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Barrio Las Vegas | 5 blocks West of Central Park, Copan, Honduras
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Iguana Azul
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Arequipa, Peru
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72 reviews 72 reviews
42 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Could only stay one night because they were booked for the rest of the time we were there, but it was a lovely little property with SUPER comfy beds and a friendly atmosphere. The location's a bit tricky though, especially trudging through mud and dark streets when the electricity is out (frequently).

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copanhonduras, Owner at Iguana Azul, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your two thumbs up review! At Iguana Azul we work hard to to maintain our high standards. Two points I'd like to respond to: 1- The streets leading to Iguana Azul from downtown are all fully paved, so there is absolutely no mud or hassle getting to us! 2- Iguana Azul is proud to announce the... More

Helsinki
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2013

Stayed here for a few nights in one of the private double rooms. A clean and well kept place, and the common showers and toilets are well cleaned too. The use of the wifi is a plus. There was some noise every now and then, from other guests in the common areas, but the nights were OK. We would also... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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81 reviews 81 reviews
72 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2013

Iguana Azul Hostel is nicely located on the fringe of the center of town (the whole town is walkable) which makes it nice and quiet and in a great local neighborhood. You do have to 'buzzed' in which can take time on occasion. The immediate common area has a huge amount of information scattered around various parts. There's information regarding... More

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antigua
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

The room was spacious as far as dorm rooms go. It was extremely clean and the decor is nice. It was a little annoying that they didn't give you a key to the rooms and that you had to ring the doorbell at the front door and just hope that someone happened to be near it when you needed to... More

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Viareggio, Italy
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2013

This little hostel is one of the fondest memories of my trip to Central America. Perfectly located just outside the town centre, close enough for everything to be within walking distance but tucked away enough for it to be lovingly quiet at night; very clean, laidback, nice decor. After a long and sweaty day at the ruins, it was wonderful... More

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Guatemala City, Guatemala
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27 reviews 27 reviews
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2012

Husband and I stayed in a private room for 3 nights, $15 for the room. Location: A few blocks outside of "central" Copan Ruinas but everything is very walkable. I liked being outside of town since it was the busy holiday season and the streets were packed - I could enjoy the culture and festivities while in town but have... More

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Buffalo, New York
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2012

After staying in a dark room in San Pedro Sula this hostel was a welcome change. We had a good sized private room for $15 and the shared shower facilities were immaculate. The hostel is located just outside of the central downtown area and we had some trouble finding it from the bus station but appreciated the quiet (roosters excepted)... More

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Valence, France
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2012

After more than a month traveling in bad to average hostel it was a great surprise to bump into Iguana Azul! The place is very clean and quiet and dorms are top range with comfortable bunk beds, very clean bedding (mine looked like new!) and enough cover to endure the chilly night temperature. The clean all-tiled bathrooms are the best... More

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cranbrook
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2012

Unbelievable cheap, yet so clean and organized. My mom and I stayed there for 2 nights and while we don't normally book places with shared bathrooms, these ones were lovely - stalls with full doors in the garden and cleaned (very well) daily. We had a private room for $15/night. There is a common room with chairs, books, and lots... More

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Surrey, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

I stayed in Copan for a couple of days to visit the Copan Ruinas before starting a medical mission. Iguana Azul was very affordable with clean dorms. The toilets and showers were clean, wifi, free drinking water which was great. Howard offers accomodations for all budgets. Very friendly staff and I was able to use their clothes line for my... More

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Address: Barrio Las Vegas | 5 blocks West of Central Park, Copan, Honduras
Location: Honduras > Copan Department > Copan
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Iguana Azul Hotel Copan

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