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Tranquilo Backpackers Santa Teresa Reviews

400 mts. North of Franks Place, behind Super Ronny, Santa Teresa, Costa Rica

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45 Total Reviews
  • 64%Value For Money
  • 72%Security
  • 84%Location
  • 76%Staff
  • 72%Atmosphere
  • 48%Cleanliness
  • 64%Facilities

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Had a great stay in Santa Teresa. Staff is very helpful. The hostel is close to the beach and a supermarket.

  • 9th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Switzerland
  • Female, 18-24
  • (1 review)


Nice communal kitchen. Room was okay but women's showers weren't very great.

  • 8th Aug 2014
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Australia
  • Female, 31-40
  • (1 review)


Fantastic hostel, brilliant location, great atmosphere and lovely staff. Would highly recommend.


Overall a pretty average hostel. In a nice location (close to town and 2 minute walk to the beach). Large communal kitchen and nice outdoor areas with table tennis and pool. However, the rooms are very hot (only one small fan) and the bathrooms are dirty and run down.

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