Mahogany Hall Boutique Resort
What We Love
- Lazing in a hammock while listening to the sound of the rushing Mopan River
- The resort's restaurant, Rico's, sources its organic produce from local farmers
- Bird-watching from the terrace, with binoculars on loan from the front desk
What To Know
- San Ignacio is the closest airport to the resort, which is located in the predominantly rural Cayo district
- Meals are served at set times, with dinner at 6 p.m., though special arrangements can be made for a private, candlelit dinner
- Rooms are decorated with homey quilts, quirky local artworks and handicrafts
- A 10 percent service charge per night will be collected at the Jetsetter checkout
- Free WiFi
- Parking On Site
Romance-seekers and nature lovers will relish a stay at Mahogany Hall, which is noted for its intimate size and quiet, away-from-it-all vibe. Rooms and suites are individually decorated with artworks celebrating local wildlife, while many rooms offer lush mountain views. There are luxurious touches, like Jacuzzi tubs and in-room massages on offer, while meals at Rico’s restaurant feature local, organic produce.
In the Area
Mahogany Hall is situated on the lovely Mopan River, near the hamlet of Bullet Tree Falls. It’s well located for a day trip to the ancient Mayan site of Tikal, Caracol, Xunantunich, or to Cahal Pech, another significant Mayan site as well as the famous Actun Tunichil Muknal. The hotel can suggest hiking routes or arrange regional flights within Belize. But the main allure of Mahogany Hall is its quiet tempo, and many guests prefer to while away the day by the pool, in a hammock or Adirondack chair by the river, or playing a low key game of beach volleyball on the lawn.
How to Get There
We stayed at the Mahogany for three nights. It's close to San Ignacio but out of the way enough to make you feel isolated in paradise. The turquoise waters of the Mopan flow right behind the hotel so you can hear it at night-very relaxing! The hotel itself is gorgeous and very clean.
The staff is incredible and very attentive. They remembered our names and went out of their way to make us comfortable. We were also greeted with an alcoholic beverage upon arrival!
If you're looking for a relaxing getaway, this is where you should stay.
I had a wonderful stay at Mahogany Hall and will definitely be going there again! The staff was amazing, the food was terrific, the rooms were very clean, roomy and comfortable and the atmosphere was unique, relaxing and very serene.
Thank you Richard for creating such a great place and having such great staff to make the experience wonderful!
I will definitely be seeing you again. : )
I highly recommend Mahogany Hall. It is a little way outside of San Ignacio (5-10 minutes), and so you need a taxi/car to go into the city; however, it is a little-isolated paradise along the river. The staff is so welcoming and helpful. The food is excellent. And we had no trouble with our many different tour companies picking us up from the Resort. I would absolutely stay here again. Thank you to Mahogany Hall!
This place is beautiful! The staff was friendly and attentive, the food was so delicious and the Moapan river is absolutely gorgeous! It for sure lives up to the pictures. We had a wonderful time and will be back in the near future.
We booked our stay here to have good proximity to the ruin sites, and did not anticipate the degree of service and amenities. On arrival, greeted with a cold towel and delicious drink, breakfast made to order and served by the river, and three course dinner with delicious local cuisine. The staff was wonderfully attentive, particularly Jose and Ian, and rooms were exactly as pictured on the website. After our daily tours, we tubed in the river directly behind the hotel and swam in the small but pristine private pool. Overall it was much more than expected and very accommodating to our need for an early start, late arrival and other requests. A delightful find!