Thinking about catching a flight to Costa Rica to train Brazilian Jiu Jitsu with us? Sounds like an amazing idea! However, choosing a place to stay when you travel to Tamarindo can be overwhelming. So many options and so many prices, you can get confused and frustrated when trying to pick where to stay.

We’ve put together our favorite hostels in Tamarindo, awesome places with great service, an excellent location, fun environment, prices that won’t break your pocket, walking distance to restaurants, shops, and our gym, so you can train BJJ in Tamarindo with us!


Tamarindo BackPackers in Tamarindo?


Backpackers Hostel In Tamarindo

Tamarindo Backpackers is one of the best hostels to stay in Town. A little bit away from Tamarindo’s heart but only 10 min away walking to the beach. It usually has a nice crowd of fun guests and always a lovely staff. Offering many activities to mingle with other guests, so you can make friends from all over the world!

Awesome Bbq nights, a pool to sunbathe and relax after your BJJ training session. Shared dorms and private rooms with En-suite bathrooms for very affordable prices.?

Also.. ?the best surf instructors in town! Ask for their private lessons. An experience you won’t forget!



La Botella de Leche

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La Botella de Leche

We love La Botella de Leche; a classy, romantic ambiance. Hammocks around the pool will make you feel completely relaxed. Enjoy a Bbq near the pool, or a shared meal with the other guests. Close to many restaurants, beach, and our gym. The best is their classes, they have Aerial Yoga, Zumba, and Trx, perfect classes to get a nice stretch after a long BJJ session!


La Oveja Negra

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La Oveja Negra Hostel Tamarindo

Besides being a nice, comfortable hostel with great prices. It’s one of the favorite surfers hang out spots in town. Enjoy Mexican food in their restaurant, live music, and fantastic margaritas!?

La Oveja Negra is?located in the heart of town and only 1 minute or 2 walking to our gym! Just be sure you don’t drink many margaritas the night before Jiujitsu Training!! You will be crushed!



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If you are in the mood for a bohemian, artsy, funky hostel in town; Selina is perfect for you! They have options for every traveler, dorm rooms where you can crash with your friends or make new ones, and private rooms if you are looking for more peaceful and quiet nights. They offer plenty of activities to entertain yourself during day and night. My favorite part? It’s located right IN FRONT of our gym!! No excuses for being late to our 8 am BJJ session.



Coral Reef Surf?

Tamarindo BJJ

Located right in the heart of Tamarindo, with the best Bbq in town right next door. Meet fun people, travelers from over the world and stay right walking distance to every restaurant and store in Tamarindo. Dorms and private rooms available.

Walking distance to our gym? 3 min tops.




So, now you have our favorite hostel options to stay in Tamarindo when you are coming to train Brazilian JiuJitsu in Hero Academy. Awesome places that won’t break your wallet, ?all of them very close to us.

Come enjoy Tamarindo weather and train with us in this beautiful town.

If you are visiting don’t forget to fill our Visiting student form and contact us if you need more options for your stay!

See you soon in this tropical weather!

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in Tamarindo