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Santa Elena Hostel Resort

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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (25)
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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“hot water”(10 reviews)
“female dorm”(2 reviews)
“the kitchen”(9 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Suites
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
2 Star Hotel
SANTA ELENA HOSTEL RESORT located in Down Town Monteverde, Santa Elena offers you the best Hotel'Hostel'Lodge option in the Area. Although we are just a few steps from the middle of town, we are also located in a hidden away spot in the middle of the Forest surrounded by trees and the...
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Location and contact
50 meters south and 70 meters east of Banco Nacional Monteverde, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
38.3 km to Fortuna Airport
41 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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All reviewshot waterfemale dormthe kitchenprivate roomwifi only worksgreat central locationpura vidasome great restaurantswalking distancegreat value for the pricecapuchin monkeysan extra blanketcoffee or teain townlow seasonreception areastayed for nights
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Made a reservation here because it is connected to the BEAUTIFUL Arenal hostel resort and the guy working there suggested it. We were given one of the rooms in the area next to the reception, which I feel like aren’t the best. The room itself...More

Thank Taylor M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here on recomendation of the fabulous resort hostel at Arenal, that concierge's bad. For only a few dollars less than in fabulous Arenal they put me in a old dark musty crazy bad plumbing teensy room with musty towels, tiny bathroom with shower that...More

Thank Sailaka
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Our first nights stay after flying into San Jose and taking the bus to Monteverde. It was a beautiful drive from San Jose to Monteverde, there was mountainous views a majority of the trip and they even make a half way pit stop. It was...More

Thank sarahconch
Reviewed 17 June 2018

My friend Arnold & I stayed for 2 nights. Staff very friendly, accommodating. Gave us a better room upon arrival, towards the back of the resort, with own balcony. Our room bought, clean, great shower

Thank judyredngold
Reviewed 27 May 2018

This hostel is defenitly not cheap. We had a private room and there are some things on my list which made it the worst night in Costa Rica for us. -Some bathroom tiles were missing -wifi is bit of hit and miss, more miss then...More

Thank zimof1
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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$33 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$33 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Traveller (42)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (25)
Pool & Beach (1)
Amenities (19)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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"We were in the back, which I think is quieter. Heard some guests by the Hammocks at night but it got quiet..."
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"There are rooms with balconies!"
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"Rooms in the back are dark. So maybe the ones in front are better."
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"Rooms at the back are quieter and I think we had the best one - second floor of the bungalow with a private..."
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