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    Hostel El Cactus

    Metros sur de Casa Coba, Samara Centro 10, Playa Samara 50205, Costa Rica
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (16)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Pool & Beach (3)
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    Overview

    • Excellent88%
    • Very good8%
    • Average4%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Pool
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    Hostel Matilori
    111 reviews
    #8 of 24 Speciality lodging in Playa Samara
     
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    817 reviews
    #1 of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
     
    Hotel Belvedere - Playa Samara
    381 reviews
    #2 of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
     
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    101 reviews
    #11 of 33 B&Bs / Inns in Playa Samara
     
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    Reviewed 8 January 2017

    The owner of the hostel is a great guy, very nice and very thoughtful. The hostel is also super clean and all the employees are really kinds. The dormitory is nice with a large and clean bathroom and a big balcony with a hamac to...More

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    Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

    I've been traveling throughout Costa Rica for 2 months now staying in all kinds of places (as you can imagine) and El Cactus Hostel is by far my favorite hostel! I was in Playa Samara for 6 days and I didn't want to leave. I...More

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    Reviewed 16 September 2016

    Everything you could want in a hostel. Hot water (finally! I know you get used to the cold-water showers, but hot water is always better). Pool. Full kitchen, living room, bathroom, etc. Pierro really offers a comfortable amount of amenities to allow you to make...More

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    Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

    We planed to stay 2 nights and we stayed...one week. Pierrot is a fantastic host, Funny and kind. We spent a really good Time. The basics rooms are very simple but are so clean, convenient and confortable With fan and wardrobe. The shared bathroom is...More

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    Reviewed 8 May 2016

    We had the most amazing stay at Hostel El Cactus. Pierrot (the owner) was super helpful and had a ton of info about the place, while Ilda and Mari did a fantastic job at keeping the place clean and tidy. We were there at the...More

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    #8 of 24 Speciality lodging in Playa Samara
     
    The Hideaway Hotel Playa Samara
    817 reviews
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    381 reviews
    #2 of 16 hotels in Playa Samara
     
    Hotel Casa del Mar Samara
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    #11 of 33 B&Bs / Inns in Playa Samara
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$16 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
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    Traveller (16)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Dining (1)
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    Room Tips
    "Dorm has nice bathrooms."
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    "Top bunk is cooler"
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    "In the dorm top bunks # 6 & 8 receive good fan coverage - otherwise it can get hot in some lower bunks..."
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    "Room No.2 has WiFi"
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