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.

Travelers hoping to keep active should find exactly what they're looking for at this all-inclusive destination, as they will encounter an excellent variety of outdoor activities. Regardless of what you're in the mood for, whether it's activities on land or on the water, you'll be able to find it all here. If you are organizing for some special occasion, or if you're coming with a group, this helpful accommodation may be just the spot.

Situated in the heart of Toledo District, The Lodge At Big Falls, an all-inclusive property, offers a warm welcome to tourists who are thinking about staying in this part of Belize. 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 rooms, so it's no mystery that we classify it as a very small property. Travelers who prefer personalized service over an abundance of space will fall in love with the quiet atmosphere at this property.

Taking into account on-site features, style and ambience, Caribya! has given this lodge a 3 star rating. You can learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they are usually lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

Look below for a listing of this property's in-room amenities.

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

Contact the property to ensure you'll have certain amenities, if it's particularly important to 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.

To view this property's general amenities, check the following list:

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

If you want to guarantee that a certain favorite amenity will be available, it's best to check with the front desk because these details can sometimes change. Visit this page to read a comprehensive discussion about the kinds of recreational opportunities offered 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.

Besides on-site dining options, visitors hoping for further culinary variety might also be interested in some of the region's other local mealtime selections. It's worth it to check out the nearby restaurant options, even though Lodge At Big Falls offers dining on-site. Click here for more info on the availability of food in this area.

Guest Services

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

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

Also available are some business amenities, so it's a safe bet for any stay, if one must bring business along while attending this area.

  • Group Friendly


There are plenty of attractions near Lodge At Big Falls. One of the closest is Nim Li Punit, an interesting historical site.

The lodge is situated near Punta Gorda, an interesting area for sightseers to learn about and explore Belize.

For more info on what else is in the vicinity of 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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