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Don Jon's Lodge and Restaurante

Hostelworld.comUS$32*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Kenmore, Washington, United States
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a hearty good breakfast at a good price. Big plate, fed 2. Relaxed atmosphere. Good service, good price. Families and a cute puppy wondering around. Good location, the chalk board of yoga times out front.

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Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

To begin with the place is great located, near the best surf spot in teresa n then you live with awesome people, have good parties 💙 and Jon is an amazing owner also the staff 🤘 I ll come back for sure

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Thank Mercedes G
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I stayed in one of the Cabinas in the treehouse. It was clean and comfortable. Had a hammock on the front porch, which made for relaxed afternoon naps. Breakfasts were delicious, hearty and healthy. I was there during the dry season, so it was hot. It would have been nice to have A/C, but the fans worked fine at night....

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1Thank George W
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Hey guys! If you are thinking about where to stay, stop now and book either a dorm bed or one of the beautiful Cabinas in the treehouse! I stayed at so many hostels but this is by far the best one I've ever been. You will make friends for life and Don Jon with his crew are amazing hosts who...

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2Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 2 March 2017 via mobile

My brother, my best friend and i took the best decision ever when we booked an apt at Don Jon's. We stayed there for TWO MONTHS. Jon is the best, super helpful. Everybody who works there are 24/7 making sure you feel like home. It's very clean, safe and well located. You will never get bored. Just try some pico...

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1Thank Isabella C
Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Me, my wife and our 10 month old kid (malik) stayed at Don Jon's for two weeks more or less. Great staff specialy Gladise at the reception who was very nice with us and with Malik. Very relax place to stay and chill out for couple of days... Great surf spot very consistent in size but wind can be a...

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1Thank machicom3
Sandnes, Norway
Reviewed 26 December 2016

This family run hostel is the perfect place for a relaxing holiday on the beach. The travelers that stays here is from all over the world an stays from a couple of nights to many months! I had 6 nights here. My priority was to surf and this place was great for that purpose. The "reception" will help you out...

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1Thank ptByrkjedal
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Staying at don jons is more than just a hostel but an experience. The staff become friends very quickly leaving you feeling at home within a short amount of time. Like anything great it attracts world class people from all over the globe. All of this right across the street from a great beach break. You will not regret staying...

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1Thank John T
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

I came to stay for a few nights and ended up staying more than a month! Love the atmosphere, the people, the food, the rum punsch and everything! Best place to surf and relaxtothemax! Go there and you will see :)

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1Thank Eva K
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I stayed at Don Jon's for almost two weeks and I had the best time. The dorms are clean and quiet, a little basic but good enough. Communal area is cosy with many hammocks to relax in. Jon himself is a great guy, he is very relaxed and makes everyone feel comfortable and welcome. The same applies for the rest...

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Don Jon*s has a variety of accomodations, great restaurante, and is conviniently located. Dorm rooms for backpackers, modern apartments with AC for groups, and rustic cabins with private rooms all made from teak wood and very one of a kind. A restaurante serving the freshest fish tacos, burritos, sandwiches and salads all ways, always. Only 100 meters walk to Santa Teresa beach with consistent surf year round and in the center of the village near markets, reataurantes, and soccer plaza. A family run establishment where the service is personalized and with gusto. See you soon! Pura Vida! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Don Jon's Lodge and Restaurante

Address: 150 meters north from soccer plaza, Santa Teresa 1, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Santa Teresa
Price Range: €14 - €49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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Don Jon`s Hostel And Restaurante Hotel Santa Teresa
Don Jon's Lodge And Restaurante Costa Rica/Santa Teresa
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“I would go for a second floor Cabina.”
O9680KAgeorgew, 30 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Apartments are great for families and larger parties but the Cabinas are the BEST for the adventurer:)”
942deanap, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Keep in mind that the apartments and dorms are the rooms with A/C, the rustic cabins only have fans!”
Ashley_J_SLC, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Rustic rooms are quieter and clean”
kiko_santos, 11 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Go the rustic cabins”
Angerah21, 17 Feb 2015 | Read review
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