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Tucan Hotel

100 mtrs east of Banco de Costa Rica | Uvita de Osa, Uvita CR 8153, Costa Rica
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Ranked #9 of 26 Specialty Lodging in Uvita
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for three weeks from early December and over Christmas. Loved the hostel and the staff working there. The owners were really helpful. Uvita itself is a place that is still under the radar.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

Inspired by the many positive reviews, my girlfriend and I visited Tucan Hostel in November 2014. Our stay was not so good for 2.5 reasons: 1) The owner was gone on vacation for a few days and had left the cleaning lady in charge of reception etc. This led to a number of troublesome situations: We knew from the website... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

We stated here for 3 nights. The rooms very from shared dormitory style to private, and all rooms connect to a shared community area with a restaurant, kitchen, games, hammocks, and relaxing. The owner is wonderful and very helpful. She is also a bit of an artist and always adding to the eclectic decor. Tucan is 3 minutes walking from... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

This was a perfect place for our first night in Costa Rica. We stayed in the treehouse, which was perfect for our 10 year old! Also, there was a little kitten running around (Creeper), so she was entertained for hours :) This place had a great atmosphere and was very easy to meet other travellers.

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Uvita, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

You will feel at home, the staff will help you and answer your questions in Spanish or English. They will treat you like friends and greet you with smiles. This is a very welcoming environment, perfect for solo travelers, couples or groups. Good music, great location and even better people!! I will recommend to all.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Loved my stay at this hostel. The owners are fantastic and really make an effort to make sure you have a great time in Uvita! I had a private room which I found pretty comfy and great with the air con. Also provides an excellent laundry service and delicious restaurant. I would definitely return if I am back in Costa... More 

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Ciudad Colon, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

This is a great relaxing hostel with nice rooms, some fitting up to 5 people. There are hammocks around the hostel as well as other spaces to relax. There's a little kitchen that you can use or you can purchase meals from the hostel. The beach isn't terribly far if you're willing to walk a bit.

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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21 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We stayed here for two nights. Absolutely loved it, incredibly kind & well informed owner gave us up to date information. Great chill out area with games, pool table, hammocks, sofas & movies at 4pm each day. Free bikes to hire. Good food & good value. Only a couple of down points stop this being our favourite hostel in Central... More 

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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24 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

When I think of a hostel, this is what I envision. A few blocks from the town centre, so you do have to walk a bit from the bus. When you enter, there are signs in Espanol & English giving riles about the kitchen, library, laundry, etc. The rooms are all around a central courtyard. Rooms are fine. Mine had... More 

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Hamburg, Deutschland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We stayed there for 2 nights and loved it from the start. Elisabetha the an extremely friendly and motivated owner who speaks at least 5 languages. The room and bathroom were clean and a yummy breakfast and delicious dinner can be ordered every day. Minus: Our room near the pool table was a bit noisy and the communal kitchen not... More 

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Address: 100 mtrs east of Banco de Costa Rica | Uvita de Osa, Uvita CR 8153, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Uvita
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 10
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