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Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel

Avenida 6 Calle 21/23, San Jose, Costa Rica
+506 2221 6191

€12+

Overall guest ratings

7.3/10 Good
based on 931 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 8.6
  • 4.8
  • 4.0

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    About

    Putting you in a great location within just a 10-minute walk of National Museum and Parque Nacional, Costa Rica Backpackers - Hostel offers an airport shuttle (available on request) for USD 24 per vehicle one way. The outdoor pool is a great spot to take a dip, and guests can grab a bite to eat at Mochila, which serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Other highlights include a bar/lounge and a garden.

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    AMENITIES

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Business centre
    • Internet
    • Laundry service
    • Game room
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Free parking
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    7.3 Good
    based on 931 reviews
    • 9.5 "Incredible bar."
    • 8.6 "Pool is good."
    • 7.9 "Good location."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      9.2 "92% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "100% thought it was easy to get to the train station."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 7.6 "Good service."
      8.2 "82% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% thought the service was very professional."
    • 6.5 "Food is average."
    • 4.8 "Not very clean."
      4.2 "58% said rooms were dirty."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
      1.1 "Unclean dining area, according to 89%."
    • 4.0 "Internet is poor."
      3.4 "66% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.4 "Breakfast is below average."
      2.9 "71% said the breakfast was too expensive."
    • 3.4 "Rooms are not good."
      3.3 "67% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.8 "72% complained about the bathroom."
      4.2 "58% said rooms were dirty."
      0.7 "93% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.5 "65% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.8 "72% had problems with the shower."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were small."
      4.2 "For 58%, the rooms looked old."
      0.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 100%."
    • 2.8 "Quite uncomfortable."
      3.3 "67% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.0 "80% thought it was too noisy."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were small."
      0.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 100%."
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    Overall rating

    6.8 Good
    based on 428 reviews
    • 8.4 "Pool is good."
    • 8.0 "Location is great."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
    • 7.4 "Good service."
      8.0 "80% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.3 "Food is average."
    • 4.2 "Not very clean."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were dirty."
      3.0 "70% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.5 "Dirty pool, said 55%."
    • 3.5 "Internet is poor."
      2.9 "71% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.4 "Breakfast is below average."
    • 2.8 "Quite uncomfortable."
      3.4 "66% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.9 "81% thought it was too noisy."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were small."
    • 2.8 "Awful rooms."
      3.4 "66% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      2.6 "74% complained about the bathroom."
      3.9 "61% said rooms were dirty."
      0.7 "93% thought they were poorly maintained."
      2.3 "77% said rooms were small."
      3.0 "70% said the bathroom was dirty."
      2.7 "73% had problems with the shower."
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    Overall rating

    7.7 Good
    based on 9 reviews
    • 3.5 "Rooms are not good."

    Overall rating

    7.4 Good
    based on 493 reviews
    • 9.4 "Incredible bar."
    • 8.7 "Pool is good."
    • 7.7 "Good location."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      9.3 "93% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 7.5 "Good service."
      8.4 "84% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.5 "Food is average."
    • 5.5 "Average cleanliness."
      5.0 "Only 50% thought the pool was clean."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      3.5 "65% complained about the bathroom."
      4.5 "55% said rooms were dirty."
      0.7 "93% thought they were poorly maintained."
      3.1 "69% had problems with the shower."
      4.2 "58% said the bathroom was dirty."
      4.7 "For 53%, the rooms looked old."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were small."
    • 3.9 "Internet is poor."
      3.4 "66% said the wifi quality was bad."
    • 3.1 "Awful breakfast."
    • 2.8 "Quite uncomfortable."
      3.5 "65% didn't like the uncomfortable beds."
      1.8 "82% thought it was too noisy."
      2.6 "74% said rooms were small."
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    Hotel type
    Wellness Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a wellness hotel
    Friends Hotel
    Guests recommend this for traveling with friends.
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
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