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1 Kismet Street | North Hopkins Village, Hopkins, Belize
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Whitby, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The Kismet Inn is an awesome and unique little place at the end of Hopkins Beach that has an amazing beach front view and quaint little set up of rooms and cool spots to chill out on the beach. On our first night we ran into Trish, the owner, who accommodated us with an amazing dinner even after arriving late... More

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Ocean Park, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is like home. There are always new and friendly people that stay there. Tricia is a great cook , and you must ask her to make her home made pizza. You are right on the beach with many chairs and hammocks. Once you stay here you will want to return again.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

This place is advertised all over town but is a really far walk down the road. Trish is nice but I think she's high most of the time. The rooms on the beach level looked like dungeons, so dark and musty. We stayed in the dorm room, also dark and dingy, not clean, had screens with holes. The place didn't... More

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Sihanoukville, Cambodia
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27 hotel reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

There is a rare retro motif resort nuzzled on the spectacular beaches at the north end of Hopkins Village. Its name is Kismet Inn and it is run by the wild and wooly businesswoman Tricia Wipfler. Kismet Inn is a psychedelic smorgasbord of hippie commune architecture, pastiche Peter Max flower-child wall murals, found object environmental art pieces reminiscent of the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Do not go there if you value cleanliness most ... But if You are looking for family atmosphere and good vegetarian meals - its a nice place to visit. Also do not look for usual hotel experience. If you are open minded traveler I recommend going there.

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Jerusalem, Israel
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Ok guys so this is how it works, this place is full of personality each room looks different and has his own style. If you like clean tidy places, central and all the casual this place is not for you. If you are a bit open minded looking for a beautiful place right on the water in good prices you... More

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Punta Gorda, Toledo, Belize
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2013

My husband and I contacted Tricia as we heard she had rv spots for rent. We asked pertinent questions....whats the electrical available JUST for the travel trailer, is there a sewer connection, is water available and while Tricias messages seemed to ramble, she did advice 30 amp electrical, pottable water connection and sewer connection as well. When we arrived we... More

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Lincoln
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

I was the first to stay at the newer beach cabana called Kit & Bob's Cool Spot at Kismet Inn north Hopkins. It is right on the beach feet from the water built with hard woods and decorated with an eclectic décor, The porch with the chairs sitting out at night star gazing is peaceful Airflow is constant always a... More

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Hopkins, Belize
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013

This place is the best advertised place around. Signs are everywhere. So I walked all the way up north to the end of the village (felt like a mile). I was greeted by a big sign that sayed "open". And three dogs. But there was no-one around. I waited for an hour and some kids came around to just tell... More

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San Miguel
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3 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013

Trish is a very spirited, lively person and a great cook. It is more like hanging around with friends than just staying at a business. She lent out her canoe so we could go for a paddle in the mangroves and there was a bike to use too. The only negative I have to say is the sand flies were... More

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Additional Information about Kismet Inn

Also Known As:
Kismet Inn Belize/Hopkins
Address: 1 Kismet Street | North Hopkins Village, Hopkins, Belize
Location: Belize > Stann Creek > Hopkins
Amenities:
Beach Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #7 of 7 Specialty lodging in Hopkins
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Kismet Inn is a beach front property located in the north end of a predominantly Garifuna village called Hopkins in Beautiful Belize. It is an elegantly,rustic beach inn with private beach cabanas, family and dorm style rooms most with complete kitchen and all with private 1/2 baths. It is one of the most affordable accommodations available in Hopkins. We are well known for our Vegan, Vegetarian, Seafood, Pizzas and Caribbean cuisines. We provide free bikes and WIFI for our guests. ... more   less 
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