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Backpackers Manuel Antonio

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Reviewed 28 May 2016

Stayed in the hostel in a 8 bed dorm for two nights. Room was okay with fans and lockers. There's a great openair kitchen with huge fridges and you get free pancake breakfast with pineapple, coffe and tea. From the kitchen/ community area you have a great view and you can easily get in contact with other travellers :) About...

1Thank so120343
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Stayed at 10 different hostels in Costa Rica and this by far was my favorite. Meet a lot of good people and some good friends. The bar had an amazing view and the prices were fair. It has a very unique yet welcoming atmosphere.

1Thank danielgut77
Palm Beach Gardens
Reviewed 1 May 2016

There is a bar down the hill from the hostel next to their pool that plays extremely loud music til very late. I had a private room facing the direction of the bar. I sleep with a sound machine and earphones that usually block out noise and all I could hear is the bass of the music and couldn't sleep....

1Thank Gia H
Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

Clean, comfortable and, with the bus running to the beach/park every 15 minutes, a convenient place to stay. The staff were also very helpful in providing local information and assisting with onward travel.

1Thank Simon W
Chelan, Washington
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

Based on the reviews I read I was hopeful that this place was going to be at least comfortable and updated. This was not the case. I had a private room with shared bath. The ac barely worked and was very much needed & the shared bath was not very nice. I had never actually used a suicide shower before...

Thank katy p
Tampa, Florida
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Stayed at this property for one night. Location: Not far from the beach and Manuel Antonio Park. Taxi ride should cost you around 1500-2000 colones or you can also take the local bus for 350 colones. There is a supermarket right across the street and two restaurants next door. This was convenient, otherwise you would have to go to Quepos...

Thank 1986renatol
New Orleans, Louisiana
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

We had a last minute booking and there was limited availability for private rooms in the city. The hostel was able to accommodate us and I was pleased with the room. The front desk agent was friendly. We opted to pay $10 more for air conditioner and it was well worth it. The private room had a comfortable double bed,...

Thank TLusi
Reviewed 11 February 2016 via mobile

Really nice location close to the beach and the park on the top of the hill with a lovely view . Kitchen well equipped and clean room and common areas. Really good pancakes at breakfast. Staff smiling and helpful. The only negative thing is that the bar next to the pool (you can use but it is quite small and...

Thank Liz U
Dallas, Texas, United States
Reviewed 9 February 2016

I stayed at a private room here for three nights. The room was very clean and had a full size bed that was a bunk bed with a twin bed on top. The room didn't have A/C, but with the window open and the two powerful fans, I slept great. The shared bathroom I used was also kept very clean....

Thank Adam S
Reviewed 15 January 2016

I was there for two days with one of my friend, we stayed in a 6 persons dorm in a tiny room, it was VERY warm, we barely slept. The place was crowded with teenagers making a lot of noise all the time. When we reserved the website said there was air conditionning but there wasn't. The wifi never worked....

1Thank M-Kate B

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
All our rooms have shared bathrooms with hot water and are equipped with fans. We have a private trail to one of the best views of the sunset over the beach. There is a communal entertainment room with cable TV, DVD-Player, over 80 DVDs, Play Station and a stereo. We keep a clean kitchen with new amenities for everyone to use. We also offer our customers free high speed internet, free parking, free tour information, all-night security guard, laundry service, no curfew, snacks and beverages for sale and a 24-hour Check-in. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Backpackers Manuel Antonio

Address: Across from the Manuel Antonio soccer field, Manuel Antonio National Park 0000, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio National Park
Price Range: RM70 - RM252 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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Backpackers Manuel Antonio Hotel Manuel Antonio National Park
Backpackers Manuel Antonio Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
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“Private Room was my favorite.”
MjHamilton, 5 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Wifi is strongest at the front desk. Depending on your room, you may not get very good coverage. Some rooms have windows, some don't.”
57caseym, 27 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't go to this hostel.”
laurie103, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Private rooms are comfotable”
rachandphil15, 18 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Get a room towards the back of the hostel closer to the street and away from the hillside so the bar music isn't as bad and bring earplugs!”
LoraH24, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
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