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The Funky Dodo Backpackers

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Overview
Karuba South Main street Steps Away From The Main Intersection In The Village, Hopkins Belize See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
2 Star accommodation
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All reviews outdoor kitchen shared kitchen bus stop helpful owners free coffee in the morning private rooms are place to stay no hot water great hosts friendly locals laundry service wealth of knowledge the beach is nice laid back location is great jaguar reserve hopkins village
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was looking for something nice and wasn’t expecting to find it here. We stayed upstairs in room 10. The only downfall of the nice room is it is right on the street and you hear everything. This place does not have AC but it’s...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank aleciajoelle
Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you so much from the entire crew at the Funky Dodo for your kind words, and for choosing to stay with us! We wish you safe and happy travels, and hope to see you again soon! **We just acquired a portable a/c unit that...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

Recommended for budget travelers and those a like looking for a cozy, well taken care of place to stay. Hosts were super helpful in telling us how to get around. Felt safe and everyone was friendly. Would definitely stay again!

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 30 October 2018

Thank you so much from all of us! It was so nice to have you stay with us. Happy and safe travels until we meet again!

Reviewed 28 October 2018

We stayed at Funky Dodo for two nights in a beautiful double rooms with own bath. Funky Dodo offered us everything we needed, like laundry service, use of their kitchen, free coffee in the morning. This allowed us a very relaxed stay at the very...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Martin W
Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 28 October 2018

Thank you so much from all of us at the Funky Dodo. Glad you enjoyed your stay, we hope to see you again soon! We wish you safe and happy travels until the next time!

Reviewed 24 October 2018

The dorms are newly constructed, have comfortable beds, with fans available. There are an adequate number of showers and toilets and they are kept clean. It's a few minutes walk to the beach. There are two fridges for guests and an equipped kitchen. The owners...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank mrees164883
Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind words. We are really happy you enjoyed your stay at the Funky Dodo, and we hope to see you again soon! Safe travels!

Reviewed 20 October 2018

Funky Dodo in Hopkins village is my home away from home for planning and making progress at our Belize Eco Village project near Maya Centre village. This is a popular backpackers destination for many good reasons. The newly remodeled dorms and rooms are nice and...More

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Date of stay: October 2018
Thank mmH5253QJ
Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 20 October 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review. We can't wait to see you again! Safe travels!

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About
Description
The Funky Dodo Backpackers Hostel is located right in center of the original Garifuna village of Hopkins on the Caribbean coast of Belize. We offer comfortable budget accommodation in the spacious 16 bed dormitory More in full size single bunk beds and we have 10 private rooms that accommodate from 1 to 4 people with either shared or private bathrooms. We have free high speed Wi-Fi everywhere on the property and a cool shaded sandy yard where you can relax and chill out. We have hammocks and plenty of seating, a well equipped kitchen free of use and plenty of clean bathrooms. We assist our guests with the finding the best, lowest cost tour operators; you will be able to get out there and see the sights for the best prices in town. We are here to help and we will make sure you know where you are going and you know how to get there and that you are fully aware of all the things to see in and around the village. Come hang out with the coolest people from all around the world! See you soon! Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$32 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Belize > Stann Creek > Hopkins
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$32 - US$66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Belize > Stann Creek > Hopkins
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tcspo
27 December 2017|
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Response from RoyFunkyDodo | 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 RoyFunkyDodo | 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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"Dealer’s choice. They are all good as far as I could tell."
Resort53505184559
2 weeks ago
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"Hot shower option in room 7. We only had cold "
Chunkyluv
3 weeks ago
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"We had a twin room closest to the beach and it was great."
AlpineResortRiceLake
4 weeks ago
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"Treetop rooms are nice."
mmH5253QJ
20 Oct 2018
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