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Hostel Del Rio

Hostel | Pueblo Del Rio, Dominical, Costa Rica 00000

92.7% Overall Rating

7 out of 7 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (11/03/2013)

"The AC is really nice to have at times. Some might consider it essential, but not myself. The facility is clean and the staff incredibly helpful. Alana helped me book my trip to Costa Rica and never failed to come…"

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  • Air Conditioning
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Common area / room
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Outside area

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 127.16
  • Towel USD 1.82

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Latest Check-out: 11:00

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Group of 15 or more traveling to Dominical?

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Hostel Del Rio is the newest addition to Pueblo Del Rio, located right at the entrance to Playa Dominical.
Our central location provides easy access to:
Tourist Info Centre (right next door)
Shops/Grocery Stores
Beach (about a 3 minute walk)
And a beautiful private garden on the river (exclusive to Hostel Del Rio visitors) Read more

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About Hostel Del Rio

The hostel is located next to our tourist info centre, where you can use our free Wi-Fi, or one of our computers. Behind the hostel we have a kitchen with tons of supplies to fulfill all of your cooking needs. From here you can take a seat outside in our lounge area along the river for one of the best spots to view the sunset in town! The rooms have A/C, WIFI, hot water showers, and we have a night security guard. Our friendly and helpful staffs is there to assist you in getting settled and comfortable as well as getting to know the area, where to eat, drink, and explore!
All for $10 per night!

Other services provided:
Towel Rental
Storage facilities of all sizes for both short term and long term storage.
Book Exchange
Tourist Info Centre
-Tour Booking (Kayaking, Surfing, Rafting, Nature Hikes, Canopy Tours, etc.)
-Car Rentals
-Shuttle/Private Transfer Bookings
• Shared Shuttles
$44 Dominical <-> San Jose
$30 Jaco <-> San Jose
$40 Manuel Antonio <-> San Jose
$50 Uvita <-> San Jose
$55 Ojochal <-> San Jose
$60 Sierpe <-> San Jose
$70 Puerto Jimenez <-> San Jose
$30 Jaco <-> Manuel Antonio
$30 Jaco <-> Dominical
$50 Jaco <-> Ojochal
$50 Jaco <-> Sierpe
$44 Jaco <-> Uvita
$30 Manuel Antonio <-> Uvita
$34 Manuel Antonio <-> Sierpe
• Private Shuttles
Can accommodate up to 10 people

-Real Estate info or Vacation Rentals
-answers to any questions you may have about the area or Costa Rica

Accommodation Information

We have one large dorm room that holds up to 12 people (8 single bunk beds and 2 double beds). The room has A/C, hot water showers, free lockers for bag storage (with own lock), lounge area/Wi-Fi area outside, and access to communal kitchen, outdoor garden lounge area, and use of our computers in the tourism office.
This costs $10 per person per night.

We also have beautiful private cabinas available for rent. These rooms can accommodate up to 3 people, they have a private bathroom with hot water shower, A/C, a private porch with river view, and access to communal kitchen, lounge area, and the tourism office for free Wi-Fi and computer use.
These cost $45 per night or $500 for the month.

Both accommodations have night security.

Location Information

Dominical Information Centre
Commercial Centre Pueblo Del Rio
Dominical Beach
Puntarenas de Osa, Costa Rica

Playa Dominical is famous for having some of the most consistently great waves year-round in all of Costa Rica, however, there is something for everyone here. There are a number of waterfalls to visit, beautiful nature hikes, tons of adventure tours, easy access to Manuel Antonio National Park and Marino Ballena National Park, amazing nightlife, tons of great restaurants, and plenty of sunny days for some nice beach relaxation!