Top Rated Hostels in San Jose, Costa Rica
33 out of 36 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend In&basic Hostel Lounge
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Comfortable couches in the lounge room. Great if you just want to lay around reading. Staff helpful with bus times ect.
The owner is very friendly and helpful. The environment is warm and comfortable and feels more like home than a hostel. Everything is spotless.
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5 out of 5 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Mi Casa Hostel
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A nice easy transition into costa rica, we stayed here our first night, and plan to stay our last night there before heading home.
very nice 50's modernist property.staff very friendly, free breakfast included.nice and quiet neighborhood, close to the airport and abour 10 minutes taxi-ride to downtown
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132 out of 145 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Hostel Bekuo
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Staff is very friendly and helpful! Big and comfortable matresses‚ lovely common areas‚ well equiped kitchen
It has an inviting outdoor cheerful appearance. Has both a ramp and stairs for easy entrance. Irene and Gaby and Noellia were very helpful with answering questions about tours and how to get places. There is a bbq area, so that got used a lot. Very easy to talk with other travelers, and there is a pet bunny in the grassy backyard with trees, flowers, and wildlife.
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145 out of 150 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Hostel Nomadas Backpackers
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Located in a quiet, safe neighbourhood with easy access to the bus stop and multiple restaurants, shops and supermarkets.
Very very QUIET. Best night's sleep for many weeks. Excellent mattresses. Very helpful staff
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23 out of 24 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Hostel Shakti
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Very nice staff. Great rooms, TV, free breakfast, welcome drinks, clean, spacious.
1) Good location: rather near the center. Within pleasurable walking distances of most main "attractions". 2) Friendly and clean environnement, which includes free Wi-Fi, free breakfast (i.e. casado = rice and beans and etc.), kitchen space (with fridge) and a small living room. Also, there's the Restaurante Shakti attached to it (which was closed when I stayed over). 3) Charming and colorful rooms (albeit a tad outdated) which gives of a homely atmosphere to the whole place.
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115 out of 117 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Costa Rica Guesthouse
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Really good little place to stay. Hot showers, good breakfast, 24 hour reception and a comfortable bed. I was in the dorm but slept beautifully! A little bit of home comforts and peace and quiet for a smelly backpacker!
We chose Costa Rica Guesthouse because the tour guide we were meeting next day recommended it, AND because they offered secure auto storage while we went away for a night. I was sure I had asked for 2 beds but we were given a room with one double, apparently the only one available, and told there were none with 2, although the website says there were. Our checked bage didn't arrive in Liberia with us, so we left this address to have them brought to. They weren't there when we returned, and Carlos went far above and beyond to help us track them down. He made many phone calls and helped keep us in the right direction to recover them, staying calming and positive the whole time. He was terrific!!
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20 out of 21 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Hostel Casa Colon
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|Location -||93%||Cleanliness -||92%||Value -||88%|
Comfortable dorm beds.....lovely lounge area, staff fine.....decent downtown location.....however....
This is just a functional place to stop as it's close to the bus station and if you have to spend the night it will do the trick. It's a big place and clean.
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15 out of 15 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Hostel Van Gogh
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This was the best hostel I have ever stayed at, so clean and the staff was so friendly! If I'm ever back in the are I will definitely stay again!
This hostel is in a good location, about a 15 minute walk from where the bus drops you off, 10 minutes walk to downtown area. The rooms and bathrooms are clean. Hot showers, computers and TV to use, pool table as well. Staff was extremely friendly and helpful!
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50 out of 54 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Aldea Hostel
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Well run hostel near the bus stations. The rooms might be a bit noisy while the rush hour. But OK.
Third time here. Colonial house. Interesting. Fun. Friendly. Relaxed. Slightly eccentric, inc the plumbing, but all works. I've always taken a private room with bathroom - all absolutely adequate. Nice mix of guests, mixed nationalities, some Costa Rican, travellers & others. 10 minute walk to centre of San Jose. Owner extremely friendly, helpful, English speaking if that matters. Pleasant staff. Bonus this time is a small attached restaurant, 'The Corner'. It's a separate business from the Hostal, but in the same building, & works with the hostal. Very simple menu but I swear the empanadas (baked in pizza dough) with salsas, & the pizzas, are amongst the best & freshest I've ever eaten. Long may that continue. Good traveller's choice.
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177 out of 191 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend Costa Rica Backpackers
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|Location -||76%||Cleanliness -||80%||Value -||88%|
some staff is rude, location is ok, rooms are very basics but the rest is ok... there are other hostels near by, better go there...
The tourman Justin is really nice. The tours we did were sooo cool. Thanks a lot for all your help, Justin!!!!
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