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    La Ruka Hostel

    Box 297-7304 | correo pto Viejo, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 231-7304, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good24%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “outdoor kitchen” (14 reviews)
    “good vibes” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    11 - 15 of 138 reviews

    Reviewed 5 January 2017

    I spent a lot of time walking around Puerto Viejo before deciding on a hostel. Less than a 10 minute walk from downtown (or 3 minute bike ride), La Ruka's tagline of "home away from home" was what drew me in. I wasn't looking for...More

    Thank IHeartSD
    Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

    Mixed feelings about this one. On one hand I enjoyed a relaxed vibe, well equipped kitchen, communal area room and dorms with an en suite bathroom. But it was well overpriced for the New Year's Eve period, and with that no breakfast included, not even...More

    Thank Atitlana7
    Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

    We actually stayed at another hostel close by and decided to change for this hostel. The staff are really nice and comfortable to be around. Beds are comfy, and the outside area is very nice and relaxed. We really enjoyed staying here even though one...More

    Thank Bananas1988
    Reviewed 4 December 2016

    I love this place! Only stayed here a couple nights but it felt so much like home. The staff is incredible - so friendly and caring going out of their way to help us! There were giant lockers in our dorm where we could fit...More

    Thank Summer O
    Reviewed 27 November 2016

    What you get is only good vibes. I stayed quite a many weeks, and everything was just great. It's a nice and relaxed place. Owners are really sweet, and they make sure, that their crew (volunteers, workers etc) are the best as well, to make...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$10 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Limon >
    • Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
    • Also Known As
    • La Ruka Hostel Costa Rica/Limon
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    Room Tips
    "bring a mini fan-the rooms are stuffy/hot, no wifi in the room-only in the lobby"
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    "My favorite bed is 7B (bottom bunk in wifi range)"
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    "Room 2 is huge and airy but has a bit of road noise"
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    "Arrive early as they don't accept previous booking... first come first served! Dorm 7is nice!"
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