Welcome to The Dodo

The Funky Dodo Backpackers Hostel is located right in center of the original Garifuna village of Hopkins on the Caribbean coast of Belize. We have a swimming pool and a treetop bar under a Mayan thatched roof where we serve a selection of drinks as well as breakfast and bar food all at backpacker’s prices.

We offer comfortable budget accommodation in the spacious 14 bed dormitory in full size single bunk beds and we have 7 private rooms that accommodate from 1 to 4 people with either shared bathrooms or ensuite

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31 AUG
2013

Building a Backpackers hostel in Belize – The tale of The Dodo – Part 2

12/12/10 It had been 3 weeks since the sale and purchase agreements had been signed and file had been delivered to the Land Registry Department in Belmopan. 3 weeks is not long in property purchasi... continue reading →
27 AUG
2013

Building a Backpackers hostel in Belize - The tale of The Dodo - Part 1

This is the tale of The Funky Dodo Backpackers Hostel – Hopkins Village, Belize, Central America   I personally built this business from the ground up on a shoe string, both the physical cons... continue reading →