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Pura Vida Hostel - Manuel Antonio

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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good16%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

Stayed here for 4 nights since they had a deal going on for the low season (4 nights for the price of 3). Andres and the volunteers are friendly and awesome people, and the hostel location is ideal (right in front of a bus stop)...More

Thank Sarah K
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I was supposed to stay in this hostel for 4 days but ended up staying for 11! The hostel had a really relaxed and welcoming vibe and the staff were great. I had some issues with customs while I was there and had to fill...More

Thank Caitlin B
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

I found this hostel to be very unclean and it had a grotty feel to it. There wasn't much outdoor area to hang out in, just some old couches to sit on in a very small balcony.. I ate out every night because the cooking...More

Thank jandaljourney
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

I arrived at Pura Vida Hostel without reservation, luckily there was space and I was supposed to stay 3 nights but ended up staying 9; it was easy to stay for so long because of the chill atmosphere, the staff (volunteers) were like a new...More

Thank Alejandro P
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

I have had the most awesome stay in Costa Rica from Pura Vida hostel Manuel Antonio! Friendly staffs, good vibe, homing and nature! The owner Andres and his girlfriend Blanca are really cool persons, they point out around the place where you could visit, also...More

Thank Elton C
Response from puravidahostel, Dueño at Pura Vida Hostel - Manuel AntonioResponded 21 May 2017

Thank you Elton, we are happy that you had good time with us. Pura Vida mae

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Multilingual Staff
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Price range
US$ 21 - US$ 35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 21 - US$ 35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Tammy D
11 February 2018|
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Response from puravidahostel | Property representative |
Hi, yes you can walk between the hostel and the bus station is about 10 min walking or take the bus to manuel antonio and ask the driver, to drop you in front of the hostel
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Dominic T
31 October 2015|
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It is ok, we close the office at 10:30pm, if you are going to be late please call us +506 88882352
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Dominic T
31 October 2015|
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Response from puravidahostel | Property representative |
He Dominic hope you are well. We have diferents tours in our office, than we can make the reservations for you depends of wich tour do you want to do. And the private room with shared bath than you made your reservation is... More
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"Mattress in the double room UN-USEABLE."
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"Comfortable dorms for a budget, Very well priced privates as well!"
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"The dorms are wonderfully spacious and good value"
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"The private room we got was big and with a clean bathroom."
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