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Room2Board Hostel and Surf School Hostel

200 Metros Oeste De La Clinica De Jaco, in front of the beach, Jaco, Costa Rica

Room2Board is a boutique Costa Rica hostel and surf school located on Jaco Beach along the Central Pacific Coast. New construction, utilizing an eco-friendly design, provides adventure travelers, surfers, and backpackers a clean, safe and affordable place to stay. Room2Board was designed to have the social atmosphere and affordability of a traditional hostel and surf camp along with the amenities and style of a boutique hotel. Read more

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Facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bar APM-96
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Important Information

Cancellation policy: 48h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay.

Check in from 14:00 .
Check out before 12:00.

Our reception desk will be open from 6 am to 11 pm

Payment upon arrival by cash.
Taxes are not included (13% will be added to booking)


Breakfast not included.
Free coffee with breakfast from 7 to 11 am.
No curfew.

We do not accept customers younger than 14 years of age.
Non smoking.
Pets are not allowed.

Read the descriptions for family and private rooms carefully -these rooms have multiple bed types in the room (for example: a room with a Queen and a twin bed could accommodate up to 3 people and a room with 2 Full beds could accommodate up to 4 people).

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Jaco?

Contact us directly

Room2Board is a boutique Costa Rica hostel and surf school located on Jaco Beach along the Central Pacific Coast. New construction, utilizing an eco-friendly design, provides adventure travelers, surfers, and backpackers a clean, safe and affordable place to stay. Room2Board was designed to have the social atmosphere and affordability of a traditional hostel and surf camp along with the amenities and style of a boutique hotel. Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 5 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 5

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

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Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Superior 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Superior

Deluxe 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

4 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Superior 10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Superior

Basic 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Deluxe 3 Bed Family Room Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe 4 Bed Family Room Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Superior Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Superior

Basic 3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard 3 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Deluxe Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Deluxe Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Basic 3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard 3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Room2Board Hostel and Surf School

We cater to the solo traveler as well as large groups. Choose between en-suite private rooms, shared rooms or dorm style rooms. Dine family style with new friends at our restaurant, while relaxing on the roof top deck or cook your own meals in the shared kitchen.
Room2Board opened in April 2014. The hostel is just steps away from the beach and within walking distance of the center of the vibrant surf-town Jaco. Whether you are hanging out with new friends, learning to surf or speak Spanish you will be surrounded by the beautiful beach, lush rainforest and the incredible architecture of Room2Board. We are the number one rated hostel on Trip Advisor. Let Room2Board hostel in Jaco Beach be the base camp for your next adventure in Costa Rica.

We have an outdoor big movie screen to view while lounging in the pool or at the bar or restaurant. We love to watch surf movies or whatever sport is live - futbol, NFL, ice hockey - we love it all! Feeling tired after surfing all day - no problem we have a great restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks. Or choose to cook for yourself in the shared kitchen. Relax on the hammocks on the rooftop terrace after hiking all day in the rainforest that is just a short walk away. Or even put a movie on in the indoor theater room and relax in one of the big bean bag chairs.

Room2Board features all of the amenities you would expect to find at a boutique hotel including free Wi-Fi throughout the building and a rooftop bar with an amazing ocean view!

We have a surf store that rents surf and sup boards and offer daily lessons and board storage.

Free parking is available.
No children under 14 years old.

24 hour secure access and check-in
Bed linens and towel included
Professionally cleaned with spotless bathrooms
Walking distance to shops, restaurants & bars
Shared kitchen
Fans in every room
AC available for additional fee
Free Wi-Fi
Rooftop bar with ocean view
Locker with every bed
Lots of common areas
Laundry Service
Movie Room & Outdoor Theater
Beach chairs and umbrellas for rent
TVs in gathering areas
Bike rental
Beach access
Solar heated well water
Swimming pool
Concierge service
Surf and Board Shop
Parking available
Board storage available
Yoga Room and classes daily
Children 14 and up only
Free coffee with breakfast from 7 to 11 am

Accommodation Information

Room2Board offers rooms that will meet all of your needs. Choose between private rooms with en-suites, private rooms with shared bathrooms and many different types of dorm rooms including some with AC and en-suites. There are fans in every room and AC is available for an additional fee in many of the rooms upon check-in.

All rooms come with fans, linens and a towel. There is a reading light next to each bed. Each dorm bed has its own locker.

We have 24 hour security. Check in is at 2 PM and Check out is 11:00 PM. We will be happy to store luggage for you if you need to leave later or arrive early. If you require a late check in - no problem let us know and we will leave your linen and keys with the security guard.

Location Information

Room2Board is located on Jaco Beach on the Central Pacific Coast of Costa Rica making it the perfect base camp for your adventures. It is the closest beach to the San Jose airport and located just steps away from the beach, rain forest and the surf town of Jaco. Within walking distance you can surf and zip line or take a short shuttle to Costa Rica’s most famous national park, Manual Antonio. We think you will quickly agree Room2Board is the best hostel Jaco Costa Rica. 200 metros oeste de la clinica de Jaco

Contact us and we will be happy to arrange your transportation from where ever your starting point is in Costa Rica. Room2Board is about 70 minutes from the San Jose airport (SJO)

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.