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Casa Tranquilo Hostel

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed two nights there and enjoyed our stay : the owners and staff is very friendly, we met a few of the other hostel backpackers as well for beers and diner in the kitchen. We liked our stay at Casa Tranquilo in that sense. However dont expect privacy. The hotel is very loud and not well isolated. The bathroom...

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San Jose, Costa Rica
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved this hostel. The location, the weather, the service, the rooms, everything here is unique. We definitely want to go back. Monteverde is a great place for disconnecting and walk. Any excuse is great to visit this Tico Paradise!

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Went to this hostel because of the good review in LP. We arrived late in afternoon in the dark and rain. The hostel looked nice so we asked about the price. Because of we were doubting (it was a bit more expensive than we thought for a private with shared bathroom), I asked about the breakfast and if we could...

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Richmond Hill, Canada
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Would definitely recommend going here. From the moment we got here we felt right at home, the staff made us feel like family and told us about all the great places and things to do in town. The rooms are bathrooms are kept very clean and the breakfast provided was awesome.

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

We liked our stay. Staff helped with booking a tour, gave us advice on what to do and see. Room was ok, nothing fancy but the bed was comfortable and I got a hot shower. The restaurant is currently closed but the breakfast served to guests in the morning is above average and by far one of the bests we've...

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Lake Nicaragua, Nicaragua
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We loved this place from the first moment when we were received very warmly. Our room (double bed with little balcony) was small but very cozy with the wooden walls and the windows (one at the roof). Everything was clean. The staff was very friendly and helpful, the owner speaks various languages and he helped us with various decisions, for...

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Reviewed 7 September 2016

In general, I though the hostel was all right (clean and nice rooms) and the breakfast in the morning was actually excellent. However, the staff was just so disinterested, unhelpful, and passive that I didn't enjoy my stay there very much. They didn't even say goodbye when we left, even though the guy was right there and we tried to...

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Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

the worst hostel ever. we ordered a private room, but we got dorms with lots of huge spiders. when we asked to change a room the man in the reception was very rude and unfriendly. highly unrecommended

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Hola Noam tu habitacion privada te fue otorgada, tu mismo reservaste tu habitacion en internet lo de las arañas, vivimos...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Really friendly and relaxed place to stay, we received so much information on all the activities in the area and were able to book all that we wanted. Felt so at home, could use kitchen and fridge. Fab free breakfast too. Would highly recommend it!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Loved my stay here. The people that worked here are so friendly, I got to see a less touristy side of Monteverde. It's not the quietest or upmarket, but it's my favourite hostel for the atmosphere. They have the best banana bread!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Casa Tranquilo is a rustic tico-style house turned into a relaxed hostel outside the village of Santa Elena in Monteverde, Costa Rica.here you'll find Free Breakfast, Free Internet & Wifi. Kitchen and parking area are also available... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Tranquilo Hostel

Address: 100 m downhill from the SuperCompro supermrket | Monteverde, Puntarenas, Santa Elena 5655, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range: £19 - £21 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Casa Tranquilo Hotel Santa Elena
Casa Tranquilo Hostel Monteverde, Costa Rica - Santa Elena
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“Avoid Room # 3 - ask for a room away from the road instead.”
 of 5 bubbles 822EllenM, 14 May 2016 | Read review
“Try to avoid room 3 which has views of......... the TV lounge.”
 of 5 bubbles Just_Timothy, 5 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a balcony! :)”
 of 5 bubbles heidrunbrazil, 27 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The upper rooms seemed to be slightly nicer (more light)”
 of 5 bubbles Owlalone, 5 Jul 2015 | Read review
“It's worth paying more for the double bed rooms with the share balcony”
 of 5 bubbles Rachael12342014, 30 May 2015 | Read review
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