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Mexico
Reviewed 7 February 2016

I visit tamarindo with some friends and we found la oveja negra a good place for have some rest the staff was realy friendly and they put us in the same dorm we enjoy our stay in tamarindo the living room is really comftorble and they have some computer for the guest for me it works perfect because my phone...

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Playa Hermosa, Costa Rica
Reviewed 1 February 2016

I've lived in Costa Rica for 5 years now, around an hour outside of Tamarindo, and every time I come to Tamarindo for a weekend this is my go to place. Great staff, spacious rooms and usually amazing people! I would definitely recommend this place if you are young and looking to meet new amazing people!

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seattle
Reviewed 23 January 2016

if you are 22 and looking to party tough, stay here. otherwise, i can't recommend it. yes, there are a lot of beautiful young surfer wannabes hanging around drinking, and i'm sure it wouldn't be too hard to get laid if that is your priority, but really, don't you want more from your trip to Costa Rica? totally messy, dirty,...

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Reviewed 8 January 2016

i've been there for 3 days at the private rooms, that are brandy new and located on a quiet place in the hostel. The owners are very acessible and ready to solve everything you need! If you look for fun, this is the pace to stay in Tamarindo

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Thomson, Illinois
Reviewed 30 December 2015 via mobile

I traveled to Tamarindo for the second time this year. I am a seasoned traveler and usually stay at hotels or Airbnb - but something intrigued me about this place. I had walked by it often in the past. Everyone was always laughing and having fun! So this time I figured "why not" why not try it out? So I...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Had a hostel cancel a booking last minute and found the Oveja negra. Stayed in one of their cabin rooms which is big and spacious and included breakfast of the menu. The hostel is also a surf school and has a good bar and pool and fußball tables. Busy place, with a relaxed and party vibe full of surfers. Thoroughly...

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Reviewed 22 December 2015

Very happy about my find! I had a last-minute cancellation on another booking, and even though this hostel was fully booked, the management was able to figure something out and get me into a room. The stay was comfortable and nice. I really liked the ECO friendly atmosphere of the whole place.. Nice bathrooms and showers, more like a little...

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Tamarindo, Costa Rica
Reviewed 14 December 2015

The best hostel of Tamarindo, the stuff people speaks at least 3 languages, they are very friendly, the Mexican food is cheap and good ! The parties are excellent! You can also rent boards for a very very cheap price cooperated to other places. Viva la oveja !

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Cochrane, Canada
Reviewed 21 November 2015

We spent only one night here in-between other bookings. We got a private room with a private bath. It was affordable compared to hotels in the area. It was updated and clean. The best were comfortable. It rained quite heavily the night we stayed there and the roof was pretty noisy. The staff was friendly and served us a nice...

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Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

Everyone in the staff is absolutely amazing, its really near the beach and food places, plus the bar and the surrounding area is really comfortable and has a great vibe i totally recommend this place!!

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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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Additional Information about La Oveja Negra Hostel and Surf Camp

Address: Playa Tamarindo, a dos cuadras de la Avenida Central | Frente al Hotel Portofino., Tamarindo 50309, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Guanacaste > Tamarindo
Price Range: €14 - €52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — La Oveja Negra Hostel and Surf Camp 2.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Go with a cabina if you have 2 or more people. Not that expensive and it's always nicer to have your own room and bathroom.”
296tricias, 23 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Private rooms very spacious”
CharlotteMcCracken, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the private rooms in the back, share with a friend - like a private retreat back there.”
G9142HYmariat, 22 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Try to get a room opposite the wall that borders the bar... you're more likely to get sleep!”
Caityregs, 29 Apr 2013 | Read review
“Try for an exterior room that will have a window as well as a fan and a/c.”
  • Living room common area
  • One of the rooms - double bed + bunk bed
kdubber10, 1 Sep 2011 | Read review
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