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Black Rock Lodge

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Reviewed June 6, 2016

There aren't enough superlatives to describe how incredibly awesome this place is. Everything is top notch, from the facilities to the on-site activities to the food and most of all the people, who were a pleasure and who all worked very hard to ensure a...More

3  Thank The_Dave73
Reviewed June 5, 2016

We just arrived home from 7 days at Black Rock Lodge. This trip was the perfect mix of relaxation and adventure in one trip. We stayed in the river front suite which was plenty of space for my family. My husband and I came with...More

7  Thank KristyBeall
Reviewed May 26, 2016

You can't fault the location and surroundings here. Our cabin overlooked the river, and one afternoon we had a howler monkey and her baby in a tree outside the cabin that were able to just lay in our hammocks and watch. How cool is that?...More

1  Thank Casterbridge
Reviewed May 24, 2016 via mobile

I stayed 3 nights here having been travelling in Guatemala and wanted to do as much birding as possible. I bumped into the manager by chance round the back of the office (no area is off limit to birders!) and she arranged for me to...More

1  Thank AHZambia
Reviewed May 20, 2016

I loved it at this eco lodge!! We travelled by car to Black Rock. The directions were easy to follow, good signage along the road. The location was so beautiful. Great staff. Our cabins were so pretty and comfortable. Everything was thought of including a...More

1  Thank shannonhulley
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Travelers' Choice2018 Winner
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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Free Internet
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Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
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Multilingual Staff
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Restaurant
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Outdoor pool
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$75 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
$75 - $210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Crazy P
April 1, 2018|
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Response from naturetrav | Reviewed this property |
As a birder, my favorite thing was the diversity of habitat and access to good bird habitat. It has a unique location on the Macal River, both lower and higher elevations, and proximity to other habitats such as Mountain... More
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Crazy P
March 31, 2018|
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Response from mangojenny | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you hear the birds & howler monkeys from your room & throughout the property. No mini fridges. Each room has at least one hammock. No jacuzzi or private pool, there is one pool for the property & of course the lovely... More
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February 18, 2018|
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Response from tcj3000 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in a cabin closer to the waterfalls end of the property (#12, I believe) that would have accommodated four people max. Agree that you can’t go wrong, but can confirm that we barely heard howler monkeys over the... More
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"Riverfront cabins are quiet and well away from the main building with lovely views of the river and..."
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"all the villas seemed pretty nice from the outside"
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"Two cabins had views of the cliffs above the river and more howler monkey noises. One had a view of the..."
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"The riverfront suite was what we had and was really well done."
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