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Pura Vida MINI Hostel Manuel Antonio

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Carretera Manuel Antonio Costa Rica, Quepos 6350, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I planned to stay only one night there, but ended up staying two extra nights (the only nights I had left before my flight). I met the nicest travelers there. Catharina and Lucas are great hosts. They are so kind and helpful. The hostel is clean, has all the commodities you need, and is well located, only minutes walking from... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This really was La Pura Vida. Thanks to Andres & Danny for creating such a vibrant and fun atmosphere for everyone staying! You guys really added to my Costa Rican experience. Such good memories here! I can't wait to come back! If you don't stay here, you're missing out ;)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here at the end of my trip in Costa Rica, I had been used to staying in quite social hostels, and found that this one was quite quiet. As a solo traveller this was a little annoying as the hostel is quite out of the way from everything and I didn't want to leave in the dark on... More 

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Poznan, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I really enjoyed may stay in this hostel-it has everything You need,good location and people there are very friendly and make You feel wonderful there!and they organized a great barbecue for everybody:)if Im nereby i will come back for sure!

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Thank Martittta
Basel, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

The staff did all to help me with all my needs and questions! The greatest example, they even called another hostel for me that was located 5 mins away to ask for free beds even that they had places available at their place! The atmosphere is very chilled!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This hostel was apart from it's sister hostel in Santa Teresa very welcoming, clean and with super friendly staff! The kitchen was ideal for making our own food and we could book all our activities from the hostel. The staff gave us a tip about a beautiful waterfall within walking distance that we never would've found otherwise. The connections were... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

fun & easy going hostel with great atmosphere!! very close to quepos and there is every 20min a public bus going to manuel antonio nationalparc. espacially the staff working there makes the difference! thanks catharina, lucas, andres and danny for the pura vida lifestyle :)

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

Great hostel, with a really nice atmosphere. The owner and the staff are super friendly, specially Catharina who besides being helpful and friendly its a great party partner! About the location,its really close to Quepos which is cheaper for eating and partying and the bus to the beach its right in front of the hostel.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

This place is really special. The staff makes you feel like you are a special guest in their home. The front desk staff (Lucas and Kate) were incredibly helpful! Kate even loaned me her extra shoes when I didn't have an adequate pair for white water rafting, which was entirely my fault! Plus since I was there over Christmas, they... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

I normally do not write reviews but had to after staying at Pura Vida. From the moment I walked in, Lucas and Catharina welcomed us into the hostel which feels more like a family. We felt right at home which was amazing since my boyfriend and I were spending Christmas there. They even planned a little event for Christmas which... More 

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