Hostels in Quepos, Costa Rica

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Get to know Quepos (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel. We share our insider knowledge of tips, tricks and important things to look out for in Quepos.

Guess what? Quepos is also named and spelled Manuel Antonio National Park - It is the same destination. Goodbye confusion.
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Quepos is located in the west of Costa Rica, only seven kilometers from the entrance to Manuel Antonio. Quepos has many services and facilities, such as restaurants, cafes, small supermarkets, gas stations, and various lodgings options. Quepos is also an authentic Tico town, and provides visitors with the rare opportunity to capture a glimpse at traditional Tico and Costa Rican life.

Quepos is a great base for arranging hiking and day trips into the nearby national park. There are many tour companies in Quepos that organize these types of day treks into the national park, including horse riding options, and other adventure spots.

Quepos, though not the most centrally based location to the national park or to beaches, definitely has the cheapest accommodation options. Hostels in Quepos are clean, secure, and spacious. Hostel staff members generally speak English as well as Spanish, and can usually provide information about local events and activities. Hostels in Quepos usually provide a range of different facilities and services, including spacious common areas, communal kitchens, book exchange, TV lounge, free Wi-Fi and internet, complimentary breakfast, and a hostel bar with nightly happy hour and drink specials. Quepos hostels have a friendly, social vibe, and offer an environment where solo travelers are likely to meet other like-minded travelers. Other than Quepos hostels, there are also hotels, guesthouses, resorts, and lodges. Make bookings in advance if visiting Quepos or the surrounding area during the peak seasons (Easter week and the weeks leading up to Christmas and New Year’s Eve), as it gets very busy during these times.

Written by local enthusiast for Quepos hostels

Written by local enthusiast for Quepos hostels Kelly Sheldrick

Quepos Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Quepos, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 11
Average dorm price $19
Average private room price $103
Cheapest hostel in Quepos Passifloras Hostel with $12
Party hostels in Quepos Selina Manuel Antonio (3 in total)
Most Quepos hostels are located in Manuel Antonio Road, Quepos Town Centre, Manuel Antonio
Average rating of all hostels 7.5

FAQ about Quepos Hostels

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Travel Tips for Quepos - from the Community

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