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Unique Room
388 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Other room types
4-Bed Dorm Plus
183 square feet
1 Twin Bunk Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Private 4-Bed Room
183 square feet
2 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Bed In Large Dorm
1 Twin Bunk Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Standard Room
172 square feet
1 Queen Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Deluxe Room
183 square feet
1 King Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Cylinder Small Room
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Standard Twin Room
172 square feet
2 Twin Beds
Room sleeps 2 guests
(up to 1 child)
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Family Room
183 square feet
2 Twin Beds and 1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 4 guests
(up to 3 children)
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Bed In Small Dorm
1 Twin Bunk Bed
Room sleeps 1 guest
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Small Room Shared Bathroom
1 Double Bed
Room sleeps 2 guests
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Private 6-Bed Room
183 square feet
3 Twin Bunk Beds
Room sleeps 6 guests
(up to 5 children)
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Get an overview of this hotel
Ocean-view hostel with a bar/lounge, near Jaco Beach

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Business center

With a stay at Selina Jaco in Jaco, you'll be on the beach, steps from Jaco Beach and a 4-minute drive from Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park. This beach hostel is 6.4 mi (10.3 km) from Herradura Beach and 14.3 mi (23 km) from Esterillos Beach.

Make yourself at home in one of the 31 air-conditioned guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. Additional amenities at this Art Deco hostel include complimentary wireless Internet access, gift shops/newsstands, and tour/ticket assistance.

Enjoy a satisfying meal at Playground serving guests of Selina Jaco. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Continental breakfasts are available daily from 7:30 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.

Featured amenities include a business center, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and limited parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hostel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. This 3-star property offers access to a business center.

Wireless Internet access is complimentary. This Art Deco hostel also offers an outdoor pool, a library, and a terrace. For a surcharge, an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests.

Selina Jaco is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Bar/lounge
  • Water dispenser
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Business center
  • Restaurant
  • Meeting rooms
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor pool
  • Smoke-free property
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Wheelchair accessible – no
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Gift shops or newsstand
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared refrigerator
  • Laundry facilities
  • Parking (limited spaces)
  • Total number of rooms - 31
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Multilingual staff

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Limited onsite parking

Room Amenities

Selina Jaco offers 31 accommodations with air conditioning. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.

  • Air conditioning
  • Free WiFi
  • Bed sheets available - no
  • Bed sheets not available

Where to Eat

Continental breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Playground - This restaurant serves lunch and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Rafting nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding on site
  • Boat tours nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM

Check-in time ends at 10:00 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 10 per pet, per night

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

One child stays free

Staff temperature checks are not conducted regularly

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Contactless check-out is available

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Debit cards not accepted

Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is available

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for continental breakfast: USD 10 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 50 per person (one-way)
  • Pet fee: USD 10 per pet, per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Names

  • Selina Jaco Hostel
  • Selina Jaco Costa Rica
  • Selina Jaco Jaco
  • Selina Jaco Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Selina Jaco Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Jaco

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property, and commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available.

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