Lamanai Riverside Retreat

Set on seven acres next to the New Belize River, the Lamanai Riverside Retreat is a family run operation that offers camp sites, RV hook-ups, and cabanas for rent. Sustainable living is important to the family, so guests can be sure they are leaving a small carbon footprint behind when they stay here.

Those hoping to stay active should find exactly what they're looking for at Lamanai Riverside Retreat, as they'll encounter an excellent variety of outdoor possibilities. Whether you're looking for action in the ocean or on land, you should find what you're looking for here.

Located in the eastern outskirts of Orange Walk, Lamanai Riverside Retreat welcomes visitors who are thinking about staying in this town or an adjacent area.


Each of the three cabanas at Lamanai Riverside Retreat comfortably sleeps four guests in two queen-sized beds. The cabanas have private bathrooms, air conditioning, and mosquito nets thanks to its location so close to the river.

Guests who are "roughing it" can rent a space for camping or to park their RV and make use of the public rest rooms complete with shower stalls.

This campground has received a rating of 2 stars from Caribya! on the basis of furnishings, style, public spaces and overall ambience. Learn more about our Caribya! star ratings, and why they tend to be lower than ratings from Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

An overview of the in-room features and amenities offered by Lamanai Riverside Retreat is provided below.

  • Toilet
  • Air Conditioned
  • Shower
  • Temperature Control
  • Terrace
  • Queen Bed

If you are looking for a particular amenity, you can contact the campground by phone to verify it's available in the room you are reserving.

Activities and Amenities

Guests who sign up for tours offered by the staff here can be certain that they are getting the best tour guides available, as all are Belize Tourist Board certified.

The list below gives a preview of other general amenities at this location:

  • Sports Available
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Outdoor Parking
  • Fishing
  • Highspeed Internet
  • Scuba Diving
  • Recreational Vehicle (RV) or Truck Parking
  • Wi Fi Internet Access

Since the specifics tend to change, it's a good idea to call ahead of time if you're still not sure exactly what to expect. Visit this page to go to a comprehensive article about the specific activities that Lamanai Riverside Retreat offers.


There are several spots for dining on property, including a formal dining room, but most guests choose to eat riverside under the palapas, or on the sun deck. Meals are a combination of Belizean and Mexican dishes, utilizing all of the freshest ingredients available.

In addition to the dining options on-site, vacationers looking for further culinary diversity may also want to think about some of the region's other local dining establishments. Vacationers who stay at Lamanai Riverside Retreat will discover a few solid places to eat within reach. It's a smart idea to check out the nearby restaurant options, though Lamanai Riverside Retreat provides dining of its own, including Lamanai Riverside Restaurant. To see a detailed discussion about dining, click here.


Guests will encounter a good selection of attractions located within a short distance of Lamanai Riverside Retreat. Some of the closest attractions are Banquitas House of Culture and Cuello Mayan Archaeological Site.

One closeby area of interest from the campground is Orange Walk. To ensure you see as much of the region as possible, have a little side trip to some of the nearest towns to familiarize yourself with new sounds and sights.

To see more about what you'll find near Lamanai Riverside Retreat, click here.

Contact Info

Location: Lamanai Alley, Orange Walk, Belize

Phone: (501) 302-3955



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