Best Places for Backpackers in Playa Samara, Costa Rica.

Enjoy backpacking around Playa Samara, Costa Rica without a fixed itinerary by using our handy listings of the best hostels in every destination. Specially curated for backpackers and economy travellers, we help you find an amazing place to stay no matter where you're headed!

The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Playa Samara, Costa Rica.

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Top 6 hostels in Playa Samara, Costa Rica.

These are the 6 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Playa Samara, Costa Rica.

1
Matilori

90 /100

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Matilori

Matilori is surrounded by two mango trees and the amazing Costa Rica wildlife where you can see iguanas, monkeys and hummingbirds. In the 2 community kitchens you'll find everything you need, even free cafe in the morning. Since last year we also have a sofa lodge with TV, books, games and an outsid...
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2
Hotel Playa Samara

89 /100

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Hotel Playa Samara

We are the original hostel/hotel property in Samara Central. We have 40 shared and private rooms featuring new mattresses (2016) strong fans and good showers. We provide a community kitchen, free Wi-Fi and are a 1 minute walk to the beach, shopping and restaurants. Located on Costa Rica’s northe...
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3
Hostel El Dorado

89 /100

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Hostel El Dorado

El Dorado, built in a Rancho Style building, offers comfortable budget accommodation in 4 spacious rooms in full size single and full size single bunk beds. Two rooms accommodate 3 persons, one can accommodate 2 and a big room that can accommodate 6 guests. All rooms have a fan and a private exte...
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4
Las Mariposas

88 /100

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Las Mariposas

Our Hostel is situated in Samara center just 50m from the beach and is well known for its charming ambience and social atmosphere. Bars, restaurants, supermarkets and busstops are close by. The hostel offers dormitories and private rooms for an affordable price and has a great outside area with hamm...
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5
Kiban

86 /100

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Kiban's Surf Hostel

Kiban’s Surf Hostel is one of the most popular places to stay in Playa Samara, an the best choice for surfer’s & non-surfer’s alike!...
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6
Casa Valeria - on the beach

82 /100

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Casa Valeria - on the beach

Hostel Casa Valeria offers beach front accommodation in Playa Sámara. We are a cozy lodging where you will be able to find the very best of Playa Samara and Costa Rica. In addition, we have a vast experience in the hospitality sector, element that we capitalize to bring to our guests and travelers t...
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