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Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Wonderfully helpful friendly service. Hostel is a little way away from the beach and all the action, but only a short walk. Lovely setting and fantastic common areas. Downside... Dorms are hot and fans don't reach if you're on the bottom bunks. Wifi connection is not good and only works in certain areas at certain times.

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Deer Park, Illinois
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Great staff and security here. It is a 10 min walk to West End Beach and has a very nice porch area. Bring lots of bug spray! We got bitten the F up. Our friend fell asleep on a hammock and his back looks like 4 cats made love on it. The showers and bathroom are what you would expect...

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Reviewed 8 November 2015

Stayed here for a few nights before going to Utila! We thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere and everyone was incredibly friendly. The accommodations were very basic - we stayed in the dorm. It was exactly what I expected: lockers, bunk-beds, ceiling fans. We absolutely loved the tree-fort area and spent most of our time up there relaxing in the hammocks. The...

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 31 July 2015

My mom and I went there thinking we would stay for a night until we found a place better suited to our desires, but we ended up staying 5! Sophie is incredibly friendly, she makes you feel right at home and is always smiling and willing to answer any of your questions. The bed we slept on was very comfortable...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

My girlfriend and I were in town for the music festival and the taxi driver took us to this place. We asked for a private room and were shown a suite which was huge and awesome and very reasonably priced. We had our own bathroom and fridge and a couch! It was perfect, and a quick walk to all the...

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Lanzarote, Spain
Reviewed 19 April 2015

Buena Onda Hostel is a place I always return to with great pleasure. It has it all: charme, security, a good vibe and most of all a host that will perfectly look after your wellbeing: Sophie. If you want to be in a safe place close to the seaside this is it, look no further. Property is fenced and the...

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Reviewed 16 March 2015

Hostel was very clean-came back every night to beds made and even my clothes folded! Bathrooms cleaned everyday, hot water, nice shower. Sophie, the owner, is awesome! Felt very safe- armed guard at the gate every night. Short walk to town, conveniently located by petrol station which has the only good ATM in the area. Kitchen and common room were...

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Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Keep on walking... I was suppose to stay at this place when i visited Roatan last week, but i kept on walking! Very small dorm, with too many beds. Didn`t get a good first impression at all! Dirty floors and exspensive for this kind of sleeping..

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Paris, France
Reviewed 28 February 2015

Sophie is awesome. She is friendly, helpful, and makes you feel very welcome. I did not think the hostel was dirty or cluttered. I thought it was...a hostel...which....it what it is. I stayed here for two nights only. Once on my way going to Utila and then on the way back. Both times i was given fresh sheets upon arrival...

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Medicine Lake, Montana
Reviewed 15 February 2015

I originally came to Buena Onda for two nights and was supposed to get an apartment for three weeks. Instead I ended staying here for almost a month. The first night other travelers made me feel at home and after that I never left. We had family dinners and lots of fun. The hostel itself is like many others with...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Casino and Gambling
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Buena Onda..the perfect place to be like at home...enjoy the peace and good energy of the hostel and the people..with only 4 bedrooms around a big tree, Buena Onda has the capacity for 20 travelers. having the option to share in a dorm or sleep on a private room with private bathroom...Garden with hammocks, bbq and a big roof terrace where to chill at night. hot showers, big kitchen, internet, DVD movies......difficult to leave after you have been with us.... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel La Buena Onda

Address: | West end, West End, Roatan 34101, Honduras
Region: Honduras > Bay Islands > Roatan > West End
Price Range: $20 - $56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“I stayed in a private room with private toilette and a/c. But they have also dormitory option.”
 of 5 bubbles launavasperez, 20 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Stay at a cheap hotel instead”
 of 5 bubbles bryansJ7377CX, 10 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There is only wifi in the common areas”
 of 5 bubbles 318amandav, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Georphi's Tropical Hideaway- Rudy's - West End - Roatan - Honduras ,was the place I ended up staying at! SUPER desicion! I loved it!!!”
 of 5 bubbles Theamedusa, 3 Mar 2015 | Read review
“I liked the girl's dorm. Side-hanging shelf thingy was nice. Maybe get a bed closer to the window but fans circulate the air fine.”
 of 5 bubbles VagabondLane, 27 Feb 2015 | Read review
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