Ka'ana Belize Resort
San Ignacio, Belize

The Resort

Inspiration comes alive at Ka’ana, a luxe outpost where wandering spirits roam free. Nestled deep in the tropical jungle of western Belize, our boutique resort is an oasis of style, culture, personalized service, and modern amenities for well-seasoned adventurers and tastemakers alike. Our location on the doorstep of an ancient Maya city has inspired Ka’ana’s name, which means “Heavenly Place.”

Distance from BZE Airport: 113 miles | Driving time: 3:21 hrs

Distance from PLJ Airport: 2 miles | Driving time: 0:08 mins

Dining & Inclusions

La Ceiba Restaurant

La Ceiba Restaurant

Farm to jungle. Inspired by the many farms surrounding the property, La Ceiba Restaurant is celebrated for its farmhouse design and chef-driven menu. Featuring local and international cuisine, our full-service dining room pays tribute to seasonal ingredients, most of which are sourced from Ka’ana’s on-site organic garden.
The Wallace

The Wallace

Craft cocktails with local vibes. At The Wallace, you’ll find a jungle-casual atmosphere with an artisanal twist. Our mixologists take pride in crafting inventive cocktails as well as refreshing variations on classics for you to imbibe as you lounge fireside in our courtyard. Come by for a pre-dinner libation and local tapas (“pedasitos”) or for a nightcap to toast the day’s adventures.
Wine Cellar

Wine Cellar

Perfectly paired for adventure. With great food comes great responsibility, which is why Ka’ana is proud to have the largest wine cellar in western Belize. We thoughtfully curate world-class wines exclusively for the enjoyment of our guests, focusing on small-production, New World selections.
Organic Garden

Organic Garden

Green initiatives and greener thumbs. At Ka’ana, delicious food and our relationship with the environment are top priorities. We’ve brought these two loves together in our gorgeous two-acre organic garden, which inspires our chefs and supplies them with the freshest ingredients. Garden Facts Two acres Organic produce Chicken coop Sister goats Rhea and Ceres
Destination Dining

Destination Dining

A rendezvous with fine food. For special occasions or simply because the mood strikes, allow us to create a custom, private dining experience in a unique location on the property. Whether you’re feasting al fresco poolside or ensconced in our cozy wine cellar, you’ll indulge in menus and pairings designed solely to your wishes.
Nightly Events

Nightly Events

Culture comes out at night. At Ka’ana, we regularly host happenings after sundown to inspire guests and educate them about local customs, cuisine, and history. Explore traditional food at Maya Night, learn from a person deeply rooted in the community at History Night, or get a lesson from our on-site mixologist at Destination Cocktail Night.

Spa & Wellness

SPA

Rest and rejuvenate. There’s nothing more rewarding than unwinding physically and spiritually. The Spa at Ka’ana features local, organic products. It offers guests the opportunity to experience the mystic energy of Belize through traditional spa services as well as holistic Reiki healing and local specialty treatments like Maya Abdominal Massage. Spa Highlights Open daily.  Timing upon request. A selection of signature and traditional massages Luxurious facials Treatments for sunburn and mosquito bites Fever grass infusion or kombucha tea following treatment
Ka'ana Spa Brochure

Yoga

Rise and shine and downward dog. We offer yoga at a variety of locations on property and nearby maya temples, we'll find the perfect spot for your vinyasa flowing. Complimentary classes are available at 7 AM Tuesdays and Friday. Private classes are available for three or more people.

Organic Garden

Green initiatives and greener thumbs. At Ka’ana, delicious food and our relationship with the environment are top priorities. We’ve brought these two loves together in our gorgeous two-acre organic garden, which inspires our chefs and supplies them with the freshest ingredients.

Experiences

Xunantunich Mayan Ruins & Cave Tubing

Xunantunich Mayan Ruins & Cave Tubing

A scenic 100-mile drive through the hills of Belize leads to a visit to El Castillo, one of the largest Maya temples in Belize. Climb to the top and enjoy spectacular panoramic views of Belize and Guatemala. On the way back, stop for lunch and then enjoy cave tubing through limestone archways in centuries-old caves.

ATM Caves

ATM Caves

Start with a drive through the beautiful countryside to the village of Teakettle.

From there, head into the Tapir Mountain Nature Reserve and pass through mahogany groves and orchards.

When you arrive at the trail, you'll hike through lush jungle for about 45 minutes before arriving at the caves.

Gear up before entering the caves where you'll spend the next three hours hiking, swimming and exploring this sacred cave formation with your guide.

Duration: 7 hours    Tour time: Departs at 8:30AM    Difficulty Level: Intense

Restrictions: This tour is considered to be a moderate to hard intensity level tour. You’ll need to be able to walk easily on flat and uneven surfaces, cross the river through moderately fast currents (while holding on to a rope), climb through the rocks and tight spaces in the cave.

What's Included: Transportation, Park fees, Gear, Water, Lunch, Guide

Xunantunich Mayan Ruins & Cave Tubing

Xunantunich Mayan Ruins & Cave Tubing

A scenic 100-mile drive through the hills of Belize leads to a visit to El Castillo, one of the largest Maya temples in Belize. Climb to the top and enjoy spectacular panoramic views of Belize and Guatemala. On the way back, stop for lunch and then enjoy cave tubing through limestone archways in centuries-old caves.

ATM Caves

ATM Caves

Start with a drive through the beautiful countryside to the village of Teakettle.

From there, head into the Tapir Mountain Nature Reserve and pass through mahogany groves and orchards.

When you arrive at the trail, you'll hike through lush jungle for about 45 minutes before arriving at the caves.

Gear up before entering the caves where you'll spend the next three hours hiking, swimming and exploring this sacred cave formation with your guide.

Duration: 7 hours    Tour time: Departs at 8:30AM    Difficulty Level: Intense

Restrictions: This tour is considered to be a moderate to hard intensity level tour. You’ll need to be able to walk easily on flat and uneven surfaces, cross the river through moderately fast currents (while holding on to a rope), climb through the rocks and tight spaces in the cave.

What's Included: Transportation, Park fees, Gear, Water, Lunch, Guide

Xunantunich Mayan Ruins & Cave Tubing

Xunantunich Mayan Ruins & Cave Tubing

A scenic 100-mile drive through the hills of Belize leads to a visit to El Castillo, one of the largest Maya temples in Belize. Climb to the top and enjoy spectacular panoramic views of Belize and Guatemala. On the way back, stop for lunch and then enjoy cave tubing through limestone archways in centuries-old caves.

Events & Groups

Plan your next event in our jungle paradise . Ka’ana is a spectacular backdrop for events of all sizes and types. With tropical jungle as our surroundings and mystic ruins as our neighbors, every event at Ka’ana promises to be as memorable as it is unique.

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Total Event Space

La Ceiba Restaurant

La Ceiba Restaurant

Farmhouse Chic in the Jungle. Perfect for wedding receptions and intimate events, La Ceiba is an airy, elegant, rustic space that transforms easily to meet your desires.
The Wallace

The Wallace

Classy and Cozy. Is there a better place to enjoy cocktails than fireside in a lovely courtyard? At The Wallace, every event is inviting. With both indoor and outdoor spaces to make your own, it’s ideal for hosting a cocktail hour or reception with your favorite people.
Star Gazing Deck

Star Gazing Deck

Everything is Better Under the Stars. Day or night, our Star Gazing Deck is open to the sky, offering a perfectly picturesque venue with lush, tropical views.