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    Casa Mariposa Hostel & Guesthouse

    | 50 meters North of Chirripo Trail Head, San Gerardo, Chirripo National Park, Costa Rica
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    Traveller (60)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent84%
    • Very good13%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “the kitchen” (18 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 127 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Just the best stay. The staff and owner is super friendly, kind hearted and you can tell that they want the best for you. Really nice and calm atmosphere, clean rooms and luxurious dorm stay. They offer free coffee and tea and bakes delicious brownies...More

    Thank Linda D
    Reviewed 19 July 2017

    You can't beat the atmosphere at this one of a kind hostel. My family of 4 (kids 5 and 8) loved it here. We didn't even hike Chirripo, instead enjoyed the hiking in nearby Cloudbridge Reserve. John and Jill have created everything you need to...More

    1  Thank Mercy R
    Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here about 8 years ago and just decided to look it up on TripAdvisor to see if it still exists. 8 years and many hostels later (all over Central America and Europe) this remains one of my favorite hostels! It's so intimate and...More

    1  Thank Lisa G
    Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

    This hostel was one of the best. It has super cozy rooms with king size bed for 22k pesos, or a bed in 8ppl shared dorm for 8k pesos, and few more options. Kitchen and livingg room are fully equiped, awesome chill out space, beautiful...More

    1  Thank Mariana V
    Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

    We stayed two nights before and after climbing Mt Chirripo. It felt like coming home. Clean rooms and comfy beds. A nice livingroom area where we met other trekkers. Barbara who runs the place were really helpfull with our preparations before the hike. And after...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
    • Price range
    • US$12 - US$28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of San Jose >
    • Chirripo National Park >
    • San Gerardo
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    Traveller (60)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (44)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    13 reviews
    .34 km away
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    94 reviews
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    "take advantage of the candle-lit bath!"
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    "The dorm rooms are really cool and great if you are in a group! Just make sure to re confirm your booking..."
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    "Cozy private rooms are available, though we stayed in the super cool shared bunk."
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    "definitely choose the dorm over the private rooms - it is amaaaazing :)"
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