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Costa Rica Backpackers Hostel

Avenida 6, calle 21/25, San Jose, Costa Rica

A long-standing favorite, this hostel is the hub for travelers in Costa Rica. We offer a relaxing oasis amidst the busy streets of San Jose where you can meet people from all around the world. Brand new dormitories and double rooms. Read more

86% Overall Rating 51 out of 59 customers would recommend this property based on 59 reviews

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 79%

Facilities 84%

Location 78%

Safety 89%

Staff 88%

Value 89%

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Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Late Check-out
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bar APM-96
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVDs
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Jobs Board
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Meeting Room
  • Microwave
  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • PlayStation
  • Postal Service
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine

Important Information

** FREE BREAKFAST (from the 15th August 2017)
** Deluxe dormitories (Each bed offers a USB port, reading light, curtains and a huge locker)
** Happy hour every day from 4pm (Great staff waiting for you at the Bar)
** Hot showers
** Good WiFi

*The deposit and / or booking fee will be charged at today's US $ conversion rate and is non refundable
The total payable on arrival will be in our currency as shown above
*Your currency (USD) is shown as a guide, based on the exchange rate.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 12:00

Latest Check-out: 12:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Not Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to San Jose?

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A long-standing favorite, this hostel is the hub for travelers in Costa Rica. We offer a relaxing oasis amidst the busy streets of San Jose where you can meet people from all around the world. Brand new dormitories and double rooms. Read more

Shared Rooms

4 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

6 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

4 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

6 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

8 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

10 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Private Rooms

Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

About Costa Rica Backpackers

* Swimming pool
* Biggest tropical garden in town
* 2 Licensed bar & restaurant
* Live music & Dj's
* Free internet & Wi-Fi access
* Free coffee & tea
* Sunbathing decks
* Music by the pool
* Movies on big screen
* Hot showers
* Fresh linen
* No curfew
* 24hrs security
* Bilingual staff
* Tour desk

We are the original backpackers hostel in the country, opened in October 2001...The 2 owners have had years of backpacking experience in latin America and have a particular way of taking care of people, and making them feel welcome...We are Located in downtown San Jose nearby the national museum, banks, bars, and all the facilities you need

Accommodation Information

** FREE BREAKFAST (from the 15th August 2017)
** Deluxe dormitories (Each bed offers a USB port, reading light, curtains and a huge locker)
** Happy hour every day from 4pm (Great staff waiting for you at the Bar)
** Hot showers
** Good WiFi

*The deposit and / or booking fee will be charged at today's US $ conversion rate and is non refundable
The total payable on arrival will be in our currency as shown above
*Your currency (USD) is shown as a guide, based on the exchange rate.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.