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5 reviews
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1 Sep 2017
“Protect Yourself. Go Elsewhere”
2 Aug 2016
“False advertising. Rude owner.”
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Calle 466 N. Avenida 325, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Costa Rica
19.3 km to Fortuna Airport
52 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed September 1, 2017

My friend and I booked here through hostelworld.com and having travelled to dozens of countries and staying at just as many hostels, I can quite honestly say I have never been so scared for my safety. We asked the owner to book an excursion for...More

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Reviewed August 2, 2016

My friend and I booked this hostel through Air BnB, and the listing said that all essentials were included, meaning towels, soap, sheets, and toilet paper. After we checked-in, I noticed that there weren't any towels. When I asked the owner, she said that I...More

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Reviewed May 27, 2016

We visited the day after they opened. Small and informal but inexpensive and the WiFi is fast. Probably one of the cheapest places to stay in the area and the owners are delightful, helpful and speak English. I would recommend! On a side note, you...More

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Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
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Hostel Volcan Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
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"Ask them how to work the hot water for showers. It's pretty hard to figure out for non-ticos."
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