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Monteverde Backpackers

75 Meters From Supercompro | 75 meters Southwest of the main supermarket, Santa Elena 1000, Costa Rica
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Definitely recommend this spot, it's like one big happy family. We opened up the common room and had the whole hostel up chatting over a few drinks. Staff very friendly and helpful with booking tours. Breakfast simple but hits the spot. We stayed in 4 bed dorm, quite small but does the job. We woke early for the 6.30 bus... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My fiance and I stayed for 3 nights and had a great experience! We booked the double private with bathroom and were very comfortable. The owner and staff are very friendly, knowledgeable, and hospitable. It was very easy, convenient, and affordable to book any trip or activity from the hostel, no need to call ahead. The kitchen area was well... More 

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hostel was on a good location with the supermarket next door. It was also very cheap. Extremely helpful staff who really helped me sort things out. The rooms were nice, with en suite bathrooms. There was even a bbq hosted when I was there.

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Boston, MA
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in a 4 bed dorm which was perfect for us. Staff was friendly helpful and bilingual and allowed us to park for free. Smaller hostel but great social gathering area. Would stay here again for sure. Had a blast. They also had a BBQ the night we arrived and we went to the local grocery store and grilled... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in the dorms here for two nights and had a great time! The hostel is pretty small, and you'll feel it especially in the kitchen, but it never felt uncomfortable. The owner is a nice guy with lots of useful tips for Monteverde. We were able to meet lots of other backpackers and it was easy to get to... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This is a small homely hostel that is excellently run. Probably best to book ahead as monteverde is very busy all year round. But for 11 dollars and an included breakfast, make your own eggs, toast cereal, fruit. Makes it very good value in a premium location. The owner is a great guy that does absolutely everything. The laundry service... More 

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Tunapuna, Trinidad
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

I booked this hostel at the last minute after other plans fell through. It was a very nice surprise, and a good bargain. The place was very clean and comfortable. I slept in the 6 beds shared room, and it included two full and spacious bathrooms, basically one per three people, and it was very nice. The common areas were... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

Only stayed here for two nights as we wanted to do the ziplining in the forest. Very homely feel to the hostel with nice communal area with couches and satellite tv. All rooms are very cosy and have warm water (always a pleasant surprise). Kitchen is also well equipped and free breakfast is more than enough (eggs, bread, fruit, cereal... More 

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Bergisch Gladbach, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

I stayed at this hostel for 3 days. It's quite small, but really "gemütlich". The owners Johanna and Alonso are very friendly and helpful. The kitchen is small but there's everything you need. Breakfast is included, there's eggs, toast, cereal, nutella, milk, bananas. The place is perfect for meeting new people, you almost instantly feel at home. There's a livingroom... More 

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Baden, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Very friendly, welcoming and cute hostel. Felt very homy, good atmosphere. Also great to meet people. Stuff helpful in all aspects: checking in/out, booking tours, information of the area and transport to other places. Highly recommended and I definitly would stay here again!

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