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    Hotel Kangaroo

    Fronteras, Rio Dulce, Guatemala
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    Traveller (53)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (5)
    • Excellent49%
    • Very good32%
    • Average10%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible3%
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    “hot waterfall” (13 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 131 reviews

    Reviewed 14 October 2017

    This place is really special. Right on the riverfront and in a perfect spot, they will pick you up for free from Rio Dulce. We loved our simple but sweet room, clean bathrooms and the beautiful deck out onto the river. A river lodge is...More

    Thank Jessica F
    Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

    We had a private room here and throughly enjoyed our stay the owners, Gary and Graciela are perfect hosts. Gary is great for advice on travel in the area and Graciela is an excellent chef and serves reasonably priced meals. The common area is very...More

    Thank seafare74
    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    I doubt I've ever had an experience like this before, you are literally in the middle of the jungle. The owners and staff are really friendly, and the history of how the owner built ALL the hotel by himself is worth hearing from himself or...More

    1  Thank Mike L
    Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

    Right in the midst of Rio Dulce, off the water and in the middle of nature!! Greg and his wife are very accommodating hosts with cute and lovable dogs and cats. Greg will personally figure out your best travel plans which was super sweet of...More

    Thank shannonwalker91
    Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

    The hostel smells badly of dog. There is no atmosphere and the owners alarm the communal area so you must go to your room and can not sit and talk. They provide no mosquito nets........ I asked for a mosquito net and was told by...More

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    • Free Internet
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
    • Location
    • Guatemala >
    • Izabal Department >
    • Rio Dulce >
    • Fronteras
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    Traveller (53)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (5)
    Pool & Beach (4)
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    Room Tips
    "Quiet rooms are the private ones. Nature surrounded (birds, frogs and insects singing since 4..."
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    "Don't go for the bungalows, no more privacy there than a dorm room."
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    "If you want quiet, I would opt for the cabanas out back."
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    "Get a cabin if you can afford one."
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