Group Booking Terms and Conditions

Because you are making a Group Booking, there are additional Terms and Conditions that apply. Please read them and click 'I Accept' below to continue with your booking

General Group Booking Terms

By making a group reservation through you agree to the following terms and conditions as set by and as set by the hostel in question.

  • In order to make a group reservation on it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card ???? Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Holiday with Friends, Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, College / University, Business Trip, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party, Sports Group, Cultural Group If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

Book more than 7 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

La Botella de Leche is the first backpackers Hostel in Tamarindo, in business more than 15 years we offer clean affordable rooms, with AC and private bathrooms.

There is WIFI available throughout the property, a swimming pool for relaxing in the afternoon, an open kitchen, security at night, coffee 24hs, board games, book exchange and concierge service.

The concierge office can help you arrange excursions, transfers or provide with local information, beaches and restaurants. View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.1

  • Security 9.6

  • Location 8.7

  • Staff 9.7

  • Atmosphere 8.9

  • Cleanliness 9.2

  • Facilities 9.1

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    13 Nov 2019
    Amazing place and atmosphere! The owners and employees are super welcoming, friendly and go out of their way to ensure you’re having a great time. Loved the space and atmosphere. The location was perfect as well. Definitely recommend!
    Canada, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    11 Nov 2019
    One of the best hostels ive stayed at in 4 months of backpacking! Staff were all lovely (even the cleaners). Booking all my activities was super easy! kitchen is well equipped. The design of the place creates a great atmosphere. I planned to stay for 3 nights but kept extending to 7 🤣... cheers!
    Australia, Male, 25-30
  • 9.4


    18 Jun 2019
    perfect hostel except the curfew at 11 :(
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 9.4


    27 May 2019
    Pretty nice for a hostel
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1


    17 Sep 2019
    Great hostel, great staff, great energy. Spacious kitchen and the pool is awesome! Be sure to take some time to visit the workshops and classes they have in the gym. I took the flow class. I would give this place a 10/10 but there isn’t any hot water. But honestly costa is hot anyways so it isn’t a big deal for me.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 9.1


    02 Jul 2019
    It is a really nice place where to stay. It's cozy and it even welcomes whole families with children. It can be an upside or a downside depending on how you see it, but we enjoyed our stay in one of the most beautiful hostels in town.
    Canada, Male, 18-24
  • 9.1


    25 May 2019
    Enjoyed our stay. Staff was very nice. No breakfast provided, but a full kitchen and great lobby area. Very cool setup with the rooms wrapped around the perimeter and the pool and lobby in the middle. Creates a community feel that can get lively. Comfortable rooms, too.
    USA, Mixed Group, 31-40
  • 8.9


    06 Nov 2019
    Friendly, helpful staff. Hostel is centrally located. AC works really well! Rooms are basic but have all you need. Bed was not too comfortable as you could feel the springs, but nice pillows and clean accommodations :)
    Canada, All Female Group, 25-30
  • 8.0


    26 May 2019
    Not a bad place... It is clean and safe, and the staff is super and helpful! The atmosphere is a tad on the dull side, not the place if looking to mingle a lot. But overall I had a good stay!
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 5.4


    05 Aug 2019
    It was extremely loud, dirty, i was overcharged and the private room was a rip off at 50$. There are way better and cheaper places to stay in Tamarindo
    Canada, Male, 31-40
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Air Conditioning
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Swimming Pool
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Currency Exchange
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
Food & Drink
  • Cafe
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities