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“shared bathroom”(12 reviews)
“budget room”(2 reviews)
“costa rica”(21 reviews)
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2 Star Hotel
Cabinas Manolo is located in downtown Drake Bay at 250 meters from the beach. Cabinas Manolo is run by a Costarican family, so it is much easier for us to make you feel like in home. We offer a personalized service. Cabinas Manolo is like a home away from home. The restaurant has a wide...
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Drake Bay | Drake Bay downtown, Drake Bay, Costa Rica
5.1 km to Drake Bay Airport
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Reviewed 28 March 2018

I don't have much good to say about this hostel, except it was in our budget. Rooms were old and had no charm. Beds and linens were old and worn out as well. No hot water, and wi-fi only worked in front of the office....More

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Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

We stayed at the shared bathroom cabinas which were cleaner than expected although the bed was not comfortable and the showers didn't have hot water. Basic place for a quick stay, I've seen worse. I understand that not every hotel is generous enough to offer...More

Thank Vitamin_Sea2008
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

The people at this hostel are super nice and were really friendly and helpful. We've never stayed at a hostel before so I'm just gonna share my pro's and con's. Pro's: very nice staff, spacious room, close to the beach, clean sheets, comfy matress and...More

Thank indianit
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Budget friendly, great facility, clean restrooms and bath. Good for stay if you are on budget. The hostel also helps you book tours while you are in Drake. Have insect/bug repellent on hand - since it is tropical climate, mosquito bites are inevitable. Mosquito net...More

Thank Narayanpr
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Very good quality/price, clean and spacious; private rooms with bathroom and shower, more than you could ask for from the region they are located. Very short walk to the beach, there's an amazing restaurant on the grounds (recomended!). They helped us crossing the drake river,...More

Thank Vladmic
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USD 21 - USD 79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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USD 21 - USD 79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Check the website to check the rooms they offer and book the tour to Corcovado with them ;)"
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"Upstairs rooms have more air/ventilation."
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"we enjoyed the villa as we had our own private bathroom, all other rooms seemed to share bathrooms and..."
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"If you get the chance, rent the room which is under their “house”. A little far from the reception but you..."
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