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Pause Accommodation

Certificate of Excellence
1 Pasero Street, Caye Caulker, Belize (Formerly PAUSE for Peace - P.A.W. Cat Sanctuary)
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
eddie_kash London, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I recently stayed at Pause/Paws and its a wonderful place. It is definitely the cheapest place to stay on the island. For $10 a night you get a bed, free wifi, awesome deck to watch sun set, unlimited kayaking, paddle-boarding and all the coconuts you can drink (however you need to be able to climb the tree and chop the... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 via mobile

Madi has made a sanctuary for some of the dogs and cats of Caye Caulker while at the same time she has created a tranquil setting for backpackers who love the furry company of Peaches, Chaak, Oso and Twinkie. There are also cats about, but I'm terrible with their names. Set away from the hustle of Front Street, one can... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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17 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We loved it so much we had to return the following year. Once again we had a lovely place to stay and helped Madi around the place. Madi is a wonderful person who is trying daily to keep things going. The few negative reviews on here are usually about charging people for nights when they cancel: if someone is trying... More 

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Kailua-Kona, Hawaii
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37 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

We originally booked for 2 nights and extended for a total of 7 nights. If you love cats and dogs, like a quite environment and enjoy meeting laid back travelers from all over the world this is the place. This is NOT a party hostel, quite the opposite, it is very mellow. Maddy, Delia and Captain Wilbert are very kind... More 

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Belize Cayes, Belize
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

I loved everything about this hostel the owner, the volunteers, the cats and DOGS, the out door kitchen, the dock, kayaks and the location couldnt be better. Everything way very clean and welcoming. Highly recommend this place

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Malmo
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

This is a very basic hostel, its pretty clean but internet was slow and beds not very comfortable. Animals were locked up (which would be necessary considered there where so many of them) but I had mixed feelings about their quality of life. Overall though, this is a nice place if you like animals and there are free canoes and... More 

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

this was a pleasant stay after spending a night at a noisy party hostel. However the kitchen lacks basic equipment such as plates. Internet is slow but working. Nice to borrow cayaks. A bit smelly from the Seagrass but overall ok.

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Porec
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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

I stayed here for 3 nights and i recommend it to all compassionate people as staying here you contribute to helping Madi's cats. We had the jaguar cabana, only for the 2 of us so it was a comfortable stay. I enjoyed petting the cats and found Madi and the volounteers very friendly They take very good care of the... More 

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Hornchurch, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

My girlfriend and I returned again to stay with Maddie and the animals. It's like returning home now - she now greets us with a hug and a huge smile. The place has had some major improvements in the year between our visit with new rooms and more toilets. We loved staying here, and everything was perfect. During my visit... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I just spent the new year holiday at Puase with my puppy and was VERY happy with everything about the place. Madi and the volunteers are lovely and friendly, my room was clean, well furnished, and very comfortable. It was better than I was expecting actually since friends of mine got a much more basic room down the street that... More 

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