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Belgrade, Serbia
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Not so bad hostel just for short stay during the travel through Costa Rica. It is located in the center of Quepos, small town just 15 min by bus away of Manuel Antonio. Rooms are small, simple and clean, lacking: no possible to open a window for a fresh air. There is nice garden with plants and a small pool,...

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Montreal
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Surprisingly quiet for a hostel. The pool is nice and clean. The rooms without AC can be very hot. Well worth 10$ more for A/C if you can afford it. Well situated, a short distance to the beach. Beware of sand fleas.

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Thank benand
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Pros Great location for everything Chilled vibe Lovely pool and chillout areas Good value for money Very welcoming place Nice restaurant and bar on site Cons Very small hot room(no. 11) Some of the staff a little unhelpful

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Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

The bunk beds where loose so you couldnt move a whole lot and it was frustrating. The food whas cheap. The enviorment was nice. The wifi was fast sometimes BUT it didnt work in the rooms. The people where very nice and let us come back to take a shower afterwe went to the beach.

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This place efficiently ticks all the boxes you want in a top class hostel. It's clean, modern and organised. It has helpful bilingual staff and alot of general travel information on the walls of common areas. The facilities are as good as any hostel I've ever stayed: TV room with choice of DVD's - Internet room with a couple of...

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Novo Mesto, Slovenia
Reviewed 8 January 2017

They take booking direct via email or phone. They are quite busy and popular being one of the cheapest in town. There is a pool open from 7-10. Free wi-fi. Free coffee and computers to use. Very centrally located near a bus station, supermarket and some good eateries.

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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

A great common area but very small single rooms but comfortable. If you want air conditioning in a private room be prepared to hand over big dollars. Great kitchen area but lacking in sufficient cutlery if a number of people all eating at same time. Pool very clean with great deck area. Close to bus station and supermarkets easy short...

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 19 December 2016

I spent a wonderful week here. The staff is very, very friendly, and always willing to help. They help to find and organize a tour, you will be picked right there. The patio has a quite big pool, surrounded by tropical plants, a very nice place to hang out and relax. You can play chess on a table with a...

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Thank thomas_parisberlin
Reviewed 19 November 2016

This friendly hostel provides a little more luxury than your normal backpackers. The place has a swimming pool with a chill out lounge area and sun tanning beds. Hammocks and cosy couches and bean bag seats complete the hang out area. Staff are friendly and helpful, and always there when you need them.

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Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Great hostel! Swimming pool, good location, breakfast for 4 dollars, many showers and toilets very clean. Hammocks everywhere. I would recommend thia hostel to anyone. Careful: the wifi is working in the common rooms, not in the dorms

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Laundry Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Wide Mouth Frog is a popular choice for travellers located in Quepos / Manuel Antonio - Central Pacific coast of Costa Rica. We are described by the lovely planet as one of the best backpackers in Costa Rica. You can relax by the pool or use one of our other communal areas strewn with hammocks. This is a quiet piece of tropical paradise in Quepos central. We have a kitchen a licensed restaurant and many room options ranging from shared dorms from $12 per person to private rooms from $35-$60 per night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Wide Mouth Frog

Address: Apartado 256, Quepos 11000, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Quepos
Number of rooms: 22
Also Known As:
Wide Mouth Frog Hotel Quepos
Wide Mouth Frog Costa Rica/Quepos
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“rooms with A/C”
benand, 8 Mar 2017 | Read review
“If you are going during the dry season and it's 35 degrees and more outside, pay the extra for AC!”
krystelgelinas, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“if there in the hight of summer try and get a room with aircon”
O959FKjulieh, 3 Apr 2016 | Read review
“ask for room withh pool view”
503frazerp, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“clean rooms, but complete RIP OFF for AC”
835taraa, 10 Feb 2016 | Read review
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