Free Cancellation Book more than 3 days in advance for Free Cancellation.

9.0
Superb
371 Total Reviews
Perfect Location
Superb Staff
Fantastic Cleanliness

Property Description

Welcome to Tamarindo Backpackers, a stunning boutique surf hostel located right in the heart of Tamarindo. Nestled beside a national park, our little haven is surrounded by the incredible beauty of nature. Picture yourself relaxing in our jacuzzi pool, all while being entertained by the lively sounds of howler monkeys and tropical birds in the trees. No wonder we've been crowned Lonely Planet's top choice for a hostel in Tamarindo!

But that's not all - we've got plenty more to offer. Kick back and unwind in our cozy hammocks and sun chairs, or channel your inner chef in our guest kitchen. Our big lounge room is the perfect spot to mingle with travelers from all over the world, sharing stories and making lifelong friendships. And don't worry about safety, because we've got a night security guard who's always looking out for you.

Tamarindo Backpackers is conveniently located within a short five-minute walk from both Playa Tamarindo, one of the best surfing beaches in Costa Rica, and the town center. In the town, you will discover a diverse range of restaurants and bars, catering to various preferences and offering the perfect ambiance for any type of celebration or gathering you have in mind.

Are you ready to catch some waves? Look no further because we have partnered with Good Vibes Surf School, undoubtedly one of the finest in town. Conveniently located right here at our hostel, we offer you access to expert instructors with over 20 years of surf experience. Their knowledge and passion for surfing will guide you in merging the energies of your body and mind, harmonizing with nature, and mastering essential techniques. Safety, patience, and ethics are emphasized, ensuring that you enjoy every wave with the best possible vibe. With meticulous attention to detail, we take your surfing experience to the next level. Whether you prefer private or group lessons, get ready for an unforgettable wave-riding journey like no other. Our friendly bilingual reception staff can recommend and help you book any other activities you would like to do here in Tamarindo.

We offer 2 mixed dorms, one with 8 beds and one with 12 beds. Each dorm has air conditioning, Wifi, a private bathroom with a shower, and large single beds with real spring mattresses. The dorms are cleaned daily.

We also offer two private rooms, one of which includes a private bathroom. These spacious private rooms are designed to comfortably sleep up to four people, with a queen bed and a bunk bed available. Featuring high ceilings and freshly painted wall art.



Tamarindo Backpackers's Policies & Conditions:

Check is at 14:00 (2:00 PM)
Check out before 11:00 AM
**Please let us know if you will arrive after 21:00 (9:00 PM).

Payment upon arrival by cash or credit card with a small fee.
Taxes included.

Cancellation policy: 48 hours before arrival.


General Information:

Fast Wifi

Quiet time at the hostel starts at 22:30 (10:30 PM)

Child friendly.

Reception is available at selected hours

We provide sheets and linens; you can rent shower towels for $1. Please bring a beach towel.

Breakfast is not included, but we offer free coffee.

Reviews & Ratings

9.0
Superb
371 Total Reviews
  • Security
    9.7
  • Location
    9.2
  • Staff
    9.4
  • Atmosphere
    8.8
  • Cleanliness
    8.5
  • Value for Money
    8.9
  • Facilities
    8.7

Check Availability

Check In
Check Out
Guests

Location

Latest Reviews

10
Superb
Jun 11, 2024
So lovely and the owners gave us cake ! Good location too and tuba (the dog) is the cutest. Also marco was lovely :)) ❤️
show more
Female, 18-24
10
Superb
Jun 07, 2024
A clean and nice hostel with very kind staff.
show more
Female, 25-30
10
Superb
Apr 10, 2024
This is one of the best hostels I've ever stayed at. Fantastic staff, the owners are lovely, and everyone is very social and welcoming. Met some of the coolest people traveling Costa Rica at this hostel.
show more
Male, 25-30

Facilities

  • Free

    • Linen Included
    • Free Parking
    • Free City Maps
    • Free WiFi
    • Free Internet Access
  • General

    • Security Lockers
    • Swimming Pool
    • Common Room
    • Bicycle Parking
    • Breakfast Not Included
    • Air Conditioning
    • Book Exchange
    • Self-Catering Facilities
    • Fridge/Freezer
    • Utensils
    • Cable TV
    • Outdoor Terrace
    • Parking
    • Outdoor Swimming Pool
    • Ceiling fan
    • Towels Not Included
  • Services

    • Internet access
    • Airport Transfers
    • Towels for hire
    • 24 Hour Reception
    • Tours/Travel Desk
    • Housekeeping
  • Food & Drink

    • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Entertainment

    • Board Games
    • Wi-Fi

More hostels in Tamarindo