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    Hotel El Tucan

    Town Center, Santa Elena 60109, Costa Rica
    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 21 March 2016

    We stayed at El Tucan hostel on Friday (it may be called Coati, see poster on inside of the bedroom doors) and my boyfriend was savaged by bed bugs (40+ bites) and I received several bites also. In the middle of the night we found...More

    Reviewed 20 March 2016 via mobile

    We where three girls staying here, we got a private room for same price as a dorm, the breakfast was okey noting special but the kitchen close at 9pm so really early. Good location and you can book all the tours thru them. The room...More

    Reviewed 12 January 2016

    We booked a private rooms with 3 beds for 2 night. In the first night we were only two in the room and in the second night a friend of ours joined in. We made this very clear to the team when we took the...More

    Reviewed 5 January 2016

    Despite the reviews I read, hotel el tucan provided a good hostel experience. The dorns were full so the owner provided a double (bunkbed) with shared bath at the dorm price. Breakfast is grab and go, which is perfect if you want to get out...More

    Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

    They is a lot of competition in the span of a few blocks, which keeps the prices low and quality decent for hostels. However, beware that they make a lot of money selling you tours, and can be a bit relentless.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$15 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    "Don't take room no 5 till they've sorted out the bed bugs"
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    "None that I looked at or stayed in were good."
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    "we picked a room top floor, kept window open for a nice breeze and no problem for noise that we experienced"
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    "If you want to stay at this hostel and you want dorms or private room ask for a place in the back not street..."
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