La Ruka Hostel

400 meters south of salsa brava, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 73042, Costa Rica
+506 2750 0617

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La Ruka Hostel
Tue 7/27
Wed 7/28
ProviderNightly total$40

About La Ruka Hostel

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Situated in Puerto Viejo, within less than 1 km of Negra Beach and 3.4 km of Jaguar Rescue Center, La Ruka Hostel features accommodation with a garden and free WiFi as well as free private parking for guests who drive. The accommodation offers a shared kitchen, a tour desk and luggage storage for guests. The hostel offers a barbecue. You can play billiards at La Ruka Hostel, and the area is popular for hiking and fishing.

Rooms available at La Ruka Hostel

Tue 7/27
Wed 7/28
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Amenities at La Ruka Hostel

  • Snorkeling
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Internet
  • Laundry facilities
  • Bicycle rental
  • Fishing
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Private parking
  • Library

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Shops (on site)
  • Bicycle rental
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Fishing
  • Pool table
  • Snorkeling


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Trash cans


  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Private bathroom


  • Lockers
  • Garden view
  • Sofa
  • Storage available

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free parking
  • Private parking


  • Balcony
  • Grill
  • Garden


  • Clothes rack
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Designated smoking area

Media and entertainment

  • Library


  • Laundry facilities


  • Shared kitchen

Services and conveniences

  • Tour desk

Reviews of La Ruka Hostel

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400 meters south of salsa brava, Puerto Viejo de Talamanca 73042

What's nearby

  • Black Sand Beach0.8 mi
  • La Amistad International Park33.8 mi



Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at La Ruka Hostel

  • La Ruka Hostel is located at 400 meters south of salsa brava, 0.6 miles from the center of Puerto Viejo de Talamanca. Black Sand Beach is the closest landmark to La Ruka Hostel.

  • Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at La Ruka Hostel.

  • Yes, La Ruka Hostel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, La Ruka Hostel offers free parking.

  • No, La Ruka Hostel does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • La Ruka Hostel is 21 miles from Changuinola. La Ruka Hostel is 27.9 miles from Limon.

  • No, La Ruka Hostel does not have a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

0.6 mi

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