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Baby Blue Cabana on Beachfront Lot, Enjoys Seaviews, Hopkins Belize

Bedrooms 1
Space 216 sq. ft.
Property type cabin
Minimum Stay 2 nights


About the property

1 BR Cabana for rent on Beachfront Lot with Sea Views, Hopkins, Bel

Baby Blue Cabana is a one-bedroom cabana for rent, including a full-size bed, bathroom, kitchenette, and covered veranda. Situated. on our beachfront lot behind Blue Moon Cabana, Baby Blue Cabana enjoys sea views, has a separate walkway out to the public beach, and is steps from the sea. Baby Blue Cabana is perfect for a single guest or couple.

Check out our other listing for Blue Moon Cabana: Listing number 380964

About Hopkins Village: Hopkins is a friendly village and because Blue Moon Cabana and Baby Blue Cabana are located in the center of Hopkins, you can walk to everything. You can also rent a bicycle, motorbike, or golf cart to get around. The Cabanas are situated on a private beachfront lot and because we're in a village we do have neighbors. Hopkins is a vibrant traditional village that comes alive early in the morning with the singing of tropical birds and the occasional rooster letting you know it's morning! If you're looking to experience the culture of a local village in Belize, Blue Moon Cabana and Baby Blue Cabana are the perfect spot. If you require a more luxurious and fancier experience, you may be happier with a resort-type accommodation in the north and south outskirts of the village. There is a variety of accommodation options in and around Hopkins to meet the diverse needs of vacationers.

In Hopkins, you'll have access to the best Belize has to offer, including fabulous beaches and easy access to the Cayes, diving and snorkeling, nearby mountains and jungles, and much more. When you stay at Baby Blue Cabana, we can arrange a variety of tours and adventures for you. Mirko, our Property Manager, is a licensed tour operator through the Belize Tourism Board and the Owner/Operator of Flying Boat Adventures, our official partner for transportation and transfers, tours, and adventures, and flights with Tropic Air within Belize and surrounding countries. Visit the Tours & Adventures tab on our website to learn more about things you can do during your stay in Hopkins.

Baby Blue Cabana is licensed to operate through the Belize Tourism Board.

More Details

Property Manager
Mirko Bechstedt
Member since: 2011
Speaks: english, german
Response time:
Within a day
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
March 22, 2018

About Mirko Bechstedt

Baby Blue Cabana was built in 2014 in the lot behind our beachfront Blue Moon Cabana. We put our hearts and souls into the cabana and wanted to build a place that fit with the culture of Hopkins. It was important to us to create a space that was comfortable and included all the things we would want ourselves in a rental cabana in Belize. We are not into the resort experience and value the local culture and people of Hopkins. We leave the resort-type experience to the places south of the village. Mirko, who lives nearby Baby Blue and Blue Moon Cabana is available to assist guests with all their needs during their stay, including transfer to and from the airport (and other locations) and arranging tours and other adventures for guests.

Mirko Bechstedt purchased this cabin in 2014

Why Mirko Bechstedt chose Hopkins

Hopkins is a laid back village with beautiful views of the Caribbean Sea and Maya Mountains on the other side. Hopkins has a rich cultural life --and traditional Garifuna life is evident throughout the village.

What makes this cabin unique

Baby Blue Cabana is centrally located in the village which allows us to soak up the rich cultural life of the village. Local restaurants and other popular establishments are within walking distance from the cabana, but guests can also rent bicycles to get around, too. The cabana itself is steps from the sea and enjoys fabulous breezes directly from the sea. Hopkins is a great base to enjoy day and half-day trips to the jungle, mountains, and cayes. In addition to relaxing on the veranda or on the beach, there are so many adventures to enjoy in and around the village.


Hopkins Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
  • Guests provide their own meals
  • Housekeeper Included
Floor Area:
  • 216 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 2
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Smoking allowed ...
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Ocean View
  • Village
  • Adventure
  • Budget
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Hair Dryer
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided ...
  • Parking ...
  • Telephone ...
  • Towels Provided ...
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils ...
  • Kitchen ...
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Stove ...
  • Toaster ...
  • Dining Area
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , shower , outdoor shower
  • Tiled shower stall, hot water, corner vanity sink, hairdryer
  • 1 Bedroom, Sleeps 2
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 double
  • Full-size bed, nightstands, lamps, alarm clock, armoir
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • boating
  • walking
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • groceries
  • massage therapist
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • kayaking
  • snorkeling
  • snorkeling/diving
  • swimming
  • wind-surfing
Separate walkway out to the public beach/sea; Accommodates 2 guests 216 square feet of living space inside the cabana 90 square foot covered veranda with chairs and hammock; Full-size bed, nightstands, alarm clock, wardrobe/dresser; standing flo; Kitchenette with hot water, small refrigerator, countertop electric two-burner stove, microwave, toaster oven, coffee maker, blender, pots/pans/dishes/utensils. Bathroom with tiled shower stall, hot water, hairdryer; Ceiling fan; Wood louvered windows with screens; Screened door, security door and windows Exterior dusk-to-dawn and motion lights for good visibility at night; Outside shower; Bed linens, bath and beach towels; Beach chairs; Board games (checkers, chess, backgammon, cards, etc.); Free wireless internet (bring laptop, tablet or smartphone); Flashlight, first-aid kit, fire extinguisher, umbrella, small cooler; Local cell phone available for guests to use (purchase own minutes from local store); small safe; standing floor fan


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(36 traveler reviews)

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Baby Blue Cabana on Beachfront Lot, Enjoys Seaviews, Hopkins Belize
average rating of 4.638889 based on 36 reviews


  • 5 of 5

We found everything we were looking for and more staying in Baby Blue Cabana. You're in the center of Hopkins village - restaurants, grocery stores, etc. - yet have complete privacy when relaxing on the porch no more than 50 steps from the sea. Hopkins village is a gem for those who are interested in taking in local culture. Locals are gracious in imparting the history of the area and the Garifuna people to anyone that asks. The nearby restaurants are excellent and we particularly enjoyed Luba - just a 5 minute walk down the beach. We also got delicious local dishes at Innies. Mirko and his staff are readily available if you need them for anything, including arranging any day trips, transfers, etc. Although my husband and I's many ambitious plans were thwarted by the comfort of lounging on the porch of Baby Blue enjoying the view. We did manage to get our lazy butts up for a fishing/snorkeling day with Lincon (phenomenal) and some tubing and hiking at Coxcombe jaguar sanctuary. There's a few other rentals we saw on our walks on the beach but Baby Blue was by far the best for it's location and privacy - not an easy combination to come by. Will definitely be back.

  • Submitted: Nov 13, 2017
  • Stayed: November 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you very much for the great review. Don't worry too much about completing that ambitious plan list; somebody has got to hold down those beach chairs! We are so glad you enjoyed Baby Blue and look forward to seeing you soon.
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No Blues with Baby Blue

  • 5 of 5

My wife and I spent the last 2 weeks in the Baby Blue cabana. It was GREAT! more than enough room for two. Clean and very well equip with everything you will need. The location can't be beat, right on the beach and in the center of town. Mirko took very good care of all our adventure trips and is only a text away if you require anything. Hopkins village is very friendly and safe. The food was fantastic, try all the small local restaurants you won't be disappointed. Once I found Jimmy Buffett's lost shaker of salt the blender didn't stop

  • Submitted: Mar 5, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The pictures don’t do it justice! Amazing!!

  • 5 of 5

The location is perfect. The cabana was comfortable and extremely well maintained. Management is top notch!! Thank you to Mirko for the perfect vacation. We will be back!

  • Submitted: Feb 18, 2018
  • Stayed: February 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you! Mirko definitely is a huge reason that so many guests love Blue Moon and Baby Blue. Being right on the beach doesn't hurt so much either :)
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Not for me...Inconvenient and Noisy!

  • 1 of 5

A cute little cabin but my first task was to drag 2 suitcases the length of a football field through deep sand since you can’t really park near the cabin. Some of the sand has trash including broken glass so be careful!

I travelled 14 hours to get there and was looking forward to a good nights sleep but around 8 pm singing started over a PA system right next door and continued until midnight. Then at 3 AM several roosters started screaming and didn’t stop until well after 8 AM. Yes, the ad says it’s in the middle of town but I didn’t realize that the cabin has zero insulation and you hear everything above plus dogs barking and people talking loud and clear and I imagine everyone outside could hear us too so honeymooners beware.

  • Submitted: Jan 26, 2018
  • Stayed: January 2018
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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The cabana was Vize and very clean and well maintained

  • 3 of 5

The Beach was dirty bottles in the water 🙈First Person to greet US was a guy trying to sell pot 🙈 we left Hopkins After just one night 👎

  • Submitted: Dec 16, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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beautiful, well equipped, excellent location, perfect size!

  • 5 of 5

Baby Blue Cabana is just the right size and location for relaxing and sporting beach. Mirko and his staff were helpful in facilitating a balance of adventure and resting on the beach. The porch was a great spot for breezy breaks from the sun. Worn out every day, we slept shortly after sundown to birdsongs.

  • Submitted: Aug 14, 2017
  • Stayed: July 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you so much for the kind review. We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and managed to get the right adventure/relaxation balance. With so many things to do in Belize, that can be the hardest part of the vacation!
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional

Additional information about rental rates

Cancellation Policy: To cancel your reservation and receive a refund of your deposit, you must notify us at least 60 days prior to your scheduled arrival date in Hopkins, and we will return your deposit, minus a 1-night non-refundable fee. PayPal charges us a transaction fee for making a refund. If you paid through Paypal, Paypal charges a 5% transaction fee, which will be deducted from your refund. Refunds cannot be issued if you cancel your reservation within 60 days prior to your arrival. Refunds are processed within 30 days of cancellation request. Also, refunds cannot be issued if you decide to shorten your stay once you arrive.

Manager's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
  • 100% refund if canceled at least 60 days before arrival date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.

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