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Hostel Backpackers La Fortuna

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  • Excellent38%
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  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“private room”(26 reviews)
“hot water”(22 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed January 18, 2018 via mobile

Stayed only one night. We had private room but the room was tiny, no closet space, not very clean, poor WiFi, no towels, dirty bathroom. Parking across the street. Probably wouldn’t recommend, the Backpackers Resort is just two blogs down and much better for same...More

Thank Lucyan
Reviewed January 16, 2018

This hotel was a good place to stay if you are looking to do a lot of activities or day trips, a good crash pad. The room we stayed in was basic but had chairs and hammocks outside for relaxing. It is very central, couldn't...More

Thank Sioned P
Reviewed January 15, 2018

Let's face it, a free secure parking is good if you're on tour with a car, and a welcome drink is also nice. However, cleanliness is not satisfying (especially fungus in the bathroom) plus the walls are so thin that the guy next door snores...More

Thank Christian G
Reviewed November 26, 2017

This hostel feels more like a hotel which has it's advantages and disadvantages. The room was lovely, very clean, good AC. The kitchen was quite small however and no real areas to hang out in. We had poor wifi connection in our room. The staff...More

Thank Carla M
Reviewed September 6, 2017

The rooms were nice and clean, with good wifi. They offered great discounts for attractions in the area and the employees were helpful and kind. It was cheap compared to other places in the area and good for students who like to travel. I would...More

Thank sunrisegirl606
Response from Costa-Rica-Hostels, Gerente at Hostel Backpackers La FortunaResponded October 2, 2017

Hello, thank you very much for your valuable opinion, we are very happy to know that we fulfilled your expectations and enjoyed the vacation in La Fortuna, Arenal. We strive to make you feel cool spending a great vacation in this beautiful place and beautiful...More

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Amenities
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Pool
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Price range
$21 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$21 - $77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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mandy4press
May 4, 2017|
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Response from Costa-Rica-Hostels | Property representative |
Hello amigo. Sure, we got room with air conditioner or fan as well. Any other question please let us know it. Have a great day!
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Pete I
December 24, 2015|
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Response from Gracie P | Reviewed this property |
Definitely younger traveler's but when I stayed there, there were a few older couples and I met a really nice man in his 60's. It can get a bit loud so if you want peace and quiet, might not be the best place
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"Do not reserve rooms with your credit card"
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"The hostel is divided in 3 parts side by side. Right side : best ambiance is (music until 10-10h30pm) Left..."
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