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Maleku Hostel

140 reviews
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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Airport Transportation
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 22 December 2017

Maleku Hostel is a great place to sleep before heading to your next destination in CR. We chose this hostel because our flight arrived @ 2AM and we needed a place to stay before heading to San José the next day. They have a 24...More

Thank Hunter V
Reviewed 28 November 2017

This hostel is very basic. All showers and toilets are shared. It is close to the airport and they have a service to bring you to the airport (they do not pick you up) that is very handy. Staff is friendly.

Thank JBHolland
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Maleku Hostel is a very cozy place. I was received very warmly by the staff and got all the necessary information. The hostel is located 2min from the airport, which makes it an ideal option when arriving/leaving Costa Rica. It's small but has all the...More

Thank eeaarr
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

The style is oldish and a little basic but comfortable, clean and friendly. Location is excellent for Juan Santamaria airport and hourly shuttle provided to there. Staff are super helpful and prices excellent. Everything thing I needed was available. New mattress on the bed is...More

Thank Phillip R
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

We arrived late, at 11:30, and the reception was accommodating for our late arrival. We let them know ahead of time, so they were expecting the taxi. We had a private room with plenty of space. The only complaints: the top bunk bed was very...More

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Airport Transportation
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US$17 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Price range
US$17 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Location location location!"
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"Private would be better than the poor dorm room?"
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"Road out front is very loud from rooms right by front desk - but might be unavoidable."
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