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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 1 week ago

if you book this through booking dot com, even if you go through the online payment thing, you will still have to pay once you get there, and then booking releases the money they charged back to you. It confused me, but did work out in the end, and figured i should mention it. The location of this place is...

Thank tgijesus
Batemans Bay, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here 3 nights and it was great. The location is fantastic, very close to everything in town. The owners are incredibly friendly and knowledgable. The rooms are also super cheap so you really can't go wrong here.

Thank KayleeShepheard
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is right on the main pedestrian street of Burns Avenue so close to everything. I loved the fact it was more like a hostel than a hotel so had a very laid back vibe and a garden to sit in if you wanted some fresh air. The rooms were very clean Bedding changed every other day Fresh towels every...

Thank roamingjode
San Ignacio, Belize
Reviewed 14 February 2017

You CANNOT go wrong booking here ... you can make San Ignacio the hub of your Belize adventures ... without spending a fortune on a room and nice bed. Fantastic owners who treat you like your family ...

Thank SmoothFoxTerriers
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

- Very cheap place. I had a single room with windows towards the hallway ($15/night). Super uncomfortable bed. Really, I could feel every spring. Slight smell of mould but not too bad. Walls are thin but people were quiet and went to bed early so that was no big problem. No reception. Wifi only worked in one spot in the...

Thank Swevet
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

Sooooo glad we found this place and went with our gut instinct. It's cheap accommodations, perfectly located, quite, cute and the management are just sweet hearts. If you're looking for luxury and want to be waited on then go somewhere else for sure. But we are backpackers that prefer to blow our cash on the sights and food. We usually...

2Thank tmessman
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Great location, great price, very clean. The staff is very helpful and provides great recommendations. We asked about Tikal and ATM and they were very helpful with both. The location is right on the main road with all of the tour companies right around.

1Thank Kevin Z
San Ignacio, Belize
Reviewed 27 January 2016

The Tropicool Hotel is an inexpensive option that's right downtown. We put a visiting professor there when he'd realized he was going to stay an extra night. It was secure, and close to downtown. It was nice that they were able to help us out last minute. Had a little garden area on site that added some nice green to...

1Thank DrFeelAwesome
Abbotsford, Canada
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Don't let looks fool you ... a better price, location AND a pleasing management make this hotel very cool ...it's CLEAN ... it's PLEASANT... in the centre of town ... EVERYTHING is close ... nice to talk with other quests anytime of the day ...

3Thank Colin W
Long Beach, California
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

We stayed in one of the cabanas with our own bathroom. Room and bathroom were very clean. Place is quiet and right in the middle of the heart of town. Owner is nice and super laid back. Bed is a wee bit uncomfortable, but not unbearable. Overall, we really enjoyed the stay. Would recommend staying here.

1Thank alisonvai

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tropicool Hotel has an away feeling even though it is only one block from the center of town. The property, which stretches between Burns Avenue and West Street, is dotted with flowering plants and fruit trees: guava, banana, plantain, lime, custard apple and more -- which add shade and coolness to the place. There are rooms with shared bathrooms, outside there are three individual cabins with private bath and cable TV, offering a little more privacy. Everything is meticulously clean from the outdoor sitting area to the bathrooms. This family-run hotel is well-established and includes a nicely stocked gift shop. Inside the hotel there is a bulletin board with helpful information on tours and activities in the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tropicool Hotel

Address: 30 Burns Avenue, San Ignacio, Belize
Region: Belize > Cayo > San Ignacio
Price Range: $24 - $37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“front rooms are best ...”
SmoothFoxTerriers, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Very Quiet”
936colinw, 23 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The rooms in the courtyard cannot be seen from the outside so it makes it a thiefs dream!!!”
sunsetman, 26 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Spring for the extra $5 and choose the queen bed (room 2) if it is avail. It has two windows and is close to the bathroom”
Charmincarmen, 24 Aug 2013 | Read review
“If you like to sit in the fresh air, book the screened porch cabin.”
pumpermum, 29 Mar 2013 | Read review
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