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    Casa Mariposa Hostel & Guesthouse

    | 50 meters North of Chirripo Trail Head, San Gerardo, Chirripo National Park, Costa Rica
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    07/05/2017 07/06/2017
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveler (60)
          Room & Suite (12)
          Dining (2)
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          Overview
          • Excellent83%
          • Very good14%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          Mar 29, 2017
          “Best hostel in town on doorstep to nature”
          Jan 29, 2017
          “Cosy atmosphere, clean rooms and closes to the nationalpark”
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          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          75 reviews
          #1 of 1 hotels in San Gerardo
           
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          22 reviews
          #1 of 3 Specialty lodging in San Gerardo De Rivas
           
          Talari Mountain Lodge
          48 reviews
          #2 of 7 hotels in San Isidro de El General
           
          Paraiso Quetzal Lodge
          227 reviews
          #1 of 11 Specialty lodging in San Gerardo de Dota
           
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          Reviewed September 30, 2013

          THE place to stay if you are doing the Chirripo hike. Right next to the trailhead, friendly and knowledgeable hosts, gear for rent and some for free, restaurant next door. Very helpful by email before I arrived and once there highlighted beautiful waterfalls nearby that...More

          Thank idiotwind
          Reviewed September 7, 2013

          Last August, my girlfriend and I decided to hike Chirripo. When we got to San Gerardo de Rivas, we found Casa Mariposa and we couldn't have been happier with our experience. First of all, it is the closest accommodation to the trailhead for Chirripo. Trust...More

          Thank Ryan M
          Reviewed August 30, 2013

          We stayed at Casa Mariposa to hike Cerro Chirripo the next morning, the place is very inviting and clean. Its a very convenient place to stay at to start the hike. Hosts Laura and Dan are just wonderful and kind. We got rained on for...More

          Thank Kris A
          Reviewed July 30, 2013

          We walked up to Casa Mariposa from San Gerardo de Rivas and it is a steep climb! But ...we were really satisfied with the hostel , once we arrived. We were coming from Rivas , on the bus , and it only goes as far...More

          Thank margolu
          Reviewed July 28, 2013

          Casa Mariposa is a lovely inviting little hostel. We were there visiting family one Christmas. We hiked at Cloudbridge and also did the Chirripo hike on boxing day. The Jungle room is a real experience. We had a wonderful sleep after the hike up and...More

          Thank AdventureLD
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          22 reviews
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          • Price range
          • $12 - $28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 6
          • Location
          • Costa Rica >
          • Province of San Jose >
          • Chirripo National Park >
          • San Gerardo
          • Also Known As
          • Casa Mariposa Hostel & Guesthouse Costa Rica/San Gerardo
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          Room & Suite (12)
          Dining (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (44)
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          Room Tips
          "The dorm rooms are really cool and great if you are in a group! Just make sure to re confirm your booking..."
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          "Cozy private rooms are available, though we stayed in the super cool shared bunk."
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          "definitely choose the dorm over the private rooms - it is amaaaazing :)"
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          "only one computer with cable internet hookup"
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