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Town Of dos Brazos right beside Corcovado Park, Puerto Jimenez 8204 Costa Rica See on map
AMENITIES
Public Wifi
Free Parking
Kitchenette
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Bolita hostel is the perfect get away to the jungle. Ron and Val, the owners, are great hosts and made sure everything was always ok. The living space is comfortable and the kitchen is adequate. Ron and Val have a strong ecological vision so the...More

Thank Ignacio A
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

If you want to spend a few days in the middle of the jungle without paying the ridiculous prices to enter Corcovado national park, this is the place to go! We traveled Costa Rica for over a month and this was the best hostel we’ve...More

Thank Quinten P
Reviewed 22 June 2018

Everyone posting reviews here talks about how the Bolita Hostel was one of the highlights of their trip, and I'm not going to be any different. This place was incredible. From the view of the bay, to the wonderful trails where we wandered--completely alone in...More

1  Thank gwynyor
Reviewed 7 June 2018

This place is absolutely gorgeous! We went for 2 nights and came from San Jose all the way down. Starting our trip we weren`t sure whether it is worth all the effort but it absolutely was!!! Ron is a wonderful person explaining everything about flora...More

2  Thank N G
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

My friend and I volunteered for almost two weeks at Bolita, and it’s truly a once in a lifetime opportunity to work in the middle of the jungle. The work is easy and basic, sometimes there are projects which are fun to work with. Ron...More

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Description
RIGHT BESIDE CORCOVADO NATIONAL PARK: Unlimited use of the 15 km of amazing trails, with waterfalls, rivers, primary and secondary forest, and spectacular views of the Golfo Dulce and Corcovado Park, Sleep in the open ...More air rooms surrounded by nature, and wake up to the sounds of birds and howler monkeys. Visit the neighboring village of Dos Brazos (Tigre) for gold mining, bird, and horse tours, or just relax in a hammock. Full kitchen facilities on site, with fresh spring fed drinking water. You just need to bring your clothes, food, and a flashlight. No refrigeration on site. Solar powered USB charging station for phones and small devices. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room types
Kitchenette
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$ 22 - US$ 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$ 22 - US$ 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Osa Peninsula > Puerto Jimenez
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Tommy T
6 December 2015|
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Response from roamingwombat | Reviewed this property |
I would still do both. Both are different experiences and very worth it. We saw toucans out our window every day at Bolita (was fantastic!) and there are a lot of frogs in the area. There are also sloths but we never got... More
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Maddie P
6 March 2015|
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Response from SoniaToronto | Reviewed this property |
Just contact the Bolita hostel. There is a contact form on their website. I can't put their email here. It is bolitahostel. Gmail. You can also google : workaway. It is a volunteer site. Click on host list. Look for Central... More
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"The double in the dorm has a great view, and if the dorm is not full it will be private enough"
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"Bring a headlamp, need to bring your food, and know that it's very very humid and you may not feel dry..."
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"All rooms are great."
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"great double room with open view to the valley"
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