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    Costa Rica Backpackers

    Avenida 6, Calle 21/25 | De la iglesia Sagrado Corazon, 100 metros norte, 50 oeste., San Jose, Costa Rica
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    Overview
    • Excellent17%
    • Very good38%
    • Average25%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible9%
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    “costa rica” (33 reviews)
    “swimming pool” (14 reviews)
    “place to stay” (18 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 253 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    The receptionist hate his job and the room was not clean at all. No air condition. We needed to have the windows open during the night and that resulted in a lots of flies and bugs. The pool was not clean. The bar was really...More

    Thank S N
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Given the fairly cheap price, we weren't expecting luxury, however the small damp rooms, uncomfortable beds, very very basic breakfast and the five, six and seven o clock wake up calls from the nearby passing trains were just a bit too much. The staff were...More

    Thank eb0410
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    The hostel is nice, i slept there for a few nights on two occasions in dorm 7 and 3. Dorm 7 was good and dorm 3 was really comfortable and new. I also liked the common areas and the pool is lovely. The restaurant is...More

    Thank Katya D
    Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

    We were staying two times at Costa Rica Backpackers and wouldn't go there again! Our first stay in CRB was ok. That was at the end of June. We thought that the hostels was nothing special, but good enough to stay a few days to...More

    Thank tanjapedro
    Reviewed 4 August 2017

    Awesome place with lots of space. I love the fact they have a pool. The have lots of areas to hang out in so you never feel congested. It is awesome their beds have curtains so you have a bit more privacy. Everything super clean....More

    Thank Dominique1012
    Cocoon Hotel
    496 reviews
    #55 of 77 hotels in San Jose
     
    Hotel Grano de Oro San Jose
    1,785 reviews
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    Apartotel La Sabana
    900 reviews
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    Hotel Presidente
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    #5 of 77 hotels in San Jose
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$10 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 4
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    Hollie K
    8 March 2015|
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    Response from Costa Rica B | Property representative |
    Hi! We have airport shuttle from the airport for $24, the cheapest in town! There is also a public bus you can take right on the sidewalk (outside the airport) The bus has this sign: T.U.A.S.A / Alajuela - San José. They... More
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    "Try to get one that is not in the basement."
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