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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 4 February 2012

Great service, super-friendly staff. Tell the owner, Ronny what you want to do or where you want to go, and he will figure it out for you.

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 3 February 2012

Nice and quiet hostel, the people that own the place are really sweek.

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Reviewed 24 December 2011

Good choose at the cheaper end of the market. Basic but friendly, clean and helpful. Not as sociable as other hostels, but spent a happy 2 nights here. Breakfast was big and tasty, so top marks for that.

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Daly City, California, United States
Reviewed 14 December 2011

We really enjoyed Sleepers and ended up staying two extra days. The beds were very comfortable, bathroom clean, and very accommodating staff. Free breakfast was great and they arranged a great deal for the trip to Monteverde and one night at our next destination. Location couldn't be better. The hostel has a gorgeous view of the Volcano and it's next...

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 7 October 2011

we enjoyed our time here. the room was big enough, the bathroom was clean, and the kitchen worked well. great location, and everyone was very friendly. internet was very fast and it worked in the room. we'd definitely stay here again.

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 18 September 2011

Amazing staff! Super super helpful in terms of helping us plan activities...has connections to get great deals. Rooms clean and secure.

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Illinois City, Illinois
Reviewed 8 September 2011

My two older kids & I stayed here for four nights and were very comfortable and pleased with Sleepers Sleep Cheaper. Other guests were very friendly. Proprietors were very accommodating and worked hard to make our stay comfortable. Great value.

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Reviewed 4 September 2011

This place IS perfect for budget travelers, and here is why: -private room w/ bathroom $9/person -a short walk away from the center of La Fortuna -breakfast included (cereal, fruit, coffee, toast and eggs) and most importantly, -Mauricio will make your trip in La Fortuna. He knows everything going on and can put you on a tour for whatever you...

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London, Canada
Reviewed 2 September 2011

The owners of this hostel are super nice. Mauricio has several business connections in La Fortuna and can get you cheaper rates on certain activities, depending on what it is you want to do. At the time we were there, he managed to get us a cheaper rate at The Springs Resort for a day with dinner, and a taxi...

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Newark, Delaware
Reviewed 30 August 2011

This hostel is amazing!! The owners of the hostel, Mauricio and his wife, were extraordinarily friendly and accommodating. They helped us set up a tour of Arenal Volcano that worked around our schedule. Breakfast is included in your stay and it was delicious! I really enjoyed my stay here and would come back again.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chill Out Backpackers is under new ownership and moved location. We are the ultimate and economical place to stay in La Fortuna with rooms only 10 dollars per person. Free Breakfast, Free Internet and Kitchen use is included. Located in the center of La Fortuna, only 100 meters west from the bus station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chill Out Backpackers

Address: 100 meters W of the bus stop | Next to Gringo Pete's II, La Fortuna de San Carlos, Arenal Volcano National Park 119-5655, Costa Rica (Formerly Sleepers Sleep Cheaper Hostel)
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: $20 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“The room described in the review was #207.”
 of 5 bubbles MelissaL24, 6 Mar 2012 | Read review
“It might be worth the money (5$ or something) to get a room with bathroom, as these are upstairs with nice open windows and a balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles BryceK_12, 1 Mar 2012 | Read review
“Fast internet connection”
 of 5 bubbles yossfb16, 4 Feb 2012 | Read review
“Ask for the private room. $9 a night at the time we were there. Padlock, barred windows, and the outside door is locked at night, too.”
 of 5 bubbles SteveKeddy, 2 Sep 2011 | Read review
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