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El Faro Beach Hostel

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Lobby sitting area
One Bed in Mixed Dormitory with Shared Bathroom | Free WiFi
Outdoor pool

Overview of El Faro Beach Hostel

El Faro Beach Hostel

1.5 star property
Hostel with outdoor pool, near Manuel Antonio National Park
6.4 out of 10 Good
6.4/10 Good

9 verified guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Pool
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
90 Metros Norte a la entrada del Parque, Nacional Manuel Antonio, Manuel Antonio, Puntarenas
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Outdoor pool
  • Garden
  • Front desk safe
  • Laundry service
  • Picnic area
  • Luggage storage
  • Limited hour front desk
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • TV in a common area
Feel at home
  • Garden
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free self-parking
  • Outdoor swimming pools

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • Manuel Antonio National Park - 1 min walk
  • Manuel Antonio Beach - 18 min walk
  • Biesanz Beach - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Quepos (XQP) - 20 min drive
  • San José (SJO-Juan Santamaría Intl.) - 165 min drive


  • El Avión Restaurant - 4 min drive
  • Restaurante Marlin - 5 min walk
  • Cafe de Altura Montana - 16 min walk
  • Restaurante Cerdo Feliz - 7 min drive
  • Falafel Bar - 5 min drive

About this property

El Faro Beach Hostel

El Faro Beach Hostel puts you 0.1 mi (0.1 km) from Manuel Antonio National Park and 0.9 mi (1.5 km) from Manuel Antonio Beach. Guests can take a dip in the outdoor pool, and freebies such as WiFi and self-parking are added perks.



At a glance

Hotel size

  • 23 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2 PM until 10 PM
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is noon

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 6 AM - 10 PM
  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
  • For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Free on-site self-parking

Property amenities

What to do

  • Beach nearby


  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Luggage storage


  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Television in common areas
  • An outdoor pool

Room amenities

Freshen up

  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower only

Stay connected

  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Shared kitchen access


  • Daily housekeeping

Fees & policies


There is no hot water on site.
This property accepts credit cards.

Also known as

El Faro Beach Hostel Manuel Antonio
El Faro Beach Manuel Antonio
El Faro Beach
El Faro Beach Hostel Costa Rica/Manuel Antonio National Park
El Faro Hostel Manuel Antonio
El Faro Beach Hostel Manuel Antonio
El Faro Beach Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

Frequently asked questions

Is there a pool at El Faro Beach Hostel?
Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at El Faro Beach Hostel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
Is parking offered on site at El Faro Beach Hostel?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at El Faro Beach Hostel?
You can check in from 2 PM - 10 PM. Check-out time is noon.
What is there to do at El Faro Beach Hostel and nearby?
El Faro Beach Hostel has an outdoor pool and a picnic area, as well as a garden.
What's the area around El Faro Beach Hostel like?
El Faro Beach Hostel is a short 1-minute walk from Manuel Antonio National Park and 18 minutes' walk from Manuel Antonio Beach.







Staff & service


Property conditions & facilities


8/10 Very good

Handy and cheap
Simple and casual but was all I expected for the price. Great location. Great breakfast.
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Good location
Good placer with excellent location, but there were a lot of kids and they did much noise.
Verified Expedia guest review

4/10 Fair

its a hostel
If you are used to staying in even a basic hotel this is not for you. If your budget is $40 a night you could do worse
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

un buen lugar para pasar un fin de semana relajado
Me gustó mucho el lugar, es muy cálido, el dueño esta pendiente de que los visitantes esten pasándola bien y los empleados del hotel también
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Good hostel with great location
Good hostel right next to Manuel Antonio National park. my purpose of the trip was to visit the park so it was very convenient that it was right next to the park. it was also super close to the beach and several restaurants. The room in itself was very simple but fine and clean
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2/10 Poor

Chambres exigue et peu soignée. Panne de ventilateur. Mobilier vétuste. Très bruyant,pas du tout d'insonorisation. ...
Verified guest review

6/10 Good

Fint, rent og god placering
Hotellet er oplagt til et kortere ophold for at se manuel Antonio. Fine og rene værelse, tæt på parken og stranden
Verified guest review

8/10 Very good

Verified guest review

4/10 Fair

Prix excessif pour ce que c'est.
L'établissement mérite de nombreuses améliorations. Ça ne vaut pas du tout prix.
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