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Reviews of Hostel Backpackers La Fortuna

Hostel | 100mts north from Popular Park, La Fortuna, Costa Rica N/A

90.4% Overall Rating

17 out of 19 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (21/01/2014)

"amazing staff, amazing garden, a ferfect stay! one of the most beautiful hostels i've seen ;)"

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Car Parking
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Pool table(s)
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Laundry service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Bar(s)
  • Communal kitchen
  • Internet access in public areas
  • Television room

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup USD 22,500.00

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

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90.4%

Overall Rating

17 out of 19 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Hostel Backpackers La Fortuna'

Atmosphere
88.4%
Location
95.8%
Facilities
85.3%
Cleanliness
91.6%
Staff
95.8%
Value
86.3%
Safety
89.5%
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91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Ash Kumar

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

19 February 2014 Ash would recommend this property

Liked: Location; grounds were really nice otuside roomsj use of sister-hostel's pool

Disliked: Wifi weak in room; no mirror in dorm washroom (was in dorm room which is odd)

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

21 January 2014 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: amazing staff, amazing garden, a ferfect stay! one of the most beautiful hostels i've seen ;)

Disliked: nothing

60.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 40% Safety - 20%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 60%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

17 July 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Close to the hot springs

Disliked: Filled with stoners. Walls are paper thin.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Martine Valk

With my spouse / partner

Family Holiday

22 June 2013 Martine would recommend this property

Liked: Ver nice and welcomming staff, good kitchen, clean rooms en property, feel good place

Disliked: Nothing

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

03 May 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Fully-stocked communal kitchen

Disliked: A few ants in the room

91.4%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

23 April 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Really liked the size and space of the room, and the private feel to the garden courtyard, with easy access to the convenient kitchen area and facilities.

Disliked: N/A - Really enjoyed our stay

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 60%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

11 April 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Clean, seem to be putting a lot of work into it

Disliked: 3rd bed in room was very uncomfortable

74.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Stefan Kyburz

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

21 March 2013 Stefan would recommend this property

Liked: well located, clean and nice hostel

Disliked: Stefan left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

15 February 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: nice people, more a hotel than a hostel, but still nice kitchen and garden

Disliked: construction work at the moment

80.0%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 40%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Sightseeing & culture

30 January 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice Roms, Full equiped kitchen

Disliked: Whole area is expensive for Backpacker/low budget Traveller.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Denise Potter

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

24 January 2013 Denise would recommend this property

Liked: The staff were very helpful and friendly. The room was nice and clean. Lots of info available.

Disliked: Denise left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

SARA BARNARD

Alone

Backpacking / gap year

21 January 2013

Liked: the staff was helpful, nice kitchen area

Disliked: No chill out area

100.0%
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Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

Alone

Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

10 January 2013 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Quiet, easy to access everything, open air kitchen, clean rooms, towels and soap,. air conditioning, travel desk on site, very well trained staff. Pretty much everything you need.

Disliked: Nothing. Very happy here.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Raynald Nolin

As a family with children

Backpacking / gap year

27 December 2012 Raynald would recommend this property

Liked: Very helpfull staff, clean rooms and possibility of using pool at another hotel.

Disliked: Nothing, everything was more than expected

65.7%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 60%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 40%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year
Relaxation/spa
Sightseeing & culture

29 November 2012

Liked: The room was wel cleaned and the bed was good. Also the common kitchen was fine. Cleaning staf was friendly.

Disliked: We had water leakage that ruined some of our stuff. The WIFI didn't work in our room. The swimming pool was at another location of the firm.