Located in Jaco, Selina Jaco is on the beach. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Jaco Beach and Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park. Neo Fauna and El Miro are also worth visiting. Looking to get your feet wet? Kayaking, scuba diving and snorkeling adventures can be found near the property.
Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park - 4 min drive
El Miro - 6 min drive
Playground — 1 min walk
Tsunami Sushi — 3 min walk
Lemon Zest — 4 min walk
Amancio's — 4 min walk
The Coffee Shop — 4 min walk
About this property
Ocean-view hostel with a bar/lounge, near Jaco Beach
This smoke-free hostel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a microwave in a common area, a refrigerator in a common area, and a business center are onsite. All 31 rooms offer free WiFi.
Selina Jaco offers 31 accommodations with air conditioning. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.
Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.
Cleaning and safety practices
Enhanced cleanliness measures
Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place
Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi
Parking and transportation
Limited onsite parking
24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)
Airport shuttle on request
Food and drink
Continental breakfast available for a fee daily 7:30 AM–10:30 AM: USD 10 per person
Things to do
Front desk (limited hours)
Check-in from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Late check-in subject to availability
Minimum check-in age - 18
Check-out before 11 AM
Special check-in instructions
The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 10:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 72 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
Staffed front desk
Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 10 per pet, per night
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
Property payment types
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.
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
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
Property is also known as
Selina Jaco Hostel
Selina Jaco Costa Rica
Selina Jaco Jaco
Selina Jaco Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Selina Jaco Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Jaco
Frequently asked questions
Yes, Selina Jaco offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Selina Jaco cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
As of May 12, 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Selina Jaco on May 19, 2021 start from $36, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Yes, pets are allowed at this property. There's a fee of USD 10 per pet, per night.
Limited spots are available.
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
Check-out is at 11 AM.
Yes, there's an airport shuttle that runs on request. A fee of USD 50 per person applies.
Nestled on the beach, this Jaco hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Neo Fauna and Jaco Beach. Rainforest Adventures Costa Rica Pacific Park is 1.8 mi (3 km) away.
The staff was great. Food and drink was very overpriced. Almost felt like a retail store at times, which diminished the experience and authenticity a bit. Bathroom could use some updating. Enjoyed the volleyball games during sunset.
The place was very cool sunset was awesome The bar was great bartenders were sweet very helpful The staff at the front desk was awesome even the people who were staying there and there were a lot of people it seemed like the vibe there was just great overall I'd say 8 plus plus plus plus plus plus plus plus