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Tamarindo Backpackers

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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good12%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“private room”(18 reviews)
“super chill”(8 reviews)
“surf lessons”(14 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Kitchenette
Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

From the moment I arrived to Tamarindo Backpackers I felt at home! There is always great music playing, friendly staff to chat to and the super chill vibe is instantly contagious. I prolonged my stay here as I couldn't drag myself away. The pool is...More

Thank Suzy H
Reviewed 23 October 2017

I was only planning on staying at the hostel for three nights but ended up staying a week. It's hard to describe, but there is just a great vibe that surrounds the hostel. The owners are great people and run the hostel well. It's not...More

Thank DevoBab
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This hostel changed my opinion of hostels. The rooms are so well kept, the pool is amazing, and most of all the staff truly makes you feel like family. If it wasn't for the other guests and staff members inviting me on excursions, to the...More

Thank Kristen T
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is by far the best hostel i have ever been to! Your are welcomed like family the moment you arrive. It is a clean and comfortable place hidden from the loud town! You can watch the monkeys play from the awesome hammocks they have....More

Thank LexyBeee
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Really nice hostel off the busy street in tamarindo- would definitely go back! Friendly staff (incl. possibility to learn how to surf!) and backpackers to hang out with and go out at night. Room was big enough for 3 with AC

Thank Emma L
Response from annietamarindo, Owner at Tamarindo BackpackersResponded 6 September 2017

Thanks so much for your comments Emma! It was great to have you stay with us and of course we would love to see you again! All the best! Xoxo

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Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
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Pool
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Price range
US$19 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$19 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Every room is very accommodating, with very clean dorms, private rooms, and kitchen. The pool is the..."
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"Get a private room!"
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"Room 4 has a private bathroom that is huge and awesome."
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"All of the rooms are amazing, and the communal bathrooms are always clean so it's not necessary to get a..."
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