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Hostel Plinio

Main Road 50 meters before Restaurant Bamboo Jam, Manuel Antonio National Park 60601, Costa Rica
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
11 reviews 11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I ended up staying 5 nights in this hostel and I loved it. Ofcourse not everything is perfect (cold shower, could use some extra cleaning), but for a hostel it was truly amazing. Good pool and a great bar with awesome food at night. Not a partyhostel (I wasn't looking for that), but mostly people who like to get up... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff are all wonderful people. Very friendly, and willing to assist in all aspects of the trip. The lobby and common areas are beautiful with an ocean view and fun sitting area. BUT. The rooms. We stayed in the single bed room. There were 2 used bandaids resting on the windowsill and next to the bed. There was one... More

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Flagstaff, Arizona
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Hostel Plinio was the best place we stayed during our time in Costa Rica!! It was so cute and beautiful--felt like we were in a jungle treehouse, which we pretty much were! We had a private room with private bathroom. It was 2 stories: first floor was a double bed and bathroom, top floor was a king bed with a... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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41 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The place is nice, there is a kitchen and good swimming pool open till 22:00. The kitchen provides gallo pinto for breakfast. The wifi is only in lobby. Rooms are very simple and humid, but clean. There is also good option of two-floor hut good for families.

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New York City, New York
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

I stayed here as a hostel--dont know how id feel if i were looking for a private room. As a hostel, the rooms are spacious and clean--you feel like you have some privacy. Bathrooms have soap which is always a good sign for a hostel, and were clean. You can hear the rainforest around you though here its mostly crickets... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

If traveling alone, you cannot beat Hostel Plinio's offer for a dormitory bed, including gallo-pinto and eggs breakfast, wifi, and pool. If traveling with a friend, just a bit more per person will buy you a private room and bath. This place has been here since my first visit in 1978 and brings back the charm of old QMA, which... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Right off the bat I loved this place. It's quite the gem in Quepos so make sure to check it out before looking anywhere else if you're visitng Manuel Antonio. It's just a bus ride away from the local street cafes/restaurants towards the beach. In my experience there isn't very much reason to take a bus into Quepos town unless... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

The staff and surroundings at Hostel Plinio were very inviting. We stay in the double private ensuite, and we really felt like it was a tree house. Of course, this is more of a hostel with a nice selection of private rooms than a hotel. There was a pretty view of the Pacific through the rainforest. The grounds are lush... More

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Costa Rica
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Great hostel, clean rooms, friendly/helpful staff, lockers large enough to fit your entire pack, spacious common area to relax. Don't go to the restaurant next door. Can't remember the name but the food was garbage, expensive and music too loud to talk. Do go to the national park to see all the howler monkeys and iguanas. The beaches within the... More

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Ellington CT
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 via mobile

Overall, Hostel Plinio is a good value for how inexpensive rooms are and the beauty of the place itself. Surrounded by gorgeous tropical vegetation and complete with a pool, the hostel itself is very pretty. The room was small but comfortable enough, though very stuffy once the window curtains were shut despite the ceiling fan. Shared bathroom was generally pretty... More

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Address: Main Road 50 meters before Restaurant Bamboo Jam, Manuel Antonio National Park 60601, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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Hostel Plinio Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park

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