30 Acres of rolling hills on Macal River, Cayo District
This 30 acres of rolling hills is situated just outside Cristo Rey Village; perched on the Macal River and just across the river from the world renowned resort of Chaa Creek. The property features dozens of fruit trees, hard wood trees and best of all; over 1,000 feet of river frontage. The property is planted in numerous producing fruit trees such as coconuts, mangoes, avocadoes, limes, tamarind, star apple, rolinia, craboo, all spice, tangerine, orange, grapefruit and coffee trees. Other trees include several cedar, mahogany trees and medicinal trees such as Moringa and noni.
A portion of the property is kept in pasture land for a few horses and can be maintain with tractor brushog.
There is a concrete home on the property with approximately 1,200 sq. ft. of living space overlooking the river and dense jungle. This home has an open concept kitchen and dining area with 2 bedrooms with bathroom.
There is also a concrete foundation with 850 sq. ft. of space that could be finished and turned into a guest house.
Included also are 4 thatched roof cabanas with shower. There is 1 barn on property measuring 28’ x 40’, 1 storage shed and 1 saddle shed.
The quiet and peaceful setting calls for an abundance of wildlife including lot of birds, iguanas, agouti, grey foxes, coatimundi and even monkeys. The Macal River is an excellent source of water and a popular tourist attraction, frequently used for swimming, river kayaking and canoeing.
The property is just 20 minutes drive from downtown San Ignacio and just ½ mile off the paved San Antonio road. There are several other lodges and resorts in the area. Great for a river resort, farm or investment opportunity.