What could be better than staying right in a Botanical Garden? Belize Botanic Gardens Guest House is located within the garden grounds. This is the perfect place for your affordable nature getaway. Belize Botanic Gardens is 10 miles from San Ignacio Town and is the largest Botanical Garden in Belize. We are located on the Macal River where you can swim, tube and just relax on the beach.
When you stay with us you can wander the grounds at no extra charge and do some hiking on our many trails. See our collections of native and exotic plants and trees. You can even hike to Xunantunich from BBG. And you can’t beat the birdwatching! With more than 300 species counted in the area, you’re sure to see something new.
In addition to the gardens, there are numerous sites to visit in the area. As well as Maya sites of Xunantunich and Cahal Pech, there are caves, waterfalls, a bird rescue site, iguana conservation project. And be sure to sample some of the delicious local food available. The San Ignacio Market is open daily with Saturday being the most active day.
Belize Botanic Gardens Guest House has four 2-bedroom, 1 bath suites and a large deck for relaxing. When you stay with us you can prepare your own meals in the nearby Visitors’ Center. We can also prepare your meals for you.
Your host at Belize Botanic Gardens, Judy duPlooy, has been in the tourism industry in Belize for more than 30 years. We have been hosts to Faculty-led student groups, Familes, Interns, Volunteers and Individuals wanting a tranquil get-away.
Just let us know when you plan on coming and we’ll help you plan your visit. See contact page to book.