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Wide Mouth Frog

Apartado 256, Quepos, Costa Rica
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This place is quite nice, it has pool that helps when sun burned your skin. staff is very friendly and helpful, they make your stay pleasant. It has a good facilities and you can feel comfortable over there. Its quite place and maybe they need improve fan in the room.

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18 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I booked a room a week ahead. It was for three days. I was told a room with bathroom was going to be 30.00 a night for a single person. So I booked it. When I showed up it turn our to be a cell. No bathroom , I when back to say I got the wrong room. As I... More

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San Jose, California
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66 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We (couple, 41 & 50) stayed at Wide Mouth Frog Hostel for three nights in March 2014. We paid $50 a night for a room with private bathroom. The room was large and had two double beds (the one we slept on was comfortable), a small safebox and a small refrigerator. The room was very hot and the ceiling fan... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thought the Wide Mouth Frog is fine, but not particularly special or fantastic as noted in the Lonely Planet guide. The good: The beds are comfortable. The atmosphere is nice. The weather was extremely hot and the ventilation in the rooms is poor, so many guests relax in the common areas. The pool is wonderfully refreshing. The location in... More

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed for two nights in a private room with a shared bathroom for 35$. The grounds are well cared for and there are a lot of beautiful plants. the community space was great for my yoga self practice. The kitchen has everything you need for cooking and they offer a big breakfast in the morning for 3$. The laundry... More

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Westfield, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

The staff was friendly and very helpful in recommending and booking our excursions. They served a genuine Costa Rican breakfast of Gallo Pinto, fruit, coffee, toast, etc. for only $3. One of my favorite parts having people from so many countries staying at the same hostel--overheard a lot of German and French. You get to enjoy the city of Quepos,... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014 via mobile

my 5th time staying quiet clean swimming pool good food convenient to the National Park well organized the best place to stay in Manuel Antonio the best prices in town the staff is professional and friendly plus it is very secure don't even think of staying anywhere else

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2014

The hostel is really OK.. except that our room was HOT. Never slept this warm. There is a huge fan which doesn't seem to be helping much. The room was very small and window could not be opened. The shared bathrooms are fine, although only cold water. The kitchen and free coffee are nice. The place is safe and probably... More

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Great clean and friendly hostel. The owner has obviously travelled and appreciates what a traveller wants in a hostel. Stayed my first night at a nearby hotel getting a private room for less than a dorm bed here BUT the service was poor/unfriendly and the room wasnt great...moved here and it was the best decision i made..should have done it... More

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Astoria, New York
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014 via mobile

Wow, what a find. Don't listen to the yuppies on here complaining who were expecting a hotel and got a hostel. This place was great! We met great people every night, lounged in a beautiful pool area, partied at a local dance club and had a nice little meal at Soda Quepos just down the road. Negatives: yes quepos is... More

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Additional Information about Wide Mouth Frog

Also Known As:
Wide Mouth Frog Hotel
Wide Mouth Frog Hotel Quepos
Wide Mouth Frog Costa Rica/Quepos
Address: Apartado 256, Quepos, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Quepos
Amenities:
Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #11 of 19 Specialty lodging in Quepos
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Wide Mouth Frog is a new backpackers hostel located in Quepos / Manuel Antonio - Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica. The perfect place for like minded travelers to meet other people and exchange stories. You can relax by the pool or use one of our other communal areas strewn with hammocks. This is a quiet piece of tropical paradise in Quepos central. ... more   less 

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