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Sol y Mar Backpackers

Traveller (9)
Room & Suite (6)
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good4%
  • Average9%
  • Poor22%
  • Terrible39%
  • 29 Mar 2015
    “It was okay.”
  • 13 Mar 2015
    “Ok affordable place to stay”
Calle 618 Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio 6350 Costa Rica See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
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Reviewed 30 March 2015

The location is quite far from the beach, but close to some nice restaurants and bars. The room itself was dirty and had a random collection of seemingly leftover furniture that hasn't been cared for in quite some time. The room was unprepared for our...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2015

We stayed at Sol Y Mar for 3 nights. The location is pretty good, but is a long walk to the beach and main restaurant area, although it is all downhill. There is a public bus which is a cheap easy way to get back...More

Thank AlbertaGirl22
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

I really don't know how i took the decision to stay there now that im reading again all the comments... Rooms are dirty, small, smells bad, bathroom is disgusting... There are no windows, so there is no light. Hostess are costarican people but unfriendly and...More

Reviewed 13 January 2015

Sol y Mar was our favorite place we stayed during our Costa Rican adventure! The place was a perfect mixture of homey and adventurous. Monkeys and Tucans were visible from our breakfast table, Solanga, the owner, became our best friend, full of advice and conversation!...More

Thank ElleryCelery
Reviewed 21 November 2014

This is wonderful place with wonderful people. Don't let the neighbors confuse you, this is where you want to be.......Order out of Chaos, some neighbors are trying to place poor reviews because their properties are condemned and will be demolished, as they tried to build...More

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Sol y Mar backpackers in Manuel Antonio Costa Rica is the perfect location for your vacation, located just minutes from pristine white sand beaches and Manuel Antonio National park in the lush tropical Costa Rican ...More jungle.Sol y Mar backpackers is located just a few steps away from buses, taxi's grocery stores, restaurants and 30 minutes walking distance from the beach, or the main bus terminal, and only about 20 minutes from the airport in Quepos. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
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Also Known As
Sol y Mar Backpackers Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Also Known As
Sol y Mar Backpackers Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio
Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Manuel Antonio
Traveller (9)
Room & Suite (6)
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"rooms farther away from the reception do not have as good wifi"
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"don't go there"
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"Book one night unless you're sure."
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"grab one when you get into town, there are plenty"
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