The resort is situated on a private island, in one of the best water sport paradises worldwide that has been enjoyed by selected guests dating back to the 1960s. The exclusivity, the charme and the subtle hospitalities have created an environment that must be experienced to be truly appreciated.
Rates (depending on season): Many attractive packages for fishing enthusiasts, divers and snorklers are offered. 7 nights beach comber package from USD 2,100 per person. 7 nights dive package: from USD 2,300 per person. 7 nights fishing package from USD 2,320 per person.
Location Turneffe Island Lodge is located 30 miles off the Belizean coast in the Western caribbean.
Accommodation The lodge enjoys the peaceful setting of a private island and has gorgeous views of the beautiful white sand beaches and the Caribbean sea. There are four lodge buildings with multiple rooms. Each room has a private bath and shower, air conditioning and ceiling fans. Rooms with two beds are also available upon request. To ensure your added comfort, all windows have screens and may be opened to enjoy the ocean breeze. The majority of the rooms have queen bed and single bed configuration. There is ample solar-heated hot water, air conditioning and power as the resort's central power plant was engineered to ensure all the guests' needs and comforts. Along the southern coastline of the island there are eight private cabanas. Each unit is located on the oceanfront and is nestled between the coconut palms lining this side of the island. The interior of each cabana from floor to ceiling is constructed from Belizean mahogany. They have oversized-windows and screened porches, a private outdoor shower, separate dressing area with an oversized closet. The cabanas are furnished with a queen and full size bed or with a queen bed and sitting arrangement
Dining The dining room and lounge is located at the oceanfront. Three full meals a day, including a hot breakfast. Snacks are available throughout the day and hors d'oeuvres are served prior to dinner. Meals are served family style and dinner includes appetizer,entrée and dessert.
Activities Explore a part of Belize's over 200 miles expanding marvelous reef chain. Best fly- and deep-sea fishing, brilliant diving, snorkeling, kayaking, discover diving, day trips.
Best time to travel Subtropical climate, the temperature can range between 18° C and 32° C but the average is 26° C. Water temperature ranges between 25° C and 27° C in the winter and can be 28° C in summer. In the summer months, it is generally cooler and much dryer at Turneffe Lodge than on the mainland, due to the prevailing trade winds. There is an easterly trade wind throughout the year and it usually picks up in March and April. Official rainy season is June to November, tropical storms occur between June and October. The atoll receives less than half of the rainfall of Belize City
Getting there International flight to Belize and then transfer by luxury yacht (only on Saturdays and Wednesdays); special boat transfer on request.