Belize River Lodge is a tried-and-proven, world–class fishing lodge set in tropical greenery and colorful flowers. This is a perfect choice for a serious fishing expedition. Enjoy the tranquility of the hundreds of birds on the property, as well as being serenaded by the nearby howler monkeys. In addition to the outstanding fishing program, non-fishing or semi-anglers can enjoy many eco-adventure tours (both ½ and full days) throughout the mainland such as the Mayan Ruins, canoeing, the Belize Zoo, and zip-lining courses, to name a few. Snorkeling and leisurely boat tours are also available.
Local waters harbor a diversity of species–bonefish, tarpon, permit, snook and many more. Fish with veteran guides, either on the nearby rivers or a short boat ride to the miles of flats that offer all 3 grand slam species. Large migratory tarpon available between April and October.
The lodge is constructed of native mahogany, providing a warm, relaxing atmosphere. With a maximum capacity of 16, the lodge has 8 double rooms each with private bathroom. The meals are prepared in the best Belizean tradition. Owners Mike Heusner and Marguerite Miles make you feel right at home.
Bring outfits in 8, 10, and 12 wts. with tropical saltwater floating lines to cover all species. A complete gear list with detailed information will be sent upon confirmation. Frontiers can provide expert advice on finding the right gear for your trip. Rental gear is available.
Belize is a 2 1/2-hour flight from several U.S. gateway cities (Miami, Houston, Dallas, and Atlanta). The lodge is conveniently located 10 minutes from the Belize International Airport. This offers the opportunity for anglers to fish a half day on arrival or departure if your flight schedule permits. Wi-Fi is available throughout the lodge. There is no minimum stay or set arrival or departure day.
For U.S. citizens; a passport that is valid for 6 months after the last day of your trip is required. Residents of other countries should check with their consulate for entry requirements.
Rates based on shared room/shared boat.
2 for 1 Special: June 15-December 15, 2021
First angler pays the single room/single guide rate, and the 2nd person sharing the same room/guide goes free!
*Shorter packages available.
UK Managing Director
Senior Program Manager
Specializes in Bahamas, Belize, Christmas Island fishing, and United States wingshooting programs.
Senior Program Manager
Specializes in Belize, Cabo San Lucas and American West fishing programs.
Frontiers has operated in Belize for over 40 years and was thrilled to receive the excellent news from Turneffe Flats Lodge that Minister Figueroa officially enacted a country-wide gillnet ban on November 5, 2020. This is great news for Belize's marine environment after a long process led over the past several years by Turneffe Atoll Trust (TAT).
In 2018, TAT formed the Coalition for Sustainable Fisheries -- bringing sport ...