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Blackbird Caye Resort

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Turneffe Atoll, Turneffe Island Belize See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

My second visit to Blackbird Cay Resort was as good as the first which brought me back. The staff is the best I've ever encountered in all my years of travel. The effort they put into every aspect of one's stay is just wonderful. Scuba,...More

2  Thank mlad19
Reviewed October 14, 2018

The 2 divemasters, Ed and Cardinal, were the most helpful guides I've ever experienced, from showing me features on my BCD that I didn't know existed, to showing us reef critters that we never would've located on our own. Big Sexy, our knowledgeable and charming...More

3  Thank Jodieswimmer53
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

Excellent dive boat crew!! Cardinal and Ed were amazing underwater guides!!! Big Sexy is.... what can I say!!!! Curt and Luis made sure our dining experience was excellent!! Maggie was wonderful! Our room was always in perfect condition!! Island staff behind the scenes doing great...More

2  Thank Adventure461915
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

We arrived by charter plane, greeted by Maggie and staff. They offer three dives per day. Each was better than the last. We saw toadfish, octopus, plethora or corals and fish. Cardinal and Ed, the dive masters, took great care of us and pointed out...More

3  Thank Terri R
Reviewed August 27, 2018

This was my second trip to Blackbird Caye and it won't be my last. The weather wasn't perfect but everything else was. This biggest asset Blackbird Caye has is their staff. Staff that have been there for years, like Jose, Oscar, Chris, Cardinal and Luis,...More

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Description
Blackbird Caye is a privately owned Island sitting on The Mesoamerican Reef System - often referred to as the "Jewel of the Caribbean" - it is the largest barrier reef in the Western Hemisphere with a rich More tapestry of vivid corals, mangrove forests, coastal wetlands, and diverse marine wildlife. Within the reef you will find Turneffe Atoll the Caye where the resort is located. Turneffe is the largest and most biologically diverse of the 3 atolls found in the Caribbean home to more than 65 species of stony coral, 350 species of mollusk, and more than 500 species of fish, manatees, dolphins and invertebrates. There are over 70 dives sites all within 10-15 minutes from the resort and 45 minutes to Lighthouse Reef where The Great Blue Hole is located. The resort is made of 19 modern cabanas facing the Caribbean Sea and 1 beach house. The cabanas are all equipped with A/C, fans, private bathrooms, either King or Queen Beds with new comfortable bedding, private porches with chairs and swinging hammocks. Included in the price are your cabana, 3 daily meals, dive or snorkel package, complimentary transfers to the island on Wednesdays and Saturdays and use of the resort's kayaks. We are the only resort on Turneffe with an air strip making it convenient to arrive or depart any other day of the week. Our courteous and helpful staff will always make you feel at home as customer service Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Free Internet
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
18
Also Known As
Blackbird Caye Hotel Turneffe Islands
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Blackbird Caye Belize City
Location
Belize > Belize Cayes > Turneffe Island
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
18
Also Known As
Blackbird Caye Hotel Turneffe Islands
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Blackbird Caye Belize City
Location
Belize > Belize Cayes > Turneffe Island
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mbdivers2
July 31, 2018|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
I believe soap and small shampoo was provided but I do not remember seeing a blow dryer.
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Elrickson
June 14, 2018|
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Response from Mike S | Reviewed this property |
I did not use one as you can leave your bcd and fins on the boat most of the time. I carried my wetsuit back to my room for a rinse, and that is a very short walk. Have a great time !
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DeniseB866
May 16, 2018|
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Response from BlackbirdCayeResort | Property representative |
Hi! We offer a grill/bar menu during the day and our gift shop has some snacks available for purchase. There is no room service per se but can accommodate special requests as much as possible.
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"All rooms are quaint bungalows"
Jodieswimmer53
Oct. 14, 2018
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"Get cottage with beach breeze."
celticjmstar
Jul. 26, 2018
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"if you really need to stay plugged in as for cottage 24 its right next to the office which has a hotspot. "
diverjoe0317
Jul. 15, 2018
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"Do not stay in bungalows 1-4 until they remodel them."
BoCo_Dad
Jul. 14, 2018
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