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Gringo Pete's Too

Off the Main Road, 350m From Bus Stop Away From Volcano, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 11000, Costa Rica
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2017-10-29 2017-10-30
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible19%
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

It is incredibly cheap for Costa Rican standards, but it comes with a price. The owner seemed nice at first, he talks a lot and very energetically. But after I checked out a little later than the checkout time, I had to pay for an...More

4  Thank Taco d
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

The hostel is very nice, and we only paid 14 dollars per night for a private room, I think it's ultimately the most cheap place in town. But the owner Pete is a crazy person, he seriously needs help. He talks to himself all the...More

6  Thank Simon B
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Gringo Pete's was the worst hostel I have ever stayed at. Pete is rude to his employees and his customers alike, insinuating that I did not know how to perform basic cooking duties (???) and was openly condescending to the girl working at the front...More

5  Thank Paula T
Reviewed 14 March 2016 via mobile

We moved here after going to another place in town which was far more expensive for a dorm than this was for a private and were very happy. The private rooms were clean, comfortable, en suite shower and very reasonably priced. There's some very conflicting...More

1  Thank SDavies_8
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

All in all, our experience at Gringo Pete's Too was okay. There was a cockroach in our room, which we didn't appreciate. The kitchen was not well equipped: We couldn't find any mugs (only plastic cups), the plates-situation was similar (all plastic). The major reason...More

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  • Top amenities
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Number of rooms
  • 27
  • Location
  • Costa Rica >
  • Province of Alajuela >
  • Arenal Volcano National Park >
  • La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Also Known As
  • Gringo Pete`s Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos ,
  • Gringo Pete's Too Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
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"If you want to be by your own ask for a private room, for two dollars its worth it !"
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"we chose a private room for an extra $2.00 each a night"
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"Second floor is a little quieter, though the stairs are treacherous"
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"There in 2008 when price was $2/nightly for a dorm bed. No worries. All went well, 3 nights. Treat Pete..."
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