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El Faro Beach Hostel

Carretera hacia el Parque, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica, Distance from city centre: 2.2km

Rating: 68% from 3 reviews

  • 80%Atmosphere
  • 73%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 46%Cleanliness
  • 93%Location
  • 60%Value for money
  • 46%Facilities

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  • The staff was very nice, very helpful. The cleaning staff was nice and worked a lot, but the bed and bedding was terrible...I couldn't feel clean in my room. The showers were cold, cold, cold. I hate to say it, but I'm 95% sure the pool was the source of a double ear infection despite showering before and after using. They are building a new place...hopefully that will be better, and hopefully they will invest in beds and sheets. The current building is little more than sheetrock and tin.
  • 63%
  • 09 Feb 2014 Anonymous
  • They invested in novelties like outdoor cinema and in-ground pool at the expense of basic amenities like hot water and decent mattresses. No hot water. The "mattress" is a thin, uncomfortable cushion. The "rooms" are like tall, ugly cubicles, separated by "walls" sloppily made from wooden panels covered with a hasty coat of teal paint. We found ants in our room, but only after they invaded our bags. I was told that happens sometimes after it rains. Location is excellent, pool is nice.
  • 66%
  • 29 Nov 2012 Anonymous USA
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