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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Right I n the river, beautiful view. Great place to show your support for Casa Guatemala children’s village. Friendly staff, great service, incredibly helpful and knowledgeable. Good food, great atmosphere.

Thank Charles H
Reviewed 12 October 2017

We were optimistic about Hotel Backpackers, we really were. The hotel itself is beautiful, with large patio areas right on the water. It's located right under the bridge, which provides for some dramatic views and gorgeous sunsets. But the staff was surly, the location is...More

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

Wonderful ambiance. Excellent location. Helpful staff. Good food in the restaurant. Cold beer. What more do you need? Oh I know the profits go to an orphanage and a school. Yes basic rooms but if you are here to stay in your room....

Thank dan3048
Reviewed 26 February 2017

From the CA-13 highway (south side), the Hotel Backpackers is a well located. The prices very reasonable. The staff was warm and welcoming. The wifi is strong and reliable. And I appreciate the underlying mission of the hotel. Unfortunately, that's about the only positive things...More

Thank 256brantl
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We came for drinks and some dinner and had a great time. The service was great and it's a nice location to hang out. The food was great and the menu had a nice selection. I didn't stay at the hotel, so I can't comment...More

Thank Julianna H
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Guatemala > Izabal Department > Rio Dulce > Livingston
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"Ask for a waterfront room, and pay the additional fee."
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"Private room is better than the dorm"
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"All the rooms were roughly the same I believe"
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"Get a room on the second floor:) Watch for the moths that come out at sunset for about 30 minutes."
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