Macal River Camp

Get reacquainted with nature at the Macal River Camp eco resort. Consisting of 10 bungalows nestled into the forest, this unplugged getaway is just what you need. Completely eco-friendly, there is no TV and the spaces are lit by kerosene.

Those hoping to stay active will be kept plenty busy at Macal River Camp, as they will enjoy convenient access to a wide array of recreational activities. Whether you're in search of thrills on land or in the ocean, you'll be able to find it all here.

Located in Central Belize, Macal River Camp is a great choice for travelers who are thinking about staying in this part of Belize. The center of San Ignacio is three miles (five kilometers) to the north.


The casitas, or bungalows, are little houses with their own veranda and hammock for the ultimate rainforest relaxation. There are 10 on the property, making this a quiet place. Your casita comes with a kerosene lamp, comfortable single bed with fresh linens, blankets, pillows, and towels. The bathrooms are all environmentally friendly, featuring showers.

Macal River Camp has just 10 units. Hence, it's a good choice for travelers who enjoy a less commercialized setting.

Based upon features on-site, style, and ambience, Caribya! has given this eco resort a two and a half star rating. Read more about our Caribya! star ratings, which are more conservative than the ratings awarded by Trip Advisor and other sites, by clicking here.

A listing of the in-room conveniences available at Macal River Camp is provided below.

  • Toilet
  • Private Bath
  • Sitting Area
  • Shower
  • Balcony
  • Terrace
  • Single Bed
  • Non-Smoking Rooms

Call the property to ensure the availability of particular amenities, if it's particularly important to you.

Activities and Amenities

When there is no electricity, your eyes are opened up to the possibilities around you -- hiking, diving, canoeing, horseback riding, and snorkeling are all possibilities at the resort. There is a medicine trail tour, natural history tour, or even a visit to the butterfly farm.

The following list gives other general amenties at this location:

  • Complimentary Parking
  • Canoeing
  • Hiking/Nature Walk
  • Horseback Riding
  • Scuba Diving
  • Wi Fi Internet Access
  • Snorkeling

However, it's a good idea to call ahead of time if you're interested in something in particular. To learn more information about the types of recreation and activities that Macal River Camp offers, visit the activities page.


Breakfast and dinner are both included in your stay. There is a home cooked meal waiting for you, which you can eat in the on-site dining room if you'd like.

The availability of nearby dining options is always something to consider when picking somewhere to stay in Belize. Those staying at Macal River Camp will find a few solid places to eat beyond the property. See this property's food page for more information on this area's dining choices.

Guest Services

Macal River Camp provides guest services, including those that are listed below, helping to take care of the little details during your trip to this region.

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Complimentary Parking
  • Tour Desk
  • Breakfast
  • Meal Plan - MAP/Half-board

What's Nearby

Guests will encounter numerous attractions situated near Macal River Camp. Some of these attractions include Green Iguana Conservation Project and Cayo Welcome Center.

The eco resort is situated near San Ignacio, a pleasant location for vacationers to visit.

For more about other destinations and attractions near Macal River Camp, check out the rest of our guide.

Contact Info

Location: Chaa Creek Road, Central Belize, Belize

Phone: (877) 709-8708



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