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Gringo Pete's Too

Off the Main Road, 350m From Bus Stop Away From Volcano, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 11000, Costa Rica
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good27%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible19%
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Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

The hostel is 'okay'. Gringo Pete is the rudest hostel proprietor I've ever met though. Upon arriving, you're taken on a tour... you get yelled at for not paying enough attention! Everyone staying here was afraid of doing something to upset Gringo Pete. Walking on...More

Thank parghi22
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

First place up hill from the super Christian grocery store. It's purple/pink. Cheapest place in town and on our 5 weeks of traveling. Our room was quiet and clean. NO Frills very basic but that's why cheap. Our room and private bath was $16 and...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2017 via mobile

Came to check the place, at the time it didn't seem too gross. decide because of the price one night couldn't kill us but almost did. So many bugs and animals everywhere, nothing seems clean! Couldn't wait to leave the place. Don't recommended. Rather pay...More

Thank nili s
Reviewed 25 March 2017

My friend and I stayed at Gringos Pete. This is the cheapest place in town so thats the reason why they dont have an internet page or a way to book by internet. Normally people just walk by. The private room from 1, 2, or...More

Thank BarbaraLizeth
Reviewed 31 January 2017

We've stayed in multiple hostels (as cheap as possible) in Costa Rica and compared to the others, this double room with private bath for only 8 dollars each is totally worth it! It is clean, calm and there is a kitchen; everything we needed.

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  • Top amenities
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Number of rooms
  • 27
  • Location
  • Costa Rica >
  • Province of Alajuela >
  • Arenal Volcano National Park >
  • La Fortuna de San Carlos
  • Also Known As
  • Gringo Pete`s Hotel La Fortuna De San Carlos ,
  • Gringo Pete's Too Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
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"If you want to be by your own ask for a private room, for two dollars its worth it !"
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"we chose a private room for an extra $2.00 each a night"
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"Second floor is a little quieter, though the stairs are treacherous"
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"There in 2008 when price was $2/nightly for a dorm bed. No worries. All went well, 3 nights. Treat Pete..."
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