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Kaya's Place Reviews

Playa Negra s/n, Puerto Viejo, Costa Rica

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110 Total Reviews
  • 75%Value For Money
  • 80%Security
  • 65%Location
  • 80%Staff
  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 70%Cleanliness
  • 70%Facilities

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No warm water.

  • 13th Aug 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


I travel to Puerto Viejo a lot and I enjoy staying at Kaya's because it's always clean and feels quite safe.

  • 17th Jul 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • USA
  • Female, 25-30
  • (1 review)


Stayed at this hostel for 3 nights in May 2015. Staff were ok. Bathrooms were dirty. No air conditioning. It was also a 15 minute walk to town and it was unsafe to walk alone after dark to get back to the hostel. Very annoying. It was across from a beautiful beach, but away from the rest of the town. There was no common kitchen or fridge to store food or cook. No restaurant or food for sale on site (restaurant only open during high season). Probably would pick something closer to town next time.

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