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.

Active guests should find exactly what they're looking for at Back-a-Bush Guesthouse, which provides a diverse range of outdoor activities. Horseback Riding can be really enjoyable, but if that isn't your cup of tea, know that most everyone should find an activity that suits them.

Situated in Toledo District, north-northwest of Dump, Back-a-Bush Guesthouse happily welcomes guests who want to stay in this area of Belize. It's northwest of the center of Punta Gorda.


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 a total of just 3 units, so it's no mystery that we classify it as a very small property. Travelers who look forward to a peaceful vacation will really enjoy the personal touch at these accommodations. Upon reviewing its overall quality, we've rated this guest house a one and a half star rating.

An overview of the in-room features and amenities awaiting visitors at Back-a-Bush Guesthouse include:

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

Call the guest house if you're counting on their amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

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 following list identifies some other amenities on-site:

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

However, since these details tend to change, it's suggested that you call the front desk to be sure everything you're expecting is available. To navigate to a comprehensive description about the kinds of recreational opportunities that Back-a-Bush Guesthouse offers, click here.


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.

Outside of the on-location dining options, vacationers hoping to find extra culinary variety may also want to think about some of the region's other nearby restaurants. It's a smart idea to find out which nearby restaurants are worth visiting, even though Back-a-Bush Guesthouse has on-site dining. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.


You will find lots of interesting sites and attractions near Back-a-Bush Guesthouse. The nearest includes Nim Li Punit, a historical site.

One closeby area of interest from the guest house is Punta Gorda. When you seek to broaden your horizons, take a day trip to a town within driving distance and perhaps some famous points of interest.

If you'd like to learn more about what you'll find near Back-a-Bush Guesthouse, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Toledo District, Belize

Phone: (501) 631-1731



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