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Bogota, Colombia
Reviewed 9 October 2010

Ruby's is a clasical older wooden structure,a throw back from the colonial days.This hotel is a long time favorite of backpackers & the savy budget minded traveler.Rooms are of the" no frills type"simple , clean & basic with planked walls ,louvered wood windows.Our room contained 2 single beds (comfortable) ,night stand ,small closet,table ,chairs ,2 stand up type fans &...

2Thank playa4u
Reviewed 26 September 2010

Stayed at Ruby's for 3 nights after it was recommended to us by different locals. We were looking for somewhere after we stayed the first night at Pedro's Hotel/Inn (which is an overrated hole!) The rooms at Ruby's were almost half the price, clean, comfortable, large and centrally located. Staff were very friendly and it us locally owned! Keep up...

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 27 April 2010

We needed a place to rest our heads while exploring the island. The room was clean, large and the bed was so comforable for a good nights sleep! The location was right in the middle of everything! The highlight for us was the deck where we drank many Belikins before going out to dinner or heading to Crazy Cunucks to...

1Thank Smit4771
Rockford, Illinois
Reviewed 20 April 2010

Stayed @ Ruby's in November of 2010. Will be staying there again in September. Has a great 3rd floor balcony--which is a great place, I might add, to meet new friends. My first night there. I stopped up there to relax before going to bed. Well, two very nice ladies from the East Coast were up there and they invited...

1Thank phishhippiegirl
Reviewed 15 April 2010

Ruby's suited us perfectly. It was central to all that we wished to do during our stay on the island. The students felt safe, they were close to a full range of places to eat and play, and we were just the shortest of suitcase-drags from San Pedro Express. The rooms were clean and Tiffany at reception could not have...

1Thank VandESurrey
Morris, Minnesota
Reviewed 25 March 2010

Ruby's isn't a Marriott, but it has a sweet charm and is run by a family that lives on the Caye. Very clean, nice rooms, and nice people. If you want to more a part of the town I'd recommend you stay here.

1Thank TarynU
Reviewed 21 March 2010

This place is as described by all the reviews I read. Some people focus on the shabbiness of the building, but hey, for $30-45/ night right on the beach? And the people were great, helpful, and accomodating. Compared to the other places at three to four times the price, we thought it was fine. Wifi works out on the front...

Thank PattiMaine
Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 27 February 2010

A clean, well-maintained hostel, with prices a tad below average. The rooms are spacious and the beds comfortable, but quite minimal otherwise. We stayed in a private room, though for the price we expected a bit more in terms of facilities. The upstairs rooms are more expensive for a sea view. The only problem we encountered was the noise. The...

Thank dune707
Austin TX
Reviewed 27 January 2010

I can't say enough good things about Ruby's. First of all, the price; it is by far the most inexpensive place we found on the island. And that's just the beginning. We rented a wonderful, simple room on the 3rd floor overlooking the Caribbean for an unbelievable price. For those wanting luxury accomodations, please do go elsewhere, because part of...

Thank jt_austin_tx
Reviewed 22 January 2010

Accommodation on San Pedro is relatively expensive for what you get so this hotel is a good choice for inexpensive accommodation. We paid around 70 BLZ dollars (35 USD) for a double room and the hotel is in a great location at the bottom end of San Pedro Town. If you are looking for somewhere just to put your head...


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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Ruby's Hotel

Address: Barrier Reef Dr. | P.O. Box 56, San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize
Region: Belize > Belize Cayes > Ambergris Caye > San Pedro
Price Range: $26 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 23
Also Known As:
Rubys Hotel San Pedro
Ruby's Hotel Belize/San Pedro
Hotel Style:
#44 On the Beach Hotel in San Pedro
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“3rd floor has the largest veranda with great view (but no shade)”
 of 5 bubbles mikehT3164LJ, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on the ocean side”
 of 5 bubbles tomcB2508ME, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Excellent view, clean, great price”
 of 5 bubbles Y3637VJrobinm, 26 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Great views, ask for front balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles purrydaze, 8 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Take a room on top floor facing the sea - fantastic views.”
 of 5 bubbles T7750RApaulm, 28 Apr 2014 | Read review
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