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Martensville, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for the better part of our last week and loved the place. The staff are all very friendly and some of the most helpfull people around. Instantly felt at home here due to the laid back atmosphere and great people. Clean well kept yard and living area and although you are just off the main street the huge...

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Phnom Penh, Cambodia
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I stumbled across Jaco Inn when looking for a place and I am very happy I found it. The owner Juan and his team, Brian and Estaban, are super professional and friendly. The hostel is tucked away down a driveway right in the center of Jaco, so you can literally walk anywhere you need. The dorms were very big and...

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Juan C, Manager at Jaco Inn, responded to this review

Yeah Brandon, thanks for the awesome words. Our main goal at Jaco Inn is to make sure everyone feels as confortable as in their own home. Come back anytime my brother! Pura Vida Juan & Bryan

Jackson, New Jersey
Reviewed 22 December 2016

I stayed here for almost a month and considered staying forever. This hostel makes you feel like you're at home. There is a shared kitchen and living room, and a courtyard to hangout with during the day to escape the sun. I made lifelong friends in Bryan who works there and Juan whos family owns the place. Esteban will also...

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Juan C, Manager at Jaco Inn, responded to this review

Hey Colton, thanks for showing us some love. Its been almost a year since you were here, what are you waiting to come back? The place is looking better than ever, next time you stay here you wont leave anywhere. We miss you here, feel free to come back anytime, mi casa es su casa! Pura Vida Juan & Bryan

Reviewed 7 December 2016

Our time in Jaco was our favorite part of our trip. Juan and Bryan made our time there so much fun. The old hangar is insanely cool. The room was spacious, we had our own bathroom, and everything was clean. The shared areas were nice and clean as well. Juan and Bryan helped us plan adventures like ziplining, a crocodile...

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Juan C, Owner at Jaco Inn, responded to this review

Sarah thank you so much for the amazing words, for us at Jaco Inn is a real pleasure to be able to meet cool people from all over the world and you and your sister were no exception. It was really great to hang and get to know you two, I had as much fun as you both did. Hope...

Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 4 September 2016

Just walked in and I absolutely loved this place:) Such a colorful area with happy people around. Rooms are clean, beds comfortable, kitchen is huge and its in a quite hidden place. Only 5 min from the beach and main party places on the road. Lots of markets and restaurants around. I would definitely stay again. Thank you for making...

Thank KristinaTep
Juan C, Owner at Jaco Inn, responded to this review

Kristina, Thanks you so much for you amazing review. To us was a pleasure having you here, mi casa es su casa, We hope to see you again, you are always welcome. Pura Vida Juan

Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

I did not stay at this hostel but used the bathroom while at the coffee shop. Juan was working behind the desk and was SUPER helpful and didn't mind taking time to show me plenty of beautiful places to visit (he even drew a map and got some photos up on the computer). Its the people that make a town,...

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Juan C, Owner at Jaco Inn, responded to this review

Hi Chanaem, Is a pleasure to help, I hope you enjoyed the rest of your time in Costa Rica. Regards Juan

Palm Beach Gardens
Reviewed 1 May 2016

I started to stay in a private room but within minutes of turning the light out bugs were crawling on me. I moved to a dorm room and they bug bombed the private room the next day. No bug problems in the dorm room. Very hot though since no a/c. No a/c in the private room either. I liked that...

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Jaco Inn H, Gerente at Jaco Inn, responded to this review

Hi Gia, I am Juan, I was the one who refund you the money for the private room and help you accommodate in the dorm. I am really sorry about that bug incident, but as I told you in the moment those were some species of ants who only come out at night, before you we had only one other...

Reviewed 11 April 2016 via mobile

A group of 13 of us stayed here for one night. The hostel was clean and simple. The rooms got a bit hot but it wasn't a huge issue. The hostel is located a few blocks from the beach and had outdoor space for guests to spend time in. Not too expensive, but you get what you pay for.

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Jaco Inn H, Gerente at Jaco Inn, responded to this review

Hi Zoe, Thanks a lot for your opinion. We are proud to say we have one of the friendliest staff, and your comment reassures us that. We know that the heat in some of our rooms has been a issue to some of our guest, so we are working in making the stay more confortable. Pura Vida! Juan Calderon Manager

Afula, Israel
Reviewed 19 March 2016

the bus from Quepos to Puntarenas broke just in front of the hostel so we didn't asked too many questions... basically it was ok but for that price i am sure you can find something better, you just have to do homework before.

Thank Shablul
Jaco Inn H, Gerente at Jaco Inn, responded to this review

Hi Shablul, Thanks for your opinion, we definitely have a long road ahead but we are working hard to improve and develop a better experiences to all of our customers. Pura Vida! Juan Calderon

Livingston, Guatemala
Reviewed 17 October 2015

If you looking for a place with a kitchen a good safe parking for your car and a good host this is the place for you. The bed wasn't the most confortable and there were some people hanghing around the room until late. The room was nice big and luminous but could have been cleaner

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Surrounded by lush tropical gardens and only a few steps away from the surf break's, the best restaurants and the hottest clubs. Jaco Inn is a boutique lodging and surf school situated right in the heart of Jaco's downtown. Whether you come only looking for accommodation or wanting to learn how to surf, you will always find something different to make your vacation an unbelievable and wonderful experience. Mi casa es su casa, since 2009 our goal has been to make you feel at home, this is an unique place where we welcome travellers from all over the world in an inspiring yet familiar setting. Blessed to be located on a property with a great family legacy, the tropical vibe of the jungle and Pura Vida is the perfect combination for your next adventure. Playa Jaco is busy town and the mainstream street has numerous restaurants and bars. There are several places to go at night whether you want to dance and party hard, or just take it easy while having a beer and listening to live music. At our hostel we offer a beautiful relaxing space away from all of that if you just want to come back and relax after a busy day or a long trip. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jaco Inn

Address: Avenidad Pastor Diaz | Behind Orange Pub, Jaco 61101, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Jaco
Price Range: RM66 - RM172 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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