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50 mts parcicito, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 5000, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Couldn't get more relaxed. After staying here for 6 nights, we felt ready for the next part of our adventure. The staff are super chilled out and friendly, it's always being cleaned by the cleaners and there is acommunalkitchenwhich helps for saving abut of cash. Cheers!

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Portsmouth, Virginia
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We rented the second floor apartment in the seperate building on the front right of the property for three nights. Very good price very close to the center of town. This property does cater to the counter-culture, so it's not for the family travelers or closed minded. That said, the apartment has a huge balcony with water view, kitchen, sitting... More

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Palm Harbor, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

KIRKO, The owner of the most notorious place in town. Is a very cool guy. If your not happy with something, he will do what it takes to make you that way. No way will you leave the hotel without a life lasting memory!!!! You haven't lived until you've spent a night here! I spent almost a year. It's not... More

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Quebec City, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at the hotel puerto Viejo for 3 nights. It's super cheap, and a great value. Of course, since it's so cheap, the rooms are small and it can get quite hot and humid in there, but everything is clean and the common spaces are really nice. The decoration is awesome, the wifi works well, and the people are... More

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Guadalajara, Mexico
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

We only stayed one night in Puerto Viejo and didn't feel like staying longer. Massive place full of small rooms. Not the cleaniest place on earth. Central location. Staff more helpful and friendlier in the morning, less in the evening. Aggresive stoned local friends of staff in bar is the main reason why we wouldn't come back.

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Great place to stay. I stayed here with my mom and we had a room in the garden which was actually a small cabin with a porch, it was great. The room included a fan. The staff members were very friendly. The hotel provides a spacious kitchen, fridge and Wifi. The location is great too. Close to the beach, but... More

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Nags Head, North Carolina
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I was only in town for 2 nights on my way to Panama so I didnt look around a lot but I ended up staying in Hotel PV. It wasnt great. I upgraded to a larger room that had its own bathroom, which was bearable but it sounded like the family upstairs was always having a dance party. The kitchen... More

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Sydney, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

i just walked around the corner form the bus stop to this place. Rooms were cheap (about US$15 for a private room), some of the cheaper in the area. Beer is cold in their fridge and the kitchen is basic but serviceable for most travellers. Rooms are small but matresses were pretty comfy. Wifi was pretty good also. Very central... More

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Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

It's just a few blocks off the water, but that's a good thing. Great vibe, amazing structure - all wood, tons of differently coordinated rooms. Good wifi (in the right spots). The owner actually offered me the room right above the router - it was approaching the off season so there were many rooms available. It's a super close walk... More

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I Was here with my friend in February 2014. We were staying in private room for bargain price. Everybody in the reception is really nice and helpful with everything that you need. In the reception you can also order shuttle for Bocas del Toro, Panama, for only $25 (one way). Room was clean, there was always hot water in the... More

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Address: 50 mts parcicito, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 5000, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Also Known As:
Hotel Puerto Viejo Costa Rica/Limon

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Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Suites
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We are Puerto Viejo's first hotel. As the quintessential surfer backpackers hotel, we are located in the heart of Puerto Viejo less than 1 block from the beach and the towns best bars and restaurants. We have been providing safe, clean, private and dorm style rooms and cabinas at the cheapest prices since 1987. ... more   less 
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