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Drake Bay Backpackers

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Corcovado Foundation, 25 Meters West of the Rio Tortuga El Progreso de Drake, Drake Bay Costa Rica See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pets Allowed
Wheelchair Access
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
1.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 days ago

First of all, the host actually drove me from Drake bay to his hostel. That is very nice. He also drove me to the airport the next day, albeit for a small fee, which is not fantastic but still reasonable. I was offered a dinner...More

Thank Alexoz02
Reviewed 14 May 2018

Very friendly and relaxing hostel. I stayed 2 weeks with them, you will have plenty of things to see and to do around this hostel. It is very convenient if you have a tight budget. You can have access to the kitchen and cook you...More

Thank alexisbernard2525
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Couldn't recommend this place more highly. The owners are the most lovely an helpful people, the hammocks are the most relaxing and comfortable place to spend down time and the atmosphere and friendliness between guests was wonderful.

Thank pfryfflik
Reviewed 6 February 2018

Secluded. Pristine Jungle .Nature at it's best. If you like seclusion and being close to nature , then this is for you. The Host's are very kind and accommodating towards all your needs i..e Travel arrangements, food , entertainment ,laundry.etc.... Accommodations are kept very clean...More

Thank EL_VJ
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I brought a college group here to snorkel/dive/hike in Drake's Bay and enjoyed the hostel tremendously. Marvin and Virian were so friendly and helpful. And their little puppy and dogs were a bit hit. Virian made us a delicious dinner on our first night at...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Laundry Service
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US$ 29 - US$ 45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 29 - US$ 45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (37)
Pool & Beach (3)
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"The rooms in the separate house are quieter than the ones in the main house"
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"They have a variety of options including dorm rooms, privates, and home-stays; all of which are good options."
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"I had a room at the end of the hall which was nice, since I didn't have anyone walking by after I had..."
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"There are bunks and private dorms. Both are equal, but the private dorm has a door rather than a light..."
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