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The Funky Dodo Backpackers, Hopkins, Belize

2-star2 stars
South Main Road, Hopkins, Stann Creek District, Belize

Located steps from Hopkins Pier
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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  • I loved the vibe here eclectic mix of people and everyone very friendly. Place was well…Nov 25, 2019
  • Comfortable beds, ample locker space, curtained bunks for privacy, personal shelf and…Feb 18, 2019

The Funky Dodo Backpackers, Hopkins, Belize

from NZ$69
  • Classic Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm, Garden View, Garden Area (Solar Hot Water)
  • Traditional Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds, Shared Bathroom (Solar Hot Water)
  • Classic Double Room, 1 Double Bed, Shared Bathroom (Solar Hot Water)
  • Comfort Quadruple Room, Multiple Beds, Private Bathroom, Garden View (Solar Hot Water)
  • Comfort Double Room, Private Bathroom (Queen Room, Solar Hot Water)

What’s around The Funky Dodo Backpackers, Hopkins, Belize


  • Hopkins Pier - 3 min walk
  • Anderson Lagoon - 3.7 mi / 5.9 km
  • Cockscomb Basin Forest Reserve - 11.1 mi / 17.9 km
  • Mayflower Bocawina National Park - 12.5 mi / 20.2 km
  • Marie Sharp's Factory - 15.8 mi / 25.5 km

Getting around

  • Placencia (PLJ) - 61 min drive
  • Dangriga (DGA) - 34 min drive
  • Independence and Mango Creek (INB) - 49 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 11 rooms


  • Check-in time 9 AM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 10 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Up to 2 children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Food and water bowls available


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking (limited)

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • No alcohol served onsite
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Refrigerator in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • German
  • Polish
  • Spanish

In the room

Freshen up
  • Shower only
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Housekeeping - once per stay

The Funky Dodo Backpackers, Hopkins, Belize’s small print

Also known as

  • Funky Dodo Backpackers Hostel Hopkins
  • Funky Dodo Backpackers Hostel
  • Funky Dodo Backpackers Hopkins
  • Funky Dodo Backpackers
  • The Funky Dodo Backpackers Belize/Hopkins
  • The Funky Dodo Backpackers Hopkins
  • The Funky Dodo Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Parties and events are allowed on site. Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a first aid kit, and window guards on site.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

For traveler safety, the following measures are in place: social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; an acrylic shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.

Optional extras

Credit card charges are subject to an extra charge of 6 percent

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of USD 10 per pet, per day

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for The Funky Dodo Backpackers, Hopkins, Belize

  • Is parking offered at The Funky Dodo Backpackers?
    Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at The Funky Dodo Backpackers?
    You can check in from 9 AM to 9 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • What is there to do near The Funky Dodo Backpackers?
    Recommended spots to visit include Hopkins Pier (3-min walk) and Anderson Lagoon (3.7 mi), along with Cockscomb Basin Forest Reserve (11.1 mi) and Mayflower Bocawina National Park (12.5 mi).

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.4 From 6 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Great for backpackers or those who want own room.
friendly helpful hosts and a nice chill common area and coffee in the mornings made for a wonderful stay. will definitely return again. roy and anna will make sure you have a great time in Hopkins.
philip, us3 night trip
Very good 8.0
Fun place
Great hosts and a fun atmosphere. A great place to spend the night before continuing our adventures down the Belizean coast.
Lacey, us1 night romance trip

The Funky Dodo Backpackers, Hopkins, Belize

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