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Bolita Hostel

town of Dos Brazos (Tigre) | right beside Corcovado Park, Puerto Jimenez 8204, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

I spent 5 weeks at Bolita and they were by far and away the best 5 weeks of my trip. The house is a 20-30 minute hike from the Bolita office in Dos Brazos de Tigres (a very nice little gold-mining village with a population of 150 very friendly locals). The house is very comfortable although very simple - the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Extremely chilled jungle shack with everything you need to experience Costa Rica's best Forrest. We woke up to the frantic call of the howling monkey, saw 3 varietys of poison arrow frog, Toucans, Macaws, bulk loads of humming birds and a couple of familys of monkeys. Ron's a very friendly, helpful bloke with a green style you'll want to adapt... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We spent 4 nights at bolita and had a great time! If you like nature and hiking and don't need much comfort this is definetly your place! The owner, ron, is a super nice person and always willing to answer your questions. The trails are beautiful and the wildlife is the same as in the corcovado national park, because the... More 

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

. An amazing experience in rainforest. we saw all the type of monkeys, sloths, some frogs, lots of birds there. The sound of the jungle is amazing. But it is not for anyone who seeks luxury over adventure. But I will absolutely recommend this gem in the middle of the jungle for all the nature lovers

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Our stay in Bolita was fantastic. After a 30 minutes walk you arrive in this amazing place lost in the jungle. All around the only noises you can hear are animals noises (birds, monkeys, frogs). We've been there during the wet season and had a spectacular storm but we also had a great weather the rest of the time. My... More 

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Geneva, Geneve, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Amazing experience! An atypical hostell literally in the middle of thr jungle where you need to walk a bit to access it. Quietness and wildnerness. Great view, lots of possibility to hike around, bath in secret swimming holes and see many exotic birds.

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Coca, Ecuador
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

My wife and I spent a week volunteering at Bolita and we loved every minute of it! The location is so perfect - right smack in the middle of wilderness, certainly off the "beaten trail". Waking up to the sound of macaws, hanging out in hammocks, hiking the wonderful trails... paradise! Staying as volunteers meant we got to stay for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

The owners created a place where people enjoy love every second of their stay! A must for anyone looking for a jungle experience! Being envirenmetally friendly is Rons objective. The trails to Corcovado were easily accessible. Wildlife everywhere!

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Vienna, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

go there! it was the coolest hostel i ve ever been to! you are IN THE MIDDLE of the jungle. it is pure adventure. I also liked how clean the toilets, (warm!) showers and the kitchen are. There are always nice people around. If you go there you will definately stay longer than you planned. one of the most beautiful... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Being in Bolita hostel was definitelly a unique experience and most wonderful time we had in Costa Rica. If you want to avoid mass tourism and immerse yourself in nature, this is the right place to go. You'll hear the howler monkeys and birds when waking up in the morning and crickets before going to sleep. You can hike on... More 

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Address: town of Dos Brazos (Tigre) | right beside Corcovado Park, Puerto Jimenez 8204, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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