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Fort McMurray
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Yuma's Hostel is amazing. Where do I even begin? Yuma's is more like a guesthouse than a hostel with its amenities and welcoming vibe. Yes, it is very important to abide to the rules, but it's not that hard. There is a 0 tolerance for drugs or rowdiness..basically be respectful and you will enjoy your stay to the fullest. We...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 1 week ago

the hostel itslef is very beautiful and clean. i had a very nice stay there. the only two things is that there is no hot water (but its so hot outside that its not a real problem), and that nobody, but really nobody that is not staying there can enter the hostel even in the terrace, its a bit exaggerated....

Thank Deboramselem
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although I've never stayed in a hostel before I have to say how thoroughly impressed I was with Yuma's Place. The prices are very reasonable. Exceptionally clean and such an excellent location. Great atmosphere and very comfortable. Susanne and her staff run an excellent establishment. The rules that are in place are there for a reason and are really just...

Thank LA B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

4 days of scuba diving in the Belize Barrier Reef does something to a Caucasian fresh out of winter in Michigan. Laying delirious in a hammock at Yuma's, Suzanna the hostel manager came to check on me. I had heat stroke. Suzanna proceeded to layer me in cool rags and buy me bottled water and check in until I was...

Thank Daniel J
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we loved our time here. it's in a fantastic location, right in the heart of the action but it's still nice and quiet come nighttime. there's a guard that keeps watch all night and he makes sure that no one is making too much noise. We were concerned it might be really busy and noisy, but it was really peaceful....

Thank diamondcampbell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My boyfriend stayed here six years ago so we decided to come back. The location is fantastic, close to the ferry right on the beach. It is probably to cleanest hostel i have ever been in. There are rules (like mentioned before in ratings) which might offend people but in all honestly, rules are in every hostel. It is what...

Thank Katharina M
Flagstaff, Arizona
Reviewed 3 February 2017

I think lodging options on Caye Caulker are limited, because this place is the top-rated hostel and I'm not sure it totally met expectations. It was clean and beds were comfy (although the rooms were teensy), but the plumbing didn't work very well during the three nights I was there. There is no hot water in the showers, which I...

Thank Sarah S
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 31 January 2017

As mentioned by other reviewers, Yuma's has rules posted everywhere (website, bathroom, common areas, etc...) however, they are not over overbearing and relatively easy to follow with common sense. The hostel itself was clean and super relaxing. No a/c but fans are provided and the rooms are cool at night. Yuma's sits between 2 ferry docks ( use Ocean Ferry...

Thank kng88
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Yuma's is a nice, clean quiet hostel located at the beach of Caye Caulker, in between the two ferry services and on the main road. They have a nice garden with good places to sit and hammocks. At first it might not seem the most welcoming place the way the rules are presented, but if you are looking for a...

Thank Kristiaan K
West Hartford, Connecticut
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Feels more like an authoritarian camp than a relaxing hostel in paradise. Great location and nice rooms though. The rules are plastered everywhere and super strictly enforced without even a thought of common sense. This gives the hostel a vibe of tension rather than relaxation (even though we were following the rules). The owners are the opposite of welcoming and...

Thank Elliot S

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Yuma’s House Belize is a lovely inexpensive beachfront Backpacker's Hostel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Yuma's House Belize

Address: Playa Asuncion, Caye Caulker, Belize
Region: Belize > Belize Cayes > Caye Caulker
Price Range: ₹ 785 - ₹ 1,832 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Yuma`s House Belize Hotel Caye Caulker
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“If you're looking to use the ferry, use Ocean Ferry NOT San Pedro Express. OF is cheaper & just as fast, if not faster than SPE.”
 of 5 bubbles kng88, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room #6 gets way too much spotlight all night from the dock”
 of 5 bubbles jessk952, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The best bathroom is on the first floor!”
 of 5 bubbles leilaemily, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Stock up on a gallon of water at night -- the free water closes around 8:30PM”
 of 5 bubbles footstepf, 19 Jun 2016 | Read review
“There is one private room with a window looking out onto the sea. This may be a nice room to ask for.”
 of 5 bubbles Blady123, 26 May 2016 | Read review
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