The Round House

La Pintada, Rio Dulce, Livingston, Guatemala, Distance from city centre: 11.5km

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A great new riverfront hostel in the jungle of the magical Rio Dulce. The Round House offers all the amenities and a laid-back atmosphere. Relax, be active or party, we offer it all!

Our fully solar powered hostel offers dorms and private rooms with shared bathroom. We have a restaurant with family-style home cooked dinners, always with a vegetarian option and always at backpacker prices. Our bar offers icy cold beers, wine, liquors and soft drinks. We have a great book exchange and enough places to read or just relax. We offer hiking tours, kayak, boat trips and games and every sunday we play water volley. Our hammock house will give you the chance to swim right off the dock or just watch the river go by.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour security
  • Bar
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast not included
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Currency exchange
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • House Keeping
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals Available
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Restaurant
  • Taxes included
  • Tours/Travel Desk

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Please note:

Cancellation Policy: 2 days before the arrival

Check in: depends on your transport so please inform us before your arrival

Method of Payment upon the arrival: Cash only! (US Dollars or Quetzales

Breakfast is not included.
Taxes are included.

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Buses reach both Rio Dulce and Puerto Barrios from all directions and so do boats from Punta Gorda, Belize.

From Puerto Barrios, lanchas leave for Livingston throughout the day.
From Livingston, we can provide transport.
If you're coming into Rio Dulce we will pick you up if there's a minimum of 3, but don't hesitate to call us if you're alone; We might already be in town and can take you anyway.

The public boats leave Rio Dulce at 9:30am and 1:30pm and Livingston at 9:30am and 2:30pm. Please note that we cannot pick up anyone after 5.00pm. !

Located Near

We are located on the beautiful Rio Dulce, about 5 miles out of the Garifuna town of Livingston.

Our hostel is located in the middle of the jungle and right on the river. The canyon is just around the corner and so are hot springs, caves and waterfalls.

We can pick people up in Livingston at Q40pp or from Rio Dulce with a minimum of 3 people at Q100pp.
There is also a public lancha going in both directions both in the morning and the afternoon. With more going if there is enough demand

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