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Calle 217 y Ave 71 -69 Mts South From Hot Rock's Bar 50, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 70403 Costa Rica See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Suites
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was wonderful. The staff was friendly and helpful, the house pets were adorable, and the rooms were very nice. I loved being able to sit in a hammock on the balcony and enjoy the sounds of the jungle. Would def stay here again

Thank Andrea E
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Nearly every time I'm in Puerto Viejo I stay here. It's clean, cheap, has a great kitchen and hang out space. The front desk is 24/7. What more could you want from a hostel? I've stayed in shared rooms and privates, and I've been really...More

Thank marissaconlasonrisa
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

Me and my friend went two times to Puerto Viejo. The vibe in this beautiful hippie hostel is super chill, it’s clean, the kitchen is clean and modern. The hostel is inexpensiv and in the center of the town. It was an amazing place to...More

Thank Rasta C
Reviewed September 29, 2017

We stayed four nights in private rooms with shared bathroom. Room is simple but clean. The kitchen is big and fully equipped and always clean. The hostel has volunteers dedicated only to the kitchen and its order all day. 2 big fridges always clean as...More

Thank ENsi G
Reviewed July 4, 2017 via mobile

Location is good, staff is ok friendly but its a bit expansive for what it is....35usd for room for 2 including bathroom....might be better to get a room with separate toilet as there is no door and its right next to the bed...also wall are...More

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About
Description
No shoes, no shirt - no problem! Hotel Puerto Viejo is Puerto Viejo's original and most well-known backpacking hotel. Located only a few blocks away from Salsa Brava, the original and still the best Costa ...More Rican surf spot we cater to traveling surfers and backpackers alike. We offer a well equipped kitchen and spacious common lounge area with lots of comfy sofas and dining area or enjoy our private garden or our big back yard, all equipped with Wi-Fi. Located in the heart of Puerto Viejo, you can reach in 5 min by foot the beach, a wide range of restaurants and bars, surf shops, mini markets, cash machines, and beautiful sunsets. Pura Vida! Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
58
Price range
$31 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Puerto Viejo Costa Rica/Limon
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
58
Price range
$31 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel Puerto Viejo Costa Rica/Limon
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Limon > Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
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Traveler (47)
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (6)
Family and Play Areas (19)
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"If you stay longer they will cut you a bettter price on rooms. I think 3+ nights is the ticket"
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"Rooms at the back are quiter as they do have some rooms over the bar area"
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"rooms with shared bathrooms are cheaper, but rooms with own bathroom are totally worth it"
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"Just be aware that they may be private rooms but it's still communal showers and bathrooms."
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