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San Jose Hostels, Costa Rica

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In The Wind Hostel & Guesthouse Hostel
86%
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In The Wind Hostel & Guesthouse reflects our passion for travel and diversity. We are inviting you to come and share the joys of discoveringRead more another country while making friendships with people from all over the world. We believe that life is movement, that there is too much space but not enough time. Routine is our enemy, adventure is our best friend and freedom is our lifestyle. We offer you free coffee and free breakfast from 8am to 10am, yoga classes on Monday morning, mud masks on Wednesday nights and much more! :) We're in the heart of lively, upscale San Pedro, only 400 meters from the University of Costa Rica and the student nightlife of Calle de la Amargura. May you be interested in taking dance, guitar, crossfit or yoga classes...you are certainly at the right place. Here you will find everyting yoy need. Our newly renovated hostel is 10 minutes by bus from downtown San Jose and walking distance from San Pedro Mall, three supermarkets as well as many restaurants and bars. Book online and ask how you can get free laundry when you arrive.

from 10.00 USD
Casa Yoses Hostel Hostel
80%
Rating

Hostel Casa Yoses is the perfect destination for all of your traveling needs. We are located close to tons of shops, restaurants, and bars ensuringRead more you a great time.

from 11.99 USD
Gaudys Backpackers Hostel Hostel
84%
Rating

We are located at few steps from Paseo Colon, the commercial and banking center, near the most important park in San Jose, a few steps fromRead more the free way and a few minutes from the International Airport.

from 13.00 USD
Hostel Pangea Hostel
78%
Rating

The Lonely Planet author's choice as the best budget option in San Jose , we are the only hostel located only 3 blocks away from Plaza de laRead more Cultura do not let others trick you to be close to us or the center because they are not , check our reviews on guidebooks and you will see WE ARE THE # 1 OPTION IN SAN JOSE GUARANTEED ! Swimming pool , movie theater ,hot water 247/7 , rooftop bar and the best burgers from the city make this place your best bet in town !

from 12.00 USD
Pension de La Cuesta B&B Guesthouse
78%
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Great location ! Just one block from all the actions in downtown San Jose, newly remodeled 2013, everything in walking distance, we offer youRead more a relaxed and homely place with Free WI FI, Breakfast, and guest kitchen to prepare your own meal! We also offer 24H airport pick up service upon request.

from 11.25 USD
Hostel Nomadas Backpackers Hostel
86%
Rating

If you are planning to come to Costa Rica or if you are looking for a place to spend a couple of days before you go home, Hostel Nomadas is yourRead more best choice.

from 12.00 USD
Hostel Bekuo San Jose Hostel
90%
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Voted " Best Hostel in the Milky Way Galaxy" by my mother, "Eco- Friendly" by the hippies, "Cleanest Hostel in Costa Rica" the maid, "Too muchRead more free stuff" the owner. Come meet our friendly turtle, and our even friendlier bunny :) Book now, so that you can come relax in a hammock in our beautiful garden for a lesson in Pura Vida.

from 9.00 USD
Aldea Hostel San Jose Hostel
86%
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We would like to offer you the best service and got what you need for sure. We have an excellent staff, made up of cool young people, who willRead more make sure that your stay in San Jose is just unforgettable, by giving you the best personalised attention.

from 15.00 USD
In&basic Hostel Lounge Hostel
92%
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In&Basic is our custom made hostel, wich the ladies owners Paula & Isabel just created for an familiar and amazing experience in San Jose´s suburbRead more called “San Pedro Los Yoses” They want to invite all the travelers to experience their´s one of a kind Family&Friendship Hostel, wich combines a bit of two of the important things in Costa Rica: Great Nature (our back yard!) and a glamorous 50´s styled House. In&Basic has the doors open to create a new family everyday!

from 12.00 USD
Hostel Shakti Hostel
90%
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Shakti Hostel located in the center of the capital city of Costa Rica, embodies what the name signfica (energy, strength, power) to create aRead more healthy, comfortable and different, near the centers of interest of this important city. It's that creative energy that gives the guest an environment that encourages their senses, and serves as a place of rest and relaxation. Our visitors can also enjoy a delicious meal in our restaurant offering healthy Shakti

from 15.00 USD
TripOn Open House Hostel
No Rating

from 9.99 USD
Hotel La Cuesta Hotel
No Rating

from 13.42 USD
Mi Casa Hostel Hostel
92%
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Mi Casa Hostel is a homely and friendly hostel, perfect for travellers wanting to experience Costa Rican life and culture.

from 13.00 USD
Costa Rica Guesthouse Hostel
88%
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In a 1905 colonial house in downtown San Jose near the national museum. The spacious rooms feature private or shared bathrooms with shower.Read more Rooms from $32 a night with breakfast ! ALL FREE - breakfast, taxes, parking, Internet, wi-fi, coffee & tea all day. 3 tropical patios, Bar lounge !

from 17.00 USD
Hostel Casa Colon Hostel
89%
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First new “Premium Hostel” in Costa Rica, with high quality accommodations, located in the best tourist and safest area in San Jose.

from 17.00 USD
Hostel Van Gogh Hostel
87%
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The best hostel in San Jose Downtown!! Hostel Van Gogh a place to be!! - Hostel Van Gogh Close to everything!

from 14.00 USD
Hostel 1110 Hostel
83%
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If you are a looking for a beautiful hostel, at a great price, in a safe area and in a wonderful environment during your San Jose visit, lookRead more no further and do not hesitate to contact us.

from 30.00 USD
San Jose Backpackers Hostel
No Rating

from 10.00 USD
Hostel Casa del Parque Hostel
87%
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Hostel Casa Del Parque in San Jose, Costa Rica is a calm and relaxed guesthouse for the budget traveler. It is perfect for backpackers as baseRead more point to explore Costa Rica and other parts of Central America.

from 12.00 USD
Golden Frog Hostel Hostel
No Rating

from 11.00 USD
Costa Rica Love Hostel 2 Hostel
78%
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WELCOME TO COSTA RICA LOVE HOSTEL Free breakfast, coffee and tea all day Free Wi-Fi Free gallery tour Hot shower and free lockers Shared kitchenRead more and free movies CALL FROM AIRPORT FOR SHUTTLE SERVICE, WE WILL PICK YOU UP! 17$ SHUTTLE PICK UP TO THE AIRPORT 15 MIN 10$ BUS STATIONS SHUTTLE PICK UPS AT SAN JOSE River just 10 min with swimming area SUPERMARKET, BUS STOP, PHARMACY, BEAUTY SALON, DENTAL CLINIC, SPORTS AREA, GREEN OPEN AREA JUST 25 MTS ALL!! PRE-COLOMBIAN ART GALLERY

from 6.00 USD
Hotel Bristol Hotel
No Rating

from 9.00 USD
Hotel Posada del Sol Hostel
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Hotel Posada del Sol: is a nice hotel with 9 rooms private and family, located in San Jose, is a house of the time of La Colonia, very safe,Read more beautiful and peaceful with greenery in your backyard and BBQ area is very clean, and we have kitchen area for use by our guests if they want, hear the birds, squirrels are running and butterflies.

from 15.00 USD
Hostel Urbano Hostel
No Rating

from 12.00 USD
Casa 69 Hotel
No Rating

from 17.50 USD
Hotel Casa Cambranes Hotel
No Rating

from 37.50 USD
Alda's Place Hostel
No Rating

from 14.00 USD
Prado Hostel Hostel
No Rating

from 24.39 USD
Hostal Casa Areka Costa Rica Hotel
No Rating

Este hotel esta situado en un area segura y tranquila en el distrito de San Pedro Montes de Oca de San Jose, a solo 500 metros de la UniversidadRead more UCR. This hotel is located in a safe and quiet area in the district of San Pedro Montes de Oca, San Jose, just 500 meters from the UCR University.

from 16.26 USD
Hotel Isla Verde Hotel
No Rating

from 34.53 USD
Hotel Plaza Real Suites & Apartments Hotel
No Rating

from 106.67 USD
Apartments Condo Casa Apartment
No Rating

from 16.00 USD
Hotel B&B Puerta del Sol Hotel
No Rating

from 27.00 USD
Kaps Place Hotel B&B Guesthouse
No Rating

from 50.31 USD
Hotel Le Voltaire Hotel
No Rating

from 34.50 USD
Tierra Magica Guesthouse
No Rating

from 20.00 USD

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Culture 67%

Nightlife / partying 66%

Value for money 63%

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Top rated San Jose Hostels

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  • 1. Mi Casa Hostel 92%
  • 2. Hostel Shakti 90%
  • 3. Hostel Casa Colon 89%
  • 4. Hostel 1110 83%
  • 5. Gaudys Backpackers Hostel 84%

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