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Cabinas Back Packer

96 Supermarket - 50 yards east | Puerto Jimenes, Puerto Jimenes, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Good place to Stay in Puerto Jimenez, just around the corner from the local bus station and from Colectivo to Carate. The best location. There is also a super market just around the corner. Very clean and they take groups! Also, hammocks. rocking chairs makes it a nice place to hang out!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Although I only stayed in Cabinas Back Packer for one night, it was a great experience. The hostel is located right on the fringe of downtown PJ, a minute walk to main street but just far enough away to escape the noise. Frederico, the landlord is a lovely man with a warm and welcoming heart. The place is very clean,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

We had a good time staying at this place for two nights. The rooms were clean and well equipped (even some kind of shelf/desk!), good showers. The landlord very nice. He does the laundry as well. You can sit outside in the garden, watch the birds... Wifi reception in the rooms. The kitchen is clean. What else can I say.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

We stayed one night at the Cabinas Back Packer in Puerto Jimenez before going to Corcovado. Our guide from Surcos Tours made the booking for us as they don't have a website which is a pity. We had a room with a double and 2 singles and air-conditioning which was a blessing after a week on the Pacific Coast as... More 

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