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    The Funky Dodo Backpackers

    Main street, Hopkins, Belize
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 127 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    I was a little sick when I got there, but the management and all the people connected took a good care to make sure that I had a plenty of water to drink and a good place to sleep which I needed, and when I...More

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    Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 5 days ago

    Thank you so much for your kind words from all of us here! We're glad to help whenever and wherever we can...and to make you one of the family. Safe travels, and can't wait to see you again!

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I can't wait to return to what I can now call my second home thanks to Anna, Roy and there furry family. Located in beautiful place it was hard to imagine leaving. The beds are so comfortable which I'd never really expect. I love the...More

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    Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Thank for your kind words from all of us --including Jax, Maya and Fritz! We miss you already, and can't wait for you to come back! --and we're really glad you liked our brand new mattresses--

    Reviewed 1 week ago 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.

    Thank riofan
    Response from Roy N, Owner at The Funky Dodo BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    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 3 weeks ago

    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 3 weeks ago

    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!

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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Price range
    • US$26 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    • Stann Creek >
    • Hopkins
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    27 December 2017|
    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
    22 January 2017|
    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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    "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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    "Im older than most so a firmer matress would be nice but mostly young folk here so it was fine. Fans in room."
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