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Seaside Guest House

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

This place is infested with disgusting bed bugs and the owners know it but do not care. It is old filthy house and by no means an acceptable form of paid accommodation. DO NOT stay here even as a last resort - you will regret it.

Thank Elle G
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Unless you want an infestation of bed bugs biting you at night and coming home in your luggage, please save yourself and go somewhere else. We found bed bugs in the mattress in room 5. When we told the owner. Her answer was, "yes I know, that's why we put another mattress on top of it." For everyone reading this,...

1Thank db0wer
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

We booked this simply because we wanted to book something for one evening before we went on to the islands. So dirty and dark and hot and I'm pretty sure my sheets weren't washed and got bitten my bugs. The lady who checked us in was pretty cool but the whole place didn't have a nice vibe and was way...

Thank Katiesarahd
Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This was the first place I visited in Belize, I arrived very early off a bus from Cancun and didn't feel very safe when I arrived. I wish I had taken a photo as the photos on here make it seem clean and like it has been freshly painted. The floors and walls are wooden but the felt dirty, the...

1Thank Abbie C
Oakland, California
Reviewed 7 June 2016

My friend booked our stay at the Seaside, so I arrived without any prior information or internet research. The guesthouse is easily accessible, right across the swinging bridge with a great view of the water. True to other reviews, the house is an older glory, but it still has charm and character. I loved the upstairs porch with hammocks and...

1Thank Treegrapes
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Upon arrival, the main host, Mitch, was drunk as a skunk. He had no record of our reservations that we had made, and insisted that we pay cash because he owed money to some other people and needed the cash. He then kept pressuring us to buy some leftover ceviche they had made the night before. He bickered with some...

Thank Sean J
Driehuis, The Netherlands
Reviewed 27 April 2016

The guesthouse is within walking distance of most points of interest in Belize, particularly the San Pedro Boat Terminal to Caye Caulker, Sand Pedro and beyond. It's a two-story house that has all the facilities you need: a shared kitchen, fridge with utensils that you can use. My room had 3 beds of only one was in use during my...

Thank timnij
London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 March 2016

The staff here are very friendly and made me feel right at home. Going out of their way to take me to places to buy food and provide important information for travel throughout Belize. The house itself is a traditional old fashioned Caribbean style wood frame house, which has seen better days but I found it charming whilst a bit...

Thank AblazeRich
Carlsbad, California
Reviewed 27 January 2016 via mobile

Although everyone who worked here was friendly the guesthouse itself is pretty disgusting and overpriced. Bed bugs, broken window, holes in the bathroom so you can see the floor below, dirty sheets, and to top it off..$50US a night!! I can deal with a dirty hostel/guesthouse if that's what I'm paying for but for $50 a night I do have...

1Thank Grecia A
hurricane4mitch, Owner at Seaside Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Friend, As the owner of Seaside I am saddened and disappointed that you did not have the best experience here at our family run guesthouse in the historic colonial district of our quaint Belizean City. I am sorry that you did not find the conditions up to par but we strive every day to improve on our standards with...

Reviewed 8 September 2015

I booked this hotel on my first night to Belize from the glowing reports in the Lonely Planet Guide. Not the best arrival. Extremely intimidating. There was a big dispute with another guest and the front garden was full of trash. Arguments continued threw out the night. Though the manager/owner "A" tries to coast over the obvious problems with the...

4Thank John W

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  • Kitchenette
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Seaside Guest House

Address: 3 Prince Street, Belize City, Belize
Region: Belize > Belize District > Belize City
Number of rooms: 10
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Seaside Guest House Hotel Belize City
Seaside Guest House Belize/Belize City
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“flirt with owner”
AblazeRich, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
“There are none”
waferb, 3 May 2015 | Read review
“Go for the dorms if you are on a budget...”
Z1839RXjohnt, 9 Feb 2014 | Read review
“No tips. Just don't go.”
vancitybabe22, 22 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Just don't choose a room here. Go to the Cayes!!!”
wanderingfeet24, 13 Jan 2014 | Read review
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