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12 West Street, San Ignacio, Belize
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Hi-et
Ranked #18 of 28 San Ignacio B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

My boyfriend and I backpacked through Belize and this was our favorite place to stay. We had a private room. It's inexpensive, the owners and friendly and helpful, and the rooms are spacious and clean compared to others we stayed at. If you have the option, stay further back from the street because the noise can get loud (but we... More

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Quebec, Canada
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Hi-et is the cheapest place in town and you get what you pay for. Location is good right next to the main streets. We had a double room without bathroom. The rooms are very small. There is only the place for a bed and a very small drawer.h But the room is clean. The bathroom are clean but it could... More

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Boise, Idaho
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14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

We checked in after a very long drive from Belize city, only to be greeted by a very unfriendly and inhospitable couple. We had a reservation and an email from them to confirm it. They just looked at us like we had three heads, then some sidekick (a guest I assume) decided to chime and and tell us how to... More

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Flagstaff, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We stayed here because Bella's was temporarily closed and our previous experience with Acropolis Maya was our worst hostel experience in the dozens of hostels we've stayed at in Central America (filthy rooms, poor security, terrible and absent service). I shared a room with 3 other girls (2 full-ish sized beds). The room had a private bathroom, a fan, wi-fi... More

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17 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 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,... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 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.

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Seattle, Washington
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 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.

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Los Angeles, California, United States
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38 reviews 38 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 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.... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 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... More

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Wenatchee, Washington
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 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... More

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Additional Information about Hi-et

Address: 12 West Street, San Ignacio, Belize
Location: Belize > Cayo > San Ignacio
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Hi-Et Hotel San Ignacio
Hi-Et Belize/San Ignacio

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