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.
“Everything a hostel needs, friendly staff, great...”
other traveler has booked this property
Bookings for this home are first-come, first served. Lock in your dates before they are gone
Check Availability
Request to Book
Make Inquiry
Excellent
1 review
This property is not available for these dates.
Don't give up! Inquire about other rentals just like this one that are available -
Show all rentals available
Overview
Guest house -
4 Bedrooms, 6 Bathrooms, Sleeps 31
Drake Bay, Osa Peninsula, Province of Puntarenas

Reviews from our community

Excellent - based on 1 review
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

ecrosbie
London, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Everything a hostel needs, friendly staff, great vibe, eco friendly and good on a budget”
Reviewed February 7, 2016 for a stay in December 2015
1
person found this review helpful

We stayed here over Xmas whilst doing turtle conservation for the Corcovado Foundation. Having no idea what to expect as it's quite remote we found it to have everything we needed. A big kitchen, plenty of hammocks to relax in and spot Toucan's and McCaws from. It's own path to a spot in a river to swim in within a minute walk, big garden area with volleyball court, huge kitchen with 2 cooking areas and WiFi and two very friendly dogs
We arrived to Drake Bay by boat and thought we'd need to get a bus to the hostel as it's quite a way from Drake Bay itself, (actually in a small town called El Progreso) but within 5 minutes of having arrived a car came along to pick us up. They provide transport shuttle service to and from the Drake Bay itself on a daily basis as that's where you need to go to take any tours. There are only a couple of Soda restaurants nearby with limited food options so it's recommended to bring some with you, although there are 2 local shops a 5 minute walk from the hostel for any urgent supplies. Being so remote expect to find some creepy crawlies around the place. It all adds to the experience
There is an idyllic beach past a lagoon either a 20min walk away or 10mins by bike (provided free by the hostel). Soft sands, full of palm trees with Scarlett McCaws all around whilst hearing the Howler Monkey's patrolling their area. We rarely saw another person on the beach.

All the staff are incredibly friendly fun people and they cooked up an amazing Christmas dinner for around 30 people. I had a great time. Many thanks to Irene, Antonio and Aida for making it so enjoyable

How easy was it to book the property? How easy was key pickup/access to the property?
Overall condition of the property Bedding & mattresses
Kitchen & utensils Bathroom cleanliness
Other facilities & amenities Service
Liked best: Remote location
Traveling group: Spouse/Partner
Your age range 25-34
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
Large groups
  • Was the property as advertised?
  • Would you recommend the location of this property?
  • Was it a good value for the price paid?
  • Did the property offer wi-fi/internet access?
Was this review helpful? Yes
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
Do you own a vacation rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from inquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travelers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travelers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing