The Jaguar Reef Lodge & Spa in Belize is a fan favorite for its bar-none customer service and location directly on the beach. This hotel deems itself "a scuba diver's paradise" with an on-site PADI dive center and thousands of acres of coral reef to scuba dive and snorkel.
Oceanfront cabanas have a partial ocean view and are 60 feet from the ocean, while beachfront cabanas have a private porch enveloped in lush vines and two hammocks to nap in. Each cabana has a thatched roof, air conditioning, authentic tile floors, and a water dispenser. The bathrooms have his-and-her sinks and a walk-in shower with rain showerhead.
The outdoor activities available at no cost are what set this hotel apart. Guests can explore the crystal clear waters in a kayak for a serene experience, or get a workout in on the water with a paddleboard. Bikes are ready for a ride into town for fresh seafood and authentic paella. After all the activities, get one of the hotel attendees to pull down a coconut from the trees for a refreshing sip. Or lounge at the swim-up bar and have a drink poolside.
The hotel boasts a full-service restaurant offering fresh, local cuisine like pan-seared farm-raised shrimp in white wine, cilantro, lime and garlic butter. After dinner, soak in the best view of the sunset under a palm tree with lights wrapped around the trunk, the sound of the waves and your feet dug in the sand.
Hot Tub / Jacuzzi
No pets allowed
Extra beds (fees apply)
24-hour front desk
Airport transfer (fees apply)
Baby-sitting service on request
Beauty treatments / massages (fees apply)
Laundry / dry cleaning
Room service (limited hours)
Coffee / tea-making facilities
Kitchenette in some rooms
Complimentary Internet access
Complimentary Wi-Fi in public areas
Please note: Some amenities may not be available in all rooms and some amenities or services incur an additional charge and are subject to change. Please check with the hotel directly.
Standard check-in time: 2pm. Minimum age required to check in: 18.
Standard checkout time: 11am.
Children and additional guests
Two children 12 and under stay free of charge when sharing parents’ room and using existing bedding (on request).
Children ages 13 + pay extra person charge fee where applicable.
Children 3 years and under – eat for Free
Children 4–12 years – meals are at 50% off
Children ages 13 + pay full price on meals
Cribs available on request, free of charge for children under age 3 in the Two Bedroom Suite. Extra beds available on request: $20 (subject to tax) per night for one adult in the Two Bedroom Suite.
No pets allowed.
The tax rate includes a 10% resort fee.
Cancellation policy & booking conditions vary by 'rate plan'. These will be displayed on the payment page after you have searched for your dates and selected a rate.
Jaguar Reef requires a 3-night minimum length of stay during arrival from Jan. 5 to departure on Dec. 20. A 5-night minimum stay is required for arrivals from Dec. 20 to departure on Jan. 5.
The hotel will charge your card in Belize Dollars (BZD) based on the exchange rate of the transaction date.
From Belize City Airport, guests can take a hopper flight to Dangriga. It's a 20-minute flight on a 14-passenger prop plane. From there, it is a 30-minute car ride to the hotel.
Rates may vary by date, are subject to availability and are not guaranteed until your purchase is complete.
You will pay the hotel in the hotel's local currency. The rate displayed (in GBP) is an estimate based on today's currency exchange rate.
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