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4 You Hostal

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Playa Guiones, Nosara 506, Costa Rica
4 You Hostal
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Jacksonville, Florida
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I stayed at 4 you for 3 months and I will say it was the best experience I've ever had at a hostel. Carole and Marco are the most gracious and caring hostel owners I have ever met. They take care of all your needs and are so friendly. They truly care about their guests and have equipped the hostel... More 

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Delray Beach, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the cleanest hostel I have ever stayed in! Very comfortable and great stay. The owners welcomed us with open arms and were very eager to help in any way they could. Would definitely recommend to everyone!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Carole and her partner were great. The cost here's very low considering the close proximity to the beach and public bus, restaurants etc. The facility is clean and efficient. I stayed in A semiprivate room in the dorm. Its noisy like most of Costa Rica so bring earplugs. Otherwise the shared kitchen and bath were clean and convient. A seasonal... More 

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Banff National Park, Canada
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My only regret is that I couldn't stay longer. Such a laid back atmosphere that fits perfectly with the area it is in, quiet, calm and relaxing. the most beautiful beach is just down the road, there are tons of food options around and Marco and Carole have thought of everything to run one of the best hostels in Costa... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

4You hostel formed a big and special part of mine and my girlfriend's 6 week stay in Nosara. Firstly it's certainly the cleanest and most beautifully designed hostel I have ever stayed in. During our time we stayed in two of the four private bungalows, and one of the smaller dorm rooms, each of which was perfect. It has a... More 

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Cape Town
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53 reviews 53 reviews
35 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

I've been travelling for almost 9 months with my boyfriend through the Americas, and this is by far our favourite place to stay and the best hostel we've ever seen! Marc and Carole, the Swiss couple who own the hostel, live on the property, so they're always around to make sure everything's clean and that everyone's happy. I can't say... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We didn't even stay here but our booking experience was so terrible I had to post! So for three weeks I was back and forth with 4 you hostel and was receiving emails and was told their semi private rooms were available and they had space for the 5 nights we wanted. I asked how do I confirm my reservation... More 

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West Cape May, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

My husband and I stayed at 4YOU Hostal in Nosara for a week in February. It was amazing! The owners/proprietors Marco and Carola are very special people. They are hard working, caring,and friendly. They will do whatever they can to be make sure you have a great stay at the hostel. The place itself is modern and clean. The kitchen... More 

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Graz, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We wanted to stay just for 2 or 3 nights but the place is just perfect. In the end we spent over 1 week at 4youhostal. The name is a bit unlucky but otherwise you can´t find anything to complain. We stayed in a private lodge for 40 dollars a night. The lodge was roomy, clean with private bathroom. There... More 

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Nice, France
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We originally went for three nights, just following the good comments on trip advisor about this place. We finally stayed an extra night, and could have stayed much longer if our schedule'd have allowed us. Andrew, Marco and Carole were so nice and helpful. We won't forget them. The room was great, and the place has more from a four... More 

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