near San Ignacio (The Highlands, Belize)
Palm thatched cottages are spread through 330 acres of grounds, falling away to the Macal River. There is an infinity swimming pool and lovely views from the hilltop Spa.
On-site naturalist guides lead tours to the near-by sites and there are self-guided trails.There is a Morpho butterfly breeding centre (for export), and next door is the Natural History Centre, covering both Mayan history and the Natural History of the country. There is also a Medicinal Trail, and horses are available (at extra charge).
There are various room types including spacious cottages with private terraces; Garden suites which can interconnect; Several villas which are great for families and 2 luxurious Treetop suites, with large balconies and one with an outside plunge pool.
Client comments and reviews
Chaa Creek is a great resort, and they have really well-run excursions. All the tour guides we met were just excellent. - EM (May 2005)