Birds Eye View Lodge

The Bird's Eye View takes a truly original approach to lodging accommodations. Combining a hospitable lodge with the art of birdwatching, this facility has everything that nature lovers look for in a tropical getaway. Perched directly on the shores of Crooked Tree Lagoon, this hotel puts you right in the middle of a natural paradise.

Located on the eastern edge of Orange Walk District, 6.1 miles north of Crooked Tree, Birds Eye View Lodge offers a warm welcome to guests wanting to stay in this section of Belize. From this accommodation, the center of Orange Walk is to the north.


Each of the 20 rooms available are tightly screened to prevent insects getting into the room when you choose to leave the windows open for natural cooling. Rooms offer private bathrooms with piping hot water.

Birds Eye View Lodge is a refreshingly small property featuring a total of 20 rooms. Since it's a rather intimate property, it's a nice choice for vacationers who prefer an uncrowded setting. In terms of quality, we've rated this lodge a rating of 3 stars.

Below, you'll find a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

  • Private Bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Telephone
  • Iron

If there is an amenity that is particularly important to you, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

Shying away from the predictable activities like snorkeling and diving, The Bird's Eye View offers unique options like crocodile safaris, hiking on nature trails, horseback riding and an annual cashew festival. Prepare to wake up each morning ready to explore your stunning surroundings. Even from the backyard of the lodge, guests will be able to spot elusive creatures such as Northern Jacanas, Wood Storks, Bare-necked Tiger Heron and Tropical Kingbirds - to name a few.

Also offered at the lodge:

  • Highspeed Internet

It's best to check ahead of time if you don't want any surprises upon arrival. To learn more about the types of recreation and activities offered at Birds Eye View Lodge, click here.


At The Bird's Eye View, guests will be treated to unbelievable culinary creations concocted by resident chef, Stephanie Gillett. She prepares her menus daily, and can cook vegetarian meals upon request. You will be dazzled by her fresh breakfasts, filling lunches and elaborate dinner dishes. Some of her creations include conch fritters with mustard sauce, huevos rancheros, fish balls with onions and black pepper, creamy cabbage and carrot slaw and homemade breads.

Outside of on-location dining options, guests looking to find more culinary diversity should also investigate some of the area's other local restaurant choices. It's a good idea to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, even though Birds Eye View Lodge offers on-site dining, including Bird’s Eye View Lodge Dining Room. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

Guests will find a few business amenities, which can make any trip more productive, if one must bring business along while attending this area.

  • Phone Service


Guests will find a fair number of interesting sites and attractions within a short distance of Birds Eye View Lodge. Plan a vacation outing to some of the closest attractions like Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, a nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve.

One closeby area of interest from the lodge is Orange Walk. To get even more out of your stay, take a day to travel to a neighboring city to explore the sights and sounds they have to offer.

For more about what else is near Birds Eye View Lodge, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, Orange Walk District, Belize

Phone: (501) 203-2040



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