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The double loft room has a double bed, and shares a bathroom with 2 single loft roomsWindows line one wall of the room
Private room

Private double loft room in hostel

Private double loft room in hostel

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 bath

Cozy private room on the 2nd floor of the main hostel building, sharing a bathroom with 2 single rooms. Common living area and upper porch, downstairs communal kitchen. Our friendly hostel is located just a few minutes' walk from the botanical gardens and the dolphins at the institute of marine science, and a 3 min walk to the closest beach access with excellent snorkeling a 200 meter swim out.


Wireless Internet

House Rules

Check-in is anytime after 1PM
Check out by 11AM

15 Reviews

Gene User Profile
June 2017
Good value
Jennifer User Profile
February 2017
The Roatan Backpackers Hostel is a great place for the budget traveler. Lots of options for rooms from a dorm with 6 beds to private rooms with shared bath, private rooms with private bath, and private rooms with small kitchenettes. Pool is a great way to cool off from the hot, h…
Oscar User Profile
January 2017
Words can't describe my experience at backpackers' hostel, although being a hostel i had a lovely private room and clean bathroom to share and amazing food to eat. Mel took the time to explain the different activities i could do in roatan and also told me the different routes to …
Nicolás User Profile
September 2016
We had the best of times staying at Mel's place!! She was very helpful with tips from the very beginning and we had a wonderful time at Roatan. So much so, it was very hard to leave. Thanks for everything!!!
Jimmy User Profile
June 2016
Mel's place is great, a chill hostel vibe and room was nice n clean!
Colin User Profile
April 2016
Had a great stay in Mel's friendly and sociable hostel in Sandy Bay. A cute double room in the loft with big windows. Sandy Bay is a good cheaper alternative to the West End and having a pool to relax in at the end of the day was a great bonus. Mel was very helpful both before an…
Greta User Profile
April 2016
We had such a great time at Mels Hostal! We wanted to stay but I had already made reservations elsewhere. Mel was a wonderful host and even let us use her own kitchen when we were making pizza and needed an oven. The property is beautiful, the rooms are clean and cozy and we mad…


Hosted by Mel

Bay Islands Department, HondurasJoined in May 2011
Mel User Profile
156 Reviews
I am a single mom of 2, living on site at our small, friendly hostel in a residential area in Sandy Bay on the island of Roatan. I traveled around for several years as a scuba instructor before making my home in Roatan. We're just a few minutes walk to the dolphins at Anthony's…
Languages: English, Español, Français
Response rate: 100%
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