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El Tunco, El Salvador
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this place. We stayed in the rooftop room. Super clean, great, friendly and helpful staff, good value and perfect location. Definitely not a party hostel. But who comes to Monteverde to party? 😃 Big plus for the included breakfast.

Thank Sari S
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked this last minute (walked in day of) and were pleasantly surprised. The room was spacious and clean, and the vibe was great. Balcony was very inviting. We got a private room with bathroom. Price and location were perfect. We were bummed when it was full the next night and we had to go somewhere else!

Thank kayty83
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

The good: Owner orients you when you get there, B'fast is decent with scrambled eggs, toast, fruit and cereal prepared by the daughters. The showers are hot and the location is on the main "triangle" close to 2 grocery stores, pharmacy, food vendors and restaurants. The bad: the common area is dark & poor for meeting other travellers. TV is...

Thank Miriam N
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I stayed here one night only because I was there in the beginning of January and everything was fully booked ( High season) . Rooms are very basic but I liked it. No special things but rooms are spacious and there are big lockers. It is the cheapest hostel I found in Monteverde and the rooms are more than ok....

Thank Charlotte B
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Upon reading the reviews I expected more from this hostel. The rooms and facilities were average at best, particularly for the price of a private room. Dorm prices are more reasonable, but for slightly more you have get a lot better with other hostels. Plus points are the location and breakfast.

Thank Nick A
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed with my girlfriend for two nights. Owners are nice people and provide useful advice on booking tours etc Good location Good breakfast Really good kitchen Really good private room. I thought this hostel was very good value for money.

Thank Stephen C
Chiapas, Mexico
Reviewed 13 December 2016

I went there for 3 nights and stayed for 6. This is not really a "hostel" but rather a small family ran hotel, and a wonderful family at that. The included breakfast is an awesome bonus. Tea or coffee, toast, eggs, cereal and fresh fruit. Clearly, one of the best and most complete free breakfasts to be had. The location...

Thank Telordin
Reviewed 12 December 2016

We stayed there last weekend and had a great time. the owner and its staff were super helpful and nice. the kitchen was clean as well as the room. comfy and quiet but still great location, restaurants/bars and groceries easily accessible by walk (within 2min). to room on the last floor has a great view and a little balcony on...

Thank isabella1501
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Ronny and his family are so wonderful and make you feel right at home. We had 3 nights in Monteverde and Sleepers was perfect for us. Guests can enjoy free breakfast, good wifi, a good kitchen to cook in, a really central location and Ronny will book you on to any tour. It's all so easy. We HIGHLY recommend the...

Thank LisaLooTravels
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

Nice hostel, the rooms were fine, there were hot showers and a shared kitchen. Breakfast was included, maybe not the best och funniest breakfast but it was okay. The staff was adorable and so so nice! They helped us a lot, which restaurants we should try and how to go to Monteverde, and shuttle to LA Fortuna. Stay here!

Thank Gabriella T

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
So if it`s the real Monteverde experience you`re looking for, Come to Sleepers Sleep Cheaper Hostel and start living it! We offer you cheap hostel beds, private rooms with shared or private bath & you`ll find a diverse mixture of international travelers that will guarantee you a fantastic stay in Monteverde. For when you`re not out exploring, we have sparkling clean toilets, linen, unlimited hot water, a fully-equipped guest kitchen & internet access. We also offer laundry service. So what are you waiting for? End your search now & stay with us- We can`t wait to meet you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sleepers Sleep Cheaper Hostel

Address: Main Street | 150 Meters From the Public Bus Stop, Santa Elena, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of Puntarenas > Monteverde > Santa Elena
Price Range: €20 - €46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Sleepers Sleep Cheaper Hostel 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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Sleepers Sleep Cheaper Hotel Santa Elena
Sleepers Sleep Cheaper Hostel Costa Rica/Santa Elena, Monteverde
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“great staff and great room for decent prize”
 of 5 bubbles isabella1501, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The outside of the hotel looks like it's under renovation but the rooms are actually okay.”
 of 5 bubbles 19izzy82, 29 May 2016 | Read review
“Top floor has comfy armchairs on the balcony ... :)”
 of 5 bubbles Gypsygill, 6 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Be careful booking activities through the hostel concierge. Do your price checking online, or book online or by phone directly. Otherwise they hike up the price and take a commission.”
 of 5 bubbles jillkq, 19 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Choose one of the rooms at the back as the hostel does front a busy road”
 of 5 bubbles DrBVancouver, 5 Jan 2013 | Read review
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