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Bayfield
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

We stayed in this hotel as we passed through the airport. It is nice and the service is great. The breakfast was also good. We really enjoyed the hotel. The staff was very helpful with information and finding taxis.

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Thank Richelle H
San Pedro La Laguna, Guatemala
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I would definitely stay here again. Friendly staff, clean rooms, safe part of town. It is not the cheapest, but certainly not the most expensive. If you're looking for a nice little cozy place with breakfast included, then stay here. Free wifi. Be ready to speak Spanish.

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Thank James S
Atlantis, Florida
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23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Truely a very good place to stay when in San Salvador. Family run, overall clean, secure, very good breakfast. Rooms in my experience are small but typical to many smaller B&B and budget hotels / hostels and always clean accommodations and linens. English is spoken by Yolanda's (manager) son. when in San Salvador the Hotel San Jose Hostal is my... More 

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Thank Bruce H
Birmingham
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10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 September 2014

We stayed here after flying into El Salvador for a six week holiday. We chose this hostal which is infact more like a hotel due to it being in the safer part of town. The hostal is a ten minute taxi ride away from downtown and there is nothing really around in the neighborhood. There was nobody else staying in... More 

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Thank Kate R
Honduras
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94 reviews
38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 May 2014

We went to San Salvador for a Zoe concert (which was unfortunately cancelled). This place was located only minutes away from good restaurants, a university, and the concert venue. Staff were helpful and I enjoyed the breakfast. Extra points for "show" as the "chef" brings out your breakfast in full garb, chef hat, etc. Aircon was definitely necessary in San... More 

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Puerto Cortes
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113 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2014

We recently spent 3 nights here, and I had to take photos of every nook, it is so cozy, yet with its open breakfast area/patio, so breezy and open. Our room overlooked the patio, and was nice and cool without A/C. The breakfasts were delicious, and were included in the price - be sure to try the El Salvador "desayuno... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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48 reviews
30 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 11 January 2014 via mobile

If you want to explore the city this place is perfectly located in a safe neighbourhood,close to the boulevard de Los heroes (15 minute walk). Breakfast is included and fleshly cooked (even the scrambled eggs). Staff was extremely helpful in finding our way through the country. Last but not least the place is clean and looks nice.

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Thank Carolien H
Granite Falls, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 1 January 2014

I stayed at the hotel in December.The best place I have stayed for the price.The service was great.The free breakfast was better.The location is great.Close to restaurants and stores.Within walking distance of Metro Centro.The people are very friendly and very helpful.I would stay at this bed and breakfast again.

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Thank Donnie2014
London, United Kingdom
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118 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2013

This is one of the best places we've stayed whilst travelling over the last 10 months. The owner was really friendly and helpful - gave us maps and an umbrella - and the rest of the staff were really friendly too. It's like a 2* hotel (European standard) - clean, quiet, AC and fan, good wifi, cable TV, very comfortable... More 

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San Marcos, Texas
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13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 24 September 2013

We just visited San Salvador for the first time and had a wonderful experience here. The room was clean, the staff was friendly and the breakfast was very nice. I would recommend this to anyone taking a trip to San Salvador and would definitely stay here again.

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
San Jose Hostel is located in Zona Bohemia, a residential area accessible from anywhere in San Salvador. Close to restaurants, bars, cinemas, banks, supermarkets, and 5 minutes from Metrocentro, 8 minutes from the historic centre and 500 meters from the University of El Salvador, and at 45 minutes from the international airport of El Salvador ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel San Jose Hostal

Address: Entre 39 Av. Norte y Av. Izalco Boulevard Universitario No. 2212 | Colonia San José, San Salvador, El Salvador
Region: El Salvador > San Salvador Department > San Salvador
Price Range: RM152 - RM223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel San Jose Hostal 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Personally I prefer ground level.”
 of 5 bubbles Bruce-Hohenstein, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All rooms and areas have good wifi coverage, take your pick!”
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  • Our room, so quiet and peaceful!
 of 5 bubbles bouchardjm, 11 Mar 2014 | Read review
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