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The kitchen area has fridge, stove/oven, toaster, coffee maker, table and chair set and kitchen essentials.Hammock just outside of the cando
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Private room in hostel

Unique one-bedroom cando

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Unique one-bedroom cando

2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
Mel is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

Live in a shipping container! This converted 40ft shipping container has everything you need to feel at home. Located in our friendly hostel, 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. If you'd like to check out the nightlife, West End is just a few minutes away by taxi.



House Rules

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


13 Reviews

Emma User Profile
April 2018
The Cando was perfect! The location on the island is great-- not super touristy, but also close to lots of things. We felt safe walking around the area. Being part of the hostel means it's easy to meet new friends and there are lots of shared amenities, like a small restaurant an…
Tom User Profile
February 2018
What a great place to stay! Make sure to take Mel up on the dinners that get served in the casita. We attended the chicken bar-b-que and got a chance to talk with some of the other guests. The travel stories we heard and got to share made for a really wonderful dinner experience…
Madrona User Profile
October 2017
Mel is great. She will tell you all the good places to go. It's a nice little place and we were very comfortable there.
Allie And Kurt User Profile
Allie And Kurt
February 2017
Mel's place was just the sort of spot we were looking for: a little rough around the edges, but overall a great value in a great spot. We stayed in the Cando, which is a part of the hostel complex (about 5 buildings total). It was great having our own space with a full bathroom…
John Maurice User Profile
John Maurice
January 2016
This was my third time to stay at one of Mel's properties. All three have been great! The cando is spacious with a large kitchen area and a wonderful bathroom/shower. The swimming pool is absolutely spectacular!!!! I would highly recommend this property. It's located in Sa…
Adam User Profile
February 2014
It was great. Mel was very accommodating. Definitely the basics you need and a step above a shared hostel. The place was clean, and we slept well in the comfortable bed.
Kaz User Profile
April 2017
Great place to stay.. low key, easy going and very friendly and informative host

Hosted by Mel

Bay Islands Department, HondurasJoined in May 2011
Mel User Profile
170 Reviews
Mel is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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…
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