Blackbird Oceanic Field Station

Blackbird Oceanic Field Station is an eco-lodge for tourists looking to take advantage of the plentiful hiking and snorkeling opportunities in the area. Though the accommodations can certainly be described as rustic, this is exactly what many desire on a vacation filled with adventure.

Situated in Turneffe Cays, Blackbird Oceanic Field Station happily welcomes guests who are thinking about basing their vacation in this section of Belize. It's 28.4 miles east-southeast of the center of Belize City.


Four beachfront cabanas with two bedrooms, private bathrooms, and a writing desk as well as two cabanas with twin rooms and a private bathroom make up the accommodations at Blackbird Oceanic Field Station. There are also two form rooms with housing for up to 18 on-site.

Blackbird Field Station has a grand total of 4 units, which explains why we classify it as a very small property. Guests who prefer a quiet setting over distracting details will appreciate the intimate feeling of this property. This lodge has earned a 2 star rating, considering its service, amenities, and overall quality.

Look below for a list of in-room amenities found at Blackbird Oceanic Field Station.

  • Toilet
  • Desk in Room
  • Private Bath
  • Shower
  • Terrace
  • Single Bed

Be sure to call ahead if your party will require particular amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

In addition to their room amenities, this lodge also offers a couple of other amenities.

  • Snorkeling
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

However, since these details tend to change, don't hesitate to contact the location if you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available. Visit this page to navigate to an in-depth discussion about the specific activities and recreation opportunities that Blackbird Oceanic Field Station has to offer.

Perhaps something else to consider while selecting where you'll stay is the availability of dining close by. Click here for more info on the availability of food in this area.

Guest Services

Vacationers will find a couple of business amenities, so it's a safe bet for any stay, if there's a possibility for bringing business along.

  • Desk in Room


Guests will encounter a fair number of attractions located near Blackbird Field Station. One nearby place of interest is Gales Point Wildlife Sanctuary, a nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve.

One of the nearest notable areas to the lodge is Belize City. To maximize what you see and learn during your trip, have a little side trip to a nearby town or two to see what else the country has to offer.

For the full discussion of what you'll find near Blackbird Oceanic Field Station, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Turneffe Cays, Belize

Phone: (501) 220-4256

Secondary Phone: (501) 223-3282



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