The Lodge at Chaa Creek (4.5*)

Set along the banks of the Macal River and reaching towards the foothills of the Maya Mountains, Chaa Creek offers unique adventure travel experiences perfect for guests looking for an authentic yet civilised Belizean vacation. The resort puts a great focus on Belize’s ecology and natural history as well as a vibrant, varied culture that includes the rich Maya civilisation and impressive archaeological sites


Hotel Details

  • spa
  • swimming pool
  • meeting facilities


Room Features

Treetop Suites:                

  • these new Jacuzzi suites are located at the top of our Belizean Jungle world
  • perched high atop the meandering Macal River
  • offer one-of-a-kind rainforest experience
  • feature birds’ eye panoramic view with toucans, parrots, kingfishers and many other colourful avian species
  • private Jacuzzi set in verandas
  • sleeping arrangements for four


Garden Jacuzzi Suites:

  • private Jacuzzi
  • perched in a beautiful tropical garden surrounded by a pristine rainforest
  • queen-size bed with fine linens
  • day bed that converts from a couch into a comfortable single
  • private, screened veranda looking out to magnificent garden and jungle views
  • Guatemalan antique armoire
  • other carefully selected furnishings
  • spacious bath with Jacuzzi
  • ceiling fans


Orchard Villas:

  • ideal for families, offering extra space
  • private garden setting
  • two separate queen sized sleeping areas
  • full bathroom,
  •  winding staircase
  • upstairs loft with two single beds and its own private bathroom
  • fully screened sitting room
  • orchard overlooking the Macal River Valley


The Cottage Collection:

  • suitable for couples, families, singles and friends, these individually designed palm thatched cottages are furnished with a tasteful, casually elegant mix of hand crafted furniture, fine fabrics and local and international art, blending perfectly with the exquisite rainforest surroundings and local culture
  • private sundeck verandas
  • offer full amenities and wildly civilised, rustic elegance


The Macal Cottage:

  • perched on the edge of a grassy knoll overlooking the sleepy Macal River
  • the cottage blends stylish simplicity and elegant furnishings to create a romantic ambiance in a fantastic rainforest backdrop
  • nestled amidst tropical gardens
  • king sized bed
  • oversized day bed
  • leisure furniture
  • two private terraces
  • hammocks
  • outdoor Jacuzzi


Spa Villas:

  • three bedrooms
  • set within a tropical hillside garden
  • master bedroom with a king size bed and en suite bathroom
  • second bedroom with a queen and single bed
  • third bedroom with a queen canopy bed share
  • second full sized bathroom
  • panoramic view of the lush jungle and Macal River Basin
  • living room and large wrap around veranda with outdoor Jacuzzi
  • air conditioning
  • full kitchen
  • tasteful art
  • quality sound and media system
  • NOTE: The Spa Villa does not accommodate children under 10 years old.


Camp Casitas:

  • set high above the meandering river where cool breezes rustle the towering trees of a pristine rainforest
  • perfect for visitors wishing to get that much closer to nature
  • designed for outdoors people who enjoy rustic accommodations in a remote setting, since suites do not provide electricity
  • set on raised platforms and have private verandas
  • comfortable beds
  • hygienic and environmentally safe bathrooms and showers are provided
  • breakfast & dinner are included in the Camp rates



  • Chaa Creek Restaurant offers delectable 'Jungle Cuisine' in a romantic al fresco dining room. Here guests can enjoy the sounds of birds quarrelling in the surrounding trees in the daytime, and listen to the symphony of night sounds while you dine under candlelight. The restaurant combines modern and 'old fashioned' cooking techniques with a wide variety of fresh local produce most of which is grown at resort’s organic Maya farm



  • on-site activities, including Belize rainforest trail, bird watching tours, butterfly farm tours, canoe tours, creatures of the night tours, hiking tours, horseback riding tours, Maya farm tour, mountain biking tours, Natural History Museum tour
  • spa
  • off-site tours, including Belize helicopter tour, Belize snorkeling & diving tours, Belize zoo, Belize cave tours, Maya Temple tours, mountain pine ridge tour, San Ignacio market tour


Please Note: Time restrictions and extra charges may apply for some activities, watersports or facilities. Some restaurants may be open for certain meals only, have a dress code in effect and/or require reservations. While Sparkling Voyages makes every effort to ensure the accuracy of the information contained herein, it cannot be held responsible for changes, omissions or errors.