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Pook's Hill Lodge

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Pook’s Hill is a small eco-lodge situated within the primary rainforest of Western Belize. It borders a 7000 acre reserve and the Roaring River, and is only 4 miles from the ATM cave. Eleven thatch cabanas surround an ancient Maya site and look out over the jungle canopy. Each has a private bathroom with hot water and 24 hour electricity. Pook’s Tours offers a full range of day tours to attractions in Western Belize as well as transportation services to or from any destination in Belize and Tikal in Guatemala (it is a two hour drive from Belize City). Pook’s Hill provides visitors with truly unique jungle experiences in a breathtaking natural setting and is a wonderful place to relax and enjoy the treasures of Western Belize. All management and operations at Pook’s Hill are carried out according to sustainable business practices.
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Orange Walk Airport11 km
Belmopan Airport14 km
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed at Pooks a hill for the first half of our Belize 🇧🇿 vacation and loved it! The owner Ray and manager are friendly and helpful. Tha entire staff is excellent! Our guide Mario was a highlight of our trip... he guided us through...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Karen S
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Reviewed January 7, 2018

Our group of two families (and five kids aged 10-14) stayed at Pook's Hill Lodge for for the last four nights of 2017, culminating with moongazing through a telescope, complimentary champagne and a piñata for the kids on New Year's Eve. We thoroughly enjoyed everything...More

Date of stay: January 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to stay here for a couple nights as it's the closest resort to ATM I believe. It has an "honor bar" to self-serve refreshments you may want, and the meals here are very good... Missed having A/C at night somewhat, but the trails...More

Date of stay: May 2018
Thank CharlieB24
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a long bumpy road to get to it, but it keeps out undesirable things. It is beautifully situated on an old Mayan ruin in the middle of the jungle and nature. The lobby/ bar area is open, has no windows, no doors, no...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank johnofthejungle
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights. There are some trails here that get you down to the river as well as a swimming hole. There are several hummingbirds with feeders. The cook really made some tasty dishes. There was a tarantula above my bed the first...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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paige h
February 17, 2015|
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Response from RJHawkins2014 | Reviewed this property |
At Pooks Hill: Ceiling fans, yes. Air conditioning, no. I think you'll come to appreciate that when the howler monkeys go berserk at 3 a.m. (Hey, it is an experience!) and the night birds and other animals are on the move... More
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"We stayed in hut 1 which was close and wonderful. There were also bird huts which were even more private..."
2 weeks ago
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"We liked the proximity of cabin 3 to the main lodge."
Mar. 16, 2018
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"Cabanas 1-3 are near the lodge--best for families and those uncomfortable with uneven ground. Other cabanas..."
Jan. 7, 2018
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"it is a little hilly there in the jungle, so let them know if you have trouble with stairs or hills, and..."
Jul. 31, 2017
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