We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

Cabinas Back Packer

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
We can't find prices for this hotel
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Puerto Jimenes
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Management photos
Cabinas Back Packer
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

17 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 6: English reviews
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2016

We stayed here for 3 nights either side of staying in a rainforest hostel and doing a trip into Corcovado. The owner was a really lovely person who brought us freshly made fruit juices when we arrived, and whenever we looked too hot! He also prepared us a large fruit platter for breakfast on our last day without us even... More 

Helpful?
Thank KatherineJones26
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
52 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2015 via mobile

Rooms are fine and clean, but there are other cabinas in the area for the same money where the staff might actually help you out! The staff speak no English, which is no problem, but something to be aware of. The rules of the place are odd and the staff constantly reminded us of them. You aren't allowed to wash... More 

Helpful?
Thank PigRap
Level Contributor
28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2015

Good place to Stay in Puerto Jimenez, just around the corner from the local bus station and from Colectivo to Carate. The best location. There is also a super market just around the corner. Very clean and they take groups! Also, hammocks. rocking chairs makes it a nice place to hang out!

Helpful?
Thank Knocr
Jackson, Wyoming
Level Contributor
58 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013 via mobile

Although I only stayed in Cabinas Back Packer for one night, it was a great experience. The hostel is located right on the fringe of downtown PJ, a minute walk to main street but just far enough away to escape the noise. Frederico, the landlord is a lovely man with a warm and welcoming heart. The place is very clean,... More 

Helpful?
Thank CQuinn23
Level Contributor
14 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

We had a good time staying at this place for two nights. The rooms were clean and well equipped (even some kind of shelf/desk!), good showers. The landlord very nice. He does the laundry as well. You can sit outside in the garden, watch the birds... Wifi reception in the rooms. The kitchen is clean. What else can I say.... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank HaWeHans
Melbourne, Australia
Level Contributor
111 reviews
43 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2013

We stayed one night at the Cabinas Back Packer in Puerto Jimenez before going to Corcovado. Our guide from Surcos Tours made the booking for us as they don't have a website which is a pity. We had a room with a double and 2 singles and air-conditioning which was a blessing after a week on the Pacific Coast as... More 

Helpful?
Thank CookCorn
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

9 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (9)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Viewed
Bathroom (3)
Viewed
Other (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Puerto Jimenes
0.9 mi away
Las Islas Lodge
Las Islas Lodge
#4 of 15 in Puerto Jimenez
4.5 of 5 stars 172 reviews
0.3 mi away
La Chosa del Manglar
La Chosa del Manglar
#8 of 15 in Puerto Jimenez
4.0 of 5 stars 51 reviews
2.1 mi away
Agua Dulce Beach Resort
Agua Dulce Beach Resort
#5 of 15 in Puerto Jimenez
4.5 of 5 stars 266 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 mi away
Cabinas Tropicales
Cabinas Tropicales
#2 of 10 in Puerto Jimenez
5.0 of 5 stars 163 reviews
0.0 mi away
Cabinas The Corner
Cabinas The Corner
#5 of 10 in Puerto Jimenez
4.0 of 5 stars 41 reviews
0.5 mi away
Corcovado Beach Lodge
Corcovado Beach Lodge
#8 of 22 in Puerto Jimenez
4.5 of 5 stars 14 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Additional Information about Cabinas Back Packer

Address: 96 Supermarket - 50 yards east | Puerto Jimenes, Puerto Jimenes, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Puerto Jimenes
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing