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    La Choza Inn Hostel

    Avenida 331, Arenal Volcano National Park, La Fortuna de San Carlos 21007, Costa Rica
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    • Excellent24%
    • Very good39%
    • Average24%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 4 February 2017

    The breakfest is poor, eggs, toasts and cofee ONLY. I reserved the hotel for 2 days and I extremely regret for have chosen this place. There was no TV, neither Wi-fi in the place, I asked if I could change rooms the next day for...More

    Thank Silas M
    Reviewed 31 January 2017

    The best part about this was the customer service. They helped us book 2 awesome tours and helped us find transportation as well. The rooms are cheap and the shower wasn't very clean, but I still greatly enjoyed the experience there. The free included breakfast...More

    Thank Radhika B
    Reviewed 25 January 2017

    One of our first hostel experiences, and definitely set the bar for hostels in Costa Rica. Keeping in mind that Costa Rica is generally pricier than other countries (in the perspective of backpackers!), my partner and I had a really enjoyable experience at La Choza....More

    Thank Jennifer Y
    Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

    We stayed in a double bedroom with bathroom, which was really good value. A lot of space, vomfy bed, AC, bathroom with hot shower. Distance from restaurants and shops is short, but the hostel itself is very quiet. We found the staff to be inattentive...More

    Thank Hanna J
    Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

    Don't come with high expectations. The place wasn't crawling with bugs but there were a few hairs in the bed we're pretty sure didn't come from my GF or myself. There was no AC in our room, but a strong fan. There were no screens...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • USD 25 - USD 49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Alajuela >
    • Arenal Volcano National Park >
    • La Fortuna de San Carlos
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    • La Choza Inn Hostel Costa Rica/La Fortuna De San Carlos
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    MMARTINTORRIJOS
    19 May 2016|
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    Response from Daniel S | Property representative |
    Buenos día Gracias de nuevo por su atención Su comentario nos ayudo para organizarnos mejor y a mejorar. Esos comentario constructivos .Los comentarios como los suyos van un poco más que destructivos No vale la pena... More
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