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Hostel Backpackers La Fortuna

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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good38%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“private room”(25 reviews)
“hot water”(21 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Multilingual Staff
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Had a private room with en suite and hot shower, which was great. Comfy bed as well. Wifi only available close to reception or in the bar. Free welcome cocktail was a nice touch. Good central location, but fairly quiet. Nice courtyard with hammocks and...More

Thank JO B
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

It was a disaster. Never slept so bad in a dorm before. Dark, narrow, claustrophobia! The Beds in the dorm where so narrow to each other that you couldn’t move anyway. No windows in the room, dirty AC, bad air. Never again! Take a separate...More

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Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

The location is great, on the main street and close to the central plaza. The room and bathroom were very clean, the bed was comfortable and when we asked to move to a room with A/C they kindly moved us with no charge. There was...More

Thank shaibarshira
Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

We were positively surprised in the beginning that we had private bathroom and a/c. It was kind of fresh but as allways a lot of ants. The wifi did not work at all anywhere else but in the reception. The kitchen was really bad equiped,...More

Thank Samordnaren
Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

We stayed two nights at this place and booked a really expensive Tour with Them (found out later that People paid less elsewhere) and the Tour did not go to the hot springs like they promised and we paid for, instead they tried to jump...More

Thank Mia J
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$21 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$21 - US$68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (60)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (8)
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mandy4press
May 4, 2017|
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Response from Costa-Rica-Hostels | Property representative |
Hello amigo. Sure, we got room with air conditioner or fan as well. Any other question please let us know it. Have a great day!
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Pete I
December 24, 2015|
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Response from Gracie P | Reviewed this property |
Definitely younger traveler's but when I stayed there, there were a few older couples and I met a really nice man in his 60's. It can get a bit loud so if you want peace and quiet, might not be the best place
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"Do not reserve rooms with your credit card"
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"for 2 persons take a room for 3"
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"Book a different hostel"
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"The hostel is divided in 3 parts side by side. Right side : best ambiance is (music until 10-10h30pm) Left..."
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