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Casa Tranquilo Hostel

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Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

There were a few bugs in the rooms...buts its Costa Rica, what else is new;) a hot shower in the cool temperatures of Monteverde would have been welcome...but the awesome staff made up for it;) along with their doggie friends,breakfast and vibe

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Heredia, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The 2 best things in this hostel: The Breakfast and Staff. Start the day of with some killer banana bread then plan an adventure with the best local guides. They will even tell you of adventures that you can walk to that don't cost money. Rooms are clean, there is a "hot" shower and the town is a 5 minute... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

We loved the place. David , Emil and Sandro did all they could to help us with info, booking of tours, everythinh we needed. Pura Vida indeed. Excellent breakfast, banana bread yummmmmy! Highly recommended Dorit & Sharon

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 via mobile

I don't know how to quite say it but my stay at Casa Tranquillo resonates as one of my fondest memories of Costa Rica. There is nothing better than waking up to David's homemade breakfast as all the other reviews mentioned. But I think what was most enjoyable was the conversations that we had with David and Emil... They are... More 

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Breda, The Netherlands
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

I stayed here for 5 days and really enjoyed my time in the hostel and surroundings. The owners are really friendly and helpful, they give you a lot of suggestions for things to do. The hostel has a good vibe and good facilities (comfortable beds, good equipped kitchen to cook, nice places to sit down after a long hike and... More 

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Medellin, Colombia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Stayed with David and his family as a guest for 4 nights in December. Very cosy hostel with only 3 beds to a dorm which I had to myself for several nights. Clean room and bed sheets with comfy beds. Warm showers and towels provided upon request. Great breakfast served and the banana bread is not to be missed! With... More 

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Utrecht, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Clean and cosy hostel with very nice hosts and awesome breakfast. Staff was very helpful about tours and restaurants. Right next to bus stop when arriving Santa Elena. Book in advance, they're popular.

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Oaxaca, Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Doesn't felt as a low budget hostel at all...the place is super cozy, the dorms are really clean, comfortable and have some sort of privacy for the bunk beds because they are divided. Friendly and efficient attention, hot showers, nice kitchen and a GREAT home made breakfast. The best part: you feel like a guest, not like a client...nobody try... More 

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Saginaw, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

My friend and I had such a great time at Casa Tranquilo! The owner David and his partner Emel are super welcoming and accommodating. They make you feel like you are staying at your home away from home. Anything that we needed, they were more than happy to help us out. The place(s) itself is very cool. There is a... More 

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Bocas Town, Panama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014 via mobile

After that long dusty ride up to Monteverde, my bf and I were so happy to tuck into bed at Casa Tranquilo. Emel checked us in and was just so welcoming and friendly we knew that we were home. Unfortunately the bus ride left both of us dreadfully ill and we went straight to bed. That was when we realized... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa Tranquilo is a rustic tico-style house turned into a relaxed hostel outside the village of Santa Elena in Monteverde, Costa Rica.here you'll find Free Breakfast, Free Internet & Wifi. Kitchen and parking area are also available... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Tranquilo Hostel

Address: 100 m downhill from the SuperCompro supermrket | Monteverde, Puntarenas, Santa Elena 5655, Costa Rica
Location: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range: $13 - $27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Casa Tranquilo Hotel Santa Elena
Casa Tranquilo Hostel Monteverde, Costa Rica - Santa Elena
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