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.

Those hoping to stay active should find exactly what they're looking for at this all-inclusive destination, as they will encounter a diverse range of outdoor possibilities. Whether you're in search of activities on land or on the water, you'll find it all here. If you are planning a conference or are traveling as a group, this hospitable property may be just the spot.

Positioned in the heart of Toledo District, The Lodge At Big Falls, an all-inclusive complex, offers a warm welcome to tourists interested in staying 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 just 9 units, making it a very small property. Visitors who want to escape noisy crowds will be delighted by the intimate atmosphere at this property. This lodge has been given a rating of 3 stars, when it comes to service, amenities, and overall quality.

A check list of the in-room features and amenities that you'll find at The Lodge At Big Falls is provided below.

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

If you have a certain requirement for your vacation, contact the front desk to verify availability.

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 complete information.

The following list gives a preview of 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

Just in case, it's always best to call with questions if you're still not sure exactly what to expect. Visit this page to go to an in-depth article about the kinds of recreation and activities available at The Lodge At Big Falls.


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-location, visitors looking for extra culinary diversity should also check out the area's other nearby restaurant choices. It's helpful to find out which nearby restaurants are worth visiting, even though Lodge At Big Falls does have some tasty choices of its own. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

Making use of this property's guest services -- including the ones shown below -- can help ensure that you have a smooth, stress free vacation in Belize.

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

The property also has a small set of business amenities, great for those visitors who might be conducting business during their stays.

  • Group Friendly


You'll encounter numerous attractions within a short distance of Lodge At Big Falls. One of the closest is Nim Li Punit, an interesting historical site.

One closeby area of interest from the lodge is Punta Gorda. If you find yourself with spare time, escape for a day trip to a nearby town or two and see what they're all about.

For the full discussion of what's located near The Lodge At Big Falls, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Punta Gorda, Belize

Phone: (501) 732-4444

Secondary Phone: (501) 610-0126



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