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New Orleans, Louisiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in the Cool Spot cabin, only a night because we had plans at a nearby caye, but a great place indeed and we could have stayed longer. The smaller rooms seemed nice but it was worth the small splurge to be right over the water The cabin was set for great sea viewing and air circulation to keep... More 

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Tom A, Guest Relations Manager at Kismet Inn, responded to this review

Hi CoC_Bike_Tours, Thanks so much for your review. We love to hear that our guests enjoyed their stay! Kismet Inn tries our best to provide services and amenities that many, more expensive hotels dont provide! Thanks again for your review and hope to have you back as a return guest sometime! More 

Colchester, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2016

Staying with Trish felt like being welcomed into her extended family. The cabana I had was about 4m away from the sea and I slept well under the mosquito net, with the doors open wide and listening to the sea. Supper was held in the kitchen/dining room with Trish and friends- which was lovely and felt inclusive. It is a... More 

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Weeki Wachee, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2016 via mobile

Trish and Elvis were great hosts and we had the best time. She even made us the best lobster dinner we have ever had. I'm so glad we met them. We are going back again!!! They treated us like family and we shared stories into the night. We are recommending them to everyone we know!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2016

My stay at Trish's place - and my visit to Hopkins - was nothing short of kismet. Traveling Belize solo, I heard great things about Hopkins: "Hopkins is cool," "Go before it gets built up," and, from the owner of a hostel in San Ignacio, "Stay at a place called Kismet Inn, all the way down the beach." It all... More 

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

I promised Tricia that I would write a good review because it deserves one so here's my additional notes to the previous reviews. First off, I have to say that I stayed here in February of 2014 and am now just getting around to this (sorry Tricia). I was traveling solo and met another backpacker while in Dangriga who was... More 

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Birmingham, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

Kismet Inn is a stunning place to stay. Tricia, the wonderful host is a great cook and no effort is too much for her to make your stay homely. Very beautiful surroundings, canoe trip to the lagoon by sunset, highly recommended, some 'slim fast' crazy dance nights out, the chickens, dogs and pig, the stunning ocean view, the best cooking... More 

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2016

If you like rusty kettle, dirty pots and pans, cups with handles missing, a mosquito net hung wrongly, a bin in the room with the last persons rubbish(a lot of fluids!) that when we looked inside about a dozen mosquitoes came out then this is the place for you! We went to sleep in our car (New Years Eve) We... More 

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San Ignacio, Belize
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

I was out for a weekend adventure and after spending 2 days in Placencia I decided to check out Hopkins. I had never been and never heard of The Kismet Inn. I drove into town and started to follow these brightly painted signs advertising this place. I have a dog and had a rough time finding a place to stay... More 

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Long Beach, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

My wife and I are on a one week vacation in Belize. We are touring around the country. Today we pulled into the little town of Hopkins looking for a bite to eat on the waterfront. We happened onto the Kismet Inn. What a great experience! The owner, Trishia, greeted us graciously and then prepared for us a tasty meal...including... More 

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St. Petersburg, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

I spent 2 months at Kismit Inn and will always treasure the experience. When I first arrived Thrish (the owner ) said I reminded her of some guy that came to stay for a few days and ended up living there for a few years. I became a family member almost at once. Keys are left in the kitchen door... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kismet Inn has beach front property located in the North end of a predominantly Garifuna fishing village called Hopkins in Stann Creek District Belize. It is an eclectic Inn on the beach with 2 private cabanas, with complete kitchen and all with private 1/2 baths with fans, and mosquito nets.$50US, all prices need to add a 5% GST. The family cabana has 2 separate dbl bedrooms and 3 single beds in the day room or, it can be a dorm at $15 us a person. Kismet has other private rooms with double beds $15 US per person. 1 with a dbl bed and a single bed. It was designed to look like a ship looking out the large port holes viewing the beach. It is one of the most affordable accommodations available in Hopkins. We are well known for our Vegan, Vegetarian, Seafood, Pizzas and Caribbean cuisines. The restaurant is always open. Belize Times quoted "Best food in all of Belize and affordable!" We provide free bikes and WIFI. Due to the increase of crime in Hopkins. Kismet has added surveillance cameras, motion lights, room decors, burglar bars on the windows and as always lock boxes in all rooms. At junction we offer free pick up if you call. Visit our web site for reservation with quick confirmation , or email. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kismet Inn

Address: 1 Kismet Street | North Hopkins Village, Hopkins, Belize
Location: Belize > Stann Creek > Hopkins
Price Range: $31 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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