Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary

Nestled onto the grounds of the world's first jaguar preserve is a collection of rustic cabins and spaces for visitors who have the desire to pitch a tent and spend a few days roughing it. Those who stay here have easy access to the trails that wind throughout the preserve.

Positioned in Stann Creek District, west of Hopkins, Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary welcomes travelers who are interested in basing their vacation in this section of Belize. It is northwest of the center of Placencia.


Cockscomb Basin has just 8 units, so it's no mystery that we classify it as a very small property. Visitors who shy away from large crowds will appreciate the intimate feeling of this location. For its overall merit, we've rated this lodge a one and a half star rating.

An overview of the in-room amenities offered by Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary include:

  • Double Bed
  • Private Bath
  • Toilet
  • Shower
  • Twin Bed

If there is an amenity that is particularly important to you, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

Besides in-room amenities, this lodge also has a few other amenities.

  • Tubing
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

Since the specifics tend to change, it's always best to call with questions if you want to be certain the hotel has exactly what you expect. Visit this page to view a comprehensive discussion about the types of activities and recreation opportunities available at Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary.

The availability of nearby restaurants is important to consider when picking accommodations in Belize. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.


You will find a good selection of attractions located within a short distance of Cockscomb Basin. Some of these attractions include Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary and Gales Point Wildlife Sanctuary.

The lodge is in the vicinity of Placencia, a nice location for sightseers to learn about and explore Belize.

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

Contact Info

Location: Stann Creek District, Belize

Phone: (501) 223-5004

Secondary Phone: (501) 223-4987



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