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Drakebay Backpackers private cabin

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Drakebay Backpackers private cabin

5 guests
1 bedroom
4 beds
1 bath
5 guests
1 bedroom
4 beds
1 bath

Looking for an authentic, unique and off-the-beaten track hostel in Costa Rica’s remote Osa Peninsula? Drake Bay Backpackers is the place. Our non-profit hostel works to support the environmental programs of the Corcovado Foundation and to provide travelers with a genuine Costa Rican experience!


Laptop friendly workspace
Free parking on premises


6 Reviews

Natacha User Profile
January 2018
Good place to go with kids if you visit Drake bay. There's a beautiful desert beach half an hour walk from the hostel. Marvin and his wife are very friendly. Be aware that, as everywhere in OSA peninsula, water is not potable. The guided tours are expensive and when we were there…
Alexandra User Profile
March 2017
This hostel was a wonderful place to stay. Everyone we met there was friendly and we loved the remote location away from most of the other tourists in the area. We had one of the private rooms which was spacious and clean. They did a great job of organizing tours for us and suppo…
Anna User Profile
September 2016
We had a really good time at Drakebay Backpackers! We got picked-up from the boat and had an adventurous walk through the river. Our room was very nice and clean. Marvin organized our tour and our way back very uncomplicated. Everyone was very nice and helpful:)
Sebastian User Profile
April 2016
Peaceful, remote and magical - would stay again!
Ida User Profile
December 2015
This hostel was great! Possibly the most friendly and engaged staff I've ever met in a hostel. Even though you sleep in a big dorm each bed is separated by curtains so it feels more private. The chill out area is super cosy and it's easy to spend hours chilling in the hammocks re…
Bertrand User Profile
July 2016
Super endroit, isolé dans la péninsule de Drake bay, prévoir un bon 4*4 ou faire le voyage en bateau ! Prévoir de la nourriture parce que les magasins d'alimentation aux alentours sont hors de prix. Sinon le logement est très sympa, nous avions une chambre pour 5, 3 lits simples…

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Hosted by Alejandra

Denver, Colorado, United StatesJoined in May 2013
Alejandra User Profile
127 Reviews
I am the mother of two children, I work for a non profit organization and live part time in Costa Rica and part time in Denver. I am very outgoing, love the outdoors and enjoy music, reading and writing when I actually have the time to do it. I have a lot of experience in hotel…
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