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Hotel El Tucan

  • Excellent29%
  • Very good23%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible19%
  • Mar. 20, 2016
    “Bed bugs in room no. 5!”
  • Mar. 20, 2016
    “Was ok”
Town Center, Santa Elena 60109 Costa Rica See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Family Rooms
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Reviewed March 20, 2016

We stayed at El Tucan hostel on Friday (it may be called Coati, see poster on inside of the bedroom doors) and my boyfriend was savaged by bed bugs (40+ bites) and I received several bites also. In the middle of the night we found...More

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank English_Ali
Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

We where three girls staying here, we got a private room for same price as a dorm, the breakfast was okey noting special but the kitchen close at 9pm so really early. Good location and you can book all the tours thru them. The room...More

Date of stay: March 2016
Thank Hanna M
Reviewed January 12, 2016

We booked a private rooms with 3 beds for 2 night. In the first night we were only two in the room and in the second night a friend of ours joined in. We made this very clear to the team when we took the...More

Date of stay: December 2015
Thank Maverick-Can
Reviewed January 5, 2016

Despite the reviews I read, hotel el tucan provided a good hostel experience. The dorns were full so the owner provided a double (bunkbed) with shared bath at the dorm price. Breakfast is grab and go, which is perfect if you want to get out...More

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Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

They is a lot of competition in the span of a few blocks, which keeps the prices low and quality decent for hostels. However, beware that they make a lot of money selling you tours, and can be a bit relentless.

Date of stay: January 2016
Thank Keith R
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Cabinas El Tucan is a perfect solution for travelers under a limited budget, we offer our customer very clean, comfortable and nice rooms under a very cheap cost. Cabinas El Tucan is located in Monteverde Costa More Rica right on the Monteverde downtown. cabinas el tucan offer rooms with share and private bathrooms, all the bathrooms come with hotel water. Tv area, Game area, relaxing area, internet area, WIFI connection and breakfast include are a few of the great things offered by Cabinas El Tucan in Monteverde Costa Rica Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$15 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel El Tucan Monteverde, Costa Rica - Santa Elena
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Room types
Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$15 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel El Tucan Monteverde, Costa Rica - Santa Elena
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
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"Don't take room no 5 till they've sorted out the bed bugs"
Mar. 20, 2016
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"None that I looked at or stayed in were good."
Nov. 15, 2015
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"we picked a room top floor, kept window open for a nice breeze and no problem for noise that we experienced"
Apr. 30, 2015
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"If you want to stay at this hostel and you want dorms or private room ask for a place in the back not..."
Jan. 15, 2015
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