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Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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

  • In order to make a group reservation on Hostelworld.com 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.
  • Hostelworld.com 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 on arrival. 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.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

The group can cancel free of charge until 5 days before arrival. The group will be charged the total price if they cancel within 5 days before the arrival. If the group doesn’t show up they will be charged the total price.

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

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Welcome to La Fortuna Backpackers, come and relax at a very convenient and short distance from fown town View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.1

  • Security 9.3

  • Location 9.1

  • Staff 9.4

  • Atmosphere 8.0

  • Cleanliness 9.1

  • Facilities 8.9


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    24 Nov 2019
    This hostel/budget hotel is lovely -- well-located, with helpful staff and very clean amenities. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay and recommend it to others (be careful while booking though, because there are a few places in town with similar names eg Arenal Backpackers, Resort/Hostel etc).
    India, Mixed Group, 18-24
  • 10.0

    Superb

    15 Mar 2019
    Very clean quiet place , staff very helpful , private rooms are great 10/10 👍
    England, Male, 41+
  • 9.7

    Superb

    25 Oct 2019
    Great hostel option for Fortuna. A little further away from the middle of the city (yay quiet!) but within walking distance to everything. Rooms and facilities were clean, and the shared area was very welcoming and fun (who doesn’t love a hammock?). WiFi was also great, and breakfast was delicious. Staff were super friendly and accommodating, booking everything for me and arranging transportation when needed - could not thank them enough. Would definitely come back here.
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 9.7

    Superb

    10 Aug 2019
    Everything was lovely.
    USA, Mixed Group, 25-30
  • 9.4

    Superb

    26 May 2019
    Casi me como una cucaracha!
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 9.1

    Superb

    15 Nov 2019
    We loved our time at this hostel - the location is perfect, the rooms/bathroom/kitchen are clean and with comfy beds. The shower was powerful, kitchen fully equipped and breakfast was delicious. There was no window in our particular room but this wasn’t an issue for us. Staff are all very friendly and extremely helpful and there’s a great hammock area in the courtyard. Great value - would stay again and recommend!
    England, Couple, 25-30
  • 9.1

    Superb

    10 Nov 2019
    The best thing about this place is the staff! Especially the lady. A+++++ She was so knowledgeable and enthousiastic in explaining about the tours. Really fun to talk to her. Also the guy was friendly and helpful. Something did go wrong during my stay but they really cared and did everything they could to solve the situation and compensate me. Also good beds, kitchen, atmosphere and hammocks. Only problem for me was that my dorm had no windows and the bathroom door closes very loudly.
    Netherlands, Female, 25-30
  • 9.1

    Superb

    30 Aug 2019
    Behind the bland exterior, this hostel is very cute and clean with nice hammocks and fairy lights. Rooms were quiet and bathrooms were clean, staff were very helpful and provided us with a free drink and pool use at a nearby hostel. The hostel was quiet but did encourage use of nearby hostel bars. Loved our stay and would recommend. Great value for money.
    Australia, All Female Group, 18-24
  • 6.3

    Good

    13 Oct 2019
    Basic and depressing. I don’t know how this place has such a good rating. The dorms were small and depressing and the bathroom flooded after someone showered. I switched into a private room, which was better but this place really lacks atmosphere. Free laundry though.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 5.1

    Rating

    19 Mar 2019
    **BEWARE. When I arrived, I was told it was overbooked and I could stay in their sister hostel... I’m not too picky so I said sure? My mistake. They told me I had booked it the same exact time as someone else, but they told 4 other people that same exact story- so they’re falsely advertising their nicer hostel as avail to book their dirtier, smaller one. They also charged me for a night I didn’t stay and told me it would come out of their salary if I didn’t pay. Questionable ethics.
    USA, Female, 25-30
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
General
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Cots Available
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Wheelchair Friendly
Services
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Business Centre
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Late check-out
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • Wi-Fi


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