This budget-friendly hostel with a very laid back atmosphere is just a 3 minute walk from the boat.
They pick you right from the beach and then you're welcomed by the owner and founder Martina.
A woman with a lot of experience in the field of tourism and always willing to give you the best advice. She really understands the meaning of the word hospitality and has excellent knowledge of the area. More than a dozen tours of which you can choose are offered.
Several options to stay, from a tent (with a real bed) to the honeymoon cabine and from dormitory (just 2 beds) to a spacious room with private bath, A well equipped kitchen to cook your own meal, which you can eat inside or at a very nice patio. And whole day long free use of coffee, tea and filtered water. There is WiFi, a bookexchange and a fair amount of travelguides which you can read in one of the hammocks. Just a couple of minutes walk from some supermarkets, a bakery, a vegetable shop, and several restaurants.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Martina's Place Hostel in Drake Bay -Clean hostel with familiar atmosphere -2 min. to beach and supermarkets -All Tours to Corcovado, Cano Island and around Drake Bay -Big fully equipped kitchen for self cooking -Free coffee & tea, oil, salt and sugar. -Small restaurant for breakfast and dinner. -Hot water showers -WiFi -Hammocks -Free parking -Free luggage store Martina's Place is located in the center of Agujitas, which is usually called Drake Bay. It is 2 minutes to the beach and around the corner are supermarkets, restaurants, bakeries and an ice-cream place. You can cook in our big kitchen and sit, chat and eat in our roofed patio. There is also a small restaurant on the properties. A guitar is waiting to be played. We can organize all tours to Corcovado Nationalpark for you, including the overnight tours, as well as tours to Cano Island for snorkeling, diving or whale & dolphin watch. You should not plan your stay too short, since there is a lot to do around Drake Bay, for example the hike to Rio Claro (with swimming at the waterfall) which you can do by yourself! We have good WiFi connection.Drake Bay is located on the borders of Corcovado Nationalpark on the Pacific side of Costa Rica. The village is small, unspoilt and authentic, surrounded by abundant nature. All throughout Drake Bay you can hear the howler monkeys or the croaking of the scarlett macaws... Attention! There is no bank or ATM in Drake Bay. Bring enough cash or pay with card (+4% banking fee). ... more less
- Also Known As:
- Martina's Place Hostel Costa Rica/Drake Bay