Lamanai Outpost Lodge

Lamanai Outpost Lodge is located on a remote 28-mile long lagoon in the jungles of Belize, 70 miles from the nearest other full-service hotel. This secluded location, deep in unadulterated wilderness, allows for some truly remarkable activities and adventures. It's not surprising that guests come so far out of their way to experience Lamanai Outpost Lodge.

Those looking to keep active won't leave disappointed with this all-inclusive lodge, as they'll enjoy easy access to an excellent range of recreational possibilities. Their great watersport options will be enjoyable for the entire family.

Located on the eastern outskirts of Orange Walk District, 3.7 miles north-northeast of Lamanai, Lamanai Outpost Lodge, an all-inclusive property, is a great choice for customers who are interested in basing their vacation in this part of Belize. If you're curious, the center of Orange Walk is to the north.


Out of the twenty double thatch-roofed cabanas, only two have air conditioning. The ventilation in the cabanas, however, is excellent with a cool breeze from the lagoon and strong ceiling fans in every cabana. Most cabanas have one queen bed and one double bed, and the modern amenities include electricity, hot and cold water, and a mini bar.

Lamanai Outpost has a grand total of 17 units. Hence, it is popular with travelers who like a relatively intimate setting. This lodge has been given a two and a half star rating, for its activity and quality ratings, and more.

An overview of the in-room amenities offered by Lamanai Outpost Lodge is provided below.

  • Private Bath
  • Double Bed
  • Refrigerator
  • Terrace
  • Queen Bed

If you are looking for a particular amenity, mention this when you contact the front desk or reservation service.

Activities and Amenities

While the cabanas are good accommodations, the real reason to stay at Lamanai Outpost Lodge is for the exclusive tours and attractions. Guests can opt for their activities a la carte or they can book an all-inclusive package that include two activities per each night's stay. There are eight activities available to guests. The Jungle Dawn experience is a guided trek through the jungle as the sun rises. The Sunrise Canoe Expedition takes guests across the lagoon early in the morning with abundant wildlife including crocodiles, manatees, otters, and parrots. A trip to the Lamanai Maya Ruins offers exploration of the 700+ structures of the 3000 year old civilization. The Maya Medicine Trail provides insight into the natural remedies prepared by the indigenous people with a variety of local plants. The Sunset Cocktail Cruise is just what it sounds like, a cruise on the New River Lagoon with a personal bartender and plenty of wildlife and a stunning sunset. The Nature Walk is a walk around the reserve observing wildlife. The Spotlight Nature Safari is a nighttime boat ride to observe some of the nocturnal animals including, possibly, the endangered jaguar. Finally, Night Walks are guided walks through the jungle at night with encounters with animals like owls, frogs, howler monkeys, birds, and more. There are specialzed adventures as well that aren't included in the all-inclusive package, and they include Native Fishing, Howler Monkey Trek, Sunset Airboat Safari, Crocodile Encounter, Night Spear Fishing, and Birding Expeditions.

For general amenities at the location, check out the following list:

  • Fishing
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

If you want to know exactly what to expect upon arrival, don't hesitate to contact the location since these details tend to change. Visit this page to navigate to our in-depth discussion about the recreation and activities that Lamanai Outpost Lodge has to offer.


The open air restaurant at the Lodge offers views of the jungle and the lagoon, providing an al fresco setting for enjoying meals that are focused on local, natural fare. They offer one set menu of Belizean cuisine each day, but if you have dietary restrictions they will work to accommodate your needs.

Besides dining options on-location, guests looking for more culinary variety might also be interested in some of the area's other nearby dining choices. It's helpful to get familiar with the nearby options, even though Lamanai Outpost offers on-site dining, including Bushy's Place. For more info about dining in this part of town, click here.

Guest Services

Lamanai Outpost Lodge provides guest services, including the ones listed below, so you won't be entirely on your own during your time on property, and off.

  • Complimentary Wake-up Service
  • Porters
  • Meal Plan - FAP/Full-board
  • Tour Desk
  • Airport Shuttle


You'll encounter a good selection of attractions located near Lamanai Outpost. One of the closest attractions is Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary, a nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve.

One of the closest areas of interest to the lodge is Orange Walk. To maximize what you see and learn during your trip, take a side trip to a nearby town or two to check out just what else Belize has to offer.

To learn more about what else is in the vicinity of Lamanai Outpost Lodge, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Orange Walk District, Belize

Phone: (888) 733-7864

Fax: (501) 235-2441



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