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 convenient access to a nice range of recreational options, vacationers staying at this all-inclusive destination won't find the area lacking in interesting activities. Horseback Riding and are some of the fun opportunities you'll find here, but nobody should go home without finding an activity that suits them.

Located in Central Belize, south of Lamanai, Banana Bank Lodge, an all-inclusive complex, offers a warm welcome to tourists who are interested in staying in this area 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 just 17 rooms, which explains why we classify it as a moderately small property. Accordingly, it's a good choice for vacationers who enjoy a unique and personalized atmosphere.

Taking into account ambience, style, and overall experience, Caribya! has awarded this lodge a 3 star rating. You can learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, which are more conservative than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A check list of the guest room amenities available at Banana Bank Lodge include:

  • Internet Access Port
  • Telephone

If you have a certain requirement for your vacation, you can contact the lodge by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

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.

To see general amenities at the location, check out the list below:

  • Tubing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

However, because these details are always in flux, don't hesitate to contact the location if you don't want any surprises upon arrival. Visit this page to view an in-depth description about the kinds of recreation and activities available at Banana Bank Lodge.


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 the on-location dining, travelers looking to find more culinary diversity may also want to think about the region's other nearby dining establishments. Guests here will find a small handful of restaurants within reach. It can be a time-saver to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, despite the fact that Banana Bank Lodge offers some on-site dining. For an in-depth look at this area's options, click here.

Guest Services

Guest services at this property, including the one below, can help you keep your itinerary effortless.

  • Tour Desk

This property also has a couple of business amenities, perfect for those who are traveling to this area for business reasons.

  • Conference Facilities


Guests will encounter plenty of attractions in the vicinity of Banana Bank Lodge. Some nearby places of interest are Guanacaste National Park and Belize Archaeology Museum.

The lodge is situated near Belmopan, a nice spot for sightseers to visit.

For more info on what else is in the vicinity of Banana Bank Lodge, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Belmopan, Belize

General: (501) 832-2020

Radio phone: (501) 822-3180



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