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    Rio Celeste Backpackers

    On Main Road Between Upala And Canas | 200 meters Southwest from National Bank, Bijagua de Upala 21304, Costa Rica
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    1 - 5 of 47 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    My boyfriend and I only stayed for a night, but this place was so special to us! Clean room and bathroom. The family was so welcoming and helped us with anything we needed, even gave us hiking tips for Rio Celeste. Light breakfast provided in...More

    Thank izzylovessushi
    Response from Kevin G, Director Comercial at Rio Celeste BackpackersResponded 5 days ago

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Bijagua, We are very thankful for the time you took to give us your opinion. We are glad to hear your stay here was a good experience. We hope that you come back!

    Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

    If you are planning on going to Río Celeste stop a night here! Everything was perfect, nice room (we stayed in one of the private rooms), we got quite early, so we left our backpack and we drove to the park, that it's like 20'...More

    Thank Jose Luis V
    Response from riocelestebackp... b, Guest Relations Manager at Rio Celeste BackpackersResponded July 4, 2017

    Dear Jose Luis Greetings from Bijagua, We are very thankful for the time you took to give us your opinion. We are glad to hear your stay here was a good experience! We hope that you come back!

    Reviewed June 27, 2017 via mobile

    This is was by far our favorite place on the trip. The town and hostel are both beautiful places. The family shares the space with you, which really allows you to immerse in the culture. We even played soccer for 2 hours with two members...More

    Thank fortkevin10
    Response from riocelestebackp... b, Public Relations Manager at Rio Celeste BackpackersResponded July 4, 2017

    Dear Kevin, We hope you are well. Many thanks for taking your time for write us. We are glad that you staying in our house was wonderful. Hopefully that we can go to the US. Take Care

    Reviewed April 6, 2017

    Had a great experience with this lovely family who made every effort to make our stay comfortable. The house is situated on the side of the main road, it has about 3 large bedrooms with bunk beds. Everything was clean and ready when we got...More

    Thank Akshatha P
    Response from Kevin G, Director Comercial at Rio Celeste BackpackersResponded April 15, 2017

    Dear Guest, Greetings from Bijagua, We are very thankful for the time you took to give us your opinion. We are glad to hear your stay here was a good experience! We hope that you come back!

    Reviewed March 20, 2017 via mobile

    I was staying for 2 nights and it was great! The Hostel is directly in Front of the Bus stop Bijagua so when You travel by bus you dont have to walk more than 10m to the hostel. The dormitory was clean and comfortable. The...More

    Thank philine2000
    Response from Kevin G, Director Comercial at Rio Celeste BackpackersResponded March 31, 2017

    Dear Philine, We hope you are well. Many thanks for taking your time for write us. We are glad that you staying in our house was wonderfull. Take Care

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    Yes. Call Jorge for more information. His English is very good. +506 8314-9784
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    "Beds available in shared room. Private rooms available as well."
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    "There are only two single rooms, so if that is what you want, ask."
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    "We had a private room with shared bath. There is also an eight bed dorm."
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    "Bring a blanket because all the rooms are very cold at night and they do no provide adequate bedding."
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