Samara,Costa Rica
  • El Cactus Backpacker. A place to discover...

  • To well end your day : Vela latina !

  • Twilight on Samara beach

Your best option in Sámara !

El Cactus is a high-quality hostel with comfortable amenities that still fits a modest budget !

Located right in the center of Sámara and its village set on the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, El Cactus is the perfect place for travelers who want to experience Sámara´s laid-back, friendly atmosphere up-close. Within 100 meters of the hostel you can find: THE beach, several groceries, lots of restaurants and cheap local “sodas”, banks with ATMs, bars and nightclubs, as well as surfboard, bike and car rentals…

Hostel El Cactus

Your home Lots of space !

El Cactus hostel features a huge contemporary house, completely renovated, with a large living room/chill-out lounge featuring comfortable seating, flat screen TV, and a large, fully-equipped, communal kitchen.

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Standard room

RoomsPrivate rooms and dorm rooms.

For your comfort and for all budgets, we offer 3 dorms with shared bathrooms, 3 private rooms with private bathrooms, 1 fully-equipped bungalow for 2 people, 1 fully-equipped bungalow for families or small groups of up to 6 people.

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His tropical garden

The gardenHis pool...

After a long day under the sun at the beach, you can cool off by sitting in our lounge pool, resting in one of our many hammocks, or sharing a refreshing drink with friends in our shaded common areas.


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