Tutzil Nah Cottages

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Tutzil Nah Cottages

One of the most unique destinations in the country is this property, which is set in the Maya Center Villa. About 300 Mayan descendants live in this village, and a stay here means visitors have the opportunity to learn about the culture at the same time as having easy access to the Cockscomb Basin Wildlife Sanctuary.

Located in Stann Creek District, 7.4 miles west-southwest of Hopkins, Tutzil Nah Cottages is a great choice for tourists who want to stay in this section of Belize. If you're curious, the center of Dangriga is 15 and a half miles (24 and a half kilometers) to the northeast.


The property features a collection of two bedroom cottage which are fully screened and utilize stand-up fans rather than air conditioning. You have a choice of rooms with shared or private bathrooms, and the amount you're willing to pay makes all the difference.

Tutzil Nah Cottages has a total of just 5 units, which explains why we classify it as a very small property. Hence, it is popular with vacationers who enjoy a less commercialized setting. For its overall merit, we've rated these cottages a rating of 2 stars.

Look below for this location's in-room amenities.

  • Double Bed
  • Private Bath
  • Shower

Be sure to call ahead for more info regarding specific amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

The village is a fully Mayans families. People are very friendly and they even try to teach you some Mayan words. If you are birder, we are very close to the jungle going into the Jaguar reserve road where you see a lot of birds. Surrounded by so many natural attractions, these cottages happily offer numerous excursions, including those to the Jaguar Preserve, a bird watching trip, a night trek through the jungle, and more.

The following list gives other amenities on this property:

  • Tubing
  • Kayaking
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

Just in case, it's always best to call with questions if you're looking forward to something in particular. To see more about the types of activities offered at Tutzil Nah Cottages, click here.


Outside of dining options on-location, vacationers hoping for further culinary variety should also think about the area's other nearby mealtime selections. It might save you time to learn which choices are available nearby, though Tutzil Nah Cottages does have some tasty choices of its own. Click here for a more detailed discussion about food in this area.

Guest Services

The services available to guests of this location, including the one below, may be useful during your trip.

  • Shops/Commercial Services


You will find a fair number of attractions close to Tutzil Nah Cottages. The nearest includes Gales Point Wildlife Sanctuary, a nature sanctuary/wildlife reserve. If you plan to work on your tan, like most tourists who visit this area, your vacation just wouldn't be the same without a trip to the beach. Sittee Marina Beach, one of the nearest, is located seven and a half miles from the cottages.

The cottages are in the vicinity of Dangriga, a particularly enjoyable location for vacationers to explore.

To see more about what else is in the vicinity of Tutzil Nah Cottages, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Mile 15 Southern Highway, Stann Creek District, Belize

Phone: (501) 533-7045

Secondary Phone: (501) 670-0709

Website: http://www.mayacenter.com/


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