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Drake Bay Backpackers

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Overview
Corcovado Foundation, 25 Meters West of the Rio Tortuga El Progreso de Drake, Drake Bay Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
1.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First of all, the host actually drove me from Drake bay to his hostel. That is very nice. He also drove me to the airport the next day, albeit for a small fee, which is not fantastic but still reasonable. I was offered a dinner...More

Thank Alexoz02
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Very friendly and relaxing hostel. I stayed 2 weeks with them, you will have plenty of things to see and to do around this hostel. It is very convenient if you have a tight budget. You can have access to the kitchen and cook you...More

Thank alexisbernard2525
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Couldn't recommend this place more highly. The owners are the most lovely an helpful people, the hammocks are the most relaxing and comfortable place to spend down time and the atmosphere and friendliness between guests was wonderful.

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Reviewed February 6, 2018

Secluded. Pristine Jungle .Nature at it's best. If you like seclusion and being close to nature , then this is for you. The Host's are very kind and accommodating towards all your needs i..e Travel arrangements, food , entertainment ,laundry.etc.... Accommodations are kept very clean...More

Thank EL_VJ
Reviewed January 21, 2018

I brought a college group here to snorkel/dive/hike in Drake's Bay and enjoyed the hostel tremendously. Marvin and Virian were so friendly and helpful. And their little puppy and dogs were a bit hit. Virian made us a delicious dinner on our first night at...More

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Drake Bay Backpackers is a non-profit hostel offering affordable accommodation, food and community-based tours. Drake Bay Backpackers is run by The Corcovado Foundation and all income is invested directly into ...More environmental programs. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Kitchenette
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$29 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Drake Bay Backpackers Costa Rica
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
GreenLeaders Gold level
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$29 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Drake Bay Backpackers Costa Rica
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Drake Bay
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Traveller (37)
Pool & Beach (3)
Room & Suite (3)
Dining (1)
Family and Play Areas (4)
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"The rooms in the separate house are quieter than the ones in the main house"
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"They have a variety of options including dorm rooms, privates, and home-stays; all of which are good options."
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"I had a room at the end of the hall which was nice, since I didn't have anyone walking by after I had..."
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"There are bunks and private dorms. Both are equal, but the private dorm has a door rather than a light..."
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