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:
09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    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}

    Pura Vida MiniHostel - Santa Teresa

    500 Mts North, And After the First Bridge 100 m | 200 m N from Playa Carmen, after restaurant Soda la Amistad, 50m E, Santa Teresa 60111, Costa Rica
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (29)
          Room & Suite (10)
          Pool & Beach (9)
          Don Jon's Lodge and Restaurante
          152 reviews
          #7 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          Hostel Dos Monos
          67 reviews
          #5 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          Slow Monkey Hostel
          23 reviews
          #27 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          Casa Zen Guest House & Yoga Center
          200 reviews
          #14 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          Overview
          • Excellent48%
          • Very good22%
          • Average9%
          • Poor3%
          • Terrible18%
          Travellers talk about
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Multilingual Staff
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Shuttle Bus Service
          All hotel details
          Don Jon's Lodge and Restaurante
          152 reviews
          #7 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          Hostel Dos Monos
          67 reviews
          #5 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          Slow Monkey Hostel
          23 reviews
          #27 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          Casa Zen Guest House & Yoga Center
          200 reviews
          #14 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (111)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          There are newer reviews for Pura Vida MiniHostel - Santa Teresa See the most recent reviews

          11 - 15 of 79 reviews

          A TripAdvisor Member
          2
          Reviewed 13 January 2016 via mobile

          Dont know where to start. Rude and unhelpful straff. Bad matrasses, should been changed long time ago. Fan worked poorly in our room. Nasty kitchen. The best thing with our stay was that we found another place pretty fast. Dont stay here is my advice!

          Thank A TripAdvisor Member
          Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

          In other place in Costa Rica you would get a lot more for 20 dollars a night. I didn't have a lot of options, and you got used to the standard after a night there, but wouldn't recommend it. The rooms were dirty, the walls,...More

          Thank Rebecka J
          Reviewed 4 January 2016

          Great location, amazing vibe, we met great travelers, nice clean pool... different type of room available, the cabinas are really nice, the dorms a little loud, and not as comfortable. The common areas are great, hammocks, big kitchens, tables, couches, bar, all this is great....More

          Thank ElisabethM28
          Reviewed 11 December 2015 via mobile

          Good place made special by new owners who care about your stay. I was given really important and much needed advice for the next part of my trip. Felt relaxed and very happy with the amenities and especially enjoyed mixed nationality travellers dinners around a...More

          Thank cris f
          Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

          The hostel was nice, good position close to the beach Playa Carmen and the biggest supermarket in town, lovely garden,staff was friendly and the room was a nice bungalow which I really like it. But to be honest I have to say that there was...More

          Thank Federica C
          Don Jon's Lodge and Restaurante
          152 reviews
          #7 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          Hostel Dos Monos
          67 reviews
          #5 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          Slow Monkey Hostel
          23 reviews
          #27 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          Casa Zen Guest House & Yoga Center
          200 reviews
          #14 of 62 Speciality lodging in Santa Teresa
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$16 - US$45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 23
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with HostelWorld so you can book your Pura Vida MiniHostel - Santa Teresa 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 >
          • Santa Teresa
          • Also Known As
          • Pura Vida MiniHostel - Santa Teresa Costa Rica
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (29)
          Room & Suite (10)
          Pool & Beach (9)
          Dining (3)
          Hotel & Grounds (28)
          Family and Play Areas (8)
          Nearby
          Casa MarBella
          490 reviews
          .08 km away
           
          Hotel Tropico Latino
          552 reviews
          .53 km away
           
          Horizon Ocean View Hotel and Yoga Center
          416 reviews
          .13 km away
           
          Hotel Ritmo Tropical
          81 reviews
          .52 km away
           
          Hotel Santa Teresa
          122 reviews
          .31 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Katana Asian Cuisine
          447 reviews
          .25 km away
          The Bakery
          1,239 reviews
          .26 km away
          Tap House Santa Teresa
          16 reviews
          .81 km away
          Koji's
          596 reviews
          .12 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Playa Carmen
          121 reviews
          .45 km away
          Adrenalina Kite & Surf Camp
          36 reviews
          .48 km away
          Adventure Tours Mal Pais
          9 reviews
          .37 km away
          Pacific Dirt Road Adventures
          48 reviews
          .37 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from Pura Vida MiniHostel - Santa Teresa staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "Not a clean hostel"
          Read review
          "Several different options. If you're looking for more private get a bungalow or private with bathroom"
          Read review
          "Cheap, close to Beach and main street"
          Read review
          "Cabinas are the best, nicest!"
          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