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Montezuma Beach | Montezuma Beach, Montezuma, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible30%
26 Mar 2017
“Nothing special”
28 Jan 2016
“Amazing - comfortable, affordable, beach front hotel”
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Reviewed 1 June 2011

In 2002 it was cheap, maybe $12 per night. The owners were friendly - the husband showed me how to swim under waves, and their two sons showed us around Montezuma - the oldest taking us to the waterfall. They were visible, and socialized with...More

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Reviewed 26 February 2011

Very basic rooms and not very clean... It was a quiet period when we were there, and we were the only ones staying in the place and it didn't feel very safe. I think it would be a different experience when the hostel if full...More

1  Thank Gypsygirl81
Reviewed 13 July 2010

When in Costa Rica traveling with a group of twenty-something friends, we came across a review in Lonely Planet for Hostel Lys. The review was good, the price ok ($20 a night for a double, with the bathroom down the hall) and the location (literally...More

Thank RioftheMal
Reviewed 21 March 2010

Hotel Lys is right on the beach, which should lead to sleeping with the sound of the waves crashing against the shore and the ocean breezes blowing into your room. Wrong! While management is very laid back and the price is good ($20 for room...More

1  Thank Gillefond
Reviewed 8 December 2009

I stayed one night at the Hotel Lys, it is located on the beach of Montezuma and 2 minutes away from the main street, but I was very disappointed with the room. For sure it's cheap but my room was tiny and dirty, bedsheets full...More

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"Don't go close to the beach if you want to sleep (noise at night and in the early hours)"
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"One of the two front rooms - 2 windows."
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