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Hostel Backpackers La Fortuna

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Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for one night, ask the lady at the desk two times to lock our window because you could just slide it right open, very unsafe, she was very unfriendly, bar tender creeped my girlfriend out, would recommend staying in the cottages down the road...

1Thank Shawn R
Reviewed 5 March 2017

This hostel is by far the prettiest we have been to. It is very cool with the bars and the pools everywhere. There is even a welcome cocktail when you arrive! The rooms are good too, we booked a private one which was old looking but comfortable and big. We were impressed with the cleanliness too. Also, this hostel is...

Thank Pamela V
New Westminster, Canada
Reviewed 24 February 2017

My girlfriend and I enjoyed staying at Hostel Backpackers in La Fortuna! They had everything ready for us when we arrived and allowed us to check in three hours early. We stayed in a private room and it never felt like we were in a hostel because our room included a private bathroom. The air conditioning was a great as...

Thank Katrina G
Reviewed 21 February 2017

From the minute we hit the front door I knew we'd be well taken care of. I was apprehensive never having stayed in a hostel. I found nothing spartan about my accommodations. Those are available but my private room had all of the creature comforts. An all-you-can-eat breakfast was available for about $6. All entertainment and dining options are within...

Thank Marc L
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

Location of this hostel is fantastic. Right on the main road, close to everything. Has a great tour desk with really good rates and they will beat other rates. Also good advice on what to do for free in the area and walking routes. Shop next door for late night snacks and beer. Several supermarkets easy walking distance and bars...

Thank Hayley H
Hungerford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

Nice little hostel in a great location....staff are really helpful and friendly and looked after me well after I managed to fracture my leg! The rooms and communal areas are clean and tidy and the breakfast is good too.

Thank louise h
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here with a buddy and the first night met a bunch of people we ended up spending 10 days with. The hostel has a party atmosphere to it but also great spot to grab tours to the volcano. Probably the most fun hostel to stay at in town. Cleanliness is a bit meh though. Has a cool pool with...

Thank Shneebles
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

There is such a mark up on their tours that they sell, 33% from my hostel that i am staying at (of course, i didnt know this until after i already went on the same trip!). Look somewhere else if you want a fun, fairly priced tour!

Thank ckmetz002
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

Yes the hostel is okay even tough all the hostel near by ate as nice. And for the excursion and the transportation they will try to make the most profit possible and advise you the costlier way! By exemple the trekking for the volcano they will charge you 65 USD and in reality it is 55. And for the transportation...

Thank Catalina D
San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 11 December 2016

This place is a great example of a fun, laid back hostel. It is very clean, the private bathroom is a nice feature, and I felt very comfortable here. The staff was great, exactly the kind of friendly, helpful people you want to find when you visit a hostel. My favorite part about staying here was the fact that the...

Thank applemm2016

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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostel Backpackers la Fortuna was born with the idea of creating a new concept in the zone, where the good Price and the quality of lodging where the fundamental aspects that will make us be known. Also a meeting place to meet friends. Is a perfect lodging place for those travelers that are searching the proximity of the town La Fortuna, we are in the heart of town, which give the chance to find pharmacies, supermarkets, stores, souvenir shops, ATM’s, banks, churches, schools, clinics among other things. As well as offering the guest an excellent location, we work daily as a team to offer a unique lodging experience and adventure. We are characterized for the charisma of our team members and their renowned service, which makes Hostel backpackers La Fortuna a returning place. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Backpackers La Fortuna

Address: La Fortuna, Main Street | 100 mts west from the Park, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Alajuela > Arenal Volcano National Park > La Fortuna de San Carlos
Price Range: ₹ 1,487 - ₹ 5,107 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Backpackers La Fortuna 2*
Number of rooms: 31
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“Do not reserve rooms with your credit card”
ChrisDaTischler, 25 Apr 2017 | Read review
“for 2 persons take a room for 3”
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normandquinty, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Book a different hostel”
lovesfuninthesun88, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“The hostel is divided in 3 parts side by side. Right side : best ambiance is (music until 10-10h30pm) Left side : best pool and breakfast.”
pamelav411, 4 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose the room on the corner, away from the bar if don't want noise”
chiquibabe, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
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