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La Ruka Hostel

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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“outdoor kitchen”(14 reviews)
“free pool table”(4 reviews)
“good vibes”(7 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

This is a laid back hostel, and it is very cool because you are basically living outside- you can have a shower outside, have an outside kitchen and pool table! The rooms were pretty comfortable, and the jungle noises were present at night. I also...More

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Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This hostel is incredible! Very clean, great facilities, and awesome staff. Highly recommend to any traveller. It was laidback, and exactly what I was looking for. 👍 Good location, close to the beaches and to the restaurants and nightlife.

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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Really nice hostel, quite and with an very chilled atmosphere. Staff is really nice and the rooms are good for the price. Would definitely recommend it in the are as well located, grate price and friendly environment.

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Our son's friend recommended the hostel and while we are in our late fifties it was a great experience. We got a double room with a share bathroom with our son in the other room, which worked really well. The place is super clean. The...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We had a great stay and would definitely stay there again - Dani the owner was so kind and went out of her way to post a box of my belongings I left behind ! Thank you so so much for making my journey a...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Price range
US$10 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$10 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"bring a mini fan-the rooms are stuffy/hot, no wifi in the room-only in the lobby"
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"My favorite bed is 7B (bottom bunk in wifi range)"
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"Room 2 is huge and airy but has a bit of road noise"
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"Arrive early as they don't accept previous booking... first come first served! Dorm 7is nice!"
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