Hostels in La Fortuna, Costa Rica

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

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FAQ about La Fortuna Hostels

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

A hostel in La Fortuna costs on average $16 for a dorm. A hostel in La Fortuna with private rooms costs on average $68. shows all 15 Hostels in La Fortuna. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.
Selina La Fortuna is the best hostel in La Fortuna for couples.
Selina La Fortuna is the best rated hostel in La Fortuna for female solo travellers. compares prices for 15 hostels in La Fortuna, Costa Rica. We list for you other cheap places to stay in La Fortuna such as
  • 15 hotels
  • 8 guesthouses
  • 6 apartments

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in La Fortuna.

Selina La Fortuna is the best rated hostel for partying in La Fortuna.

It offers: Pub Crawls, Bar.

Your Packing List for La Fortuna

Your Packing List for La Fortuna

Pack smart, not hard

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for La Fortuna 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:

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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La Fortuna 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 La Fortuna, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
15 Total number of hostels
$16 Average dorm price
$68 Average private room price
$25 Cheapest hostel in La Fortuna
Selina La Fortuna is the cheapest
5 Party hostels in La Fortuna
Selina La Fortuna is the best rated
7.3 Average rating of all hostels

Other Nearby Cities

El Castillo de La Fortuna (13 Km / 8 mi.)
El Castillo (12 Km / 8 mi.)
Santa Rosa de Pocosol (21 Km / 13 mi.)
Santa Teresa (22 Km / 14 mi.)
Arenal (29 Km / 18 mi.)
Tilaran (35 Km / 22 mi.)
Miramar (43 Km / 27 mi.)

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