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Fishing Charter Lodging In Placencia

We've collaborated with King Lewey's Island Resort to present exclusive fly-fishing retreats for our guests, allowing them to immerse themselves in dedicated fly-fishing experiences amidst overwater cabanas during their stay. 

The Island features four overwater cabanas each with 1 King & and 1 Double, and a three-bedroom family suite for the fishing guides on the Private Island Rental. Each of these meticulously crafted spaces embodies the essence of idyllic island living, harmoniously blending rustic allure with modern conveniences.

Picture yourself awakening to breathtaking vistas, savoring moments of serenity on private decks, and immersing yourself in the untamed splendor of the surrounding nature—all while enjoying the perfect proximity to embark on unforgettable fly fishing expeditions in the pristine nearby waters.


King Lewey’s Island Resort is a private island paradise in Belize, offering a unique and unforgettable experience for its guests. Explore the exceptional amenities that await you at this tropical haven.


An enchanting voyage through Belize's culinary wonders awaits at The Black Pearl Restaurant & Bar, where the mastery of local flavors by our expert chefs is showcased in every meticulously prepared dish, offering a truly unforgettable dining experience that beautifully captures the essence of our coastal treasures. Moreover, our guests take back more than memories as they have the opportunity to book cooking classes and learn how to make traditional Belizean recipes, adding a flavorful touch to their experience.



Getting to King Lewey's Island Resort in Belize is an effortless and stress-free experience. Our team of dedicated representatives is here to assist you in organizing all the necessary logistics for your journey. From arranging local domestic flights to coordinating ground and boat transfers, we have got you covered.

When traveling from Belize City International Airport to Placencia, you have two transportation options

1. Scenic Ground Transfer (2-3 hours)

Up to 4 Persons: $350

2. Domestic Commuter Flight and airport transfer (30 minutes)

Cost: $160 per person (one-way)

Please choose the option that best suits your needs and preferences for your journey to Placencia.

Upon arrival in Placencia, whether you opt for ground transportation or a domestic flight, please note that our boat will set sail from the MnM Service station dock between 2:00 p.m. and, at the latest, 3:00 p.m.


Our primary concern is the safety and comfort of our valued guests, especially considering the potential rough seas later in the evening.

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    Clouser Deep Minnows #2/0, 2 Pearly Poppers #2/0, 2 Big Fish Deceivers #4/0 Saltwater Poppers #2/0 Assorted Colors Barracuda Needlefish #1, 2/0 Gummy Minnows #2/0 Assorted Colors
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    Gotcha #2, 4, 6, 8 Pearl, Gold or McVay’s Sili Legs #4, 6Puff Fly #4, 6 Pink, Tan Borski’s Bonefish Slider #4, 6 Gotcha Clouser #4, 6 Crazy Charlie #4, 6, 8 Tan, White, Pink, Chartreuse Skinny Water Gotcha #4, 6, 8 (No eyes) Squimp #6, 8 Bonefish Bitters #6, 8 Amber, Olive, Hermit Crab Horror Bonefish Fly Missing Link #4, 6 Olive, Tan Turneffe Crab #4, 6 Olive, Tan Enrico Puglisi Bahamas Shrimp #1, 6 Assorted Colors Christmas Island Special #6, 8 Pink, Pearl, Orange Avalon Shrimp Fly #6 ,8
    Sunglasses Sunglasses are one of the most important pieces of equipment you need to have. You need them to see fish, period. We recommend polarized lenses in either copper, amber or brown. If they have side shields on them or they wrap around all the better. Bring a second pair just in case and also cleaning solution, clothes and wipes. Sunscreen Sunscreen is a must. You certainly don’t want to ruin your trip because you didn’t bring it and use it. We suggest 30 SPF at a minimum and it should be waterproof and sweatproof. Also, bring lip balm that is at least 30 SPF as well. Be sure to wash your hands thoroughly after applying sunscreen so that it doesn’t get on your leader, tippet or fly. Clothing You don’t need to bring a lot of clothing for Belize. It’s usually between 75-80 degrees Fahrenheit both day and night. Shorts, t-shirts, and a pair of long light weight pants will do it. Everything is casual in Belize so no worries about dressing properly. When fishing be sure to wear a long sleeve fishing shirt and long light weight pants that you can get wet. The sun is intense and it’s best to stay covered up. We also recommend a baseball style hat with a lightweight neck gaiter. The neck gaiter will protect your face and help to keep your hat on during windy boat rides. Some of our guests also like to wear sun gloves to protect their hands. Rain Gear It can rain at anytime in Belize so be prepared. Bring a lightweight waterproof rain jacket with a hood. It’s always wise to bring a few large garbage bags to cover your gear and luggage during the downpours. Footwear It’s flip flops when you’re not fishing but you’ll need to bring a pair of wading boots for fishing. When wading the flats you’ll encounter coral, sea urchins, shells and other sharp things that will cut your feet up. Do a little shopping and you’ll find flats booties or wading boots that are specially designed for fishing in saltwater – that’s what you’re looking for. Camera Equipment At minimum bring your cell phone so you can get some shots of you with your fish. If it’s not waterproof get a case for it that is. If you have high end cameras an lenses put them in waterproof cases to protect them. Tools Most of the time your guide will have the tools you’ll need while fishing; however, if you think you may do some fishing on your own we suggest putting together a toolkit of your own. Here are a few things to include: fishing pliers, multi-tool knife, forceps, hook file, nippers, flashlight, headlamp, set of eyeglass size screwdrivers and of course some duct tape. Travel Documents You must have a valid passport with you that is valid for at least six months beyond the duration of your stay in Belize. It’s always wise to make photocopies of your passport, driver’s license, travel insurance documents, credit cards and any other important documents and keep them somewhere different than where you keep the originals. Travel Insurance You never know what may happened in the world that could disrupt your travel plans so we suggest getting travel insurance. Global Rescue ( is a highly recommend company that should cover all situations.
  • Please Review Terms & Conditions
    To reserve your guide and accommodations a 50% deposit is required within 10 days of booking. Upon receipt of the deposit the guides and accommodations will be reserved. The balance of the payment is due 90 days prior to the date of the trip. All payments are to be made payable and sent to Charlie Leslie Fly Fishing or by credit card over the phone at +501-673-0553. Trips cancelled or shortened as a result of inclement weather and/or acts of nature including hurricanes or due to airline delays, strikes or political unrest are not refundable. Any unused portion of these packages by guest’s choice is not refundable. ​ Cancellations received before 90 days from arrival date, 100% of deposit may be transferred to another date or to another angler or refunded minus 10% cancellation fee. Cancellations between 45-90 days from arrival date, 50% of deposit may be transferred to another date or to another angler or refunded minus 10% cancellation fee Less than 45 days before arrival date, No deposits will be refunded or credited to another date/angle All cancelations must be in writing and sent to We strongly recommend that both anglers and guests purchase travel insurance for your trip. We recommend Global+Rescue.
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