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Coral Reef Surf Hostel

Playa Tamarindo Diagonal Bac San Jose, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stay at Coral Reef almost once a month and would never go to a different hostel. Jeff, the owner, is a great guy who will help out with whatever you need. The place is newly renovated with great A/C, clean bathrooms, and a cool, laid back vibe. Perfect location right on the main drag and a half block away... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Coral Reef Surf Hostel was all about making our experience their the best we could ask for. The owner was more than helpful in helping us find fun things to do day and night! The place is clean, comfortable, has a nice kitchen, a discount on the restaurant they're next too, close to the beach and helpful staff. Be sure... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second time staying at the Coral Reef Surf Hostel.. And definitely not the last! As soon as you walk in your greeted by outgoing, friendly, English speaking people. The hostel is newly renovated.. And I would compare the quality to that of a hotel even. A/C, comfy beds, hot showers!! The owner is a great guy.. The... More 

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Winnipeg, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Coral Reef is easy to pass by from the street but definitely worth checking out. We stayed upstairs in the 12 person room and loved all the windows. Rooms and bathrooms were kept very clean. The kitchen was quite small but the hostel was surrounded by so many great restaurants we were not concerned with cooking. The staff were amazing... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Coral Reef Surf Hostel is an amazing place to stay! For a very fair price you get to live close to the wonderful beach, lots of stores and shop near by and clubs if you are looking for a party. It's a very friendly and open minded place where it would be impossible not to have a great time! Jeff... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

The hostel is situated in the heart of Tamarindo, and you can walk anywhere within minutes. Jeff, the owner, is very accomodating and will be more than helpful to assist you with whatever your needs are (places to visit, transportation, etc.). Also, be sure to take advantage of their tours accompanied by their very outgoing tour guide, Miguel. You'll have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014

Coral Reef Hostel was amazing hostel right in the heart of everything! It was so convenient to have everything in walking distance. As for the conditions we had a/c, clean hot showers, and the employees are incredibly kind and helpful. They made a couple calls for us because our Spanish is horrible. Also Jeff the owner of the hostel is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

When traveling individuals are at their rawest form, vulnerable and far from home. The people you meet and the places you go become significant parts of your life instantaneously. Coral Reef is the perfect environment to create lasting friendships and have amazing experiences. This hostel feels like home, and the staff feel like family. We intended to stay one night... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014 via mobile

This is a place where you can call home. Our plans was to stay for four days, but we ended up staying for twelwe days! The staff and owner are the BEST in this Hostel, and me and my boyfriend now have some great new friends. You have to join this big Coral Reef family, because it is amazing!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This place exceeded my expectations farther than I could have ever imagined! From the time we walked in to when we left it felt like a home. Coral Reef staff are so accommodating and very helpful. They even booked us shuttles and helped with care rentals. How amazing! Not only are the staff amazing, the owner Jeff Makes it even... More 

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Address: Playa Tamarindo Diagonal Bac San Jose, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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