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La Botella de Leche

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Helsinki, Finland
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47 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

Really nice place to stay. The owner was so friendly and informative and helpful. The place had a very nice atmosphere in communal areas. Kitchen was good and the pool was attractive. Rooms were good as well. The cleaning lady was not so efektive, we had to ask her to clean our toilet. Costa Rica is absolutely too expensive country... More 

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Thank piiaki
OlivierFontana, Propietario at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Hola Piiaki, Thank you for the kind words. I´ll let the cleaning lady know for the next time, thank you for leting us know. Best Regards and hoping to see you again soon Manuel More 

Oliva, Spain
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2015

Apart from the high standard of cleanliness and the lovely pool, the best thing about this hostel is the level of service, help and genuine enthusiasm from Manuel the owner. Nothing was too much trouble and everything done with a smile. Brilliant!! I would not hesitate to stay here next time I am in CR.

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Thank Jane L
OlivierFontana, Propietario at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Hi Jane, What a nice surprise this review was. I´m glad we could ´ve helped you with your re-encounter in Avellanas. You are always welcome. Huggs and kisses. Manu More 

London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2015

We stayed here a week ago in a private room. Room had great a/c and wifi. All very clean. Pool was an added bonus. The owner/manager gave us great tips of what to do and where to go and shows a genuine interest in everyone staying at the hostel. Would definitely recommend staying here.

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labotelladeleche, Propietario at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Hola Kristy, Thank you for the kind words. As you put it, we genuinely care about our guests, we want you to have an awesome and relaxing experience in Costa Rica and we try to do our best. It was a pleasure to have you here and we´ll be expecting you again whenever you want. Regards Manu More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2015

Bottle of milk! Great place. Rooms are average but the pool is awesome. It's reasonably priced, the location is good (couple minutes walk from the beach), free wifi, and they have a communal kitchen. The host was friendly and easy going.

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Thank Nathan B
labotelladeleche, Propietario at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Hi Nathan, Thank you for the review. We appreciate the time guests take to write a review and help other possible guests decide. You help us improve. In regards to considering our rooms average, just wanted to let you know that we recently got new Hotel Pillows, Cushions - for all rooms and dorms-, covers, sheets and even towels. We´ve... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2015 via mobile

this is a great hostel, is really hard to find something negative. the owner, manuel, gives the greatest service ever, he is in every detail. really good atmosphere and well clean. security guy all night and it has lockers. i have an unforgettable stay!

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Thank César Facundo L
labotelladeleche, Propietario at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thank you Facundo, The hardest part of this job is letting people we care go. I honestle hope we´ll see you again. Huggs Manu More 

Panama City, Panama
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

This is the perfect blend between a trendy and fun hostel with a comfortable, clean and tidy place to stay and rest. Its owner is a very kind guy who is permanently worried about making you feel at home and at ease. Excellent environment, fun ensured, simply the best hostel I have ever been in. Do not miss it.

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Thank agusms
labotelladeleche, Propietario at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thank you Agus, Thank you for the kind words. It was our pleasure to have you and your friends here. Feel free to come whenever you want. We are always trying to improve our guests experience in our hostel. Hope to see you again Manu More 

Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2015

many times in Tama but first time in this place and I must write this review.New owner from Canada does make you feel like you are in Hilton excellent customer services and loads of new materials :) its nice to have new towells and bed sheets in the budget hostel :) Very good vibes in the house with lovely pool... More 

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Thank Robert C
OlivierFontana, Propietario at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thank you Robert for the nice words, it is very nice to read these kind words, and would definitely share them with the whole team, after all...is a team effort. You are more than welcome whenever you are around here again. Best Regards Manuel (owner) More 

Sydney, Australia
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

Excellent hotel! The new owner/manager was amazing! He was a great person and help us organising our next step of the journey. Extremely clean and really comfortable! The pool is great for when is too hot at the beach. Great wifi, air con in the rooms, very clean kitchen and common areas. I definitely recommend this place!

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Thank Luchi27
OlivierFontana, Propietario at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thank you Luchi for the good comments. We try our best everyday to help you and other guests have a wonderful time here in this beautiful country. We aim to provide a full service, before your arrival, during your stay and your trip onwards. We are glad to hear that we were able to help you on your trips. You... More 

Leipzig, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2015

We stayed in Tamarindo for 4 nights and actually wanted to sleep at the Pura Vida Hostel right beside. As they didn't had any rooms free we decided to look for another one and fortunately La Botella de Leche was just 10m away. La Botella de leche is a super cosy area, has a slightly touch of a tiny french... More 

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Thank Franz F
OlivierFontana, Propietario at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Hi Franz, thank you very much for the comment, but I will correct you only one thing... WE were the fortunate to have you here and not the other way around. Big huggs and hope to see you again soon! Manuel More 

Jupiter, Florida
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

I have traveld to CR for 15 yrs now and have been all along the pacific coast. My favorite area is Guanacaste on the Nicoya Peninsula. I love going to Tamarindo to surf and the only place i ever stay is La Botella de Leche. (the oldest and best Hostel in Tamarindo). This place is amazing, from the location to... More 

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Thank Rob S
OlivierFontana, Propietario at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thanks Bob, thank you for the nice review, we strive to improve everyday and comments like this helps us know we are going in the right direction. We love to see you come again and again, you konw have a second home here. Best Regards Manu More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are the first hostel in Tamarindo. In business for more than 15 years, we know what we are doing. Our objective is to help you have a problem and stress free holidays here with us. Family owned, comfortable and quiet. We are always improving to satisfy our clients. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Botella de Leche

Address: Tamarindo Beach | 50 mts from Banco Nacional de Costa Rica, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range: $28 - $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — La Botella de Leche 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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