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The Funky Dodo Backpackers

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  • Average6%
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
Breakfast included
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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.

Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The place is beautiful with hammocks and a decent kitchen but this is not really a backpackers. We did not feel welcomed and the first evening we ended up going back to our room to hang out as the owners of the hostel were having...More

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Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 14 November 2017

Thank you for your review. I am so sorry you did not feel welcomed. I wish I would have noticed that you weren't happy, and we would have invited you to join all of us. The common areas are for all to use, and quite...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017

The Funky Dodo Backpackers is a great hostel. It's located in the center of Hopkins right next to the sea. The staff is really nice and easy to communicate with. The place was very clean. I strongly recommend this hostel!

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Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 28 October 2017

From the entire staff here at the Funky Dodo: Thank you so much for your kind words! Safe travels!

Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

What a Great place or make your home base while in Belize...I can't say enough about the owner's Anna and Roy helpful,kind and just great people ! My trip had to be cut short due to Family emergency they helped me in everyway possible ..the...More

Thank Mary Anne S
Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 25 October 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words. Hope all is well with your family, and hurry back!

Reviewed 13 October 2017

What a cute little hostel tucked away in thr little town of Hopkins! The rooms were great. The hammock room fantastic! The owners are very helpful, knowledgable, and fun! A worthwhile place to checkinto, if you are in the area.

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Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 13 October 2017

Thank you so much for your kind words! Safe travels!

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
US$20 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Price range
US$20 - US$33 (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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stormyblueeyez
22 January 2017|
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Response from Roy N | Property representative |
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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