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Buddha House Boutique Hostel

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  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Featuring bright, tropical-style décor and an outdoor swimming pool, Hotel Buddha House is located in Jaco City Centre and offers guests lush gardens and a shared terrace. Guests at Hotel Buddha House will find a wide range of restaurants within 100 metres of the property, including many offering international cuisine. This trendy area also offers bars and nightlife. The beach is just 100 metres from the property, and the on-site tour desk can help guests arrange outdoor activities like hiking and nature outings. Juan Santamaria Airport is a 1.5-hour drive away.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Public Wifi
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
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HOTEL STYLE
Quirky Hotels
Centrally Located
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Offers & Announcements:Low Season Deal 30%
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All reviews private room shared bathroom air con cool place pura vida place to stay common kitchen clean rooms small pool secure parking the main strip awesome place street noise enjoyed my stay home away from home bars and restaurants laid back
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The short: Clean, sleek, safe, and wildly affordable- right in the heart of downtown. A very short walk to the surf coupled with an incredibly accommodating staff. Affordable and quality food/drink. Expanded: it’s no secret that Jacó is a place people go to satisfy their...More

Thank Matt M
Response from Obhcr, Gerente at Buddha House Boutique HostelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Marr, We love knowing that you have had such a positive experience and that you enjoyed the privileged location we have in the middle of a place so crowded and noisy, but with everything, it has a unique charm. Thanks for the short and...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The stay was great! The kitchen is very spacious and we loved the free coffee in the morning. Our room was clean and very comfortable for two people. They even had a great selection of tv channels like HBO and Cinemax. The lady at the...More

Thank ricardoandlorena
Response from Obhcr, Gerente at Buddha House Boutique HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear ricardoandlorena, We love your comments about your visit and we really like to know that it has been such a positive experience. We invite you to visit us again and spend some relaxing days with your friends. No doubt being in the heart of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hostel has a laid back and relaxing atmosphere. The dorms are big enough, clean sheets, you get a fresh towel upon arrival, the bathrooms are cleaned every day, the kitchen has everything you need and the common area is really chill. This place has...More

Thank rebeccaluning
Response from Obhcr, Gerente at Buddha House Boutique HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Rebeccaluning, We are very happy to know that it has been such a positive stay and that you have felt at home, that is always our goal, to offer unforgettable experiences while our guests become our friends. We will be happy to see you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a very warm welcome at the reception and could leave our bags there because we arrived to early. In general the staff was very helpful and friendly! The kitchen is well equipped with toaster etc, coffee in the morning is free. The pool...More

Thank pascaldF4962ZR
Response from Obhcr, Gerente at Buddha House Boutique HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear pascaldF4962ZR, We are very happy to know that it has been a stay so positive and so complete, without a doubt our goal is always to offer stays to remember always. We will be happy to see you again, Pura Vida !!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at Buddha house for a couple of nights. As you step into It from the busy main street in Jaco, you find yourself in a well landscaped tropical jungle. The swimming pool, room, grounds and the kitchen are immaculately clean and with eye...More

Thank Dinraat
Response from Obhcr, Gerente at Buddha House Boutique HostelResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Dinraat, We are very happy to know that you have had such a positive stay. For us it is important that our guests feel at home, and be able to help them in everything that is in our hands with the greatest of pleasures....More

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RubiaMoon
September 23, 2016|
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Response from maribaldi | Property representative |
yes we have rooms with private and shared bath .. yes, we provide towels...
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ricardoandlorena
2 weeks ago
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"some rooms are very noise due to Orange Bar next door"
Meander727641
Sep 24, 2018
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"Shared rooms are good enough !"
paulg924
May 29, 2018
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"I enjoyed having a private bath...room #3 is super nice and private."
gerrodm2015
May 15, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$20 - $96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
la cometa hotel jaco
LOCATION
Costa RicaProvince of PuntarenasGarabito MunicipalityJaco DistrictJaco
NUMBER OF ROOMS
18
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