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Hostel Pura Vida Montezuma

30 Meters Away From the Bus Stop, Close to the Football Field, Montezuma 60111, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Booked for one night and stayed for three! Everyone who worked at the hostel was very welcoming and friendly. There's a great communal atmosphere and opportunity to hang out with other travelers and locals. Town is only 2 mins away but hostel is in a slightly quieter area which is nice. Good kitchen, great hammocks and even better resident dogs.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

this was our 1st stop on our 2 week pacific coast tour of costa rica. we arrived here after a day of travelling from london. we arrived early and were met by David and his partner who showed us around and let us leave our bags in a room while they got our room ready - we arrived very early... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

If you want to relax and enjoy montezuma's good vibe, this is the hostal you ve been looking for. Me and my friends booked for 1 night but ended up staying 3. Great people and a lot of fun. The room was fine and no noises whatsoever at night.

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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6 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

We booked it without seeing it for two nights. The room is in the first impression ok. Second view is different: the walls are not closed at the ground, ants and bucks coming in. dirty stuff on a wodden shelf. Kitchen dosent invite for cooking, some bigger bugs are running through the kitchen. Reception is nice, just stayed for one... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

This Hostel is very very chilld and i think one of the best places to hang out and relax in Costa Rica. Four different beaches are not far away. The staff is super friendly and helpfull. Down the road is also a very good and cheap restaurant but also the kitchen is good equiped. The beds are comfortable and there... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 via mobile

We spent in this hostel two nights.we had a bedroom for two with private bathroom. The hostel was ok in a good position. There is kitchen and a nice common area with hammocks. The people there was nice and the host was cool as well. The only problem were the beds, not comfortable at all!!!

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful hostel hosted by young Italian couple. Nice clean single room. Was even less expensive than the reservation price. A bit noisy but for the price and clean kitchen worth it. Near beach and bus stop.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015 via mobile

A short walk from the bus stop up an alley like road. The front and kitchen area were well maintained. Our private room had a double bed and one fan. Bad news I there was only one outlet so you couldn't use it if the fan was on. Many cute dogs and cats around, which was great because they helped... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

The rooms aren't fantastic But the people there make the place amazing to stay at. The staff are so nice you feel like you're at home and there'S Always nice people to talk to in the kitchen and in the Common areas! Definately recommend the place

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Thank Sarah T
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015 via mobile

The people who run this hostel were very helpful in showing us where everything was & pointed us in the direction of places to visit in Montezuma! It's a very laid back place which makes it easy to hang out there. The rooms are basic as are the toilets & showers but nothing wrong with them. We didn't use the... More 

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