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Hostel Pura Vida - Tamarindo

Calle Guanacaste Tamarindo | 100m East From Banco National, Tamarindo 30247, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Panana City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

One of the nicest hostels! The place is great, has good vibe and it is very relaxing to stay there. You can chill in one of the hammocks or rocking chairs at any time of the day :)The hostel has two lovely kitchens so you almost always have enough space to cook your meals. Very friendly and warm staff too... More

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Zürich
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Pura Vida hostel does feel like home. The owner is a super friendly guy and will help you with a lot of good tips! Hostel has really good vibes and great music during the day/evening. I'ts not at the besch, but it's worth to walk these 7 minutes every day, you're not in a hostel which just wants to... More

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Mar del Plata, Argentina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best hostels I have ever stayed. It is super comfortable, super clean and the staff makes you feel at home. They have two fully equipped kitchen and a really nice common area where you can chill. Close to the beach and downtown.

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Dublin, Ireland
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A truly excellect establishment. Great common area with hammocks, rocking chairs and nice music. The Guys in the hostel were really friendly and chilled. 5min walk to a great beach. Can't wait to return!!!

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A 2 day trip turned into a week long of fun in Tamarindo and it was mainly due to my stay at this hostel. I found the atmosphere to be incredible and caters for both the relaxing / chilled out type of traveler to the more outgoing party kind of people. There was a good mix of all types at... More

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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hostel Pura Vida has been the most amazing hostel. It was my last stay during my 2 week trip to Central America and I wish I had stayed longer. Not only did they invite me into their evening by welcoming me with fresh bread and soup, but I left some of my stuff at the hostel and Robert was able... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Great open lounge area with good music and great people. Good place to meet other travelers. Robert is an awesome host. Location is good but it takes a quick walk (5min) to the center, which I actually liked: No bar noise, yet the bars are close!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

This is such a wonderful hostel!! I love the atmosphere, the outdoor kitchens, the hammocks, and open air common area. Robert is a fantastic host!! He will make you feel welcome in a matter minutes! I will say, his mood didn't change the entire time we were there, even when we had to awake him at 1am because we stuck... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

I have stayed in many a hostel but have none have been as pleasurable and as welcoming as this. Most importantly I felt secure with my possessions with Robert or Thomas(management) ALWAYS being available. Really easy going atmosphere with cool beats in the background all day. Rob and Tom made sure we were always comfortable and full of useful info... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

These guys know how to run a welcoming and hospitable business. They help with a lot of travel plans and were easy to hang with as well. The prices for rooms was great and comfortable. I will stay there every time I go to Tamarindo.

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Address: Calle Guanacaste Tamarindo | 100m East From Banco National, Tamarindo 30247, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
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Also Known As:
Pura Vida Guesthouse Hotel Tamarindo
Pura Vida Guesthouse And Hostel

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