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“Good accommodation in San Ignacio”
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Hi-et
Ranked #17 of 35 San Ignacio B&B and Inns
Reviewed 13 April 2014

We have had a difficult time in finding a reasonable place to stay in our trip in San Ignacio. When looking for a place to sleep we have found many hotels with, in our opinion, unjustified prices. Eventually we have settled for Hi-et Guesthouse and we have been with our choice.

The Hotel is very close, within 2 minutes walking, to the main street, our private double room was ok, and, the most important, the price is unbeatable.

We definitely recommend this place compared to other options in San Ignacio.

  • Stayed: March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 24 January 2014

Great location and everything you need for cheep. A friend and I went and got a room for $24 a night, so we each paid $12. They have wifi, hot water, and are located right next to places to eat. I highly recommend this place to stay.

  • Stayed: January 2014, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 16 December 2013

If you don't need anything fancy, Hi-Et is super cheap and the rooms are clean. Nothing special, but if you want a clean bed and a hot shower then this will get the job done. We paid $20 a night and that allowed us to financially recover a little bit from staying in more expensive hotels.

  • Stayed: March 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Liz T
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Reviewed 4 December 2013

This place is nothing spectacular. But the rooms are clean, the water is hot, and its super conveniently located. It's run by a guy named Junior and his family. They are nice enough, not overly talkative. The prices are great though. $25BZ for a single bed room with a shared bath. $50BZ for a 2 bed room with private bath. All in all a good experience.

  • Stayed: November 2013, travelled solo
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Thank Olivia K
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Reviewed 29 June 2013

A one minute walk from the main street in San Ignacio, this guest house is very central to anything going on in San Ignacio. it's run by a family, and you have to walk through a bit of their house to get to your room. The rooms are very simple. We had some miscommunication before arrival, and we thought we got rooms with shared bathrooms, but they were all booked so we ended up staying in rooms with a private bathroom, but they were very accommodating and gave us the rooms for a cheaper price (we were students on a tight budget!) Rooms had running water with a shower, toilet and sink, two bedrooms. Not sure if they had hot water, but it was so warm outside that you really wanted to take a cold shower :) Rooms had a fan but no air conditioning.

  • Stayed: June 2013, travelled with friends
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1  Thank Lui1711
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Reviewed 9 June 2013

We've stayed here on every trip to Belize. It's one of the safest feeling places we've stayed in the country since you actually walk through the owner's home to get to your room. It's also a bargain at $25bz a night! We stayed in one of the rooms with a shared bath. Just a bed, a fan, a corner rod with coat hangers and a little balcony.The balcony is a pleasant place to sit quietly in the early morning or late evening and just watch the world go by. The rooms are small, and you don't feel like you have much privacy with the lattice at the ceiling, but you don't spend much time in them anyway, and even though all the rooms were full we never had to wait for the bathroom. The family is great and the location is unbeatable, right in the heart of downtown.

  • Stayed: May 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank JVedaJones
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Reviewed 15 May 2013

It appears as though the word is out about the bargain rooms at Hi-Et cause the 25Bz rooms were full the three nights that we stayed. We opted to pay for the private rooms (50Bz) because they seemed like the best option in town (and we looked at a lot of other places). We had the room that is near the fridge on the right when you walk in. Internet works in this room. The place is very nice and the family is so friendly. It has a fridge, microwave and kettle which is really helpful if you want to prepare some food or have nice cold drinks. There are several other options for private rooms in the city that are slightly cheaper, but they don't appear as safe as Hi-Et, nor do they have internet or refrigerators.

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  • Stayed: May 2013, travelled as a couple
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Thank Robin-RTW
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Address: 12 West Street, San Ignacio, Belize
Region: Belize > Cayo > San Ignacio
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Ranked #17 of 35 B&Bs / Inns in San Ignacio
Price Range: £10 - £21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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