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    Don Jon's Lodge and Restaurante

    150 meters north from soccer plaza, Santa Teresa 1, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent83%
    • Very good13%
    • Average1%
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    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
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    Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

    This place is AMAZING - after months of travelling this is easily my favourite place I've stayed, it's not like a regular hostel it's like a real friendly atmosphere, everyone is hanging out all together, you're always more than welcome to join group dinners to...More

    2  Thank Victoria J
    Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

    We stayed there 5 nights and we absolutely loved it. The staf is so nice and helpful. They really treated us like family. It's a 3min walk to the beach (amazing beach) and they have some dogs and cats who welcome you. We took yoga...More

    Thank Simone T
    Reviewed 29 April 2016

    This hostel has the worst vibes of any hostel I have ever been to. The owner is a total misogynist, ask him about surf conditions and he will basically tell you to "go suntan with the other girls." and when someone basically sexually assaults you...More

    4  Thank star428639
    Reviewed 22 April 2016

    I recently stayed at Don Jon’s for a good friend’s wedding. I had never been to Costa Rica – the furthest South I had traveled was Mexico and that was either on a cruise or in a timeshare. Needless to say I didn’t know quite...More

    1  Thank Ashley J
    Reviewed 16 February 2016

    Great place to meet other travelers! It's close to the beach. There aren't personal safes for things but you can leave small valuables at the desk. Can be noisy at night. Lots of hammocks to hang out and relax in.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$30 - US$59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Santa Teresa
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    • Don Jon`s Hostel And Restaurante Hotel Santa Teresa
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    Room Tips
    "I would go for a second floor Cabina."
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    "Apartments are great for families and larger parties but the Cabinas are the BEST for the adventurer:)"
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    "Keep in mind that the apartments and dorms are the rooms with A/C, the rustic cabins only have fans!"
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    "Rustic rooms are quieter and clean"
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