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Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 29 December 2013

Unable to find any accommodation when Landed up in Dominical we decided to give Hostel Del Rio a shot. It is located right next to the Dominical Information center which is one of the first buildings you see when you exit the highway. We paid for a bed in this hostel but left soon after. Found a cockroach on the... More 

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Reviewed 1 August 2013

While I found the hostel to be an overall good value and rather clean for a dorm, there is a club nearby that is SO UNBELIEVABLY LOUD that I would not stay here again. It's actually uncharacteristically loud for Dominical, even compared to other bars. I'm not normally a stickler for noise levels and tend to sleep heavily but I... More 

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Reviewed 2 July 2012

Great place to stay :) The hostel is located in the heart of Dominical, a short walk to the beautiful beach, supermarket, bars and restaurants. It is next door to an info center, and they were all happy to help - its always good to have some locals making recommendations! When I read the description of the hostel online I... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Come check out the newest, best, and cheapest hostel in Playa Dominical! We have a shared dorm with beds that cost $10 a night including all linens, locker rentals, wifi, a/c, hot water showers, a communal kitchen, and a beautiful outdoor garden area. We also have private cabinas located along the river that cost between $45-$70 per night and have A/C, hot water showers, access to the communal kitchen, and a beautiful private porch to watch the sunset along the river! Furthermore, with an information center attached, we will make sure your get the most out of your stay in Costa Rica by helping with transportation (car rentals, shuttles, transfers) and tours (Nature tours, surf lessons, kayak tours, rafting tours, Corcovado Trips, Scuba Diving, and anything else you can think of!!) ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel del Rio

Address: Pueblo Del Rio, Dominical, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Dominical
Price Range: £8 - £48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Hostel Del Rio Costa Rica/Dominical
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