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Hostel Pura Vida - Tamarindo

Calle Guanacaste Tamarindo | 100m East From Banco National, Tamarindo 30247, Costa Rica
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stayed at Pura Vida hostel for two weeks, Great hostel with great vibes. Stayed in a dorm room with own toilet and shower that was cleaned everyday and has two kitchens which was a plus. Robert and Tomas are great hosts always making sure everything was good and helping me out with everything.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I would recommend staying at Pura Vida Hostel! It is my first time to Costa Rica and my first time staying at hostels. PROS: - welcoming and kind staff! Robert was more than accommodating for any sort of request. - great value. we had a group of 5 and paid $11/person per night. - great wifi signal. good WiFi is... More

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Tamarindo, Guanacaste, Costa Rica
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i absolutely love this hostel, best energy ever! the staff is amazing, the rooms are nice and clean and the customer service is top notch. i will come definitely come back many times. Its such a beautiful location with lots of tropical vegetation surrounding the rancho.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately I was unable to stay longer, but from what saw and experienced it was very well run and has a real " Pura Vida " feel when it comes to the set up and management. I will most definitely go back one day and suggest anyone traveling through Tamarindo to stay here!

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Woerden, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Didn't book in advance, but was able to stay for a night. The said, we will try to accommodate you tomorrow but unfortunately that was not possible. So we stayed at the hostel next to Pura Vida. BUT the owner said we could swing by anytime, so we ended up staying there for 3 more days! Chilling in the rocking... More

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Panana City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

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 September 5, 2014

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 September 5, 2014

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 September 5, 2014

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 September 5, 2014

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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Address: Calle Guanacaste Tamarindo | 100m East From Banco National, Tamarindo 30247, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
Pura Vida Guesthouse Hotel Tamarindo
Pura Vida Guesthouse And Hostel

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