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Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
Reviewed 30 October 2014

My friend and I were traveling through Belize for a few days and had a Waterfall Cave tour booked through Caves Branch. When we first arrived to the resort, we were met with the friendliest and most helpful staff of any place I have ever been. The tour itself was absolutely amazing. We were able to climb through caverns and...

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Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States
Reviewed 26 October 2014

Wow, I don't even know where to begin. This place is magical. When we first arrived at Caves Branch, after an extremely pleasant air conditioned ride in their very nice vans, we were blown away. The lodge, the pool, our room were all beautiful. The food we had at breakfast and dinner was out of this world good. Their chefs...

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2Thank Rachel J
Key Largo, Florida
Reviewed 20 October 2014

IAN ANDERSON CAVES BRANCH: We stayed at 3 different resorts while in Belize: Black Rock Lodge, Ian Anderson's Caves Branch and Coco Beach Resort and this one was our second favorite. Albeit by a VERY small margin because the other three were also exceptional. The only thing that made this resort 2nd by a small margin to Black Rock Lodge...

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IanAnderson, Owner at Ian Anderson's Caves Branch Jungle Lodge, responded to this review

Dear Geissap from Key Largo, Florida. This is Ian Anderson writing.. I would like to say that I am very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us at Caves Branch and from the comments you made, it actually appears that you considered Caves Branch and your experience to be a 5 star lodge with the exception of two items. I...

San Rafael, California
Reviewed 12 October 2014

I came here with my 9 year old daughter. It was fantastic. You are out in the rainforest with tons of nature and wildlife. Staff was wonderful and food was very good. It is about 1.5 hours away from the Belize airport, They picked us up and brought us back no problem. We loved the outdoor shower and hammocks at...

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1Thank 1mom2004
San Pedro, Belize
Reviewed 30 September 2014

I cannot say enough about the fabulous resort. We came for my mom's birthday and were completely blown away by the accommodations and the staff. Since we only stayed one night we did not do any tours, but I am sure we will next time. We did do the cheese tasting and it was most excellent. Since we live in...

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1Thank AFearneyhough
Belmopan, Belize
Reviewed 27 September 2014

My family and I spend last weekend at Cave's Branch Jungle Lodge -- the kids were skeptical about the location at first seeing that it wasn't on the coast, but boy were they presently surprised with our stay. The Lodge is nestled on hundred of acres of land that is almost untouched. We stayed in one of the tree-house rooms,...

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Thank Creslyn
Narberth, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 23 September 2014

We spent 3 days here in August with our three boys, aged 6, 9, and 11, and loved every minute. Our Canopy Treehouse was a hike (140 steps up), but it was so cool that we didn't mind the walk. The view was stunning, the beds were comfortable, and the kids loved the outdoor shower. The grounds were equally wonderful...

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Thank Marianne F
Saint Charles, Illinois
Reviewed 17 September 2014

We just spent the first week of our honeymoon at Caves Branch Jungle Lodge. It would take a small novel to write about all the excellent things about this place. The day trips are all fun, challenging and SO memorable. We stayed in one of the luxury tree houses, and now want to eventually live in one; amazing views, comfortable...

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Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 15 September 2014

Spent a week here at Christmas and it turned out to be the most fantastic family vacation ever. Traveling with our 4 kids ages 3-12 and we all loved every moment of our stay. The treehouse we stayed in was perfect for our family of 6, and the food was excellent and plentiful. The excursions we went on such as...

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Thank Reillypartyof6
new york
Reviewed 26 August 2014

So if you don't know, the title is the song from the Blue Man Group and I'll get to it in a minute... Cave's Branch was Great!!! First Pro is that the entrance is right off the main road, so unlike some of the other lodges, you don't have to travel 20 to 30 minutes for a 5 mile trip...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled in the lush rainforest of central Belize, Caves Branch Jungle Lodge offers visitors the opportunity to immerse in a culture of mid-range to extreme adventures. From the guest rooms that are open to the sights and sounds of the jungle, some of which are thatched in the ancient style of the Maya to our luxurious Treehouse suites, your experience should be something that must be experienced to be believed and once experienced, truly-never forgotten! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ian Anderson's Caves Branch Jungle Lodge

Address: Mile 41.5 Hummingbird Highway | P.O. Box 356, Belmopan, Belize
Region: Belize > Cayo > Belmopan
Price Range: RM924 - RM1,474 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ian Anderson's Caves Branch Jungle Lodge 3.5*
Number of rooms: 23
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“Loved two floor river view tree house 21. At the end of the path and you felt even more enclosed by the jungle.”
Glorfindel, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Tree houses further from the lodge have a lot of steps”
juliapJ9360SF, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in a canopy treehouse-Room 24(3rd highest) and it was amazing!! It is a hike to the room but totally worth it!”
  • Tree House family room with screens instead of windows. We saw toucans and heard howler monkeys!
  • Tree House out door shower
  • Jungle Bungalow
  • Jungle Bungalow
  • Tree House
  • Canopy View
  • Tree house
  • Tree house deck
278annieh, 20 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Canopy treehouse are amazing but you need to be prepared to hike a lot of stairs to get to them.”
, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Tree house cabanas are worth every penny. So stunning and luxurious. You do need to be able to handle quite a few stairs to get to them!”
fimcbride, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
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