Turneffe Flats

Located on the largest and most diverse coral atoll in the Caribbean, and long recognized as one of the country's premier saltwater fly fishing, scuba diving, and marine eco-tourism destinations in the country, this property specializes in superior service for a limited number of guests.

Guests looking to stay active won't leave disappointed with this all-inclusive destination, as they will enjoy convenient access to a wide range of outdoor possibilities. Whether you're seeking thrills on land or on the water, this ocean-side location has got you covered.

Located in Turneffe Cays, Turneffe Flats, an all-inclusive property, welcomes customers interested in staying in this part of Belize. The center of Belize City is 25 miles (40 and a half kilometers) to the west.


Awaken in your air-conditioned beachfront cabana to an incredible tropical seascape of white sand beach, expansive bonefish flats, lush mangroves and the surf breaking over the reef for miles in either direction. Watch a spectacular sunrise from your veranda and when night falls, the stars look close enough to touch.

They have eight Beach Front Cabanas and two Three-Bedroom Villas, which can accommodate 28 guests per week. All accommodations are clean, comfortable, and provide high end accents with relaxing tones and a design as to not take away from the natural beauty of the surroundings. All rooms are air conditioned and have queen beds, private bathrooms, and verandas.

Turneffe Flats has a total of just 10 units. Accordingly, it's perfect for vacationers who enjoy a unique and personalized atmosphere.

Taking into account amenities, style, and ambience, Caribya! has awarded this lodge a 3 star rating. Learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A check list of the in-room amenities available for visitors at Turneffe Flats is provided below.

  • Toilet
  • Desk in Room
  • Private Bath
  • Air Conditioned
  • Shower
  • Terrace
  • Sitting Area
  • Internet Access Port
  • Queen Bed

If you want to confirm exactly what comes with your room, contact the front desk to verify availability.

Activities and Amenities

The property includes an infinity pool, beach bar, a conference center, and internet, providing all of the amenities of lodges on the mainland while being based 30 miles away by sea. Also on property is a gift shop, fly shop, and dive center as well as all necessary rental equipment for fly fishing, spin fishing, snorkeling, and or diving.

They can arrange Mayan Ruin Tours, Cave Tubing, Zip Lining, and other adventures, but they do not provide those tours as part of any package and they are not accessible for a day tour from Turneffe.

Their dive package include three dives per day with one night dive as well as a trip to the Blue Hole. They specialize in personal service with intimate dive group sizes. Their fishing package includes seven nights and six days of fully guided flats fishing from their Dolphin Super Skiffs. The guides are all local and have been working for the lodge as guides on average over 10 years.

Their Eco-Tour or Atoll Adventure program is truly a gem with nothing else like it being offered throughout Belize and on the Turneffe Atoll. It is truly an educations and tangible experience that keeps guests, families, couples, and others coming back for more.

Feel free to bring younger travelers to Turneffe Flats, as long as they are comfortable in the water. The "Atoll Adventure" program is perfect for families, offering daily guided snorkeling at the best sites, wildlife sightseeing, and eco-tours around Turneffe Atoll. Click here to learn more.

The list below displays some other amenities:

  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Exercise Equipment
  • Kayaking
  • Gift Shop
  • Fishing
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkeling

If you're interested in something in particular, it's always best to call with questions just in case availability varies. Visit this page to go to our complete discussion about the types of recreational opportunities offered at Turneffe Flats.


In order to promote unity, all meals are served family-style at Tuneffe. You'll enjoy plates of Belizean and International fare that center around fresh seafood, home baked breads, and local produce. If you'll be out exploring during lunch you can ask the kitchen staff to prepare you a bagged lunch, and if you have dietary needs let the staff know so that they can accommodate you.

In addition to the dining options on-site, guests hoping for more culinary variety might also think about some of the other local dining selections. It may be helpful to decide which nearby choices your family will enjoy, even though Turneffe Flats offers some tasty choices of its own. To get more information about dining in the surrounding area, click here.

Guest Services

Guest services at this property, including the one below, can help you stay prepared during your time in Belize.

  • Tour Desk

This lodging also has a few invaluable business amenities, doubly great for professionals who have come here for business or pleasure, or both.

  • Conference Facilities
  • Meeting rooms
  • Desk in Room


You will notice a fair number of attractions close to Turneffe Flats. One of the closest is Gales Point Wildlife Sanctuary, a nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve.

One of the closest areas of interest to the lodge is Belize City. To get even more out of your stay, take a side trip to some of the nearest towns and some important attractions along the way.

To learn more about what's located near Turneffe Flats, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Turneffe Cays, Belize

Phone: (501) 232-9022

Secondary Phone: (888) 512-8812

Website: http://www.tflats.com/


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