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    The Round House Hostel

    | Aldea Piedra Pintada, Livingston, Rio Dulce 18002, Guatemala
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    US$ 7
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    Overview
    • Excellent87%
    • Very good8%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “hot springs” (13 reviews)
    “the river” (44 reviews)
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    Hotel Finca Tatin
    347 reviews
    #1 of 9 hotels in Livingston
     
    Hotel Mansion del Rio
    148 reviews
    #1 of 3 hotels in Izabal
     
    Hotel Villa Caribe
    262 reviews
    #2 of 9 hotels in Livingston
     
    Bruno's Hotel and Marina
    61 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Fronteras
     
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    11 - 15 of 98 reviews

    Reviewed 30 November 2016

    While we didn't stay here since we were already booked at Finca Tatin, we had some friends who did and they said it was amazing. We did visit for awhile and found the place to be just as relaxing and welcoming as Finca Tatin, it...More

    Thank Sharonbader
    Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

    Roundhouse is located on the river, beautiful and scenic and relaxed. It has a fun area for junping into the river and hammocks for relaxing. There is no internet which makes it a really good place to get away for a few days. A highlight...More

    Thank Lala L
    Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

    We stayed at the round house hostel for three nights and found our little piece of heaven there. It is located between rio dulce and Livingston and only reachable by boot. This place is calm and beautiful, has great food, hammocks on the water, docks...More

    1  Thank Megmoose1
    Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

    The Round House Hostel is the best hostel I have stayed at in Guatemala. The location on the river is beautiful and the hostel has great hammocks and loungers to soak in the views. The food is delicious and great value for money. The staff...More

    1  Thank René T
    Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

    Excellent staff (Victor was so helpful, attentive and lovely), amazing food, great value for money, very peaceful. A backpacker's heaven and the best/most luxurious hostel I have stayed in in Guatemala (and possibly Central America).

    Thank Jennifer D
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    Bruno's Hotel and Marina
    61 reviews
    #1 of 1 hotels in Fronteras
     
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    • Restaurant
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    • Pool
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$ 15 - US$ 19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Location
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    • Izabal Department >
    • Rio Dulce >
    • Livingston
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    stellajem
    8 September 2015|
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    Response from Jamie W | Reviewed this property |
    We kayaked up to the hot springs too - it depends how strong a kayak-er you are but I think it took us about half an hour and it was certainly quicker coming back as we were going downstream. The owners at the Roundhouse are... More
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    21 January 2015|
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    Response from ChefMartin001 | Reviewed this property |
    Yep, 2 seperate showers and 2 separate toilets to share. But you can always jump in the river. Clean water and just as refreshing as the showers. I did it for 5 months too.
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    "Quiet rooms, very comfortable. Both the dorms and the private rooms are great options."
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    "privates and dorms are basically the same price if you are a couple"
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    "I didn't stay in the private rooms but they looked fine. The dorm area is super neat. The whole round..."
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    "The private rooms are a great deal!"
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