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Reviewed yesterday

Everyone posting reviews here talks about how the Bolita Hostel was one of the highlights of their trip, and I'm not going to be any different. This place was incredible. From the view of the bay, to the wonderful trails where we wandered--completely alone in...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is absolutely gorgeous! We went for 2 nights and came from San Jose all the way down. Starting our trip we weren`t sure whether it is worth all the effort but it absolutely was!!! Ron is a wonderful person explaining everything about flora...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My friend and I volunteered for almost two weeks at Bolita, and it’s truly a once in a lifetime opportunity to work in the middle of the jungle. The work is easy and basic, sometimes there are projects which are fun to work with. Ron...More

Thank Stine K
Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

I stayed 3 nights in La Bolita and I was amazed by the rich wildlife and the localization of the hostel (in the middle of the rain forest on the border of the Corcovado national park). I cannot recommend it highly enough, it was definitely...More

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Reviewed 6 May 2018

We stayed here for 3 nights, leaving on the first collectivo out on our last morning. It was a great experience and we saw animals on every hike we did. The best hike is definitely to the big two waterfalls, and we always saw poison...More

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Tommy T
6 December 2015|
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Response from roamingwombat | Reviewed this property |
I would still do both. Both are different experiences and very worth it. We saw toucans out our window every day at Bolita (was fantastic!) and there are a lot of frogs in the area. There are also sloths but we never got... More
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Maddie P
7 March 2015|
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Response from SoniaToronto | Reviewed this property |
Just contact the Bolita hostel. There is a contact form on their website. I can't put their email here. It is bolitahostel. Gmail. You can also google : workaway. It is a volunteer site. Click on host list. Look for Central... More
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"The double in the dorm has a great view, and if the dorm is not full it will be private enough"
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"Bring a headlamp, need to bring your food, and know that it's very very humid and you may not feel dry..."
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"All rooms are great."
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"great double room with open view to the valley"
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