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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“shared bathroom”(16 reviews)
“living room”(21 reviews)
“costa rica”(49 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I stayed in a private bungalow for two nights. Pros: friendly, helpful staff; wonderful hammock with a gorgeous ocean view; scarlet macaws in the trees just off the patio; air-conditioned room; 10 min walk to supermarket Cons: The common spaces of the bungalow were not...More

Thank 135amiem
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hostel is a real find on the Pacific coast of Costa Rica. The hostel itself is clean and comfortable, and within a quick bus ride to the beach. It is ideally situated to watch the most amazing sunsets. There is a full kitchen where...More

Thank carole045
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights and I could not have been more impressed. The staff were so friendly and helped set me up with tours and transportation. They offered wonderful recommendations and were just overall really great! The hostel itself was very clean, has a...More

1  Thank Mika T
Reviewed 2 April 2018

6.5/10 Vista Serena has beautiful views, and our double room was pretty nice (albeit small). Yet, there were some big drawbacks of staying here. For one, our room had a shared bathroom-- which we were not told when we booked it. The breakfast was also...More

Thank Laura H
Response from hostelvistaserena, Manager at Hostel Vista SerenaResponded 6 April 2018
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Hola Laura, primeramente agradecemos su visita y tambien su comentario, los cuales nos hacen mejorar dia a dia, de igual...More

Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

Hostel Vista Serena was epic. Hands down has the best view in Manuel Antonio for sunsets! The staff is extremely accommodating, especially Sassy who spent extra time booking reservations and taxis for us and gave us tips on all the ins and outs of Manuel...More

1  Thank Kristina N
Response from hostelvistaserena, Manager at Hostel Vista SerenaResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you for your visit and your comment, we hope to see you soon

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Details
Price range
US$ 29 - US$ 67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 29 - US$ 67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Hannah D
17 April 2017|
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Response from hostelvistaserena | Property representative |
Hi, unfortunately we have not had a straightener turned into us, but if it does end up showing up we will certainly let you know right away! Thanks for staying at Vista Serena!! Saludos
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"Choose a room without a shared bathroom."
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"Highly recommend the private bungalow if you would like your own room."
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"best views, good vibe"
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"It was very hot, maybe add a fan."
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