Pura Vida Hostel

Calle Guanacaste, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
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Rating: 90%from 5 reviews

  • 96%Atmosphere
  • 100%Staff
  • 92%Security
  • 88%Cleanliness
  • 88%Location
  • 80%Value for money
  • 88%Facilities
We are simply the BEST hostel in Tamarindo, Costa Rica! We pride ourselves with friendly and knowledgeable bilingual staff, clean private/AC and dorm rooms, beautiful social area with day beds, hammocks, rocking rocking chairs,book exchange, tour books,games,laundry service, 2 fully equipped kitchens, lush tropical garden, Wi-Fi throughout, bulletproof security with security cameras, safes and lockers, access to swimming pool with swim up bar, and MOST importantly fun and enjoyable backpackers and travelers alike make our hostel their home away from home, come and see for yourself, you will not want to leave...

...where we offer peaceful, relaxing, and laid back atmosphere in the heart of a surfers paradise. We are just a five-minute walk from the central bus and taxi stop, the commercial district with its marvelous shopping, great restaurants, and rocking nightspots-- and one of the finest surfing beaches in all of Central America.

We have everything shrewd travelers want:
**Breakfast offered daily
** Cozy Private rooms with Private Bath with AC
**Spacious Dorms with Bath inside of the dorms
**Fans in the rooms and AC**
**Two spacious and fully stacked community kitchens
**On site Laundry Service
**Pool Table, Ping Pong Table, Football Table
**Book exchange
**Surf Boards Rentals and Lessons
**Dart Board and Games
**Two open community areas with rocking chairs, chaise lounges, and soothing hammocks
**Free Wi-Fi throughout the compound
**Community computer with Skype and Internet
**On site discounted tour/shuttle and bus bookings,
**Security Cameras and bulletproof security

... all composed with loving care for your comfort and pleasure in a breezy, tropical garden setting.

Our grounds are locked to ensure your safety and peace of mind. Each guest receives a personal gate key, and can come and go at any time.

Come and experience with our hostel the true relaxing, best, nicest and popular Pura Vida of Tamarindo, Costa Rica

check in: 14:00
check out: 11:00
credit cards not accepted
breakfast not included
cancellation policy: 48 hours

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 hour security
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport transfers
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast not included
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Safety Deposit Box
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Directions
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Coming to Tamarindo via Main Street, pass hotel Diria on your right, Make a left onto first road (Calle Guanacaste).

Pass Pasatiempo hotel and Hertz rental car. We are on your left side almost directly opposite the Hertz car rental.

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Best surfing beaches in Central America, shopping, night life, restaurants, bars and anything you may desire for entertainment.

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