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Get an overview of this hotel
Sun and fun on the beach, near Playa Cocles

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
On private beach
24-hour front desk
Concierge services

Located in Puerto Viejo de Talamanca, Rocking Js is within a 15-minute drive of Playa Cocles and Punta Uva Beach. This beach hostel is 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from Cahuita National Park and 0.8 mi (1.3 km) from Black Beach.

Make yourself at home in one of the 50 guestrooms featuring minibars. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms with showers are provided.

Head down to the water and enjoy a day at the private beach, or take advantage of other recreational amenities, which include a nightclub. Additional amenities at this hostel include complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and a picnic area. Getting to nearby attractions is a breeze with the complimentary area shuttle.

Take advantage of the hostel's room service (during limited hours). Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, luggage storage, and a library. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

This Puerto Viejo de Talamanca hostel has its very own private beach. Rocking Js features a nightclub, a library, and a terrace. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. For a surcharge, an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is offered to guests. This beach hostel also offers tour/ticket assistance, barbecue grills, and a garden. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

Rocking Js has designated areas for smoking.

  • On private beach
  • Free area shuttle
  • Barbecue grill(s)
  • Library
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Bar/lounge
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge services
  • Designated smoking areas
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Total number of rooms - 50
  • Free self parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Garden
  • Nightclub

Family Friendly Amenities

  • On private beach
  • Number of living rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Free area shuttle
  • Separate dining area
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Microwave (on request)

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

Parking

Free self parking

Room Amenities

Rocking Js offers 50 accommodations with minibars. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Accommodations offer separate living rooms and include desks. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include showers. Microwaves and refrigerators can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Room service (limited hours)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Desk
  • Premium bedding
  • Separate sitting area
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Microwave (on request)
  • Shower only
  • Refrigerator (on request)
  • Separate dining area
  • Number of living rooms
  • Balcony or patio
  • Separate bedroom
  • Shared/communal kitchen access
  • Number of bedrooms - 1
  • Bed sheets available - no
  • Toilet paper
  • Low-height counters/sink
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Where to Eat

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hostel include a private beach.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • In-room accessibility

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 1 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 18

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed

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 and cash

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit

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 and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, and a first aid kit 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. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning

Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection

Cashless transactions are available

Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly

Masks are compulsory at the property

Temperature checks are available to guests

Bed sheets and towels are not washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F

Contactless food service / room service is not available

Commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant

Reservation is not required for facilities onsite

Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures

Property is cleaned with disinfectant

Contactless check-out is not available

Staff wears personal protective equipment

Protective clothing is available to guests

Masks are available to guests

Mobile key entry is not available

Debit cards not accepted

Gloves are available to guests

Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas

Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer

Property does not follow sanitization practices of any association

Staffed front desk

Social distancing measures are in place

Contactless check-in is not available

No cribs (infant beds) available

No elevators

Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures

Individually-wrapped food options are not available

Gap period enforced between guest stays - 48 hours

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 108.00 per person (roundtrip)

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

Hotel Names

  • Rocking Js Hostel Puerto Viejo
  • Rocking Js Hostel Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Rocking Js Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Rocking Js Puerto Viejo de Talamanca
  • Rocking Js Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Rocking Js Hostel
  • Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Rocking Js

We should mention

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.

Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; masks are required in public areas.

Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

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