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Pura Vida Hostel

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8.3
Fabulous 118 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.0
  • Security 8.2
  • Location 8.7
  • Staff 9.2
  • Atmosphere 8.3
  • Cleanliness 7.3
  • Facilities 8.3
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8.3
Fabulous 118 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.0
  • Security 8.2
  • Location 8.7
  • Staff 9.2
  • Atmosphere 8.3
  • Cleanliness 7.3
  • Facilities 8.3

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  • Anonymous
  • England, Male, 31-40
  • Novice Nomad
  • 4 reviews
29th May 2017
10.0

Best hostel ever if you skip this one you will miss best place in costa rica. Tomas is most beautiful person you can ever met .very helpful and he can answer every quedtion andvgive you the best travel recomendations. Hosyel has 2 kitchens fully equiped beautifull social area pool table ,games ,book exchange and amazing shows like live music ,story telling etc

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Australia, Couple, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 8 reviews
9th Mar 2017
4.9

We left after 1 night and forfeited our booking - we couldn't take the dingy atmosphere and dirty rooms.

    • 4.0Value For Money
    • 6.0Security
    • 4.0Location
    • 4.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 4.0Atmosphere
    • 4.0Cleanliness
3rd Mar 2017
10.0

I have stayed here several times over the years and always had a great experience. This year i was so happy to find out that Thomas, a former manager now runs the place. He has made many improvements to the place and also has live music and other events a few nights a week. He is very helpful in every way if you need transportation or info. Great value and superb atmosphere. Check it out, worth the stay 100%.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 10.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 10.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • USA, Mixed Group, 18-24
  • Novice Nomad
  • 1 review
2nd Feb 2017
9.1

Cool hostel and fun staff. Music every night and very safe. Watch out for the dog though, shes aggressive.

    • 10.0Value For Money
    • 10.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 10.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
28th Dec 2016
6.0

It's a good hostel, with a great atmosphere and an amazing staff!!! It was not clean though...our shower drain was clogged...for 5 days...also, the location's good!!!

    • 6.0Value For Money
    • 4.0Security
    • 6.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 2.0Cleanliness

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