Cabanas Placencia
Captain Jak's Cabanas Belize/Placencia
Hotel Style:
#7 Top resorts Hotel in Placencia
#9 Romantic Hotel in Placencia
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