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Lower Dover

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Reviewed December 17, 2014

Lower Dover really is an incredible site and a great place to base yourself for sites surrounding San Ignacio. We stayed in the Red Cabana though basic (it's an eco-lodge) it had everything needed for a comfortable six night stay. The home cooked food was...More

1  Thank SatrickPay
Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

Rooms were comfortable and rustic - well protected to keep out mosquitos. Hosts were extremely friendly and helpful in sorting out transport and tours for a good price. The hibiscus wine made onsite was delicious and well worth a try! Walking tours around the Mayan...More

1  Thank Lee D
Reviewed November 18, 2014

I couldn't select May 2013, which is when we traveled. My friends and I found ourselves looking for a place to stay last minute, and stumbled across Lower Dover in a travel book. Our hostess was incredibly accommodating, and took us our exploring the ruins...More

Thank Ellesbelles85
Reviewed October 25, 2014

This really is a lodge and a field station. Our cabana was private and more comfortable than expected, with warm water showers and pretty colors. We enjoyed the communal meals with good food and site-made wine. Walking the rain forest trails by ourselves was delightful....More

3  Thank lisasanter
Reviewed October 10, 2014

Excellent stay. Great host with well made healthy home food. Main attractions: the land itself is archeological treasure with a lot to discover. The dogs are excellent guides and are very cute/well trained. Great location for ATM caves and other excursion. Only downsides: very hot....More

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Brenda R
November 4, 2017|
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Response from madreynolds | Property representative |
The entrance road to the ATM Cave is in the village of Teakettle, about 15 mintues away from Lower Dover. Add another 15-20 minutes of dirt road and you arrive in the parking lot. The cave is another 20 minute hike from... More
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TommyRules
February 12, 2017|
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Firstly, no entrance fee into Belize Taxi to BENQUE bus terminal (approx 4usd) Tell conductor you are going to Lower Dover in UNITEDVILLE and want to get dropped off at the Lower Dover highway sign next to the hardware... More
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Kelsey C
June 1, 2016|
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$110usd CASH paid directly to the tour guide. Lower Dover can help make the connection with the guide. Day 1: ATM Cave, Day 2: take a public bus to the Maya ruins of Xunantunich & Cahal Pech / see Iguana Project / eat... More
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"Get your own cabana if you can (assuming they aren't sold out!)."
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"You want an authentic rain forest experience in the heart of Mayan country? You Got It!"
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"Best location to go out to explore San Ignacio, Guatemali, Belize zoo,"
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"Plan time to explore the grounds"
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