General Information

For over fifteen years, The Garbutt's Brothers, " Scully, Oliver and Eworth " have been guiding the waters of Punta Gorda, east to Sapodilla Cayes, and norht to Placencia. Now after working for several lodges through the region, they now have a fishing lodge of their own, " Garbutt's Fishing Lodge ". A new fishing focused operation with the best location in all of Southern Belize.

The greatest thing about our operation is that it is a " family " run program. Scully, Oliver and Eworth as the guides. An the older brother Dennis as the Lodge Manager. When fishing out of Garbutt's Fishing Lodge, you are not just another guest, you become part of our family for the time your in our care.

The lodge is located on a small point of land on the Joe Taylor Creek, the lodge is in the Town of Punta Gorda, just a coupleminutes walk and your in center of Town. The lodge overlooks the Joe Taylor Creek on the back and the beautiful Caribbean Sea to the front. Upstairs of the lodge main building is our " Grand Slam Bar " a new eating and drinking establishment with great character and excelent decor.

Our Menu is a combination of fresh seafood dishes and traditional Creole cuisine that includes stewed chicken, pork, rice and beans with fresh vegetables. Which is prepared by the Garbutt's Family.

On the smaller point of land on Joe Taylor Creek is or cabins, imaginatively perfect. Each commodious cabin features two beds, a private bath, hot showers, air conditioning units, cable TV set, wireless internet, and most of all a well put together deck that hangs over the open sea and another that allows you to overlook the Joe Taylor Creek.

Apart from our premier services, enjoy nature's share of this prestigious assourtment; witness dolphins leaping across the horizon as the sun rise. Simply afordable and worth your while. Who seen it knows it, don't miss out, book your package today.

Boats and Equipments

We here at Garbutt's Fishing Lodge fish with 23 footsuper-spangas, boats that are ideal for both polling the flats and running over open water. All of our boats have polling platforms and are designed for fly fishing, with spacious casting decks and clean interiors. While loaner rods are available if needed, it is advised that anglers bring their own tackle and equipment.

" World Class Fly Fishing "
Joe Taylor Creek, Punta Gorda Town. © 2011 Garbutt's Marine & Fishing Lodge.
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