Banana Bank Lodge

Banana Bank Lodge

Exotic and peaceful, the Banana Bank Lodge & Jungle Equestrian Adventure is a unique hotel that sits along the great Belize River and is immersed in a tropical rainforest setting. The hotel boasts a great equestrian center where horses roam free, illustrating the magic of the Caribbean. This family-run lodge offers guests specialized horseback-riding vacation packages.

With easy access to a nice selection of recreational possibilities, travelers staying at this all-inclusive destination won't find the area lacking in exciting activities. Horseback Riding and are some of the interesting activities you'll find here, but nobody should go home without finding something to their taste.

Located in Central Belize, south of Lamanai, Banana Bank Lodge, an all-inclusive property, happily welcomes travelers who are interested in staying in this part of Belize. It is 2.9 miles north of the center of Belmopan.


The rooms offered at the Banana Bank Lodge vary greatly in terms of amenities and accommodation styles.

Caraol Rooms

Caracol Rooms feature stained glass, ceilings crafted from bamboo, and a solarium-style bathroom. Furnishings include a desk, comfortable sitting chair, and queen-sized bed.

Maya Rooms

The Maya Rooms were designed in honor of Belize's Mayan past. Everything in this room is Mayan-themed, including pottery, carvings, and artwork. This room has a queen-sized bed as well as a single bed.

Creole Rooms

In the Creole Rooms guests will enjoy the mysterious air that surrounds them amid authentic relics of Creole culture. The room emphasizes the historical importance of wood for those living during the logging era, which is illustrated by the intricately carved wooden headboard included with the queen bed. A single bed is also included in this room.

Sunshine Rooms

Sunshine Rooms are a cheerful lodging option with bright stained glass and lovely carved furniture. These rooms also features a queen-sized and single bed.

Chateau Brio

The Chateau Brio is a 3-story building that was created by the owners to blend the many styles featured throughout the hotel into one. Perfect for weddings and other getaways, this house features winding stairs and a spacious patio with stained glass windows. Within the Chateau Brio are three suites and two rooms.


The Chalet is a two-story building with three rooms that are available for rent by families, students or anyone traveling on a budget. Each room in the Chalet contains five single beds and one double bed.

Banana Bank Lodge has a grand total of 17 units, so it's no mystery that we classify it as a moderately small property. Visitors who know that fancy, commercial resorts aren't their style will like the uncrowded atmosphere of these accommodations. This lodge has been awarded a 3 star rating, for its overall quality, amenities, and service.

Below, you'll find a list of in-room amenities found at Banana Bank Lodge.

  • Internet Access Port
  • Telephone

Be sure to contact the property for more info regarding their amenities, if it's a high priority for you.

Activities and Amenities

Horseback riding is the main attraction for guests at Banana Bank Lodge, but it certainly is not the only activity available.

Feel the cool jungle air rush past you as you glide down a zip line through the trees, or spend the day tubing down the Crystal Caves once utilized by the Mayans. Guided tours are available to destinations such as the Temples at Tikal, the Belize Zoo, Cayo West, Barton Creek and more.

Guests interested in artwork are also welcome to visit Carol Carr's Studio and Gallery, where she works on and displays were collection of oil paintings.

For this property's general amenities, take a look at the list below:

  • Tubing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

Just in case, it's best to check with the front desk if you're interested in something in particular. To read an in-depth article about the kinds of activities and recreation opportunities offered at Banana Bank Lodge, click here.


The hotel restaurant's casual approach to dining involves home-cooked meals served family style while using only the freshest ingredients, including the fresh squeezed orange juice made with the citrus on hotel property.

Besides dining options on-site, vacationers hoping to find more culinary variety might also look into the region's other local dining choices. Those staying at Banana Bank Lodge will encounter a limited but good selection of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It's helpful to check out the nearby restaurant options, even though Banana Bank Lodge does have dining of its own. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.

Guest Services

The services available at Banana Bank Lodge, including the one listed below, may be useful during your trip.

  • Tour Desk

The property also boasts a couple of business amenities, which could be ideal for any visit, if there's a possibility for bringing business along.

  • Conference Facilities


You will notice lots of interesting sites and attractions close to Banana Bank Lodge. On your itinerary, make room for nearby attractions like Guanacaste National Park and Belize Archaeology Museum.

The lodge is in the vicinity of Belmopan, a particularly enjoyable location for vacationers to visit.

For more about what's located near Banana Bank Lodge, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Belmopan, Belize

General: (501) 832-2020

Radio phone: (501) 822-3180



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