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Kolvereid, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First of all, the whole place looks like a prison. Really, I might have preferred a prison. The staff is terrible, and not helpful at all! Never eat at the restaurant. We were a group of eleven people, and had to wait 1,5 hours before the last person got their order. The food was not that good either. The staff...

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Hamar, Norway
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Okey so i am going to separate this is three. 1. The sheets at the hostel were not clean. 2. The bar/restaurant on top of the hostel is terrible. The service is really awfull, and you have to wait a really long time for the food. ( 1 hour and 20.) The waiter was really rude and angry towards the...

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Airport pickup turned into a mess which eventually got sorted out. We had to wait almost 3 hours from being outside the airport to getting to the hostel. The email they send you re: instructions for catching the airport shuttle ended up not applying to us that night, so we actually had to take a taxi and the hostel payed...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I don't know where to begin! I have been there because I had a meeting close by and a flight the next day. They put crazy night club music so so loud that your room is like a night club. All their behavior are just coming out of a movie hahaha It's just unbelievable. Even if they give you a...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First of all they don't accept credit cards. This neighbourhood is very sketchy.. a lot of drug addicts around. I have visited many cities and neighbourhoods in Costa Rica but this wasn't welcoming at all. Everything was gated which was sign #1. It's very cheap and they don't offer much. Don't be fooled by the photos of the swimming pool,...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I can see why this place got 2.5 stars....wish I had seen that before my stay. We were "greeted" by a cold, impatient guest agent, and eventually led to the 'honeymoon' suite, which was the only double room cleaned. There was no fan in the room, a window that looked out onto a wall and dirty sheets. I understand it...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The room is not very expensive, this is true. But you have to rent EVERYTHING else like towels, blankets etc. Parking is $5 per night for motorcycles. Food and drinks are very expensive. The hole place seem run down with broken sofas and furniture. We were coming in on motorcycles through a rainstorm and were soaking wet, so we asked...

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Thank Linus E
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Good home base hostel, decent little bar up top. Dont take the first room they offer you theres lots of them often better ones and at the same price. The presidential suite is wonderful with a spectacular view. Just check online for whats available before you go in. They tried to give me lesser rooms before i inquired about the...

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Goch, Germany
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

No sockets No cleaning No reservation list No pool No Ventilator In our room weren't even one socket to charge Cockroaches walking everywhere a few The pool wasn't filed with water nothing written before Really never again

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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Funny place for young travelers. Some undergroundvibes with lots of cool painted walls. Good prices and good food. Nice view over San José. Now under construction so swimmingpool not in use and there were no cocktails available.

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hostel Pangea

Address: Barrio Amon Ave 7 st. 3-3 bis, San Jose, Costa Rica
Region: Costa Rica > Province of San Jose > San Jose Metro > San Jose
Price Range: RM71 - RM173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hostel Pangea 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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Hostel Pangea Hotel San Jose
Hostel Pangea Costa Rica/San Jose
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Use very dark glasses to find a good room here!”
 of 5 bubbles J7994YMmartinh, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The front door looks like another thing, so you could pass it without notice. Check on the number.”
 of 5 bubbles dahijo, 30 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Room 44 had bed bugs.”
 of 5 bubbles AGCOtt8, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Don't go here. Bed bugs alert!”
 of 5 bubbles CBallach, 25 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Try the presidential suite, I guess.”
 of 5 bubbles XantonColfax, 25 Jan 2016 | Read review
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