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Backpackers Paradise Costa Linda

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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good45%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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“national park”(19 reviews)
“imperial beer”(2 reviews)
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Reviewed 13 November 2014 via mobile

We only stayed one night due to horrible bathroom smell. They looked clean, but smelled like the sewer. Didn't want that more more than one night. Aside from that, the mattress was worn and sunken in, exactly like National Park Backpackers down the road. Which...More

Thank Akemi R
Reviewed 21 October 2014

We arrived in Manuel Antonio and checked out 2 other hostels but were turned off when they said the beach was a bus ride away. Got a cab down to the beach, and the driver dropped us off here at Costa Linda. Very happy he...More

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Reviewed 11 October 2014 via mobile

I stayed there for a week. I have to highlight the staff there, in particular Oscar. He is one of the sweetest persons I've met. From the very first moment he was willing to help giving tips about every question you can have and if...More

Thank Manuel M
Reviewed 22 September 2014

The good: Breakfast (delicious 2 course meal at 2,000 colones) Proximity to the ocean was a 4 min walk down the street The price overall, $10 a night Wifi The bad: Bed had some ants crawling on it Very easy to hear the people outside...More

1  Thank Emily Y
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Actually stayed at Hotel California which is a short bus ride away from Manual Antonio National Park so this review is purely based on the breakfast. It's located along the main road towards the National Park. The menu for breakfast is basic but the food...More

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"Backpackers basic hostel didn't stay but ate in front of house restaurant/soda."
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"We had a room up the stairs at the very end and had two windows and only neighbors on one side which was nice..."
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"Ask for a room on the second floor and you wont catch the breeze from the bathroom. Get to breakfast early..."
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"second story rooms are the best"
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