Yellow Belly Backpackers

Type
Hostel
Services
Restaurant on-site, Bar on-site
Suitable For
Solo Travelers, Backpackers, Groups
Region
Western Belize
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Description
Established in 2020, Yellow Belly Backpackers was created by backpackers for backpackers and we pride ourselves on being a social, friendly, and comfortable place to stay. Located only minutes from downtown, overlooking the rolling hills of San Ignacio, we welcome you to grab a drink and settle in. Our friendly staff is here to answer your questions, help you book tours, and guide you during your stay. ​ Whether you want to share a Belikin beer (or three) with new friends in our lounge restaurant or simply relax after a long day of adventures, you can do it in comfort.

Located a 5-minute walk from Cahal Pech, Yellow Belly Backpackers provides rooms with air conditioning in San Ignacio. Providing a bar, the property is located within 10 miles of Barton Creek Cave.

Each room comes with a shared bathroom.
 
Check In:
2:00 PM
Check Out:
10:00 AM
Amenities & Services:
Air Conditioning
Enhanced Cleaning
Free WiFi
Non Smoking
Free Parking
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Covid Testing
Covid-19 Testing Sites for Travel Departure
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Required for RETURN to the USA
Required by the US Government. Testing service for compliance with CDC travel requirements. The Belize Ministry of Health has approved testing for travelers through private facilities ... moreand mobile testing units. Our preferred provider is Belize Diagnostic Center, the leader in Covid-19 testing services in Belize with locations available countrywide. Book Now to save your spot.

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Hassle-Free booking. Submit your booking request, and we will secure your appointment and send reminders before your test date. You don't pay until we confirm an appointment with an approved test lab.

Get tested before your departure date to avoid delays at the airport. Keep your results handy and be prepared to show them when required at the airport. This testing requirement applies to all air passengers, 2 years of age or older, traveling into the US, including US citizens and legal permanent residents.

To reduce introduction and spread of new variants of SARS-CoV-2, CDC issued an Order effective January 26, 2021. It requires all air passengers arriving to the US from a foreign country to get tested for COVID-19 infection no more than 3 days before their flight departs and to provide proof of the negative result OR documentation of having recovered from COVID-19 to the airline before boarding the flight.
Turnaround:
Same Day
Location:
San Pedro (Ambergris Caye), Caye Caulker, San Ignacio Town, Hopkins, Placencia, Belize City, Belmopan, Dangriga, Punta Gorda, Orange Walk Town, Corozal Town, Other (or unknown)
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Recommended Tours
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Discovered in 1989, this cave is a full five kilometres deep. Taking a journey into the Mayan underworld at Actun Tunichil Muknal, or the “Cave of the Stone Sepulchre”, ... morewill be one of the most enlightening, and unique experiences of your life. You will venture into the heart of the Cave with a licensed, experienced tour guide. This cave is not only geologically beautiful with its crystalline stalactites and stalagmites but also historically as it is a natural museum of ancient Mayan artefacts and a sacred offering place for the “Crystal Maiden”. Time spent inside the cave is 2 ½ to 3 hrs. Get an in-depth look at Belize’s Mayan culture.

Inside the dry zone where the artefacts and bones are located all persons need to remove all shoes and walk in socks to reduce damage. To see the Crystal Maiden you need to ascend a 13 ft ladder to reach the area known as the sepulchre.
Departs From:
San Ignacio Town
Gold Certified:
Yes
Provider:
Location
Area:
San Ignacio
District:
Cayo
Other Hotels Nearby
This property was designed with comfort and relaxation in mind . It is Nestled in a friendly , private and safe neighborhood with the best panoramic views in town. Located only a 3 ... moremin walk from the world famous Cahal Pech ruin ,5 minute drive to down town and a 5 minute walk to restaurants, bars and grocery stores , it is a perfect example of “ great location”! . Pamper yourself & experience a piece of paradise .
I am certain you will enjoy your stay and I look forward to meeting you !

This is a newly renovated house, designed with you , the Airbnb traveler, in mind . It’s open concept, split level lay out provides a fresh clean flow . Both bedrooms are air conditioned for your comfort and the bathroom has been updated to provide a spa like feel . The shower includes hot and cold water and the kitchen is modern and fully equipped .High speed internet is provided to keep u in continuous communication with the world. You can also enjoy a great movie or show on the provided cable tv . The upstairs balcony comes with hammocks and lounge chairs so that you can enjoy the breath taking views while you sip on your favorite beverage. Furthermore, the famous Cahal Pech Mayan ruin is only a 3 minute walk away . Great restaurants, bars and grocery stores are only a few minutes walk away and down town is only a 5 minute drive away. Walking to downtown/farmers market is also a popular option, however, taxis are also readily available .Cost for a one way ride ranges from $2.0 to $3.0 usd . As you can see , this is truly a unique spot and we are happy to be able to share it with you .
Gold Certified:
Yes
Area:
San Ignacio
Region:
Western Belize
Lulu's Guest House, a property with a garden, is set in San Ignacio, 9.9 mi from Barton Creek Cave. Located less than 0.6 mi from Cahal Pech, the property provides a bar and free private ... moreparking.

This holiday home comes with 1 bedroom, a flat-screen TV, and a kitchen.
Gold Certified:
No
Area:
San Ignacio
Region:
Western Belize
Newly built two lower level- two bedroom one bathroom apartments with all amenities, all rooms are air-conditioned, hot and cold running water with very good water pressure. Both Apartments ... morecome fully furnished with all cooking utensils and very fast wifi and also security cameras surround the entire building for guest safety. Supermarkets and restaurants within walking distance and also downtown are about a five-minute taxi ride at a cost of BZ$6.00.
Gold Certified:
Yes
Area:
San Ignacio
Region:
Western Belize
Extra health & safety measures This property has taken extra health and hygiene measures to ensure your safety is their priority... more
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Set in San Ignacio, the Cayo Vista Guesthouse features air-conditioning, free WiFi, and cable TV.

It also comes equipped with a mini-fridge, coffee machine, toaster, and electric kettle.

It has a spacious bathroom with hot water. It also has beautiful mountain and town views from the balcony.

The property is located 1.2 mi from Cahal Pech, 5 mi from Xunantunich, and 11 mi from Barton Creek Cave.
Gold Certified:
Yes
Area:
San Ignacio
Region:
Western Belize
Maya Bella Downtown Hotel offers 14 air-conditioned accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature complimentary toiletries and ceiling fans. Each accommodation ... moreis individually furnished. 32-inch Smart televisions come with premium cable channels and Netflix. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads. This San Ignacio hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is provided on request.

Along with an outdoor pool, this smoke-free hotel has concierge services and dry cleaning. Free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking are also provided. Other amenities include laundry facilities, a 24-hour front desk, and a reception hall. All 14 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and room service. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find Smart TVs with cable channels, and other amenities include Netflix and rainfall showerheads. Housekeeping is available on request.
Gold Certified:
Yes
Area:
San Ignacio
Region:
Western Belize
Iguana Roost at * Eighty-Two is a relaxing vacation home set in a 1.5 acre secure gated compound with over 100 trees and shrubs, within walking distance of town, or a quick hop on ... moreone of the many taxi's that pass right by our driveway, this truly is the 'jungle in town.'

The entire cottage is yours no shared bathroom, kitchen, etc.

A purpose-built beautiful two-bedroom Mayan home, set in over an acre of beautiful tropical gardens, only a 20-minute walk to Mayan Ruins, Iguana Sanctuary, San Ignacio Town & market, this is the ideal base for exploring the ATM, Tikal, Xunantunich, Mountain Pine Ridge.

Your own private kitchen is equipped for 4, it's a perfect spot for a self-catering getaway or an occasional home-cooked meal. In park-like surroundings, this home feels remote but is close to downtown as well as Mayan sites.
Gold Certified:
Yes
Area:
San Ignacio
Region:
Western Belize
This is a truly amazing experience you cannot ignore this gem, Located in over an acre of secure, beautiful tropical garden's, Hummingbird Rest is known by some as the 'jungle in town', ... moreoffering the convenience of the town center only a 15/20 minute walk, but also Mayan ruins & iguana sanctuary are just as close. With Hi-Speed Wi-Fi, this is a one-of-a-kind home, your well-equipped self-catering home offers a private kitchen & bathroom, and a large covered veranda perfect for alfresco dining.

Hummingbird Rest @ * Eighty-Two is the spot If you love outdoor living this one of a kind purpose-built vacation home is perfect, set in a 1.5acre gated compound with over 100 trees and shrubs, within walking distance of town, or a quick hop on one of the many taxi's that pass right by our driveway, this truly is the 'jungle in town.'
Gold Certified:
Yes
Area:
San Ignacio
Region:
Western Belize
Situated in San Ignacio, 1.5 km from Cahal Pech and 26 km from Barton Creek Cave, Villa Maya features accommodation with free WiFi, air conditioning and access to a garden.... more

Everything you dream of doing in Belize will be possible with a stay at this three-bedroom home in San Ignacio. Offering lovely aesthetics and modern furnishings, up to seven guests will make some memories here! Sitting in a convenient location in the center of the country, you'll have the beaches, forests, and Mayan ruins within reach for amazing day trips. When you return, you can expect a quiet atmosphere with security and conveniences nearby. This house sits on the south side of the city, giving it a quieter location while still being close to everything.This villa is made up of a two-bedroom main section on the upper level, plus a one-bedroom apartment section on the ground floor. By renting both together, you will have enough space for everyone while still maintaining privacy.

Each unit features a fully equipped kitchen with a microwave, a seating area with a sofa, a flat-screen TV, a washing machine, and a private bathroom with shower and a hairdryer. A fridge and stovetop are also available, as well as a coffee machine.
Gold Certified:
Yes
Area:
San Ignacio
Region:
Western Belize
Located in San Ignacio, 500 m from Cahal Pech, MissDof's Guesthome provides accommodation with a shared lounge, free private parking, a garden and a terrace. Free WiFi and a shared ... morekitchen are provided.

The guest house will provide guests with air-conditioned rooms with a shower, free toiletries, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and dvd player. Guest rooms include a wardrobe.

Guests at MissDof's Guesthome can enjoy a continental breakfast.

Barton Creek Cave is 26 km from the accommodation.
Gold Certified:
No
Located in San Ignacio, 3.2 km from Cahal Pech, Max Rooms features views of the mountain. The air-conditioned rooms provide a city view and come with a desk and free WiFi.... more

All units at the hotel are equipped with a seating area. At Max Rooms every room has a wardrobe and a private bathroom.

Guests at the accommodation can enjoy a à la carte breakfast.

Barton Creek Cave is 24 km from Max Rooms.
Gold Certified:
No
Area:
San Ignacio
Region:
Western Belize
Wall Murals Nearby
The design in collaboration with artist Frank Tzib, illustrates the maize god, sitting on top of the head variant glyph. We intended to depict and honor the culinary tradition of many ... morehouseholds in San Ignacio.
Location:
San Ignacio
Artist(s):
Pablo Cambranes, Frank Tzib
District/Region:
Cayo
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