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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
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Kismet Inn is not for those who need to have an uptown hotel experience. Kismet is an eclectic artsy kind of a place with lots of eye candy. Painted in refreshing bright colors and well maintained. There is always cleanup, and maintenance going on behind the scenes. The sheets are clean, the bathrooms are clean. Even when things are not... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

After slogging through the Guatemalan and Belizean Jungle for a couple of weeks - we settled into the welcome beachfront of the Kismet Inn. What a blessed relief to be sitting on the beach wrapped in the gentle caress of the breezes off of the Caribbean Sea. Our host, Tricia, is as cool as they come - definitely quirky and... More

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Montreal, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

This is a hard one to review, and I've reviewed quite a few I may say... We took a little cabana right on the beach... Closer to the water, we would have swam all night! Tricia is very nice and quite the free spirit to say the least. The room itself is semi-clean, the sheets and towel were fresh but... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

If you are on a tight budget this place could be classed as eccentric, for everyone else its very weird and will stay as an experience to talk about. Would I recommend you stay or eat ? really depends on your budget and if you enjoy the eccentrics of this world

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Whitby, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

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 March 30, 2014

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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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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Battambang, Cambodia
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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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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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Address: 1 Kismet Street | North Hopkins Village, Hopkins, Belize
Location: Belize > Stann Creek > Hopkins
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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