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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We stayed at Las Mariposas for 2 nights. The vibe is very relaxing with all of the hanging hammocks around the hostel, lots of greenery, outdoor clothesline and shower. Leone (i hope i spelled her name right) was very welcoming and made sure everything was up to par. Its a very clean hostel with all of the kitchen supplies you... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mariposas is located really close to the beach. That is its biggest asset…maybe 150 meters and you are at beautiful beach. Additionally, the hostel does group dinners that you can participate in that were pretty cheap and tasted good. Lots of hammocks to lay around in. Mariposas has an interesting vibe. It has “volunteers” which I think are people that... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 7 nights and it was great. Beautiful hostel. Awesome atmosphere. Very close to the beach, supermarket and bus station. Comfortable beds. Helpful and kind staff. Quiet, but not too quiet. Fantastic.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2016

The hostel is colorful, open and has tons of plants and flowers all over. Tons of hammocks, friendly people and super close to the beach. Mariano is the hostel cook and regularly makes big dinners for everyone in the hostel, only $5-6 per person.. cheap and it's a great way to meet people. Great hostel for traveling alone, there are... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

We got stuck in this nice hostel. The whole atmosphere was very relaxing and cool. Mariano was highly entertaining and a good cook.The common areas were nice and great for hanging around together. It is definetly worth to stay there. In a few meters you are at the beach, or at the supermarket and there is also an ATM just... More 

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Portola, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

I loved this place so much! I spent three weeks here and it was a great experience. The people who work there are very kind and helpful. The vibe here is really relaxed and easy going. The kitchen is beautiful and big, and the common space is spacious and friendly. The location is amazing because its so close to the... More 

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Durham, NC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Las Mariposas is my favorite hostel I've ever visited. Highlights: the building itself has a beautiful set up which includes two covered outdoor common spaces, a clean open air kitchen, many super comfortable hammocks (great for naps), and luscious green plants everywhere. The hostel is in a prime location- a one minute walk from the beach, a four minute walk... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2016

My husband and I stayed a week at Las Mariposas. While we were the oldest people by far, all the travelers made us feel very welcome. It was a great group of people and we felt like part of a family. Leone and her volunteers create a very welcoming environment. We stayed in a private room with our own bath... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

I spent about five weeks here and it was one of the best times of my life. The hostel itself is beautiful, clean and surrounded with trees. The staff are very friendly and the guests that come through are always good company. You can take a short walk to the beach, the main road, and ATM. The location is ideal.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

Had an excellent week here and met some amazing people. Most of the staff are young volunteers from around the world that are always down to hangout. The shady hammocks are perfect for killing time during the mid-day sun and the mango trees around the hostel provide a never ending supply of ripe mangos that the guests can help themselves... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Las Mariposas is a charming property in the beautiful beach town of Samara, Costa Rica. If you are looking for an inexpensive place with lots of extra services.... this is the place to be! You have free Wifi access, a communal kitchen, bike rental and hot shower!The property can arrange lots of nice activities for a fair price and offers a delicious breakfast. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Las Mariposas

Address: 100 m. norte de Intercultura | 100 m. norte de Intercultura, Playa Samara 0000, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Playa Samara
Price Range: $19 - $35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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