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The Funky Dodo Backpackers

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Reviewed 12 January 2018 via mobile

Clean and plentiful showers/ sinks. Ok option in a place with not really many good options for cheap accommodation. Mattresses are so so so bad, it’s not good to allow people to sleep on them really... still, I guess I survived. Hosts are nice.

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Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 13 January 2018

Thank you for your review. We have replaced every mattress in the Funky Dodo with brand new ones! Sorry this didn't happen in time for your visit (they were on order for six months), hope you visit us again soon!

Reviewed 27 December 2017

We have stayed at the Dodo three times now. Anna and Roy are great hosts and they have worked hard to improve what was a run down Hostal. We have met backpackers from many countries there. The setup encourages sharing travel experiences. Hopkins is a...More

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Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 27 December 2017

Thank you so much from the entire FunkyDodo team! We can't wait to see you again, come back soon! Safe travels!

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Perfect size of a hostel, get in touch with other backpackers easily in the nice garden with hammocks. Cheap water. Unfortunately, my mattress was very uncomfortable in the dorm, but the rest was perfect. Perfect place to chill. Clean bathrooms!

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Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 5 December 2017

Thank you so much from the entire Funky Dodo team! *We are in the of replacing all the mattresses in the dorm- finding quality mattresses at a decent price is a big challenge here, but we should have all new ones soon!

Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

We arrived to Hopkins late (5pm) on a Monday evening and most things were closed. We checked out Funky Dodo at the recommendation of a person we met on the beach and we were really glad we did. We splurged and stayed in the beautiful,...More

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Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 3 December 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words from the entire Funky Dodo team. We're really glad you stopped by, and hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 21 November 2017

Would be nice to have chairs available for beach whether rent or deposit some lightweight durable plastic would be convenient they are gracious helpful easygoing clean occasionally sense of humor kitty

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Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 21 November 2017

Thank you for your kind review. Safe travels! We do offer large beach towels (for a deposit) that our guests can take to the beach.

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US$27 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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US$27 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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tcspo
27 December 2017|
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Response from Roy N | Property representative |
Hi there! You can email us at info@funkydodo.bz You can also find and message us on Facebook @funkydodo Our phone is (501) 676.DODO
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Meals range from less than BZ$10 to over BZ$100, depending on what you want. A good Belizean meal (stew chicken, rice and beans) is usually BZ$10-15. Drinks- soft drinks and beer are about BZ$4. Wine is expensive. Mixed... More
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"Save some cash, stay in the Dormitory"
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"Sharing a private room is a good buy."
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"I chose the shared bunk room."
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"The dorms are HOT but there are enough fans in there to aim at most of the beds."
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