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Hostel Plinio Hostel

Main Road 50 Meters Before Restaurant Bamboo Jam, Manuel Antonio, Costa Rica

Hostel Plinio is one of the original hotel/restaurant properties in the area and has much historical value with locals. It is an excellent choice for travelers wishing to steer away from the party youth hostels and experience many of the comforts and ascetics of a rustic hotel with the communal atmosphere and prices of a hostel. Read more

85% Overall Rating 19 out of 22 customers would recommend this property based on 22 reviews

Atmosphere 92%

Cleanliness 84%

Facilities 79%

Location 79%

Safety 87%

Staff 93%

Value 86%

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Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Bar APM-96
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • WiFi

Important Information

Please Note:
Check in Time: 2 pm
Check out Time: 11 am
Reception closes at 10 pm. If you are arriving later than 10 pm please call ahead.
Breakfast included.
Taxes included.
Cancellations policy: 24 hours
Credit cards not accepted. Cash payments only.

When you book several beds in a dorm, we will try to accommodate all of you in the same room but we can't guarantee it as it depends on availability.

Attention Parents: Hostel Plinio is not childproof nor is it accustomed to chaos. Our guests enjoy peace. And although we welcome well behaved children we have high balconies, a deep pool, and we sit close to a busy road. Please be mindful of the potential risks.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 11:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Manuel Antonio?

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Hostel Plinio is one of the original hotel/restaurant properties in the area and has much historical value with locals. It is an excellent choice for travelers wishing to steer away from the party youth hostels and experience many of the comforts and ascetics of a rustic hotel with the communal atmosphere and prices of a hostel. Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Hostel Plinio

The staff at Hostel Plinio and Bed & Breakfast strive to create a relaxed, fun, unique experience for their guests and patrons. The property is complete with deep pool, taco bar, kitchen, parking area, free breakfast, wifi in the reception area, hammocks and space to relax or socialize.

Accommodation Information

Hostel Plinio, with it's sister Bed and Breakfast located only 200 meters down the road, offer a variety of amenity options. The hostel is one of the original accommodation and restaurant properties located in Manuel Antonio, while our Bed and Breakfast is a new addition to the market.

HOSTEL
Our fully equipped hostel has a large refreshing pool, tour desk, wifi, a delicious and affordable restaurant and bar, a common kitchen and ocean views. Guests enjoy having everything they need on location and the staff at Plinio strive to make the hostel a relaxing and tranquil experience. It is an excellent choice for travelers wishing to steer away from the party youth hostels and experience many of the comforts and ascetics of a rustic hotel with the communal atmosphere and prices of a hostel.

Accommodations with Hostel Plinio range greatly. We offer dorm rooms for backpackers that have two outdoor patios, a viewing platform, a bathroom, lockers, safes, and a large space to accommodate everyone's personal belongings with plenty of room left over to move around.
For travelers seeking a more private stay, Hostel Plinio has several types of rooms to choose from. The most economical option is the double bed, shared bathroom private room. Perfect for couples on a budget!
Next are the standard and basic private suites. These rooms have two stories, a private bath with hot water, stunning ocean views, semi-private patio, a king size bed and a full or twin size bed. Perfect from groups of three or four people looking for a private option.


PLEASE NOTE: On Hostelworld.com, all private rooms are listed with a max capacity of 2 people. This is simply for pricing purposes. There is a $10 per person extra charge for 3 or more people. We suggest calling or emailing if you have specific questions regarding this.

BED AND BREAKFAST
Plinio Bed and Breakfast is located a couple of minutes walk away from our hostel where guests have the opportunity to enjoy upgraded amenities. Here guests get the atmosphere of the jungle with the amenities and style of a hotel but with the feeling of home. Surrounded by mango and papaya trees, fan palms and bamboo we frequently get monkey visitors and have several resident iguanas. Our Bed and Breakfast has its own kitchen located on site and guests are invited to enjoy the pool, restaurant and bar at the hostel.

Plinio Bed and Breakfast is great option for couples looking for a little more privacy and quiet but with hotel style conveniences. At this location we offer seven unique private rooms that include brand new queen sized Serta beds, air conditioning units, cable TV with HBO, wifi in every room, private bathroom with on demand hot water, blackout curtains and two outdoor patio style relaxation areas.

Located on the main road between Quepos and Manuel Antonio Beach, Plinio is a great location for travelers seeking easy transportation to the main attractions without the hustle and bustle of being in the city center. With bus stops located just outside the main entrance, the beach is a quick 10 minute ride away.

Both properties serve breakfast and coffee free of charge every morning from 7 until 9am.

When booking with us and looking through pictures of our properties, please take note at which property you are viewing and wanting to stay in to make sure you book properly. No matter what type of room you choose, you will not be disappointed. The owners and staff at Plinio have poured their hearts into creating an unique, memorable hostel and bed and breakfast experience. We look forward to accommodating you during your stay in Manuel Antonio. See you soon!

Location Information

Hostel Plinio
Main Road, Manuel Antonio
Puntarenas
Costa Rica

On the main road between Quepos and Manuel Antonio Beach, Plinio is a great location for travelers seeking easy transportation to the National Park and other attractions without the hustle and bustle of being in the city center. With a bus stop located very close to the main entrance, the beach is a quick 15 minutes ride away.

Ziplining, surfing, parasailing, ATVs, catamaran sailing, watersports and other adventure and wildlife tours can be booked directly from the hostel and accessed locally.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day 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.