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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My mom and I came to Montezuma and stayed at Luz en el Cielo for 3 nights. Overall, we were very impressed and happy! We stayed in the private Vista Mar Cabina (with 2 beds) and it had a beautiful view with an AMAZING bathroom & shower. The hike can be a bit cumbersome after a long day in the...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Staying at this hostel as a solo traveller was a breathe of fresh air after staying at a hostel in Santa Teresa where I felt a bit isolated due to there being lots of other group travellers who did not speak my language. The staff here was so friendly and accommodating and were great to hang out and chat with....

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Thank Jess S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The lion apparently recycles and is eco-friendly! This hostel is niched inside the jungle in Montezuma and cares a lot about its carbon footprint. Everything that is served is local and bio. They have many recycling and compost bins available. Everything is open air so there is sand on the floor but nothing disconcerting, its kept reasonably clean! The staff...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 19 January 2017

I really enjoyed my stay at this hostel :) The hostel has a great location a bit outside of the city center (5-min walk) which was great because it was really calm at day as well as at night. The dorms were clean and comfortable. It was nice having a balcony with a view on the jungle and the wildlife....

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Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Luz en el cielo is without a doubt the best hostel! Great location, very clean, wonderful amenities, and an amazing staff that is more than happy to help you! Muchas Gracias! The highlight of my trip!

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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Luz en el Cielo for 4 nights. The hostel has a great location a bit outside of the city center. The dorms are small but clean and the showers are really good. It's a very quit place, the common area is not very cosy and it is not used a lot. If you're looking for a place to...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This is a Beautiful and quiet hostel. Big kitchen for cooking. 3 minute walk down hill into town. That means walking up a steep hill every time you go back to the hostel. I didn't mind it, but if this would be a challenge for you, you probably shouldn't stay here. I stayed in the nicer, more expensive dorm and...

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Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stayed in one of the hostel's private cabanas. Nice and comfortable, a great view, and close to all of the wildlife of the jungle. Hands down the highlight and strength of this place is the friendly, helpful staff. Ensi and Hannah were there to assist us with whatever we needed and were always there to make our experience a...

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2Thank Scott L
Reviewed 7 October 2016

I arrived in Montezuma after a quite adventurous tour along side the cost down from Samara. The small town is a great place to relax and just enjoy life. Luz en el cielo is a wonderful basis to do that. Suited slightly above the village, the little cottages and rooms make you feel like sleeping directly within the jungle. After...

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Reviewed 21 September 2016

Very nice place to stay. The people working there were awesome, the rooms are really cheam and there is a bed and breakfast included and it tastes so good! I recommend this hostel to anyone traveling to Montezuma. Mitch, the guy who welcomed us was such a nice guy and he was really helped us.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wake up to the sounds of the jungle. Luz en el Cielo B&B/Hostel is located just out of Montezuma's town center. Montezuma is a small beach town with a huge heart and a lot of charm. This newly renovated, classy hostel is great for budget travels, families and couples. We currently have three dorm rooms in the main lodge, one dorm cabina with it's own balcony and bathroom, each equipped with new mattress, sheets and furnishings. We also have newly built private cabinas as of January 2012. Enjoy using our wireless internet, communal kitchen and lounge. Breakfast is included with every stay, as well as coffee all day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Luz en el Cielo Eco-B&B/Hostel

Address: 50 metros antes del centro de Montezuma, Montezuma, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Montezuma
Price Range: $52 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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Luz En El Cielo Eco-Bed And Breakfast/Hostel
Luz En El Cielo Eco-b&b/ Hotel Montezuma
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“The space was tight in the bunks and they were a bit creaky, bring ear plugs”
 of 5 bubbles 298jesss, 27 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There are cabins for couples who wants more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles Z1327UIvictorb, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you decide to stay here, I recommend a private room, although my understanding is that the showers are outside and fairly open.”
  • Pillow without pillowcase. More than one looked like this.
 of 5 bubbles wt2816, 12 Jun 2016 | Read review
“depends who you're traveling with. They have dorm rooms double beds & private bungalows.”
 of 5 bubbles meegray, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The vista cabins are worth the climb! No complaints!”
 of 5 bubbles JulienL346, 27 Feb 2016 | Read review
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