Blackbird Caye Resort

Photo Credit: Blackbird Caye Resort

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.

Active guests will be kept plenty busy at this all-inclusive destination, which provides a diverse range of recreational options. Whether you're searching for action on the water or on land, you should find what you're looking at this coastal destination.

Positioned in 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 Belize. If you're curious, the center of Belize City is 28 and a half miles (45 and a half kilometers) to the west-northwest.

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 units, which explains why we classify it as a moderately small property. Hence, it is popular with vacationers who prefer a less commercialized atmosphere. This resort has earned a three and a half star rating, considering its features on-site, amenities, and more.

Below, you can see a list of in-room amenities found at Blackbird Caye Resort.

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

If a particular amenity is important to you, you can contact the resort by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

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 snorkeling and diving 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 kayaking are two more 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.

To see general activities and amenities available to guests, take a look at the following list:

  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Kayaking
  • Gift Shop
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

Because these details can sometimes change, it's always best to call with questions if you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available. To navigate to an in-depth description about the kinds of recreational opportunities 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.

Outside of what is available on-site, vacationers looking to find more culinary variety might also consider some of the other local eateries. It's helpful to get familiar with the nearby options, though Blackbird Caye Resort provides some tempting choices of their own. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Nearby

You'll encounter a good selection of attractions located within a short distance of Blackbird Caye Resort. One nearby place of interest is Gales Point Wildlife Sanctuary, a nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve.

One of the closest areas to the resort is Belize City. When you seek to broaden your horizons, take a day trip to a noteable nearby town to gain some perspective on the country.

To see more about what else is in the vicinity of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Turneffe Cays, Belize

Phone: (866) 909-7333

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

 

Help us improve! We welcome your corrections and suggestions.