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Tranquilo Backpackers

400 meters north of Franks Place | Playa Carmen, Santa Teresa 1000, Costa Rica
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04/02/2018 05/02/2018
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  • Very good35%
  • Average20%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible18%
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Reviewed 3 September 2014

One of the places I like in Sta Teresa, rooms are great, the kitchen here is one of the best distributed ones and functional I've seen in a hostel. Rooms are very fresh and with a high ceiling they stay cool, also I've seen that...More

Thank Andrés A
Reviewed 9 June 2014 via mobile

A nice place in santa theresa, rooms are good and clean. Prices compered to quality is good. Pancackes and coffe all morning is a great point ! Not far from the beach (2mn) and good places to go at less than 15 mn by foot...More

Thank Philippe G
Reviewed 27 April 2014 via mobile

We had a private with bathroom . All privates are upstairs. It's a very popular and friendly place. The room is big and the bathroom also. The common kitchen is huge! They have parking also if u have a car. Very good quality/price. The only...More

Thank Xhoi
Reviewed 19 April 2014 via mobile

It s a hostel really as the name say 'tranquilo' , it's quite and there is not noise. Staff is helpful and it's close to the beach. Room was clean and everything works as fun and hot shower. It has tables and chairs and hammocks...More

Thank Tito_Edu
Reviewed 7 February 2014

I loved this hostel as we met lots of friendly travellers from all around the world and made some good friends. The hostel dorms themselves were a little dirty and spider-ridden and the bathroom needed a major refurb- but would def recommend if you are...More

Thank Zoe M
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  • Free Internet
  • Price range
  • US$10 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Number of rooms
  • 16
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  • Location
  • Costa Rica >
  • Province of Puntarenas >
  • Santa Teresa
  • Also Known As
  • Tranquilo Backpackers Hotel Santa Teresa ,
  • Tranquilo Backpackers Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
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"Private rooms with a bath and 2 beds,at $30 are worth the price since a bed in a dorm room is $15.00."
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"upper level is more confortable and calmer"
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"private washrooms for $44 for 2 people is best option. clean washrooms"
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"buy some fruit to have with your pancakes in the morning. If your a coffee person walk to the bakery for some..."
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