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Reviewed 26 April 2015

Costa Rica was my last stop in Central America and so many people recommended this place that I had to come see it. It is far from town but once you go through that gateway you can tell this is no ordinary hostel. The grounds...More

Thank MariaAndando
Reviewed 14 April 2015 via mobile

We really liked this hostel. We stayed in a private room and used their hammocks and both were equally great. Bathrooms were clean and some showers had hot water! Definitely felt safe at this hostel and would recommend it to any backpackers!

Thank Stephanie S
Reviewed 2 April 2015

Okay, so let me first state that I am not a hippie, I am just your run of the mill, mid-twenties backpacker. If you like chill vibes, nice people, affordable hostel lodging, and a beautiful atmosphere then come here. This being said, I had a...More

1  Thank Chase N
Reviewed 27 March 2015

My girlfriend and I arrived at Rocking J's mid-week just before peak season started to rear its ugly head. During the week it was relatively peaceful and quiet, with people lounging around, relaxing at the beach, and groups drinking moderately. We slept in the hammocks...More

1  Thank Aaron D
Reviewed 2 March 2015

Rocking J's is a youth hostel. It's cheap, it's big and it can be very loud. There are quite a few sleeping options. For 6$ you can camp with your own tent or hammock. For 7$ you get a place to sleep on a hammock....More

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Pannastassul
26 November 2016|
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Response from RockingjsAurelio | Property representative |
Hello there was a mistake of the page, if we have Restaurant, we also offer the option of breakfast included for 6 dollars more, but the full board is not included in the price of the rooms. It is possible to have all meals... More
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"Tents are decent for a little bit of privacy, but every location is really loud, all night!"
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"Reserve a dorm room if you can. But double if not triple check with the front desk so they know how long you..."
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"Hammocks only if bathed in bug spray. Our 2 bunk room adequate. Stable rooms are quietest."
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"accessible but noisy"
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