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Certificate of Excellence2016, 2018 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$3 - $7
CUISINES
French
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed May 2, 2019 via mobile

The crepes are absolutely incredible. I had a few (I don’t remember them all), and they were all delicious. I can honestly say they were amongst the best I’ve ever had anywhere, including France.

Date of visit: June 2018
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Reviewed April 24, 2019

The hostel itself is in a really good location, and has hot water for showering, and has kitchen facilities although the kitchen was filthy, but I think a lot of that was down to other guests not cleaning up after themselves. Not cool. The Major...More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

This place is excellent. I had the salty and sweet crepes. They were both delicious. Food was of excellent quality. The staff is really nice and friendly. It’s a cool place to chill!

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 12, 2019 via mobile

Loved it very much. Located near the main road, the place was clean , nice workers, delicious crepes.

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

Saw this place while walking by the other day. Tried it today and wow those crepes are amazing. If you go take the desert one calld Puerto Viejo NOM NOM!!

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed April 7, 2018 via mobile

The hostel has a very nice yard with beautiful plants, hammocks and tables to chill out or have a meal surrounded by a Caribbean atmosphere. The common area and the shared restrooms are spacious and very clean. Sebastien is a great host who gave us...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

I stopped in here last night. Living in PV for over a month now, I've been able to sample a lot of the restaurants in town and Sel et Sucre is easily the best pasta and crepes in the entire town. The price really isn't...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed March 17, 2018 via mobile

Can only recommend Sel et Sucre hostel ! Lovely place in the center of town, close to all the bars , restaurants and supermarkets . The owner Sebastien is so nice and helpful, and he knows a lot about the area and wildlife. The place...More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed February 20, 2018 via mobile

We got to Puerto Viejo in the evening without a plan where to stay. Sebastian showed up and offered us to stay at his hostel and we ended up staying 4 nights! The location is perfect, you can walk to beach, restaurants, nightclubs, shops, atm,...More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed January 10, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to well over 50 hostels and Sel & Sucre is hands down the worst hostel experience I’ve ever had. The communal area is actually pretty nice, it’s got hammocks, nice seating arrangements. I didn’t cook but the kitchen looked decent as well. That’s...More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Caroline M, Propriétaire at Sel et Sucre, responded to this reviewResponded January 19, 2018

Should I remind you that you had already changed for another bed around 6pm? The reception was definitively open, and you could have informed us if you had a real problem. Should I also remind you that at 3 in the morning you were talking...More

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