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    La Choza Inn Hostel

    Avenida 331, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent23%
    • Very good41%
    • Average23%
    • Poor6%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

    Don't come with high expectations. The place wasn't crawling with bugs but there were a few hairs in the bed we're pretty sure didn't come from my GF or myself. There was no AC in our room, but a strong fan. There were no screens...More

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    Reviewed 31 December 2016

    Well, it's a hostel so one cannot expect much. The first night we could not get clean towels but we got them the second night. The front desk attitude was rather up and down and unpredictable. I felt as if they were no more helpful...More

    Thank SuZAnnemariposa
    Reviewed 29 December 2016

    The hostel was comfortable and the staff were pretty friendly. It is set back from the main street and so is nice and quiet. Breakfast was ok but not fantastic and we supplemented with fruit. The kitchen is quite well equipped but a bit too...More

    Thank rachandphil15
    Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

    La Choza Inn delivered as promised. We had a triple room with a double bed and a single and it was tight but comfortable. Everything was as you would expect for a lower price. A little run down and simple, but not bad. We had...More

    Thank Megan H
    Reviewed 20 December 2016

    ++ PROS very friendly staff good lockers comfortable beds nice kitchen area free ride to hot springs close to restaurants, bars, banks, grocery store scrambled eggs and orange juice for breakfast -- CONS didn't have hot water on one day a whole day of construction...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$23 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • La Fortuna de San Carlos
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    • La Choza Inn Hostel Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
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    MMARTINTORRIJOS
    18 May 2016|
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    Response from Daniel S | Property representative |
    Buenos día Gracias de nuevo por su atención Su comentario nos ayudo para organizarnos mejor y a mejorar. Esos comentario constructivos .Los comentarios como los suyos van un poco más que destructivos No vale la pena... More
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