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Sleeping Giant Rainforest Lodge

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Travellers' Choice 2019 Winner
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A Pristine Paradise in the Mayan Heartland. From the moment you step out of our vans or check in at the front desk, you are guided seamlessly through the full jungle lodge experience. From beautiful accommodations to meals, entertainment, cultural immersion, guided tours and more, there is no lovelier way to relax and escape from the modern world. Our award-winning resort features 30 spacious rooms, complete with handcrafted wooden furnishings, comforting earthy colors and sophisticated contemporary touches. Decked out with espresso machines and soaking pools, air conditioning and an unplugged environment, it's impossible to find a more refined or relaxing atmosphere. Offering amenities such as in-room massages and riverside dinners to sprawling citrus orchards and our mountain gazebo, we treat you to an immersive and soul-satisfying experience that leaves you refreshed, revitalized and ready to face your next adventure. When you stay here, you're part of that too.
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Property amenities
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Hot Tub
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
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Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Mile 36 Hummingbird Highway, Belmopan Belize
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Orange Walk Airport11 km
Dangriga Airport13 km
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One of the most beautiful places I've ever stayed. The luxury is absolutely complimented by the scenery giving it simultaneously some of the top photo opportunities in Belize as well as the most relaxing Hammock-nap locations. There's no cease of trails to explore and
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Stunning stay in the rain forest! My wife & I just returned from 5 nights here. We did inclusive meals and drinks. The food is very reasonably priced so it may not be necessary to do inclusive meals unless you drink quite a bit of beer. No other restaurants close so u will be
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We took the local bus from Belize City to Belmopan, and then a quick cab ride over to Sleeping Giant. We were greeted by the lovely Lucinda who gave us an introduction to the amenities and layout of the resort. We were lucky to be upgraded to the Riverview Suite, which has a
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We stayed here in September 2018 and it was the most unforgettable experience. We were upgraded to a mountain view room, and although the jacuzzi did not work, the space was beyond luxurious with its own plunge pool and million dollar views of the "sleeping giant" in the
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We elected to drive to the Sleeping Giant Lodge from Belize city, and the drive was pretty straight forward; certainly the speed humps are more aggressive than you'll find elsewhere (and often unmarked) but nothing one cannot manage. When we arrived, we were greeted and checked
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The River House at Sleeping Giant Rainforest Lodge
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Mountain View Plunge Pool
The view from our room on the second morning. COME ON!
We used Belize "Discount shuttles and tours" for our trip to and from sleeping giant. This shuttle company was amazing- the most affordable rates, safe and courteous drivers who were always perfectly on time (or a few minutes early) to pick us up. They also had a very quick response time via email. would highly recommend!
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How far away is ATM from Sleeping Giant?
Hi KDUV4, The ATM Caves are a 2.5 hour drive, followed by a 45 minute hike away from Sleeping Giant
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Not much to do if it is rainy, we brought our Kindles and read in the covered screen porch in our beautiful casita.
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How far is this lodge from the airport?
The drive was 1.5 hours, we used their shuttle service.
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"Penthouse has *amazing* views"
"Book a Mountain room, there are wonderful breezes and it’s totally private."
"We stayed in the mountain in rooms. Loved them! We awoke and fell alsleep feeling we were in a treetop canopy. Views are indescribable!"
"We chose the 'Riverside' but next time we would like to try 'River View'"
"loved our river view room"
US$198 - US$500 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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