Located on South Water Caye, a 12 acre private island perched on the barrier reef. Covered in white coral sand, coconut palms, and tropical flowers, it's a beautiful base to explore the surrounding islands reefs, mangrove ranges, and "Southwater Caye Cut" just south of the island. South Water Caye Lodge consists of a main lodge, marine biology lab, and dining area with two open-air verandahs, a full-service bar, gift shop and internet access. As part of the main building, a dorm room accommodations for student groups. Also, nestled in the mangroves on the eastern shoreline of the island are private cottages, ideal for singles, families, and couples looking to get away from it all.