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    Tamarindo Backpackers

    West of Supermarket 2001, turn left at Kahiki then 2nd road on the right at the end of the cul-de-sac, | Tamarindo, Guanacaste 50309, Costa Rica, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
    011 506 2653 1720
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    Traveller (73)
    Pool & Beach (22)
    Dining (6)
    • Excellent73%
    • Very good13%
    • Average6%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible4%
    Travellers talk about
    “private room” (18 reviews)
    “super chill” (8 reviews)
    “costa rica” (36 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 185 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hostel has a great location and great for a chill vacation! They offered surf lessons and set up tours for us as well. It feels like you're staying with a bunch of friends. Such genuine hospitality from everyone on staff.

    Thank Careen_DT
    Reviewed 1 November 2017

    I stayed here twice and i'll be back soon:) The hostel is located in a great area walking distance to everything and the beach so you can always catch sunrise and sunset. From the moment you arrive you feel the friendly vibes of the awesome...More

    Thank Gabriela R
    Reviewed 27 October 2017

    From the moment I arrived to Tamarindo Backpackers I felt at home! There is always great music playing, friendly staff to chat to and the super chill vibe is instantly contagious. I prolonged my stay here as I couldn't drag myself away. The pool is...More

    Thank Suzy H
    Reviewed 24 October 2017

    I was only planning on staying at the hostel for three nights but ended up staying a week. It's hard to describe, but there is just a great vibe that surrounds the hostel. The owners are great people and run the hostel well. It's not...More

    Thank DevoBab
    Reviewed 8 September 2017

    This hostel changed my opinion of hostels. The rooms are so well kept, the pool is amazing, and most of all the staff truly makes you feel like family. If it wasn't for the other guests and staff members inviting me on excursions, to the...More

    Thank Kristen T
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    • Price range
    • US$13 - US$40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
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    Dining (6)
    Room & Suite (2)
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    "Room 4 has a private bathroom that is huge and awesome."
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    "All of the rooms are amazing, and the communal bathrooms are always clean so it's not necessary to get a..."
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    "All the rooms are great, even in the 10 person dorm you don't feel privacy invasion. Really depends on..."
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    "take a shower in the outside shower!"
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