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Pura Vida Hostel in Tamarindo, Costa Rica has been providing guests with memorable travel experiences since 2006. We are a friendly, inexpensive hostel that welcomes backpackers and vacationers from all over the world. We welcome the opportunity to host your stay in Tamarindo. Our multi-lingual staff is happy to provide recommendations on restaurants, bars, attractions, getting to your next destination and, of course, surfing. Trips, tours and transportation can be booked at our reception. You can cook and dine al fresco in our 2 spotless, fully-equipped, outdoor communal kitchens.

Since 2006

Eco Leaders "Platinum" - Tripadvisor

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Why Choose Us

Art vibes

Enjoy numerous art performances, jams, shows, and live drawings.

Live Amidst Nature

Experience the Costa Rica nature literary on your doorstep.

Friendly atmosphere

Mee the local artists or other travellers and make new friends.

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