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    Pura Vida Hostel

    Avenida Central 311 | 100m East From Banco National, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good15%
    • Average3%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travelers talk about
    “rocking chairs” (27 reviews)
    “private room” (21 reviews)
    “costa rica” (46 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair access
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    31 - 35 of 342 reviews

    Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

    Good stay. Quality price is great A/C and bug net appreciated. You can cook your food which will save you tremendous money since it cost a lot in CR. The staff is really nice and friendly. If you want to have a good stay and...More

    Thank vincevoy
    Reviewed June 29, 2016

    I had no plans for my entire week-long trip when I arrived at the hostel, and immediately felt at home at Pura Vida mini. Great vibe, fun people, and just a cool place to be. Would recommend to any traveler passing through the area.

    Thank Nathan A
    Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

    Overall the place is safe clean and cheap. When traveling abroad these are the top three things i am looking for. The host is better than any travel agent with heaps of local knowledge to help travelers keep going. If I am ever in the...More

    Thank seanbradypayton
    Reviewed June 20, 2016

    Stayed in this hostel for almost two weeks and it was absolutely amazing. I was on a solo trip when I stayed here. I met so many new and wonderful people and the staff was amazing. During my trip I got really sick and everyone...More

    Thank Danielle T
    Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

    I have been to many many hostels around the world but nothing quite like Pura Vida. I came to Tamarindo for 1 night just passing through and stayed for weeks because of the this place. Thomas and his staff were so friendly and welcoming I...More

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    2,521 reviews
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    327 reviews
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersPlatinum level
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • $17 - $64 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Tamarindo
    • Also Known As
    • Pura Vida Guesthouse And Hostel ,
    • Pura Vida Guesthouse Hotel Tamarindo
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    Traveler (97)
    Room & Suite (88)
    Dining (23)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (121)
    Family and Play Areas (36)
    Business Center & Event Rooms (2)
    Bathroom (1)
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    Questions & Answers
    Elle971
    August 11, 2015|
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    Response from Tomas L | Property representative |
    Yes only cold , but no really cold maybe 20 degrees celsius:) Outside its like 35 degrees so you need cold shower :)
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    Sabine L
    February 10, 2015|
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    Response from Tomas L | Property representative |
    At the moment we have no hot water , but we work on it at the moment so soon there will be hot water
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    Linda H
    September 25, 2014|
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    Response from tomasludvik85 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
    yes we do :)
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