Back-a-Bush Guesthouse

A guesthouse set on 11 acres of organic farm, this property is one of the few budget friendly accommodations along the Rio Grande. Guests enjoy a space set apart from the busier parts of the town, with a farm, the river, and a jungle within walking distance of their room.

Guests looking to stay active will have a blast at Back-a-Bush Guesthouse, as they'll encounter an ever-expanding array of recreational options. Horseback Riding might be a good option, though if that doesn't interest you, know that nearly visitors will find an activity to their taste.

Positioned in Toledo District, north-northwest of Dump, Back-a-Bush Guesthouse welcomes vacationers who are interested in staying in this area of Belize. From this accommodation, the center of Punta Gorda is to the southeast.


Inside the guesthouse is one single room and one double room. There is also a cabin, with a queen and two single beds, private bathroom and private porch with hammock. It is set to the back for ultimate privacy.

Back-a-Bush Guesthouse has just 3 units, so it's no mystery that it is a really small option. Travelers who prefer personalized service over an abundance of space will appreciate the calm atmosphere at this compact property. This guest house has received a rating of one and a half stars, when considering its overall quality, style, and more.

Look below for a listing of in-room amenities offered by Back-a-Bush Guesthouse.

  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Double Bed
  • Twin Bed
  • Single Bed

If you desire a certain amenity for your stay, you can contact the guest house by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

Activities and Amenities

The guesthouse is situated on a working organic farm on the river. It grows coffee and cacao and many fruits vegetables timber spices and medicinal plants. Also, you will find plenty of animals, the guesthouse-farm is also home to cats, dogs, chickens, ducks, horses, and countless birds and butterflies.

As you might be able to guess, life at Back-a-Bush is lived outside, making it a great place for adventurous tourists looking to explore the traditional village and Maya ruins. Also make sure to look into taking a guided tour through the jungle on nature trails and kayaks. Many other active options are nearby.

The list below shows other general amenties at this location:

  • Outdoor Parking
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Kayaking
  • Horseback Riding
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Wi Fi Internet Access

However, it's suggested that you call the front desk if you're interested in something in particular. Visit this page to navigate to our complete description about the specific recreational opportunities that Back-a-Bush Guesthouse offers.


Meals at the guesthouse are served family style on a long table, utilizing as many fresh and local resources as possible to create the menu. The food qualifies as fusion, pulling from a variety of cultures to create dishes that everyone will enjoy.

In addition to what is available on-site, those hoping to find more culinary diversity might also check out the area's other nearby dining establishments. It can be helpful to check out the nearby restaurant options, though Back-a-Bush Guesthouse provides dining on-site. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.


You'll encounter numerous attractions within a short distance of Back-a-Bush Guesthouse. One of the attractions include Nim Li Punit, a historical site.

The guest house is located in the vicinity of Punta Gorda, a beautiful spot for travelers to stop over.

To learn more about what else is near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Toledo District, Belize

Phone: (501) 631-1731



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