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Better In Belize Eco-Lodge One Bedroom Rental - Magic in the Rainforest !

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5 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 11
Benque Viejo del Carmen, Cayo
This warm and welcoming 2-storey vacation rental in Belize is located on a large 1.01-acre property on Toucan Trail, close to the entrance of our Belize eco-community. With up to 5 bedrooms to rent, this Belize eco-lodge can accommodate up to 11 people. Individual room rentals are available for singles and couples too!

Our Belize jungle eco-lodge is located in Better in Belize EcoVillage, 10 ½ miles southeast of the village of Benque Viejo del Carmen in the Cayo District in Western Belize.

The Toucan House is named for the toucans that roost in the rainforest canopy above our Belize rainforest lodge. We deliver “off-the-charts-charm factor”!

Nestled in the foothills of the Maya Mountains, this Belize vacation rental offers a “super natural” environment including the opportunity to:
-vacation in an “off-grid” Belize jungle home!
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Listing #FKN6231115
About the Owner
April T
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:95%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:March 2015
Interaction with guests
Our property manager will be there to greet you upon check in to give you the keys and a short tour of the property. They will also check up on you daily to ensure everything is going well during your stay.
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Reviewed 1 April 2018

Just finished a great week at Better in Belize Eco Village. Great accommodations and lots of great sites and activities do to in the immediate area. Actually ended up leaving my wallet there by accident. Owner's of Better in Belize arranged to have it hand...More

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floraandfauna, VR Owner at Better In Belize Eco-Lodge One Bedroom Rental - Magic in the Rainforest !, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Eric: Thanks for your positive comments and happy that you had a great time. We were happy to get your wallet back to you safely. Please feel welcome to return anytime. Thanks, April

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Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile


floraandfauna, VR Owner at Better In Belize Eco-Lodge One Bedroom Rental - Magic in the Rainforest !, responded to this reviewResponded 26 March 2017


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Reviewed 27 August 2015

From the moment when me and wife arrived at this amazing resort, we were greeted with such warmth and professionalism. Both myself and my wife were very impressed at the orientation we were given of the resort and the knowledge of all the flora and...More

Thank John P
floraandfauna, VR Owner at Better In Belize Eco-Lodge One Bedroom Rental - Magic in the Rainforest !, responded to this reviewResponded 20 December 2016

John: It was a pleasure to host you at our Toucan House Eco-Lodge. We are happy that you enjoyed your adventure here with us. Yes, we would love to have you visit again in the future ! April and Looey

  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Bunk Beds:(1)
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Double Beds:(2)
  • Full Baths (2)
  • Grill
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Parking
  • Private Garden
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Pets allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 3:00 PM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
No Parties or Events Allowed.
    2 Full baths
    1 King
    2 Fulls
    1 Queen
    1 Bunk
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  • Cleaning Fee: €22 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
One of the world's greatest natural history locations! Dazzling views from Rainbow's Roost, our ridge top lookout (great for yoga and photo opps)! Watersports on Vaca Lake (with use of canoe and/or kayak)! Three exclusive waterfalls within a 5 ½-mile stretch of Vaca Lake! Raw jungle wilderness extending beyond our 130 acres! Epic hiking trails and wildlife corridors! Flutterby Finca, our 3.3-acre Community Gardens! Close to amenities and facilities in Benque Viejo del Carmen! Home to over 100 species of birds and many species of exotic orchids! Ecologically and culturally diverse location, close to the mysterious Mayan Ruins of Xunantunich! Wonderful activities in our area include: Bird watching; Canoeing; Caving; Hiking; Horseback Riding; Kayaking; Mountain Biking; Mount... more
Getting around
We recommend getting a car rental if you want to explore the towns and attractions nearby. If you just wish to stay at the Toucan House then taxis/shuttles can be arranged as well as pick up from there for any tours.
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How to get there
We have a shuttle service available for those wishing to book but do not want to rent a car for their trip. Please contact us for further details on this.

We also provide our guests with car rental information and a four-wheel drive vehicle is recommended to rent. A very detailed driving direction guide with photos of landmarks along the route is provided to all guests.
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Fishing Nearby, Horse Riding Nearby, Watersports Nearby.
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