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See Belize Vacation Rental, Crooked Tree, Belize –
Max adults: 4
Max children: 1 (up to years of age)
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Zenaida Moya, Manager
See Belize Birdwatchers Vacation Cottage is a lovely and peaceful cottage with a lot of beautiful history! It has a large yard with lots of bearing fruit trees and a beautiful garden that attracts many beautiful, local and exotic species of birds! It is managed by a very professional, welcoming, and knowledgeable team. The rental itself comes equipped with the basic necessities guests would need to vacation in a rural setting. Each bedroom is equipped with a double bed, chest of drawers, fan, and full windows to let in natural light and breeze. Getting There Crooked Tree Wildlife Sanctuary is located just three miles off the Phillip Goldson Highway (formerly Northern Highway in the Belize District). The junction is located about midway between Belize City and Orange Walk; approximately 30 miles from either direction. Bus services are available (Monday-Saturday) from Belize City to Crooked Tree Village.
I am the Managing Director at Moya Shepherd and Co Ltd, a real estate and investment brokerage, tours, and vacation rental company. As a former Economist and Head of Department in the government service, and a former two-term elected Mayor of Belize City, my See Belize Team and I know Belize City and Belize inside out and can render our knowledge and expertise to assist you in planning a fun-filled vacation to Belize. As someone who has traveled to over 40 countries on 6 continents, I have met with or worked alongside persons of all walks of life. My team and I are therefore willing and able to assist you in planning your visit to our beautiful country, Belize, and to welcoming you to our spectacular See Belize Vacation Rental!
Established around 1750 during the logwood period, Crooked Tree is perhaps the earliest inland European settlement in Belize. This island, in the middle of Crooked Tree Lagoon, is famous for locally grown and processed cashews. The Mayas lived in Crooked Tree several thousand years ago, as is evidenced by the Chau Hiix Archaeological Site at the south-western corner of Western Lagoon. The site has a central pyramid that rises almost 75 feet above the flat lagoon landscape. Excavations of tombs have turned up beads, containers, blades and ornamental objects that are providing a glimpse into everyday life in one of the last inhabited Mayan settlements. The site is called Chau Hiix, Mayan for jaguarundi, which inhabit the area. The site can be accessed by boat or canoe. Crooked Tree offers an enjoyable experience for birders of any skill level. With 16,400 acres of lagoons, creeks, logwood swamps, broadleaf forest and pine savanna, guests will be sure to see a wide array of wildlife. The Sanctuary protects globally endangered species including the Central American River Turtle (locally known as Hicatee), Mexican Black Howler Monkey, and Yellow-headed Parrot.
Languages spoken: English, Spanish
Area Info –
Altun Ha12.4 miles
Restaurants & Markets
Chinese Grocery Store Supermarket0.2 miles
Carrie's Kitchen Restaurant0.2 miles
Millie and Jay Restaurant0.5 miles
Crooked Tree Lagoon Lake0.5 miles
Philip Goldson International Airport22 miles
Chetumal International Airport52.5 miles
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Food: American, Cajun/Creole, Caribbean, Mexican, Local, Grill/BBQ
Open for: Lunch, Dinner
Free! Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
- Accessible parking
- Parking garage
- Street parking
- Secure parking
Free! WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Freedom to eat when you want
- Cleaning products
- Wardrobe or closet
- Free toiletries
- Body soap
- Walk-in shower
- Toilet paper
- Attached bathroom
Space for everyone to be together
- Dining area
- Sitting area
Media & Technology
Fun for everyone under one roof
- Non-feather pillow
- Socket near the bed
- Trash cans
- Drying rack for clothing
- Clothes rack
- Hardwood or parquet floors
- Private entrance
- Interconnecting room(s) available
- Ironing facilities
Pets are not allowed.
- Roll-in shower
- Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Sit back and relax
- Picnic area
- Sun deck
Food & Drink
- Bottle of water
- Bottle of water
- Tea/Coffee maker
- Cooking class Additional charge
- Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
- Happy hour Additional charge
- Walking tours Additional charge
- Horseback riding Additional charge
- Canoeing Additional charge
- Fishing Off-site
Outdoor & View
Enjoy the view
- Quiet street view
- Garden view
- Shuttle service
- Airport drop-off Additional charge
- Airport pickup Additional charge
- Airport shuttle (additional charge)
- Shuttle service (additional charge)
Front Desk Services
- Private check-in/out
- Tour desk
- Express check-in/out
Entertainment & Family Services
- Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
- Smoke-free property
- Soundproof rooms
- Family rooms
- Non-smoking rooms
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2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
You need to let the property know what time you'll be arriving in advance.
8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.
Refundable damage deposit
A USD150 damage deposit is required on arrival. This deposit will be fully refunded at check-out, as long as there isn't any damage to the property.
Children & Beds
Children are welcome
|0 - 11 years||
Can use an existing bed
The maximum number of children allowed in existing beds depends on the room you pick. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.
No cribs are available
No extra beds are available
No age restriction
There's no age requirement for check-in
See Belize Birdwatchers Vacation Cottage accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.
Smoking is not allowed.
Parties/events are not allowed
Guests need be quiet between 12:00 AM and 6:00 AM.
Pets are not allowed.
Payment before arrival by bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.
A damage deposit of USD 150 is required on arrival. This will be collected as a cash payment. You should be reimbursed on check-out. Your deposit will be refunded in full, in cash, subject to an inspection of the property.
This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.