Black Orchid Resort

Black Orchid Resort

Delicately perched along the banks of the Belize Old River, the Black Orchid Resort is a quaint facility with hospitable staff and dazzling scenery. The resort includes guest rooms, an on-site restaurant, long, gift shop and pool area. For a relaxing afternoon, stake a claim on one of the hammocks resting beneath palm trees, or steal away to the pool area to make a splash with a cocktail in hand.

For a more thrilling day, head towards the river for kayaking, canoeing, paddle boating and more. This is an ideal location for nature lovers looking to spot exotic creatures like howler monkeys and enormous iguanas.

With quality facilities, Black Orchid Resort is a nice fit for visitors looking to do some swimming. Taking a breather by the pool is just the thing after an afternoon out 'n' about.

Located in Northern Belize, Black Orchid Resort offers a warm welcome to travelers who are thinking about basing their vacation in this part of Belize. It's 14.8 miles west-northwest of the center of Belize City.


Black Orchid Cabin

The Black Orchid Cabin offers guests the privacy they want during their vacation. Two bedrooms, one bathroom, a kitchen, and a living room area make this cabin your Belizean home away from home.

Black Orchid Villa

The Black Orchid Villa is a full three bedroom, two bathroom house with a fully furnished kitchen, dining room, and living area. The villa is located on the owner's private property, which is across the street from the resort.

Courtyard Rooms

There are eight courtyard rooms that offer views of the courtyard. One of the rooms is handicap accessible.

Jaguar House

Across the street from the resort, located on the owner's very own private property is Jaguar House. Jaguar House is a two bedroom, one bedroom cottage with a full kitchen, living room, and screened patio. Air conditioning is not available at Jaguar House.

River View Room

There are eight River View Rooms split four and four between the Allison Building and the Clarisabel Building. Guests can choose between one king-sized bed, one queen and two twin-sized beds, or two queen-sized beds. River View Rooms require a two-night minimum stay.

Black Orchid Resort is a relatively small option with 24 total rooms. Since it is a rather intimate property, it is popular with guests who like a less commercialized setting. With respect to overall quality, we've awarded this resort a rating of 3 stars.

Below, you'll find a list of amenities in-room available at this location.

  • Television
  • Telephone

If you have an important amenity in mind, you can contact the resort by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

Activities and Amenities

The following list identifies some other amenities:

  • Gift Shop
  • Highspeed Internet

If you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available, it's suggested that you call the front desk since the specifics tend to change. Visit this page to go to our in-depth article about the kinds of activities offered at Black Orchid Resort.


The on-site restaurant at the Black Orchid Resort is renowned as being one of the best dining options around. With an expansive menu feature both international and local dishes, everyone will be able to choose a meal that will tickle their taste buds. Dine inside and enjoy the refreshing atmosphere, or head outdoors to feast under a screened-in patio near the pool.

In addition to the dining options on-location, guests hoping to find extra culinary diversity might also want to consider some of the region's other local dining establishments. It's a good idea to learn which choices are available nearby, though Black Orchid Resort does have dining of its own, including Black Orchid. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.


There are lots of interesting sites and attractions close to Black Orchid Resort. One of the closest attractions is Gran's Farm, a botanical garden.

One closeby area of interest from the resort is Belize City. To experience as much of this region as possible, have a little side trip to a nearby town to check out just what else Belize has to offer.

For our in-depth discussion on other destinations and attractions near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: 2 Dawson Lane, Northern Belize, Belize

Phone: (501) 225-9158



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