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    Pura Vida Hostel

    Avenida Central | 100m East From Banco National, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent79%
    • Very good14%
    • Average3%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “private room” (21 reviews)
    “costa rica” (46 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
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    11 - 15 of 339 reviews

    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    Had a perfect stay here for almost 3 months. Very clean rooms and the staff was very helpful with ordering taxi and what ever you need. Recomand folks to visit this place. close to the beach and all the things you need. Pura vida!!

    Thank pettervanebo
    Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

    Awesome staff!!! The Hostel had a great feel about it. Soo many happy travelers all in the same place made its in great place to stay. It's is in a great location not to far from the beach, shops and restaurants.

    Thank Tom S
    Reviewed 11 December 2016

    The friendly service mad me feel at home , the rooms are clean and well kept , the location is grate wright up from the playa , I love that they have a pool table , the hole staff is more than help full information...More

    Thank James V
    Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

    Pura vida is one of my fav hostel ever! You can feel that the owner is living for his place. Board and bycicles are rented for free (that's not common) and they have great shows and concerts during the evening. Price is still the lowest...More

    Thank Lesguidesslovaques
    Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

    Great hostel. Clean, good vibe, great live music till 9ish, great owners. We had a private room with shared bathroom - A/C, double bed and wifi. Kitchen has microwave, toaster and oven, plenty of space to relax in the common area and much quieter than...More

    Thank Stuart L
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    About
    Awards & Recognition
    GreenLeadersPlatinum level
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$10 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Tamarindo
    • Also Known As
    • Pura Vida Guesthouse And Hostel ,
    • Pura Vida Guesthouse Hotel Tamarindo ,
    • Pura Vida Hostel Costa Rica/Tamarindo
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    Traveller (97)
    Room & Suite (57)
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    Family and Play Areas (15)
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    Questions & Answers
    Elle971
    12 August 2015|
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    Response from Tomas L | Property representative |
    Yes only cold , but no really cold maybe 20 degrees celsius:) Outside its like 35 degrees so you need cold shower :)
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    Sabine L
    11 February 2015|
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    Response from Tomas L | Property representative |
    At the moment we have no hot water , but we work on it at the moment so soon there will be hot water
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    Linda H
    26 September 2014|
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    Response from tomasludvik85 | Property representative | Reviewed this property |
    yes we do :)
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    "Choose one of the rooms in the back of the property if noise is an issue"
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    "You get what you pay for. If you need privacy "GO FOR IT!""
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