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Luz en el Cielo Eco-B&B/Hostel

50 metros antes del centro de Montezuma, Montezuma, Costa Rica
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Ranked #5 of 14 Montezuma B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Myself (22, female) and my friend (21, female) travelled for three weeks around Costa Rica. We started our trip in montezuma at this hostel and loved it. The rooms are spacious and clean, the facilities are excellent, the location is ideal and the local breakfast is exquisite!! The hostel is nestled up off the road among greenery which is teaming... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

After finishing my month-long research project in Cartago, I thought it would be a shame if I didn't skip over to the ocean and play a little bit! I took a bus from the coca cola station in San Jose. The ride was long, about 6 hours, but is perfectly enjoyable if you have a book and like to look... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great hostel .... I would definitely recommend .. Suits the area and has a really nice chilled vibe. The staff are fabulous and were super helpful and I had a really nice experience when I left my iPhone there, they found it kept until I could return and were Great about the whole thing ..( so super trustworthy ). ...... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location overlooking the town, about a 1 minute walk into town and beach. Rooms were super clean. Johnny(owner) was very helpful for arranging activities. Hostels on the beach appeared less safe so this was a great option. Great common areas to relax, upload photos and read in the hammocks. We'll done Johnny, Erica, Isabella(staff).

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Cartago, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To be completely honest, we're new to backpacking. we've always admired the lifestyle, but hadn't taken a role in the community until now. Yes, when you think backpacking, in addition to blisters, mud and achey muscles, partying plays a role. We're young. That's what we do. We go out and have fun. Backpackers are no exception. Except, the introductions and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

My friend and I stayed three nights and after we left we couldn't stop comparing everything else we experienced to our time at this hostel, and in Montezuma in general. We joked we were just going to cancel the rest of our plans to go back "home". That's what it felt like to us, home and family. When you stay,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

We had a great stay at this hostel, the staff was friendly and welcoming and had awesome suggestions of what to do and see in the area! We had a great time. There were monkeys hanging out and iguanas everywhere! We would absolutely suggest this hostel to anyone who is looking for somewhere to stay. I'll put out there that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

A group of 20 of us just stayed at Luz en el Cielo and the weekend was perfect! The staff is super helpful, the rooms and bathrooms are clean and the breakfasts were hearty portions & tasty. We also had a family dinner made for our first night because we arrived late from San José - amazing fish kebabs...thanks Max!... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

I stayed in this hostel 3 nights. The dorm room was simple and clean, and I appreciated the fan for dissipating some of the humidity. It did rain most of the time I was here, so everything was a little damp, but I think thats just a fact of life in Costa Rica! The free breakfast was delicious and filling,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Wow. Where do I start? The hostel is located up the hill from the town ( which is awesome because you do not hear any of the few bars there at night) From the moment you walk in you can feel the family style vibe. They have a communal area with 2 hammocks, seating area, coffee that you can make,... More

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Address: 50 metros antes del centro de Montezuma, Montezuma, Costa Rica
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Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Montezuma
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Beach Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service
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Wake up to the sounds of the jungle. Luz en el Cielo B&B/Hostel is located just out of Montezuma's town center. Montezuma is a small beach town with a huge heart and a lot of charm. This newly renovated, classy hostel is great for budget travels, families and couples. We currently have three dorm rooms in the main lodge, one dorm cabina with it's own balcony and bathroom, each equipped with new mattress, sheets and furnishings. We also have newly built private cabinas as of January 2012. Enjoy using our wireless internet, communal kitchen and lounge. Breakfast is included with every stay, as well as coffee all day. ... more   less 
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