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    La Botella de Leche Hostel

    Tamarindo Beach | 50 mts from Banco Nacional de Costa Rica, Tamarindo, Costa Rica
    011 506 2653 0189
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    Traveller (97)
    Room & Suite (17)
    Pool & Beach (14)
    • Excellent81%
    • Very good11%
    • Average5%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “private room” (10 reviews)
    “nice pool” (10 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair Access
    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    11 - 15 of 143 reviews

    Reviewed 6 June 2017

    An extremely nice & affordable hostel with a very amiable and welcoming staff! I stayed there for 3 nights and couldn't be happier with my choice. The location is ideal - a quiet place just off the main strip, a very short walk to the...More

    Thank Logan S
    Response from labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche HostelResponded 6 June 2017

    Hola Logan, Thank you for leaving this nice review. I will pass the message to Juampi, Bruno and Octa! We are glad you had a great time here with us, you are welcome anytime. We have fun living here and we share our lifes with...More

    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    I stayed in the dormrooms that I shared with 7 others. It's a more cheaper alternative. This worked out very well! The rooms get new sheets and a towel almost every day, it has aircondition and a shared bathroom. The people that worked there when...More

    Thank Sina H
    Response from labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche HostelResponded 30 May 2017

    Hola Sina, You have a way to write that really touched my heart, thank you for your comments, it was a pleasure to attend to your "weirdness"... after all...we are all a little bit awkward, and yours was very nice. You are part of this...More

    Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

    By themselves, the facilities, cleanliness and value for money would have been great, but it was the staff that made this place awesome. The warm, friendly welcome from Octa and Juanpi, the excellent surf lesson from Marcos and the family atmosphere of the hostel made...More

    Thank Katie0103
    Response from labotelladeleche, Owner at La Botella de Leche HostelResponded 24 May 2017

    Hola Katie, Thank you for taking the time to write this review. I will pass the message to Octa, Juampi and Marcos. We are very proud of them, we like them very much and we are glad you had the time to get to know...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    I just got back from a 6 night stay at Botella de Leche. It was my first time traveling solo, and my first time in Costa Rica, and I could not have had a better time. Tamarindo is a small town, so pretty much every...More

    Thank John M
    Response from OlivierFontana, Owner at La Botella de Leche HostelResponded 16 May 2017

    Hhahahaha, you cracked me up....yes Marcos told me about that joke hahaha. Juanito, we are going to miss you here. It was a real pleasure to host you, and I will pass all your comments to the staff. We are very glad that you had...More

    Reviewed 15 May 2017

    We stayed here for 6 nights and overall had a good stay, the room was great with nice air conditioning, and the owners were extremely friendly. The hostel is a bit up from the main road in Tamarindo, but it was easily walkable to any...More

    Thank Cassandra L
    Response from OlivierFontana, Owner at La Botella de Leche HostelResponded 15 May 2017

    Hola Cassandra, Thank you for leaving a review, we are glad that overall you had a good stay. In regards to your concerns: The staff let everybody know what are the activites of that day or the next, that includes: Surf Lessons, Stand Up Paddle...More

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    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Tamarindo
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    Room Tips
    "Views to the swimming pool are the best, I love the hammocks at the doorway area."
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    "you don't have to battle your bunkmates for the AC temperature in the private room!"
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    "If you travel with friends, try to ask for the room upstairs. It's perfect, quiet and it has it's own..."
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    "I recommend bottom bunks in the dorms for more privacy."
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