Blackbird Caye Resort

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Blackbird Caye Resort
 

Set on two miles of private beachfront, this award-winning resort that offers guests an eco-friendly vacation at an ideal setting in which to getaway. Surrounding the property is 4,000 acres of remote jungle and many world class dive sites, making it a great destination for those who can't get enough of the area's natural beauty.

Those hoping to stay active will be kept plenty busy at this all-inclusive destination, which offers convenient access to a wide array of outdoor possibilities. Whether you're in search of activities in the ocean or on land, you'll find it all at this beach-side location.

Situated in Belize City, 4.1 miles southeast of Turneffe Cays, Blackbird Caye Resort, an all-inclusive property, is a great choice for tourists who are interested in basing their vacation in this part of the city or the surrounding area.

Accommodations

Blackbird Caye Resort

On the property at Blackbird, you'll find a collection of private cabanas set right on the ocean with all of the modern amenities that guests could hope for. These accommodations are split into five standard cabanas, five superior cabanas, three deluxe cabanas, one oceanfront suite, and one beach house. Regardless of which room is rented, guests enjoy full private bathrooms, electricity, hot water, and air conditioning. There are a number of eco-friendly programs on-site, including rainwater collection and reverse osmosis systems.

The Standard Cabanas are set on the beach and feature a private porch with hammock, ceiling fans and air conditioning and private bathrooms. Cabanas One and Two have two queen beds while Cabanas Three and Four have two double beds, and Cabana Five has one king bed.

The Superior Cabanas are also located on the beach and have a private porch with a hammock, air conditioning, private bathrooms with showers, a coffee pot, minifridge, and a sitting area. Cabanas Six and Seven have two queen beds, while Cabanas Eight, Nine, and 10 have king beds.

Deluxe Cabanas are again on the beach with private porches and hammocks. They also have a private bedroom with a king bed, ceiling fans and air conditioning, a full living room, a small dinette set with a miniature fridge and coffee pot, a large private bathroom with a shower, and an additional storage space.

The Triplex Cabana has three private rooms, air conditioning, a private bathroom in each room, and a shared porch with hammocks. Cabana 20 has one king bed and one single, and Cabanas 21 and 22 have two double beds. The Duplex Cabana is the same, but with two rooms instead of three, plus queen beds in each room.

The Oceanfront Suite is a one bedroom suite with a king bed, private bathroom, jacuzzi, air conditioning, patio and lounge chair area, plasma television and DVD player, coffee, tea, and mini bar, kitchen area and seating, microwave, refrigerator, and outdoor shower.

Finally, the Private Beach House has four bedrooms, two bathrooms, and sleeps between five and eight people. Bedroom One is the master bedroom and has a king bed. Bedrooms Two through Four have queen beds. The house consists of a fully functional kitchen, a living room with Direct TV service, a stereo, DVD player, and internet service, and there is also a full front and back patio with lounge chairs and tables, two barbecue pits, and solar lights in the sand.

Blackbird Caye Resort has just 15 rooms, which explains why we classify it as a moderately small property. Travelers who look forward to a peaceful vacation will especially enjoy the intimate feeling of this property.

This resort has received a rating of three and a half stars from Caribya! based upon public spaces, style, furnishings and ambience. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, which are more conservative than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Look below for a listing of in-room amenities offered by Blackbird Caye Resort.

  • Coffee Maker
  • Shower
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Toilet
  • Safe
  • Air Conditioned
  • Private Bath
  • Temperature Control
  • Double Bed
  • King Bed
  • Queen Bed
  • Sitting Area
  • Refrigerator
  • Terrace

Be sure to contact the property to ensure the availability of all types of amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

Activities and Recreation at Blackbird Caye Resort

The dramatic Turneffe Reef is just 100 feet from the resort, so guests interested in Blackbird Caye Diving or Blackbird Caye Snorkeling will not have very far at all to travel before reading some of the most spectacular underwater sites to be seen in the region. Bird watching and Blackbird Caye Sea Kayak are just some more exciting activities offered by the staff at the Blackbird Caye Resort. They specialize in creating individual and group retreats while also encouraging guests to explore the natural grounds that surround the property.

Visit the on-site High Tide Bar any day of the week, especially between 5 p.m. - 6 p.m. for Happy Hour and complimentary snacks. The Poolside Bar is also a great option for relaxation, offering a snack menu of chicken fingers, conch fritters, ceviche, and more.

The list below gives other general amenities at this location:

  • Kayaking
  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Multilingual
  • Gift Shop
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling

If you're looking forward to something in particular, it's suggested that you call the front desk because these details are often in flux. To view our in-depth article about the types of recreation and activities available at Blackbird Caye Resort, click here.

Food

The restaurant at Blackbird Caye faces the docks, offering a splendid views as diners sit under a palapa with the refreshing air ruffling through the room. Casual, light dining is available here through the day, then during the evening local cuisine is served.

Guests who are staying under the all-inclusive plan enjoy three full meals here. Breakfast is served buffet style from 7:00 to 8:00 a.m., lunch is from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m., and dinner gives guests a choice of two entrees beginning at 7:00 p.m. There is no other local dining.

In addition to the on-site dining options, those hoping to find extra culinary diversity should also think about some of the area's other local dining selections. It's a smart idea to get familiar with the nearby options, even though Blackbird Caye Resort offers some tempting choices of their own. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Guest Services

Also included with these accommodations are guest services -- including the ones listed below -- can help you have a smooth, stress free vacation in Belize.

  • Complimentary Breakfast
  • Airport Shuttle

Nearby

You will find a fair number of attractions located within a short distance of Blackbird Caye Resort. One of the nearest is Government House/House of Culture, a museum situated 28.2 miles from the property.

The resort is situated near Belize City, a fascinating destination for vacationers to learn about and explore Belize.

If you'd like to learn more about what else is near the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Turneffe Atoll, Belize City, Belize

Phone: (866) 909-7333

Website: http://www.blackbirdresort.com/

 

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