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Blue Trailz Hostel & Surf Camp

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“private room”(18 reviews)
“in town”(17 reviews)
“hot water”(11 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
2 Star Hotel
Blue Trailz Hostel & Surf Camp in Tamarindo, Costa Rica, is a vacation experience for budgets of every level. We offer; stays in our intimate hostel, surf lessons under the guise of our local bilingual instructors, board rental from our extensive range at our our surf shop, tours of the...
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Main street next to Alamo Rent a Car, Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
45.1 km to Liberia Airport
92 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Location right across the street from the main Tamarindo break and nearby the river was excellent. Away from the main Dude-Bro part of town, but town is small enough to walk everywhere easily. I had 5 surf lessons (never surfed before). Carlos was a great...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Great lessons with Grettle. So much fun (we are complete beginners at surfing). Stopped in to a lot of shops to inquire about lessons and this was the only one who gave us info not just about having a lesson but choosing a good time...More

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Reviewed 14 January 2018

I stayed a couple weeks ago in the door room for a couple days with a surf buddy. I don’t have unreal expectations from a hostel. But I do expect something that resembles customer service. This is place is lacking that big time. Let’s start...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

I have stayed 7 days at Blue Trailz during the last week of December while travelling alone to Costa Rica. Wanted to try surfing for the first time and meet new people at the same time. This place is great for both. Grettel and Juan,...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We have been in this hostel a couple of days, I didn’t like it, room is quite dirty, behind door was many craps of bed bugs, when I ask to reception, the lady told me that it is normal for hotel in tamarindo, and bugs...More

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Response from TNO_KK, Owner at Blue Trailz Hostel & Surf CampResponded 26 December 2017

I am the owner and although I have lived in Costa Rica for 6 years, I am not Tico, I don't look Tico and as I still have a terrible accent in my Spanish, I don't sound Tico either. Nor am I a surf instructor,...More

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Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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USD 17 - USD 72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
USD 17 - USD 72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Single rooms with the kitchen looked pretty big for the price."
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"Dorm rooms are great, only 6 people and pretty spacious. They have a/c and their own bathroom"
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"Dorm rooms are clean and quiet"
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"Get a private room unless you want to share with strangers"
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