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Backpackers Paradise Belize

Bandera road


Here is a full experience into connection with the tropical natures and horses. By living surrounded by natures vibes, we are invited to be our self in the now and contemplate the beauties of the jungle. Huge garden panoramic communal room, with kitchen, fridge, free WIFI, hammocks. Camping, cabanas, dorm beds available. The horses wander around the hostel garden and seasonal fruits are free to harvest. The hostel staff makes your experience his number one priority and can answer any enquirers. The hostel is 10 minutes walk from the authentic fisherman village of Sarteneja, nested between jungle and the Caribbean sea, and 3 miles away from the Shipstern Nature Reserve. Hiking activities, Bicycles and Paddel boards for rent. Small locals restaurants in Sarteneja village.


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • DVD's
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Utensils



Traveler Reviews

“Peaceful oasis just out of the village”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on May 10, 2019

My husband and I recently spent 4 days at Backpackers Paradise and absolutely loved it. The owner, Nathalie, is a superb host: always and I mean always available, very attentive and caring and a lot...

“My favorite place ever!”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on February 15, 2019

We stayed at backpackers with our two boys for 3 nights. Feb. 12-15th. It was absolutely amazing!! Inexpensive but wonderful. Nathalie is available to help with any and all questions and help arrange...

“Visit Natalie and Backpackers Paradise in the middle of the jungle”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on November 03, 2018

First of all, I have to say that just getting there was one of the most awesome ways I have ever traveled. Everybody in Corozal was warning us about the road but I thought the road was in great shape...


Coming from Mexico and Corozal
Bus from Corozal to Sarteneja, direct Mon-Sat, leaving from Corozal bus terminal at 3 pm – US$4
Boats from Corozal pier to Sarteneja
Every day at 7am with the Thunderbolt Water Taxi – US$13

Coming from Belize City
Bus going straight to Sarteneja, via Orange walk, Monday to Saturday leaving next to the swing bridge at 10:15 am, 11:45 am, 3.45 pm and 4:45 pm (No 4:45 pm on Saturdays) –
No Bus on Sunday !
Ask the bus driver to drop you at the hostel, you will go down at the sign WELCOME TO SARTENEJA –Here is the sign Backpackers Paradise, just follow it it s is a two minute walk from thereon the right


A full payment is needed to complete the booking. A 48h grace period is issues after the booking is made to cancelled and get the refund. After this grace period no refund will be given in a case of cancellation. In case of a no show, the full amount of the stay will be charged.