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In & Basic Hostel Lounge

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
2 Jan 2017
“Great hostel in a great location”
30 Nov 2016
“A nice spot to stay”
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Kitchenette
Multilingual Staff
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Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

Comfortable, incredibly knowledgeable &helpful ladies in regards to navigating Costa Rica and a fairly inconsistent breakfast. Rather overpriced, there are cheaper options with the same offerings. This is a place to sleep and leave, there is only relaxing here, a place to read. No fun...More

Thank Hamish C
Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 16 October 2015

My dearest Hamish: We already answered your "price inquieres" for the private room/shared bathroom via Hostelworld. There is a HUGE advantage once that you prepaid a room; you keep a space without paying a lot of money and you ensure a SALE price for the...More

Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Everything you need for a one night stay in the capital. Really friendly staff, good free breakfast, clean room and good hot shower. In a good area for generic restaurants, pretty western. Would definitely recommend getting an official taxi here as we got ripped off...More

Thank Frankie Jane C
Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 26 September 2015

My deepest concern about THIS particular review that was wrote by somebody that WEDIDNT RECEIVED in our hostel; she is NOT registered in our reception/registration list; we havent had ANY problems with NON drivers; WE do use 3 shuttle drivers that are under contract with...More

Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

The beds are very uncomfortable and the blankets are to thin, but the breakfast is good and the conservatory is a good place to relax. A supermarket and a big mall is only 5 and 10 minutes away. The hostle it self was clean and...More

Thank Jonathan P
Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 16 September 2015

Reading your review at the end give us a bitter flavor just because you didnt like the beds; (Im still dont understand due I was present during the 2 nights that you vere IN the hostel) you gave us a 2 stars; but you did...More

Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

I stayed at this hostel on two separate occasions during my travels. After my first stay I was so excited to go back! The hostel is so clean and comfortable. It is definitely the cleanest hostel I have been to in Costa Rica with the...More

Thank Natali S
Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 3 August 2015

Was a real pleasure to have you at home, and been your choosed option! Please consider In&Basic as your home away from home in San Jose! All the best during your continuos travelling!! Pura Vida! XOXO Paula

Reviewed 17 July 2015 via mobile

The staff is very friendly and good organized. We stayed in a double room for two nights with a shared bathroom. The hostel was very clean and our room was nice. The beds were quite worn out. Breakfast was ok: pancakes, melons, banana, coffee, free...More

Thank Kristinxxx
Response from inandbasic, Owner at In & Basic Hostel LoungeResponded 24 July 2015

Dear Guests: WE do offer a differente breakfast every day; shame that sometimes it doesnt fit the taste or usual meals habits for some people; but the mayority always wins in terms of prefference and likeness! Beds are perfect; the same response in terms of...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Details
Price range
US$14 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$14 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Response from Alejandro C |
Hi! you can send them an email to reservations @ inandbasic . com the owner's name is Paula and she will be very pleased to help you out. The shuttle to the hostal is really safe, the driver speak fair english (and spanish... More
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"talk with paula or erika"
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"All rooms were good. The one I stayed in up the first flight of stairs on the right had its own bathroom..."
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"Try and get one of the rooms upstairs. The one with the shelves"
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