Blancaneaux Lodge

Location: In the Cayo District, in the north west corner of the Mountain Pine Ridge Forest Reserve, 40 minutes from San Ignacio.

Rooms: 20 rooms (ranging from cabanas to villas).

Facilities: Restaurant, bar, swimming pool, small hot pool, spa facilities, stables, organic garden.

Activities: Horseback riding, mountain biking, hiking, birding, cave tours, canoe trips, tubing, waterfalls and visits to historic ruins.

Children: Children are welcome.

Our Opinion: This is one of Francis Ford Coppola’s places, luxurious, in a fabulous and remote setting, with a very good Italian restaurant. Worth noting is that its location is not in the rainforest as is often described but in fact in a mixed habitat of pine, oak, craboo, sedges and palmetto forest.




No Visa is required for UK passport holders.

Health Requirements

No mandatory vaccinations are required.

Time Difference

GMT -6 Hours

Flight Time

12.5 hours with one stop


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