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Montreal, Canada
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13 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed in Costa Rica for 2 weeks. I planned to stay in Tamarindo for 1 week, take surf classes then see what I'll do. I ended up staying in Tamarindo at La Botella De Leche for 2 weeks. It's 5 to 10 mins walk from the beach. You have restaurants around, 2 supermarkets, a bank.. I stayed in a... More 

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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a couple there planned to stay just one night and at the end stayed 4 nights ! Veryyyy nice owners , they help in every question, nice hotel very clean and comfortable, good vibes and cool people over there !

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Thank galneubauer
labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thanks Galnebauer, It was a pleasure to have you here. Thank you for taking the time to review us, is on of the ways we have to see if we are going in the right direction. In regards to your stay...I know Tamarindo has a way to suck you in...before you know it...you are stuck here and don´t want to... More 

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Reviewed 1 week ago

definitely one of the best hotels I ever staid at. if you are looking for a chilling, comfortable and trendy place, you should stay here! rooms and pool are amazing! staff and surfing instructors were very professional and friendly! I was planning to stay in tamarindo for 4 days and went to 7 days. so much fun!

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Thank Yaravi M
labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thanks Yaravi, I´ll let know the surf instructors -or as we call them...the Fantastic 4- your comments, they are always happy to read feedback. We are all happy to see that you had a great time here with us. You are more than welcome back anytime. Huggs Manuel More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had two goals when I came to Costa - surf and meet good people. I snore worse than a bulldog because of an old broken nose so I booked the private room with a private bathroom. Bed and pillows were comfy, sheets were fresh and clean. Mano comes from the hospitality industry and it's easy to tell since he... More 

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Thank Rod O
labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Hahahaha, Thanks for the Man part hihi, you made me laugh. I´m glad you liked your stay, I wish you could ´ve stayed longer. So I hope people follow your advise...if they don´t like good people and have fun...stay aways from here. Huggs Manu More 

Toronto, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is the most fun hostel in Tamarindo and we are recommending it to all our friends. Manu and his family were such welcoming and gracious hosts. La Botella has the nicest staff ever and we had so much fun. The fantastic four took us surfing and snorkelling and they made sure everyone at the hostel had the best time.... More 

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labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thanks Maggie, You made me laugh with the Fantastic 4 thing hihihi. I´m glad you had a great time. Hope we´ll see you again soon. Huggs to both of you. Manu More 

Palmares, Costa Rica
1 review
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Definitly if you really want an good ´place to share time with your friends you really need to visit this place, very close to Tamarindo Town, also the people are amazing! You can count with people like Manuel (Owner) they are really make you feel like home!

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labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thanks Salgado09lin, We are happy to read that you had a great time here with us, I blushed a little bit when reading the comments about me, thank you. Hope we´ll see you again soon Manu More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to hundred of hostels, even 'off duty' can stop critiquing, as was the case on a recent visit to the Hostel La Botella De Leche. This property delivers... It's gorgeous, tranquil, and charming in every way. It's very well managed with hands-on owners who've set and meet high standards consistently. But, a well oiled machine can only be... More 

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Thank Leo M
labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thanks Leo M, We feel extremely flattered by your review. We love what we do and we appreciate when guests can see that. We are deeply moved by your words and would like to thank you for taking the time in writting this. Hope you have a great journey with your ongoing projects. Best Regards from La Botella Family Manu More 

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57 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Although we were here for only one night we would absolutely recommend this hostel to other budget travellers. We were in a 4 person private room with ensuite. Amazing. It had a King bed, with memory foam mattress and plump pillows. Such a treat! And a bunkbed. The 4 of us were very comfortable. The place has a nice large... More 

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labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thanks 69Cynthiab! Hope to see you again soon, and for more than one night hihi! Huggs from La Botella Family! Manu More 

2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Great place!, close to the beach at just 5 minutes, with affordable prices, it has a pool, kitchen, a nice place to meet people and to approach cultures and experiences. I had not have stayed in a hostel in past, until I arrived there, my stay there was nice, clean place and rooms, was a great experience; I recommend this... More 

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labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Thanks Ockap, You will always be welcome with family and friends. I am afraid we have spoiled you if this was the first hostel you´ve even been hihi. Huggs Manu More 

Nantes, SP
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Great place just 5 min from the beach. Nice kitchen, beautiful rooms , daily cleanning , the pool is a plus. The owners are really Nice And helpful. I would defo recommand this place! Nice people, beautiful And clean place, You can also buy beer , thats all You need in tamarindo!!

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Thank 988gary
labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche, responded to this review

Gracias Gary, Thans for the good comments. I hope I´ll see you soon in Nicaragua one day! Huggs from all the staff, and let me know if I can do something else for you two. Manu More 

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We are the first hostel in Tamarindo. In business for more than 15 years, we know what we are doing. Our objective is to help you have a problem and stress free holidays here with us. Family owned, comfortable and quiet. We are always improving to satisfy our clients. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Botella de Leche

Address: Tamarindo Beach | 50 mts from Banco Nacional de Costa Rica, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range: RM124 - RM498 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — La Botella de Leche 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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“you don't have to battle your bunkmates for the AC temperature in the private room!”
 of 5 bubbles rodo106, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
“If you travel with friends, try to ask for the room upstairs. It's perfect, quiet and it has it's own private balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles A6694FLsergios, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I recommend bottom bunks in the dorms for more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles 12heleneh, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All rooms were good, after 12 the security guard keeps everything quiet so that everyone can rest”
 of 5 bubbles D742JGscotts, 18 May 2016 | Read review
“All Rooms have A/C and are very Clean.”
 of 5 bubbles AndreJTerra, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
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