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    Backpackers Manuel Antonio

    Across from the Manuel Antonio soccer field, Manuel Antonio National Park 0000, Costa Rica
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    US$ 32*
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    Room & Suite (10)
    Pool & Beach (9)
    Overview

    • Excellent18%
    • Very good46%
    • Average15%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible11%
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    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Bar/Lounge
    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed here for 2 nights with life long friends. Met 3 amazing people who we spent the rest of our trip with. Clean rooms, good food, great location. Loved this place so much. People are so friendly. Pura Vida!!

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    A lot of people complain about the lack of amenities but come on people, it's a hostel! If you want private bathrooms and ocean views, go to a hotel! Backpackers was everything we needed it to be, for a decent price. $50 dollars a night...More

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    Reviewed 17 March 2017

    What a disappointment this place was! We are a family of three and our tiny windowless room in this hostel was $75 US a night! Never in my life have I paid so much for a hostel and our room wasn't the least bit nice....More

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    Reviewed 19 January 2017

    Well positioned for the National Park, just a short bus ride. We passed quite a few hostels on the way between quepos and Manuel Antonio that were greater than walking distance from anything useful but this one has two supermarkets within striking range and even...More

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    Reviewed 19 December 2016

    unfriendly staff, moisy dorm, wild nature around is nice but if an attempt was made to embed the facilities in an harmonic way, it was not successful. You can hear the noise from the road. You must take a bus to the park or 30...More

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    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
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    • Price range
    • US$ 17 - US$ 58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    Room & Suite (10)
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    Room Tips
    "Private Room was my favorite."
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    "Wifi is strongest at the front desk. Depending on your room, you may not get very good coverage. Some rooms..."
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    "Don't go to this hostel."
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    "Private rooms are comfotable"
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