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 will never run out of things to do at this all-inclusive lodge, as they will enjoy access to an excellent range of outdoor opportunities. Regardless of what you're in the mood for, whether it's fun on land or in the ocean, you should find what you're looking for here. If you are hoping to plan a sizable get-together, or if you're traveling with a group, this helpful lodging might be exactly what you're looking for.

Situated toward the center of Toledo District, The Lodge At Big Falls, an all-inclusive property, happily welcomes travelers who are interested in basing their vacation in this part of Belize. It is north-northwest of the center of Punta Gorda.


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 just 9 units, making it a very small property. Guests who are trying to avoid big, commercial resorts will appreciate the intimate feeling of this property. For its overall merit, we've given this lodge a rating of 3 stars.

An overview of the in-room amenities offered by The Lodge At Big Falls include:

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

Contact the property if you require particular amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

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 to learn more.

The following list shows some other amenities on-site:

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

Since the specifics tend to change, it's a good idea to call ahead of time if you don't want any surprises upon arrival. To read an in-depth discussion about the recreation and activities available 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 what is available on-site, visitors looking for extra culinary diversity might also be interested in some of the region's other nearby dining selections. It's worth it to get familiar with the nearby options, even though Lodge At Big Falls has dining on-site. To find out more about this area's dining, click here.

Guest Services

The Lodge At Big Falls provides guest services, including those that are listed below, helping you to get the most out of your vacation to Belize.

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

The property also boasts a couple of business amenities, making it a well-equipped option for any visit, if one must bring business along while attending this area.

  • Group Friendly


Guests will find plenty of attractions situated near Lodge At Big Falls. The nearest includes Nim Li Punit, a historical site.

The lodge is situated near Punta Gorda, a pleasant destination for sightseers to learn about and explore Belize.

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

Contact Info

Location: Punta Gorda, Belize

Phone: (501) 732-4444

Secondary Phone: (501) 610-0126



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