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    Hotel El Tucan

    Town Center, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
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    Traveller (21)
    Room & Suite (8)
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    Overview
    • Excellent31%
    • Very good22%
    • Average18%
    • Poor10%
    • Terrible19%
    20 Mar 2016
    “Bed bugs in room no. 5!”
    20 Mar 2016
    “Was ok”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Kitchenette
    Concierge
    Pets Allowed
    Laundry Service
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    1 - 5 of 121 reviews

    Reviewed 21 March 2016

    We stayed at El Tucan hostel on Friday (it may be called Coati, see poster on inside of the bedroom doors) and my boyfriend was savaged by bed bugs (40+ bites) and I received several bites also. In the middle of the night we found...More

    Thank English_Ali
    Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

    We where three girls staying here, we got a private room for same price as a dorm, the breakfast was okey noting special but the kitchen close at 9pm so really early. Good location and you can book all the tours thru them. The room...More

    Thank Hanna M
    Reviewed 13 January 2016

    We booked a private rooms with 3 beds for 2 night. In the first night we were only two in the room and in the second night a friend of ours joined in. We made this very clear to the team when we took the...More

    Thank Maverick-Can
    Reviewed 5 January 2016

    Despite the reviews I read, hotel el tucan provided a good hostel experience. The dorns were full so the owner provided a double (bunkbed) with shared bath at the dorm price. Breakfast is grab and go, which is perfect if you want to get out...More

    Thank palmopmutsop
    Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

    They is a lot of competition in the span of a few blocks, which keeps the prices low and quality decent for hostels. However, beware that they make a lot of money selling you tours, and can be a bit relentless.

    Thank Keith R
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 15 - USD 30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
    • Location
    • Costa Rica >
    • Province of Puntarenas >
    • Monteverde >
    • Santa Elena
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel El Tucan Santa Elena, Monteverde, Costa Rica
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    Room & Suite (8)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (24)
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    Room Tips
    "Don't take room no 5 till they've sorted out the bed bugs"
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    "None that I looked at or stayed in were good."
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    "we picked a room top floor, kept window open for a nice breeze and no problem for noise that we experienced"
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    "If you want to stay at this hostel and you want dorms or private room ask for a place in the back not street..."
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