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Cabanas, Hostal y Camping "Magic Bacalar"

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entre 5ta. y 3ra. Ave, Calle 36, la ave. 3 termina en la entrada de Magic, Bacalar 77930, Mexico
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San Pedro, Belize
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hostel is a little beautiful jungle on the lake. The dorms are very clean and that's not even the best part. You won't want to be inside anyway, you'll only be there to sleep. It's the kind of a place where being inside of a dorm will make you feel guilty because the outside is so beautiful and relaxing.... More 

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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Staff is kind, breakfast is delicious, premises is clean, and wifi in the registration area. They are right on the lake. You can walk to the main town for restaurants. They care about the place. Glad we found it on trip advisor.

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Ottawa, Canada
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28 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Magic Bacalar is one of my favorite hostels that I stayed at in Mexico. The staff is extremely friendly, and the dorms were incredibly clean. Because of the mosquito nets, absolutely no bugs got around the beds. The location is right in town, and directly on a beautiful portion of the lake. The hostel has kayaks and canoes for rent... More 

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Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the best places I stayed during my Mexico trip: The hostel is right on the lake, with a private pier into it, where you can swim. One of the dorms is right on the lake (the other is a short walk trough the garden). There are lots of places to sit, chill and read a book... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2015 via mobile

The people here are friendly and trust worthy. The place is very relaxed clean and has direct access to the Laguna. I chose the dorms that are closest to the water but there are other options. אחלה מקום. אנשים הוגנים וידידותיים ממליץ.

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Thank Eyal L
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 via mobile

They seem nice, but they don't really seem to know much about what they're doing. We saw 2 days in a row (we only stayed 2 days) other couples leaving because they had made problems with their booking. We had a "private room" which is not really private at all, and just on an addict above the dorms. The location... More 

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Krakow, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 via mobile

very nice hostel with great location, good prize and very friendly and helpfull staff. we have stayed there for 3 nights and we higly recommand it! they have very atmospheric dorms, kayak and boat rental and amazing pier! if you go there during low season don't need reservation

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Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

Probably the nicest place I've ever been at, counting the hostel and the location, Bacalar Lagoon is really an awesome magic place, and magic hostel has a great vibe to stay right next to the lagoon, it has a peer straight into the middle of the lagoon, great for a night swim or a refreshing dive during the day.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 via mobile

This hostel is expensive for a dorm. Normally, you can have a own room for this price. Breakfast is not included and I didn't found full waterbottles. The view and the dock is beautiful and nice for relaxing, kids or aswell for singles! There was one restaurant with typical food a la gran muy Rico ;)

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 via mobile

My husband booked this, thinking a tent right on the lagoon would be fun. He was misguided. The tents are not right on the lagoon, they are an albeit short walk down a gravel/treed path away. The tents are all close together, meaning you hear everything. Luckily I didn't sleep much or I would have worried that my snoring kept... More 

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