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Wide Mouth Frog

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2014

Great clean and friendly hostel. The owner has obviously travelled and appreciates what a traveller wants in a hostel. Stayed my first night at a nearby hotel getting a private room for less than a dorm bed here BUT the service was poor/unfriendly and the room wasnt great...moved here and it was the best decision i made..should have done it...

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Astoria, New York
Reviewed 5 January 2014 via mobile

Wow, what a find. Don't listen to the yuppies on here complaining who were expecting a hotel and got a hostel. This place was great! We met great people every night, lounged in a beautiful pool area, partied at a local dance club and had a nice little meal at Soda Quepos just down the road. Negatives: yes quepos is...

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Costa Rica
Reviewed 18 December 2013 via mobile

The place is pretty cool the room is a bit small and sometimes specially in the nights to sleep is kind of hot even there's a fan in the room. We paid for a private room with shared bathroom. The mattress is fine, the pool is good and clean and the place in general is quite nice. You could have...

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Onex, Switzerland
Reviewed 9 December 2013

As it is a hostel don't have high expectations: rooms are a little small they were clean beds are ok WiFi works well in the common area staff is friendly but always seems in hurry you can park the car in front of the hostel where the staff is watching the entry of the hostel so i must say you...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 22 November 2013 via mobile

I stayed 2 nights here in a private room. What surprised me was that I paid for a private room was put in a room with a bunk bed, while I saw empty rooms with double beds in them. Not too big a deal, but odd. The kitchen wasn't as well equipped as other hostels I've been to in CR,...

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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 8 November 2013 via mobile

Friendly staff but quite expensive for a hostel. Did Not meet the expectations raised by Lonly Planet but we only stayed one night. We had a private room for 40$ which had a fan, a fridge as well as a private bathroom which was a bit soggy and stinky. Mattresses have seen much better times. Highlight was the coffee free...

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Thank Tosaundso
Reviewed 25 September 2013

Stayed in double with shared bathroom. We've been in several hostels during our trip. I think the 35$ where pretty much. The Room is really small, maybe not more than 8m². The Communal Area is really nice with Hammocks and a good kitchen. The sanitary area was clean. Supermarket, bank, bus terminal, restaurant within 100 metres. The lonely planet calls...

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Managua, Nicaragua
Reviewed 28 August 2013

We came to this place based on the reviews in Trip Advisor and were not dissapointed. Rooms where clean and functional. Common area such as kitchen, dining and pool were the best features. Good location in Quepos and walking distance for buses to Manuel Antonio National Park. WIFI a bit poor can only be used near reception.. Will not hestitate...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 25 August 2013

The rooms and bathrooms weren't great, but liked the place overall. There was a large common space, and a nice pool. A lot of international backpackers of all ages; seems to be the most popular place in town.

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Skaarup, Denmark
Reviewed 21 August 2013

Stayed for 5 nights, group of 11 people. Nice rooms for 3 persons - fan but AC was additional 10 USD. Good location in Quepos with busstation in walking distance - bus to Manuel Antonio every ½ hour (280,- Colones). Jorge in reception could fix/help with everything. Only complaint: free WI-FI only has range about 2 meters outside reception -...

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wide Mouth Frog is a popular choice for travellers located in Quepos / Manuel Antonio - Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica. We are described by the lovely planet as one of the best backpackers in Costa Rica. You can relax by the pool or use one of our other communal areas strewn with hammocks. This is a quiet piece of tropical paradise in Quepos central. We have a kitchen a licensed restaurant and many room options ranging from shared dorms from $12 per person to private rooms from $35-$60 per night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wide Mouth Frog

Address: Apartado 256, Quepos 11000, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Quepos
Number of rooms: 22
Also Known As:
Wide Mouth Frog Hotel Quepos
Wide Mouth Frog Costa Rica/Quepos
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“rooms with A/C”
benand, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you are going during the dry season and it's 35 degrees and more outside, pay the extra for AC!”
krystelgelinas, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“if there in the hight of summer try and get a room with aircon”
O959FKjulieh, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“ask for room withh pool view”
503frazerp, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“clean rooms, but complete RIP OFF for AC”
835taraa, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
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