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Ka’ana Boutique Resort

Ka'Ana  Boutique Hotel, Belize, vacationist

Photo: Courtesy of Ka'ana Boutique Resort

Mile 69 1/4 W. Hwy.
San Ignacio, Belize
TEL: (501) 824-3350
TEL: (877) 522-6221

Set just down the road from the Mayan ruins at Xunantunich and the Guatemalan border, Ka’ana—Mayan for “heavenly place”—opened in 2007 as the first luxury resort in Western Belize. The resort’s main hacienda has five Balam rooms overlooking the infinity pool; 15 larger, semi-independent casitas are tucked among the property’s shade palms and lush tropical foliage. All have interiors that combine local craftsmanship with contemporary cool—furnishings made from indigenous wood and stone share space with plasma flat-screens, iPod docking stations, and personal espresso machines (in a unique twist, the Mayan-inspired wall art from local painter Jorge Landero is switched every four days). The restaurant makes use of local ingredients, many from the resort’s own organic garden.

Insider Tip:

Book a culinary class with Chef Sean Kuylen, which includes a tour of the organic garden and local farmers’ market.

Amenities

Open / Closes
  • Family Friendly
  • Green/Eco-Friendly
  • Luxury Boutique Hotel
  • Maid Service
  • Meeting Room
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • WiFi

Number of Rooms: 5

Number of Suites: 15 casitas

Year Opened: 2008

Other: In-town Resort

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