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Don Jon*s Lodge and Restaurante

150 meters north from soccer plaza, Santa Teresa 1, Costa Rica
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Ranked #3 of 30 Santa Teresa B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in the wooden hut. The hamacks are a big plus. Such as the wooden infrastructure. We even saw some monkeys in the trees above. What a sight! Further the rooms where clean an inspiring because of the wooden interior. The only negative thing about it is that they only had a fan, no a/c. So we had a... More

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Umea, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2013

Truely living up to his slogan. Not expecsive at all, you meet lot's of funny people and the owner is the coolest guy in costa rica! Close to the beach and everything you need aswell. Even if I were there in low season, the people are hanging at Don Jon's. And if you like to surf you'll have lots of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2013

don jons what a nice place, great vibe!! the staff is amazing friendly people always with a huge smile and desire to help u in whatever way. the food mmmmmmm.... try the burritos theres none in town better than this!!! incredible! nice cozy rooms and super safe, close to the waves 5min walk and restaurants, supermarket too.... highly recommended!!! pura... More

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2013

We stayed in the A/C 8-bed dorm of Don Jon's and can only recommend it. The rooms were clean and the staff was friendly and helpful. Only the bathroom was a bit small. But this is compensated by the very nice atmosphere and good rates, even at crazy New Year times.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012

don jons the man had an awsome christmas there cooked up some fish and made a punch and really felt like a family... bueno onda(good vibe) would deffintatly stay there again. he has it all from dorms to private rooms to really cool buildings up the back of the propety with rooms and a top deck laid out with hammocks... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2012

I stayed@ Don Jon's for 5 nights, the place is just great! i stayed in the private cabana, the design is real nice! all wood and you have ur private bathroom, no AC but on most says it was fine to sleep with the FAN, surprisingly not much insects and things running around the cabins! especially that you are surrounded... More

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Nags Head, North Carolina, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

I will try to keep this concise, as I could rave about this hostel for pages and pages. When we first arrived in Santa Teresa, my girlfriend and I checked out about 12 different hostels, hotels, and B&B's, as we planned on staying a few days or more. Most of the others seemed a bit overpriced for the amenities, and... More

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Nosara, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2012 via mobile

Don Jon is the man. Great service, hammock city, great rooms, a few steps away from the beach, AWEEEESOME atmosphere, could not ask for anything better in a hostel. My 2 night stay extended to a good few weeks and I still have no intentions of leaving. Your an idiot if you don't go!

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Montrouge, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2012

We stayed in a wooden cabin and were amazed how strongly they are built. The room was more comfortable and quiet than we expected, and not full of insects like we thought. We were warmly welcomed by Don Jon himself, who made every effort to make us feel comfortable during our stay, he treated us like friends. The hotel is... More

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panama city
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

Stayed at Don Jon*s for around 6 weeks. Nothing but positive things to say about the place: - Clean - Well organized - Good service - Nice staff - Love the bungalows - Best burrito, smoothies and Jon*s cocktails - Top surf spot in Costa Rica - Don Jon*s himself, a good fellah - Ladies night

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Address: 150 meters north from soccer plaza, Santa Teresa 1, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Don Jon*s has a variety of accomodations, great restaurante, and is conviniently located. Dorm rooms for backpackers, modern apartments with AC for groups, and rustic cabins with private rooms all made from teak wood and very one of a kind. A restaurante serving the freshest fish tacos, burritos, sandwiches and salads all ways, always. Only 100 meters walk to Santa Teresa beach with consistent surf year round and in the center of the village near markets, reataurantes, and soccer plaza. A family run establishment where the service is personalized and with gusto. See you soon! Pura Vida! ... more   less 
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