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Buddha House Boutique Hostel

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Jaco Downtown | Next to Mall Il Galeone, Jaco 61101, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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 yesterday NEW

-right in the middle of downtown jaco - surrounded but all attractions, gift shops, restaurants, bars - 8minute walk to beach - beautiful oasis - zen garden right in downtown -friendly staff - no cold water in shower -

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Buddha House was inviting, clean, and in a convenient location. Really nice vibes at this hostel and very welcoming staff and guests. Really interesting art work surrounding the place as well. Had some good times here

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The decor and funky atmosphere is what initially stands out as you walk the the gates into the courtyard at Buddha house on the main strip in Jaco. it has a pool, full kitchen and lounge area and even though it's right in the middle of the night life on Jaco. it has a really chilled out vibe. I would... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed there for Two nights, really nice place in Jaco! The hotel is really cosy and safe and the staff (the receptionnist) is really friendly and helpful! The Hotel is clean, kitchen and swimming pool are great. Only one recommendation : more fans on the dorm !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at this adorable hostel for 4 nights! This place was my favorite of all hostels I stayed at! If you are 4 people it's perfect for a private room with ac, your own washroom! It is super clean, 2 minutes walk to the beach and from all other attractions in Jaco! The always is also very kind and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a great time in this very clean hostel. A quiet place in the middle of the city, close to everything. Decorated with style, super nice employees. The pool is clean and there are clean towels provided!the kitchen is awesome as well. It is possible to rent surfboards. I could have spent a month in this place and recommand it... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is super clean and cute. The Staff/owners are more than friendly. There is a pool that is not too hot. You can rent boards and bicyles. Everyone there are respectful. We stayed in the dorm and also the the private rooms, and both were more than clean. It felt like being at an hotel. I really enjoyed my... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend and I stayed at this hostel for four days and three nights. On the first day we arrived kind of late but that wasn't a problem because the reception staff is 24hours and they were expecting us. The staff was extremely nice and could answer any questions about the surrounding area. There was only one staff member who... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff are very helpful and friendly. They keep everything pretty clean and tidy. I especially enjoyed the pool. Close to everything in Jaco. It's very affordable $$. I would return again, no question! :)

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

This a very cozy room. It was spacious and in a great location. It was very secure and very welcoming staff . The private rooms are very reasonable and very nice set up. My two issues with this place were the amount of bugs that we're all over the room . We had no clue where they were coming from... More 

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