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 a nice variety of recreational opportunities, guests choosing this all-inclusive lodge won't run out of things to do. A couple of the opportunities offered here are horseback riding and , and just about everyone should find an activity to their liking.

Situated in Central Belize, south of Lamanai, Banana Bank Lodge, an all-inclusive property, welcomes vacationers who are thinking about staying in this area of Belize. In case you're wondering, the center of Belmopan is three miles (four and a half kilometers) to the south.


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 is a really small property featuring a grand total of 17 units. Guests who want to escape noisy crowds will be delighted by the calm atmosphere at this small property. Considering its overall quality, we have awarded this lodge a 3 star rating.

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

  • Internet Access Port
  • Telephone

Contact the property for more info regarding any specific amenity, if it's particularly important to 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.

To see this location's general amenities, take a look at the following list:

  • Tubing
  • Horseback Riding
  • Hiking/Nature Walk

However, because these details are always in flux, don't hesitate to contact the location to be sure everything you're expecting is available. Visit this page to view our in-depth description about the kinds of recreational opportunities that Banana Bank Lodge has to offer.


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.

Outside of the dining options on-site, vacationers looking to find more culinary variety might also think about some of the other local dining selections. Guests looking for a bite to eat will find a limited but good selection of restaurants within reach of these accommodations. It may be helpful to pick out a few restaurants in the area that are worth trying, even though Banana Bank Lodge does have on-site dining. For more information about your dining options near this property, click here.

Guest Services

Services at this property, including the one named below, could prove pretty valuable during your stay in Belize.

  • Tour Desk

Also provided are a couple of business amenities, which makes it a good choice for just about any trip, if one must bring business along while attending this area.

  • Conference Facilities


Guests will find many interesting sites and attractions situated near Banana Bank Lodge. The nearest include Guanacaste National Park and Belize Archaeology Museum.

The lodge is situated near Belmopan, a pleasant location for vacationers to experience the diversity of Belize.

To learn more about what you'll find near Banana Bank Lodge, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Central Belize, Belize

General: (501) 820-2020

Radio phone: (501) 822-3180



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