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Buddha House Boutique Hostel

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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Zanzibar, Tanzania
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4 of 5 stars NEW

This hostel deserves to be called an oasis, at least during the day! If you don't mind the nightlife right one step outside of the hostel area you will have a perfect stay here. Clean rooms, a beautiful,big garden with a pool and so helpful and friendly staff. Ask any question and they will try to find a solution. No... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Friendly staff, clean rooms, nice pool, cool decor! It can get a bit noisy (night club beside it) as it is on the main street, but if you are looking for a great location close to the beach and shops - I would highly recommend staying here! Reasonable prices are a bonus too :)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Its clean and secure very safe i left my belingings while i shopped arround intown and it was 100% safe the people their have excellent service only negative thing i really have to say is they need to upgrade their mattress

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Bromont, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a real surprise, on the main street of Jaco, few steps from the beach. Well decorated, clean, good equipements (AC, pool, biles, surfs), good security... Michelli, the reception emp. Is Nice and helpfull. Only neg. note is the poor internet connection.

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is colourfully decorated with friendly staff & good communal kitchen. We had a private room with safe, en-suite & air con. It was really comfy & they have a great pool to cool off in. I would highly recommend. The only problem was a nearby very loud disco (not every night we later discover) but we wore earplugs so... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed at Buddha on a backpacking trip with my sister. We originally booked one night but extended our stay to six nights! We had a private room for the first three nights with AC and our own bathroom. It was perfect, the beds were comfy and it was cool at night. For the second half of our stay we switched... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Buddha House is a wonderful experience. The cleanest place I've stayed in all of Costa Rica. The staff is top notch and friendly. The common area and kitchen are beautiful and well maintained. Nice pool. 5 mins to beach and restaurants. Wifi is strong in commons but weak in rooms. Definitely my fave in 5 weeks!

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Perfect location, great environment, clean and geourgous place, extremely friendly and helpful people and stuff. In the center of town 2 min walk from the beach and yet in the middle of nature. This is the ultimate home away from home experience. Since we live only 1h away we will definatly come back soon.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

To be honest, I haven't spent much time at the hostel since I was doing day trips and spent most of my time at the beach. Initially I was looking for a bed in a dorm, but since they were fully booked I ended up staying two nights in a private room with shared bathroom (50$ a night). Everything was... More 

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Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

The hostel is right in the middle of things on the main drag in Jaco, yet once you step through the front gateway it doesn't feel right in the middle of things, and that is awesome. The place is quiet, music in the common areas is a nice touch, and the staff was incredibly friendly. The pool is nice and... More 

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Address: Jaco Downtown | Next to Mall Il Galeone, Jaco 61101, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9
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Also Known As:
La Cometa Hotel Jaco
Buddha House Boutique Hostel Costa Rica/Jaco

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