La Milpa Field Station

You won't find a property more eco-friendly thank this one. This field station uses eco-tourism as a way to support the local environment, rather than a way to make money because of it. Guests are invited to stay at this rustic field station and learn about local nature and culture while they do.

Set in the heart of Orange Walk District, 10.0 miles west-southwest of La Union, La Milpa Field Station happily welcomes travelers who are thinking about staying in this section of Belize. It's 33.9 miles west-southwest of the center of Orange Walk.


Lodging options are either private cabanas or a bed in the dormitory. The cabanas are thatched with botan palms and have two double beds in the main room as well as a third double bed in the loft. The dorm, meanwhile has six rooms each equipped with four bunk beds and a fifth double bed in a loft.

With respect to overall quality, we've given this lodge a rating of two and a half stars.

A listing of the guest room amenities offered by La Milpa Field Station include:

  • Double Bed
  • Single Bed
  • Non-Smoking Rooms

Call the property to confirm the availability of their amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

There are eight trails to explore, and guides available to take you on a tour. Daily birding walks are available twice a day, and those who stay for several nights are treated to a night safari.

To view other general amenties at this location, check the following list:

  • Gift Shop
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

However, since these details tend to change, it's always best to call with questions if you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival. To learn more info about the activities available at La Milpa Field Station, click here.


Guests are treated to free meals in the dining room as part of their stay. Meals are served buffet style and feature traditional Belizean and North American cuisine. Dining times are 7:30 a.m. for breakfast noon for lunch, and 6:00 p.m. for dinner in the summer, but 6:30 p.m. in the summer.

In addition to the dining options on-site, guests hoping for further culinary variety may also be interested in the area's other local dining selections. It might save you time to learn about the nearby restaurants, even though La Milpa has dining on-site. To find out more about dining in this area, click here.

Guest Services

Guest services at this property, including the one named below, may help you get the most out of your time here.

  • Security


Guests will encounter a fair number of interesting sites and attractions near La Milpa. The nearest includes Rio Bravo Conservation and Management, a nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve.

The lodge is in the vicinity of Orange Walk, a fascinating location for vacationers to learn about and explore Belize.

If you're still curious about what's in the area of La Milpa Field Station, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Orange Walk District, Belize

Phone: (501) 227-5616



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