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    Coral Reef Surf Hostel

    Playa Tamarindo Diagonal Bac San Jose, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
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    1 - 5 of 195 reviews

    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    Just came back from Tamarindo after staying at Coral Reef for a week and half and loved my stay there! The room was affordable, clean and comfortable. The daily breakfasts were good and filling. Best of all was Miguel Calderon, the surf instructor at Coral...More

    Thank 128Jennifer
    Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

    Hey, really nice people and well situated. Directly downtown, close to all attractions and 3 mins walk from the beach. Clean and nice place to chill. We wanted to take a shuttle but hadn't booked one day in advance, so we woke up early and...More

    Thank Jean-Michel L
    Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

    Thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. My friend and I got a private room, with the shared bathroom. Was affordable, clean, a/c worked great, and a great location. Staff was friendly and offered us great advice on places to eat, bus routes, and other parts of...More

    Thank LauraVarrette
    Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

    I booked the hostel because it was literally the cheapest place I could find at Tamarindo but I am so thankful I did. Excellent location beach is not even 2 minutes away (although if you are looking are looking for a beachfron accommodation this is...More

    Thank Szappanos L
    Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

    We loved our stay at the Coral reef surf hostel ! Everyone was super helpful and we even got a free ride all the way to Nicaragua with the hostel owner Jeff (he offered because he had to go) !!! Good people reallyy 💜💙 thanks...More

    Thank Véronie D
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Guanacaste >
    • Tamarindo
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    Marina S
    26 December 2016|
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    Response from Anna O | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there! Yes, we will have our night guard working who will check you in. Thank you fer letting us know!
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    20 December 2014|
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    Response from Cass2015 | Reviewed this property |
    Check out 11 check in at noon. 😊
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    "If you are 3 or + I think it's Worth to take a private room. the price splitting by 3 is as cheap as a..."
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    "social hostel with activities, close to the beach"
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