All Hostels in Arenal

Welcome to your detailed guide for Arenal hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Arenal, Costa Rica. Compare prices for Arenal hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and Booking.com, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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

Looking for hostels in the area of Arenal? We made it easy for you and put all hostels near Arenal in a group. Find all hostels in Arenal Volcano.

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Arenal here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Tilaran Tilaran (12 Km / 7 mi.)
El Castillo de La Fortuna El Castillo de La Fortuna (21 Km / 13 mi.)
El Castillo El Castillo (22 Km / 14 mi.)
Volcano Tenorio Volcano Tenorio (22 Km / 14 mi.)
Bijagua Bijagua (27 Km / 17 mi.)
La Fortuna La Fortuna (29 Km / 18 mi.)
Fortuna Fortuna (36 Km / 22 mi.)

FAQ about Arenal Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Arenal. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Arenal. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

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FAQ about Arenal Hostels

A hostel in Arenal costs on average $0 for a dorm. A hostel in Arenal with private rooms costs on average $0.

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Hostelz.com compares prices for 1 hostels in Arenal, Costa Rica. We also compare other budget accommodations such as, 1 apartments in Arenal on the major booking sites. This makes it the best place to find cheap accommodation in Arenal.

Travel Tips for Arenal - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Arenal

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Arenal and Costa Rica.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

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Your Packing List for Arenal