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Martina's Place Hostel

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  • Excellent73%
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  • Average4%
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“filtered water”(8 reviews)
“private room”(7 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair access
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The hostel is owned by a German lady who's super nice and helpful, she can book tours and your transportation to the town. There is a kitchen for cooking and hot showers. You can walk to the beach very easily, it's a good beach for...More

Thank hannahornellas2
Response from MartinaWegener, Inhaber at Martina's Place HostelResponded yesterday

thanks girls for your review!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just finishing up a stay at Martina's. It's a lovely spot with friendly staff and dogs and Martina is extremely helpful. I feel happy to have gotten a last minute booking and would happily stay again!

Thank GeoStubbs
Response from MartinaWegener, Inhaber at Martina's Place HostelResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for this nice review! We really appreciate it!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had an AMAZING stay at the Martinas Place Resort. The front desk staff were very welcoming and the rooms were very comfortable. They also had a kitchen to cook meals, and very friendly people in the open area. Drake Bay was stunning, I'll be back...More

Thank Jayten P
Response from MartinaWegener, Inhaber at Martina's Place HostelResponded 6 days ago

thank you for this nice review! So now I am "Marina" hahaha...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Hostel is Ok to meet people and is in the center. The room for girls was small. Close to restaurants and supermarket. They pick you up at the beach when you arrive. Related with Corcovado tours I advice to look for local guides even...More

Thank pivecu
Response from MartinaWegener, Inhaber at Martina's Place HostelResponded 6 days ago

Hello, thanks for your review! I just don't understand the part with the tour... our guides are all local and our groups never more than 8 persons! May be you talked to people from the expensive lodges, they might go with smaller groups but pay...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for an off the beaten path experience in Costa Rica and ended up in Drake bay. The landscape is absolutely breathtaking and Martina’s place is in a prime location offering many conveniences. The staff is very informative and helped us get oriented...More

Thank Edmund Y
Response from MartinaWegener, Inhaber at Martina's Place HostelResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for this great review! It was a pleasure having you guys here!

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Top amenities
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair access
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
$32 - $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
$32 - $45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveler (83)
Room & Suite (25)
Dining (5)
Pool & Beach (5)
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dreamster
January 4, 2018|
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Response from MartinaWegener | Property representative |
Yes there is a airport shuttle which we can organize for you. Also we offer complete tours into Corcovado, including entrance tickets, lunch, guide and a group of max.8 people with english/spanish speaking licenced nature... More
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Daniel H
October 5, 2016|
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Response from MartinaWegener | Property representative |
From Sierpe boats are leaving at 10.30am ($15p.p.) and 3.30pm ($20p.p.) to Drake Bay.
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BuddyDeb
October 1, 2016|
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Response from MartinaWegener | Property representative |
Sheets are always provided. Private rooms have towels included, dorm guests can rent a towel for $2.
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"If you can afford it go for the Honeymoon cabin."
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"Rooms at the rear are the quietest."
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"We enjoyed our $40 private room for 2, but the dorm didn't look bad at all! Though I'm sure that..."
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"Bring earplugs as tours start early in Drake Bay. So if you go to bed early or need to sleep in when others..."
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