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  • 950 Total Reviews


  • 80%
  • 25th Feb 2015

We felt as though Arenal Backpackers had a lot to offer but ended falling short. It didn't have a hostel feeling, nor a resort's. The 'bar' was closed by like 10:30 both nights and the average age of the crowd there was probably around 42. The extra mega security was actually kind of More
Anonymous (Canada) (Male) Novice Nomad
  • 100%
  • 20th Feb 2015

Great place and location! I highly recommend it! More
Anonymous (USA) (ALLFEMALEGROUP) Novice Nomad

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  • 86%
  • 468 Total Reviews


  • 97%
  • 26th Feb 2015

Really nice place and really clean. Joe who works there is a huge beauty. Close enough to everything and good open area to meet people. Bathrooms are really clean and beds are comfortable. AC works pretty well too. Worst part is that your not allowed to smoke in the main lobby More
Anonymous (Canada) (Male) Novice Nomad
  • 91%
  • 22nd Feb 2015

The staff are wonderful here. I would stay again. The only downside is the lack of lockers to keep valuables in however they will place items a safe under the DSL in the office. More
Anonymous (USA) (Male) Novice Nomad

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  • 109 Total Reviews


  • 60%
  • 19th Feb 2015

There was mold all over the bathroom and even some in the room!! The aircon was broken and there was no fan in the room. There is a safe for your passport etc but they don't lock it all the time. More
Anonymous (Germany) (Female) Novice Nomad
  • 69%
  • 23rd Jan 2015

There aren't too many amenities but it was still a great place! The wifi worked well in the common area and it was in a great location. More
Anonymous (USA) (FEMALE) Novice Nomad

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