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Hostel Casa Colon

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“private room”(21 reviews)
“key card access”(3 reviews)
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Nice, quiet hostel with excellent wi-fi, included breakfast and friendly, helpful staff and safe Central location. Not the best hostel for socialising with other travellers or partying. I feel the hostel could improve by using the common space to hold more social events for residents...More

Thank Prath K
Response from HostelCasaColon, Front Office Manager at Hostel Casa ColonResponded 12 December 2017

We really appreciate your comment, we will improve in our common areas!

Reviewed 3 December 2017

A great stay in a beautiful historic building. Very nicely furnished, helpful staff, secure, very clean, in short everything you could want for just $10/night! Also very close to bus routes including the airport.

Thank Simon P
Response from HostelCasaColon, Front Office Manager at Hostel Casa ColonResponded 12 December 2017

Thank You for choosing Casa Colón! and for your good comment!

Reviewed 24 September 2017

it was within walking distance of the centre of town. I thought the food was good, I had both breakfast and dinner there and the staff were all very helpful. My room was comfortable and quite clean. On removing my suitcase from the storage area,...More

Thank cms99
Response from HostelCasaColon, Front Office Manager at Hostel Casa ColonResponded 9 October 2017

Thank you for your comment, we really apologize the situation with the storage room, sometimes people put food there, and this is a problem for us! Greetings!

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff.. Good price and great location.. definitely will visit again. .Típico breakfast is a must.. Daniel at the front desk is always giving you good advice..Near the Mercado Central de San José..where you can eat real cheap and real good place to find souvenirs...More

Thank dieseld3
Response from HostelCasaColon, Front Office Manager at Hostel Casa ColonResponded 16 August 2017

Thanks for your comment! See you the next time!

Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

I never visited hostels before and this was my first one ever. And i was always sceptical of these places since i watched the movie hostel lol, but i must say this is amazing place. 7$ a night, free towel (deposit required) right in downtown,...More

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US$12 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$12 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#4 Best Value Hotel in San Jose
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David C
5 September 2017|
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Response from dieseld3 | Reviewed this property |
As far as pricing you better calling them direct.. When I was there with my family the room was clean and the staff was really nice and helpful.. The Hostel is close to the downtown of San José..You have there the Jade... More
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amandao178
23 February 2017|
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Response from HostelCasaColon | Property representative |
Hi! Yes we have a storage room and also in the dorms are lockers. Thanks for contacting us!
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Teri D
23 January 2017|
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Response from HostelCasaColon | Property representative |
Hi, Yes there is a bridge under construction. We do offer shuttle service, its a flat rate,much lower than $60. If you wish to book, just let us know how many people and the flight arrival. Our email info@hostelcasacoloncom
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"it is in walking distance of centre of town."
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"Definitely choose a room in the back away from the busy road"
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"Don't get a taxi from ticabus, walk! it is about 300 metres away at most."
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"Upstairs may get you a quieter sleep :)"
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