We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
2017-09-03 2017-09-04
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    El Faro Beach Hostel

    | Next Door to Manuel Antonio National Park, 300 Mts from Restaurante Marlen, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    2017-09-03 2017-09-04
    Traveller (59)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Room & Suite (3)
    La Posada Private Jungle Bungalows
    912 reviews
    #17 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    Tulemar Resort
    1,243 reviews
    #2 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort
    1,823 reviews
    #4 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    Parador Resort and Spa
    2,415 reviews
    #11 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    Overview
    • Excellent18%
    • Very good22%
    • Average20%
    • Poor20%
    • Terrible20%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    1.5 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    Offers from El Faro Beach Hostel
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    La Posada Private Jungle Bungalows
    912 reviews
    #17 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    Tulemar Resort
    1,243 reviews
    #2 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort
    1,823 reviews
    #4 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    Parador Resort and Spa
    2,415 reviews
    #11 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    Write a Review
    Reviews (169)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language
    There are newer reviews for El Faro Beach Hostel
    See the most recent reviews

    21 - 25 of 87 reviews

    Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

    The kitchen was not racoon proof and kind of dirty. But the room was good, it's directly located to the park entrance and the pool's a nice plus!! The beach is also close although the beaches in the parc are much nicer!!

    Thank Mattisdottir
    Reviewed 21 September 2015

    I stayed in a dorm in this hostel due to the nice position, so close to Manuel Antonio National Park, the swimming pool and the kindness of its receptionists (shared with the Hotel..this must be why :-) ) . Unfortunately, behind the nice swimming pool...More

    Thank Ema_BB
    Reviewed 4 August 2015

    Came here for a night to check out Manuel Antonio, and left as soon as we could the next morning. Dorms were about as damp and dark and mouldy as they get, beds were basically a plank with sheets, kitchen smelled like piss, and I'm...More

    1  Thank Lenneke M
    Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

    Located close to park and beach. ONLY POSITIVE THING. Rooms, disgusting. Bedding, unclean with holes. Staff, rude, not helpful just son awful. The rooms are paper thin walls could hear everything outside and inside from the dorm. My dorm was supposed to be "women only"...More

    2  Thank Meaghan C
    Reviewed 8 July 2015

    This place was filthy. We were a large-ish group. Some had reservations for the dorms and others had reservations for private rooms. The dorm room that the group got had beer cans and socks in it (there was no one else assigned to the room...More

    1  Thank cskvev
    La Posada Private Jungle Bungalows
    912 reviews
    #17 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    Tulemar Resort
    1,243 reviews
    #2 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort
    1,823 reviews
    #4 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    Parador Resort and Spa
    2,415 reviews
    #11 of 46 hotels in Manuel Antonio
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Hotel class
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com and HostelWorld so you can book your El Faro Beach Hostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Manuel Antonio
    • Also Known As
    • El Faro Beach Hostel Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (59)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Room & Suite (3)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (59)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Bathroom (1)
    Nearby
    Tulemar Resort
    1,243 reviews
    2.21 km away
     
    Parador Resort and Spa
    2,415 reviews
    2.60 km away
     
    Arenas del Mar Beachfront & Rainforest Resort
    1,823 reviews
    1.94 km away
     
    La Posada Private Jungle Bungalows
    912 reviews
    .09 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Rico Tico Jungle Grill
    315 reviews
    1.61 km away
    Restaurante Buru by the park
    161 reviews
    .05 km away
    Raphael's Terrazas
    599 reviews
    1.23 km away
    El Wagon
    1,460 reviews
    1.30 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Naturalist Michael Araya Flores
    122 reviews
    .98 km away
    Playa Espadilla Norte
    90 reviews
    .35 km away
    Costa Rica Jade Tours
    1,180 reviews
    .62 km away
    Johan Chaves - Guided Day Tours
    383 reviews
    .70 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from El Faro Beach Hostel staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Dont stay here"
    Read review
    "A.C. doesn't really work in private room on the first level closest to the restaurant."
    Read review
    "go to another hostel."
    Read review
    "Rooms away from pool and tables, if you want to get some sleep"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing