The Lodge At Big Falls

The Lodge At Big Falls

An intimate family-operated retreat nestled away in the jungles of southern Belize, this natural lodge was voted "Best Small Hotel of the Year" by guests, tour operators, and travel agents in June of 2010. Active travelers and nature lovers will appreciate resting in their comfortable cottage-style cabanas after a day of exploring the remarkable environment that surrounds the lodge.

Active guests won't leave disappointed with this all-inclusive lodge, as they'll have convenient access to an ever-expanding array of outdoor options. Regardless of whether you're looking for action in the ocean or on land, you'll find it all here. If you are organizing a sizable get-together, or if you're traveling with a group, this group-friendly property can make the organizing process a bit less of a hassle.

Positioned near the middle of Toledo District, The Lodge At Big Falls, an all-inclusive complex, is a great choice for vacationers who are thinking about lodging in this area of Belize. If you're wondering, the center of Punta Gorda is to the south-southeast.


The lodge features a handful of cottage-style thatched and hardwood cabanas that are equipped with homelike amenities: a full bathroom with hot and cold water, beautiful handmade furniture, hammocks, gorgeous tile floors, and a spacious veranda offering spectacular views of the jungle. Hardwood cabanas even have kitchenettes.

Lodge At Big Falls has a grand total of 9 units, which makes it a really small property. Guests who prefer a quiet setting over distracting details will appreciate the simple ambiance at this small property. For its overall merit, we've rated this lodge a rating of 3 stars.

Below, you'll find a list of in-room amenities found at The Lodge At Big Falls.

  • Private Bath
  • Kitchenette
  • Safe
  • Shower
  • Refrigerator
  • Smoke Detectors
  • Queen Bed
  • Terrace

Check with the property to ensure the availability of specific amenities, since some elements can vary by room.

Activities and Amenities

The Lodge at Big Falls provides guests with an extensive array of amenities and services that are geared toward making their stay both exciting and educational. The resource center at the resort has an impressive selection of books about the flora, fauna, and history of the area.

Daily activities include lounging by the pool, table tennis, badminton, river tubing, kayaking, mountain biking, and participating in a book exchange. They also offer cultural and natural tours of the area, which will take you through the Living Maya Experience, teach you about Garifuna drumming, take you hiking through a nature reserve, snorkeling in a marine reserve, and so much more.

From badminton to table tennis, the Lodge at Big Falls offers activities and amenities that can be enjoyed by all members of the family. Click here for more information.

The list below displays some other amenities at this property:

  • Live Entertainment
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Kayaking
  • Gift Shop
  • Bicycling
  • Parking
  • Tubing
  • Wi Fi Internet Access

However, it's suggested that you call the front desk if you're interested in something in particular. To learn more info about the kinds of recreational opportunities offered at The Lodge At Big Falls, click here.


The highly atmospheric thatch-roofed restaurant at the Lodge at Big Falls serves a wide selection of tasty vittles like stewed chicken, fresh fruit, freshly baked bread, and a range of local specialties and international favorites. The strive to provide nutritious and well-balanced meals featuring locally grown and organic products as well as as many home baked goods as possible. Their menu draws from around the world, with a range of local, Middle Eastern, Asian, and Mediterranean offerings available.

If you have a special diet, just let them know. They offer vegetarian, vegan, and kashrut menus plus gluten free offerings.

In addition to the dining options on-location, travelers looking for further culinary variety might also want to think about the area's other local mealtime choices. It can be helpful to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, even though Lodge At Big Falls does have dining on-site. Click here for more info on the availability of food in this area.

Guest Services

The Lodge At Big Falls provides guest services, including the ones that are listed below, so you can rest a little easier during your time on the property.

  • Express Check In
  • 24 Hour Front Desk
  • Laundry/Valet
  • Express Check Out
  • Airport Shuttle

Also provided are a couple of business amenities, which could be ideal for any visit, whether for pleasure, business, or both.

  • Group Friendly


Guests will find plenty of attractions in the vicinity of Lodge At Big Falls. One of the attractions include Nim Li Punit, a historical site.

One of the nearest areas of interest from the lodge is Punta Gorda. To ensure you see as much of the region as possible, take a day trip to a nearby town and some important attractions along the way.

For additional information about what's in the area of the property, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Toledo District, Belize

Phone: (501) 732-4444

Secondary Phone: (501) 610-0126



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